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UPSTATE IN THE NEWS: ROBERT FECHTNER, GREGORY CONNERS, ZHI CHEN, ROGER WONG

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Robert Fechtner spoke to Spectrum News about vision woes related to viewing the eclipse.

Gregory Conners is quoted in the Herald Sun about a case involving a child who had a coin lodged in his airway.

Study by Roger Wong and Zhi Chen on cannabis use and its link to dementia was noted in Technology Reports: Drug Discovery.

Previous coverage

Nappi Wellness Institute's designation as Gold LEED is featured in the CNY Business Journal.

Corey McGraw is featured in In Good Health column on multiple sclerosis.

The appointments of Ryan Butzko, Phillip Gary and Mansur Javaid to pulmonary critical care and sleep were featured in In Good Health. 

Previous coverage

L. Syd Johnson was interviewed by BBC and NPR regarding the first genetically modified pig kidney transplant

Kathi Durdon was featured in the Syracuse.com article The problems and promise within Syracuse's innovation economy.

Leslie Kohman was interviewed by Spectrum News about reducing burnout among health care professionals.

Scott Jessie is quoted in Becker's Hospital Review article on The changing face of leadership: perspectives from 88 health care executives.

Kristina Go is featured in the In Good Health story on colorectal cancer.

Stephen Thomas penned a piece for Forbes on Worried about Lyme and other diseases transmitted by pests? You should be.

Reza Saidi penned a commentary for the Post-Standard/Syracuse.com on World Kidney Day reminds us to take care of this vital organ.

The appointments of Ryan Butzko, Phillip Gary and Mansur Javaid to pulmonary critical care and sleep were noted in Syracuse.com.

Ann Botash was interviewed by the Detroit Free Press for a story on Pilot projects will help stop the overreporting of children of color to child welfare.

Sharon Brangman is featured in Madamenoire in the story Three Black female physicians are ushering in the next generation.

L. Syd Johnson was interviewed by NPR for the story How genetically modified pigs could end the shortage of organs for transplants.

Erika Taylor's appointment as chief of University Police was noted on Syracuse.com

Ramiro Gutierrez was interviewed by CNY Central for a story on the norovirus that has sickened dozens at Colgate University.

Stephanie Mack discussed Upstate's Pet Therapy program on NewsChannel 9's Bridge Street.

Hesham Masoud's appointment as director of the Upstate Simulation Center was noted on Syracuse.com

Stephen Thomas penned Dengue Rages Around the Globe Where are the Vaccines? appearing in Forbes magazine.

Sherard Tatum is featured in Meet Your Doctor column in In Good Health.

NewsChannel 9 reports on the increase in altruistic kidney donors at Upstate, at the opening of the new transplant center.

Stephen Thomas was interviewed by CNYCentral about the possibility that the CDC could change covid isolation guidance.

CNY Central reported on Upstate's contraceptive vending machine.

Jennifer Speicher, Brian Rieger, Andrea Shaw appeared on WCNY's Cycle of Health examining a new path to wellness in the opening of the Nappi Wellness Institute.

Martin Durkin's appointment as chief campus counsel appears in In Good Health.

Mashaal Dhir is quoted in In Good Health for story on robotic Whipple procedure now offered at Upstat

Alexandra Quimby is a featured expert in the New York Times article on What's the best way to clean your ears?

Serena Schmidt and Olivia Preston are quoted in the Daily Orange's coverage of Upstate becoming the first SUNY with emergency contraception vending.

 

U.S. Sen. Schumer used Upstate Medical University as the backdrop for urging federal action on getting more RSV vaccine to doctors and families in CNY.  Joining him at the press conference from Upstate were Jana Shaw and Mantosh Dewan.

Coverage of the press conference includes:

CNY Central: Sen Schumer and local mother fight RSV vaccine shortage.

WAER: Sen Schumer pushes feds, drug companies to release more doses of RSV vaccine

Syracuse.com: Most CNY babies go without ‘miracle’ drug; Schumer vows federal action.

WRVO: Schumer urging federal action to combat shortage of RSV vaccine

CNY Business Journal: Schumer calls on regulators, drug makers to deal with shortage of RSV doses for local doctors.

L. Syd Johnson was interviewed by French media outlet France 24 on Neuroscience or Virtual Insanity? 'Musk's ultimate goal is a brain-computer interface for everyone.

