News Archives of 2014


After a stay at Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital, Haitian girl returns home with a mended heart

After a stay at Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital, Haitian girl returns home with a mended heart

December 22, 2014

The Haiti Cardiac Alliance brough Maudeline Edmond to the United States, because the life-saving surgery she needed was not available in her homeland.


Live Love Life

Live Love Life

December 22, 2014

Cooper Levine's family is so grateful for the wonderful care he receives at the William J. Waters Center for pediatric Cancer and Blood Disorders Cancer that they decided to host a fundraiser for the clinic. Live, Love Life was held in Oswego last month and raised more than $12,000 to help patients and families as...


Peds Pals help kids conquer school challenges while coping with hospital visits

Peds Pals help kids conquer school challenges while coping with hospital visits

December 22, 2014

Upstate medical students volunteer to mentor, help patients at Waters Center for Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders


Upstate graduate student receives four-year fellowship for his research on viral diseases

Upstate graduate student receives four-year fellowship for his research on viral diseases

December 22, 2014

Arturo Barbachano-Guerrero is looking at the environmental and socio-political influences on dengue fever in Ecuador.


Upstate is part of national innovative shoulder replacement implant study

Upstate is part of national innovative shoulder replacement implant study

December 15, 2014

Study seeks patients who are over 21 years of age, and have significant pain and functional impairment of the shoulder as a result of arthritis or other illness.


Upstate receives $49,600 from St. Baldrick's Foundation for childhood cancer research

Upstate receives $49,600 from St. Baldrick's Foundation for childhood cancer research

December 12, 2014

"The St. Baldrick's Foundation is an invaluable resource to the Upstate community in our long-term goal of caring for all children with cancer and the short-term challenge of curing one child at a time," says children's cancer physician Karol Kerr.


Community Campus welcomes new vascular services office

Community Campus welcomes new vascular services office

December 10, 2014

New office provides evaluation, diagnostic management and treatment of vascular system diseases


Weiskotten Winter Wonderland

Weiskotten Winter Wonderland

December 10, 2014

The Weiskotten Hall courtyard is transformed into a winter wonderland from the Syracuse area's first major winter storm.  More than 8 inches of snow had fallen in Syracuse since Tuesday evening.


Two nurses honored with inaugural DAISY award

Two nurses honored with inaugural DAISY award

December 9, 2014

Ashely Adams and Shannan Morrisey are first at Upstate to receive the international honor that recognizes exemplary care from nurses.


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