Programs to Increase Underrepresented Minorities in Health Care

ADIRONDACKS

CAPITAL-SARATOGA

Albany Medical Center:

https://www.albany.edu/cemhd 

43 New Scotland Avenue

Albany, NY 12208

Ingrid Allard:  allardi@amc.edu

Hyacinth Mason: masonh1@amc.edu    

CATSKILLS
N/A

CENTRAL NEW YORK

A.O. Fox Hospital-Susquehanna Family Practice and The Gender Wellness Center

https://www.bassett.org/medical/locations/hospitals/ao-fox-hospital

One FoxCare Drive

Suite 103

OneontaNY  13820

Phone (607) 431-5757

Carolyn Wolf-Gould, MD: cawolf-gould@aofmh.org

SUNY Upstate:

AMSNY Buffalo Post Bacc

Isabelle Appler, Associate Director of Admissions, Nakeia Chambers CDMA Representative 

The Medical Scholars Master’s in Medical Technology Program

Isabelle Appler, Associate Director of Admissions, CDMA Representatives

http://www.upstate.edu/com/admissions/options/medical_scholars/index.php  

MPH Medical Scholars Program

Isabelle Appler, Associate Director of Admissions, Nakeia Chambers, CDMA Representatives 

Try on a White Coat Program

Sharon Huard, Associate Dean of Student & Multicultural Affairs 

SUNY Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (ODEI)

Nakeia Chambers, Diversity Initiatives Specialist

http://system.suny.edu/odei/diversity-programs

Mercyworks SYNERGY Summer Internship Program at Upstate

Nakeia Chambers, Diversity Initiatives Specialist

http://www.vcsyracuse.com/what-we-do/synergy/?view=mobile  

Presidential Scholars Summer Internship Program

Nakeia Chambers, Diversity Initiatives Specialist

http://www.upstate.edu/diversityinclusion/internship.php  

Hillside Work-Scholarship Connection — Syracuse

Aldrine Ashong-Katai, Diversity & Inclusion & Nakeia Chambers, Diversity Initiatives Specialist

https://www.hillside.com/about-us/family-agencies/regions-affiliates/hwsc 


CHAUTAUQUA-ALLEGHENY 

FINGER LAKES

University of Rochester Medical College:

Adrienne Morgan, Ph.D., Assistant Dean for  URMC Medical Education and Diversity and Inclusion - Adrienne_Morgan@URMC.Rochester.edu   

Black Physicians Network of Greater Rochester

https://blackphysiciansnetwork.org/

blackphysiciansnetwork@gmail.com

Contact: Dr. Gina Cuyler (President) 

HTYAP (Healthcare and Technology Youth Apprenticeship Program)

https://www.rcsdk12.org/site/Default.aspx?PageID=48840&PageType=17&DomainID=39&ModuleInstanceID=64085&EventDateID=304773

Janice Holland - Janice.holland@rochester.edu  

University of Rochester Chapter of SNMA (Student National Medical Association)

https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/education/students/student-national-medical-association.aspx

David Powell, President - David_Powell@URMC.Rochester.edu 

HUDSON VALLEY 

LONG ISLAND

Mount Sinai
http://www.mountsinaihealth.org/about-the-health-system/diversity

http://icahn.mssm.edu/about/diversity/cmca/groups

Dr. Garry Butts - cmca@mssm.edu

  

NEW YORK CITY

Associated Medical Schools of New York

https://amsny.org/initiatives/diversity-in-medicine 

New York Academy of Medicine

https://nyam.org/institute-urban-health/policy-programs/eliminating-health-disparities

Mentoring in Medicine Incorporated

111 E. 210th Street

Bronx, NY 10467

www.medicalmentor.org 

SUNY Downstate:

Carla Boutin-Foster, MD, MS

Associate Dean, Office of Diversity Education and Research

SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Carla.Boutin-Foster@downstate.edu

Resources and programs at Einstein

https://www.einstein.yu.edu/education/phd/the-summer-undergrad-research-program.aspx  

Hispanic Center of Excellence

https://www.einstein.yu.edu/centers/hispanic-center-of-excellence 

Einstein Enrichment Program (EEP)

https://www.einstein.yu.edu/departments/family-social-medicine/bxshop/academic-programs/enrichment-program.aspx 

Summer Undergraduate Mentorship Program

https://www.einstein.yu.edu/centers/hispanic-centers-of-excellence/opportunities.aspx  

Bronx Science & Health Opportunity Partnership

https://www.einstein.yu.edu/departments/family-social-medicine/bxshop
 

THOUSAND ISLANDS-SEAWAY

NEW YORK STATE (VARIOUS REGIONS)

Doctors Across New York

https://www.health.ny.gov/professionals/doctors/graduate_medical_education/doctors_across_ny 

NYS Area Health Education Center  (AHEC)

http://nysahec.org/

Erie Niagara

Danise Wilson, MPH – dcwilson@buffalo.edu  

WNY Rural

Catherine Huff, CEO – chuff@r-ahec.org  

Central & Northern New York

Richard Merchant, MA – mqualls@cnyahec.org  

Catskill Hudson

Robert Wingate – rwingate@chahec.org  

Brooklyn-Queens-Long Island

Gabrielle Kersaint, MSPH – gkersaint@bqliahec.org  

Bronx-Westchester

Nicole Charles – MA – Nicole.charles@lehman.cuny.edu  

Manhattan-Staten Island

mmitchell@msiahec.org  

NYS DOH AIDS Institute

https://ceitraining.org 

NYS/NATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES 

Minority Student Summer Research Opportunity Program – NAAHP

http://www.naahp.org/StudentResources/summeropportunities.aspx  

 

 

Regions of New York State