Category Archives: Physician Assistant 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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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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‘Pinwheels for Prevention’ bloom in Weiskotten courtyard

Upstate students raised $200 for the McMahon/Ryan Child Advocacy Center and have added some temporary beauty to campus in the form of dazzling blue pinwheels. “Pinwheels for Prevention” is an awareness campaign during April, National Child Abuse Prevention Month. The … Continue reading

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Medical students unveil mural – gradually – at memorial service

Last weekend’s memorial service honoring those who donated their bodies to Upstate Medical University’s anatomical gift program featured a mural designed and painted by Mani Yahyavi-Tajabadi and other first-year medical students. But what the family members, friends and students saw when they entered Hendricks … Continue reading

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