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What’s New at Sophie Davis

What’s New at Sophie Davis

 

Two researchers get boost with new award

January 5, 2016         

 

Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering Susannah Fritton of the Grove School of Engineering and Associate Professor of Biology Anuradha Janakiraman of the Division of Science are the first recipients of the Harvey L. Karp ’49 Discovery Award in the Sciences.  Read more.

 

https://www.ccny.cuny.edu/news/two-researchers-get-boost-new-award

 

Sophie Davis medical students experience hospital life

December 29, 2015

 

Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education students in their fifth year rotation at St. Barnabas Hospital reflect the racial, geographical and aspirational diversity of City College of New York and of New York City. Baho Sidiqi was born in Mazar Sharif, Afghanistan, grew up in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, and moved to Queens with his family when he was eight. After graduation from Benjamin N. Cardozo High School, he moved to Hicksville. He hopes to become a doctor while also being involved in teaching and the policy aspect of medicine.  Read more.

 

https://www.ccny.cuny.edu/news/sophie-davis-medical-students-experience-hospital-life

 

AMA awards med school grant to develop community-based care curriculum

November 4, 2015

 

The Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education/CUNY School of Medicine is one of 20 medical schools selected to be a member of the American Medical Association’s Accelerating Change in Medical Education Consortium for its project, “Growing Our Own: Partnering with Health Care Centers to Educate Practitioners for the 21st Century.”  Read more.

 

https://www.ccny.cuny.edu/news/ama-awards-med-school-grant-develop-community-based-care-curriculum

 

New Physician Assistant Program starts in 2016

October 15, 2015

 

The City College of New York Physician Assistant Program, one of the oldest in the country committed to recruiting from and serving underrepresented populations for more than four decades, introduces a new master of science degree program commencing in 2016. The new program replaces the existing undergraduate degree program sponsored by the Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education since 1978.  Read more.

 

https://www.ccny.cuny.edu/site-news/news/new-physician-assistant-program-starts-2016

 

Maurizio Trevisan plays vital role in new medical school

October 13, 2015

 

Maurizio Trevisan, M.D., M.S., dean of the Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education since 2011 and provost of The City College of New York since 2012, oversees the transition of the Sophie Davis School into the CUNY School of Medicine.   “Serving the underserved with a special focus on primary care is a major source of pride and satisfaction,” Trevisan says. “This medical school carries on its longstanding tradition of providing opportunities to pursue medical careers for talented young men and women from diverse backgrounds.”  Read more.

 

https://www.ccny.cuny.edu/site-news/news/maurizio-trevisan-plays-vital-role-new-medical-school

 

CCNY students look forward to their medical careers

August 21, 2015

 

The new school year is a special one for aspiring and current students of The City College of New York's Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education. Starting in 2016, Sophie Davis students will be among the first graduates of the new CUNY School of Medicine, which is pending approval from the New York State Board of Regents.  Read more.

 

https://www.ccny.cuny.edu/news/pre-meds-at-ccny-look-forward-to-their-medical-careers

 

Harlem community responds to new school of medicine at CCNY

July 21, 2015

 

Community leaders have hailed the establishment of the first public medical school in Harlem by The City College of New York in partnership with St. Barnabas Hospital.  Read more.
 

https://www.ccny.cuny.edu/news/community-reaction-to-ccny-med-school

 

City College establishes medical school with St. Barnabas Hospital

July 14, 2015

 

In a major development in the institution’s 168-year history, The City College of New York announces the establishment of the CUNY School of Medicine at City College in partnership with Bronx-based St.  Read more.

 

https://www.ccny.cuny.edu/news/cuny-medical-school-at-ccny

 

Syed Haider, ’14, wins Salk Scholarship for medical school

April 28, 2015

 

Syed Haider from The City College of New York’s Class of 2014 has been awarded a 2015 Jonas E. Salk Scholarship for medical school by the City University of New York.  Read more.

 

https://www.ccny.cuny.edu/news/syed-haider-salk-scholarship