UPSTATE IN THE NEWS: TAMMY AUSTIN-KETCH, SCOTT JESSIE, ERIC BALOTIN
Tammy-Austin-Ketch is quoted in the CNY Business Journal article on College of Nursing partnering with SUNY Canton to offer nursing doctorate.
Scott Jessie was quoted in the Beckers Hospital Review article: Where 46 health system executives will focus to cut expenses in 2024.
Eric Balotin was quoted in the Syracuse.com article: Upstate Medical launches test program to home-deliver prescriptions by drone.
Christoper Lucas is featured in the Wall Street Journal article on Children in mental health crisis surge into hospital ERs.
Adam Waickman and Timothy Endy are quoted in the article in Nature on Dengue is spreading, Can new vaccines and antivirals halt its rise.
William Veit is feature in the Syracuse.com Company News column.
Kristopher Paolino is noted in NewsChannel 9's story on CDC recognizes chronic Lyme disease symptoms.
Rachel Osiecki, Wendy Hunt are quoted in a story in the Stand on the success of She Matters and the mobile mammography van in a story headlined "Never too early, never too late."
Stephen Thomas is quoted in Forbes for the story "65 million people suffer from long covid. Our experts say new vaccines are the best defense."
Serife Tekin was interviewed for "The ghost and the machine" in the New Statesman about AI therapists.
Lesak Kotula was interviewed by Spectrum News for a story on his ground-breaking breast cancer research.
Jen Speicher, Andrea Shaw and Brian Rieger discuss wellness and the new Nappi Wellness Institute on WCNY's Cycle of Health program.
CNY Central partners with the Upstate Cancer Center in 'Call in for Cancer' Telethon.
Jana Shaw is quoted in the Vicksburg Post on vaccination exemptions in Mississippi.
Syracuse.com reported on the $2.3M gift for Syracuse schoolteacher to benefit pediatric care at Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital.
Brad Taylor is quoted in the Daily Orange about his use of video games at Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital.
Wendy Hunt and Julie Tenkate were interviewed for the Spectrum News story Upstate University Hospital encouraging women to get annual mammograms with mobile van.
Jessica Costosa-Umina appeared on WCNY's Cycle of Health discuss teen mental health
Jennifer Rapke was interviewed by CNY Central for a story on Child safey awareness: Parents' reactions and expert advice after kidnapping incident.
Tiffany Caeser was interviewed by Spectrum News for a story on the Upstate mobile mammography van in the North Country.
Jana Shaw was interview by CNYCentral for the story Upstate Golisano at full capacity, preparing for another 'tripledemic' winter in Syracuse
Jeanna Marraffa is featured in Syracuse.com Company News column.
Sharon Brangman was interview by NewsChannel 9 for the story Help SUNY Upstate help fight Alzheimer's disease.
Rebecca Kindon is featured in Syracuse.com Company news column
Marek Polomsky is featured in Syracuse.com Company news column.
Mantosh Dewan is noted in a CNY Business Journal article Upstate Medical, Binghamton leaders on SUNY task force on healthcare worker shortage.
Jennifer Vaughn and Clyde Satterly are quoted in a CNY Business Journal article on Upstate Medical announces nurse-practitioner residency to help underserved areas.
Robert Lebel, Bonnie Braddock, and Gloria Morris appeared on WNCY's Cycle of Health program discussing genetics.
Thomas Schwartz was a guest on WCNY's Cycle of Health discussing ways to treat depression.
Stephen Thomas was quoted in BayouBeat News on Upstate's new mask policy
Stephen Thomas was quoted on Syracuse.com/Post-Standard on Mask mandates in hospitals not a return to masking everywhere
Scott Jessie was quote in Becker's Hospital Review on Where 11 leaders want more collaboration in healthcare.
Susan Murphy's letter to the editor at Syracuse.com offered recognition to Environmental Services and Housekeeping staff in advance of the upcoming recognition week.
Travis Hobart is quoted in the Syracuse.com story Syracuse’s children suffer from trail of lead paint ignored by landlords.
Stephen Thomas was interview on NPR's Morning Edition about As Covid increases, mask mandates are making a comeback.
Anne Reagan was quoted in the Hill for the article Teachers predict wave of violence for return to classroom.
David Lehmann, Stephen Lucas and Joseph Heath are noted in the Syracuse.com article on how Houecalls for the Homeless, In My Father's Kitchen aided a homeless man in dire need of medcial care.
Robert Silverman is quoted in the Syracuse.com story on infant mortality rate worse for Black babies.
Carolyn Hendrickson is quoted in 55 Plus about Legacy Letters: Sharing Your Life Experience.
Jana Shaw was interviewed on CNYCentral about CNY Schools prepare for new school year amid rise in Covid hospitalizations
Stephen Thomas is quoted in the Cortland Standard story 'This is chapter one'.
Henry Roane is quoted in the Syracuse.com story on $2.5M facility planned to give kids stuck at Upstate Golisano some place to go
Jana Shaw is quoted in the Vicksburg (Miss.) Post for a story on vaccine exemptions.
Gennady Bratslavsky is interview for the Spectrum News story on Ukrainians celebrate extended status in US, 32 years of independence.
Stephen Thomas was featured in the Syracuse.com leadership profile: 'It's helping people to discover their courage' to do great things.
Reza Saidi was noted in the Syracuse.com story Dying man's wife makes his ill cousin a livesaving offer: Do you want his kidney?
Hani Aiash was interviewed by Medical News Today, commenting on a sleep study that indicated the impact on the impact of heart rate and blood pressure of getting less sleep.
Robert Corona was interviewed by Becker's Hospital Review for From Beds to Clinics: How 37 healthcare leaders are adapting to the outpatient revolution.
Joseph Burczynski was interviewed by Becker's Hospital Review for 3 tips for hospitals employing drug delivery robots.
Mantosh Dewan was featured in the Syracuse.com leadership profile: 'My job is to support each person to do better.'
Jenny Meyer was interviewed by WAER on steps student athletes should take in order to return to play following a concussion: Upstate neurologist offers guidance on treating concussed high school athletes.
Jonathan Miller appointment as new chair of Neurosurgery was featured in Syracuse.com People in Motion column.
William Paolo was interviewed by NewsChannel 9 for the story: An emergency room doctor’s view on gun injuries in Syracuse.
Chris Morley was interviewed by Spectrum News for a story on Wastewater tests detecting covid-19 hot spots in N.Y.
Saravanan Thangamani is quoted in the Atlantic for a story on The Ticks are Winning.
Travis Hobart participated in a press conference with the Attorney General's office on lead poisoning in Syracuse. Story was covered by Syracuse.com
Jayne Charlamb is quoted in Syracuse.com story on Upstate launches breastfeeding hotline for moms with everyday questions. The story also appeared on CNY Central
The Upstate Foundation and Carolyn Hendrickson are featured in the Syracuse.com story Erin's Angels feeds 265 Central New York kids; expands with new six-figure endowment.
