Monthly Archives: July 2012

Student’s research paper chosen for cover of biology journal

A research project led by Lei Mi-Mi, a PhD student entering her fifth year in the College of Graduate Studies, has made the cover of a prestigious scientific journal. Lei, a student in the lab of David Pruyne, PhD, assistant … Continue reading

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Medical student represents Upstate at national meeting

Connie Vernetti’s first work-study project as an Upstate medical student was to help launch the International Health Clinic, also known as the refugee clinic, at University Health Care Center. “It was very cool,” said Connie, now entering her fourth year … Continue reading

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Upstate MD/PhD student conducting research in Kenya

Eric Wohlford, a student in Upstate’s MD/PhD program, is spending the summer conducting research in Africa after receiving a 2012 travel award from the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. Eric received round-trip airfare and $1,000 in living expenses for … Continue reading

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