News Archives of 2004
University Hospital receives state grant to develop enhanced social work services for cancer patients and families
December 30, 2004
SYRACUSE, N.Y. - University Hospital has received a $59,600 state grant to develop an enhanced social work program to help patients and families-already faced with an array of social and legal issues-cope with a cancer diagnosis or treatment.
Verizon contributes $50,000 to literacy program at University Hospital
December 29, 2004
SYRACUSE, N.Y.- University Hospital's Reach Out and Read program has received a $50,000 grant from the communications company Verizon.
Grethlein, Van Nortwick named to key posts at SUNY Upstate
December 23, 2004
Two join physical therapy faculty at SUNY Upstate
December 23, 2004
SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Gary Brooks, Dr.PH., and Denise Schilling, Ph.D., have been named assistant professors in the College of Health Professions at SUNY Upstate Medical University.
SUNY Upstate's College of Nursing earns top accreditation from national panel
December 16, 2004
SYRACUSE, N.Y. - The College of Nursing at SUNY Upstate Medical University has been awarded a ten-year accreditation from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
St. Sophia's raises $15,900 for Central New York Children's Hospital at University Hospital
December 13, 2004
SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Add St. Sophia's Greek Orthodox Church in Syracuse to the list of organizations and institutions supporting the Central New York Children's Hospital fundraising effort. The parish of 680 members has raised $15,900 for the children's hospital through a variety of events over the past several months.
Hospitalists join University Hospital medical staff
December 8, 2004
SYRACUSE, N.Y. - University Hospital has joined dozens of academic hospitals throughout the country in adding hospital medicine to its delivery of care, using a hospitalist model.
University Hospital recognizes nursing excellence
December 7, 2004
SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Nurses who provide outstanding patient care and other services at University Hospital have been recognized for their excellence.
University Hospital's pediatric AIDS center receives $1.2 million grant
December 6, 2004
SYRACUSE, N.Y. - The Pediatric Designated AIDS Center at University Hospital has received a 5-year, $1.2 million grant to allow the center to expand services and add additional staff to provide care to a greater number of children living with HIV.
University Hospital nutritionists urge 'girth control' for Thanksgiving feast
November 22, 2004
SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Americans celebrating Thanksgiving with the traditional feast with all the trimmings can expect to consume over 1,700 calories in one sitting, say University Hospital nutrition experts.