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HealthLink Programs

HealthLink FREE seminar series is an initiative of Upstate Medical University bringing health information and education to you and your family at no cost. That’s right! FREE Health Information.

  • How to Find Credible Health Information
    7/16/2015 6:00pm: Community Education Programs
    Presenter: Clare Rauch, MLS Clinical Reference Librarian
    Health Sciences Library, Upstate Medical University

    The internet is one way to gather health information. Learn about other local options to find credible information right in your own back yard! Also covered ways to find the right resources, and how to confirm the information shared is accurate.
    Online Registration
    Location: HealthLink Site, 6333 Rt 298, East Syracuse(off Carrier Circle 1 Telergy Pkwy)
  • Surviving the Summer Safely
    7/20/2015 6:00pm: Community Education Programs
    Presenter: Naomi Krebs, EMT-P, CIC, Paramedic Program Clinical Coordinator Department of Emergency Medicine

    Now that summer is finally here, learn how to lessen your risk for heat-related issues like heat stroke, and how to avoid environmental emergencies like ticks, spider bites, and insect stings. Know the warning signs of melanoma, and learn why proper hydration is important, so you can enjoy it while it lasts


    Online Registration
    Location: Liverpool Public Library. 310 Tulip Street Liverpool
  • Joint Preservation, Cartilage Restoration, and Surgical Options for Knee and Hip Pain
    7/27/2015 6:00pm: Community Education Programs
    Presenters: Robert Sherman, MD, Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Upstate Bone and Joint, Upstate Medical University
    Todd Battaglia, MD, Director, Syracuse Orthopedic Specialists Cartilage Center of New York

    If you have a joint pain-especially knee and hip pain, learn about the most recent advances in treatment options. These minimally invasive procedures include joint preservation and cartilage restoration which may prevent or delay the progression of arthritis and prolong the life of the joint reducing the risk of replacement. If replacement is necessary, learn how the newest technology can increase precision and improve surgical outcomes that may lead to improved recovery.

    Online Registration
    Location: Sherwood Inn, 26 W. Genesee St, Skaneateles
  • HoLEP Treatment for Enlarged Prostate
    7/30/2015 5:00pm: Community Education Programs
    Presenter: Jessica Paonessa, MD, Assistant Professor of Urology, Upstate Medical University

    Holmium laser enucleation of the prostate (HoLEP) is a treatment for an enlarged prostate (benign prostatic hyperplasia). HoLEP uses a laser to precisely remove the obstructive portion of the prostate similar to open surgery without the need for incisions. Join us to learn more about this less invasive procedure. In collaboration with the Upstate men to Men prostate cancer support group.
    Online Registration
    Location: HealthLink Site, 6333 Rt 298, East Syracuse(off Carrier Circle 1 Telergy Pkwy)

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      Additional Upstate Events

      • Backpack and School Supplies July 6 - July 24
        7/6/2015 All day: Special Events
        Donate backpacks (new or gently used) and school supplies to help local children prepare for the school year. Items will be distributed at the 14th annual Mary Nelson Youth
        Day BBQ on August 15.

        COLLECTION BOX LOCATIONS:

        250 Harrison Street, 4th floor
        550 Harrison Street, Suite 105, Radiology
        Cancer Center, 1st floor
        College of Nursing, 545 Cedar Street, 3rd floor
        Community Campus - main lobby
        Jacobsen Hall lobby
        Silverman Hall lobby
        University Hospital, room 1401 (Volunteer Office)
        Weiskotten Hall main lobby
        Widewaters - Financial Services lunch room
        Widewaters - IMT 2nd floor break room
        Mary Nelson’s Youth Center, 2849 South Salina Street, Syracuse

        VOLUNTEERS NEEDED:
        To volunteer at the Youth Day BBQ, call 315.422.5690.
        Location:
      • Backpack and School Supplies July 6 - July 24
        7/7/2015 All day: Special Events
        Donate backpacks (new or gently used) and school supplies to help local children prepare for the school year. Items will be distributed at the 14th annual Mary Nelson Youth
        Day BBQ on August 15.

