September 14, 2016
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Adelphi Professor Reflected on his 9/11 Experience

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Kenneth C. RondelloAs part of its coverage of the 15th anniversary of 9/11, HealthZette profiled K.C. Rondello, M.D., clinical associate professor in the College of Nursing and Public Health at Adelphi University, who was one of the first to respond to the disaster. He worked at the site for several weeks afterward.

At Adelphi, he has helped establish emergency management degree programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

“It’s been very gratifying,” he told HealthZette about his Adelphi career. “Adelphi was very forward thinking in committing to instruction in emergency management. There are now many programs in universities around the country, but Adelphi was one of the first.”

Read the full article in HealthZette.

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Founded in Brooklyn in 1896, Adelphi is Long Island’s oldest private coeducational university. Today Adelphi serves nearly 8,000 students at its beautiful main campus in Garden City, New York—just 23 miles from New York City’s cultural and internship opportunities—and at dynamic learning hubs in Manhattan, the Hudson Valley and Suffolk County, and online.

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