Kushnir and his class visit the MRI center at Einstein

Path to PhD Begins at 17

Yeshiva College Graduate and MD/PhD Candidate Prepares Students for Careers in the Sciences The summer after 11th grade, Alex Kushnir already knew he was headed to Yeshiva College (YC) for an immersive education in the sciences. But he didn’t want to wait until then to get his feet wet. The challenge he faced: how does […]

Yeshiva College Sophomore Alex Kushnir of Monsey, NY, Participates in Heart Disease Conference in Israel

Yeshiva University sophomore Alex Kushnir participated in a major conference of leading scientists and doctors in October in Eilat, Israel, of the International Academic Friends of Israel (IAFI). Co-sponsoring the conference, “Frontiers of Cardiovascular Science,” were Columbia University, The Cardiovascular Foundation, and the Israel Atherosclerosis Society.