        COLLECTION BOX LOCATIONS:

        250 Harrison Street, 4th floor
        550 Harrison Street, Suite 105, Radiology
        Cancer Center, 1st floor
        College of Nursing, 545 Cedar Street, 3rd floor
        Community Campus - main lobby
        Jacobsen Hall lobby
        Silverman Hall lobby
        University Hospital, room 1401 (Volunteer Office)
        Weiskotten Hall main lobby
        Widewaters - Financial Services lunch room
        Widewaters - IMT 2nd floor break room
        Mary Nelson’s Youth Center, 2849 South Salina Street, Syracuse

        VOLUNTEERS NEEDED:
        To volunteer at the Youth Day BBQ, call 315.422.5690.
        Location:
      • Backpack and School Supplies July 6 - July 24
        7/8/2015 All day: Special Events
        Donate backpacks (new or gently used) and school supplies to help local children prepare for the school year. Items will be distributed at the 14th annual Mary Nelson Youth
        Day BBQ on August 15.

        COLLECTION BOX LOCATIONS:

        250 Harrison Street, 4th floor
        550 Harrison Street, Suite 105, Radiology
        Cancer Center, 1st floor
        College of Nursing, 545 Cedar Street, 3rd floor
        Community Campus - main lobby
        Jacobsen Hall lobby
        Silverman Hall lobby
        University Hospital, room 1401 (Volunteer Office)
        Weiskotten Hall main lobby
        Widewaters - Financial Services lunch room
        Widewaters - IMT 2nd floor break room
        Mary Nelson’s Youth Center, 2849 South Salina Street, Syracuse

        VOLUNTEERS NEEDED:
        To volunteer at the Youth Day BBQ, call 315.422.5690.
        Location:
      • Backpack and School Supplies July 6 - July 24
        7/9/2015 All day: Special Events
        Donate backpacks (new or gently used) and school supplies to help local children prepare for the school year. Items will be distributed at the 14th annual Mary Nelson Youth
        Day BBQ on August 15.

        COLLECTION BOX LOCATIONS:

        250 Harrison Street, 4th floor
        550 Harrison Street, Suite 105, Radiology
        Cancer Center, 1st floor
        College of Nursing, 545 Cedar Street, 3rd floor
        Community Campus - main lobby
        Jacobsen Hall lobby
        Silverman Hall lobby
        University Hospital, room 1401 (Volunteer Office)
        Weiskotten Hall main lobby
        Widewaters - Financial Services lunch room
        Widewaters - IMT 2nd floor break room
        Mary Nelson’s Youth Center, 2849 South Salina Street, Syracuse

        VOLUNTEERS NEEDED:
        To volunteer at the Youth Day BBQ, call 315.422.5690.
        Location:
      • Backpack and School Supplies July 6 - July 24
        7/10/2015 All day: Special Events
        Donate backpacks (new or gently used) and school supplies to help local children prepare for the school year. Items will be distributed at the 14th annual Mary Nelson Youth
        Day BBQ on August 15.

        COLLECTION BOX LOCATIONS:

        250 Harrison Street, 4th floor
        550 Harrison Street, Suite 105, Radiology
        Cancer Center, 1st floor
        College of Nursing, 545 Cedar Street, 3rd floor
        Community Campus - main lobby
        Jacobsen Hall lobby
        Silverman Hall lobby
        University Hospital, room 1401 (Volunteer Office)
        Weiskotten Hall main lobby
        Widewaters - Financial Services lunch room
        Widewaters - IMT 2nd floor break room
        Mary Nelson’s Youth Center, 2849 South Salina Street, Syracuse

        VOLUNTEERS NEEDED:
        To volunteer at the Youth Day BBQ, call 315.422.5690.
        Location:
      • Backpack and School Supplies July 6 - July 24
        7/11/2015 All day: Special Events
        Donate backpacks (new or gently used) and school supplies to help local children prepare for the school year. Items will be distributed at the 14th annual Mary Nelson Youth
        Day BBQ on August 15.

