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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. Johnson, PhD


Epilepsy treatment options include surgery, neurostimulators when medication isn't sufficient

Epilepsy treatment options include surgery, neurostimulators when medication isn't sufficient

September 10, 2021

Interview with Upstate neurologist Shahram Izadyar, MD


Hospital patients need to feel listened to and cared about, rabbi reflects

Hospital patients need to feel listened to and cared about, rabbi reflects

September 3, 2021

Interview with Rabbi Irvin Beigel, recently retired from the Upstate spiritual care team


Pandemic sparks interest in public health careers

Pandemic sparks interest in public health careers

September 3, 2021

Interview with Christopher Morley, PhD, Upstate's chair of public health and preventive medicine


PrEP: medication that prevents spread of HIV

PrEP: medication that prevents spread of HIV

September 2, 2021

Interview with Nicky Ruszkowski, education specialist in the Upstate department of pediatric infectious disease


Inflammatory bowel disease has surgical options

Inflammatory bowel disease has surgical options

September 2, 2021

Interview with Upstate surgeon Joseph Valentino, MD


Suicide prevention program expands to include young teens

Suicide prevention program expands to include young teens

September 2, 2021

Interview with Upstate psychiatrist Robert Gregory, MD


Anaplasmosis: a lesser-known disease spread by tick bites

Anaplasmosis: a lesser-known disease spread by tick bites

August 26, 2021

Interview with Upstate infectious disease specialist Kris Paolino, MD


 COVID-19's course and possible future, from an epidemiologist's vantage point

COVID-19's course and possible future, from an epidemiologist's vantage point

August 26, 2021

Interview with epidemiologist Brittany Kmush, PhD, of Syracuse University


Vaccine boosters and third doses: Why they are needed

Vaccine boosters and third doses: Why they are needed

August 23, 2021

Interview with Upstate's Stephen Thomas, MD, a specialist in infectious disease and vaccine development


Wastewater analysis can reveal disease spread in a community

Wastewater analysis can reveal disease spread in a community

August 20, 2021

Interview with David Larsen, PhD, an epidemiologist at Syracuse University


 Understanding epilepsy and how it is diagnosed

Understanding epilepsy and how it is diagnosed

August 20, 2021

Interview with Upstate neurologist Shahram Izadyar, MD


 Youth diagnosed with type 2 diabetes at higher risk for complications than adults

Youth diagnosed with type 2 diabetes at higher risk for complications than adults

August 20, 2021

Interview with Ruth Weinstock, MD, PhD, chief of endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism at Upstate


Explaining the pandemic's staying power

Explaining the pandemic's staying power

August 19, 2021

Interview with public health experts Christopher Morley, PhD, and Telisa Stewart, DrPH


Protecting unvaccinated children as school starts

Protecting unvaccinated children as school starts

August 19, 2021

Interview with pediatric infectious disease specialist Jana Shaw, MD


Expert explains what the delta variant means in the battle against COVID-19

Expert explains what the delta variant means in the battle against COVID-19

August 3, 2021

Interview with Elizabeth Asiago-Reddy, MD, chief of infectious disease at Upstate


 Phexxi, a nonhormonal gel, offers new birth control option

Phexxi, a nonhormonal gel, offers new birth control option

July 28, 2021

Interview with Renee Mestad, MD, assistant professor of obstetrics and gynecology at Upstate


Imaging method, new medication take aim at prostate cancer

Imaging method, new medication take aim at prostate cancer

July 15, 2021

Interview with Upstate urologic cancer specialist Hanan Goldberg, MD


Counselor helps people in cancer treatment deal with medical bills

Counselor helps people in cancer treatment deal with medical bills

July 15, 2021

Interview with Linda Naples, financial counselor at the Upstate Cancer Center


 She devoted her scientific career to the study of schizophrenia after her brother's diagnosis

She devoted her scientific career to the study of schizophrenia after her brother's diagnosis

July 14, 2021

Interview with research scientist Cyndi Weickert, PhD, a professor of neuroscience and physiology at Upstate


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