The Institute Holds Fourth Annual Research & Innovation Symposium

New York, NY (March 18, 2015) – The Institute’s annual Research & Innovation Symposium was held  Wednesday, March 11th at The New York Academy of Medicine.  The event allows the great minds of the Institute to share innovative research projects with colleagues, the community and Institute partners.

There were 48 projects presented and about 180 people in attendance.  It was an evening of discovery and recognition of the dedication, hard work and creativity of Institute staff who constantly strive to improve their services and develop new models of care, often even after the work day is complete.  At the end of the evening, attendees voted for the best projects in four categories — Research, Continuous Quality Improvement, Innovative Projects and People’s Choice.

Awards were presented to the standout projects in each category:

Click on the links above to view the winning presentations. Congratulations to all of the Institute staff who participated in the event.

The Institute Holds Fourth Annual Research & Innovation Symposium ImageResearch Award presented by Red Schiller, MD, chief medical officer, to winners, Liz Lever, LMSW and Elizabeth Mitchell, LCSW
The Institute Holds Fourth Annual Research & Innovation Symposium ImageWinners of the CQI Award, Rebecca Green, LMSW and Jesse Feinman
The Institute Holds Fourth Annual Research & Innovation Symposium ImageWinner of the Innovative Projects Award, Arin Kramer, FNP
The Institute Holds Fourth Annual Research & Innovation Symposium ImageWinner of the People's Choice Award, Pik-Sai Yung, MD