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Khalil Rashidi, health educator for the Mylestone HIV/AIDS education program in New Jersey Medical School's Pediatric Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine (DAYAM), was recently elected to the Newark Public School Advisory Board. He has 22 years of service at UMDNJ.

WABC's "Here and Now"

Dorian Wilson, MD, associate professor and director of the Healthcare Foundation Humanism Center at NJMS, appeared on the WABC television show "Here & Now." Click here to learn more.


NJMS Student Awards Ceremony

NJMS held its annual Student Awards Ceremony, co-hosted by Maria Soto-Greene, MD, vice dean, and James Hill, PhD, associate dean for student affairs. Awards were presented by several donors and departments to honor students for academic achievement, compassionate and humanistic patient care and outstanding leadership. This year, several new awards were established including the Peter W. Carmel, MD, Award in Neurological Surgery and the Lonnie Wright Memorial Award. Above, L-R, are awardees Raymond Malapero, Rivka Stone, Melissa Appio and Amanda Ganza.

Annual Collaborative Art Exhbition

NJMS ARTS hosted the Annual Collaborative Art Exhibition representing the works of four outstanding art organizations serving the disabled communities in New Jersey. Click here to learn more.