The 2016 Residents Graduation Ceremony was held on Thursday, June 23, 2016. This marked the 17th year of the Family Medicine Residency Graduation Ceremony. Those who graduated includes (pictured below): Drs. Anoop Raman, MD, Chrsitine Chang, MD, Michael Spertus, MD, Olivia Perlmutt, MD, Emily Holt, DO, Zane Martindale, MD. Congratulations to all!!!
In June, CFCM welcomed the 2016 First Year Residents to the Family Medicine Program. The six residents are (pictured below from left): Louis V. Cicatelli, DO, Rebecca Iona Leeds, MD, Sheerin Habibullah, MD, Danielle LaSalandra, DO, Heather Alyssa Belle, MD, Rajat Eshan Lamington, MD.
Emily won NYP/Columbia's Resident of the Month for December! She was presented the award by Dr. Lyuba Konopasek, Designated Institutional Official of the Office of Medical Education at Columbia University Medical Center.
New York State Senator Adriano Espaillat presented an award and proclamation to our Family Medicine Residency Program in recognition of our service to the local community. Each resident received a personalized copy. Thank you so much, Senator Espaillat!
Another amazing annual Thanksgiving potluck at Farrell!
Columbia P&S medical students are amazing. Last night, more than 20 of them organized a hackathon to brainstorm and discuss ways to further CFCM's important mission within Columbia P&S and the community as a whole. Thanks so much for all of your support!
Great event last night! Hosted jointly by Columbia's FMIG and CFCM. Dr. Neil Calman, co-founder and President of Institute for Family Health and Chair of the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (ISMMS), and Dr. David Muller, Dean of Medical Education at ISMMS, came and talked about the growth and development of primary care and the role of family medicine in NYC.
Our residents and fellow joined Montefiore's Family Medicine's social rounds to discuss family medicine in NYC.
We welcomed our first round of applicants today! Here's to looking forward to a wonderful and exciting application season!
On the annual trip to the Dominican Republic, the interns visited Santiago, Dajabon, Santo Domingo, and La Romana to learn about Dominican culture, the healthcare system, and patients' perspectives.