Upstate partners with ENSPICE Childrens Foundation to address nutritional needs of young victims of natural disasters
March 23, 2017
The Center for Global Health & Transitional Science (CGHTS) at Upstate Medical University is embarking on a partnership with ENSPICE Children's Foundation (ECF), an international foundation that is addressing nutritional needs of children brought on by disasters.
Upstate study highlights key principles of a successful malaria elimination program
February 2, 2017
An Ecuador-Peru border region has been malaria free since 2012.
SES approach leads to new information in study of mosquito-borne viruses
September 25, 2016
Anna Stewart Ibarra, PhD, MPA, describes a collaborative approach by researchers.
Upstate DNP student finds gratitude on Ghana medical mission
July 12, 2016
After her induction into the Sigma Theta Tau nursing honor society and her graduation in May from Upstate's Nurse Practitioner master's program, Brandy Baillargeon didn't take a vacation.
Informational video about mosquito-borne illnesses
June 26, 2016
Learn more about mosquito-borne illnesses with Upstate's Dr. Tim Endy and Health Commissioner Indu Gupta
Number of Zika Cases in Pregnant Women Almost Doubles in U.S. and Puerto Ri
May 25, 2016
The Centers for Disease Control says the number of confirmed or suspected cases of the Zika virus has doubled in pregnant women living in the United States and Puerto Rico. We spoke to Dr. Anna Stewart Ibarra from SUNY Upstate about research and prevention on the disease.
Ecuador earthquake relief effort
April 28, 2016
When Upstate Medical University's Anna Stewart Ibarra, PhD, traveled to Ecuador last fall to continue her research into a global public health threat, she didn't expect that she would also be dealing with a natural disaster; an earthquake that left the country in a state of emergency, particularly affecting small coastal fishing villages.
February 19, 2016
Where and when will Zika-carrying mosquitoes strike next?
Upstate Researcher Explains Efforts to Control Mosquito-borne Dengue Fever
December 30, 2015
Dengue fever, a tropical disease present in subtropical areas of the United States, must be fought on several fronts, such as research, public education and government policy...
Study: With climate change, malaria risk in Africa shifts, grows
November 30, 2015
A larger portion of Africa is currently at high risk for malaria transmission than previously predicted, according to a new University of Florida mapping study.