TouroCOM News

Outside the Bubble

November 03, 2022

Approximately 200 Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) students and two dozen community organizations descended upon the Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. State Office Building Plaza in Harlem on Friday, Oct. 28 for the school’s 14th biannual health fair.

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Higher Education Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion

October 21, 2022

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) has received national recognition for its commitment to diversity and inclusion, winning the 2022 Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award from INSIGHT into Diversity magazine.

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Worth Saving

October 07, 2022

As a child, Kia Sanford convinced her mom to take her to the pediatrician frequently. “I would pretend to be sick and not getting better,” she recalls. “Once at the office, I’d say ‘Oh, I’m feeling better now,’ and ask the pediatrician for gloves, test tubes, tongue depressors and all kinds of doctor stuff. I scored every time. Eventually, my mother figured out my scam.”

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Leana Pande: “Artist in Residence”

August 19, 2022

Leana Pande, a second-year student at Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) in Middletown, N.Y., has won a 2022-2023 Artist in Residence Award from the American Medical Women’s Association (AMWA).

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Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine Receives STEM Award

August 15, 2022

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) has received the 2022 Inspiring Programs in STEM Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine for its after-school program serving New York City high school students interested in careers in medicine or other health sciences.

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Success with Flying Colors

May 26, 2022

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine Harlem (TouroCOM) graduated 117 new Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine on Tuesday at the famed Apollo Theater, the first in-person commencement the school has held since 2019 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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TouroCOM Middletown Holds 5th Commencement

May 26, 2022

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) Middletown graduated 135 new osteopathic physicians (DOs) Monday at the Paramount Theater in downtown Middletown.

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"Heroes Made Here"

May 11, 2022

Mayor Eric Adams implored underrepresented minority student doctors-in-training at Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) in Harlem to “be bold enough to take heathcare in a new direction” when they become practicing physicians.

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Spring into Health

May 06, 2022

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) Harlem held its 13th biannual health fair on April 14, a warm, sunny afternoon that brought hundreds of community members to the Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. State Office Building Plaza, where they engaged with a wide range of free services and resources.

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Discover the Benefits of a Career as a Pathologists’ Assistant

March 29, 2022

Are you looking for a medical career that lets you make a significant difference in patients’ lives — but doesn’t require you to go to medical school? As a pathologists’ assistant, which requires a master’s degree, you’ll be instrumental in providing patients with answers about their health and giving doctors the information they need to create treatment plans and save lives.

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