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  • Ronald Saletsky, PhD
    Associate Professor
    Research Interests:

    Adaptation to type 1 and type 2 diabetes in childhood, Children and foster care, Emotional development in children

  • Robbi Saletsky, PhD
    Associate Professor
  • Pamela Salisbury, NP
    Nurse Practitioner
  • Jean Sanger, PhD
    Professor
    Research Interests:

    Analysis of the assembly of the actin/myosin cytoskeleton in muscle and non-muscle cells.

  • Joseph Sanger, PhD
    Professor
    Research Interests:

    Cellular analysis of the formation of myofibrils, stress fibers, and cleavage furrows in living cells.

  • Matthew Sarsfield, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
    Assistant Professor
  • Muhammad Sarwar, MD
    Associate Professor
  • Usha Satish, PhD
    Professor
  • Dana Savici, MD
    Associate Professor
    Research Interests:

    Respiratory Bronchiolitis-The Diagnostic Significance of Pigmented Macrophages in the Bronchoalveolar Lavage

  • Ernest Scalzetti, MD
    Professor
    Research Interests:

    1. Percutaneous image-guided interventions for improved diagnosis and treat ment of lung cancer.
    2. Observer performance in thoracic imaging.
    3. Physiologic implications of CT and MRI of the chest, particularly CT scans made to diagnose pulmonary embolism.

  • Joyce Scarpinato, DNP,PPCNP-BC,FNP-C
    Assistant Professor
    Research Interests:

    DNP Education

    NP / patient communication using EMR

    Computerized Electronic Medical Record and the effect on nonverbal communication

  • Mark Schmitt, PhD
    Professor
    Research Interests:

    Ribonucleoprotein assembly and biogenesis; mitochondrial RNA import, mRNA degradation, cell cycle control

  • Thomas Schwartz, MD
    Professor
    Research Interests:

    One aspect of academic psychiatry and teaching is to cultivate medical students and residents and to steer them towards understanding and conducting clinical research.  In the Department of Psychiatry, Dr. Schwartz and his colleagues James Megna, M.D., Adekola Alao, M.D., and others, have strong track records of involving students and residents in research.  Students and residents routinely present posters at national meetings and have their work published in reputable journals.  Students and residents learn how to write case histories, case series, create and conduct surveys, analyze datasets collected by faculty, and occasionally conduct prospective trials.  We feel these fundamental research experiences are the gateway to launching careers in more in-depth and formal clinical research for our students and residents.  Fortunately, these research experiences can be developed for a fraction of the cost of starting a new research project, but nevertheless funding for such experiences cannot be easily obtained from typical funding streams, such as the U.S. National Institutes of Health.

  • Bruce Searles, MS, CCP
    Associate Professor
    Research Interests:

    Quantitative and qualitative outcomes of high fidelity simulation in perfusioin education
    Myocardial perfusion territories
    Clinical Perfusion (outocomes, techniques and technolgies)
    Professional demographics

  • Rahul Seth, DO
    Assistant Professor
  • James Sexton, MD
    Associate Professor
    Research Interests:

    Cystic Fibrosis, bronchiectasis, infections of the lung, Critical Care and pulmonary hypertension.

  • Paul Shanley, MD
    Professor
    Research Interests:

    Kidney and transplant pathology; vasculitis

  • Jeremy Shefner, MD, PhD
    Professor
    Research Interests:

    Clinical Therapeutics of ALS and other motor neuron disorders.  Animals models of the physiology and treatment of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS); Peripheral nerve physiology.

  • M Saeed Sheikh, MD, PhD
    Professor
    Research Interests:

    Apoptotic signal transduction and cancer biology.

  • Edward Shillitoe, PhD
    Professor
    Research Interests:

    Gene therapy for cancer; Bacterial causes of obesity, diabetes and periodontal disease

  • Antony Shrimpton, PhD
    Associate Professor
    Research Interests:

    Mapping human genetic disease mutations

  • Irene Sills, MD
    Emeritus
    Research Interests:

    Type 1 Diabetes

  • Jody Sima, MD
    Assistant Professor
    Research Interests:

    Late Effects of Childhood Cancer

    Primary care and cancer survivorship

More About Upstate Research and Faculty

Overview of Research
David Amberg, PhD
Vice President for Research
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Sponsored Programs
Jennifer A. Rudes, Director, Sponsored Programs Pre-Award
Office of Sponsored Programs
Research Administration
Holly Chanatry, MS
Director
Strategic Research Initiatives

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Clinical Research Unit
Ruth S. Weinstock, MD, PhD
Division Chief of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Clinical Research Unit
Research Integrity
Robert H. Quinn, DVM, PhD
Interim Associate Vice President for Research Integrity
Research Integrity Office
Quality Assessment and Improvement Program (QAIP)
Robin Cerro
QAIP Coordinator
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Research Compliance
Marti Benedict
Chief Compliance Officer for Research
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Center for Research & Evaluation (CRE)
Steven Ziemba
Administrative Director
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Post-Awards Services
Gina McMahon
Director, Post-Award Services
Technology Transfer
Scott Macfarlane
Director, Office of Technology Transfer
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