Health e-News

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

Center for Global Health Hosts First Case Competition

Feature | Jan 14, 2020

Three interdisciplinary teams of New York Tech students presented solutions to a global health crisis.

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Helping Stroke Victims Get Back on Their Feet

Feature | Jan 07, 2020

John Handrakis, professor of physical therapy, takes part in Veterans Affairs research to improve knee movement in stroke victims.

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News Byte: Physician Assistant Studies Receives Continued Accreditation

Feature | Nov 18, 2019

The 98-credit PA program, comprising 158 master’s degree candidates, is part of NYIT School of Health Professions.

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Experts Offer Guidance on Ways Athletes Can Overcome Physical and Emotional Challenges

Feature | Nov 07, 2019

Health-care professionals discussed ways athletes can overcome physical, mental, and emotional challenges to achieve success in their sport at the New York Institute of Technology Center for Sports Medicine’s Annual Conference on November 4.

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Understanding Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome and Hypermobility Spectrum Disorders

Feature | Nov 05, 2019

Researchers at NYIT School of Health Professions and NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine seek to uncover new information that will improve quality of life for patients with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome and other hypermobility spectrum disorders.

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News Byte: Nursing Students Receive White Coats

Feature | Oct 31, 2019

The Class of 2021 received their white coats, signifying the transition from the classroom to clinical practice.

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School of Health Professions Hosts Long Island’s First Accessible Haunted House

Feature | Oct 30, 2019

On October 26, NYIT School of Health Professions held the first accessible haunted house, providing children with special needs a fun and inclusive Halloween treat.

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Mark Gugliotti Corrects Poor Posture on National News

Feature | Oct 10, 2019

As seen on CBS News, Associate Professor of Physical Therapy Mark Gugliotti discusses the importance of proper posture.

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Students Donate Time to Help Refugees

Feature | Aug 05, 2019

School of Health Professions students traveled to Greece on a medical outreach program to work with refugees.

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News Byte: Nutrition Program Ranked Among Best in U.S.

Feature | Jul 31, 2019

NYIT’s M.S. in Clinical Nutrition was selected as one of the top 50 programs in the nation by

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