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NYAM Fellows embody the highest levels of achievement and leadership in the fields of urban health, science, social work, nursing, education, law, medicine and research. Fellows are an elite group of health professionals of the utmost distinction who, taken together, comprise a body of knowledge, expertise and commitment that is the foundation of NYAM's strength. They are leaders in thought, action and vision who have dedicated their lives and careers to working to improve the health of the public.
NYAM continued its 167-year tradition of hosting an Annual Meeting of the Voting Fellows and Anniversary Discourse & Awards Ceremony on November 6, 2014, including the induction of new Fellows and Members, a talk by Lasker Foundation President Dr. Claire Pomeroy, the presentation of the Academy Distinguished Awards, and recognition of NYAM’s 30-year Fellows.
The NYAM Section on Anesthesiology held its annual Residents’ Night on September 30, 2014. Thanks to a generous grant from NAPA, 18 residents and some 30 faculty members representing the departments of anesthesia in New York came together for a convivial evening of excellent food, wine, and science.
The NYAM Sections on Social Work and Health Care Delivery hosted the 2014 Social Work Recognition Night on September 15, 2014. The event honored Dr. Susan Bernstein, Director of Social Work Services at Mount Sinai Hospital, and her senior leadership team for their work to develop care coordination models shown to reduce unnecessary re-hospitalizations.
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