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Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has named the members of a Task Force that will work to implement the plan to end the AIDS epidemic in New York. The Task Force will support the effort to reduce the number of new HIV infections to 750 per year by 2020.
The choreographers Heidi Latsky and Kriota Willberg offer presentations as part of Art, Anatomy and the Body: Vesalius 500, a festival produced by the New York Academy of Medicine.
The Montclair Senior Citizen Advisory Committee's will host its annual Seniorama on October 16 to coalesce local seniors around the issues that affect them and offer information on how to age in place in the municipality. Highlighted speakers include Lindsay Goldman, Project Director of Age-friendly NYC.
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Drawing on the lessons of Superstorm Sandy, a new report from The New York Academy of Medicine (NYAM), “Resilient Communities: Empowering Older Adults in Disasters and Daily Life,” presents an innovative set of recommendations to strengthen and connect formal and informal support systems to keep older adults safe during future disasters.
A new issue brief from NYAM, “Achieving the Triple Aim in New York State: the Potential Role of Hospital Community Benefit,” is the first in a series related to promoting a better understanding of Community Benefit in New York State and how it can advance population health.
NYAM commissioned an analysis of hospital community benefit investments by New York State hospitals. The new issue brief analyzes the reported expenditures of NYS hospitals in the categories of the IRS Schedule H report.
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