Community Leaders Join the Institute for a Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony at its Brooklyn Health Center

Community Leaders Join the Institute for a Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony at its Brooklyn Health Center

  Brooklyn, NY (April 10, 2018) – Health care and community leaders and elected officials gathered on Tuesday, April 10, to celebrate the opening of the Institute for Family Health’s Cadman Family Health Center in Brooklyn. The state-of-the-art health center, the Institute’s first in Brooklyn, is located at 300 Cadman Plaza West, near the Downtown …read more

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The Institute earns “LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Top Performer” designation in HRC Foundation’s Healthcare Equality Index

New York, NY (March 29, 2018) – This week the Institute for Family Health announced their “LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Top Performer” designation from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRC), the educational arm of the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization. The designation was reported in the 11th edition of …read more

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The Institute’s Dr. Neil S. Calman Elected Board Chair of CHCANYS

New York, NY (March 8, 2018) – Dr. Neil S. Calman, president and CEO of the Institute for Family Health, has been named board chair of the Community Health Care Association of New York State (CHCANYS), New York State’s primary care association. Dr. Calman was elected to serve as board chair at the annual CHCANYS membership …read more

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Institute Board Member Jeanne Thelwell Receives 2018 Dorothy Kartashevich Consumer Award from CHCANYS

New York, NY (March 5, 2018) – Today, Institute board member Jeanne Thelwell was presented with the 2018 Dorothy Kartashevich Consumer Award. Ms. Thelwell was presented the award during the annual Community Health Care Association of New York State (CHCANYS) Advocacy Day in Albany, NY. The award was established in honor of the late Dorothy Kartashevich, a Sunset Park …read more

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COMING SOON: One Appointment, Multiple Healthier Outcomes- Study results from the IMPLICIT ICC model of Screening Mothers at Well Child Visits

The Institute for Family Health health centers are a part of the IMPLICIT Network- an FMEC Collaborative, a family medicine maternal child health learning collaborative dedicated to improving birth outcomes. The IMPLICIT Network developed an innovative model of impacting maternal health for future pregnancies by screening mothers at well-child visits for smoking, depression, family planning, …read more

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The Institute Opens New Health Center in Manhattan

New York, NY (December 5, 2017) – On Monday, December 4th, the Institute for Family Health opened a new health center, The Institute for Family Health at 17th Street, located at 230 West 17th Street in Manhattan. This new, state-of-the-art location offers outstanding primary care, mental health and social services for people of all ages. Patients of the Sidney …read more

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The Institute’s Brooklyn Health Center Featured on WNYC

New York, NY (November 14, 2017) – The Institute was featured in WNYC’s The Affordability Project, a series focusing on the increasing struggle to afford to live in New York City and what it takes to continue calling NYC home. In a story about uninsured New Yorkers, that aired today, the Institute’s Dr. Amy Pandya …read more

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The Institute’s Sidney Hillman/Phillips Family Practice is Relocating to Two Brand New Locations in December

New York, NY (November 7, 2017) — As of December 4, 2017, the Insitute’s Sidney Hillman/Phillips Family Practice will be moving to two brand new, expanded locations. These new, state-of-the-art locations — one located on West 17th Street in Manhattan and the other at our Cadman Family Health Center in Brooklyn — will continue to offer outstanding primary care, mental …read more

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The Institute’s Dr. Neil S. Calman Elected to National Academy of Medicine

New York, NY (October 20, 2017) – Dr. Neil S. Calman, president and CEO of The Institute for Family Health, has been elected to the prestigious National Academy of Medicine (NAM). Election to the Academy is considered one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine and recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievement …read more

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Institute for Family Health Receives Federal Funding to Prevent and Reduce Childhood Obesity in the Bronx

New York, NY (September 28, 2017) — The Institute for Family Health was awarded $350,000 per year for three years by the Office of Minority Health (OMH) at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to implement Healthy Families, Healthy Children in 22 Bronx churches. The Institute, along with 15 other organizations nationwide, …read more

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