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Archive for September, 2011

9/25/11 What’s New and Controversial in Prostate Cancer

Friday, September 23rd, 2011

Rakesh Khanna, MDUpstate urologist Rakesh Khanna discusses prostate cancer screening guidelines, risks factors and treatment options.

9/25/11 Meet Upstate’s ‘Chef Professionalism’ Award Winner

Friday, September 23rd, 2011

William GokeyWilliam Gokey, executive sous chef for Morrison Healthcare at Upstate University Hospital, was recently honored with the Chef Professionalism Award from the American Culinary Foundation for exemplifying the highest standard of professionalism through certification, continuing education, training and community involvement.

9/25/11 Dr. Richard O’Neill’s Check-Up From The Neck-Up

Friday, September 23rd, 2011

Richard O'Neill photo Dr. Richard O’Neill’s Check-Up From The Neck-Up: Prostate Cancer Awareness.

9/18/11 Get Health Connected-Free Cancer Screening

Friday, September 16th, 2011

The American Cancer Society’s Jason Warchal shares a new collaborative program that provides free cancer screenings for the uninsured or under insured titled “Get Health Connected”.

9/18/11 Sleep Problems Unique to Women

Friday, September 16th, 2011

Antonio Culebras, MD

Dr. Antonio Culebras discusses the sleep problems that are unique to women.

Read more about: The Sleep Center at Upstate University Hospital at Community General. To schedule an appointment, call 315-492-5877.

9/18/11 Common Street Drugs

Friday, September 16th, 2011

Toxicologist Alexander Garrard and Lt. John Corbett, who heads the narcotics division of the Syracuse Police Department, explain what dangerous illegal drugs are being used in Syracuse and Central New York.

Upstate New York Poison Center – Call 1-800-222-1222

9/18/11 Dr. Richard O’Neill’s Check-Up From The Neck-Up

Friday, September 16th, 2011

Dr. Richard M O'NeillDr. Richard O’Neill’s Check-Up From The Neck-Up: I Love Chocolate.

9/10/11 Reflections From The Morning of 9-11

Friday, September 9th, 2011

Regina McGraw, JDAttorney Regina McGraw RN, was in New York City on the morning of 9-11, and explains what she saw and what she did on that unforgettable day.

9/10/11 Recovery Efforts at Ground Zero

Friday, September 9th, 2011

Respiratory therapists Nancy Feocco and Sheila Young reflect on their roles and memories during separate trips to Ground Zero to assist with recovery efforts.

9/10/11 Treating the Respiratory Effects Related to 9-11

Friday, September 9th, 2011

Michael Iannuzzi, MD

Pulmonologist Michael Iannuzzi MD, was a physician in New York City on 9-11 and treated many of those affected by breathing in debris.  He has also done research on the respiratory problems related to 9-11.

9/10/11 Disaster Preparedness

Friday, September 9th, 2011

William Grant, EdD

William Grant EdD, who has been instrumental in disaster planning for the Syracuse area, talks about Upstate’s response plans if an act of terrorism happened nearby today.

9/10/11 Dr. Richard O’Neill’s Check-Up From The Neck-Up

Friday, September 9th, 2011

Psychologist Rich O’Neill, PhD: Perspectives on how we respond to tragedy.