Category Archives: College of Medicine

Two Upstate students receive Chancellor’s Excellence Award

Upstate’s Daniella Palermo and Tiffany Telarico Caza are among 274 State University of New York students honored with the 2014 Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence. Daniella, a fourth-year medical student from the Bronx, and Tiffany, a Waterloo, NY, native in her … Continue reading

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First-year medical students win Upstate’s top writing honors

Four first-year medical students at Upstate were honored at the 28th Bruce Dearing Writing Awards Wednesday. The annual writing competition is sponsored by Upstate’s Center for Bioethics and Humanities. The students’ work, along with winning submissions in the faculty/employee category, will … Continue reading

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Students sell pinwheels for Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, and medical students in Upstate’s “Docs for Tots” group are selling pinwheels to support the McMahon/Ryan Child Advocacy Center in Syracuse. The pinwheels are $1 each, and are on sale this week and next … Continue reading

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Wait was worth it for this graduating Upstate medical student

Fourth-year Upstate medical student Khalia Grant paused for a moment before responding to a question about her undergraduate years at Smith College in Massachusetts. “It was so long ago,” she said Friday afternoon, smiling and still enjoying Match Day festivities … Continue reading

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