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 senior Alex Kushnir made headlines in a Rockland County newspaper in 2004 after the scientific research he conducted was presented at international conferences in Israel and Scotland.
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.