Category Archives: Center for Global Health and Translational Science

Upstate graduate student earns four-year fellowship

Upstate graduate student Arturo Barbachano-Guerrero has received a four-year fellowship from the Mexican National Council for Science and Technology. The award from Consejo Nacional De Ciencia y Tecnología (CONACYT) will help Arturo conduct research on dengue fever. Arturo enrolled at … Continue reading

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Medical student enrolls in Upstate dengue vaccine clinical trial

First-year Upstate medical student Nick Parmar is participating in a clinical trial at Upstate testing the effectiveness of an investigational vaccine against the four types of dengue virus. “It’s a cool study, and it’s a clinical application of what we … 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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