Lynn Cleary, MD

Lynn Cleary, MD
Vice President for Academic Affairs

Our office is committed to integrity, quality, and transparency in supporting the academic mission, and to fostering collaboration and collegiality. Please contact us if you have questions or need guidance. We welcome your suggestions or feedback at any time.

University Accreditation

Upstate Medical University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE), 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, phone 267-284-5000. In November 2014, accreditation was reaffirmed by the Commission after reviewing and awarding a commendation for the quality of the Periodic Review Report. The next evaluation visit by the commission is scheduled for 2018-19.

Academic Program Accreditation

College of Health Professions

Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, Inc. (ARC-PA)
12000 Findley Road, Suite 150
Johns Creek, GA  30097
Phone:  770-476-1224

Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC)
1248 Harwood Road
Bedford, TX  76021-4244
Phone:  817-283-2835

Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)
1111 North Fairfax Street
Alexandria, VA  22314
Phone:  703-706-3245

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)
1361 Park Street
Clearwater, FL  33756
Phone:  727-210-2350

Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)
20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 2850
Chicago, IL  60606-3182
Phone:  312-704-5300

National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS)
5600 North River Road, Suite 720
Rosemont, IL  60018
Phone: 773-714-8880

College of Medicine

Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME)
330 North Wabash Avenue, Suite 39300
Chicago, IL  60611-5885
Phone:  312-464-4933

Council on Education for Public Health  (CEPH)
1010 Wayne Avenue, Suite 220
Silver Springs, MD  20910
Phone: 202-789-1050

College of Nursing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
One Dupont Circle NW, Suite 530
Washington, DC  20036-1120
Phone: 202-887-6791