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  What medical trials accomplish, and how to volunteer for one

What medical trials accomplish, and how to volunteer for one

October 17, 2022

Interview with Stephen Thomas, MD, director of Upstate's Institute for Global...


Nuts and bolts of a hospital stay; volunteers overseeing long-term care; dealing with ADHD: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 11, 2022

Nuts and bolts of a hospital stay; volunteers overseeing long-term care; dealing with ADHD: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 11, 2022

September 8, 2022

Interviews with Karen Wentworth and Tina Passett of Upstate's Office of the...


 Ombudsman program for nursing homes seeks volunteers

Ombudsman program for nursing homes seeks volunteers

August 5, 2022

Interview with Rebecca Alder, manager of the long-term-care ombudsman program at...


Minister says he gave back by volunteering as a hospital chaplain

Minister says he gave back by volunteering as a hospital chaplain

March 24, 2022

Interview with retired hospital chaplain the Rev. Harold "Sandy" Sanderson


 Volunteers are sought for yellow fever vaccine study

Volunteers are sought for yellow fever vaccine study

October 1, 2021

Interview with Upstate infectious disease specialist Kris Paolino, MD


Children require kidney transplants for different reasons than adults

Children require kidney transplants for different reasons than adults

April 15, 2021

Interview with surgeon Reza Saidi, MD, Upstate's chief of transplant services


How Upstate helped run a pop-up hospital and relieve exhausted medical staffs in COVID-stricken New York City area: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 6, 2020

How Upstate helped run a pop-up hospital and relieve exhausted medical staffs in COVID-stricken New York City area: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 6, 2020

September 2, 2020

Interviews with Christopher Tanski, MD, nurse practitioner Patricia Goodyear,...


What's involved, what's expected in the COVID-19 vaccine testing at Upstate

What's involved, what's expected in the COVID-19 vaccine testing at Upstate

August 9, 2020

Interview with Stephen Thomas, MD, chief of infectious disease at Upstate


Researching the degeneration of nerves; seeking the possible regeneration of retinas; helping needy women with menstrual supplies: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Aug. 9, 2020

Researching the degeneration of nerves; seeking the possible regeneration of retinas; helping needy women with menstrual supplies: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Aug. 9, 2020

August 6, 2020

Interviews with Upstate scientist Jessica Henty-Ridilla, PhD; visiting...


Upstate nurses help a hard-hit downstate hospital; treating substance use issues in a pandemic; how attitude relates to finance: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday. April 26, 2020

Upstate nurses help a hard-hit downstate hospital; treating substance use issues in a pandemic; how attitude relates to finance: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday. April 26, 2020

April 24, 2020

Interviews with nurses Emery House and Rachel Carnicelli, nurse practitioner...


Nurses tell what it's like caring for patients with COVID-19 in hard-hit area

Nurses tell what it's like caring for patients with COVID-19 in hard-hit area

April 24, 2020

Interview with Upstate nurses Emery House, left, and Rachel Carnicelli


Upstate doctor went to Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian to provide medical relief

Upstate doctor went to Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian to provide medical relief

November 15, 2019


How pediatricians approach sensitive topics; telestroke service reaches distant areas; living kidney donations, transplants explained: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019

How pediatricians approach sensitive topics; telestroke service reaches distant areas; living kidney donations, transplants explained: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019

September 20, 2019


Explaining vasectomies; fighting burnout in doctors; bringing diabetes expertise to Ecuador: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019

Explaining vasectomies; fighting burnout in doctors; bringing diabetes expertise to Ecuador: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019

September 13, 2019


Medical mission battled diabetes in area of Ecuador recovering from earthquake

Medical mission battled diabetes in area of Ecuador recovering from earthquake

August 21, 2019


What's new in diabetes research

What's new in diabetes research

August 2, 2019


Dealing with destructive behavior in children; how umbilical cord blood can be donated, used: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019

Dealing with destructive behavior in children; how umbilical cord blood can be donated, used: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019

August 1, 2019


How donating your newborn's umbilical cord blood can help others

How donating your newborn's umbilical cord blood can help others

July 25, 2019


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