Join us as we celebrate Dr. Diamond's commitment and dedication of a lifetime career in Osteopathic Medicine!
After a tremendously successful career, Dr. Martin Diamond is retiring from Nassau University Medical Center. Dr. Diamond is a graduate of the College of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery, Des Moines, Iowa. Prior to attending medical school, Dr. Diamond served in the United States Navy from 1951 - 1955 as a Medical Corpsman. Dr. Diamond received certification from the American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians in 1973 and re-certified in 1995. He practiced in the field of General Practice/ Family Practice for 35 years. In 2003 he became a Fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians.
Throughout his career, Dr. Diamond’s accomplishments include distinguished awards from the New York State Osteopathic Medical Society and the National Alumni Association College of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery. In November 2009, Dr. Diamond was awarded the American Osteopathic Association’s (AOA) Distinguished service certification; the highest award bestowed by the AOA. As past Chairman of the New York State Board of Medicine, he also served many years on the Board of Professional Medical Conduct for the State of New York and the Board of Directors of the National Alumni Association of the college of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery. Dr. Diamond served as both Director and President of the New York State Osteopathic Medical Society, as a Director of the Osteopathic Family Practice Residency program, DME, and the Director of Osteopathic Medical Services at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. Presently, he is a member of the House of Delegates of the AOA, after many years as Chairman of the New York Delegation to AOA House, and the founding Dean of the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine- Harlem.
Dr. Diamond was a recipient of the of the Riland medal of Public Service by the New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) College of Osteopathic Medicine and the School of Health Professions in 2013.
All gifts will contribute to the Diamond Family Scholarship to ensure Dr. Diamonds legacy lives on at New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine.