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.

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

Student Profile: Marin Graham DPT '19

Alumni Profile: Christopher Frumusa

Profile | Feb 15, 2019

Christopher Frumusa (B.S. ’14) came to NYIT to study physical therapy. He switched his major to health sciences after he realized he wanted to help patients in a different way.


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Nursing Professor Dr. Elizabeth Simon Is Quoted Within Exhibited Indian Artwork

Alumni Profile: Alix Small Anand

Profile | Feb 08, 2019

When babies are too sick to nurse or bottle feed, Neonatal Dietician Alix Small Anand (M.S. ’12) ensures they get the right nutrition.


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SHP Faculty Presents to STEP High Schoolers

Alumni Profile: Alessandra Capizzi

Profile | Feb 06, 2019

As a physician assistant, Capizzi is fulfilling her lifelong dream to help patients and finding ways to make a positive impact on the profession.


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NYIT Experts Take Over the Airwaves

Feature | Feb 04, 2019

NYIT faculty members shared their research findings and expertise the week of January 28 on The Academic Minute.


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NYIT makes an impact at the American Physical Therapy Association’s 2019 Combined Sections Meeting