News Archives of June 2002
June 23, 2002
Gregory L. Eastwood, MD, is elected vice president of national nursing research panel
SUNY Upstate Medical University President Gregory L. Eastwood, M.D., has been elected vice president of the Friends of the National Institute of Nursing Research (FNINR). The panel seeks to support research-based nursing practice by educating nursing professionals and the public about advances made through nursing research and its benefits to patients, families, communities and [...]
June 16, 2002
HealthLink presents free health seminars in June
Advance Directives, immunizations, fireworks and prostate cancer are among topics to be addressed at University Hospital HealthLink seminars in June. All seminars are free, open to the public and held in the Oasis complex on the lower level of Shoppingtown Mall. To register for any seminar, call 464-8668.
Upcoming seminar schedule is as [...]
June 12, 2002
Professor’s new book highlights nurse’s role in patient education
Nurses have always been on the frontlines in the delivery of health care, helping people to stay well and assisting them to recover from illness and disability. The role of the nurse as educator of patients and families is paramount to giving people the skills they need to achieve the goals of self-care. [...]
June 10, 2002
Miracle Ride raises $33,700 for Children’s Miracle Network
Nearly 500 Central New York motorcycle enthusiasts showed their support for the CNY Children’s Miracle Network at the Eighth Annual Miracle Ride, held May 19 at the Spinning Wheel Restaurant in North Syracuse.
The event raised $33,700 for the CNY Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) in support of pediatric services at University and Crouse hospitals. [...]
June 9, 2002
Chumpon Wilasrusmee, MD, receives two awards of excellence
Syracuse resident Chumpon Wilasrusmee, M.D., a fellow in the transplant division of the Department of Surgery at SUNY Upstate Medical University, working under the direction of Dilip Kittur, M.D., chief of transplant surgery, has received two awards of excellence for his research initiatives in the area of organ transplantation.
Wilasrusmee earned a Young Investigator Award at [...]
June 4, 2002
CNY Children’s Miracle Network campaign raises $921,500
The CNY Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) campaign, that culminated with the June 2 CMN broadcast on WIXT NewsChannel 9, raised $921,500, exceeding last year’s total of $882,980. All proceeds raised through the campaign benefit children who receive their medical care at University and Crouse hospitals in Syracuse.
“The success of our CMN campaign is [...]
June 2, 2002
Nearly 700 SUNY Upstate employees will be honored at Employee Recognition Day June 6
Eugene Kaplan, M.D., professor of psychiatry leads a roster of nearly 700 SUNY Upstate employees who will be honored during Employee Recognition Day June 6 at the Oncenter in Syracuse.
Employees who have worked at SUNY Upstate for five, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35 and 40 years will be recognized by SUNY Upstate President Gregory [...]