News Archives of September 2009
September 30, 2009
NASA flight surgeon to address Upstate medical alumni during Reunion Weekend
Joseph Dervay, M.D., who has provided medical care on eight Space Shuttle and two International Space Station missions, will speak at Upstate Medical University's Medical Alumni Reunion Oct. 2 and 3. In addition, three alumni will be honored for their service to the medical profession.
September 18, 2009
Upstate announces new award offered for mid-career research faculty members
David Amberg, Ph.D., Wendy Kates, Ph.D., and Barry Knox, Ph.D., receive Jacobsen Scholar Award in recognition of their ongoing research accomplishments.
September 11, 2009
Ceremony dedicates Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital to community
A new era in pediatric medicine begins this fall with the opening of the Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital, which was dedicated this week. The two-story, 71-bed children's hospital crowns the top of University Hospital's new $150 million East Tower addition. University Hospital is part of SUNY Upstate Medical University.
September 8, 2009
Upstate creates global biomedical research institute with universities in Israel, Taiwan
Upstate Medical University, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology and National Cheng Kung University bring top scientists together to accelerate biomedical research in areas such as cancer infectious diabetes; diabetes and cardiovascular disease and nervous system disorders.