Dr. Steven C. Yap Honored as Coney Island Employee of the Month

The PAGNY family would like to extend hearty congratulations to Dr. Steven C. Yap, Director of Pain Management at NYC Health + Hospitals/Coney Island, for being named Coney Island’s January Employee of the Month. Dr. Yap was honored for the transformation he has brought to Coney Island’s Pain Management Clinic, creating a pleasant atmosphere for […]



Three PAGNY Physicians Receive the NYC H+H Palliative Care ‘Success Award’

New York City Health + Hospitals has given its Success Award to three PAGNY physicians for promoting awareness and education of Palliative Care services at Metropolitan, Lincoln and Coney Island hospitals. The recipients were Dr. Fay Rim, Chief of the Department of Pain and Palliative Medicine at Metropolitan; Dr. Puneeta Sharma, Program Director and Chief of […]



Dr. Olutoyin Alabi Aims to Improve Patient Services at NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem

PAGNY’s Dr. Olutoyin Alabi, MPH, FWACP, has been Interim Chief of Adult Primary Care Medicine at NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem only since October, but she already knows her main objective: improve patient services at the hospital. “My goal is to improve patient-centered services and ensure that we have one-stop services for the patient,” says Dr. […]





PAGNY Holiday Party a Big Success!

PAGNY’s holiday party was a rousing success again this year. About 75 PAGNY members attended the festive holiday celebration at Hudson Terrace, a magnificent event space in Midtown West along the Hudson River. There were speeches and dancing and of course a dance contest — all attended by PAGNY Board members, medical directors, department chairs […]



Grant Opportunities

PAGNY is committed to promoting scholarly activities and enhancing faculty participation in biomedical research. Here is a link to the website of the Federal Health Resources and Services Administration that lists upcoming grant opportunities. And here is a link to the Fiscal Year 2017 Grants Bulletin issued by the Bureau of Health Workforce. Here are […]









Grant Opportunities

PAGNY is committed to promoting scholarly activities and enhancing faculty participation in biomedical research. Here is a link to the website of the Federal Health Resources and Services Administration that lists upcoming grant opportunities. And here is a link to the Fiscal Year 2017 Grants Bulletin issued by the Bureau of Health Workforce. Here are […]