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The Doctor Is In

Healthcare providers who graduated from the University at Albany share memories of their student days – and offer some insights into the ways their academic and co-curricular experiences influenced their lives and career choices.

Neil Capolongo

Neil Capolongo, D.D.S., B.S.'85

University Ambassador



Tyron G. Bristol

Tyrone G. Bristol, M.D., F.A.A.P., C.P.E., M.P.H.'07

Caring for The Community



Kamiar and Arash Alaei

Kamiar Alaei, M.D. and Arash Alaei, M.D.

Advocating for Those With HIV And AIDS


Judith Katz

Judith Katz, M.D., B.A.'72

For The Love Of Puzzles



Neil Gordon

Neil Gordon, M.D., B.S.'86

Facing Forward



Janice K. (Pyke) Ascencio

Janice K. (Pyke) Ascencio, M.D., B.S.'94

"A Part of People's Lives"



The Dirty Martini Lounge Private VIP Room

Steven M. Katz, M.D., B.S.'76

Understanding Ideas and Facts



John H. Bowker

John H. Bowker, M.D.'52

Decades of Dedication



Matthew Mauer

Matthew Mauer, D.O., M.P.H.'97

Research Driven



Keven and Lisa Ferentz

Kevin Ferentz, M.D., B.S.'79, & Lisa (Ettinger) Ferentz, LCSW-C, DAPA, B.A.'81

Rising Stars


Paul Kirschbaum

Paul Kirschbaum, M.D., F.A.C.C., B.S.'75

The Heart of the Matter



David Cohn

David Cohn, M.D., B.A.'75

A New Direction



Gary D. Josephson

Gary D. Josephson, M.D., M.B.A., B.A.'86

Caring for "Our Most Precious Assets"



Leslie H. Sultan

Leslie H. Sultan, D.M.D., P.A., B.S.'80

Computers, Chemistry and Conceptualization


Allan Greissman

Allan Greissman, M.D., B.S.'83

Where Business Meets Medicine



Ephraim Back

Ephraim Back, M.D., M.P.H.'06

Melding Public Health and Clinical Practice