        COLLECTION BOX LOCATIONS:

        250 Harrison Street, 4th floor
        550 Harrison Street, Suite 105, Radiology
        Cancer Center, 1st floor
        College of Nursing, 545 Cedar Street, 3rd floor
        Community Campus - main lobby
        Jacobsen Hall lobby
        Silverman Hall lobby
        University Hospital, room 1401 (Volunteer Office)
        Weiskotten Hall main lobby
        Widewaters - Financial Services lunch room
        Widewaters - IMT 2nd floor break room
        Mary Nelson’s Youth Center, 2849 South Salina Street, Syracuse

        VOLUNTEERS NEEDED:
        To volunteer at the Youth Day BBQ, call 315.422.5690.
        Location:
      • Backpack and School Supplies July 6 - July 24
        7/12/2015 All day: Special Events
        Donate backpacks (new or gently used) and school supplies to help local children prepare for the school year. Items will be distributed at the 14th annual Mary Nelson Youth
        Day BBQ on August 15.

        COLLECTION BOX LOCATIONS:

        250 Harrison Street, 4th floor
        550 Harrison Street, Suite 105, Radiology
        Cancer Center, 1st floor
        College of Nursing, 545 Cedar Street, 3rd floor
        Community Campus - main lobby
        Jacobsen Hall lobby
        Silverman Hall lobby
        University Hospital, room 1401 (Volunteer Office)
        Weiskotten Hall main lobby
        Widewaters - Financial Services lunch room
        Widewaters - IMT 2nd floor break room
        Mary Nelson’s Youth Center, 2849 South Salina Street, Syracuse

        VOLUNTEERS NEEDED:
        To volunteer at the Youth Day BBQ, call 315.422.5690.
        Location:
      • Backpack and School Supplies July 6 - July 24
        7/13/2015 All day: Special Events
        Donate backpacks (new or gently used) and school supplies to help local children prepare for the school year. Items will be distributed at the 14th annual Mary Nelson Youth
        Day BBQ on August 15.

        COLLECTION BOX LOCATIONS:

        250 Harrison Street, 4th floor
        550 Harrison Street, Suite 105, Radiology
        Cancer Center, 1st floor
        College of Nursing, 545 Cedar Street, 3rd floor
        Community Campus - main lobby
        Jacobsen Hall lobby
        Silverman Hall lobby
        University Hospital, room 1401 (Volunteer Office)
        Weiskotten Hall main lobby
        Widewaters - Financial Services lunch room
        Widewaters - IMT 2nd floor break room
        Mary Nelson’s Youth Center, 2849 South Salina Street, Syracuse

        VOLUNTEERS NEEDED:
        To volunteer at the Youth Day BBQ, call 315.422.5690.
        Location:
      • Backpack and School Supplies July 6 - July 24
        7/14/2015 All day: Special Events
        Donate backpacks (new or gently used) and school supplies to help local children prepare for the school year. Items will be distributed at the 14th annual Mary Nelson Youth
        Day BBQ on August 15.

        COLLECTION BOX LOCATIONS:

        250 Harrison Street, 4th floor
        550 Harrison Street, Suite 105, Radiology
        Cancer Center, 1st floor
        College of Nursing, 545 Cedar Street, 3rd floor
        Community Campus - main lobby
        Jacobsen Hall lobby
        Silverman Hall lobby
        University Hospital, room 1401 (Volunteer Office)
        Weiskotten Hall main lobby
        Widewaters - Financial Services lunch room
        Widewaters - IMT 2nd floor break room
        Mary Nelson’s Youth Center, 2849 South Salina Street, Syracuse

        VOLUNTEERS NEEDED:
        To volunteer at the Youth Day BBQ, call 315.422.5690.
        Location:
      • Baldwin Run Kick off Luncheon
        7/14/2015 12:00pm: Special Events

        Location: Cancer Center Rm C1076A/B/C