TouroCOM News

TouroCOM’s Award-Winning “Mini Medical School” Scores Again

August 16, 2021

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine Harlem’s “MedAchieve Scholars” program has been awarded the 2021 “Inspiring Programs in STEM Award” from INSIGHT Into Diversity Magazine, for the third consecutive year.

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Med School Alum is Back at TouroCOM, Now as a Professor

August 02, 2021

Like many a good professor, TouroCOM’s Dr. Nicole McGill sees herself in many of her students. In Dr. McGill’s case, the connection/resemblance is a bit stronger. In 2012, after working in the restaurant industry for ten years, Dr. McGill decided she wanted a change and enrolled in TouroCOM Harlem.

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TouroCOM Middletown Holds Safe In-Person Medical Simulation Boot Camp

July 29, 2021

At the tail-end of a challenging year of online learning in the Medical Simulation Course, second-year students at TouroCOM Middletown participated in an in-person Medical Simulation bootcamp that ran for two consecutive days on May 4-5.

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NY Rugby Team Doctor is TouroCOM Alum

July 26, 2021

When members of New York’s professional rugby team, Rugby United New York (RUNY) need treatment or have medical questions they turn to their team doctor, TouroCOM Harlem alum Jeremy Hanson.

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Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine Graduates the Class of 2021

June 02, 2021

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine graduated 239 new Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine last week from its two New York schools - in Harlem and Middletown.

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Meet the Grads: From Haiti to Harlem

May 25, 2021

Born and raised in Haiti, Amos Alcius - Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine Class of 2021 - survived the devastation of the 2010 earthquake, restarted his medical education in the United States and in June will begin residency at Tufts Medical Center in Boston in surgery-preliminary anesthesia.

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Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine Awards “Empowerment” Scholarship

May 21, 2021

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine’s popular MedAchieve afterschool program has awarded its inaugural “Empowerment Scholarship” to Khushba Ahmed, a graduating senior at Harlem’s A. Philip Randolph High School.

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Bringing Quality Healthcare to Underserved Communities

May 07, 2021

It’s five-thirty in the morning in late February, and Sheneen Lalani, DO, is already in a car service to her hospital in the Bronx.

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Touro Alumni of Color Give Back During Mentoring Event

May 06, 2021

TouroCOM students heard from successful alumni of color during the school’s first Alumni of Color Mentoring event held virtually on April 8.

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Achieving Diversity in Medical School

February 25, 2021

New York, N.Y. – Successful recruitment of underrepresented minorities (URMs) to medical school is enhanced when prospective applicants are able to interact with minority medical students who have already overcome the barriers.

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