Category Archives: public health

Respiratory Therapy student conducts smoking study in Ghana

Adlin Noel, a student in Upstate’s Respiratory Therapy program, followed up on a two-week medical mission trip to Nicaragua in 2013 with a 10-day trip to Ghana this year. Here are excerpts of his report on his trip with the … Continue reading

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Upstate students add their names to bone marrow registry

Delia Vahey, a second-year medical student, was one of a dozen Upstate students who signed on with the “Be The Match” national bone marrow donation registry Thursday in the Setnor Academic Building. “I wanted to do it,” Delia said as … Continue reading

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Upstate student takes schizophrenia research one step at a time

Walking long distances is more than just exercise for Upstate graduate student Parisa Afshari, MD, who is working toward a PhD in Neuroscience. “I’m very happy when I’m walking,” said Parisa, who walks four miles to Upstate and four miles … Continue reading

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