Category Archives: CNYMPH program

Upstate student looks toward career in adolescent medicine

Upstate medical student Nicole Cifra’s passion for adolescent medicine has earned her a 2015 United States Public Health Service Excellence in Public Health Award. Nicole is on track for a dual MD-MPH degree in 2016. She is one of only … Continue reading

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CNYMPH student project empowers Syracuse refugees

Rozlynn Jakes-Johnson took on a daunting task for her capstone project in the CNY Master of Public Health program – coordinating a photography project with eight refugees, only one of whom had ever used a camera. Next month, those “New … Continue reading

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Student researches homeless patients’ ED visits and admissions

As a student in our Master of Public Health program, Upstate’s Lauren Wetterhahn became interested in the inequitable allocation of health care resources — in particular as they apply to a specific population. “Homeless patients are repeat users of the health … Continue reading

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