Joseph Domachowske is quote on Syracuse.com in the article "How 3 Syracuse babies and an Update doctor led the way in breakthrough against deadly RSV." He also appeared on NewsChannel 9 for a live in studio interview.
L. Syd Johnson is quoted in MIT Technolopgy Review's story This company plans to transplant gene-edited pig hearts into babies net year.
Sharon Brangman offers an opinion in World News Era on a second new Alzheimer's drug that is on target for FDA approval.
Coverage of the Nappi Wellness Institute opening appears in recent issue of In Good Health.
Stephen Thomas's commentary FDA vote on future COVID-19 vaccines is a call for action is an Editor's Pick in Forbes.
Katherine Beissner was interviewed by Spectrum News for the story Undergrads Jump into Health care in Upstate Medical University program.
Rachel Fabi is quoted in the article From 'food fights' to puzzles, advocates are putting ther 'fun' in abortion puzzles. online at rewire news group.
Andrew Burgdorf was interviewed by CNY Central for a story on cancer drug shortages.
Steven Blatt and Nancy Daoust appeared on NewsChannel 9's Newsmakers program to discuss the Nappi Wellness Institute.
Saravanan Thangamani is quoted in Time.com for the story on This Year Might Be the Worst Tick Season Ever.
Michel Nasr was noted in the Syracuse.com Company News column.
Roger Wong was interviewed by Being Patient.com for the story "Insomnia, Sleeping Pills and the Brain."
David Lehmann is quoted in the Syracuse.com story Syracuse homeless will get medical care on the street in new mobile doc's office.
Linda Schicker is quoted in the Rome-Sentinel's coverage of Relay for Life.
Stephen Faraone is quoted in the New Scientist about 'smart drugs' not making people are better at problem-solving.
Kaushal Nanavati weighed in on the smoky CNY skies with WRVO (Air quality alerts continue as wildfire smoke spreads over the region) and WAER (Residents may experience breathing problems as Canadian wildfires exist.)
The opening of the Nappi Wellness Institute was covered by WRVO (New wellness institute opens at Upstate) NewsChannel 9 (Upstate debuts patient wellness institute after three years of construction), Central New York Business Journal (Upstate formally opens Nappi Wellness Institute), CNYCentral (Upstate officially opens Nappi Wellness center).
Gregory Conners is quoted in a story in AAP News about ways to improve medication adherence after emergency visits. He was also interviewed by Medical Xpress on the same subject.
Saravanan Thangamani is quoted in the story Expert predicts rough 2023 tick season in Upstate New York in the Leader-Herald.
Travis Hobart is quoted in the story Childhood lead poisoning creeps up in Syracuse as more kids get tested in Syracuse.com.
Riley Green is quote in the article Nurses in the Health System: A career of boundless opportunities and priceless impact in the Post-Standard.
CNY Central: Robert Corona discusses Upstate’s drone plans in the story Upstate Medical University demonstrates pilot project that uses drones to deliver meds.
Upstate’s drone program was also featured by:
WRVO: Upstate Medical University using drones to transport medications (Robert Corona).
NewsChannel 9: Upstate using drones to deliver medications and supplies (Robert Corona).
Spectrum News: Meds to Beds: Drones deliver medications to CNY hospital (Robert Corona).
Atlanta Journal Constitution quotes Gregory Eastwood in a story headlined Nurses: What do you do when friends and family ask for medical advice.
Eagle News: Med student Steven LaFever is quoted in the story CAVAC seeks volunteers.
NewsChannel 9: Upstate needs participants for Lyme vaccine trial (Kris Paolino).
Devin Burke was featured on NewsChannel 9's Wellness Wednesday discussing stroke awareness and warning signs.
Nakeia Chambers, Eric McMaster appeared on WCNY-TV's Cycle of Health program to discuss diversity in medicine.
NewsChannel 9: Somali refugee earns medical degree from SUNY Upstate (Zacharia Mohamed).
WRVO: CNY refugee goes from war-torn Somalia to SUNY Upstate Medical University graduate (Zacharia Mohamed).
Spectrum News: Somali refugee earns degree from Upstate Medical University (Zacharia Mohamed).
Andras Perl was interview for the story Upstate researcher discovers link between artificial sweeteners and and liver cancer that aired on Spectrum News.
CNY Central: Upstate's mobile mammography van makes breast cancer screenings more accessible (Salina Smith, Lisa Lai).
Syracuse.com: Upstate Medical seeking 100 teens to participate in Lyme disease vaccine trial (Kristopher Paolino).
CNY Central interviewed Jenica O'Malley on the rise in special needs children in the Syracuse City School District.
WRVO: CNY Expert anticipates bad tick season (Saravanan Thangamani).
Christopher Lucas discusses Elmcrest Chidren's Center plans for a new respite center (Spectrum News).
Christopher Lucas was interviewed by CNY Central for story: Upstate Hospital: Child mental health emergency room admissions up 400% over last 5 years
Margaret Formica was interviewed by CNY Central on her study about how to address gun violence education in schools of public health.
Matthew Glidden's appointment as chief quality officer was noted in Syracuse.com
Roger Wong was interviewed by CNY Central for his study on the link between insomnia and heart disease.
Mantosh Dewan is quoted in In Good Health story on Upstate Medical to offer doctor of optometry program in partnership with SUNY Optometry
Hani Aiash was interviewed by CNN and other media outlets about his study on the link between insomnia and heart attack.
Sarah Mahonski was quoted in an article on syracuse.com about the fatal overdoses at an apartment complex in the city.
Michelle Calivia was interviewed by WRVO for a story on the rise in accidental cannabis poisonings.
Jana Shaw was interviewed by CNY Central for a story on RSV vaccine progress,
Robert Corona and Gregory Eastwood were guests on WCNY's Cycle of Health program exploring "Managing a Hospital."
Rachel Fabi was interview by palabra, National Association of Hispanic Journalists, for a story on access to maternal health care
Scott Jessie is quoted in the Becker's Health Review story "' From game-changer' to 'we all lost': 9 nurse leaders weigh in on virtual nursing."
David Lubin's trip to Ukraine with a portable ultrasound machine to support medics in that country was featured on CNY Central.
CNY Central story: Mother gives kudos to Upstate Golisano staff for care her daughter received.
USA Today: Susan Stred is quote in the story Fact check: Harvard course teaches infant sex development, not gender identity.
WAER FM88: Syracuse-area twins first to test promision RSV prevention tool ( Joseph Domachowske).
NewsChannel 9: $1.1 million federal grant will help SUNY Upstate create region’s first Suicide Prevention Center (Robert Gregory).
CNY Central: Upstate student presents research on medical equity and justice on MLK Day (Margarita Vazquez Almonte).
