Press Release tagged with "commencement"

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New York, N.Y. – The Touro College and University System conferred an honorary doctorate to Dr. Jay Sexter, the provost, CEO and vice president for academic affairs for the Harlem and Middletown, New York campuses of the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM), at the 41st annual commencement exercises of the Lander Colleges at Avery Fisher Hall in Lincoln Center. Dr. Sexter, who is retiring at the end of the 2015 academic year, led the effort to create Touro’s four schools of osteopathic medicine, which distinguished the institution as a national leader in physician education.
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New York, N.Y. – The Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) in Harlem graduated its third class yesterday, conferring 124 candidates with the Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) degree.
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MIDDLETOWN, NY – Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) in Middletown conferred diplomas upon 117 candidates for the doctor of osteopathic medicine (DO) degree. The students, representing TouroCOM’s first graduating class, completed a rigorous four-year medical education and earned the tenth highest scores in the country on their first licensing examination (COMLEX-1).Graduates will complete residency programs at leading hospitals including New York Presbyterian, the Cleveland Clinic and Orange Regional Medical Center.
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Dr. Regina Benjamin, Former U.S. Surgeon General, Tells Graduates to Lead, Give Back, and Become a Voice for the Invisible
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New York, N.Y. – Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) conferred diplomas upon 131 candidates for the doctor of osteopathic medicine (DO) degree last week at festive ceremonies held at the famed Apollo Theater in Harlem. The packed event included numerous awards and accolades, entertainment from three top-flight tenors, and the commissioning of six military students by Retired Major General, United States Army, Philip Volpe, DO.
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New York, N.Y. – At a festive gathering at Harlem’s famed Apollo Theater last week, the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine graduated its sixth class, conferring diplomas upon 123 candidates for the doctor of osteopathic medicine (DO) degree.  The hall was packed with the graduates’ families and friends for the jubilant ceremony, at which the new doctors were reminded by their keynote speaker that medicine is changing rapidly and they must “Adapt… Adapt... Adapt.”
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New York, N.Y. - At a celebratory gathering that included bagpipes, an electric piano and a flutist, the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) conferred diplomas upon 126 members of the Class of 2018 on May 29th at the Apollo Theater in Harlem. The mood dominating the ceremonies was one of joy, optimism, excitement, and especially gratitude – for the support of families, friends, loved ones, faculty, administration and others who helped and encouraged the graduates during medical school.
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New York, N.Y. – When Payal Aggarwal, DO, was just six years old she visited her grandfather in India in the hospital. He had cancer and she told him the experience of their visits made her want to become a doctor when she grew up. “He said nothing would make him happier,” Aggarwal recalled in a recent interview. 
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New York, N.Y. – Regina M. Benjamin, M.D., MBA, who served in the Obama Administration from 2009-2013 as the 18th U.S. Surgeon General, will be the keynote speaker at the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine Class of 2015 Commencement Ceremonies.