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Upstate medical student lands career development scholarship

Second-year medical student Itamar Niesvizky-Kogan
 has been selected for the American Society of Hematology’s Physician-Scientist Career Development Scholarship, and will take a leave of absence after sitting for the USMLE Step 1 exam in the spring. Itamar will spend a … Continue reading

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Graduate students host fundraiser for cancer research

Students, post-docs and faculty in the College of Graduate Studies are hosting a lemonade and baked goods sale on campus Friday to support pediatric cancer research. The effort is led by Rosemary Rochford’s lab in Microbiology & Immunology, which is … Continue reading

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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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First-year medical students win Upstate’s top writing honors

Four first-year medical students at Upstate were honored at the 28th Bruce Dearing Writing Awards Wednesday. The annual writing competition is sponsored by Upstate’s Center for Bioethics and Humanities. The students’ work, along with winning submissions in the faculty/employee category, will … Continue reading

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First-year graduate student is first author of research paper

Jacqualyn Schulman has achieved a rare feat for a first-year student in the College of Graduate Studies – she has a first-author credit in a scientific journal for her research into a protein that could play a role in cancer. … Continue reading

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