News Archives of January 2001
January 29, 2001
SUNY Upstate student named Howard Hughes Research Scholar
Igor Barani, a third-year medical student at SUNY Upstate Medical University, has been selected by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to participate in the HHMI-NIH Research Scholars Program
January 18, 2001
Parodi named to quality management post at University Hospital
Manlius resident Jorge A. Parodi has been named administrative director of Quality Management and Outcome Measurement for University Hospital of SUNY Upstate Medical University.
Parodi is responsible for leading all quality improvement activities within University Hospital’s service lines and departments and has direct oversight of the hospital’s areas of Risk Management, Clinical Practice Analysis [...]
January 15, 2001
Erlebacher named president of Syracuse Medical Alumni Association
Fayetteville resident Mark S. Erlebacher, M.D., has been named president of the Syracuse Medical Alumni Association and Foundation of SUNY Upstate Medical University.
Erlebacher is an internist in private practice with an office in Fayetteville and serves as medical director and staff physician at the Jewish Home of Central New York. He also serves as a [...]
January 9, 2001
SUNY Upstate forum examines ‘Public Health and the Drug War’ Jan. 17
Peter Christ, retired police captain from Tonawanda, N.Y., and Gene Tinelli, M.D., Ph.D., a faculty member at SUNY Upstate and an addiction psychiatrist at the Veterans Administration Medical Center, will present a free public presentation on “Public Health and the Drug War” Wednesday, Jan. 17 from noon to 1 p.m. in Room 9295 Weiskotten Hall, [...]
January 7, 2001
SUNY Upstate opens monthly art show series with employee’s work
Artwork by Maureen Barcza of Syracuse, supervisor of the electromicropscopy laboratory at SUNY Upstate Medical University, will be featured through Feb. 2 in SUNY Upstate’s Health Sciences Library Art Program. Barcza’s work is on display in the Health Sciences Library in Weiskotten Hall.
Artwork for an exhibit, beginning Feb. 5, is currently being sought from spouses [...]
January 4, 2001
SUNY Upstate’s Lyn Stevens wins AIDS care nursing honor
Lyn Stevens, a nurse practitioner at SUNY Upstate Medical University, has received the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care (ANAC) President’s Award. Stevens received the award for her outstanding service as an ANAC committee chair and for demonstrating exceptional leadership in accomplishing committee work and dedication to the mission and goals of the association.
Stevens is [...]
January 3, 2001
Kellman named chair of University Medical Associates at Syracuse
Robert Kellman, M.D., has been named chair of University Medical Associates at Syracuse Inc. (UMAS) and the Governing Board of the Faculty Practice Plan, College of Medicine at SUNY Upstate Medical University. Kellman, professor and chair of SUNY Upstate’s Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, succeeds Frederick Davey, M.D., who recently retired from SUNY Upstate.
January 1, 2001
University Hospital physician named fellow of the American College of Surgeons
University Hospital physician Nabeel El-amir, M.D., of Fayetteville has been named a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
El-amir, who received his medical degree in 1989 from SUNY Upstate Medical University Center, is a thoracic surgeon and an assistant professor of surgery at SUNY Upstate.
In 1998 El-amir attained board certification from the American Board of [...]