News Archives of July 2007
July 24, 2007
Pediatric surgeon joins SUNY Upstate
Cynthia Ann Corpron, M.D., one of only a handful of physicians nationwide trained in pediatric surgical oncology, joins the Olivia Louise Pietrafesa Center for Children's Surgery.
July 23, 2007
Best-selling author and world’s leading physical therapist to visit July 26
Marilyn Moffat, author of Age-Defying Fitness and president of the World Confederation for Physical Therapy, will visit SUNY Upstate Medical University to promote special PT training for work with geriatric population.
July 23, 2007
Roll out the Red Carpet for the Third Annual “Looking at the Stars” Fashion Show
Doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals at University Hospital will trade their white coats and scrubs for high-style fashions at the hospitals third annual Look at the Stars Fashion Show, luncheon and auction to benefit the Golisano Children’s Hospital at University Hospital Saturday, Aug. 4, at Drumlins, 800 Nottingham Road, Syracuse. Several children who [...]
July 18, 2007
Wenshi Gao, M.D., and Sheldon A. Isaacson, M.D., join Department of Anesthesiology
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Wenshi Gao, M.D., and Sheldon A. Isaacson, M.D., have joined the Department of Anesthesiology at SUNY Upstate Medical University.
Gao, a board certified anesthesiologist, has been named assistant professor, specializing in regional and thoracic anesthesia. Prior to SUNY Upstate, Gao served as an attending physician in the anesthesia service at community [...]
July 17, 2007
Area teens discover medical careers at annual MEDQUEST Health Careers Exploration Camps
SUNY Upstate provides indepth look at medical careers and in-flight medical treatment and gives teens a try at suturing and blood typing during residential summer program.
July 13, 2007
Fashion show to benefit Golisano Children’s Hospital at University Hospital Aug. 4
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals and at University Hospital will trade in their white coats and scrubs for high-style fashions at the hospital’s third annual Looking at the Stars Fashion Show, luncheon and auction to benefit the Golisano Children’s Hospital at University Hospital Saturday, Aug. 4, at Drumlins, 800 Nottingham Road, [...]
July 12, 2007
New radiotherapy approach shows promise as early stage lung cancer treatment
Five-year study, led by SUNY Upstate, shows benefit of accelerated 3-D conformal radiotherapy for early stage lung cancer patients for whom surgery is not an option.
July 9, 2007
Registered Nurse First Assistant program now offered at SUNY Upstate Medical University
The Registered Nurse First Assistant program will educate and train nurses to directly assist surgeons during surgical procedures. Program meets demand for high-level nurses.
July 2, 2007
University Hospital wins outstanding achievement award for cancer care
University Hospital is one of only 31 hospitals nationwide to receive honored by the Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons.