[January 13, 2014]
SUNY Downstate Council to Meet
Brooklyn – The SUNY Council of Downstate Medical Center will meet Thursday, January 16, at 9:00 am. Topics for discussion will include presentations by Downstate's chair of medicine and the dean of student affairs, as well as a review of student scholarships provided by the Alumni Association.
The meeting will take place at:
SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Basis Sciences Building - Room 1-73
430 Clarkson Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11203.
The live webcast may be viewed at:
An agenda for the meeting, together with any meeting materials, will be available online at:
SUNY Downstate Medical Center, founded in 1860, was the first medical school in the United States to bring teaching out of the lecture hall and to the patient’s bedside. A center of innovation and excellence in research and clinical service delivery, SUNY Downstate Medical Center comprises a College of Medicine, Colleges of Nursing and Health Related Professions, a School of Graduate Studies, a School of Public Health, University Hospital of Brooklyn, and an Advanced Biotechnology Park and Biotechnology Incubator.
SUNY Downstate ranks seventh nationally in the number of alumni who are on the faculty of American medical schools. More physicians practicing in New York City have graduated from SUNY Downstate than from any other medical school. For more information, visit www.downstate.edu.