Mantosh J. Dewan, MD
Interim Dean, College of Medicine
Dr. Dewan's service at Upstate spans more than four decades, beginning in 1975 when he served as a psychiatry intern. Since then, he has held numerous faculty positions in the Department of Psychiatry, including a 12-year tenure as the department's chair.
Dr. Dewan has provided distinguished service to Upstate and the community and has been recognized for his research, teaching, clinical care, administrative and community service. In 2009, Dr. Dewan was appointed to the rank of Distinguished Service Professor by the State University of New York Board of Trustees. It is one of the highest honors SUNY bestows on faculty.
Office of the DeanCollege of Medicine
The Office of the Dean oversees the functions of the College of Medicine, which include all aspects of Upstate's mission: Education, Research and Patient Care.
Nearly 500 College of Medicine faculty members provide education for 750 medical, graduate and master's of public health students at Upstate. In the community, 2,000 volunteer faculty precept our students during the clinical aspects of their education.
Faculty in our 18 clinical service lines deliver care at Upstate University Hospital, the region's only level-1 trauma center and home to the region's only children's hospital.
Biomedical research at Upstate is dedicated to some of the most pressing issues related to human health and disease.
Each of these areas is growing, with increases in student admissions, research funding, and patients served.