The NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is conducting a large-scale recruitment for school physicians to work at NYC’s public schools.  The candidates being sought should be licensed physicians (specifically pediatricians, family medicine doctors, adolescent medicine doctors, or preventive medicine doctors) who also have a strong public health/population health background (ideally an MPH in addition to MD), and who would like a rewarding opportunity with flexible hours.  Details on available positions:

 Overview: Small Practice Shared Services Focus Groups


A special congrats to the following AAP NY Chapter 3 members who were recognized by the NYC DOHMH for their outstanding immunization rates:

2015 Honor Roll

Lisa Handwerker, MD, FAAP

2014 Honor Roll

Jacalyn Bitterman, MD, FAAP
Telly De Mesa, MD, FAAP
Teryn Edwards, MD, FAAP
Mee Yee Eng, MD, FAAP
Julio Gorga, MD
Viju Jacob, MD, FAAP
Shefali Khanna, MD, MB, BS, FAAP
Betty Mercedes, MD, FAAP
Carlyn Oppedisano, MD, FAAP
Eric Poon, MD, FAAP
Martin Rodriguez-Ema, MD, FAAP
Barbara Strassberg, MD, FAAP