News Archives of 2010

Radiothon to benefit children's cancer care

November 29, 2010

Part of the lobby of Upstate University Hospital will be transformed into a radio studio during the Radiothon for Kids, set to air Dec. 1 through 3 on Newsradio 570WSYR. The radiothon will feature interviews with Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital staff, patients and their families.

Upstate researcher recognized for work in schizophrenia

November 19, 2010

Steven Glatt, Ph.D., receives national honor for his work in establishing schizophrenia biomarkers that help doctors identify schizophrenia, improve treatment.

Telemedicine can be cost-effective way to treat people with diabetes experiencing food insecurity, says study

November 16, 2010

Upstate Medical University study finds that low-income older individuals with diabetes and food insecurity can plan appropriate meals after getting nutrition education via telemedicine.

Upstate Gala, to benefit cancer care, research, is Dec. 11

November 16, 2010

Upstate's premier fundraising event will raise money for new cancer center and the Cancer Research Institute. The Upstate Gala 2010 will be held at Hotel Syracuse.

Upstate to break ground on new cancer center next year

November 9, 2010

Upstate to break ground on new cancer center next year. The five-story $74-million facility that will bring all of the University's outpatient cancer services - pediatric and adult - under one roof.

Upstate Medical University participates in the Syracuse Veterans Day Parade.

November 8, 2010

Veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces from Upstate Medical University along with their friends, families, and some employees who are active guard or reservists march in the Syracuse Veterans Day Parade. This is the second year Upstate has participated in the parade. More than 300 Upstate employees and students are veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces, and close to 40 employees are active members of the guards and reserves.

Upstate holds candlelight vigil for lung cancer 2010

November 5, 2010

Upstate holds candlelight vigil for lung cancer awareness November 2010.

Halloween 2010 Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital

November 3, 2010

It wasn't just patients who dressed up for the annual Halloween Parade at the Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital. Nurses, administrators and other health professionals got into the seasonal fun as they dressed the part to give out treats.

New technology assists stroke and TBI patients

November 3, 2010

Stroke and traumatic brain injury patients are using a new technology at Upstate University Hospital that combines physical therapy with a 3-D video game experience.

Candlelight vigil Nov. 4 to raise awareness about lung cancer

November 2, 2010

Upstate students, staff gather to shine light on the deadliest cancer, lung cancer. Vigil will include reflections from people whose lives have been touch by cancer. More people die of lung cancer than breast, prostate, colon, liver, kidney and melanoma cancers combined.