News Archives of April 2005
April 28, 2005
Spiritual care seminars will update area clergy on medical and end-of-life issues May 11 and 12.
SYRACUSE, N.Y.- The spiritual care needs of ill children and end-of-life care issues in the wake of the Terry Schiavo case will be among the those addressed at SUNY Upstate Medical University’s Spiritual Care Days seminar May 11 and 12 at HealthLink in Shoppingtown Mall, Dewitt.
The two-day seminar will offer clergy an intensive examination of [...]
April 25, 2005
University Hospital takes patient diet planning high tech, with personal touch
SYRACUSE, N.Y. – A new paperless menu system at University Hospital is helping plan meals for patients while providing patients with better service.
Using software created by the CBORD Group in Ithaca, University Hospital now plans diets and takes orders for more than 250 patients a day with the tap of a stylus.
According to CBORD [...]
April 20, 2005
Architect of smoke-free campus initiative at University of Michigan Health System to speak at SUNY Upstate May 5
SYRACUSE, N.Y.- Linda Thomas, who led the University of Michigan Health System’s (UMHS) effort to become a smoke-free campus, will offer an insider’s look at what’s at stake in going and staying smoke-free during a public lecture May 5 from 1 to 3 p.m. in Medical Alumni Auditorium of Weiskotten Hall, 766 Irving Ave. on [...]
April 13, 2005
Vintastic to benefit women’s health research is April 29
SYRACUSE, N.Y. -Vintastic, a wine-tasting benefit for University Hospital and women’s health research, will be held Friday, April 29, from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Sheraton Syracuse University Hotel, 801 University Ave., Syracuse. The event features more than 200 wines, hors d’oeuvres, cheeses, desserts, coffee and entertainment. Wine selection is coordinated [...]
April 13, 2005
Eric Smith named assistant vice president for financeat SUNY Upstate Medical University
SYRACUSE, N.Y.- Eric J. Smith has been appointed assistant vice president of finance for SUNY Upstate Medical University.
In his new post, Smith will be responsible for the oversight of the activities of accounting and budgeting, bursar’s office, research accounting and compliance, property management and duplicating. In addition, he will be responsible for [...]
April 7, 2005
SUNY Upstate seeks to enlist local health care professionals in Medical Reserve Corps
SYRACUSE, N.Y. – Nearly 18,000 thousand licensed health care professionals in Central New York, including physicians, nurses, dentists, pharmacists and veterinarians are being surveyed by the Department of Emergency Medicine at SUNY Upstate Medical University to determine their interest in volunteering for the Central New York Medical Reserve Corps (MRC).
The office of U.S. [...]