CNY Central: CNY company uses saliva test to diagnose concussion in only 6 to 8 hours (Quadrant Biosciences).
The Sun: Community rallies around ‘Courageous Cali’ (Story about Dannemora child suffering from Powassan virus, a rare tick-borne disease, mentions free tick testing at Upstate.)
Times Union Q&A: John King gets a sequel at SUNY (In his discussion on research, he highlights Binghamton’s battery research and Upstate’s Covid saliva test as SUNY research solving the problems of the country.)
Beckers Healthcare: A SC market could still see growth despite ongoing staffing issues (Sri Narsipur).
CNY Business Journal: Upstate to launch Lyme and tick-borne disease treatment center (Kristopher Paolino).
WAER: Upstate hopes to expand locking vials program to combat accidental overdoses (Jeanna Marraffa).
NewsChannel 9: What happens in the body during cardiac arrest (Dana Aiello).
Spectrum News: New year, new county health commissioner (Katherine Anderson).
Health Day News: As popularity of weed edibles rises, so do accidental poisonings in kids (Vincent Calleo).
WRVO: CPR training encouraged after player's cardiac arrest (Douglas Sandbrook)
WRVO: Parents face medicine shortage as viruses surge (Steven Blatt).
NewsChannel 9: Paige's Butterfly Run donates money to help children with cancer and their families. (Melanie Comito)
Spectrum News: Unlocking a cure: How Carol Baldwin fund helped Upstate doctor may major discovery . (Leszek Kotula)
Rome Sentinel: Local artists grace Nappi Wellness Institute (Matthew Capogreco).
CNY Business Journal: Upstate Medical outpatient pharmacy to offer locking prescription bottles. (Eric Balotin).
NewsChannel 9: Upstate Medical surgeon reflects on mission to Ukraine (Sherard Tatum).
CNYCentral: Upstate to start offering local pill bottles (Eric Balotin).
WRVO: New RX program features locked pill boxes (Eric Balotin).
WTXL-TV and various other media: Stephen Faraone is quoted in the story New Guidelines to be released to diagnose, treat ADHD in adults.
International Business Journal: Case of a type of stroke are increasing; Black people more susceptiple (Fadar Oliver Otite).
WWTI: Stephen Feikes was interviewed for a story on the need for more respirator therapists, especially during these times of great respiratory illness.
Michele Caliva addresses the expanded hours of the Public Health Hotline.
CNY Central: Steven Blatt discuss the increase in flu and RSV in children and how to seek medical advice.
Syracuse.com: As RSV surgers Syracuse hospital opens pediatric ward to handle kids with virus ( Gregory Conners).
CNY Central: Sen. Schumer address rising concern, hospital strain of RSV (Jana Shaw).
CNY Business Journal: Schumer calls for federal support to handle RSV cases ( Mantosh Dewan).
WRVO: Gregory Conners discussed the rise in RSV cases among kids and its impact on the children's hospital.
NewsChannel 9: Danielle Bright of the Upstate Foundation appeared on Bridge Street to discuss the mission of the Upstate Foundation.
CNYCentral.com: Robert Gregory was interviewed for a special report on mental health and children, where he discussed his Psychiatry High Risk Program.
CNYCentral.com: Christopher Lucas was interviewed for a special report on mental health and children, discussing the difficulties in getting children the care when they need it.
Watertown Daily Times: JCC, Upstate Medical make transferring easier under new articulation agreement.
WRVO: Tech Bytes: Upstate Medical Hospital Robots (Steve Roberts).
CNBC: The 'Ice Bucket Challenge' funded a new ALS drug, but experts have varying opinions about its approval ( Eursofina Young).
In Good Health: Upstate New York Poison Center: 65 years helping keep people safe ( Michele Caliva).
In Good Health: Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital joins premier network for autism ( Henry Roane).
In Good Health: Perfusionist: Little-known career with an average salary of $92,987 ( Bruce Searles).
WRVO: Rising Covid rates and flu season could lead to twindemic ( Stephen Thomas).
Rome Sentinel: What to know about prophylacitc mastectomy ( Lisa Lai).
Atlanta-Journal Constitution: Children's hospitals elsewhere expanding mental health care (Article mentions Upstate's plans to open an 18-bed psychiatry unit).
NewsChannel 9: Global Health Director: CNY could have best fall/winter in two years if people get latest booster (Stephen Thomas).
Robert Gregory and Seetha Ramanathan are guests on WCNY's Cycle Health to discuss suicide prevention.
CNY Central: Upstate suicide prevention program saving lives in CNY ( Robert Gregory)
CNY Business Journal: Upstate's Covid hotline renamed, handling questions on additonal health matters. ( Joey Angelina, Michele Caliva).
WRVO: Upstate's Covid-19 hotline changes name to reflect changes in public health ( Michele Caliva).
Syracuse.com: Crouse board chair: Merger with Upstate is in CNY's best interest ( Pat Mannion).
Syracuse.com: Letter to the editor Upstate's track record bodes well for merger with Crouse (John Murad).
Syracuse.com: Letter to the edtior Upstate-Crouse merger will improve healthcare, efficiency and access ( Robert Dracker).
CNYCentral.com: How to keep your kids healthy going back to school (Jana Shaw).
CNY Business Journal: Upstate neuroscientists use grant to study brain protein ( Julio Licinio, Ma-Li Wong).
Syracuse.com: Upstate Poison Center alarmed by surge in cases of kids eating candy-like marijuana. (Vince Calleo)
Spectrum News: Upstate Crouse merger discussed at forum.
Syracuse.com: After 30 years of talking, it's time for Crouse and Upstate to merge. Guest opinion, Tom Quinn
CNY Central: Gennady Bratslavsky is quoted in a story about the the rise in vasectomy referrals locally following the Supreme Court Roe v. Wade decision.
Spectrum News: Family touched by suicide aims to prevent future tragedies. S tory mentions Zach Helfrich Memorial Fund to benefit Upstate's Psychiatry High Risk Program.
New York Times: Sharon Brangman is quoted in the story How can older adults stay safe during a heat wave?
NewsChannel 9: Katherine Beissner was interviewed the story Upstate gives Syracuse students a 'jumpstart' in healthcare.
WAER: David Geloso and Eric Balotin were interviewed about the new Dispensary of Hope program.
NewsChannel 9: Wendy Hunt provides a tour and insight into Upstate's Mammography Van with a patient whose breast cancer was detected by scan on the van.
NewsChannel 9: David Geloso and Eric Balotin discuss the new Dispensary of Hope program offering free medications to some area residents
Forbes: Upstate's Accelerated Scholars Program was featured as one of Forbes top five direct medical school programs. Read here
Saravanan Thangamani is featured in this New York Times article headlined Tick Hunting: The Prey are Tiny and the Bait Is Human.
Christopher Morley is quoted in a Syracuse.com article about the departure of Onondaga County Health Commissioner Gupta.
