Notes from the Field: Lending a Helping hand to the African Diaspora
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Notes from the Field: Lending a Helping hand to the African Diaspora

July 29, 2016

Dr. Demetri Blanas is an alum of the  Harlem Residency in Family Medicine program. He graduated last month with the class of 2016.  As part of his residency training, Dr. Blanas assisted local nonprofit, African Services Committee(ASC), with health-related initiatives....

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Institute Physician to Begin Fellowship in Adolescent Substance Use Prevention

May 11, 2016

Dr. Mark Sinclair (third from left), recent graduate (Class of 2016) of the Harlem Residency in Family Medicine, will be the first fellow in the Institute for Family Health’s Fellowship in Addiction Medicine. The Addiction...

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We’re Here for the Holidays!

December 21, 2015

Many of our health centers have regular or extended hours over the next two weeks.  If you get sick over the holidays or just want to get one last physical before 2015 is out,...

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Meet Our Diabetes Team: Margaret Walsh, FNP

November 20, 2015

Continuing with our weekly introductions to members of our “diabetes team,” in recognition of American Diabetes Month, meet Margaret Walsh, FNP (Family Nurse Practitioner) from Walton Family Health Center in the Bronx, NY. You may recall seeing Margaret...

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Meet Our Diabetes Team: Migdalia Morel

November 4, 2015

In recognition of American Diabetes Month, each week this month we will highlight one staff member that works on our diabetes team. First up is Migdalia Morel – a Diabetes Health Coach at our Walton...

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Take Control of Your Health this American Diabetes Month

November 2, 2015

“It’s really rewarding when I’m sitting with a patient and you can see the light bulb go off – they say ‘wow, I have diabetes but it doesn’t have me.  I’m going to take control...

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Free Fitness Opportunities in NYC

October 12, 2015

Looking for free exercise opportunities in New York City?  We’ve got you covered! Family Health Center of Harlem Located at 1824 Madison Avenue, New York NY Contact Leniza Tineo (212) 423-4500 ext. 4752 with...

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The Institute for Family Health Celebrates 20 Years of Creating Healthy Futures with Community HealthCorps

September 4, 2015

From left, the National Association of Community Health Centers‘ Deputy Director, Pamela Ferguson and National Director, Gerrard Jolly, present a $195,000 grant to Institute for Family Health Community HealthCorps Program Coordinator Chris Goodwin for the 2015-2016...

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