News Archives of February 2007
February 28, 2007
University Hospital executive earns top healthcare management credential
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Manlius resident Paul E. Seale, chief operating officer of University Hospital, has been named a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE). A Fellow is one of the highest honors offered by ACHE, the nation’s leading professional society.
Fellow status is reserved only for the top performing healthcare executive [...]
February 22, 2007
University Hospital nurse creates fund to honor brother killed in Iraq
The Sgt. Timothy Weiner Fund will aid children treated at the Central New York Cleft and Craniofacial Center at SUNY Upstate Medical University.
February 19, 2007
Lecture series created in memory of beloved dean of students opens Feb. 22
Medical students develop lecture series on global health to honor Dean of Students Dr. E. Gregory Keating, who was killed in a glider crash last August.
February 9, 2007
University Hospital offers less invasive surgery for degenerative disc disease
Disc implant, recently approved by FDA, was found in trials to provide patients with better function than those with fusion surgery.
February 8, 2007
Physician who helped gain passage of child-rearing leave in Calif. to speak
Diane Wara, M.D., of UC San Francisco who is recognized for her commitment to improving the quality of life for women in academic medicine, to give Elizabeth Blackwell, M.D., Day Lecture Feb. 21.
February 2, 2007
SUNY Upstate says governor’s executive budget allows opportunities for growth
President David R. Smith, M.D., applauds support for research lab renovation and Empire Innovation Program, but greater support for research and cancer center is needed.