Winter Berry and Jayne Charlamb are quoted in the Syracuse.com article about the baby formula shortage.
CNY Business Journal: Upstate University using robots for everthing from meals to medicines.
Patricia Numann remembers Carol Baldwin in this interview by Spectrum News.
Leszek Kotula, Patrician Numann remember Carol Baldwin in this story from NewsChannel 9.
Saravanan Thangamani discussed on Katcast podcast his investigation into six ticks sent to his lab from the Catskills. Listen here: https://www.kaatscast.com/six-ticks-in-the-lyme-light/.
Joe Domachowske was live on NewsChannel 9 talking about covid vaccines.
Upstate is mentioned in this Syracuse.com article: CNY's Carol Baldwin philantrhopist and matriach of Baldwin family dies at 92.
Graham Gould was a guest on NewsChannel 9's Bridge Street, discussing stroke awareness and stroke symptoms for Stroke Awareness Month
Nakeia Chambers is author of a commentary at Syracuse.com "Boosting diversity in medicine also improves health outcomes."
Syd Johnson is one of the experts featured in Gizmodo.com's column on dangerous emerging technologies.
Chris Lucas and Robert Gregory are quoted in the Syracuse.com story "A crisis leaves mentally children on their own."
Winter Berry was interviewed for the story "How to handle the baby formular shortage" on WRVO.
CNY Business Journal: Upstate graduates 474 at Commencement
In Good Health: Upstate tick expert predicts 'huge' season for ticks.
NewsChannel 9's Bridge Street: The importance of organ donation during Donate Life Month (David Landsberg)
News coverage of the Upstate/Crouse announcement:
Oswego County Today: Upstate students hold suturing clinic for CiTi students.
CNY Business Journal: Upstate to use nearly $800K grant for schizophrenia research.
Daily Star/Cortland Standard: Expert worries ticks could post major problem this year (Saravanan Thangamani).
Adirondack Daily Express: Tick, tick, tick: Experts worry tick problems could explode this year (Saravanan Thangamani).
Post-Journal: Doctor: Cannabis is edibles a poison hazard for children (Michael Hodgman).
Syracuse.com: National suicide hotline gets new number; call center scrambles to prepare (Robert Gregory).
CNY Business Journal: Upstate Medical students get residency assignments during annual match day.
Syracuse.com: Covid-19 cases are spiking in Central New York like nowhere else in the state (Stephen Thomas).
NewsChannel 9: Stephen Thomas looks back on two years of pandemic
CNYCentral: CNY positivity rate three tmes higher than state average, leaders not concerned (Stephen Thomas).
Bridge Street: Anrtonio Culebras speaks about World Sleep Day
CNYCentral: Covid rates stable, seasonal illnesses returning following unmasking in schools (Jana Shaw)
Syracuse.com: Dave Amberg on leadership: Be the servant leader who helps your team succeed: https://www.syracuse.com/news/2022/02/dave-amberg-on-leadership-be-the-servant-leader-who-helps-your-team-succeed.html
Syracuse.com: Upstate researchers' discovery could revolutionize diagnosis, treatment of breast cancer (Leszek Kotula).
Urban CNY: Upstate Golisano, Early Childhood Alliance partner for pediatric learning community (Steven Blatt)
NewsChannel 9: Pediatric infectious disease expert weighs in no DOH report on vaccine efficacy for kids (Joseph Domachowske)
News Channel 9: In Syracuse, Schumer commits to capping insulin costs:
CNYCentral: Schumer pushes bill to cap insulin costs
Daily Orange: Chuck Schumer calls for reduced insulin price
Listen to Upstate President Mantosh Dewan, MD, introduce NY Gov. Hochul at her Covid briefing Jan. 25. held at the NY State Fairgrounds.
NewsChannel 9: Upstate University Hospital offers vaccine to homeless, homebound, high-risk (Sunny Aslam).
Rome Sentinel: Upstate New York Poison Center marks milestone.
Yahoo News: Experts are ringing alarms about Elon Musk's brain implants (L. Syd Johnson)
Syracuse.com: Covid soars among CNY nursing home workers; many have not received booster shots (Sharon Brangman).
Syracuse.com: Feds sending another disaster medical team to help short-staffed Syracuse hospital:
Medical News Today: Pig heart transplant saves heart disease patient (L. Syd Johnson)
NewsChannel 9: Cornell campus is surging with coronavirus cases (Christopher Morley).
CNY Business Journal: Opinion by Will Barclay: Hospital staffing shortages post threat to patients, providers.
News10ABC (Albany): At Upstate Medical University, every COVID-positive lab tested for omicron.
NewsChannel 9: NewsChannel 9 goes inside Upstate lab where every coronavirus postive is test for the omicron variant (Frank Middleton).
NewsChannel 9: Interview. Dr Christopher Morley answers questions about COVID-19.
New York Times: Upstate hospitals are overwhelmed as covid cases surge.
Watertown Daily Times: Upstate closes beds amidst nursing shortage (Robert Corona)
CNYCentral: Upstate's top doctor says it will take 4 to 6 weeks to get solid data on the omicron variant (Stephen Thomas).
WPRI.com: Olympics, omicron, boycotts (Stephen Thomas) .
Syracuse.com: An alarming spike in flu and Covid-19 cases in CNY worry experts as holidays near (Christopher Morley, Stephen Thomas).
CNY Central: Onondaga, Tompkins counties see stwart of flu season, cases linked to SU outbreak (Christopher Morley).
CNY Central: Why get a COVID-19 booster shot? Here's what health experts say (Elizabeth Asiago-Reddy).
NewsChannel 9: Gregory Conners and Jennifer Rapke appeared on the Newsmakers program to talk about the crisis in pediatric mental health.
CNY Central: Why isn't CNY experiencing increased COVID cases at levels like neighbors to the west are? (Christopher Morley).
Syracuse.com: Nursing shortage forces Syracuse's biggest hosptial system to shut down 20 percent of patient beds. (Robert Corona).
WAER: Syracuse Speaks-CNY Health Check-up . Christopher Morley joined other health leaders and experts on discussuon of health needs in the age of COVD.
Rome Sentinel: Ground broken on new cancer center (Thomas Vandermeer).
Spectrum News: Covid-19 vaccines for children arrive upstate (Joseph Domachowske).
NewsChannel 9: Dr Domanchowske discussing vaccinations for 5 to 11 year olds.
Spectrum News: COVID-19 vaccines for children arrive upstate (Joseph Domachowske).
NewsChannel 9: Recognizing and Preventing Strokes (Grahame Gould)
NewsChannel 9: COVID-19 testing returns to State Fairgrounds.
