Category Archives: master’s degree program

Physician Assistant student is where she wants to be — Upstate

Katie Bubnack is among a growing number of graduate students looking to fill New York State’s health care provider gap. She’s a student in Upstate’s Physician Assistant master’s degree program, and will graduate in 2014. “There is a shortage of … Continue reading

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Master of Public Health students discuss field placements

Students in the Central New York Master of Public Health program (CNYMPH) gathered in the Setnor Academic Building atrium last Friday to give poster presentations on their recent field placements. The event was part of orientation activities for the fall … Continue reading

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Diverse backgrounds common in Upstate’s PA program

The 34 students in Upstate’s Class of 2014 Physician Assistant program come from such diverse backgrounds, it’s hard to say who’s a “traditional” or “non-traditional” student. Their resumes include: Army medic, nurse, figure skating coach, physician, medical technologist, surgical technician, … Continue reading

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Undergraduates SURF-ing on Upstate campus this summer

Eleven college students interested in biomedical science are spending the summer at Upstate through the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) program. The 10-week SURF program exposes college juniors to biomedical research and gives them the opportunity to formulate a proposal, … Continue reading

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‘How can I help?’ … Upstate nursing student has the answer

May was a good month for Cheryl Youker. Cheryl earned her bachelor’s degree in nursing from Upstate (graduating summa cum laude) and was one of five recipients of an “Outstanding Student Award” from the Central Counties Professional Nurses Association. She … Continue reading

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