Gennady Bratslavsky and Dimitry Nikolavsky were featured on Spectrum News for a story on their recent trip to Ukraine to treat wounded soldiers

Jennifer Moffat was quoted in Discover magazine for a story on young people getting shingles

Robert Corona is featured in Becker's Hospital Review in the article "what excites 101 hospital system executives for the next year."

Gennady Bratslavsky and Dimitriy Nikolavsky spoke to NewsChannel 9 about their recent medical mission to Ukraine for the story Syracuse doctors travel to Ukraine to operate on soldiers.

Kara Judd discussed the danger of e-cigarette burns due to lithium batteries with NewsChannel 9 on Exploding vapes and e-cigarettes causing burn injuries.

Stephen Thomas was interviewed by CNYCentral for Covid 19 cases near last year's peak in CNY following holiday season.

Syracuse.com, CNY Central, Newschannel 9 and Spectrum News covered Paige's Butterfly Run gift to the Upstate Foundation.

Winter Berry is quoted in the New York Times story on New drugs can fix teenage obesity, but young people don't get them.

Jana Shaw is quoted in the Messenger story on Children's hospital reports surge of hospitalizations as tripledemic continues in U.S.

Sherard Tatum's election as president of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is featured in Syracuse.com People in Motion column.

Saravanan Thangamani is quoted in the Portland Press Herald article Maine CDC encourages continued precautions against tick bites this winter.

Peter Aiello was interview by Spectrum News for a story on drug shortages.

Jeffrey Bogart, Wanda Fremont, Stephen Knohl, Wei-Dong Yao were featured in Syracuse.com for earning SUNY Distinguished Professorships.

Jana Shaw is quoted in the Syracuse.com story Slow rollout of RSV drugs leaves Upstate Golisano coping with surge of sick children. Joseph Domachowske is also noted in the story.

The Nappi Wellness Institute is featured in Healthcare Design magazine.

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.

Previous coverage

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."

Jana Shaw is quoted on the new meningococcal vaccine OK'd by the FDA in Medscape, Becker's Hospital Review and several other outlets.

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.

Respect and Heal campaign launch to address violence against health care workers was covered by Syracuse.com, WRVO, Newschannel 9, Spectrum News and CNY Central.

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.

Coverage of the opening of the Upstate Cancer Center at Verona also was covered by the NewsChannel 9, Spectrum News, Rome Daily Sentinel, Syracuse.com WRVO, Oneida Daily Dispatch, CNYCentral.

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.

Coverage of area hospitals, including Upstate University Hospital, receiving increased Medicare payments was covered in numerous media outlets, including CNY Central, Syracuse.com, WRVO,

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.

WRVO: Upstate's tick testing program gets new funding.

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."

Previous coverage

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.

L. Syd Johnson is quoted in the Guardian about Neuralink, the Elon Musk brain-implant company that will conduct a clinical trial of its experimental device in humans.

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.

Syracuse.com: Upstate Medical University awards 520 degrees at Commencement.

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).

WAER: Upstate Medical seeking teen volunteers for Lyme disease vaccine trial.

CNY Central interviewed Jenica O'Malley on the rise in special needs children in the Syracuse City School District.

NewsChannel 9: Reza Saidi was interviewed for the story about a CNS teacher receiving a kidney from his wife.

Syracuse.com: Upstate Medical seeking 100 teens to participate in Lyme disease vaccine clinical trial.

WRVO: CNY Expert anticipates bad tick season (Saravanan Thangamani).

WCNY Cycle of Health: Upstate transplant officials an Upstate transplant patient and others discuss the need for organ donation and the benefits of transplant.

Christopher Lucas discusses Elmcrest Chidren's Center plans for a new respite center (Spectrum News).

Christopher Morley discusses public health issues on Check up from the Neck Up (WCNY Community FM).

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

The retirement of Lumpi, one of Upstate's beloved therapy dog, was featured on Spectrum News, CNY Central and NewsChannel 9.

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

Previous Coverage

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."

SUNY Upstate/SUNY Optometry partnership was featured in Vision Monday, CNY Business Journal, WAER

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.

NewsNationLive: Stephen Thomas discussed the FDA's plan to simplify the covid vaccine process.

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.)

CNY Central: Upstate’s Mammography Van offering breast screenings at Driver’s Village

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).

Daily Sentinel: SNAPSHOT: Work continues on Upstate Cancer Center

In Good Health: A boost to regional ambulance companies (Foundation grants to EMS providers).