CNY Business Journal: Upstate Medical to break ground on cancer center in Verona Oct. 20
The Daily Orange: Professionals struggle to connect virutally as mental health declines nationally ( Anne Reagan, Robert Gregory)
NewsChannel 9: Upstate University Hospital Global Health Director talks about boosters, vaccine passports and more ( Stephen Thomas).
CNYCentral: Golisano pediatric psychologist explains why students are fighting in schools across CNY (Anne Reagan)
WAER: How CNY Kids Helped With Pfizer’s Potential COVID-19 Vaccine For Children (Joe Domachowske).
Syracuse.com: Upstate doctor urges minority community to get vaccinated: It's a miracle of medicine' (Daryll Dykes).
CNY Central: State Fair infirmary ready to care for patients with all types of injuries (Stan Goettel).
CNY Central: Upstate doctor reacts to FDA approval of Pfizer vaccine (Elizabeth Asiago Reddy).
NewsChannel 9: Doctor from Upstate discusses status of Delta variant (Katie Anderson).
Hudson Valley 360: Parents renew demand to unmask school children (Jana Shaw).
CNY Business journal: Upstate Medical team awarded funding in SUNY Summer School start up competition (Gennady Bratslasvky, Thomas Sanford).
CNY Business Journal: Upstate Medical awarded $2 million in funding for telehealth support
CNY Business Journal: Construction on Upstate's Nappi Wellness Institute is "halfway complete".
SYRACUSE.COM: Thinking of taking the kids to the State Fair? Here's what to consider? (Stephen Thomas, Jana Shaw).
SYRACUSE.COM: Is it safe to go to the NY State Fair amid Delta Covid surge: Experts weigh in. (Sharon Brangman, Jana Shaw).
CNY CENTRAL: State Fair starts Friday: Upstate's top infectious disease doctor won't be there: (Stephen Thomas).
CNY BUSINESS JOURNAL: Federal funding to aid dementia researcher at Upstate Medical University (Wei-Dong Yao).
WAER: Upstate Medical pediatricians, public health experts call on CNY school district leaders to adopt universal masking policies (Steven Blatt, Christopher Morley).
WRVO: Upstate Hospital doctors, experts urge school districts to require masks. (Steven Blatt, Christopher Morley).
SPECTRUM NEWS: Doctors across CNY appeal to schools to require masks (Kathryn Anderson, Steve Blatt).
CNYBJ: CNY Biotech Accelerator selects team for Medical Device Innovation Challenge (Kathi Durdon).
WAER: New SUNY Upstate program designed to help adolescents with complex health needs (Hutchings) https://www.waer.org/news/2021-07-29/new-suny-upstate-program-designed-to-help-adolescents-with-complex-health-needsw
CNYBJ: Viewpoint: Innovation provides the path forward for recovery (Kathi Durdon): https://pdfiles.s3.amazonaws.com/live/pdf/20210730/2121194208153120911_19600.pdf
Summer Safety: Which popular activities lead to more burn injuries (Tamara Roberts)? https://www.localsyr.com/news/local-news/from-pediatrics-to-a-pandemic-upstate-hospitals-retiring-chief-nurse-considers-her-career-a-gift/
Wellness Wednesday: Pandemic leads to spike in grilling injuries. How to prevent burns (Tamara Roberts).
Upstate University Hospital recognizes nurses hard work with a raise
Nurses at Upstate University Hospital get raises for their work throughout pandemic (Courtneybelle DesRoberts, Michael Casey).
SUNY Upstate wraps up yearlong medical delivery drone pilot (Robert Corona).
Doctor investigating on Upstate Pfizer trial talks about recent developments (Joseph Domachowske).
Syracuse.com: Upstate Medical nurses get pay raises for going ‘above and beyond’ during pandemic
SUNY announces pay increases for nurses, many of whom when above and beyond the call of duty during the covid pandemic. https://www.syracuse.com/coronavirus/2021/06/upstate-medical-nurses-get-pay-raises-for-going-above-and-beyond-during-pandemic.html
CNYCentral: Nurses at Upstate University Hospital get raises for their work throughout pandemic
NewsChannel 9: SUNY raises pay for Upstate University Hospital.
Syracuse.com: Top Syracuse doc says he and other Black people targeted by menthol cigarette makers.
Daryll Dykes shares his experience of smoking menthol cigaretttes and being targeted by a "predatory marketing campaign that targeted Black peopel: https://www.syracuse.com/health/2021/06/top-syracuse-doc-says-he-and-other-blacks-targeted-by-menthol-cigarette-makers.html
Pandemic leads to spike in grilling injuries: How you can prevent those burns
Tamara Roberts offer insight in grillings most likely injuries and how to avoid them: https://www.localsyr.com/wellness-wednesday/wellness-wednesday-pandemic-leads-to-spike-in-grilling-injuries-heres-how-you-can-prevent-those-burns/
Drug approved to treat Alzheimer's still comes with questions
Sharon Brangman weighs on the FDA's OK of a new treatment for Alzheimer's disease: https://spectrumlocalnews.com/nys/central-ny/health/2021/06/08/drug-approved-to-treat-alzheimer-s-still-comes-with-questions
Syracuse hospital tests medical deliveries by drone; will it fly for real emergencies
Robert Corona is quoted about the ongoing testing with Nuair alliance and DroneUp of the opportunity to use drone to make fast medical deliveries across the region.https://www.syracuse.com/business/2021/06/syracuse-hospital-tests-medical-deliveries-by-drone-will-it-fly-for-real-emergencies.html
Becker's Hospital Review Interview with Dr Robert Corona, CEO, of Upstate University Hospital
Corona discusses how hospital strategies have changed over the last few years, especially with the changing face of COVID, priorities for the future : https://www.beckershospitalreview.com/podcasts/podcasts-beckers-hospital-review/robert-corona-ceo-at-suny-upstate-university-medical-university-78010601.html
University Hospital aces medical drone deliver tests
Wellness Wednesday: Cancer survivor shares what got her through while Upstate Cancer Center celebrates survivors
June 2021 In Good Health features several articles with Upstate pediatrician Steven Blatt, MD
‘Don’t Fry Day’ puts sunscreen on your radar while Upstate Cancer Center puts dispensers in various parks around Syracuse and zoo https://www.localsyr.com/news/local-news/dont-fry-day-puts-sunscreen-on-your-radar-while-upstate-cancer-center-puts-dispensers-at-various-parks-around-syracuse-and-zoo/
Dean at Upstate Medical University cherishes upbringing: Asian Americans Standing Strong https://www.localsyr.com/community/asian-americans-standing-strong/dean-at-upstate-medical-university-cherishes-upbringing-asian-americans-standing-strong/
Living with Lyme: A deeper look beyond Lyme and into other deadly infections ticks carry https://www.localsyr.com/living-with-lyme/living-with-lyme-a-deeper-look-beyond-lyme-and-into-other-deadly-infections-tick-carry/
