• LICH circa 1899
    Founded in 1858, LICH introduced the practice of bedside teaching and became the first U.S. hospital to use stethoscopes and anesthesia.
  • LICH circa 1940
    LICH introduced the first emergency ambulance service in Brooklyn.
  • Aerial view of LICH
    LICH's collegiate division would later form Downstate Medical Center, an academic unit of the State University of New York.
  • LICH Today!
    LICH is renowned for its world-class radiology department, cutting-edge technology and ground-breaking research projects.