News Archives of November 2001
November 25, 2001
Hospital’s OASIS program introduces Life Story Legacies
Just in time for the holidays, OASIS has introduced its new Life Story Legacies program. According to OASIS Program Coordinator Chris Sheridan, Life Story Legacies offers Central New Yorkers aged 50 or older the opportunity to give a unique gift that no one else can give a videotape or audiotape of their personal history for [...]
November 15, 2001
Roizen to discuss ‘Real Age Diet’ on NBC’s Today Show Nov. 19
SUNY Upstate College of Medicine Dean Michael F. Roizen, M.D., is scheduled to appear on NBC’s Today Show Nov. 19 at 8:25 a.m. to discuss his latest book, “The Real Age Diet: Make Yourself Younger With What You Eat.” The Today Show airs in Syracuse on WSTM-TV 3.
Roizen was originally scheduled to appear on the [...]
November 15, 2001
Three join SUNY Upstate’s Department of Pediatrics
Three new faculty members have been appointed to the Department of Pediatrics at SUNY Upstate Medical University.
Ty Triston Dickerson, M.D., has been named assistant professor of pediatrics in the division of critical care and inpatient medicine. Dickerson received his bachelor’s degree from University of Iowa College of Liberal Arts and his medical degree from University [...]
November 13, 2001
SUNY Upstate taps trauma expert to serve as surgery chair
Paul Cunningham, M.D., professor and chief of the division of general surgery at the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, has been named chair of the department of surgery at SUNY Upstate Medical University. The appointment was announced by Michael Roizen, M.D., vice president for clinical affairs and dean of the College [...]
November 7, 2001
Gala to benefit Upstate Cancer Center at SUNY Upstate Medical University
Next month’s fundraising gala supported by the Upstate Medical University Foundation will benefit the proposed Upstate Cancer Center, which will serve as the regional resource for comprehensive and advanced patient treatment, information and education.
The gala will be held Saturday, Dec. 1 from 8 p.m. to midnight at the Oncenter in Syracuse and feature dancing, desserts [...]
November 6, 2001
SUNY Upstate presents outreach program for groups underrepresented in clinical trials Nov. 17
A representative from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) will be joined by SUNY Upstate Medical University researchers and administrators Saturday, Nov. 17 in a program designed to educate key segments of the population about the merits of participating in clinical trials.
The free program, which will be held in the Institute of Human Performance, 505 [...]
November 4, 2001
Children with cancer and blood disorders create holiday greeting cards to benefit University Hospital
Holiday greeting cards created by Central New York children afflicted with cancer and blood disorders will be sold to benefit the Center for Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders at University Hospital. This is the sixth consecutive year that patients from the center have designed greeting cards for the fundraiser. Since 1996 more than $27,000 has [...]
October 31, 2001
SUNY Upstate President Gregory Eastwood, M.D., to chair Association of Academic Health Centers board
Gregory L. Eastwood, M.D., president of SUNY Upstate Medical University, has been named chair of the board of directors of the Association of Academic Health Centers (AHC).
AHC is a national, non-profit organization dedicated to improving the health of the people by advancing the leadership of academic health centers in health professions education, biomedical and health [...]