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SUNY Upstate seeks participants for ADHD study

November 16, 2005

School children between the ages of six and 11 are being sought for a SUNY Upstate Medical University research study whose findings may lead to a more effective way of diagnosing Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).


SUNY trustees approve naming Central New York Children's Hospital for philanthropist B.Thomas Golisano

November 9, 2005

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - The SUNY Board of Trustees today (Nov. 9) approved a request by SUNY Upstate Medical University to name the Central New York Children's Hospital for philanthropist B. Thomas Golisano in recognition of his $6 million gift to children's hospital fundraising campaign. SUNY Upstate officials announced the Golisano pledge Nov. 1.


Golisano presents $6 million gift to the Central New York Children's Hospital

November 1, 2005

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - SUNY Upstate Medical University announced today that it will receive a $6 million gift for the Central New York Children's Hospital at University Hospital from B. Thomas Golisano, philanthropist and founder and chairman of Paychex Inc.


University Hospital's new lobby entrance and pedestrian walkway opens Nov. 2

October 29, 2005

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - University Hospital's new reception area, two-story lobby and pedestrian walkway across E. Adams Street opened Nov. 2, after a year of construction and renovations.


New faculty named to SUNY Upstate Medical University

October 28, 2005

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - SUNY Upstate Medical University has announced the following appointments:


SUNY Upstate symposium to examine ethical and other issues related to family caregiving Nov. 2

October 27, 2005

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - To what extent should society support family caregivers of the ill, frail or disabled? How should health professionals address the concerns and interests of family caregivers? These questions and other ethical issues surrounding family caregiving will be explored at SUNY Upstate Medical University's 13th Annual President's Ethics Symposium, "Family Caregiving: Are We Asking Too Much?" Nov. 2, from 3 to 6 p.m. in the Medical Alumni Auditorium in Weiskotten Hall, 766 Irving Ave., Syracuse. The symposium is free and open to the public.


University Hospital officially opens new lobby, entrance and pedestrian bridge Nov. 2

October 27, 2005

University Hospital's new reception area and two-story lobby will be officially opened Nov. 2, after a year of construction and renovations.


Latest research and treatment options for Parkinson's Disease to be highlighted at Liverpool forum Nov. 5

October 27, 2005

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - A panel of doctors will give area Parkinson's Disease (PD) patients and caregivers updates on the latest research and treatment of this brain disorder affecting more than 1.5 million Americans at a free conference on Saturday, Nov. 5.


Advocates for Upstate Medical University welcome new members; awards $80,000 in grants to University Hospital programs, projects

October 27, 2005

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - The Advocates for Upstate Medical University have awarded $80,000 in grants to University Hospital programs and projects, including the Central New York Children's Hospital. In addition the Advocates announced their officers for the upcoming year and welcomed 11 new members. Total membership of the Advocates now stands at 200.


SUNY Upstate President Gregory L. Eastwood, M.D., receives Onondaga County Medical Society's highest honor

October 18, 2005

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Gregory L. Eastwood, M.D., president of SUNY Upstate Medical University, has been named recipient of the Onondaga County Medical Society's highest honor-the 2005 Distinguished Service Award. Eastwood will receive the award Oct. 26 at a ceremony in Syracuse.


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