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Coney Island Emergency Medicine Chairman Proud of Son’s Heroism During London Terrorist Attack

Mark R. Kindschuh is honored for his heroism during last month’s London terrorist attack with a New York State proclamation and a New York City citation at Coney Island Hospital. From left to right: Assemblywoman Pamela Harris; Dr. Mark W. Kindschuh, Chairman of Emergency Medicine at CIH; William Kindschuh (Mark’s older brother); Mark R. Kindschuh; Councilman Mark Treygar; Catherine Ryan (Mark’s mother); and Anthony Rajkumar, CIH CEO

When Dr. Mark W. Kindschuh, Chairman of the Department of Emergency Medicine at New York City Health + Hospitals/Coney Island, learned that terrorists had attacked the heart of London last month, he quickly sent a text to his son, Mark, who was in London...

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PAGNY Initiates Schwartz Rounds at NYC Health + Hospitals/North Central Bronx 

Attending the NCB Schwartz Rounds were (left to right) Dr. Balvindar Sareen, NCB Chief Medical Officer; Randi Kaplan, guest speaker from Montefiore Medical Center; Maureen Pode, NCB Chief Executive Officer; and Mary Anne Marra, NCB Chief Nursing Officer.

New York City Health + Hospitals/North Central Bronx held its first Schwartz Rounds last month—an event designed to encourage medical professionals to openly discuss the social and emotional impact of caring for patients.

The hour-long June 16th session was very successful—attracting an interdisciplinary audience of 60 from the hospital staff. Participants included physicians, nurses, care managers, nutritionists, social workers, engineering and...

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Annual Residents Research Day at NYC Health + Hospitals/Lincoln

Attending Lincoln Annual Residents Research Day were (from left to right): Dr. Aijan Ukudeyeva; Dr. Luis R. Marcos, PAGNY Chief Executive Officer; Dr. Shirley Magabo; Michael J. Chambers, PAGNY Chief Operating Officer, Dr. Balavenkatesh Kanna; Chairman, PAGNY Research and Education Committee; and Dr. Mohammad Faiz. Drs. Ukudeyeva, Magabo and Faiz submitted a poster on their research into obesity and hypertension.

New York City Health + Hospitals/Lincoln held a successful Annual Residents Research Day on May 26th, featuring more than 100 research projects that were displayed on poster boards for judges to evaluate.

"Promoting research helps the hospital, the residents and their patients", says Dr. Balavenkatesh Kanna, Lincoln’s Associate CMO, Patient Safety Officer and...

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PAGNY Statement on International Travel Ban

PAGNY Chief Human Resources Officer Reginald D. Odom last month released the following statement on the impact of the recent U.S. Supreme Court decision regarding the federal government’s travel ban:

As you may have recently heard, the United States Supreme Court agreed to hear oral arguments this fall on the Executive Order travel ban against nationals from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and...

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Focus on Research

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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.

Here are upcoming grant opportunities:

Deadline for applications: July 28, 2017


Deadline for applications: July 28, 2017

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