News Archives of April 2016

April 28, 2016
Upstate creates program to address global health issues in pregnant women and young children
The Global Maternal Child and Pediatric Health Program combines research, clinical trials, education, training in Syracuse and abroad.

April 26, 2016
Medical students teach children to be ‘sun smart’
Medical students in Upstate’s Dermatology Interest Group are sharing their “sun smart” message with hundreds of school kids this month.

April 26, 2016
Fulbright Scholarship sends Upstate professor to France for cancer research
Professor William Kerr will further his cancer research at the Center for Immunology in Marseilles.

April 20, 2016
Upstate launches Presidential Symposium Series to address trends, needs of 21st century
Connected to the Future is a new Presidential Symposium Series designed to bring leading experts to Upstate to address key trends and needs of our century.

April 20, 2016
Dr. Danielle Laraque-Arena installed as president of Upstate Medical University April 15
Dr. Danielle Laraque-Arena was installed as president of Upstate Medical University in an April 15 ceremony that featured remarks from area civic leaders and former colleagues.

April 14, 2016
Inauguration of Danielle Laraque-Arena, MD, as president of Upstate is April 15
Presidents from seven colleges and universities, SUNY Trustee Chair Carl McCall and several members of the SUNY Board of Trustees will attend the inauguration of Danielle Laraque-Arena, MD, FAAP, as Upstate Medical University’s seventh president.

April 8, 2016
Upstate celebrates medical research, clinical initiatives of students
Student Research Day showcases the work of students and their contributions to science and healthcare.

April 7, 2016
Anatomical Gift Program ceremony
Richard O'Neill, PhD, professor of Psychiatry, speaks about his mother at Upstate's Anatomical Gift Program ceremony held April 2 at Hendricks Chapel on the SU campus. O'Neill mother was one of more than 200 donors to be honored in the annual ceremony designed to pay tribute to donors and their family members. Led by Dana Mihaila, MD, PhD, the program director, the event is organized by medical, physician assistant and physical therapy students.

April 7, 2016
Radiation therapy masks transformed into artistic masterpieces for fundraiser April 14
Radiation therapy masks used during cancer treatments that have been transformed into works of art by Central New York artists and art students will be auctioned off Thursday, April 14 to benefit the head and neck cancer fund at the Upstate Cancer Center.

April 4, 2016
Upstate looks at humor, wellness for National Public Health Week through April 8
Tips on eating healthy, exercise and using humor to lead a happier and healthier existence are among the offerings of Public Health Week.

News Archives of March 2016

March 31, 2016
Upstate signs pledge to offer prescriber information on opioids to medical students
Medical dean said Upstate supports further efforts to broaden education on this issue.

March 21, 2016
It’s a Match! Upstate medical students find where they will spend their residencies
From Vermont to Utah, medical students get matched with medical institutions to begin their specialty training.

March 18, 2016
Match Day attire
Students write the name of the hospital or health system where they will do their residency on their special Match Day T-shirts as part of  Upstate Medical University’s Match Day celebration.  Fourth-year medical students across the country found out today where they will do their residencies.

March 18, 2016
Upstate University Hospital’s Adult SWAT team marks 10th anniversary
SWAT nurses are not only involved in delivering critical care, but also in assisting hospital staff with advanced training and education, bedside teaching, and developing simulations, in an effort to prevent emergency situations.

March 18, 2016
Upstate introduces online parenting classes for expectant parents
The new online education program for expectant parents is a self-paced, interactive education program that can be completed from home on a computer or mobile device.

March 18, 2016
Upstate scientist’s work at center of biotech startup
Research by Upstate Medical University’s Stewart Loh, PhD, into protein p53—known as the “guardian of the human genome”—and its role in suppressing tumor formation is at the center of a biomedical startup with Rutgers University.

March 16, 2016
Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital celebrates Patient Safety Week
Children's hospital joins national group in offering things parents can do to make a child's hospitalization safer.

March 10, 2016
Café Kubal tapped for Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital coffee concession
Syracuse-based coffee roaster Café Kubal will open its fifth Syracuse location in Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital this spring.

March 10, 2016
Upstate awarded $70.6M grant to build ambulatory care center
The ambulatory care center will house primary care, behavioral health and specialty services, and a variety of other patient care services designed to support a patient’s transition from acute medical care facilities back into the community.

March 7, 2016
Mrs. New York 2016 pays a visit
Mrs. New York 2016 Alison Trenk speaks with Michele Bergquist, a librarian in the Family Resource Center at Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital, during a tour of Upstate March 4. Trenk visited many areas of the hospital, including physical therapy and rehabilitation program. Trenk volunteers for the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation and also supports the [...]

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