News Archives of 2015

Renowned pathologist to deliver the Carol M. Baldwin Breast Cancer Research Lecture about 'Estrogen, Obesity and Breast Cancer' Dec. 3

November 24, 2015

Dr Hironobu Sasano is consider as one of the top 20 most influential researchers in breast cancer. His presentation is made possible with support of the Carol M Baldwin Breast Cancer Research Fund.


Upstate Medical University, U.S. Army to partner on grant up to $12M to develop dengue virus vaccine

November 23, 2015

Dengue is mosquito-borne viral disease that affects about half of the world's population, according to the World Health Organization. There are no licensed dengue vaccines or antiviral therapies currently available.


In spirit of giving, Upstate prepares 1,300 lunches for the Rescue Mission

In spirit of giving, Upstate prepares 1,300 lunches for the Rescue Mission

November 20, 2015

Upstate Orthopedics prepared 1,300 sandwiches for distribution to local individuals, to be served by the Rescue Mission.


Upstate earns designation as a VHL Clinical Care Center

Upstate earns designation as a VHL Clinical Care Center

November 20, 2015

International organization cites Upstate's medical expertise, from clinical services to genetic counseling and social support.


Syracuse Housing Authority properties are now smoke free

Syracuse Housing Authority properties are now smoke free

November 19, 2015

Onondaga County Health Commissioner Dr. Indu Gupta, left, speaks with Dr. Leslie Kohman, medical director of Upstate Cancer Cancer, at a press event to announce that all Syracuse Housing Authority properties are now smoke free. Upstate has provided SHA residents with free smoking-cessation classes. The announcement was made Nov. 19 in celebration of the Great American Smokeout.


Upstate celebrates Great American Smokeout with Lung Cancer Awareness Day Nov. 19

Upstate celebrates Great American Smokeout with Lung Cancer Awareness Day Nov. 19

November 13, 2015

Event highlighting newest treatments for lung cancer, a vigil and art show are among the day's offerings.


Baldwin Fund to support five breast cancer research projects and two lectures

November 12, 2015

Upstate using funds raised locally to fuel breast cancer research on a number of fronts, including identify new drugs to inhibit breast cancer.


Upstate earns StormReady designation from National Weather Service

Upstate earns StormReady designation from National Weather Service

November 12, 2015

Designation means Upstate is ready for wind, snow, sleet rain or whatever weather comes its way.


Hospital CEO John McCabe, MD, named to national list of physician leaders

Hospital CEO John McCabe, MD, named to national list of physician leaders

November 4, 2015


Upstate researchers release second report on needs, risks of low-wage workers

November 4, 2015


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