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Full video: A Conversation with Members of Congress

November 30, 2021

On November 22, Institute for Family Health leaders, providers, staff, community partners and elected officials gathered online for a conversation called “Building on the FQHC Model: Delivering Equitable and High Quality Care,” which featured...

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Managing Diabetes: A Q&A with CDE Stephanie Graziano

November 30, 2021

On Tuesday, November 2, Certified Diabetes Educator Stephanie Graziano answered questions through Instagram Live about diabetes care and management. Check out the transcript below: “Good afternoon everyone. My name is Stephanie Graziano and I...

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Remembering Dr. David N. Mesches

November 30, 2021

We are saddened by the passing of Dr. David N. Mesches, a tireless champion for healthcare access and health workforce development in the Mid-Hudson Valley. A distinguished family physician, he turned his private practice...

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Dr. Linda Prine Honored by the Family Medicine Education Consortium

November 30, 2021

The Institute for Family Health is pleased to announce that Dr. Linda Prine, MD, FAAFP, Director of Women’s Health, has received the 2021 Physicians Who Are Changing the World Award. This award is given...

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Virtual Narcan Training on Zoom on Friday, December 17 from 1:00-2:00pm

November 23, 2021

On Friday, December 17, from 1:00-2:00pm, the Institute will collaborate with the New Paltz Opioid Prevention and Response Team to offer a Narcan training via Zoom, where participants will learn how to prevent overdose....

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The Institute for Family Health will host an online conversation with Members of Congress

November 19, 2021

The Institute for Family Health and Members of Congress will discuss priorities to improve the health of our patients and communities. Topics will include expanding access to behavioral health services, health equity and social...

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Institute for Family Health staff host a Live Q&A on Instagram for PrEP Aware Week

October 29, 2021

On Friday, October 29, staff from the Institute for Family Health’s HIV Prevention team answered questions in a public Live Q&A event on Instagram as part of PrEP Aware Week 2021. The event was...

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The Institute for Family Health staff will offer virtual events for National Diabetes Awareness Month

October 29, 2021

November is National Diabetes Awareness Month. To promote diabetes education, the Institute for Family Health will offer two online interactive workshops and two Q&A events on Instagram Live. Please see the schedule of events...

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Get to know the GUARDD study: a simple DNA test to determine risk of kidney problems

October 29, 2021

Did you know? A simple DNA test can find out if people with recent African ancestry and high blood pressure are more likely to develop serious kidney problems. This simple DNA test is available...

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Institute staff help artists and musicians access health care at Kingston’s O+ Festival

October 28, 2021

From October 8-10, Institute for Family Health staff and providers joined in a gathering of artists, musicians and wellness practitioners for the O+ Festival, where members of Kingston’s arts community can access quality health...

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Dr. Sarah Nosal elected to the AAFP Board of Directors

October 28, 2021

The Institute for Family Health is thrilled to announce that Dr. Sarah C. Nosal, MD, FAAFP, has been elected to the Board of Directors of the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP). The AAFP...

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Conozca los hechos: la temporada de gripe 2021-2022

September 30, 2021

Read this page in English ¡Ya llegó la temporada de la gripe (influenza)! La vacuna contra la gripe lo protege a usted, a su familia y a los demás de la gripe y de...

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Get the facts: the 2021-2022 flu season

September 30, 2021

Ver esta página en español Flu (influenza) season is here! Getting your flu shot protects yourself, your family and others from getting sick with the flu and flu-related illnesses. We want to help keep...

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Dr. Linda Prine receives 2021 Thomas W. Johnson Award

September 30, 2021

The Institute for Family Health is pleased to announce that Dr. Linda Prine, MD, FAAFP, has been selected for the 2021 Thomas W. Johnson Award for Career Contributions to Family Medicine Education. This award...

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Cynthia Kim selected for Equity Matters DEI Leadership Learning Community Fellowship

September 29, 2021

The Institute for Family Health is pleased to announce that Cynthia Kim, LCSW-R, Associate Program Director and Behavioral Science Faculty member at the Mid-Hudson Family Medicine Residency Program, has been selected for the Equity...

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