NewsChannel 9: Upstate to build Lyme treatment center (Kristopher Paolino).

UrbanCNY: Winter warmth for city school kids, thanks to Upstate

CNYCentral: Golisano After hours care returns to normal after after decline in RSV

NewsChannel 9 Live: Stephen Thomas discusses new Covid variant and how to take precautions.

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)

NewsChannel 9: Local dance studio gives back to Golisano Children's Hospital.

CNY Central: Paige's Butterfly Run donates $230,000 to Upstate Foundation for pediatric cancer research

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).

Syracuse.com: SUNY Upstate takes back Syracuse land 10 years after failed deal with Cor development.

Syracuse.com: Onondaga County's health commissioner on 'Novids' and what Covid-19 taught us (Kathryn Andersen).

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.

S yracuse.com: S yracuse doctor goes to Ukraine to rebuild faces marred by war ( Sherard Tatum).

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.

Syracuse.com: Gregory Conners discussed the surge in cases at the children's hospital due to RSV.

CNYCentral.com: Gregory Conners and Jana Shaw discussed the latest surge in pediatric patients due to RSV

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.

Palladium-Times: Menter Ambulance awarded Upstate Unversity Hospital Critical Care Transport Grant.

NewsChannel 9: Ross Sullivan was interviewed of a report on more than a dozen overdoses in Onondaga County in 24 hours.

WAER FM 88: Leszek Kotula was interviewed for the report New Upstate Medical Research could help detect spread of breast cancer.

Syracuse.com: Jana Shaw was quoted in the article Syracuse children's hospital sees surger of kids seriously ill with RSV

Watertown Daily Times: JCC, Upstate Medical make transferring easier under new articulation agreement.

WRVO: Tech Bytes: Upstate Medical Hospital Robots (Steve Roberts).

Syracuse.com: Former NY Gov. David Paterson to speak at vision research symposium in Syracuse.

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).

NewsChannel 9: Stephen Thomas joins NewsChannel 9 at the NYS Fair to update views on Lyme disease, Covid and other prominent fall illnesses.

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)

NewsChannel 9: Community weighs in at first public forum on Upstate Crouse merger.

CNYCentral: Upstate-Crouse acquisition: why the secrecy and what does the future hold for employees.

Spectrum News: Upstate Crouse merger discussed at forum.

Syracuse.com: Public weighs in on Upstate-Crouse merger with mix of praise, skepticism at forum

Syracuse.com: Exclusive: Upstate, Crouse hospital officials reveal financial details of proposed merger

WRVO: Upstate, Crouse Hospital officials hold public hearing to discuss potential merger

WAER: Takeaways from the first Upstate-Crouse merger community 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.

Syracuse.com: Kyiv to Syracuse: How a web of connections by strangers brought Ukrainian cancer patient to Upstate.

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

Syracuse.com: Syracuse hospital to give free prescriptions to uninsured Onondaga County residents

UrbanCNY: New drug dispensary at Upstate brings hope to uninsured and indigent.

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.

WAER: A fleet of transport robots arrive at Upstate Medical University.

WRVO: Delivery robots now in use at Upstate Medical University.

Syracuse.com: T housands remember Carol Baldwin's life and her crusade against breast cancer.

CNYCentral: Carol Baldwin, breast cancer researcher and mother to famous sons, has died.

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/.

Jayne Charlamb speaks with about the baby formula shortage with the New York Post and CNY Central.

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

Syracuse.comUpstate Medical University awards 474 degrees at Commenement

NewsChannel 9: Upstate Medical University commencement graduates more than 450.

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)

CNY Business Journal: Upstate Medical to provide GEO pay raises for nurses

Syracuse.com: Upstate Medical gives nurses another pay raise in bid to fill hundreds of vacant jobs (Robert Corona)

CNY Central: Health experts suggest relying less on at-home Covid test, expanding PCR test availability (Chris Morley, Frank Middleton).

Wall Street Journal: Covid-19 cases are growing quickly in Upstate New York (Frank Middleton, Stephen Thomas).

Post-Register: Vaccine  medical exemptions are rare. Thousands of nursing home workers have them (Jana Shaw).

CNY Central: Health expert urges mask wearing (Christoper Morley).

NewsChannel 9: Stephen Thomas is interviewed on rise in Covid case s.

