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Bronx Health REACH’s Healthy Bodega Initiative featured in Mott Haven Herald

January 10, 2016

After years of a cultural shift in the nation that brought attention to obesity and obesity-related related diseases, and the role that healthy eating plays in solving the crisis, organizations such as Bronx Health REACH and City Harvest argue that the key for improving Bronxites’ overall health is by teaching bodega employees how to sell and …read more

Dr. Robert Schiller is Quoted in Reuters Article About Future of Family Medicine

December 8, 2015

In the December 8th Reuters article, “U.S. family doctors plan to provide more varied care in future,” the Institute’s Dr. Robert “Red” Schiller was quoted saying – “Even though family doctors are trained to provide a wide range of services, the realities of the U.S. healthcare industry and insurance reimbursement policies may shape what type of …read more

Dr. Virna Little Featured in Press Release for Mayor’s Release of ThriveNYC: A Mental Health Roadmap for All

November 24, 2015

    Dr. Virna Little, the Institute’s Senior Vice President Psychosocial Services and Community Affairs for the Institute attended Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray’s release of ThriveNYC: A Mental Health Roadmap for All.   Dr. Little was quoted in the press release – “As a federally qualified health center network that provides primary …read more

Dr. Maggie Carpenter Shares Efforts to Increase Cervical Cancer Screenings in Ethiopia

November 19, 2015

Dr. Maggie Carpenter, who works with our residents in New Paltz, has been working hard to increase access to cervical cancer screenings in Ethiopia.  Click the image below to watch an interview Dr. Carpenter did with Time Warner News Hudson Valley.

Jordana Rutigliano Featured in Network for Social Work Management’s Monday Morning Manager Blog Series

November 2, 2015

Excerpt from the blog post: “Jordana Rutigliano currently serves as the Assistant Vice President for Psychosocial Services at the Institute for Family Health, a large, multidisciplinary federally qualified health center network. Jordana has served in this role since 2012 and has grown with the Institute, serving in different leadership capacities since 2008… “ Read more …read more

Dr. Virna Little Talks Suicide Prevention in Poughkeepsie Journal Article

October 16, 2015

Excerpt from the article: “People who are thinking about suicide often don’t see options or alternatives,” said Virna Little, , senior vice president of Psychosocial Services/Community Affairs for TheInstitute for Family Health in Hyde Park. “It is important they speak with someone who is trained to help someone who is in acute danger of taking their …read more