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A perfect match! Med student stages surprise proposal on ‘Match Day’


Match Day — when thousands of medical students across the country find out their residency fates — felt more like a scene out of a commercial on Friday for one couple.

The perfect ‘match’: Stony Brook medical student pops the question to girlfriend as they find out their residency placement

The Daily News

It was a perfect match.
Stony Brook medical students Roger Luo and girlfriend Gaby Chancay were among tens of thousands of fourth-year medical students anxiously awaiting placement for their residency programs — but Luo had another match he was hoping to make.

7 Weird Things That Could Be Damaging Your Skin

The Huffington Post

There’s always some new research telling us to do this and not that when it comes to our skin. Whether it’s how we should actually moisturize our faces or the amazing healing powers of some strange natural oils, it’s kind of hard to keep up with the newest trends in skincare.

Long Island Medical Schools


Long Island’s medical schools: Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine and Stony Brook University School of Medicine are paving the way for doctors of the future: providing world class educational and research facilities, training them at top teaching hospitals and providing them with the necessary tools to thrive in a healthcare industry that is constantly evolving and modernizing.

Rocedimiento mejora síntomas de reflujo gástrico


Tratamiento promete ayuda a pacientes con problemas de reflujo.

Asting doubt on Mammograms

Fox News

Dr. Rizk speaks on Fox about Breast Cancer and Mammograms

Food pantry open at Stony Brook University


A new food pantry is open on Long Island, but this one is a bit different. It’s on the campus of Stony Brook University and it’s for students who need help with food. "College students are becoming the new face of food insecurity around the country and it comes as a surprise to some people," said Casey McGloin, of Stony Brook University.

Researchers explore use of light to correct life-threatening arrhythmias

HUB - John Hopkins University

In a paper published today in the online journal Nature Communications, five biomedical engineers from Johns Hopkins and Stony Brook universities described their plan to use biological lab data and an intricate computer model to devise a better way to heal ailing hearts. Other scientists are already using light-sensitive cells to control certain activities in the brain.

LIers head to D.C. to mark 50 years since King’s ‘Dream’ speech


Hundreds of Long Islanders plan to travel to Washington, D.C., before dawn Saturday for the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington — the large, peaceful gathering where the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. made his famous "I Have a Dream" speech at the steps of the Lincoln Memorial.
They will represent a range of age groups, races, religions and sexual orientations, united in the belief that despite the progress in the 50 years after King’s seminal speech, economic and social inequities remain.

Artist’s widow gives $1M to Stony Brook’s Southampton campus


The widow of 1960s pop artist Roy Lichtenstein has donated $1 million to Stony Brook University’s Southampton campus, its largest gift ever for arts programming, as the school tries to revitalize its East End location. "I’m so excited this campus has a second chance to shine," Dorothy Lichtenstein, 73, a resident of Southampton and a board member of the Stony Brook Foundation, said recently.


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