Mask restrictions are lifting for vaccinated; where does that leave kids? https://spectrumlocalnews.com/nys/central-ny/news/2021/05/24/mask-restrictions-are-lifting-for-vaccinated--where-does-that-leave-kids-
Pediatric infectious disease specialist at Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital talks about vaccinating youngsters https://www.localsyr.com/news/local-news/pediatric-disease-specialist-golisano-childrens-hospital-talks-about-vaccinating-youngsters/
Living with Lyme: Pediatricians treating children with tick bites across Central New York
Daughter’s final messages to Clay mom inspires suicide prevention, depression awareness
Syracuse mom and three kids enroll in Covid-19 vaccine trials: ‘Important for the greater good’
Upstate doctor leading Pfizer vaccine trial says booster shot ‘reasonable expectation’
Kids could be at higher risk of Covid-19 with loosened mask mandates, physician says
Chancellor Malatras announces the inaugural class of the Pre-Med Opportunity Program
Five Stony Brook University students make inaugural class of Pre-Med Opportunity Program
Video gaming for a cause: Local gamer raises money for Griffan’s Guardians with live streams on Twitch
Syracuse boy recovers fully from rare covid-related illness MIS-C
Stroke Survivor shares her road to recovery with a message to other survivors
How the 2 nd Covid-19 wave in India is affecting these SU students, their loved ones
Living with Lyme: Lyme disease study at Upstate could lead to faster diagnosis, participants needed
Living with Lyme: Upstate Tick Testing Program tracks alarming trend
This infectious diseases expert explains why he’s vaccinating his kids against covid
Mobile Covid19 vaccination clinic at Upstate bringing vaccines to people experiencing homelessness in Syracuse
Consider kids’ mental health, Upstate doctor says to parents hesitant about Covid vaccine
Dr. Thomas talks about CDC decision to approve vaccine for kids 12-15 years
Upstate Medical University will pay participants to get small dengue fever injection
SUNY Upstate holds two in-person commencement ceremonies Saturday
SUNY Chancellor Malatras congratulates graduating medical students
Baldwinsville alum honored by Syracuse Press Club
New Upstate Golisano Center for Special Needs diagnosis autism faster for CNY families https://cnycentral.com/news/local/new-center-diagnoses-autism-faster-for-cny-families-at-upstate-golisano-childrens-hospital
Syracuse hospital speeds up care for kids with autism who used to wait 2 years https://www.syracuse.com/health/2021/04/syracuse-hospital-speeds-up-care-for-autistic-kids-who-used-to-have-to-wait-2-years.html
Upstate opens new center to serve children with special needs https://www.wrvo.org/post/upstate-opens-new-center-serve-children-special-needs#stream/0
Golisano Center for Special Needs open at Upstate https://www.localsyr.com/news/local-news/golisano-center-for-special-needs-open-at-upstate-medical-university/
Upstate seeks Alzheimer’s patients with disruptive behavior to participate in drug study https://www.syracuse.com/health/2021/04/upstate-seeks-alzheimers-patients-with-disruptive-behavior-to-participate-in-drug-study.html
Upstate seeks Alzheimer’s patients for clinical trial https://www.localsyr.com/news/local-news/upstate-seeking-alzheimers-patients-for-clinical-trial/
If herd immunity is your plan to beat Covid, you need a plan B https://www.forbes.com/sites/coronavirusfrontlines/2021/04/23/if-herd-immunity-is-your-plan-to-beat-covid-you-need-a-plan-b/?sh=1c443fa74c1a
Dr. Thomas gives insight on how to stay safe after mask mandates change https://www.localsyr.com/interviews/dr-thomas-gives-insight-on-how-to-stay-safe-after-mask-mandates-change/
Upstate doctor weighs in on when Covid vaccines could be approved for younger children https://www.localsyr.com/health/coronavirus/upstate-doctor-weighs-in-on-when-covid-vaccines-could-be-approved-for-younger-children/
Upstate doctor overcame her own vaccine hesitancy, now helps clear up misinformation in Black communities https://www.localsyr.com/news/local-news/upstate-doctor-overcame-her-own-vaccine-hesitancy-now-helps-clear-up-misinformation-in-black-communities/
Upstate doctor overcame her own vaccine hesitancy, now helps clear up misinformation in Black communities https://pix11.com/news/ny-doctor-overcame-her-own-vaccine-hesitancy-now-helps-clear-up-misinformation-in-black-communities/
Herd immunity from Covid-19 a lofty goal, even locally in Central New York https://cnycentral.com/station/herd-immunity-from-covid-19-a-lofty-goal-even-locally-in-central-new-york
Months after Covid-19, CNY ‘long-haulers’ suffer fatigue, breathing problems, loss of smell https://www.syracuse.com/coronavirus/2021/04/months-after-covid-19-cny-long-haulers-suffer-fatigue-breathing-problems-loss-of-smell.html
SUNY surpasses 2 million Covid-19 tests https://www.rochesterfirst.com/coronavirus/suny-surpasses-2-million-covid-19-tests/
SUNY surpasses 2 million Covid-19 tests conducted for students, faculty and staff https://oswegocountytoday.com/news/suny-surpasses-2-million-covid-19-tests-conducted-for-students-faculty-staff/
Chancellor Malatras announces SUNY surpasses two million Covid-19 tests conducted for students, faculty and staff since the beginning of the fall 2020 semester https://www.suny.edu/suny-news/press-releases/4-21/4-19-21/2-million-covid-tests.html
City and State’s Upstate NY Power 100: 7 Syracuse-area leaders make top 20
The 2021 Upstate Power 100: The movers and shakers who have upstate New York on the upswing
Katko, Upstate Medical University holding telephone town hall on Covid-19 vaccines
SUNY Upstate experts on Katko tele-town hall: Covid-19 vaccines effective, safe
Dr. Thomas talks pausing the use of J&J Covid vaccine
Upstate begins Covid-19 vaccine trials for kids under 5
Consensus statement revises previous assertions about ADHD
I got my life back: Syracuse’s innovative way of battling suicide makes a difference
Upstate’s innovative way of battling suicide makes a difference: I got my life back
School Suffering Town Hall on mental health, education crisis during Covid
She’s my lifesaver. Teen revives 6-month old while babysitting
Dance Marathon to be held virtually this year
Park Street fire that badly injured a boy was mother’s worst nightmare
Jordan Elbridge senior’s community service project honors the memory of a classmate
