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The Institute Hosts 2019 Research & Innovation Symposium

April 30, 2019

Each spring, the Institute hosts a Research & Innovation Symposium where staff, students, and organizational partners showcase their research and evaluation projects in clinical and community innovation, continuous quality improvement, and scientific inquiry. The...

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The Institute Sponsors O+ Spring Gala

April 30, 2019

On April 6th, 2019, we celebrated the tenth anniversary of O+ as a sponsor of their 2019 Spring Gala in Kingston, NY. The event honored Dr. Renee House with the inaugural CO+NERSTONE award for...

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International Doula Month

April 30, 2019

May is International Doula Month! The Institute for Family Health is proud to offer a no-cost doula matching service as part of our comprehensive prenatal care program in New York City. A doula is a trained professional who...

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Institute Free Clinics Receive Cancer Screening Award from NYC DOHMH

March 28, 2019

On Friday, March 8th, the ECHO and New York City Free Clinics were recognized by the New York City Department of Health & Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) at the 2019 Community Cares Project (CCP) Partner Recognition Ceremony....

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The Institute Goes to Albany for Health Center Advocacy Day 2019

March 28, 2019

On Monday, March 4th, Institute for Family Health staff traveled to Albany to meet with elected officials for Health Center Advocacy Day 2019. Community health advocates, health center board members, and patients from across...

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Family Health Center of Harlem Welcomes Mobile Mammography Van

February 28, 2019

On Tuesday, February 19th, the Family Health Center of Harlem welcomed the Mobile Mammography Van (MMV), sponsored by Mount Sinai Hospital. Watch the video. As part of our ongoing commitment to making sure our...

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We’re Hiring!

February 28, 2019

Attention job seekers! The Institute for Family Health is hiring passionate health care professionals. Join us at one of the events listed below to discuss our available positions: Registered Nurse (RN) and Licensed Practical...

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Health Care for the Homeless Program Helps Over 1,000 Patients in 2018

February 28, 2019

The Institute’s Healthcare for the Homeless program makes health care services easily accessible to people experiencing homelessness at six locations in Manhattan. Through a partnership with Care for the Homeless, we provide medical care,...

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THE PRESIDENT'S BLOG

The 5 Jobs of the Institute for Family Health

February 1, 2019

Over the holidays, I reflected on the jobs our incredible staff have here at the Institute.  Either directly or indirectly, we all have five jobs — but don’t always take time to appreciate the...

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ECHO Free Clinic Celebrates 20 Years of Service to The Bronx

February 1, 2019

We are delighted to join our colleagues at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Einstein Community Health Outreach (ECHO) Free Clinic. This month, the ECHO Free Clinic...

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We’re Here for the Holidays

December 20, 2018

We wish you a happy and healthy holiday week – but if you need us, we’ll be here. Our call center and some of our health centers will be open throughout the holidays, even...

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The Institute Files Comments on Proposed “Public Charge” Rule

December 10, 2018

On December 10, 2018, the Institute for Family Health submitted comments on proposed changes to the so-called Public Charge rule. The proposed changes, published by the federal government in October, would change how immigration...

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Primary Care Fellowships at the Institute

November 30, 2018

The Institute for Family Health is committed to training the next generation of allied health professionals to provide high quality, family-oriented care to people in underserved communities. The Institute operates five innovative Fellowships for...

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Bronx Health REACH Rallies for Bronx to be #Not62

October 30, 2018

At a rally on Monday, the Institute-led Bronx Health REACH program, REACH Coalition members, elected officials and community residents gathered to demand health improvements in the Bronx, the New York State county with the...

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Dr. Neil Calman Inducted into National Academy of Medicine

October 30, 2018

In a ceremony in Washington, D.C., this month, Institute co-founder, president & CEO Dr. Neil Calman was officially inducted into the prestigious National Academy of Medicine. With more than four decades of experience as...

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