Category Archives: Student organizations

Future family physicians attend AAFP national conference

Six fourth-year medical students recently returned from the American Academy of Family Physicians’ national conference in Kansas City, and at least one of them will go back next year — Lizzy Wei McIntosh, who was elected student chair for the … Continue reading

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‘Sun Smart Syracuse’ teaches kids about skin cancer

Medical students in Upstate’s Dermatology Interest Group will share their “sun smart” message with 450 elementary school pupils next week. “We are all extremely excited at the opportunity to raise awareness of the dangers of skin cancer and the importance … Continue reading

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Third annual student art show on exhibit in Weiskotten library

The SUNY Upstate Art Club kicks off its third annual art show with a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Health Sciences Library in Weiskotten Hall. Twenty-two artists are represented, with more than 100 pieces in a … Continue reading

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Upstate celebrates MEDS program for high school students

The MEDS program at Upstate — Medical Education for Diverse Students – marked the end of its third year with a celebration last week. MEDS brought self-selected juniors and seniors from Henninger High School to campus every six weeks or … Continue reading

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SNMA chapter wraps up busy year with $5,800 donation

The Student National Medical Association (SNMA) at Upstate capped off a busy year by donating $5,800 to the Waters Center for Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders to help treat and care for children with sickle cell disease. The chapter presented … Continue reading

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