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NYAM is proud to be a participant in the World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), a high-profile initiative that aims to promote and facilitate innovation in the delivery of health care around the globe. NYAM President Jo Ivey Boufford and Deputy Director for Health Policy Ana Garcia will attend the Summit in Doha, Qatar on December 10-11.
NYAM Senior Policy Associate Peter Schafer has participated for the last decade in a community-based participatory research project funded by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) to examine links between stress, poverty, and ethnicity among young parents.
As we mark World AIDS Day today, NYAM's Senior Vice President for Policy and Planning selects a few highlights from NYAM’s 25-year record of response to the global epidemic.
The Epoch Times profiles Dr. Ruth Finkelstein, Senior Vice President for Policy and Planning at NYAM.
“Many people do feel strongly that weakened research capacity in those countries in which diseases are most endemic may be one of the major factors in their inability to curb, prevent, and treat diseases,” Jo Ivey Boufford, president of the New York Academy of Medicine, told delegates at a symposium of the World Health Summit in Berlin, Germany last month.
NYAM President Jo Ivey Boufford, MD chaired two sessions at this year's World Health Summit in Berlin.
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)
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|01/21/14||Counting the Dead in Reformation London: 16th-Century Community Health Efforts|
|01/25/14||The New York Metropolitan Breast Cancer Group 41st Annual Symposium: Breast Cancer 2014|
|02/18/14||The 2014 Howard Fox Memorial Lecture: Update on Genetic Skin Disorders and Their Management|
|03/04/14||The 2014 International Conference on Urban Health|