Syracuse.com: Two 'scary' diseases are increasingly found in the most common tick in Upstate NY (Saravanan Thangamani)

News coverage of the Upstate/Crouse announcement:

CNY Central

WAER

CNY Business Journal

NewsChannel 9

Becker's Hospital Review

Daily Orange

Syracuse.com

 

CNYCentral: Upstate professor on Covid pill: 'Vaccination is the best way to stay out of hospital.' (Chris Morley)

Spectrum News: Upstate Medical program offers primary physicians training in mental health care (Nevena Radonjic)

WRVO: CNY sees spike in viruses after mask mandate ends (Jana Shaw).

Syracuse.com: Finally, a partial answer to CNY's soaring Covid rates (Frank Middleton).

Syracuse.com: Far fewer died of Covid in March in Ononaga County, but troubling trends emerged (Stephen Thomas).

NewsChannel 9: Extraordinary People profiles Dr Randy Green .

NewsChannel 9: Upstate Cancer Center opens enw facility at Upstate Community Hospital.

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).

WRVO/WSKG: Expect another bad tick season this year (Saravanan Thangamani).

Syracuse.com: How dominant is the latest omicron variant in Onondaga County (Frank Middleton).

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).

KRFO RADIO: 2022 is the year of severe ticks in Minnesota (Saravanan Thangmani).

Syracuse.com: State now closely monitoring CNY's Covid case surge (Frank Middleton).

 

Previous coverage

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.

Spectrum News: Match Day: Upstate Medical students handed their future in an envelope

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).

WRVO: SUNY Upstate supporters rally for more state funding.

NewsChannel 9: Union representing some Upstate workers wants to funding in state budget

Bridge Street:  Anrtonio Culebras speaks about World Sleep Day

Urology Times: Gennady Bratslavsky discusses emerging research in renal cell carcinoma

CNYCentral: Covid rates stable, seasonal illnesses returning following unmasking in schools (Jana Shaw)

 

Previous Coverage

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).

Syracuse.com: 'It takes a team' Syracuse Crunch, Upstate Medical receive $100,000 grant to encourage vaccination.

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)

Syracuse.com: CNY woman’s life-saving insulin costs $500 a month. ‘Do you have enough to pay for it?

News Channel 9: In Syracuse, Schumer commits to capping insulin costs:

CNYCentral: Schumer pushes bill to cap insulin costs

WRVO: Schumer pushing legislation that would cap insulin costs for diabetics

Daily Orange: Chuck Schumer calls for reduced insulin price

Previous coverage

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).

NewsChannel 9: Jana Shaw appeared on Bridge Street this week to talk about the importance of Covid vaccines for children and how children with Covid are faring.

Rome Sentinel: Upstate New York Poison Center marks milestone.

Yahoo News: Experts are ringing alarms about Elon Musk's brain implants (L. Syd Johnson)

NewsChannel 9: S tephen Thomas speaks with NewsChannel 9 on the omicron variant and Covid county milestones.

Syracuse.com: Covid soars among CNY nursing home workers; many have not received booster shots (Sharon Brangman).

NewsChannel 9: Interview with Upstate’s Stephen Thomas, director of Upstate Global Health Institute

CNY Business Journal:  New NDMS arrives at Upstate to help in Emergency Department

CNY Central: New federal medical disaster team arrives at Upstate, original team departs

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)

CNYCentral: Number of kids hospitalized with Covid is very high for Syracuse, Golisano doctor says (Joe Domachowske).

NewsChannel 9: Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital physician discusses Covid cases in children under 11 (Joe Domachowkse).

CNY Central: Syracuse health expert doesn't see CNY COVID-19 peaking anytime soon (Stephen Thomas)

WRVO: Federal team helping Syracuse hospital fight omicron surge (William Paolo)

WAER: Medical Workers Arrive In Syracuse To Assist Upstate University Hospital (Willian Paolo).

CNY Central: National Guard medical team makes progress lowering ER wait times at Upstate Hospital: (William Paolo).

Spectrum News:Help arrives at Upstate University Hospital in Syracuse: (William Paolo)

NewsChannel 9: National Medical Disaster Assistance Team assists Upstate in emergency department  (Wiliam Paolo).

Syracuse.com: Upstate Community Hospital staff excelled in caring for Covid patient (Commentary)

 

 

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.

WRVO/WSKG: Union calls on state to better fund Upstate and other teaching hospitals.

NewsChannel 9: Dr. Joseph Domachowske from SUNY Upstate discusses COVID-19 vaccines among 5 to 11 year olds.

