Author Archives: Jim McKeever

Two Upstate students selected for public health symposium

For the second straight year, two Upstate students have been selected for the prestigious Paul Ambrose Scholars Program. Medical student Simone Arvisais-Anhalt and Master of Public Health student Kyle Plante were among 40 student-scholars from around the country chosen to … Continue reading

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SURF-ing popular at Upstate again this summer

A sure sign of summer at Upstate Medical University is the presence of visiting undergraduates working in labs, attending seminars and discussing their research projects. Fifteen college students from five states are spending 10 weeks at Upstate through the Summer … Continue reading

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Upstate student sees the ‘big picture’ of lung disease research

As an undergraduate at SUNY Potsdam, Jason Gokey spent a couple of summers as a field biologist getting paid to do what he loves. “I could fish every day and get paid for it, but I wanted something different,” he … Continue reading

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Upstate ‘Peds Pals’ enjoy a special day at Paige’s Butterfly Run

Medical students in Upstate’s “Peds Pals” program raised more than $400 at Paige’s Butterfly Run this month, but their efforts brought even greater rewards. Two “little pals” and five “big pals” took part in the annual event named for Paige … Continue reading

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