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A biographer looks at pioneering physician Elizabeth Blackwell; doctors-to-be reflect on Blackwell and their med school experience: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Jan. 31, 2021

A biographer looks at pioneering physician Elizabeth Blackwell; doctors-to-be reflect on Blackwell and their med school experience: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Jan. 31, 2021

January 29, 2021

Interviews with biographer Janice Nimura and Upstate medical students Neelima...


Author of new Blackwell biography shares details about the groundbreaking Upstate graduate

Author of new Blackwell biography shares details about the groundbreaking Upstate graduate

January 28, 2021

Interview with Janice Nimura, author of a new biography of the sisters Elizabeth...


What medical school is like for women today

What medical school is like for women today

January 22, 2021

Interview with Upstate medical students Sruti Akula, left, and Neelima...


Boosting one's spirits and energy in winter; insights into pandemics; regenerating the retina: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021

Boosting one's spirits and energy in winter; insights into pandemics; regenerating the retina: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021

December 31, 2020

Interviews with Assistant Dean of Wellness Kaushal Nanavati, MD; authors and...


Mother-daughter research team compares COVID-19 to previous pandemics in new book

Mother-daughter research team compares COVID-19 to previous pandemics in new book

December 8, 2020

Interview with Allison Kavey, PhD, left, and her mother, Rae-Ellen Kavey, MD,...


Polio, a paralyzing disease that is now mostly, but not entirely, a memory

Polio, a paralyzing disease that is now mostly, but not entirely, a memory

October 2, 2020

interview with Upstate neurologist Jenny Meyer, MD


What to make of the coronavirus outbreak; vaping's dangers and common drugs of abuse: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 2, 2020

What to make of the coronavirus outbreak; vaping's dangers and common drugs of abuse: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 2, 2020

January 31, 2020

Interviews with Stephen Thomas, MD, infectious disease chief at Upstate, and...


Heart drugs with ancient roots; surgical treatment of obesity; transgender health challenges: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018

Heart drugs with ancient roots; surgical treatment of obesity; transgender health challenges: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018

December 7, 2018


The story behind five classic cardiac drugs

The story behind five classic cardiac drugs

December 6, 2018


A novel approach to fighting a cancer; dealing with partner violence; medicine's wartime lessons: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018

A novel approach to fighting a cancer; dealing with partner violence; medicine's wartime lessons: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018

November 29, 2018


Medical lessons that come from the battlefield

Medical lessons that come from the battlefield

November 15, 2018


Examining the return of measles; lessons from Clark Gable's heart attack; new edition of The Healing Muse: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018

Examining the return of measles; lessons from Clark Gable's heart attack; new edition of The Healing Muse: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018

November 7, 2018


A historical look at Clark Gable's fatal heart attack

A historical look at Clark Gable's fatal heart attack

October 12, 2018


Lessons from 1918 flu pandemic; rising rates of sexually transmitted diseases; using climate data to predict disease outbreaks: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018

Lessons from 1918 flu pandemic; rising rates of sexually transmitted diseases; using climate data to predict disease outbreaks: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018

September 27, 2018


New York state health commissioner discusses flu epidemics, electronic cigarettes, AIDS and other public health issues

New York state health commissioner discusses flu epidemics, electronic cigarettes, AIDS and other public health issues

September 14, 2018


Retroviral expert discusses HTLV-1, its prevalence among indigenous Australians

Retroviral expert discusses HTLV-1, its prevalence among indigenous Australians

May 17, 2018


Otolaryngology encompasses broad range of conditions, treatments

Otolaryngology encompasses broad range of conditions, treatments

April 24, 2018


A pediatrics leader reflects on successes and ongoing challenges in child health care

A pediatrics leader reflects on successes and ongoing challenges in child health care

February 8, 2018


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