Stephen J. Thomas, MD, named the Frank E. Young, MD ’56 and Leanne Young Endowed Chair of Microbiology
The endowed chair is named for Upstate alumnus Frank Young, MD, who led the Food and Drug Administration in the 1980s. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - November 18, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Community Giving Campaign enters final weeks
More than 1,000 members of the Upstate Community have supported the campaign to date, including 248 new donors, and there's still time to give. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - November 17, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate Foundation grants will improve ambulance care for region ’s sickest patients
Guilfoyle Ambulance in Watertown, Menter Ambulance in Oswego and Gouverneur Rescue Squad were awarded $35,000 as part of Upstate's Critical Care Transport Development program. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - November 17, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate researcher awarded over $2M to begin first studies of TM cells ’ mechanical memory, improving understanding of its role in glaucoma
Dr Samuel Herberg will study how and why trabecular meshwork cells in the eye react differently to stressors when an individual has glaucoma. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - November 14, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Research Source Type: news

Golisano After Hours Care expands hours beginning Nov. 14
Expanded hours come as kids with respiratory virus and other illnesses flood fill children's hospital and its emergency room. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - November 11, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Golisano After Hours Care expands hours
Expanded hours come as kids with respiratory virus and other illnesses fill children's hospital and its emergency room. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - November 11, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Son ’s suicide spurs donation to Upstate’s Psychiatry High Risk Program
Upstate's Psychiatry High Risk Program has treated almost 600 patients since it opened in 2017. It is an innovative, nationally recognized suicide prevention program for youth and young adults who struggle with thoughts of suicide. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - November 10, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Baldwin Fund honors Upstate ’s Nancy Prott
Prott was recognized for her unyielding support of the Fund, including her longtime dedication to raising funds for breast cancer research through numerous Fund events, including its annual A Run for THEIR Life. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - November 10, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Dr. Eric Olson awarded $1.8M federal grant for study of fetal alcohol syndrome
Olson will use the grant to address why the wiring of the fetal brain can be so deeply impacted by exposure to alcohol during development. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - November 8, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate ’s Dr James Knoll elected president of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law
Knoll, who joined Upstate in 2006, is a nationally recognized expert in forensic psychiatry. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - November 7, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Interventional cardiologist Dr Michael Fischi joins Upstate
Fischi is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology and a fellow of the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - November 2, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Pediatric remission rates for chronic gastrointestinal diseases soar at Upstate ’s Golisano clinic
In the last six years, the pediatric gastroenterology inflammatory bowel disease program at Upstate Golisano Children ’s Hospital has drastically increased the number of children who are in remission for their chronic disease. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - November 2, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Certain type of stroke on the rise, with higher rates among Black people
Subarachnoid hemorrhage occurs in Black people at a disproportionately higher rate compared to people of other races and ethnicities, study finds. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - November 1, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate hosts first-ever limb preservation symposium Nov. 5
The symposium will feature presentations on all aspects of limb preservation, including a variety of sessions on management of diabetes wounds and arterial disease and the latest strategies for wound care. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - November 1, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Upstate researcher earns national recognition for work developing an AI-based diagnostic tool
Tamara Jamaspishvili, MD, PhD, assistant professor of pathology, has been named a 2022 Young Investigator by the Prostate Cancer Foundation. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - October 27, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news