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