News Archives of November 2008
November 26, 2008
Youngentob named associate dean of SUNY Upstate’s College of Graduate Studies
Top researcher joins leadership team of Graduate Studies; will play key role in student recruitment and admissions, and curriculum planning.
November 26, 2008
Designated AIDS Center awarded state grant for treatment program
State awards center $670,000 to expand treatment adherence program to adult and pediatric HIV-positive patients. Program seeks to breakdown barriers that impede one's ability to get care.
November 20, 2008
Pluripotent stem cells shown to generate new retinal cells necessary for vision, study finds
SUNY Upstate researchers say findings show promise for addressing debilitating vision loss due to a range of causes.
November 18, 2008
Puppet workshop promotes acceptance of kids with autism and Asperger’s Syndrome
Partnership between SUNY Upstate Medical University and Kohl's will bring puppet show to students and teachers in grades one through three.
November 13, 2008
SUNY Upstate President Dr. David R. Smith addresses preterm birth report card
Smith, a trustee of the March of Dimes, lends voice to organization's first-ever report card of national preterm birth rates.
November 6, 2008
Town meeting seeks ideas on Kennedy Square redevelopment; set for Nov. 13
SUNY Upstate officials seek ideas on what kind of development should be incorporated into downtown site, which will be home to the CNY Biotechnology Research Center.
November 4, 2008
Construction on Upstate Bone and Joint Center and Campus East is under way
New state-of-the-art facility will provide enhanced patient amenities and a 6,000 square foot education and conference center for SUNY Upstate Medical University.