News Archives of April 1999
April 26, 1999
Auction proceeds will help purchase infusion chairs for University Hospital’s Center for Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders
University Hospital is hoping to make chemotherapy treatments a bit more comfortable for its pediatric patients.
University Hospital’s “Little Gifts for Life Auction and Celebration,” to be held May 7 in the Grand Ballroom of the Hotel Syracuse Radisson Plaza, will raise money for a number of pediatric cancer-related needs, but high on the wish [...]
April 26, 1999
‘Miracle Ride’ to benefit Children’s Miracle Network May 16
Central New York motorcycle enthusiasts are invited to take a “miracle ride” around Oneida Lake in a benefit for the Children’s Miracle Network Sunday, May 16, rain or shine. Registration begins at 10 a.m. at the Spinning Wheel Restaurant and Tavern, 7384 Thompson Road, North Syracuse. The ride around Oneida Lake begins at 11:30 [...]
April 25, 1999
University Hospital physicians look for link between irritable bowel syndrome and depression
Physicians at University Hospital of the State University of New York (SUNY) Health Science Center at Syracuse are surveying patients to determine whether sufferers of irritable bowel syndrome may also experience symptoms of depression and or other psychiatric disorders.
The survey was developed by psychiatrist Prakash S. Masand, M.D. and gastroenterologist David S. Kaplan, M.D. [...]
April 19, 1999
Free legal advice on proxy, power of attorney at Health Science Center
A program offering free legal advice on two important documents that affect health and finance will be available on Thursday, May 6 at 6 p.m. in Weiskotten Auditorium. The hour-long program will discuss the importance and power of health care proxy and durable power of attorney documents. Both documents allow individuals to select in advance [...]
April 19, 1999
Laurel E. Baum joins Health Science Center at Syracuse as University Hospital Compliance Officer
Laurel E. Baum, R.N., J.D., has joined University Hospital of the SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse as the Hospital Compliance Officer. Baum is responsible for identifying hospital functions and business practices requiring compliance activities. Under the direction of University Hospital Executive Director Ben Moore, III, she provides continual compliance risk assessment and [...]
April 13, 1999
National and state healthcare leaders to attend key healthcare marketplace conference June 2 and 3 in Syracuse
Hundreds of healthcare professionals, including doctors, CEOs, administrators, nurses and other leaders are expected to participate in the Third Annual New Healthcare Marketplace Conference June 2 and 3 at the OnCenter in Syracuse.
The two-day conference will feature keynote presentations from leading practitioners in the field, including Barbara DeBuono, M.D., executive vice president and chief [...]
April 12, 1999
Auction to raise funds for University Hospital’s Center for Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders May 7
The “Little Gifts for Life Auction and Celebration” will be held Friday, May 7, in the Grand Ballroom of the Hotel Syracuse Radisson Plaza. Proceeds will benefit the Center for Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders at University Hospital of the State University of New York Health Science Center at Syracuse.
A silent auction will begin [...]
April 11, 1999
University Hospital partners with Kaufmann’s Department Store and OASIS Institute
University Hospital of the State University of New York Health Science Center at Syracuse and Kaufmann’s, a division of the May Department Stores Company, have been named as sponsors and affiliates of the national adult education organization, the OASIS Institute. The announcement was made by Gregory L. Eastwood, M.D., president of the Health Science [...]
April 6, 1999
Health Science Center’s first endowed professorship in surgery is named for Lloyd S. Rogers, M.D.
The State University of New York Health Science Center at Syracuse has named its first endowed professorship in surgery for Lloyd S. Rogers, M.D., the first full-time faculty member in the Department of Surgery.
Dr. Rogers, came to Syracuse in 1953 to be chief of surgery at the Veteran’s Administration (VA) Hospital and assistant [...]
April 4, 1999
Managing the menopausal years is topic of University Hospital’s Women’s Health Forum April 17
University Hospital’s Women’s Health Forum will present “New Ways to Manage the Menopausal Years” Saturday, April 17 from 8 a.m. to noon at the Carousel Center Skydeck. Forum fee is $15, which includes a Continental breakfast and coffee break. To register, call 315-464-8668.
The program will feature presentations on:
Estrogen Replacement and the New [...]