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The Institute for Family Health Dedicates David N. Mesches, MD Health Campus

New Paltz, NY (October 5, 2015) – On Friday, October 2nd, 75 community leaders and residents, including many friends and colleagues, joined the Institute for Family Health at a dedication ceremony honoring Dr. David N. Mesches. The Institute for Family Health’s New Paltz health campus, which provides affordable medical, behavioral and other health services to …read more


Dr. Nicholas Freudenberg Presents Grand Rounds, October 9th          

New York, NY (October 2, 2015) – Nicholas Freudenberg, DrPH will present the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health’s October Grand Rounds. His presentation, entitled “Changing the Behavior of Corporations to Prevent Tobacco, Alcohol and Diet-Related Chronic Diseases: the Role of Physicians” will identify the business and political practices of tobacco, alcohol and food corporations that …read more


The Institute Sponsors an Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) Course

Kingston, NY (September 24, 2015) – The Institute for Family Health sponsored an Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) course for family medicine residents in Kingston, NY on September 17th and 18th. Residents from the three (Harlem, Mid-Hudson and Beth Israel) programs participated. The course, which is developed by the American Academy of Family Physicians, was …read more


Dr. Alan Fleischman Presents Grand Rounds on September 11th

New York, NY (September 4, 2015) – Alan R. Fleischman, MD will present the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health’s September Grand Rounds. His presentation, entitled “Confronting Ethical Dilemmas in Everyday Practice,” will explore the basic principles of ethical analysis; discuss difficult, but common, ethical dilemmas in everyday practice; and help attendees develop approaches and solutions …read more

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October 06, 2015
Join us on October 18th in Kingston, NY and "Walk & Talk With a Doc." You can chat with an Institute... read more

October 02, 2015
Celebrating the renaming of our New Paltz campus in honor of Dr. David Mesches!... read more

September 29, 2015
A great profile of Dr. Mark Josefski, faculty member of our Mid-Hudson Family Medicine Residency. A ... read more

September 27, 2015
Don't forget to join us for the SPSM Twitter chat TONIGHT at 10 PM EST. #suicideprevention #spmonth2... read more

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Bronx High School Students Celebrate the Installation of Three New Water Fountains

September 22, 2015

Bronx, NY (September 22, 2015) — Last week, Preston High School, an all-girls school in Throggs Neck, celebrated the installation of three new water fountains at a school-wide ribbon-cutting ceremony. The new fountains were...


The Institute for Family Health Celebrates 20 Years of Creating Healthy Futures with Community HealthCorps

September 4, 2015

From left, the National Association of Community Health Centers‘ Deputy Director, Pamela Ferguson and National Director, Gerrard Jolly, present a $195,000 grant to Institute for Family Health Community HealthCorps Program Coordinator Chris Goodwin for the 2015-2016...


The East Harlem Latino Health Community Resource Guide is Now Avaialble

August 31, 2015

New York, NY (August 31, 2015) – The East Harlem Latino Health Community Resource Guide  is now available.  It was created to help Latinos in El Barrio, NY find resources available to help with many of...