News Archive for 2016

Kim Wallenstein, MD, PhD, is Upstate's new pediatric trauma medical director

Kim Wallenstein, MD, PhD, is Upstate's new pediatric trauma medical director

September 30, 2016

The focus of Dr. Wallenstein's work will as Upstate's new pediatric trauma medical director will be injury prevention outreach.


Therapy Thursdays with Willis

Therapy Thursdays with Willis

September 29, 2016

Willis is registered as a pet therapy dog through Pet Partners, CNY. Willis visits Upstate Medical University's Health Sciences Library during Therapy Thursdays, held the last Thursday of every month. The program is designed to offer relaxation and stress reduction for Upstate students. Questions about Therapy Thursdays? Email Amy at slutzkya@upstate.edu.


Upstate Portrait Collection cleaning process underway

Upstate Portrait Collection cleaning process underway

September 29, 2016

Westlake Conservators will clean the entire Upstate Portrait Collection, which totals 55, Oct. 3 to 7 in the Scholars' Den on the second floor of the Health Sciences Library.


Sociol-ecological system approach leads to new information in study of mosquito-borne viruses

September 27, 2016

Upstate Medical University researcher Anna Stewart Ibarra, PhD, MPA, describes how a collaborative approach by researchers of varying disciplines is being used as a framework for studying the mosquito-borne viruses, zika, dengue and chikungunya.


College of Medicine alumni return for Reunion Sept. 23, 24

College of Medicine alumni return for Reunion Sept. 23, 24

September 22, 2016

Theme of this year's event is Celebration, Tradition, Connection


Radiothon for Kids to benefit Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital to be broadcast live

Radiothon for Kids to benefit Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital to be broadcast live

September 22, 2016

Money raised during Radiothon will go to support purchase of many things, including infusion chairs, distraction toys, specific family assistance


Leading cancer experts to speak at Cancer Symposium Sept. 23

Leading cancer experts to speak at Cancer Symposium Sept. 23

September 21, 2016

Upstate Medical University's 12th annual Upstate Cancer Symposium will be held Friday, Sept. 23 from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Medical Alumni Auditorium, Weiskotten Hall. To register for the symposium, call Upstate Connect at 464-8668.


Upstate recognizes outstanding service at Fall Faculty Convocation

Upstate recognizes outstanding service at Fall Faculty Convocation

September 15, 2016

Twenty-two members of Upstate's faculty and staff joined community leaders in receiving awards for distinguishing service to the university at Convocation Sept. 14.


The Salvation Army honors UGCH staff

The Salvation Army honors UGCH staff

September 14, 2016

Today at The Salvation Army's 45th annual Civic Celebration at the OnCenter, Manika Suryadevara, MD, and Joseph Domachowske, MD, received the Other's Award, the organization's highest civic honor, for their work to vaccinate children and families in Central New York. Cynthia Bonville, senior research support specialist, received a Certificate of Appreciate for her work with the Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital team. Their outreach has assisted thousands of people in the community at vaccine clinics held during The Salvation Army Christmas Bureau for the past six years. Richard Gere was the keynote speaker at the event, which drew approximately 800 people.


Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital pediatricians to receive The Salvation Army's highest civic honor

Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital pediatricians to receive The Salvation Army's highest civic honor

September 8, 2016


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