‘Community Hero’

This fall, Jose Perpignan Jr. got a big surprise: the Bronx resident was recognized as a “Healthcare Hero” on the...

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Those We Lost

Journalist. Pianist. Doctor. Candlemaker. Mother. Son. Daughter. Among the grim toll of the COVID-19 pandemic were several alumni from all...

Protecting the Public

Tony Vargas experienced firsthand the tragedy of the pandemic last spring, as it ravaged the New York City region. His...

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Central Park Hero

In addition to his role overseeing clinical research for emergency medicine for New York state’s largest health network, Timmy Li...

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The Calming Commissioner

What the NIH’s Anthony Fauci has been to the nation, Mike Mendoza—or, @DrMikeMendoza on Twitter—has been to the Rochester area:...

Meeting a Rising Need

When schools and day cares closed in New York state last March, it meant that thousands of children in the...