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Every two months, Physicians Practice Magazine features a center section focusing on clinical news from University Hospital/SUNY Upstate Medical University. This page has links to issues that are 1 year old or older.

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January 2014PDF Icon

  • Psychiatric care for breast cancer patients
  • Preventing patient readmissions
  • New chief medical officer
  • Halleran and Health magazine
  • Women's Health Network benefits
  • Dengue Fever research
  • Bowel control implant
  • Upstate Round Up

November 2013PDF Icon

  • Women's Health Network
  • Telemedicine stroke collaboration
  • Pediatric dialysis
  • Gastric band repair
  • Concussion treatment
  • Stereotactic radiotherapy
  • Non-drug treatment for severe asthma
  • Developing proton radiotherapy
  • SUNY research collaborations
  • Spectrometer for research
  • Upstate Round Up

September 2013PDF Icon

  • MRI-guided laser neurosurgery
  • Medical toxicology consults
  • Psychiatric care for cancer patients
  • Geriatric emergency care (GEM)
  • Kidney cancer clinical trial
  • Diabetes care via phone consults
  • Project medical education/Affordable care challenges
  • Upstate Round Up

July 2013PDF Icon

  • Cancer rehabilitation services
  • Grants to Upstate
  • Stroke Center
  • Looking ahead with President Smith
  • Trigeminal neuralgia
  • Upstate Round Up: neurosurgery in Watertown, urology mentoring, wound care, midwifery, EMS training in Auburn, Upstate Specialty Services at 550 Harrison.

May 2013PDF Icon

  • Geriatric Emergency Medicine Center
  • Kidney Cancer Drug Trial
  • Duggan: New Medical School Dean
  • Rochford: Vice President of Research
  • Radio Show on NPR
  • Colorectal Cancer Study
  • Cancer Center steel beam ceremony
  • Upstate Round Up

March 2013PDF Icon

  • Dense-Breast Notification
  • 3D Mammography
  • Preauthorization Study
  • Lung Cancer Screening
  • Upstate Round Up: MS Study, DNP Program, AMA Meeting, NICHE Designation, Psychiatry Research, Communication Aids, Alumnus Does Arm Transplant, Awards and Elections

November 2012PDF Icon

  • Physician Response Team
  • Bariatric Services
  • Hyperbaric Medicine and STAR
  • Upstate Health magazine
  • Upstate "App"
  • Cord Blood Bank
  • Andreas Meier, pediatric surgery chief
  • Dmitriy Nikolasky, urologist
  • James Foster, anesthesiology chair
  • Leslie Kohman, national award
  • Thomas Antonini, PA of the Year

September 2012PDF Icon

  • Cancer Center news
  • Pathology and Digitization
  • Egg Freezing and Fertility
  • Lung Cancer Screening
  • Immunotherapy for Prostate Cancer
  • Women and Heart Disease Support Group
  • Heart Disease Device (Impella)
  • Back Surgery and Pain Medication
  • Uterine Fibroid Embolization
  • Bariatric Surgeon Matthew McDonald
  • Ped. Radiologist Gary Amundson

July 2012PDF Icon

  • Solitaire FR Revascularization Device for Stroke
  • Cardiovascular MRI
  • DDP: Dynamic Deconstructive Psychotherapy
  • Prostate Cancer/Radiation Therapy Study
  • Stroke and Heart Failure Awards
  • Midwifery
  • Occupational Health and Video Conferencing
  • Hospital Quality Award
  • Recognition for Drs. Wienstock, McCabe and Kaplan

May 2012PDF Icon

  • Medical apps
  • Pediatric brain tumor surgery
  • Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine
  • Stroke Center
  • RivA: pharmacy's IV "robot"
  • Upstate Golisano After Hours Care center

March 2012PDF Icon

  • Chest Pain Accreditation
  • Restoring Heart Rhythm
  • Treating Liver Cancer
  • tPA for Frostbite
  • Study on Foot Drop Device
  • Joining Forces initiative
  • Barry Berg Scholarship
  • Remembering John Lennon

