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New York Medical College Names Dean of the School of Medicine

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Donald Douglas Miller, MD, CM, MBA, has been named dean of the School of Medicine at New York Medical College (NYMC) in Valhalla, NY. Dr. Miller joined NYMC from the University of Alberta, where he was dean of the faculty of medicine and dentistry and chair of the Health Sciences Council. In his new post he will also serve as the vice-provost for bio-medical affairs for the Touro College and University System, which includes NYMC. His appointment began on December 15, 2014. Dr. Miller succeeds Edward C. Halperin, MD, MA, who served as dean of the School of Medicine and chancellor and CEO of the College since 2012. Dr. Halperin will continue to serve as NYMC’s chancellor and CEO.

Dr. Miller earned his MD at McGill University, where he also completed residency in Internal Medicine. He completed a clinical and research cardiology fellowship at l’Institut de Cardiologie de Montréal, a clinical cardiology fellowship at Emory University School of Medicine and a cardiac imaging fellowship at Harvard University. He subsequently earned an executive master of international business administration degree from Saint Louis University.

Dr. Miller is a prominent cardiologist, physician-scientist and recognized leader in academic medicine. Before joining NYMC, Dr. Miller’s clinical practice in general cardiology and nuclear cardiology was based at the Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute. His prior posts include service as dean of the School of Medicine at the Medical College of Georgia as well as clinical appointments as an internist, cardiologist and medical imager at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center San Antonio, Saint Louis University and the Veterans Administration. Dr. Miller was the Robert G. Petersdorf Scholar-in-Residence with the Association of American Medical Colleges.

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