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Tag Archives: NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine

NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine’s Online Master’s in Public Health Program Ranked Among Top 50 in Nation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 31, 2015 Jeremy Katzman, M.B.A., APR | Office of Public Affairs 954-262-5408 (office) 954-661-7000 (cell) j.katzman@nova.edu       FT. LAUDERDALE-DAVIE, Fla. – The online Master’s in Public Health Program at Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) College of Osteopathic Medicine was recently ranked among the 50 Most…


NSU’s Public Health Expert Cecilia Rokusek, Ed.D., M.S., R.D, featured on CNBC

Public health expert Cecilia Rokusek, Ed.D., M.S., R.D., assistant dean for education, planning, and research at NSU’s College of Osteopathic Medicine, was quoted by CNBC on the effects of Ebola due to the recent outbreak.  Click here to read the article.


Dr. Rokusek featured in Florida Medical Business

Cecilia Rokusek, Ed.D., R.D., professor and assistant dean of education, planning and research at the NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine was featured in an article titled “Geri EDs a Concept for the Future” in the May/June issue of Florida Medical Business. Click here to view the online edition. The article begins…


NSU Researcher Appointed to National Institutes of Health’s New National Research Mentoring Network Review Panel

FORT LAUDERDALE-DAVIE, Fla. – Mariana Morris, Ph.D., professor and director of Gulf War research at the Nova Southeastern University (NSU) College of Osteopathic Medicine’s Institute for Neuro-Immune Medicine, was recently appointed to the review panel for the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) National Research Mentoring Network (NRMN). NRMN is a…


Dr. David Thomas: The Making of a Prison Doctor

Click here to read an article quoting David Thomas, M.D., J.D., M.Ed., from the NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine on “The Crime Report’s” (based at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice) website titled “The Making of a Prison Doctor.” 


NSU Medical School Professor Wins National Accolade

Anthony N. Ottaviani, D.O., M.P.H., MACOI, FCCP, clinical professor of internal medicine, regional dean for NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine (NSU-COM), received the American Osteopathic Association’s (AOA) Distinguished Service Certificate during its Osteopathic Medical Conference and Exposition recently held in Las Vegas, Nevada. The accolade is the AOA’s highest honor,…


NSU Medical School Professor Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Stanley R. Cohen Ed.D., professor of humanities at NSU’s College of Osteopathic Medicine, recently served as program chairman for the national convention of the Association for the Behavioral Sciences and Medical Education (ABSAME) held in Newport, Rhode Island. Cohen, who also serves as executive vice dean for educational support at…


COM Student Appointed Representative to National Organization

Third-year NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine (NSU-COM) student Carisa Lippmann was appointed as a student representative to the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) Bureau of State Government Affairs (BSGA) and has been accepted for a second year as a member of The President’s 64. The purpose of the elite 64-member body…


NSU Medical School Professor Joins Prestigious Review Panel

Jennie Q. Lou, M.D., M.Sc., NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine professor and director of the Biomedical Informatics Program, was invited to become a member of the prestigious Improving Methods for Conducting Patient-Centered Outcomes Research merit review standing panel. Lou has successfully served as a grant scientific review for Patient Centered Outcome Research Institute (PCORI) in…


Medical Student Wins Award for Excellence in Research

Third-year NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine (NSU-COM) student Alex Pappas recently received the Medical Student Award as a part of the Ophthalmology Section’s Rabb Venable Excellence in Research Program. Pappas was honored for his research project entitled, “Success of Intraocular Pressure Control in Glaucoma Patients Undergoing Canaloplasty with and without…


NSU Medical School Professor Elected Fellow

Naushira Pandya, M.D., CMD, FACP, professor and chair of the Department of Geriatrics at NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine, was elected a fellow of the American College of Physicians (ACP). The distinction recognizes achievements in internal medicine, the specialty of adult medical care, and contributions made to the broader community….


Three-Peat! NSU Medical School Retains Winning Status in Deans’ Challenge Cup


Medical School Professor Wins Distinguished Faculty Award

Neil Natkow, D.O., clinical professor of family medicine for NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine, recently received a Distinguished Faculty Award, which is presented to a clinical faculty member in recognition of his/her outstanding contributions to the college in the areas of teaching, scholarship, and service.


Health Policy Fellowship Group Selects Medical School Professor

  Oneka B. Marriott, D.O., M.P.H., assistant professor of pediatrics and public health for NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine, was selected to join the 20th class of fellows in the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine Health Policy Fellowship for 2013-14.    


NSU Medical School Alumnus to Practice in His Hometown

    Woodwin Weeks, D.O., a 2010 graduate of NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine, joined the medical staff of Colquitt Regional Medical Center in his native Moultrie, Georgia in July. He plans to practice family medicine at the Kirk Clinic.


Medical School Professor Chosen Mentor of the Year

Joseph De Gaetano , D.O., M.S., professor of family medicine and associate dean of clinical and graduate medical education for NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine, was named Mentor of the Year by the Broward Health Medical Center Family Medicine Residency Program. The honor is awarded by the residents each summer…


Medical School Alumnus Receives Prestigious Award

Michael MacDonald, D.O., M.P.H., M.B.A., FAOCOPM, a 1990 graduate of NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine, and a board-certified and residency-trained occupational medicine physician in Melbourne Florida, was named the United States Naval Reserve Flight Surgeon of the Year for 2012. He currently serves as a captain in the Navy Reserves and…