Three from Upstate honored as champions of humanistic care for work during the pandemic
The Arnold P. Gold Foundation ensures compassion, empathy and humanism in health care. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - June 11, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate earns United Way recognition for Women United and Emerging Leaders affinity groups
Upstate's United Way affinity groups —Emerging Leaders and Women United—earn honors. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - June 11, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate New York Poison Center issues warning after calls increase for marijuana use in children
Children and teens ingesting 'cannabis candies' raises alarms (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - June 8, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Thomas VanderMeer, MD, FACS, named interim director of Upstate Cancer Center
VanderMeer succeeds Jeffrey Bogart, MD, who has led the Upstate Cancer Center since 2016. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - June 7, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate Cancer Center holds virtual National Cancer Survivors Day June 6
The Upstate Cancer Center will host a virtual National Cancer Survivors Day (NCSD) event Sunday, June 6, featuring the Rosamond Gifford Zoo (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - June 4, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate professor wins award for her schizophrenia research
Cynthia Shannon Weickert, PhD, honored with Outstanding Translational Research Award. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - June 4, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Research Source Type: news

Upstate Cancer Center doctor to present results of clinical trial for small cell lung cancer at American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting
Evidence shows once daily radiation therapy treatment is effective. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - June 3, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Research Source Type: news

Upstate Golisano joins children ’s hospitals in Rochester and Buffalo to urge passing of Child Poverty Reduction Act
Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital urges passing of Child Poverty Reduction Act. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - May 28, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate doctor published in New England Journal of Medicine on safety and efficacy of COVID-19 vaccine for adolescents 12 to 15
Stephen J. Thomas is coordinating principal investigator for Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine trial. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - May 27, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate volunteer with nearly 22,000 service hours celebrates 95th birthday
Volunteers are critical to Upstate ’s operations. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - May 27, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate student wins Young Scientist award from World Congress on ADHD
Eric Barnett is a sixth-year MD/PhD student. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - May 21, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Research Source Type: news

Upstate Telestroke Network adds two more hospitals, strengthening stroke care in New York state
The network connects Upstate stroke specialists with 12 facilities across NY. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - May 20, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate researchers land $3 million NIH grant to study connection between sleep and stroke
Klingman and Fulk have studied the links between sleep disorders and stroke for years. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - May 14, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Research Source Type: news

Clinic helping opioid-dependent patients publishes paper on success of facility
Data shows a 42 percent reduction in return visits to the ED. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - May 11, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate Commencement ceremonies are May 8 and 9
Upstate's 2021 Commencement ceremonies will be held in-person and virtually. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - May 7, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Syracuse Press Club presents Kathleen Paice Froio with Best News Source award
Froio led Upstate publicity efforts on its pandemic outreach. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - May 6, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate to present three honorary degrees to racial justice and health equity pioneers
The degrees will be presented at the College of Medicine Commencement. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - May 4, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate opens Golisano Center for Special Needs
The new center will focus on intellectual and developmental disabilities. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - May 1, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Three Upstate researchers participate in international study looking at ADHD and cardiometabolic diseases
TIMESPAN is a five-year project that involves 17 institutions from 14 countries. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - April 29, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate opens Golisano Center for Special Needs
The center focuses on intellectual and developmental disabilities. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - April 28, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate Foundation supports professional development of Upstate nurses
Fund supports advancement, education, certifications. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - April 23, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate recognizes 15 faculty for going above and beyond with Gold Standard Award
Pandemic efforts made this year's selection especially competitive. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - April 23, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate Medical University opens food pantry for students in Weiskotten Hall
Paley's Pantry offers a variety of items for Upstate students. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - April 16, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate celebrates National Donate Life Month with online silent auction
Online auction is open through April 23. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - April 16, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate now offering bachelor of science in respiratory therapy in Rochester
Upstate ’s College of Health Professions opens distance learning program at Rochester General College of Health Careers. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - April 16, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate participating in clinical trial to test blood pressure medication to treat symptoms of Alzheimer ’s
Disruptive agitation can be hard for patients, caregivers. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - April 15, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Sculptures of two Upstate trailblazing women doctors in development
Two sculptures will celebrate the significant contributions of trailblazing Upstate women physicians —Elizabeth Blackwell, MD, and Sarah Loguen, MD. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - April 9, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate Covid Vaccine Information Hotline reaches 50K milestone
Upstate ’s Covid Vaccine Information Hotline has fielded over 50,000 calls from the public on a variety of issues related to Covid-19. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - April 9, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate Medical University receives Stevens Initiative funding for program to virtually connect young people around the world
Seth Perry, PhD, wins Stevens Institute funding for Bridging Cultures to Defeat Covid-19. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - April 7, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate Foundation receives Impact Award from Central New York Business Journal
The Impact Award recognizes a program that touched the lives of others in a meaningful way. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - April 3, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate offering minimally invasive TT Maze procedure and clip to eliminate atrial fibrillation and reduce risk of stroke
Procedure is highly effective for those with chronic A-fib. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - April 2, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate Medical University one of four sites worldwide to enroll young children in Pfizer covid vaccine trial
Upstate Medical University will be one of the first sites in the world to enroll children under 5 years of age in the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine trial when the study begins April 5. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - April 1, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Vaccine Research Coronavirus Source Type: news

Upstate Foundation offers donor-advised funds in response to campus need
The Upstate Foundation now offers donors a new giving vehicle through donor-advised funds. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - March 27, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate Cancer Center introduces multidisciplinary team for brain tumor patients
Program incorporates radiation oncology, neurosurgery and medical oncology. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - March 26, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate researcher lands five-year NIH grant for $2.2 million to study proteins linked to cancer
Mehdi Mollapour, PhD, received a prestigious Maximizing Investigators ’ Research Award. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - March 25, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Research Source Type: news

Upstate researcher lands five-year NIH grant for $2.2 million to study chaperone proteins linked to cancer
Mehdi Mollapour, PhD, received a prestigious Maximizing Investigators ’ Research Award. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - March 25, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Research Source Type: news

Upstate ’s College of Medicine Class of 2021 celebrates Match Day
Medical students learned Friday where they matched for residency. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - March 20, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate Foundation celebrates National Doctors ’ Day
Upstate celebrates Doctors' Day 2021. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - March 19, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate hires Rich Wilmoth as new cardiovascular service line administrator
His entire career has been in cardiovascular health. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - March 18, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate Remembers events Thursday, Friday to allow Upstate community to reflect on the pandemic, lives lost to COVID-19
Events begin at sundown Thursday. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - March 18, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate vision researcher lands $2.6 million NIH grant and prestigious national innovation award
Professor Peter Calvert, PhD, studies diseases that cause blindness. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - March 12, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Research Source Type: news

Upstate opens new Vector Biocontainment Lab to propel research on coronavirus and other infectious diseases
New lab is a first for Upstate, will encourage research across SUNY. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - March 12, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Research Source Type: news

Upstate teams with Loretto to examine the effects of deprescribing meds in older adults
Project addresses number and cost of preventable meds-related adverse drug events. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - March 4, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Radiothon raises $281,846 for Upstate Golisano Children ’s Hospital
Through generous donations from the Central New York community, Radiothon raised $281,846 for Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital this year. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - March 4, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news