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Physician who studies brains of deceased athletes for signs of CTE to speak at Upstate March 3

Physician who studies brains of deceased athletes for signs of CTE to speak at Upstate March 3

February 28, 2017

Neuropathologist Ann McKee, MD, will be joined by Kevin Pearce, a former...


Upstate hosts area high school students for 15th annual MASH Camp

Upstate hosts area high school students for 15th annual MASH Camp

February 22, 2017

Special camp introduces teens to health care careers to spark an interest in...


Upstate ALS Center certified as treatment center of excellence

Upstate ALS Center certified as treatment center of excellence

February 20, 2017

Upstate center treats nearly 185 patients with ALS. It is the only center in...


Upstate performs first Mako Total Knee replacement in region

Upstate performs first Mako Total Knee replacement in region

February 16, 2017

Upstate is only one of about 50 medical facilities nationwide with the ability...


Upstate opens Cord Blood Bank in a ribbon-cutting ceremony

Upstate opens Cord Blood Bank in a ribbon-cutting ceremony

February 9, 2017

The public bank is one of only two such public banks in New York and one of only...


First round of Upstate Cancer Center Pilot grants announced

First round of Upstate Cancer Center Pilot grants announced

February 3, 2017

Grants fund studies looking into pancreatic cancer, novel tumor markers and...


Upstate gears up for Heart Walk April 1

Upstate gears up for Heart Walk April 1

February 3, 2017

Upstate named top corporate fundraiser for 2016 Syracuse Heart Walk, raising...


Upstate study highlights key principles of a successful malaria elimination program

Upstate study highlights key principles of a successful malaria elimination program

February 3, 2017

A region of land on the Ecuador-Peru border, home to more than 800,000 people,...


Social issues, discrimination faced by low-wage workers in Syracuse highlighted in report

Social issues, discrimination faced by low-wage workers in Syracuse highlighted in report

January 24, 2017

The Low-Wage Workers' Health Project report was released Jan. 18 by Upstate...


Upstate University Hospital performed the most kidney transplants ever in 2016

Upstate University Hospital performed the most kidney transplants ever in 2016

January 18, 2017

In addition to doing more transplants, wait times for patients at Upstate have...


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