August 23, 2011
Upstate names four to head clinical departments
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Upstate Medical University has named four individuals to lead various clinical departments at the academic medical center. The appointments were made by Upstate Senior Vice President and College of Medicine Dean Steven J. Scheinman, M.D. John Epling, M.D., M.S.Ed., has been named chair of the department of Family Medicine. Epling succeeds Andrea [...]
July 21, 2011
Upstate announces the following appointments and recognitions
Upstate Medical University announces the following appointments and recognitions: • The Rev. Terry Ruth Culbertson, M.D.I.V., B.C.C., C.T. was recertified as a thanatologist in death, dying and bereavement for 2011-2013 by the Credentialing Council of the Association for Death Education and Counseling. Culbertson is spiritual care manager/ clinical pastoral education supervisor and clinical assistant professor [...]
June 20, 2011
Six at Upstate win Chancellor’s awards
A housekeeper, administrative assistant, two physicians, an admissions officer and a data coordinator are honored with SUNY Chancellor awards for their excellence in service, teaching and scholarship.
May 24, 2011
Mary Nelson named ‘Women of Distinction’
Mary Nelson, an Upstate Medical University employee and longtime community activist whose efforts to provide Syracuse youth with brighter beginnings have been widely recognized, has added the New York state Senate’s “Women of Distinction” award to her accolades.
May 24, 2011
Upstate professor awarded Fulbright grant
James Dwyer, Ph.D., has been awarded a Fulbright Scholarship grant to teach bioethics at the Medical School of National Taiwan University in Taipei. He also will lead discussions on the ethical decisions made in end-of-life care as well as ethical issues that arise in the context of Taiwan’s universal healthcare and public health sectors.