News Archives of December 2013

December 26, 2013
Upstate acquires new technology in fight against prostate cancer
Upstate doctors are using a super-sensitive MRI with the new technology, UroNav, to create a comprehensive picture of the prostate in real time, thus creating a more specific target are for biopsy.

December 18, 2013
Psychiatrist and breast cancer survivor cares for cancer patients at Upstate
Diagnosed with breast cancer in 2009, Dr. Aliya Hafeez draws from her own experiences to help her patients through their cancer care.

December 17, 2013
Toy Drive 2014
The Upstate Medical University community donated hundreds of toys to the College of Health Professions’ Toy Drive held from Nov. 18 through Dec. 13. The drive is a joint project with the United Way, the Salvation Army and other community partners.  Toys will be donated to needy families. Displaying some of toys are, from left, [...]

December 16, 2013
Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital works to protect community against flu and pertussis
Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital partnered with the Salvation Army to offer those registering for the Christmas Bureau free flu and pertussis vaccinations and education. The program, in its third year, has vaccinated more than 1,200 adults and children.

December 13, 2013
Cystic fibrosis patients collect Beads of Courage
Children tell their story using colorful beads that commemorate milestones achieved in their unique treatment path.

December 12, 2013
Upstate’s Advocates award more than $101K to Upstate programs
Included in the Advocates grant, is a $90,000 donation to the Upstate Cancer Center, paying off the organization's $150,000 commitment.

December 12, 2013
Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital works to protect community against flu and pertussis
Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital pediatric infectious disease physicians have partnered with the Salvation Army to offer free flu and pertussis vaccines to those registering for the Christmas Bureau. The program is in its third year.

December 6, 2013
Holiday decorations
Holiday decorations adorn Jessica, the beautiful blue colt, that welcomes visitors to Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital.

December 6, 2013
Interactive Smart Board now part of the educational technology at Upstate Golisano Children Hospital
Thanks to funds raised by Lukie's S.O.U.L Foundation, the classroom at the children's hospital just got a little smarter.

December 2, 2013
Stephen V. Faraone, PhD, named SUNY Distinguished Professor
Faraone receives the State University of New York's highest academic recognition, in acknowledgment of his significant contributions to research literature and his national and international prominence in his field.

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