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News Byte: Two New York Tech Deans Named to Healthcare Power List

Dean of the College of Osteopathic Medicine Nicole Wadsworth, D.O., and Dean of the School of Health Professions Gordon Schmidt, Ph.D., were name to Long Island Business News’ 2022 Power Health Care list.

NYITCOM Welcomes the Class of 2026

NYITCOM’s newest medical students received their first white coats during two days of celebration in Long Island, N.Y., and Jonesboro, Ark.

988: Changing the Response to Mental Health Crises

Anu Raj, Psy.D., clinical psychologist at the Center for Behavioral Health, explains why 988, the new emergency number for mental health crises, provides Americans with a much-needed resource.

Your Fitness Class May Boost Thinking Skills

A study by New York Tech researchers analyzes whether instructor-led vs. self-paced exercise offers greater “brain-boosting” benefits.

News Byte: Site Dean of NYITCOM-Arkansas Named Chair-Elect of AACOM

Shane Speights, D.O., site dean of NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine at Arkansas State University (NYITCOM-Arkansas), was recently named chair-elect of the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM) executive board.

News Byte: NYITCOM Alumnus Completes Residency Caring for “First Americans”

First-gen student Ying Tang (D.O. ’19) was honored recently for completing his three-year residency program at the Chickasaw Nation Medical Center in Ada, Okla.

Hadjiargyrou Is New York Tech’s First Distinguished Professor

Professor Michael Hadjiargyrou, Ph.D., chair of the Department of Biological and Chemical Sciences and director of the D.O./Ph.D. program, has been named New York Institute of Technology’s first distinguished professor. This designation recognizes outstanding faculty who have achieved the highest levels of scholarship over the course of their careers.

Medical Student Awarded Competitive AHA Scholarship

NYITCOM student Nikki Maddie has secured a Scholarship in Cardiovascular Disease from the American Heart Association (AHA) to study the link between obesity and hypertension.

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