Faculty Resources for Research

School of Health Sciences Research Support & Development Committee

The School of Health Sciences Research Support & Development Committee consists of faculty members representing all the programs in the school of health sciences. The purposes of the committee are to:

  • foster the development of faculty research and scholarship
  • facilitate and support research activities across the school of health sciences
  • establish interdisciplinary research programs and endeavors
  • promote training and education on research methodology including research design, data analysis, and research dissemination
  • encourage and assist in the procurement of research funding from various sources    
  • recognize research efforts and achievements to further nurture and promote faculty development

Members: Frank Gardner (Associate Dean, co-chairperson), Meira Orentlicher (OT, co-chairperson), Suzan Bignami (PA), Tara Casimano (OT), Benjamin Elman (DBS), Ralph Garcia (PT), Troy Joseph (PA), Seung-yun (Theresa) Yang (SLP), Laurel Scheinfeld (Library)

Annual Faculty Research Retreat

2017 Faculty Research Retreat‌‌
2016 Faculty Research Retreat

Dean's Research Awards

2017 recipients
2016 recipients

Research Training Workshops

Coming soon - Research Training Fall Series

Departmental Research Presentations

May 3rd 2018 - DPT Research Day

Guidance and Forms

Health Sciences IRB
All research conducted at the School of Health Sciences involving human subjects must first be approved by the HSIRB. For information and instructions visit the HSIRB website


Touro College & University System Research Office
Office of Sponsored Programs
Office of the Provost
Touro College Research Day
Library Webinars