NewsChannel 9: Union says Upstate lost millions during the pandemic, begs state government to better fund it.

News10ABC (Albany): At Upstate Medical University, every COVID-positive lab tested for omicron.

NewsChannel 9NewsChannel 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.

NewsChannel 9: Upstate's Dr Jana Shaw discusses the pandemic and the omicron variant.

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: "I'm definitely thankful to be alive: New CNY mom nearly killed by Covid celebrates Thanksgiving.

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: Syracuse doctor in COVID 19 vaccine trial answers questions about its use for children. (Joseph Domachowkse)

Spectrum News: Covid-19 vaccines for children arrive upstate (Joseph Domachowske).

CNY Central: 'Nothing has changed' Syracuse hospitals and EMTs still in crisis mode ahead of winter

Syracuse.com: COVID vaccine shpts for kids 5-11 will start in Onondaga County (Steven Blatt).

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)

Spectrum News: Upstate University Hospital sees uptick in accelerant burns. (Tamara Roberts).

NerwsChannel 9: Dr Domachowske explains the importance of getting children vaccinated from COVID-19 (Joseph Domachowske).

CNY Central: Upstate COVID testing site moves to Fairgrounds starting Monday

NewsChannel 9: COVID-19 testing returns to State Fairgrounds.

Syracuse.com: Upstate Medical to offer COVID-19 testing at State Fairgrounds

CNY Central: Kids are driving COVID cases in CNY, but not in the classroom (Jana Shaw).

CNY Business Journal: Upstate Medical to break ground on cancer center in Verona Oct. 20

Newsweek: NY doctors ask people to stop using gasoline to stoke fires after spike in burns. (Tamara Roberts).

Syracuse.com: How nursing shortages have rocked Syracuse ERs: What we are desperate for are places to put people (William Paolo).

Syracuse.com: Syracuse hospital sees spike in patients burn after using gasoline to stoke fires (Tamara Roberts).

NewsChannel 9: Upstate University Hospital installs tent outside emergency department to test out extra space if needed.

Syracuse.com : Katko: Upstate doctors, developers of covid vaccines desrved Congressional Gold Medal

The Daily Orange: Professionals struggle to connect virutally as mental health declines nationally ( Anne Reagan, Robert Gregory)

Forbes: An infectious disease doctor explains why some of his colleagues are quitting in the faces of vaccine mandates ( Stephen Thomas).

Syracuse.com: Syracuse’s biggest hospital lays off 113 workers who refused Covid vaccine.

NewsChannel 9: Upstate University Hospital Global Health Director talks about boosters, vaccine passports and more ( Stephen Thomas).

Syracuse.com: Upstate University Hospital to shutter ORs, blaming NY vaccine mandate for staff shortage

CNYCentral: Golisano pediatric psychologist explains why students are fighting in schools across CNY (Anne Reagan)

NewsChannel 9: Upstate postpones some surgeries, St. Joe's consolidates ORs as workers lose jobs to vaccine mandate.

NewsChannel 9: Wellness Wednesday: Young girl creates IV hoodies to help infusion patients

Past coverage 

CNYCentral.com SUNY Upstate police officers honored for protecting Syracuse pastor for July shooting.

Syracuse.com: Mediator to help resolve standoff between Upstate nurses union, state oover vaccine mandate.

WAER: How CNY Kids Helped With Pfizer’s Potential COVID-19 Vaccine For Children (Joe Domachowske).

Syracuse.com: Katko: Upstate doctors, developers of COVID vaccine deserve Congressional Medal of Honor

Auburn Citizen: Auburn nurse is first to get COVID-19 vaccine at CNY Clinic for people with allergies

Past coverage

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).

NEWSCHANNEL 9: Cancer patients can get some relief from scalp-cooling treatment (Ranjna Sharma.)

SYRACUSE.COM: Syracuse hospital sets up makeshift hotel for crash victims: "Never seen anything like this."(Robert Corona).

SPECTRUM NEWS: Upstate Medical officer details trauma team response to tour bus crash (William Paolo).

CNY CENTRAL: 57 passengers taken to area hospitals after tour bus crash (William Paolo).

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).

CNYBJ: Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital renovates two therapy rooms intop starlight spaces (Toni Gary).

SYRACUSE.COM: Upstate Medical urges schools to mandate masks: 'Costs of covid cannot be underestimated'

WAER: Upstate Medical pediatricians, public health experts call on CNY school district leaders to adopt universal masking policies (Steven Blatt, Christopher Morley).

