News Archives of September 2008
September 30, 2008
University Hospital is first in the state to bring new imaging device into operating room
The O-arm Imaging System provides physicians with unprecedented views of patient anatomy in the operating room, during the surgical procedure.
September 18, 2008
SUNY Upstate honors outstanding faculty
Convocation awards also go to Meghan Curry for her advocacy on behalf of pancreatic cancer research and King and King Architects.
September 18, 2008
Neurosurgeon joins SUNY Upstate Medical University
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Eric M. Deshaies, M.D., has joined the Department of Neurosurgery as assistant professor, dually trained in neuroendovascular surgery and cerebrovascular and skull base surgery. He will specialize in the treatment of hemorrhagic and ischemic stroke, aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations (AVMs), skull base tumors, cranio-facial tumors and other complex disorders.
Deshaies is among [...]
September 17, 2008
John Farruggio named benefits manager
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — John C. Farruggio has been named benefits manager at SUNY Upstate Medical.
As benefits manager, Farruggio will oversee the administration of a comprehensive employee benefits program, including health and life insurance, retirement programs, leaves of absence, workers’ compensation and disability programs.
Farruggio has more than two decades of experience in [...]
September 10, 2008
College of Medicine alumni return to campus for weekend full of activity and honors
A major feature of the weekend is a documentary screening and discussion on the "Tibet Vision Project," featuring a discussion with a SUNY Upstate alumnus involved in the project.
September 5, 2008
SUNY Upstate lecture examines respiratory conditions of 9/11 rescue workers Sept. 11
Dr. Michael Iannuzzi, who led pulmonary medicine division at Mount Sinai in New York City, says full impact of long-term health risks, such as cancer, still unknown.
September 2, 2008
SUNY Upstate Medical University opens new 1,500-space employee parking garage
The $31-million, 1,500-space employee parking garage opens two months ahead of schedule and allows employees parking at Alliance Bank Stadium to return to campus before the snow flies.