News Archives of 1999

Enrollments are now being taken for Health Science Center's Mini-Medical School, which runs March 2 to April 6

February 11, 1999

If you've ever wondered what it would be like to attend medical school the College of Medicine at the State University of New York Health Science Center is giving you the chance to find out.


Gifford Foundation Grant Brings Traveling Health Van to Central New York

February 11, 1999

A 36-foot traveling children's health care center will soon hit the streets of Central New York.


University Hospital Pharmacy Technicians Certified

February 8, 1999

University Hospital of the State University of New York Health Science Center at Syracuse has announced that nine pharmacy technicians have been certified by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHSP). Nationally, only eight percent of pharmacy technicians achieve this distinction.


SUNY Health Science Center hosts Black History Month celebration

February 2, 1999

The State University of New York (SUNY) Health Science Center at Syracuse will present a monthlong program throughout February to celebrate Black History Month.


Health Science Center's Vision 2000 Campaign to Benefit from Chenango Lake Perch Derby, Feb. 6

January 29, 1999

The Vision 2000 campaign of the SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse will benefit from proceeds raised at the Chenango Lake Perch Derby, to be held Saturday, February 6 at Chenango Lake, Route 23, East Norwich. Registration for the Derby will be held 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. Fishing ends at 4 p.m. A date of Saturday, February 20 has been set in the case of postponement.


John F. Cardella, M.D., named professor, chairman and chief of radiology at State University of New York Health Science Center at Syracuse

January 28, 1999

John F. Cardella, M.D., has been named professor and chair of the department of radiology at the College of Medicine of State University of New York (SUNY) Health Science Center at Syracuse. Dr. Cardella also will serve as chief of radiology for University Hospital. The appointment was announced by John B. McCabe, M.D., vice dean and vice president for clinical affairs.


SUNY Health Science Center to play key role in federal effort to bring physicians, other medical experts to New York's underserved areas

January 11, 1999

The State University of New York (SUNY) Health Science Center at Syracuse is a co-recipient of a major federal grant aimed at alleviating the shortage of physicians and other health professionals in many areas of New York state.


World's foremost authority on medication errors to speak Feb. 16 at SUNY Health Science Center

January 11, 1999

Michael R. Cohen, MS, FASHP, considered one of the world's foremost authorities on the causes and prevention of medication errors, will be speak Tuesday, Feb. 16 in the Medical Auditorium, Weiskotten Hall, 766 Irving Ave., Syracuse. Registration is at 6 p.m., the lecture from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., followed by coffee and dessert.


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