CNY CENTRAL: Top Upstate doctors plead with schools to requires masks

WRVO: Upstate Hospital doctors, experts urge school districts to require masks. (Steven Blatt, Christopher Morley).

NEWSCHANNEL 9: Upstate Medical University doctors recommend masks in schools

SPECTRUM NEWS: Doctors across CNY appeal to schools to require masks (Kathryn Anderson, Steve Blatt).

BRIDGE STREET: Stephen Thomas talks about the ongoing increase in COVID cases and what to do about staying safe

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

NBC News.com: Pfizer says vaccine’s power wanes over time. Are you still protected? ( Stephen Thomas).

Fingerlakes.com: SUNY Upstate Medical University doctor expresses concern for unvaccinated individuals ( Stephen Thomas).

CNY Central: Upstate doctor “extremely concerned” about Delta variant ( Stephen Thomas).

Syracuse.com: Syracuse’s Upstate University Hospital workers must get COVID shoot or else. Or else what? ( Robert Corona).

CNYBJ: Labs at Upstate and Cornell to help state identify covid variants.

NewsChannel 9: Governor to require vaccines Upstate Hospital employees working directly with patients.

Syracuse.com: More labs, including one in Syracuse, to help find Covid variants.

Coping magazine: Upstate's pediatric oncology team was noted in Coping magazine's round-up coverage of Cancer Survivors Day.

Spectrum News: SUNY to expand pre medical opportunity program (Upstate Medical).

CNY Business Journal: Upstate opens second outpatient pharmacy.

WAER: New federal bill by CNY Rep Katko could help prevention treatment of Lyme and other tick-borne disease (Saravanan Thangamani, Kris Paolino).

Auburn Citizen: Katko renews push for bill to support tick ID programs like the one at SUNY Upstate.

Palladium Times: Katko wants for tick monitoring (Mantosh Dewan)

WRVO: Katko pushing for federal funding to tracks and tick-born diseases (Saravanan Thangamani).

CNN: Stephen Thomas appeared on ERIN BURNETT OUT FRONT and NEW DAY in a discussion on the COVID variants and vaccines.

NewsChannel 9: Upstate University Hospital open second outpatient pharmacy since 2018 (Eric Balotin).

Spectrum News: SUNY Upstate lab overwhelmed by growing demand to test ticks (Sarvanan Thangmani)

Syracuse.com:Upstate taking over, expanding kids mental health care at Hutchings (Mantosh Dewan).

Medical News Today: Bias in medical research: Studies by women cited less often than those by men (L. Syd Johnson).

Auburn CItizen: Katko introduces legislation to increase pandemic research at academic medical centers like SUNY Upstate (Mantosh Dewan).

NewsChannel 9: Upstate University Hospital celebrates 10th anniversary of Community General Hospital addition (Robert Corona)

Bridge Street: July 4 Safety Tips from Clark Burn Center (Jessica Summers)

NewsChannel 9: Burn Center doctor discusses dangers of fireworks (Jessica Summers)

CNYCentral: CNY family continues 4-year-olds legacy to help sick children (Upstate Golisano, Frechette family).

Syracuse.com: Summer nights in Syracuse are getting hotter, and that could make people sicker (William Paolo).

NewsChannel 9: From pediatrics to a pandemic, Upstate Hospital's retiring chief nurse considers her career 'a gift' (Nancy Page).

Spectrum News: How lawmakers want to prepare for the next pandemic (Upstate Medical, John Katko).

Syracuse.com: Onondaga Health Department reports sox cases of rare disease in CNY spread through ticks (Upstate Medical)

Syracuse.com: Will we have to start wearing masks again? (Stephen Thomas)

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/

https://www.localsyr.com/news/local-news/summer-safety-which-popular-activities-lead-to-more-burn-injuries/

Wellness Wednesday: Pandemic leads to spike in grilling injuries. How to prevent burns (Tamara Roberts).

https://www.localsyr.com/wellness-Wednesday/wellness-Wednesday-pandemic-leads-to-spike-in-grilling-injuries-heres-how-you-can-prevent-those-burns/

Upstate University Hospital recognizes nurses hard work with a raise

https://fingerlakes1.com/2021/06/18/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).

https://cnycentral.com/news/local/nurses-at-upstate-university-hospital-get-raises-for-their-work-throughout-pandemic

SUNY Upstate wraps up yearlong medical delivery drone pilot (Robert Corona).

https://www.beckershospitalreview.com/digital-transformation/suny-upstate-medical-university-wraps-up-yearlong-medical-delivery-drone-pilot.html

Doctor investigating on Upstate Pfizer trial talks about recent developments (Joseph Domachowske).

https://www.localsyr.com/interviews/doctor-investigating-on-upstate-medical-university-pfizer-trials-talks-about-recent-developments/

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

https://cnycentral.com/news/local/nurses-at-upstate-university-hospital-get-raises-for-their-work-throughout-pandemic.

