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Chiya Abramowitz, MS, OMS-II

Chiya Abramowitz is a current medical and business student at New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine (NYITCOM). He graduated summa cum laude from Yeshiva University where he studied Economics, Music Theory, and Public Health and received his M.S. in Biotechnology Management and Entrepreneurship. Prior to beginning medical school he taught biological and chemical sciences and conducted research at various medical institutions and life science tech startups.

During medical school, he has continued his research and innovation pursuits and became a recipient of both the National Merit-Based TYLENOL® Future Care Scholarship and the NYITCOM Alumni Association Scholarship Award. His interest in ophthalmology has stemmed from his dual passion in clinical medicine and medical device innovation and is excited to learn more about the specialty as well as the novel treatments being developed throughout the field. Outside of his academic pursuits, some of Chiya's interests include playing musical instruments, table tennis, and hiking.

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Resources
How the Pandemic Has Affected Ocular Health: Dry Eye, Chalazion, Viruses, and More
Eyecare January 27th, 2022
How the Pandemic Has Affected Ocular Health: Dry Eye, Chalazion, Viruses, and More

Become versed in the typical and atypical ocular manifestations of COVID-19 to be better equipped to manage patients’ health conditions and guide them to a positive prognosis.

What Ophthalmology Residents Should Know About New Glaucoma Drugs and Devices
Eyecare July 9th, 2021
What Ophthalmology Residents Should Know About New Glaucoma Drugs and Devices

With the innovations in therapeutics and devices used for glaucoma treatment, it is an exciting time in ophthalmology for both affected patients and their providers. In this article, you will learn about the latest medications, delivery systems, and cutting-edge devices.