September 17, 2015
New York, N.Y. – The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Mid-Manhattan Branch has honored the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) with its distinguished Community Service Award. The Award was presented at the organization’s 14th Annual Freedom Fund Luncheon held recently at the elegant Marina del Rey in the Bronx.
August 25, 2015
New York, N.Y. – David Goldgrab, a fourth-year medical student at the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM)-Harlem and a resident of Waterbury, Connecticut, has been awarded the 2015 Wellsford and Mildred Clark Memorial Scholarship.
August 18, 2015
New York, N.Y. – Diana Rivers, a third-year student at the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) in Harlem, has won the 2015 Sherry R. Arnstein Minority Scholarship, awarded by the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM).
August 11, 2015
New York, N.Y. - While most medical students take the summer off to work, travel, or just recuperate, there were still more than a few students left at the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine in Harlem.
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.