Author Archives: Jim McKeever

Upstate MedSET students transition to medical school

Twenty-two members of the College of Medicine Class of 2020 are getting a clear view of medical school this summer in Upstate’s MedSET program. MedSET – Medical Science Education Transition – is a four-week immersion into the College of Medicine … Continue reading

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Upstate DNP student finds gratitude on Ghana medical mission

After her induction into the Sigma Theta Tau nursing honor society and her graduation in May from Upstate’s Nurse Practitioner master’s program, Brandy Baillargeon didn’t take a vacation. She joined an eight-day medical mission to Ghana organized by Upstate nurse … Continue reading

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Undergraduate research fellows spend summer at Upstate

Ten college students interested in the biomedical sciences are spending the summer at Upstate through the College of Graduate Studies’ Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship program. The 10-week SURF program exposes college seniors to biomedical research and gives them the opportunity to … Continue reading

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Student’s RMED experience in Plattsburgh: ‘She’s one of us’

There have been many highlights for Upstate medical student Simone Arvisais-Anhalt, but at the top is how her Rural Medicine preceptor introduced her to his patients in Plattsburgh. “She’s one of us.” Simone, who’s from Plattsburgh in northern New York, … Continue reading

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College undergraduates ‘Try on a White Coat’ at Upstate

Two dozen undergraduates from throughout New York State spent this week at Upstate in the “Try on a White Coat” program for college students interested in health care professions. The program is in its second year, and is hosted by … Continue reading

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