News Archives of March 2000
March 21, 2000
Thomas Donovan named chief financial officer of University Hospital
Thomas J. (T.J.) Donovan has been named chief financial officer of University Hospital of SUNY Upstate Medical University. The appointment was made by Ben Moore, executive director of University Hospital. Donovan had served as interim chief financial officer since September 1999. As the hospital’s top financial executive, Donovan is [...]
March 17, 2000
SUNY Upstate and Columbia University partner on $28 million federal grant to use telemedicine to serve New York residents with diabetes
Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center and SUNY Upstate Medical University have received a $28 million grant from the Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA) to bring health care into the homes of underserved rural and inner-city residents with diabetes through the largest telemedicine effort ever funded by the federal [...]
March 15, 2000
Upstate Medical University celebrates Match Day 2000
At noon on Thursday, March 16, 150 fourth-year students from SUNY Upstate Medical University’s College of Medicine joined 33,528 medical students from across the country in learning where they will spend their first year of training (or residency) in their chosen specialty.
This annual rite of passage is known as Match Day, established in [...]
March 12, 2000
SUNY Upstate Medical University to teach future doctors how to improve communication about spiritual issues
Upstate Medical University of the State University of New York will introduce a new curriculum on spirituality next fall in the College of Medicine that will provide students with a greater understanding of the role of spirituality and its meaning in patients’ lives. The curriculum also will examine how spirituality may affect healthcare decisions.
February 29, 2000
Vintastic to benefit University Hospital and women’s health services
Vintastic, the annual wine-tasting event that benefits University Hospital and women’s health services, will be held Friday, April 14 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Lafayette Golf & Country Club, 4480 Jamesville Road, Jamesville.
The event will feature more than 200 wines (sponsored by Roberts Liquors) from New York, California, Italy, France and Spain along [...]