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The Institute’s Dr. Ephraim Back Awarded NYSAFP’s 2018 Educator of the Year Award

July 2, 2018

Congratulations to Dr. Ephraim Back who was recently awarded the 2018 Family Physician Educator of the Year award by the New York State Academy of  Family Physicians (NYSAFP). Established in 1991, the NYSAFP’s Family Physician...

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Community Leaders Join the Institute for a Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony at New Health Center on 17th Street in Manhattan

June 4, 2018

  New York, NY (June 4, 2018) – Health care and community leaders and elected officials gathered on Friday, June 1, to celebrate the opening of the Institute for Family Health at 17th Street. The...

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Institute for Family Health Set to Launch New Program for Mothers of Young Children in the Bronx

May 8, 2018

Funding from March of Dimes® will support the new initiative Bronx, NY (May 1, 2018) – The Institute for Family Health was awarded a one year grant from March of Dimes® to improve health...

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The Institute’s Diane Hauser Co-Authors Study Published in May Issue of Health Affairs

May 8, 2018

New York, NY (May 8, 2018) – In the current issue of Health Affairs, the Institute’s Diane Hauser  co-authored a study titled, “Views Of Primary Care Providers On Testing Diverse Patients For Genetic Risks...

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The Institute Opens New Health Center Near Westchester Square in the Bronx

May 1, 2018

New York, NY (May 1, 2018) – On Tuesday, May 1st, the Institute for Family Health opened a new health center, The Institute for Family Health at Westchester Square, located at 1420 Ferris Place in the...

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The Institute Holds Seventh Annual Research & Innovation Symposium, Highlights Advocacy

April 26, 2018

New York, NY (April 26, 2018) – The Institute’s annual Research & Innovation Symposium was held last night at The New York Academy of Medicine. The theme of this year’s symposium was Research and...

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

April 11, 2018

  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...

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

March 29, 2018

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...

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Mid-Hudson Resident Presents at New York Society of Addiction Medicine Conference

March 19, 2018

Last month, Dr. Umara Saleem, third-year resident in the Mid-Hudson Family Medicine Residency Program, presented at the 2018 NYSAM (NY Society of Addiction Medicine) conference. She presented on promoting Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) training in family medicine residency...

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

March 8, 2018

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...

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Dr. Dennis Charney Presents Grand Rounds on March 9th

March 7, 2018

New York, NY (March 7, 2018) – Dennis Charney, MD, will present the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health’s March Grand Rounds. His presentation, titled “Resilience: The Science of Mastering Life’s Greatest Challenges,”...

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

March 5, 2018

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...

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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

March 2, 2018

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...

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Allan Clear Presents Grand Rounds on December 8th

December 7, 2017

New York, NY (December 7, 2017) – Allan Clear, will present the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health’s December Grand Rounds. His presentation, titled “NYS DOH AIDS Institute Drug User Health Priorities and...

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The Institute Opens New Health Center in Manhattan

December 5, 2017

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...

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The Institute’s Brooklyn Health Center Featured on WNYC

November 14, 2017

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...

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