News Archives of May 1999

May 25, 1999
Hematology-Oncology Associates of Central New York, University Hospital to Participate in Major Breast Care Prevention Trial
Hematology-Oncology Associates of Central New York and University Hospital in Syracuse will begin recruiting volunteers for one of the largest breast cancer prevention studies ever – the Study of Tamoxifen and Raloxifene (STAR). Serving as principal investigators for STAR in Central New York are Seema A. Khan, M.D., of University Hospital at the State University [...]

May 20, 1999
Health Science Center Researchers Land $400,000 Grant to Develop Computer Simulation of Cardiac Arrhythmia
Researchers at the State University of New York Health Science Center at Syracuse have been awarded a $400,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health to develop a computer simulation of an irregular heartbeat or cardiac arrhythmia. Researchers say the computer simulation could help in the development of new drug therapies to control the [...]

May 19, 1999
Pompey Lions Club to Host ‘Lions Day’ June 5
Activities to entertain children and adults are planned for “Lions Day,” hosted by the Pompey Lions Club, Saturday, June 5 beginning at 10:30 a.m. at the Pompey Firehouse, 7407 Academy Street in the village of Pompey. Admission is free. Refreshments and seating will be available. Proceeds from the event will support the Vision 2000 [...]

May 18, 1999
Kiwanis to Sponsor Pancake Breakfast to Benefit Children’s Miracle Network June 6 at Hotel Syracuse
Central New Yorkers are invited to the Kiwanis Ontario Division’s Pancake Breakfast Sunday, June 6, from 8 a.m. to noon in the Persian Terrace of the Radisson Plaza/Hotel Syracuse, 500 South Warren Street. Proceeds from the breakfast will benefit the Children’s Miracle Network. Cost is $5 per adult; $3 per child (10 and [...]

May 18, 1999
Children’s Miracle Network Champions Broadcast to be Aired June 5 and 6 on WIXT News Channel 9
The Children’s Miracle Network Champions Broadcast will be broadcast live from WIXT News Channel 9 studios beginning Saturday, June 6 at 8 p.m. through Sunday, June 6 at 7 p.m. Local segments of the broadcast will be hosted live from WIXT studios by News Channel 9 personalities Carrie Lazarus, Rod Wood, Doug Logan, Dave Eichorn, [...]

May 17, 1999
Author of ‘When Diabetes Hits Home’ to speak June 9 in Syracuse
On Wednesday, June 9, from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m, Wendy Satin Rapaport, MSW, Psy.D, assistant professor of medicine, University of Miami School of Medicine, Diabetes Research Institute, Miami, Florida, will give a presentation for families of diabetic children and sign copies of her book, “When Diabetes Hits Home: The Whole Family’s Guide to Emotional Health,” [...]

May 11, 1999
Auxiliary to the Health Science Center at Syracuse Wins Anna Williams Oberlander Memorial Achievement Cup
The Auxiliary to the SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse has been awarded the 1999 Anna Williams Oberlander Memorial Achievement Cup by the Syracuse Federation of Women’s Clubs (SFWC). Auxiliary co-presidents Debbie Meech of DeWitt and Heidi Smith of Manlius accepted the award on behalf of the Auxiliary at the annual meeting of the [...]

May 5, 1999
More than 100 Health Science Center Physicians Named ‘Best Doctors in America’
More than 100 physicians affiliated with University Hospital and the State University of New York Health Science Center at Syracuse are listed in the newest edition of “The Best Doctors in America,” the nation’s top guide on who provides the best medical care. The listing is contained in “The Best Doctors in America, 1999″ (Copyright [...]

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