Category Archives: College of Health Professions

Third annual student art show on exhibit in Weiskotten library

The SUNY Upstate Art Club kicks off its third annual art show with a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Health Sciences Library in Weiskotten Hall. Twenty-two artists are represented, with more than 100 pieces in a … Continue reading

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Student-led St. Baldrick’s event raises almost $11,000

An Upstate student-led fundraiser for pediatric cancer research raised close to $11,000 — more than double the event’s original goal of $5,000. Danielle Safaty, a student in the College of Health Professions medical biotechnology program, organized the event and rallied … Continue reading

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Student organizes Cancer Center’s first St. Baldrick’s fundraiser

Upstate medical biotechnology student Danielle Safaty wanted to do something extreme to promote the importance of pediatric cancer research. “These kids are fighting for their lives,” Danielle said. “I wanted to do something extreme to draw attention to it and … Continue reading

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Upstate’s Geneva Tower: home to good friends playing music

Medical students find different ways to help cope with stress – they work out at the gym, go for a run, listen to music. For fourth-year Upstate med students Tommy Fu, Tim Kuchera and Austin Meeker, nothing works better than … Continue reading

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Upstate DPT students speak at national conference

Three Upstate Doctor of Physical Therapy students took to the national stage to talk up the after-school fitness mentoring program they developed in Syracuse schools. Kelly Brunscheen, Cara Corasaniti and Lauren Shirley were among the presenters at the American Physical … Continue reading

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