4th Annual Retreat for PAGNY Board of Directors Focuses on the Transformation of Healthcare


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PAGNY Board members at the 2016 Annual Retreat (left to right): Dr. Luis Marcos, PAGNY CEO; Dr. Robert Faillace; Dr. Jeffrey Goldberg; Dr. Bijan Safai, Board President; Dr. Deepak Naran; Dr. Peter K. Kim; Dr. William B. Caspe, Board Vice President; Dr. Sari J. Kaminsky; Dr. John Clark; Dr. Pardha Valluru; Dr. Stephen D. Apfelroth; Dr. Akinola Fisher, Board Treasurer; Dr. Peter Moh; Dr. Riyad J. Basir; Dr. Stephen M. Blumberg; and Dr. Victor Badner. (Not pictured: Dr. Rajesh Verma, Board Secretary; Dr. Leaque Ahmed, and Dr. Roger Chirurgi)

This year's Annual Retreat for the PAGNY Board of Directors focused on the transformation of healthcare—both in New York City and across the country. The retreat, held at the Hotel Plaza Athenee in Manhattan on Wednesday, Nov. 16th, featured speakers who addressed City healthcare policies, technological advances in medicine and changes in how hospitals and doctors are paid. Some of the speakers alluded to the possible impact on healthcare by the new federal administration...



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Grant Opportunities

New Research 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 upcoming grant opportunities:

Application deadline: Jan. 5, 2017

Application deadline: Jan. 6, 2017

Application deadline: Jan. 9, 2017

Application deadline: Jan. 20, 2017

Application deadline: Jan. 25, 2017

Application deadline: Jan. 31, 2017

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Message from Jane D. Zimmerman, Ph.D.
PAGNY Chief Communications Officer

When the PAGNY Board of Directors decided that the theme of its Annual Retreat this fall would be "transformation," little did we realize how much change would be in the offing for the healthcare business.

But regardless of what the new federal administration may or may not do, the speakers at the retreat outlined some major changes that are already taking place in healthcare—how New York City is reorganizing healthcare, how technology is revolutionizing how we treat patients and how the financing of healthcare is becoming more challenging. These are all exciting and significant changes that PAGNY physicians and all of our health care providers embrace because we know they are committed to the highest quality of care for our patients and that is our bottom line.

And, as always, don’t hesitate to let us know about your programs, achievements and successes so we can include them in a future edition of The PAGNY Advance.

Click here to email us at: advance@pagny.org


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