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First snowy day of the year 'substantially more dangerous' for drivers (Dr. Knutsen)

November 17, 2016

Dr. Knutsen is quoted in this article from syracuse.com

Dr. Prince: Empathy can benefit both doctor and patient

October 28, 2016

Establishing empathy for a patient can be tough for doctors under increasing time pressure. Yet empathy - being able to see the world as the patient does - can benefit both the patient and the doctor, says Louise Prince, MD, an emergency physician at Upstate. She explores the difference between sympathy and empathy and discusses research showing that an empathetic doctor can help patients feel trust and follow instructions and give the doctor a feeling of well-being and job satisfaction. Medical schools are beginning to stress empathy, says Prince, who offers some ways to build empathy.

Introducing the Weinstein EMS Lecture Series

October 21, 2016

Safe houses: 11 things emergency doctors ban from their homes

September 22, 2016

From the Fall 2016 issue of Upstate Health, 11 things our Emergency Physicians ban from their own homes

Dr. Fullagar Receives Regional Physician of Excellence Award

August 31, 2016

Dr. Fullagar receives Regional Physician of Excellence award from the Central New York Regional Emergency Services Council

Richard Cantor named Physician of the Year by NY American College of Emergency Physicians

August 18, 2016

Listen: HealthLink On Air Interviews Dr. Cantor about the New Pediatric Emergency Department

August 11, 2016

New Pediatric ED celebration

August 4, 2016

The ribbon-cutting event for the new Pediatric Emergency Department will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 4 on the fourth floor of Upstate University Hospital's Downtown Campus

SPD Chief Fowler and SWAT Commander Belgrader present Seth Dukes, MD, with service award

July 29, 2016

Syracuse Police Chief Frank Fowler and SWAT Commander Lieutenant Dan Belgrader presented Upstate University Hospital Emergency Medicine Instructor and Fellow W. Seth Dukes, MD, with a service award acknowledging his commitment and dedication to the Syracuse Police Department's Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) Team Tuesday, July 26.

Keeping athletes safe in the tropics

July 13, 2016

Dr. Joslin's article published by Prehospital and Disaster Medicine is showcased by What's Up At Upstate