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NYSOMS Thanks ROC-NY Exhibitors
[5/9/2018] - Without our exhibitors, we couldn't put on the world-class conference that NYSOMS members have come to expect and rely on for their CME. THANK YOU. ROC-NY 2018 exhibitors were: more

NYSOMS Announces Poster Contest Winners
[5/8/2018] - As always, NYSOMS' Student Research Poster Competition and its Intern/Resident Case Report and Research Poster Competitions, held during ROC-NY, were highly contested and very well attended. And as always, Poster Chair Sonia Rivera-Martinez, DO, FACOFP, and her team of judges had some tough choices to make. The winners were: more

Awards Galore at ROC-NY!
[5/8/2018] - Besides joining, once again, with the NYITCOM Office of Alumni Relations to put on the NYSOMS Presidents' Reception/NYITCOM Alumni Reception, NYSOMS gave out several awards at the ROC-NY Friday evening festivities.
 
Before stepping down as NYSOMS' President, Patricia Hunt, DO, awarded three NYSOMS members with "President's Awards." In addition, NYSOMS' Convention Committee gave a "Leadership Award" to Barbara Capozzi, DO, who was a double-winner that evening--having also won a President's Award. more

NYSOMS Recognizes Outstanding Students
[5/8/2018] - NYSOMS' Student Scholarship Committee, chaired by Barbara Capozzi, DO, awarded a $500 scholarship to one student from NYITCOM and one student from TouroCOM-NY (including both campuses). Scholarship contestants were required to submit a CV, a personal statement and two letters of recommendation, which the committee examined carefully before choosing the winners. more

Changing of the Guard for NYSOMS Board
[5/2/2018] - Now that former NYSOMS Vice President, Sherman Dunn, DO, has ascended to the presidency, a new slate of officers was also sworn in at NYSOMS' Annual Meeting. more

Dr. Sherman Dunn Sworn in as New NYSOMS President
[5/1/2018] - Sherman Dunn, DO, FACOOG, an OB/GYN from Brooklyn, was sworn in as NYSOMS' President on April 13, 2018, at the society's Annual Meeting. more

PASSING OF A NYSOMS PAST-PRESIDENT
[4/19/2018] - Jerome Ditkoff, DO, who served as president of the New York State Osteopathic Medical Society (NYSOMS) from 1986-1988, died on April 10, 2018, at his home in Manhasset Hills, NY.

Dr. Ditkoff was among the group of NYSOMS members who helped establish what is now the NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine as the first osteopathic medical school in New York State. more

READ NYSOMS WINTER NEWSLETTER
[2/6/2018] - Access the link below to read NYSOMS latest newsletter more

New York Goes To Chicago
[7/28/2017] - Twenty-two delegates and four student delegates made up the New York delegation to  the AOA's annual Business meeting, which ran from July 21-23 in Chicago. more

NY DOH Announces Attestation Guidance for Mandatory Pain Management CME
[4/13/2017] - The New York State Department of Health (NYS DOH) has recently released attestation information to report completion of the mandated CME Pain Management Course. To be in compliance, prescribers must file the self-attestation by July 1, 2017, and once every three years thereafter. To submit your attestation online, access your Health Commerce System (HCS) account and follow these steps: more

Change in DEA Renewal Notification Starting January 1, 2017
[12/19/2016] - Effective January 1, 2017, the DEA is eliminating the informal grace period which the agency has previously allowed for registrants to renew their registrations. more

NYSOMS DO DAY/ROC-NY 2016 NEWSLETTER:
[2/19/2016] - Read about NYSOMS' two most important events--DO Day in Albany and ROC-NY 2016--and learn how you can participate in both! more

NYSOMS FALL NEWSLETTER
[10/28/2015] - Read NYSOMS' Fall 2015 Newsletter here. Find out what happened at the annual AOA House of Delegates meeting, catch up on what your colleagues have been up to, and mark your calendars for NYSOMS' annual convention, ROC-NY, and our December networking event. more

ICD-‐10 Just tell me what I need to know!
[9/29/2015] - If like me you've heard enough about ICD-‐10, lets raise a toast to the fact that October 1st, 2015 is finally here. The delays are over and we can finally get down to it. Here are some quick thoughts to ponder. It matters not whether you are wildly well prepared or woefully worried of the unknown impact of ICD-‐10. These topics are intentionally brief and pragmatic. more

NYSOMS Summer 2015 Newsletter
[6/25/2015] - Read all about it! The latest NYSOMS Newsletter covers ROC-NY 2015, DO Day in Albany and the 2015 Legislative session, graduations and growth at NYITCOM and TouroCOM - and much more! more

ROC-NY HIGHLIGHT--HISTORY OF NYSOMS
[6/8/2015] - Complementing the ROC-NY 2015 theme, "The Evolution of Healthcare," the theme of the ROC-NY President's Reception was "The Evolution of NYSOMS." All NSYOMS past-presidents were honored, and former presidents, Martin Diamond, DO, and Cindy Hoffman, DO, presented a fascinating history of our society--going back to the 19th Century. Watch the video here. more

A Guide for Physicians: Recognizing Measles
[2/18/2015]


NEWSLETTER
[10/25/2011] - The NYSOMS Fall Newsletter is now available online. Access the link below to read about the AOA House of Delegates meeting, what's happening at New York State Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine, NYSOMS' upcoming annual convention, and much more! more

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