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Archive for May, 2012

5/27/12 The Healing Muse – Upstate’s Literary Journal

Friday, May 25th, 2012

Deirdre Neilen, PhD Deirdre Neilen, editor of Upstate’s literary journal The Healing Muse, shares three pieces that talk about the illness experience from the point of view of the support team.

Order Your Copies Today! – for more information, call 315.464.5404




5/27/12 Providing medical care to the refugee population

Friday, May 25th, 2012

Geralyn HallFamily Nurse Practitioner Geralyn Hall talks about her passion for “cross-cultural” health care, and the work she does with the refugee population at Upstate’s University Health Care Center outpatient clinic. She also speaks about a recent trip that she and her daughter took to El Salvadore, and the relief work she does on her own time.


5/27/12 Upstate expands its pulmonary services

Friday, May 25th, 2012

Robert Lenox, MDPulmonary critical care specialist Robert Lenox talks about the range of pulmonary services available at Upstate, and the expansion of those services to the Upstate Community General campus.

Read more about the Division of Pulmonary Critical Care and Sleep Medicine at Upstate Medical University, or call 315-492-5804 for more information.


5/27/12 Dr. Richard O’Neill’s Check-Up From The Neck-Up

Friday, May 25th, 2012

Richard O'Neill, PhDDr. Richard O’Neill talks about the difference between fear and anxiety, and how to deal with those feelings.

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5/20/12 Dr. Richard O’Neill’s Check-Up From The Neck-Up

Friday, May 18th, 2012

Richard O'Neill, PhDDr. Richard O’Neill asks “are dental x-rays linked to brain tumors?”
Read the headline: Annual X-rays May Expose Patients to Unnecessary Risk, by Salynn Boyles

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5/13/12 New techniques for preserving eggs for invitro fertilization

Friday, May 11th, 2012

Shawky Z Badawy, MD

Dr. Shawky Badawy talks about the evolution and success of in vitro fertilization, and a new technique now offered at Upstate called vitrification.

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Upstate Medical University

Nature Medicine Study Demonstrates Eggs Can Mature From a Woman’s Own Egg Precursor Cells


5/13/12 Resistant hypertension

Friday, May 11th, 2012

Apurv Khanna, MDInternist Apurv Khanna, director of the Hypertension Clinic at Upstate, talks about ‘resistant hypertension’, or high blood pressure that is difficult to control.  Dr. Khanna will discuss the reasons for this condition and the testing and treatment the clinic provides.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, call Upstate Connect 1-800-464-8668


5/13/12 Dr. Richard O’Neill’s Check-Up From The Neck-Up

Friday, May 11th, 2012

Richard O'Neill, PhDDr. Richard O’Neill: Just the right Mother’s Day gift for all ages.

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5/6/12 Reflecting on 41 years of teaching anatomy

Friday, May 4th, 2012

N. Barry Berg, PhDBeloved anatomy professor N. Barry Berg is retiring after 41 years of teaching at Upstate. He talks about how he chose this path, the ways in which teaching has changed, and what students have taught him over the years.



5/6/12 Antibiotic resistance

Friday, May 4th, 2012

Joseph B Domachowske, MDPediatric infectious disease specialist Joseph Domachowske discusses the issue of antibiotic resistance – how it is affecting more and more diseases, including e coli and gonorrhea – and whether there is anything we can do to make it better.

Read more about The Pediatric and Adolescent Immunology and Infectious Disease Center at Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital.  Read the article Dr. Domachowske refers to: Gonorrhea Could Join Growing List of Untreatable Disease, from The Scientific American.


5/6/12 Dr. Richard O’Neill’s Check-Up From The Neck-Up

Friday, May 4th, 2012

Richard O'Neill, PhDDr. Richard O’Neill talks about anxiety — what it really is and where it comes from —  and finding ways to deal with it.

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