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BREAKING: Taxi Hits Woman in Front of Weinstein

BREAKING: Taxi Hits Woman in Front of Weinstein

By Diamond Naga Siu, Deputy News Editor

April 7, 2016


Filed under News, University News

A taxi ran over a middle-aged woman in front of Weinstein Residence Hall on Thursday morning.

NBC Drama ‘Heartbeat’ Flatlines

NBC Drama ‘Heartbeat’ Flatlines

By Tony Schwab, Staff Writer

March 30, 2016


Filed under Arts, Entertainment, Uncategorized

"Heartbeat" is a new NBC drama about a rule-breaking, renegade heart surgeon and her intriguing personal life.

Alums remembered for polio vaccine

Alums remembered for polio vaccine

By Amanda Morris

November 3, 2014


Filed under Features

The NYU Langone Medical Center is featuring an exhibit, “Confronting an Epidemic,” that highlights Jonas Salk and Albert Sabin, NYU School of Medicine graduates who developed the two vaccines that served as a cure for polio.

[UPDATE] Langone hospital takeover resumes

[UPDATE] Langone hospital takeover resumes

By Stephanie Grella, Contributing Writer

October 2, 2014


Filed under News

The judge handling the nurses' lawsuit against Langone Medical Center has thrown out the case, leading Langone to stay on with its deal with Long Island College Hospital.

On the Wire

On the Wire

January 31, 2014


Filed under News

Playing Catch Up SUNY restarted the selling process for the Long Island College Hospital that NYU Langone Medical Center is bidding on to create a 60,000-square-foot medical center in Brooklyn. Isaac and Laurie Perlmutter donated $50 million to fund NYU Langone Medical Center’s cancer work, and m...

Doctors have authority to decide treatment of minors

Doctors have authority to decide treatment of minors

September 10, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

The rights of minor hospital patients do not allow for the majority of children to have any autonomy as to their treatment. Rather, difficult decisions are left to either their parents or guardians, but allotting such stress to parents may not be in the child’s best interest. Rece...

Another Bloomberg initiative: cutting sugary, fatty foods from hospitals

Another Bloomberg initiative: cutting sugary, fatty foods from hospitals

October 5, 2012


Filed under News

In yet another health initiative, Mayor Michael Bloomberg is seeking to cut all sugary and fatty foods from public and private hospitals in New York City. Under the Healthy Hospital Food Initiative, a set of New York City Food Standards implemented at the end of September, hospitals food is regulated...