Rasheed Davis, MS, PA-C, featured as panel expert at New York State Association of Black, Puerto Rican, Hispanic & Asian Legislators Caucus
On February 26th, Rasheed Davis, Clinical Assistant Professor in the Physician Assistant Education Program, spoke at the New York State Association of Black, Puerto Rican, Hispanic and Asian Legislators Caucus. Rasheed was part of the program's panel of experts with a talk focused on Black Maternal Health, a health issue that she is bringing awareness to and very passionate about. For more information, please click here.
Dr. Brooke Ellison named Director of the Center for Community Engagement and Leadership Development (CCE)
It is with pleasure that we announce that as of March 1st, Dr Brooke Ellison will be named Director of the Center for Community Engagement and Leadership Development (CCE) in the School of Health Technology and Management.
SHTM in the News
The School of Health Technology and Management has seen an overall increase in admissions applications, with the full impact of the pandemic still to come over the next few years. Check out our feature in the Newsday article!
SHTM's Respiratory Care Program Alumnus, James Tychnowitz, shares his account of being on the front lines of COVID-19
Respiratory Care Program alumnus and Stony Brook Medicine employee, James Tychnowitz, shares his account of being on the front lines of COVID-19. Thank you, James, for your service and dedication to patient care. To read, please click here.
The Center for Public Health Education Offering Free Training Webinars
The Center for Public Health Education will be offering webinars during the months of January and February 2021, beginning January 26. All trainings are free using Zoom and registration is required. Registration links are available in the flyer.
Congratulations to Dr. Hana Fukuto and Dr. Gloria Viboud!
Drs. Hana Fukuto and Gloria Viboud, faculty of SHTM's Medical Molecular Biology Program, and collaborator, Dr. Vadyvaloo of Washington State University, have recently been published in the international journal Pathogens. To read their article, "The Diverse Roles of the Global Transcriptional Regulator PhoP in the Lifecycle of Yersinia pestis" click here.
SHTM presents panel event "Empowering Women in Healthcare Leadership"
Over 70 percent of those entering the healthcare industry are women. Despite that significant percentage, women, especially women of color, remain underrepresented in leadership positions.
Please join us on Thursday, January 21, 2021 from 5:00-6:30 pm when SHTM hosts "Empowering Women in Healthcare Leadership," a virtual panel of successful female leaders to provide insight and experience related to obtaining leadership positions in the healthcare field.
For more information and to register for this event, please click here. You may also access the event flyer by clicking here.
Center for Public Health Education: "Introduction to Trauma-Informed Care"
Please join SHTM on Tuesday, January 12, 2021, 2-3 PM, for "Introduction to Trauma-Informed Care," presented by Stephen Sebor, Coordinator, NYS Peer Worker Certification Program, Center for Public Health Education.
This presentation is about how psychological trauma and adversity impacts the health and well-being of individuals. We’ll explore the interplay of trauma in healthcare settings and identify specific trauma-informed values/principles that can be utilized. To register, please click here.