Inside Mount Sinai

In this issue:

  • The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai celebrated its 47th annual Commencement for MD, PhD, and dual degree graduates on Friday, May 13, at David Geffen Hall.

  • For the first time, the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai celebrated the achievements of its master’s degree students with a separate graduation ceremony at Lincoln Center.

  • Leadership, staff, and supporters gathered for the Mount Sinai Health System’s largest celebration of the year—the 31st annual Crystal Party.

  • The newly constructed Jo Carole and Ronald S. Lauder Newborn Intensive Care Unit recently opened at Kravis Children’s Hospital.

  • U.S. Surgeon General Vice Admiral Vivek H. Murthy, MD, MBA, recently visited Mount Sinai Beth Israel’s Opioid Treatment Program on 125th Street, which may serve as a model for similar programs around the country.

Around the Health System: Nearly 300 visitors and staff received free mouth and throat screenings at Mount Sinai Beth Israel and The Mount Sinai Hospital in April; Mount Sinai Health System employees participated in 30-minute lunchtime walks on National Walking Day; and David Thomas, MD, received an OTTY Award from Our Town for his work as co-founder and Medical Director of the East Harlem Health Outreach Partnership.

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