July 29, 2015
New York, N.Y. – Dr. Kenneth J. Steier, Dean of the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) Middletown campus, has been appointed to the New York State Board for Professional Medical Conduct (PMC). The appointment was made by Governor Cuomo upon recommendation by the board and by state health commissioner, Dr. Howard Zucker.
July 14, 2015
New York, N.Y. – Nearly $66,000 was raised by the Harlem community to fund scholarships for underrepresented minorities to attend Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine at the school’s second official “parlor” meeting hosted recently by attorneys John Lynch and Sylvia Khatcherian at their home on West 116th Street in Harlem.
June 22, 2015
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.
June 11, 2015
Dr. Regina Benjamin, Former U.S. Surgeon General, Tells Graduates to Lead, Give Back, and Become a Voice for the Invisible
May 12, 2015
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.
April 27, 2015
Elderly people with HIV/AIDS have fewer lesions of Alzheimer's disease in their brains than their HIV-negative peers, new findings presented here at Touro College Research Day show.
April 22, 2015
New York, N.Y. – All of the 124 students graduating from Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) in Harlem this coming June who sought and were eligible for highly-coveted fall residencies have been matched successfully, the school has announced.
February 20, 2015
Touro College Of Osteopathic Medicine in Middletown, New York has chosen the founding members for its newly created Advisory, Advancement, and Advocacy (AAA) Board.
February 12, 2015
New York, N.Y. – Robert Goldberg, DO, executive dean of Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM), today announced the appointment of Arthur Prancan, Ph.D. as preclinical dean of the medical school.
January 26, 2015
Catskill Hudson Area Health Education (AHEC) is especially pleased to welcome Kenneth J. Steier, DO, MBA, MPH, MHA, MGH, Dean of Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine – Middletown campus as the newest member of its Board of Directors. Dr. Steier’s position on the Board not only offers his contribution of expertise in Health Resources Services Administration, but a prolific collaboration between Catskill Hudson AHEC and TouroCOM as well.