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Rapidly evolving technology lacks guidelines, rules or laws

Rapidly evolving technology lacks guidelines, rules or laws

November 27, 2023

Serife Tekin, PhD, explains some of the ethical concerns surrounding artificial...


New poems and essays; pickleball injuries; help for long-term care residents: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 19, 2023

New poems and essays; pickleball injuries; help for long-term care residents: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 19, 2023

November 17, 2023

Interviews with Deirdre Neilen, PhD, Eric Bellinger, MD, and Rebecca Alder of...


Ethical questions abound if humans are wired to machines

Ethical questions abound if humans are wired to machines

November 16, 2023

L. Syd Johnson, PhD, associate professor of bioethics and humanities discusses...


New poems and essays; playing pickleball safely; monitoring long-term care: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 19, 2023

New poems and essays; playing pickleball safely; monitoring long-term care: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 19, 2023

November 16, 2023

Interviews with Deirdre Neilen, PhD, Eric Bellinger, MD, and Rebecca Alder


 Journal looks at world through poetry, essays, artworks

Journal looks at world through poetry, essays, artworks

November 3, 2023

Interview with Deirdre Neilen, PhD, editor of The Healing Muse


Cannabis for pain relief; cancer and social media: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Oct. 8, 2023

Cannabis for pain relief; cancer and social media: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Oct. 8, 2023

October 5, 2023

Interviews with Brian Johnson, MD, and Yanli Zhang-James, MD, PhD; and Amy...


Patients, parents and doctors deal with flood of online information 

Patients, parents and doctors deal with flood of online information 

August 23, 2023

Interview with pediatric cancer specialist Amy Caruso Brown, MD


Viruses' possible role in Alzheimer's; kids and marijuana candies; crossword strategies: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Aug. 21, 2022

Viruses' possible role in Alzheimer's; kids and marijuana candies; crossword strategies: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Aug. 21, 2022

August 19, 2022

Interviews with microbiologist Eain Murphy, PhD, toxicologist Vincent Calleo,...


Coping with scarce baby formula; checking for medical biases; dealing with aphasia: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, May 29, 2022

Coping with scarce baby formula; checking for medical biases; dealing with aphasia: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, May 29, 2022

May 26, 2022

Interviews with pediatrician Winter Berry, DO, bioethicist Amy Caruso Brown, MD,...


Checklist aims to overcome biases in medical training

Checklist aims to overcome biases in medical training

May 24, 2022

Interview with bioethicist and pediatric oncologist Amy Caruso Brown, MD


How the kidney waiting list works; patients with impaired consciousness; helping someone with cancer: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 13, 2022

How the kidney waiting list works; patients with impaired consciousness; helping someone with cancer: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 13, 2022

March 11, 2022

Interviews with transplant surgery chief Reza Saidi, MD, ethicist and...


Explaining the HPV vaccine and cervical cancer; avoiding lead poisoning of children: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 27, 2022

Explaining the HPV vaccine and cervical cancer; avoiding lead poisoning of children: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 27, 2022

February 25, 2022

Interviews with pediatric infectious disease specialist Manika Suryadevara, MD,...


People in a coma or other impaired state still have rights and deserve respect, ethicist says

People in a coma or other impaired state still have rights and deserve respect, ethicist says

February 22, 2022

Interview with Syd Johnson, PhD, an associate professor of bioethics and...


Studying a common childhood virus; preserving personal memories; treating arthritis of the hand: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb, 6, 2022

Studying a common childhood virus; preserving personal memories; treating arthritis of the hand: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb, 6, 2022

February 4, 2022

Interviews with pediatrician Joe Domachowske, MD, editor Deirdre Neilen, PhD,...


Preserving memories of the pandemic

Preserving memories of the pandemic

January 20, 2022

Interview with Deirdre Neilen, PhD, editor-in-chief of the Upstate literary...


How weight-loss surgery affects the body; an expert's clues to solving and creating crossword puzzles: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Jan. 9, 2022

How weight-loss surgery affects the body; an expert's clues to solving and creating crossword puzzles: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Jan. 9, 2022

January 7, 2022

Interviews with bariatric surgery chief Timothy Shope, MD, and bioethics and...


Ethical challenges of the pandemic; safe sleeping for babies; dealing with ADHD: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Oct. 3, 2021

Ethical challenges of the pandemic; safe sleeping for babies; dealing with ADHD: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Oct. 3, 2021

September 30, 2021

Interviews with philosopher and bioethicist L. Syd M. Johnson, PhD,...


The ethics of vaccine mandates and other thorny pandemic issues

The ethics of vaccine mandates and other thorny pandemic issues

September 14, 2021

Interview with Upstate associate professor of bioethics and humanities L. Syd M....


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