The first in the new MD Lecture Series, Dr. Higgins will discuss COVID-19 giving an update, with safety precautions and health tips.
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Dr. William Higgins MD, MBA, Internal Medicine practices at the New York Presbyterian Medical Group in Cold Spring.
Dr. Higgins served as the vice president of medical affairs at NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital since 2011, and, prior to that, he worked as president of the medical staff at NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital. Dr. Higgins has maintained a thriving medical practice with his wife, Ellen, a nurse practitioner, for 26 years. He was a clinical preceptor at New York Medical College in Valhalla.
Dr. Higgins is well respected in Hudson Valley’s senior community and was appointed by the Governor of the State of New York to sit on New York State Coordinating Council for Services Related to Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias. He is a past director of the Hudson Valley region of the Alzheimer’s Association.
Dr. Higgins obtained his Medical Degree from The George Washington University School of Medicine and did his residency and fellowship training at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. He completed his MBA at UMASS-Amherst and is a Diplomat of the American Board of Internal Medicine.