NewsChannel 9: SUNY raises pay for Upstate University Hospital.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kq_YIwdw9Fs

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

https://dronedj.com/2021/06/08/syracuse-university-hospital-aces-medical-drone-delivery-tests/

 

 

Wellness Wednesday: Cancer survivor shares what got her through while Upstate Cancer Center celebrates survivors
https://www.localsyr.com/wellness-Wednesday/wellness-Wednesday-cancer-survivor-shares-what-got-her-through-while-upstate-cancer-center-celebrates-survivors-with-the-zoo/

June 2021 In Good Health features several articles with Upstate pediatrician Steven Blatt, MD
http://www.cnyhealth.com/issues/june-2021/

‘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
https://www.localsyr.com/news/local-news/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
https://cnycentral.com/news/local/daughters-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’
https://www.syracuse.com/coronavirus/2021/05/syracuse-mom-and-three-kids-enroll-in-covid-19-vaccine-trials-important-for-the-greater-good.html 

Upstate doctor leading Pfizer vaccine trial says booster shot ‘reasonable expectation’
https://cnycentral.com/news/local/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
https://cnycentral.com/news/local/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
https://www.suny.edu/suny-news/press-releases/5-21/5-18-21/pre-med-eop.html 

Five Stony Brook University students make inaugural class of Pre-Med Opportunity Program
https://news.stonybrook.edu/homespotlight/five-sbu-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
https://www.syracuse.com/living/2021/05/video-gaming-for-a-cause-local-gamer-raises-money-for-griffins-guardians-with-live-streams-on-twitch.html 

Syracuse boy recovers fully from rare covid-related illness MIS-C
https://cnycentral.com/news/local/syracuse-boy-fully-recovers-from-rare-covid-related-illness-mis-c

Stroke Survivor shares her road to recovery with a message to other survivors
https://www.localsyr.com/news/local-news/wellness-Wednesday-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
https://store.dailyorange.com/2021/05/second-covid-wave-india-students-families/

Living with Lyme: Lyme disease study at Upstate could lead to faster diagnosis, participants needed
https://www.localsyr.com/news/local-news/lyme-disease-study-at-upstate-could-lead-to-faster-diagnosis-participants-needed/ 

Living with Lyme: Upstate Tick Testing Program tracks alarming trend
https://www.localsyr.com/news/local-news/living-with-lyme-upstate-tick-testing-program-tracks-alarming-trend/ 

This infectious diseases expert explains why he’s vaccinating his kids against covid
https://www.forbes.com/sites/coronavirusfrontlines/2021/05/12/this-infectious-disease-expert-explains-why-hes-vaccinating-his-kids-against-covid/?sh=5ae0e4dd252e 

Mobile Covid19 vaccination clinic at Upstate bringing vaccines to people experiencing homelessness in Syracuse
https://www.localsyr.com/news/local-news/mobile-covid-19-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
https://cnycentral.com/news/local/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
https://www.localsyr.com/interviews/dr-thomas-talks-about-cdc-decision-to-approve-vaccine-for-kids-12-15-yrs/ 

Upstate Medical University will pay participants to get small dengue fever injection
https://cnycentral.com/news/local/upstate-medical-university-will-pay-participants-to-get-small-dengue-fever-injection 

SUNY Upstate holds two in-person commencement ceremonies Saturday
https://www.localsyr.com/news/local-news/suny-upstate-holds-two-in-person-commencement-ceremonies-saturday/ 

SUNY Chancellor Malatras congratulates graduating medical students
https://wbng.com/2021/05/08/suny-chancellor-malatras-congratulates-graduating-medical-students/ 

Baldwinsville alum honored by Syracuse Press Club
https://eaglenewsonline.com/new/achievers/2021/05/13/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
https://www.syracuse.com/state/2021/04/city-and-states-upstate-ny-power-100-7-syracuse-area-leaders-make-top-20.html

