TouroCOM News

Puppy Therapy

March 12, 2015

To take a break from studying for their upcoming exams, practicals, and Boards, TouroCOM-Harlem students were treated to a surprise visit from some cute, furry puppies.

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TouroCOM Congratulates Jean Shiraki

March 10, 2015

Newly elected as Chair of the Medical Student Section of Medical State Society of the State of New York, Jean is the first TouroCOM student to hold this position, and has a long history of involvement in the American Medical Association during her time at Touro.

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TouroCOM-Middletown Students Inducted Into Top Honor Society

March 06, 2015

On February 13th, twelve Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine-Middletown students—Janki Shah, Jacklyn Lee, Matthew McCaffery, Odinachi Moghalu, Nima Rejali, Zinan Cheng, Tylor Connor, Daniel Lee, Anu Gopalan, Brendan Skeehan, Christian Muller, and Manoj Jagtiani—were inducted into the Sigma Sigma Phi (SSP) Honor Society, a national osteopathic medicine honors fraternity that recognizes D.O. students who demonstrate high levels of academic excellence and dedication to community service. 

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Communication, Coordination, Collaboration

March 06, 2015

The course is called “Introduction to Cultural Competence in Healthcare” and it is usually offered to Touro’s first year D.O. students to expose them to challenges in understanding cultural diversity in healthcare. The goal is to turn them into better doctors practicing medicine in underserved communities.

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Climbing to the Top

February 11, 2015

The Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine-Harlem Selection Committee recently announced Celsa Tonelli as their candidate for Student D.O. of the Year.

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HVEDC's First EDs & MEDs Roundtable Discussion

February 11, 2015

On February 6, 2015, HVEDC's first EDs & MEDs roundtable discussion was held in Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine's state-of-the-art Middletown Campus.

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One Hundred Black Men of America (OHBM) Donates to TouroCOM’s Minority Students

February 08, 2015

Nonprofit national civic organization One Hundred Black Men (OHBM) recently presented a $2,500 contribution to Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM)’s scholarship fund for Underrepresented Minority Students.

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India, Here We Come!

February 08, 2015

This winter break, Smruti Desai (OMS-II) organized a trip of fourteen first- and second- year Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM-Harlem) students to Narayana Health City in Bengaluru, India through TouroCOM’s International Medicine Club.

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TouroCOM Students Take on Nicaragua

January 29, 2015

This past winter break, twelve TouroCOM students traveled on a ten-day medical service trip to Nicaragua through Global Brigades, a non-profit organization that sends volunteers to third-world countries to assist in improving health services.

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Why TouroCOM - Middletown? A Conversation With Dean Steier

January 15, 2015

What makes TouroCOM Middletown different from other medical schools? Hear from TouroCOM - Middletown dean, faculty and students about what sets us apart and what you can expect.

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