Situated in 1860 New York Medical College is a private university. It’s a health science university. It also supposes to be a bio-medical research institution. It’s situated in Valhalla, New York. The college provides education through three of its schools including School of Medicine, School of Health Sciences and Practice and Graduate School of Basic Medical Sciences.
School of Medicine – It supposes to be one of the oldest medicine colleges of United States. This college transforms students into highly skilled physicians through its unmatched education quality. The school has employed 1400 full-time and 1300 voluntary faculty in various departments. The college conducts very excellent programs in cardiovascular disease, the neurosciences, neurology, cancer and infectious diseases. The college provides practical experience opportunities to students through affiliations with various medical settings. This school offers a number of graduate and undergraduate programs.
School of Health Sciences and Practice – This college confers Masters of Public Health degrees in Behavioral Sciences and Health Promotion, Epidemiology, Environmental Health Science and Health Policy and Management. It also offers Master of Science program in Speech-Language Pathology. Doctoral degree programs offered by the school are Doctor of Health Policy Management and Doctor of Physical Therapy. Moreover the college also offers some joint and dual degrees programs.
Graduate School of Basic Medical Sciences – The school is imparting education since 1960. It offers excellent educations to its students pursuing graduate degree programs in basic medicinal sciences. The school offers various Master of Science and Doctoral programs in fields of Interdisciplinary Basic Medical Sciences, Cell Biology, Microbiology & Immunology, Physiology, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Pathology, Pharmacology etc.
The college offers participation in various activities through a number of students clubs and organizations including Climbing Club, NYMC Basketball Club, Volley Ball Club, Asian Pacific-American Medical Student Association, P.E.O.P.L.E. in Medicine, South Asian Medical Student Association, Catholic Students Association, Christian Fellowship, Muslim Students Association of NYMC, Alpha Omega Alpha, American Medical Women’s Association, Emergency Medicine Club, Pediatric Club, Family Medicine Interest Group, La Casita de la Salud, Students Helping Students etc.
The college provides individual and group counseling for all students of the college. Student life is full of emotional and mental problems, stress, depression etc. Sometimes they need to be listened to and provided with solutions. The Office of Mental Health Counseling of New York Medical College understands it very well and provides its services to help out students of such problems easily. The college also takes good care of the health of the students through its unparalleled student health services. These services are provided by registered nurses under supervision of a medical director.