Upstate One Of First Sites In World To Test Pfizer Covid Vaccine In Kids Under 5 https://www.syracuse.com/coronavirus/2021/04/upstate-one-of-first-sites-in-world-to-test-pfizer-covid-vaccine-in-kids-under-5.html
Upstate University Hospital Continues Covid Vaccine Trials On Children, Looking For Participants https://www.localsyr.com/news/local-news/upstate-university-hospital-continues-covid-vaccine-trials-on-children/
Upstate Seeks Parents of Children 6 Months To 11 Years Old For Pfizer Vaccine Study https://cnycentral.com/news/coronavirus/upstate-seeks-parents-of-children-6-months-to-11-years-old-for-pfizer-vaccine-study
Doctors At Upstate Key In Pfizer Vaccine Study Involving Children https://www.localsyr.com/interviews/doctors-at-upstate-key-in-pfizer-vaccine-study-involving-children/
Pfizer Vaccine 100% Effective In Trial With 75 Kids Participating Through Upstate Hospital https://cnycentral.com/news/coronavirus/pfizer-vaccine-100-effective-in-trial-with-75-cny-kids-participating
Local Expert Not Surprised By Pfizer Vaccine’s Efficacy With Children https://spectrumlocalnews.com/nys/central-ny/coronavirus/2021/04/01/local-expert--not-surprised--by-pfizer-vaccine-s-efficiency-with-children
Upstate University Hospital Brings Breast Cancer Screenings To Locations Across New York https://www.localsyr.com/bridge-street/upstate-university-hospital-brings-breast-cancer-screenings-to-locations-across-new-york/
Wellness Wednesday: RAPID Software At Upstate Medical University Speeds Up Time, Saves Lives https://www.localsyr.com/wellness-Wednesday/wellness-Wednesday-rapid-software-at-upstate-medical-university-speeds-up-time-save-lives/
RAPID software at Upstate Medical University Speeds Up Time, Saves Lives https://www.localsyr.com/wellness-Wednesday/wellness-Wednesday-rapid-software-at-upstate-medical-university-speeds-up-time-save-lives/
Meet the Unsung Heroes at Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital, Doing The Impossible For Patients In A Pandemic https://www.localsyr.com/news/local-news/meet-the-unsung-heroes-at-Golisano-children's-hospital-doing-the-impossible-for-patients-in-a-pandemic/
Behind The Scenes In The Pfizer Vaccine Trial https://podcast.app/stephen-thomas-behind-the-scenes-in-the-pfizer-vaccine-trial-e130517775/?utm_source=ios&utm_medium=share
Public Health Equity Advocate Faiz Kidwai Talks Mental Health and Covid https://wfhb.org/news/public-health-equity-advocate-faiz-kidwai/
Upstate Medical University Med Students Still Party, But Not As Hearty, On Match Day https://www.syracuse.com/coronavirus/2021/03/upstate-medical-university-med-students-still-party-but-not-as-hearty-on-match-day.html
Match Day At Upstate Medical University https://www.localsyr.com/news/local-news/match-day-at-upstate-medical-university/
New York’s Medical Schools See Spike In Applications https://wskg.org/news/new-yorks-medical-schools-see-spike-in-applications/
Upstate Sleep Experts Provide Tips To A Better Night’s Rest https://spectrumlocalnews.com/nys/central-ny/news/2021/03/18/daylight-savings-provides-opportunity-to-revamp-sleep-schedule
Dr. Thomas Talks Vaccines, Spring Break Travel https://www.localsyr.com/interviews/dr-thomas-talks-vaccines-spring-break-travel/
IMPACT: Life In A Pandemic https://www.localsyr.com/impact-life-in-a-pandemic/impact-life-in-a-pandemic/
New York’s Medical Schools See Spike In Applications
Vector Biocontainment Laboratory Opens at Upstate Medical University (Photographs)
Syracuse Gets $7.6 Million Lab To Study Deadly Infections, Head Off Next Pandemic
New Upstate Lab Will Focus On Tick, Mostquito-Transmitted Diseases
SUNY Upstate Medical University Opens New Lab To Study And Monitor Infectious Diseases
Upstate’s Dr. Thomas On CDC Recommendation of J&J Vaccine For Pregnant Women
Covid-19 Vaccines: Moderna vs. Pfizer vs. J&J—Key Things To Know
U.S. Rushes to Expand Covid Vaccine Eligibility In A Race Against Time
As U.S. Sees Encouraging News Over All, Northeast Looks Like An Outlier
Sharon Brangman was featured in a Spectrum News segment on her work to reduce Covid-19 vaccine hesitancy in Black communities. https://spectrumlocalnews.com/nys/central-ny/news/2021/02/26/local-doctor-works-to-narrow-health-disparities-for-the-marginalized
Sharon Brangman and Daryll Dykes participated in a town hall on Covid-19 vaccine myths and mistrust. https://cnycentral.com/news/local/covid-19-town-hall-aims-to-stop-myths-and-misconceptions-about-vaccine
Jana Shaw and Stephen Thomas were featured in a Syracuse.com story on getting kids back to school safely. https://www.syracuse.com/schools/2021/03/cnys-top-coronavirus-doctors-kids-need-to-get-back-to-school.html
Stephen Thomas outlines the Do’s and Don’ts of Getting Your Covid Vaccine in Forbes. https://www.forbes.com/sites/coronavirusfrontlines/2021/02/26/the-dos-and-don'ts-of-getting-your-covid-19-vaccine/?sh=7ddb4f62691d
Stephen Thomas talked about the Tokyo Olympics with WGN. https://wgnradio.com/sports/this-month-marks-a-year-since-the-Olympics-were-postponed-whats-next/
Stephen Thomas discussed the new J+J Covid-19 vaccine with WGN News Nation. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kr9jVIH6r8Q
Stephen Thomas is quoted in a Syracuse.com story on J+J’s new Covid-19 vaccine, now available in Syracuse. https://www.syracuse.com/coronavirus/2021/03/thousands-of-slots-open-for-one-shot-covid-vaccine-at-nys-fairgrounds-how-to-grab-one.html
Tiger Woods Crash. Daryll Dykes, MD, JD, contributed to CNN coverage of Tiger Woods and injuries he sustained in a car crash. https://video.snapstream.net/Play/2rwEnT9FWsGVyIILV22CNp?accessToken=2e3ls9dy3suy
Children Are Consuming Hand Sanitizer: Here's How to Keep Them Safe. William Eggleston, PharmD, Upstate New York Poison Center, discussed the dangers of kids consuming hand sanitizer with The New York Times. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/02/25/well/family/sanitizer-kids-safety.html
2021 America’s Best Large Employers . Upstate Medical University ranked #35 on the Forbes America’s Best Large Employers List. https://www.forbes.com/best-large-employers/#797dd303fb3e
How I Ended Up in the Hospital with Covid-19. Upstate Community Hospital praised in CNY Central reporter’s story on her covid hospitalization. https://cnycentral.com/news/the-new-new-york/how-i-ended-up-in-the-hospital-with-covid-19
Thousands in CNY Get Second Covid Vaccine: Sore Arms, Fevers and ‘A Huge Relief’. Meghan Lewis, RN, and Elizabeth Rogers talked with Syracuse.com for a story on the benefits of Covid-19 vaccines. https://www.syracuse.com/coronavirus/2021/02/thousands-in-cny-get-second-covid-vaccine-sore-arms-fevers-and-a-huge-relief.html