January 2012PDF Icon

  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Breast Cancer Study
  • Integrative Family Medicine
  • SUNY Distinguished Professor
  • Vascular Surgeon Heads Society -Stroke Center Receives Award 7

November 2011PDF Icon

  • Bariatric Surgery Center
  • PEM Mammography
  • Epilepsy Monitoring Unit
  • Sinus Surgery

September 2011PDF Icon

  • Top Hospital Ranking
  • Upstate History Revisited
  • PEM Mammography
  • Cancer Prevention Study
  • Heart Failure Center
  • Stroke Center

July 2011PDF Icon

  • Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery
  • New Chairs for Neurosurgery, Urology & OB/GYN

May 2011PDF Icon

  • Upstate Cancer Center
  • Upstate's Acquisition of Community
  • Upstate Stroke Center Award
  • Heart & Vascular Center Surgery Patient

March 2011PDF Icon

  • Heart & Vascular Center Opens
  • Award-winning Open Heart Surgery and Diabetes Care
  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

January 2011PDF Icon

  • Breast Reconstruction Surgeon Michael Curtis MD
  • Upstate Community Impact Report:
    • economic impact
    • educational impact, alumni & new programs

November 2010PDF Icon

  • Pediatric Surgeons Kim Mendelson Md/PhD & Tamer Ahmed MD
  • Children's hospital first year stats
  • Cancer researcher Debashis Ghosh PhD

September 2010PDF Icon

  • Robert N. Cooney MD, Surgery Chair
  • Najib Safieddine MD, Thoracic Surgeon

July 2010PDF Icon

Upstate Report Card

  • Cardiac Care
  • Stroke Care
  • Cancer Care
  • Bariatric Surgery

May 2010PDF Icon

  • Therapeutic Hypothermia for cardiac arrest and stroke
  • Heart & Vascular Institute Construction
  • Dr. McCabe Leads American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS)

March 2010PDF Icon

  • Geriatrics
  • Pediatric Emergency
  • Male Sexual Health and Infertility

January 2010PDF Icon

  • Upstate Cancer Center
  • Upstate Cancer Research Institute

November 2009PDF Icon

  • Pediatric Neurosurgeon
  • Breast Care Accreditation
  • Health Care Reform/Ethics

September 2009PDF Icon

  • Pediatric Services at the Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital
  • Pediatric Communication
  • Gamma Knife Perfexion

July 2009PDF Icon

  • Hospital East Tower Opening
  • Neuropsychological Assessment
  • Occupational Health

May 2009PDF Icon

  • Stem Cell Research
  • GPS for Prostate
  • Primary Care Popular for Class of 2009

March 2009PDF Icon

  • Female Pelvic Floor Disorders
  • Hyperbaric Medicine

January 2009PDF Icon

  • Child Abuse Identification
  • Tomotherapy Radiation Therapy

November 2008PDF Icon

  • Stroke Center's Rapid Response
  • Master of Public Health Degree Program </ li>
  • Regional Expansion in Binghamton

September 2008PDF Icon

  • Neurosurgeon Eric Deshaies MD
  • Cardiac Hormone Test (NT-proBNP)

July 2008PDF Icon

  • Michael Iannuzzi MD, MBA Chairs Medicine
  • On-Arm Imaging
  • Golisano Children's Hospital Update

May 2008PDF Icon

  • Daneshgari Heads Urology Program
  • Match Day 2008
  • HealthLink On Air

March 2008PDF Icon

  • Youngentob and Alcohol Addiction Research
  • Friedman Heads Transplant Program
  • HealthLink On Air

January 2008PDF Icon

  • Addressing Physician Shortages
  • Molecular Testing of Tumors
  • Treating the Pre-cancerous Esophagus

November 2007PDF Icon

  • Breast Cancer Program
  • Spine Neurosurgery
  • Addressing Physcian Shortages

October 2007PDF Icon

  • Lung Cancer

September 2007PDF Icon

  • ADHD
  • Cancer Award
  • Stroke Care

July 2007PDF Icon

  • Neurosurgery Chair Walter Hall MD, MBA
  • New Physician's Oath
  • Child Psychiatry Outreach Program

