News Archives of April 2007
April 30, 2007
Clergy learn how to deliver spiritual care in hospital setting under new program
SUNY Upstate wins accreditation to serve as center for clinical pastoral education; will train Chaplain Interns on how to deliver spiritual care in the clinical care setting.
April 24, 2007
Robert Levine, M.D., receives award for service to young physicians and scientists
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Robert A. Levine, M.D., professor of medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology at SUNY Upstate Medical University, has received the 2007 Mentors Research Scholar Award from The American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Foundation for Digestive Health and Nutrition for his exemplary contributions to gastroenterology through mentoring.
Levine will accept the award May [...]
April 24, 2007
Researchers collaborate on major new federal study of how VCFS manifests in body
NIH-funded study will examine clinical and molecular genetics data on more than 1,000 people with VCFS to find out why syndrome's symptoms vary.
April 23, 2007
SUNY Upstate sponsors Autism Awareness Walk April 29
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — The Second Annual “One Piece at a Time” Autism Awareness Walk sponsored by the Central New York Chapter of Autism Society of America and SUNY Upstate Medical University will be held Sunday, April 29, at the Schine Underground on the Syracuse University campus, 303 University Place, Syracuse. Registration will begin at [...]
April 23, 2007
Medical respirator inventor to give public lecture May 1 at SUNY Upstate
Forrest M. Bird, a member of the U.S. Inventors Hall of Fame for his developments in fluid dynamics and the patented BABYbird, will speak on medical innovation.
April 17, 2007
SUNY Upstate extends sympathy to Virginia Tech University Community
SUNY Upstate Medical University President David R. Smith, M.D., offers his deep sympathy on behalf of the SUNY Upstate community to all those affected by the tragic events at Virginia Tech.
April 11, 2007
Christine E. Fuller, MD, named associate professor of pathology
SYRACUSE, N.Y.— Christine E. Fuller, M.D., has been appointed associate professor and director of neuropathology for the Department of Pathology at SUNY Upstate Medical University. Fuller also will serve as associate director of the Anatomic Pathology Molecular and Special Procedures Laboratory.
Fuller graduated magna cum laude from Syracuse University in 1991 and earned her medical [...]
April 10, 2007
Conference to address child, adolescent psychiatry April 26
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Nationally recognized experts in the field of pediatric psychiatry will gather in Syracuse to address a broad range of clinical topics relevant to child development at the 6th Annual Current Diagnostic and Treatment Challenges in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Conference April 26, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Syracuse Stage, 820 [...]
April 9, 2007
SUNY Upstate physician honored for work at free Syracuse health clinic
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Lynn-Beth Satterly, M.D., clinical assistant professor of family medicine at SUNY Upstate Medical University, has been selected to receive the 2007 St. Clare Achievement in Service award by the Franciscan Collaborative Ministries for providing free medical care to the uninsured at the Poverello Health Clinic in Syracuse. Satterly has provided medical [...]
April 4, 2007
Key stroke researcher and benefactor to receive honorary degrees May 20
Philip Wolf, M.D., a leading stroke researcher, and Richard W. Doust, a businessman, philanthropist and war hero, will be honored at SUNY Upstate Commencement.