Why Kids Need Their Own Covid-19 Vaccine Trials. Joseph Domachowske, MD, talked with National Geographic on Covid clinical trials for kids. https://www.nationalgeographic.com/science/article/why-kids-need-their-own-covid-19-vaccine-trials
SUNY Upstate Medical to Construct Covid-19 Testing Lab at University of Buffalo. President Mantosh Dewan and SUNY Chancellor Jim Malatras were featured in a story on a new Upstate lab at University at Buffalo. https://www.mytwintiers.com/news-cat/top-stories/suny-upstate-medical-university-to-construct-covid-19-testing-lab-at-university-of-buffalo/
How Dementia Locks People Inside Their Pain. Sharon Brangman, MD, is featured in The Atlantic in a story outlining the complexity of caring for those who cannot communicate how they are feeling, suffering. https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2021/02/alzheimers-dementia-pain-memory/617994//
More Onondaga County Residents Died in 2020 than in at Least 50 Years. Kathryn Anderson, MD, is quote in a Syracuse.com story on 2020 deaths. https://www.syracuse.com/coronavirus/2021/02/more-onondaga-county-residents-died-in-2020-than-in-at-least-50-years-it-wasnt-all-covid.html
Does One Shot of the Covid-19 Vaccine Offer Enough Protection? Stephen Thomas, MD, talked with News Channel 9 on Covid vaccines. https://www.localsyr.com/health/coronavirus/does-one-shot-of-the-covid-19-vaccine-offer-enough-protection/
As Millions Get their Covid Shots, Here’s What We Still Don’t Know About the Vaccines. Stephen Thomas, MD, is quoted in a Syracuse.com story about covid vaccines. https://www.syracuse.com/coronavirus/2021/02/as-millions-get-their-covid-shots-heres-what-we-still-dont-know-about-the-vaccines.html
Central New York’s Road to Covid-19 Herd Immunity. Stephen Thomas, MD, was interviewed for a CNY Central story on herd immunity. https://cnycentral.com/news/the-new-new-york/central-new-yorks-road-to-covid-19-herd-immunity
Oswego County schools use emergency days after staff feel side effects from Covid-19 vaccine. Stephen Thomas, MD, was quote in a WRVO story on normal side effects from Covid vaccine. https://www.wrvo.org/post/oswego-county-schools-use-emergency-days-after-staff-feel-side-effects-covid-19-vaccine#stream/0
During Pandemic, Kids as Young as 4 have Needed Mental Health Treatment. Jennifer Rapke, PsyD, and Christopher Lucas, MD, were featured in a CNY Central special on mental health and children. https://cnycentral.com/news/local/during-pandemic-kids-as-young-as-4-have-needed-mental-health-treatment
School Suffering: The Covid Crisis in Children, a Special NBC3 Newscast. https://cnycentral.com/news/local/school-suffering-the-covid-crisis-in-children
Choir Singing May Improve Cognitive Function in Older Adults. Sharon Brangman, MD, talked with Healio News and offered her perspective on how singing and other activities help to stimulate our brains and maintain verbal flexibility. https://www.healio.com/news/primary-care/20210217/choir-singing-may-improve-cognitive-function-in-older-adults
Significant Increase in Liver Disease Patients Related to Alcohol Abuse. Zachary Shepherd, MD, talked with CNY Central, about an increase in liver disease due to alcohol abuse during the Covid pandemic. https://cnycentral.com/news/local/cny-doctor-sees-significant-increase-in-liver-disease-patients-related-to-alcohol-abuse
New SUNY Program Will Help Low-Income Students Attend Medical School. Femi Olu-Talabi, Upstate medical student, talked with CNY Central about a new statewide SUNY initiative designed to help economically disadvantaged students pursue medical education. https://cnycentral.com/news/local/new-suny-program-will-help-low-income-students-attend-medical-school
SUNY Expanding Support for Disadvantaged Undergraduate Students to Include Medical School . Nakeia Chambers spoke with News Channel 9 for a story on SUNY’s new medical education pipeline program. https://www.localsyr.com/news/local-news/suny-expanding-support-for-disadvantaged-undergraduate-students-to-include-medical-school/
Upstate New York Poison Center Sees an Increase in Hand Sanitizer, Bleach Calls Due to Covid-19. Michele Caliva spoke with News Channel 9 on the top poison calls received by Upstate New York Poison Center. https://www.localsyr.com/news/local-news/upstate-ny-poison-center-sees-an-increase-in-hand-sanitizer-bleach-calls-due-to-covid-19/
Upstate Medical Building Second Lab in Buffalo to Process More Covid-19 Saliva Tests. Frank Middleton, PhD, is mentioned in a Syracuse.com story about a new Upstate testing lab at University at Buffalo. https://www.syracuse.com/coronavirus/2021/02/upstate-medical-building-second-lab-in-buffalo-to-process-more-covid-19-saliva-tests.html
SUNY Campuses Have Administered 1 Million Covid-19 Tests. Chancellor Malatras was featured in a News Channel 9 segment on SUNY campuses hitting the 1 million mark for covid tests administered. https://www.localsyr.com/health/coronavirus/suny-campuses-have-administered-1-million-covid-19-tests/
Sharon Brangman was quoted in The Atlantic for a Feb. 11 story on Alzheimer’s patients who can’t accurate convey what they are going through (Feb. 11)
Randy Green was interviewed for a CNY Central Feb. 8 story about a Solvay woman who was nearly scared to death and suffered an aortic dissection (Feb. 8)
Amy Tucker and Robert Corona are featured in the current edition of CNY C-Suite Magazine (Feb. 9)
Daryll Dykes was interviewed for a Syracuse.com article on Syracuse town hall was interviewed for a Syracuse town hall seeking to allay mistrust that makes some Blacks leery for covid vaccine (Jan. 28).
Upstate Medical to build covid-19 testing lab at University of Buffalo CNYBJ.com (Feb. 2.)
SUNY Upstate using drones to transport COVID test kits across campus ( Robert Corona) (WRVO Feb. 4).
Upstate University Hospital top nursing recognition ( Mantosh Dewan) (Jan. 21, 2021).
Upstate held a press conference Jan. 6 announcing it has begun using its second round of COVID-19 vaccine for frontline health personnel. Event, which featured remarks from Dr Mantosh Dewan, Dr Robert Corona and SUNY Chancellor Malatras was covered by NewsChannel 9, WRVO, Spectrum News, CNY Central, CNY Business Journal.
Housekeeper Kenzo Mukendi was interviewed by CNY Central on the occasion of receiving his second dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine Jan. 5.
Upstate's COVID-19 saliva swab test was noted in the Albany Times Union Jan. 7 story headlined Albany airport officials tout covid test.