Interprofessional Care Coordination: Looking to the Future
Download the PDF version »
Dr. Shih testified before the Council of the City of New York Health Committee on supporting efforts to build an effective outreach campaign for the upcoming Open Enrollment period of the New York State Health Plan Marketplace.
Now that the dog days of July have arrived, you’ve probably given some thought to taking a dip. But first, you might consider some beach tips from a pair of books—both from the historical medical collection here at the New York Academy of Medicine, published in 1818 and 1918—once used to teach swimming. Of course, some advice has aged better than others.
A New York Academy of Medicine conference series known as TEACH (Teaching Evidence Assimilation for Collaborative Health Care) shows promise for promoting evidence-based practice.
New York City has always had a complicated relationship with the garbage it produces. From the city’s earliest days, trash was dumped in the street, thrown in the rivers, or burned. To help combat this, a city campaign in the 1920s and 1930s aimed its message squarely at city mothers.
To honor the legacy of Margaret E. Mahoney, and her commitment to addressing the health care and developmental needs of vulnerable populations, especially children, a new fellowship program has been created for health professional and health policy students, focused on transforming health care delivery systems for vulnerable urban populations as well as early childhood health and development.
The online application access problem has been fixed. The deadline for submitting applications has been extended to Friday, April 12 at 5pm. All application materials must be submitted online. (Updated Thursday, April 4, 10am)
Support the Fellowship »
Applications Open: Deadline April 8th »
The Academy welcomed nearly 300 guests to the spectacular Mandarin Oriental New York for its 21st Annual Gala on June 9, 2015. Read full story»
|08/03/15||Noxious New York: Race, Class and Garbage|
|Teaching Evidence Assimilation for Collaborative Healthcare|
|08/17/15||Life Along the Curb: Inside the Department of Sanitation of New York|
|08/20/15||2015 Medical Student Forum|
|09/09/15||Author's Night: "Breaking Ground: My Life in Medicine" - Louis W. Sullivan, MD|