NEWS

New York Council on Problem Gambling Launches Campaign Encouraging Parents to "Talk2Kids" and Stop Problem Gambling Before It Starts

Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019 -- In an effort to raise awareness about the growing dangers of underage gambling in New York state, The New York Council on Problem Gambling (NYCPG) has launched a comprehensive multimedia marketing campaign urging parents to talk to their young children ages 6 to 10 about the risks and realities of underage gambling.

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ACPHS Names Kamal Rashid to Lead New Center for Biopharmaceutical Education and Training

Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019 -- Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (ACPHS) announces that Kamal A. Rashid, Ph.D. has been named founding director of the College’s new Center for Biopharmaceutical Education and Training (CBET), a $37.3 million training center dedicated to workforce development in the rapidly growing biopharmaceutical industry.

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PODCAST: ACPHS Grad Tells Students, "Don't Be Afraid to Invest in Your Own Education!"

Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019 -- In this latest edition of Occupation Station, a regular podcast produced by the agency on behalf of Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Bill Shields, former CEO of Advanced Infusion Solutions, talks about how an early change in direction led to a healthcare career that spanned decades!

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Registration Open for 72nd Troy Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving Day

Friday, Oct. 18, 2019 -- Organizers of the Troy Turkey Trot announce that registration is open for the event’s 72nd edition on Thanksgiving morning at TroyTurkeyTrot.com. The nation’s 12th and world’s 64th oldest road race, the Troy Turkey Trot attracts thousands of runners and spectators to historic Troy, N.Y. for the Capital Region’s largest Thanksgiving Day road race.

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ACPHS Students to Host 10/5 Albany Community Health Day at Bishop Maginn High School

Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019 -- Capital Region families looking for free healthcare services, family-fun activities, raffles and giveaways are invited to attend Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences’ (ACPHS) Albany Community Health Day on Saturday, Oct. 5 at Bishop Maginn High School (75 Park Avenue, Albany, N.Y. 12204) from noon to 4 p.m.

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