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.

Student Profile: Catherina Davius

Profile | Oct 02, 2018

Nursing student Catherina Davius returned to her home country of Haiti to deliver school supplies to children in underserved schools and churches.


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Alumni Profile: Amanda Kaminaris

Profile | Sep 21, 2018

Amanda Kaminaris applied for NYIT’s undergraduate advanced research program thinking it would be a good resume builder. Instead, biomedical research became a major part of her education.
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SHP Birthday Celebrations Return

Tennis Player Matthew Kolkhorst Makes His NYIT—and U.S. Open—Debut

Feature | Sep 11, 2018

NYIT men’s tennis player Matthew Kolkhorst will launch his college tennis career this fall. But over the summer, he hit the courts at the U.S. Open as a ball person.


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New Faculty Receive New York Welcome

Feature | Aug 30, 2018

The latest faculty members joining the university were welcomed by NYIT President Hank Foley, Ph.D., at the New Faculty Reception on August 28 at NYIT de Seversky Mansion.


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Welcome Back!

Feature | Aug 29, 2018

As the fall 2018 semester begins, students are invited to a Week of Welcome events to kick off the new school year.


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News Brief: Physical Therapy Graduates Break NYIT Record, Score Big

Feature | Aug 13, 2018

NYIT physical therapy 2018 graduates’ 94.9 percent first-time pass rate on the NPTE national licensing exam in July surpasses NYIT’s historical pass rate and exceeds the 92.3 percent national average.


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Happy Campers

Feature | Aug 09, 2018

More than 150 high school students participated in one of six courses in NYIT Academy—an immersive summer program that combines hands-on learning and unique educational experiences.


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News Brief: Work Your PANCE Off—Physician Assistants Achieve 100% Pass Rate

Feature | Jul 30, 2018

For the third-year running the graduating class of the Physician Assistant Studies program has achieved a 100 percent first-time pass rate.


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Special Inauguration Issue and Thank You to Our Donors

Feature | Jul 12, 2018

In this special edition of NYIT Magazine, we celebrate President Foley’s inauguration, showcase the accomplishments of our community of makers and doers, thank our donors who have made the dream of a college education possible for so many students, and look to the future of NYIT.
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