Category Archives: Student Admissions

‘MEDS’ program draws city high school students to Upstate

The Latino Medical Student Association at Upstate has launched a program for high school students in the City of Syracuse who are interested in health care careers. “MEDS” – Medical Education for Diverse Students – has been offered on two … Continue reading

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Students needed to run with dogs in ‘Paws in Motion’

Attention, Upstate students who love dogs and exercise … The Central New York SPCA’s “Paws in Motion” program needs more volunteers to run with their dogs. Upstate coordinator Dawn Lammert, a student in the MD/PhD program, said volunteer numbers have … 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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When office was repainted, faculty member didn’t just ‘let it be’

Step into Dave Clemente’s outer office in Silverman Hall, and his appreciation of the Beatles is quite evident.  So is his sense of humor. On one wall, the Medical Imaging Sciences program director has placed framed album covers of “Abbey … 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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