May 2007PDF Icon

  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Adults with Neuroevelopmental Conditions
  • Genetic Disorders: NIH Grant

March 2007PDF Icon

  • Adult ADHD
  • IGRT (Image-Guided Radiation Therapy)
  • Cancer Accreditation

February 2007PDF Icon

  • Autism

January 2007PDF Icon

  • President Smith's 120 Days
  • Inherited Metabolic Diseases Center
  • Faculty Growth in Medicine
  • Spine Specialist Tallerico

November 2006PDF Icon

  • Liver Resection/Liver Cancer
  • Joint Replacement & Trauma
  • Cultural Competency in HealthCare

September 2006PDF Icon

  • David Smith MD, SUNY Upstate's New President
  • Nancy Nussmeier MD, new Anesthesiology Chair
  • Plicator Procedure for GERD
  • HealthLink On Air

July 2006PDF Icon

  • New Orthopedic Surgeon in Sports Medicine
  • Stroke Center Designation
  • HealthLink On Air

May 2006PDF Icon

  • Spine Surgeons at Institute for Spine Care
  • Stroke Recovery Clinical Trial
  • Volume CT/Visualization Lab
  • $1million Bristol-Myers Squibb Gift to Golisano Children's Hospital

March 2006PDF Icon

  • University Hospital Ranks #1
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Vascular Procedures

January 2006PDF Icon

  • Golisano Children's Hospital at University Hospital
  • Striking Back at Stroke
  • New Orthopedic Surgeons Specialize in Upper Extremities

November 2005PDF Icon

  • Integrating Mental Health and Primary Care
  • New Clinic for Anxiety & Depressive Disorders
  • Upstate Child Psychiatrist provides rural community with long-distance assistance

September 2005PDF Icon

  • Robotic-Assisted Prostatectomy
  • ALS Expert Named Neurology Chair

July 2005PDF Icon

  • Deep Brain Stimulaiton for Parkinson's Disease
  • No Smoking at SUNY Upstate
  • Robotic-assisted Heart Surgery

May 2005PDF Icon

  • University Hospital's Management Structure
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation at the IHP
  • Trauma Center

March:PDF Icon

Orthopedic Surgery at University Hospital

  • University Hospital's Pediatric AIDS Center is Center of Excellence
  • "Vertical Expansion'; at University Hospital

January 2005PDF Icon

  • CNY's Only Orthopedic Oncologist: Timothy Damron MD
  • LIfting the Silver Ceiling: Geriatrician Sharon Brangman MD
  • Upstate's Hospitalists: Sastry Prayaga MD and Anthony Karabanow MD
November 2004PDF Icon
  • New York State's Only Accredited Hyperbaric Therapy Program
  • Medication Evolution at University Hospital
  • Treehouse Entrance for CNY Children's Hospital
  • Vascular Surgery Growing Again
September 2004PDF Icon
  • Excellence in End-of-Life Care
  • Palliative Care from a Daughter's Perspective
  • Chronic Heart Failure & Immune Modulation Therapy Cliinical Trial
July 2004PDF Icon
  • da Vinci Surgical Robot at University Hospital
  • Cancer Patients Breathe Easier with Photodynamic Therapy
  • More Activity, Higher Acuity in Emergency Department
May 2004PDF Icon
  • Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Depression
  • British Orthopedic Surgeon Joins University Hospital: Michael T. Clarke MD, FRCS
  • New Dean of Medicine at SUNY Upstate: Steven J. Scheinman MD
March 2004PDF Icon
  • Concussion Management Program
  • Vascular Surgery Chief: Vivian Gahtan MD
  • University Hospital's $100 million expansion
January 2004PDF Icon
  • Antipsychotic Drugs & Children Clinical Study
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome Clinical Studyl
  • CNY Children's Hospital Supporter: Leonard Levy MD