Monthly Archives: November 2011

Upstate Professor Receives Highest SUNY Faculty Honor

Christopher Turner, PhD, professor of Cell and Developmental Biology at Upstate, is one of four State University of New York faculty members honored this week as a Distinguished Professor. It is the highest honor given to SUNY instructional faculty. Only … Continue reading

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PA student’s path: From the U.S. Army to Upstate

Upstate student Arthur Haughey’s interest in medicine started in the Army. Haughey, Physician Assistant program Class of 2012, broke his ankle during training at Fort Leonard Wood in Missouri. He appreciated how he was treated by the Army medical staff, … Continue reading

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Perfusion Student’s Tech Skills Lead to Scholarships, Travel

As a cardiovascular perfusion student at Upstate, Meyyappan Arunachalam gets around. During the past year, Meyy has given presentations at perfusion society meetings in Illinois, Missouri and Florida, and has won scholarships from the societies in Missouri and Florida. He … Continue reading

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Vocal Music Club Puts On ‘Hear My Song’ Benefit Cabaret

The Upstate Vocal Music Club takes the stage this weekend (Nov 11-12) in the Medical Alumni Auditorium of Weiskotten Hall for a concert, “Hear My Song,” to benefit Songs of Love. Songs of Love is a not-for-profit that creates and … Continue reading

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Student Ambassadors Chosen for 2011-2012

Twenty-seven Upstate students selected for the 2011-12 President’s Student Ambassador Program were inducted in October. The program is designed to support President David R. Smith in the promotion of the university. Student Ambassadors represent Upstate Medical University before a variety … Continue reading

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