The 2021 Upstate Power 100: The movers and shakers who have upstate New York on the upswing
https://www.cityandstateny.com/articles/power-list/power-100/2021-upstate-power-100.html

Katko, Upstate Medical University holding telephone town hall on Covid-19 vaccines
https://www.localsyr.com/news/local-news/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
https://auburnpub.com/news/local/govt-and-politics/suny-upstate-experts-on-katko-tele-town-hall-covid-19-vaccines-effective-safe/article_4386dbd0-450e-5a11-ba87-8abb2446ceea.html

Dr. Thomas talks pausing the use of J&J Covid vaccine
https://www.localsyr.com/interviews/dr-thomas-talks-pausing-the-use-of-jj-covid-vaccine/

Upstate begins Covid-19 vaccine trials for kids under 5
https://spectrumlocalnews.com/nys/central-ny/coronavirus/2021/04/09/upstate-medical-university-begins-covid-19-vaccine-trials-for-kids-under-5

Consensus statement revises previous assertions about ADHD
https://www.psychiatrictimes.com/view/consensus-statement-revises-previous-assertions-about-adhd

I got my life back: Syracuse’s innovative way of battling suicide makes a difference
https://www.syracuse.com/health/2021/04/i-got-my-life-back-syracuses-innovative-way-of-battling-suicide-makes-a-difference.html

Upstate’s innovative way of battling suicide makes a difference: I got my life back
https://www.syracuse.com/health/2021/04/i-got-my-life-back-syracuses-innovative-way-of-battling-suicide-makes-a-difference.html?utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=GoodMorning%20CNY4-8-21&utm_term=Newsletter_good_morning_cny

School Suffering Town Hall on mental health, education crisis during Covid
https://cnycentral.com/news/local/school-suffering-the-covid-crisis-in-children-town-hall

She’s my lifesaver. Teen revives 6-month old while babysitting
https://cnycentral.com/news/local/clay-mom-shes-my-lifesaver-teen-revives-6-month-old-while-babysitting

Dance Marathon to be held virtually this year
https://theithacan.org/news/dance-marathon-to-be-held-virtually-this-year/

Park Street fire that badly injured a boy was mother’s worst nightmare
https://www.syracuse.com/news/2021/04/park-street-fire-that-badly-injured-boy-was-a-mothers-worst-nightmare.html

Jordan Elbridge senior’s community service project honors the memory of a classmate
https://eaglenewsonline.com/new/schools/2021/04/06/je-seniors-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
https://wskg.org/news/new-yorks-medical-schools-see-spike-in-applications/

Vector Biocontainment Laboratory Opens at Upstate Medical University (Photographs)
https://www.syracuse.com/galleries/5AR2ZLIFLJHF7BOVRBGRUKVNGQ/

Syracuse Gets $7.6 Million Lab To Study Deadly Infections, Head Off Next Pandemic
https://www.syracuse.com/coronavirus/2021/03/syracuse-gets-76-million-lab-to-study-deadly-infections-head-off-next-pandemic.html

New Upstate Lab Will Focus On Tick, Mostquito-Transmitted Diseases
https://www.wrvo.org/post/new-upstate-lab-will-focus-tick-mosquito-transmitted-diseases#stream/0 

SUNY Upstate Medical University Opens New Lab To Study And Monitor Infectious Diseases
https://www.waer.org/post/suny-upstate-medical-university-opens-new-lab-study-and-monitor-infectious-diseases-0

Upstate’s Dr. Thomas On CDC Recommendation of J&J Vaccine For Pregnant Women
https://www.localsyr.com/news/local-news/upstate's-dr-thomas-on-cdc-recommendation-of-jj-vaccine-for-pregnant-women/

Covid-19 Vaccines: Moderna vs. Pfizer vs. J&J—Key Things To Know
https://www.syracuse.com/coronavirus/2021/03/covid-19-vaccines-moderna-vs-pfizer-vs-johnson-johnson-key-things-to-know-video.html

U.S. Rushes to Expand Covid Vaccine Eligibility In A Race Against Time
https://www.nytimes.com/2021/03/19/us/vaccine-eligibility-states.html

As U.S. Sees Encouraging News Over All, Northeast Looks Like An Outlier
https://www.nytimes.com/live/2021/03/17/world/covid-19-coronavirus

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.

 

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