March 23, 2017
Upstate partners with ENSPICE Childrens Foundation to address nutritional needs of young victims of natural disasters
The Center for Global Health & Transitional Science (CGHTS) at Upstate Medical University is embarking on a partnership with ENSPICE Children¿s Foundation (ECF), an international foundation that is addressing nutritional needs of children brought on by disasters.
February 2, 2017
An Ecuador-Peru border region has been malaria free since 2012.
September 25, 2016
SES approach leads to new information in study of mosquito-borne viruses
Anna Stewart Ibarra, PhD, MPA, describes a collaborative approach by researchers.
July 12, 2016
Upstate DNP student finds gratitude on Ghana medical mission
After her induction into the Sigma Theta Tau nursing honor society and her graduation in May from Upstate's Nurse Practitioner master's program, Brandy Baillargeon didn't take a vacation.
June 26, 2016
Informational video about mosquito-borne illnesses
Learn more about mosquito-borne illnesses with Upstate's Dr. Tim Endy and Health Commissioner Indu Gupta
May 25, 2016
Number of Zika Cases in Pregnant Women Almost Doubles in U.S. and Puerto Ri
The Centers for Disease Control says the number of confirmed or suspected cases of the Zika virus has doubled in pregnant women living in the United States and Puerto Rico. We spoke to Dr. Anna Stewart Ibarra from SUNY Upstate about research and prevention on the disease.
April 28, 2016
Ecuador earthquake relief effort
When Upstate Medical University's Anna Stewart Ibarra, PhD, traveled to Ecuador last fall to continue her research into a global public health threat, she didn't expect that she would also be dealing with a natural disaster; an earthquake that left the country in a state of emergency, particularly affecting small coastal fishing villages.
December 30, 2015
Upstate Researcher Explains Efforts to Control Mosquito-borne Dengue Fever
Dengue fever, a tropical disease present in subtropical areas of the United States, must be fought on several fronts, such as research, public education and government policy...
November 30, 2015
Upstate Medical gets $12 million grant to develop dengue fever vaccine
Upstate Medical University is receiving $12 million from the U.S. Army to help develop a vaccine against dengue fever.
November 30, 2015
Study: With climate change, malaria risk in Africa shifts, grows
A larger portion of Africa is currently at high risk for malaria transmission than previously predicted, according to a new University of Florida mapping study.
October 8, 2015
NSF Funding UF Research on Climate Change Impacts on Vectorborne Disease
A new 5 year multi-institutional collaborative research grant of $1.85 million funded by the National Science Foundation's Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases (NSF EEID) program will support research on the effect of temperature on 13 different diseases transmitted by insects.
September 21, 2015
A new 5 year multi-institutional collaborative research grant will support research on the effect of temperature on 13 different diseases transmitted by insects.
June 18, 2015
Could Climate Change Cause the Next Cholera Pandemic?
New research suggests we may be closer to a global cholera outbreak then once believed. http://www.popsci.com/looming-8th-pandemic-climate-change-and-cholera
May 20, 2014
Global Health Research Forum on Microbial Resistance
April 25th, 2014 Biomedical researchers from across the country convened on the Upstate Medical University campus for a global health research forum on microbial resistance
January 1, 2013
Cinterandes: Mobile surgery rotations for medical students in Ecuador
Cinterandes: Mobile surgery rotations for medical students in Ecuador Summary