Health e-News

This blog features news, events, student work and activities, faculty research, and more from NYIT’s School of Health Professions. Contact mhaar@nyit.edu for more information.

Conference Sparks Innovative Discussions on AI Machine Learning

News Release | May 09, 2019

On May 8, New York Institute of Technology, in partnership with LISTnet and Check Point Software Technologies Ltd., gathered tech experts and aficionados to discuss cutting-edge artificial intelligence (AI) advancements impacting and disrupting today’s businesses.
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Countdown to Commencement 2019

Feature | Apr 30, 2019

On May 19, New York Institute of Technology will honor the Class of 2019 at the 58th Commencement Ceremony on the university’s Long Island campus.


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18th Annual Faculty Scholars Reception: Celebrating NYIT’s Creative Achievements

Feature | Apr 19, 2019

Nearly 190 scholars, scientists, professionals, and researchers were honored at the 18th Annual Faculty Scholars Reception at NYIT de Seversky Mansion on April 11.


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Earth Day 2019: How a Planetary Diet Could Save Our World

Feature | Apr 19, 2019

Associate Professor Lorraine Mongiello, DRPH, talks to The Box about the Planetary Health Diet and the impact it has on people’s overall health and the environment.


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The Use of Cannabis in Health Care

Feature | Apr 18, 2019

At NYIT School of Health Professions' Dean's Speaker Series, four medical professionals discussed the use of medical marijuana, its benefits, and the importance of educating patients and health care professionals.


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Ask an Expert: The Keto Diet Explained in One Minute

Feature | Apr 09, 2019

Mindy Haar, Ph.D., breaks down the the latest trend in weight loss and warns of side effects associated with a low-carb diet.


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News Brief: OT Earns 100% Pass Rate

Feature | Feb 28, 2019

For the first time in the history of the program, students in NYIT's M.S. in Occupational Therapy program achieved a 100% pass rate on the NBCOT (National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy).


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Student Profile:Lauren Buchwald, Physicians Assistant Studies