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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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Medical Technology students win national scholarships

Editor’s note: This is the first of two posts about a pair of Upstate’s Medical Technology students, Matthew Jackson and Angela Aponte, who have been awarded prestigious scholarships. Here is Matthew’s story; Angela’s story will follow. Upstate Medical Technology student … Continue reading

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DPT student shifts from the football field to the sidelines

Upstate Physical Therapy student Joe Micca loves participating in sports, but he’s excited by the prospect of a future on the sidelines — as a physical therapist treating athletes so they can get back onto the field. “I was an … Continue reading

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Students star in Upstate College of Medicine video

A new promotional video for Upstate’s College of Medicine features several current students and another who graduated in May and is now a physician. “Four Students, Four Years, One College” is Upstate’s second collaboration with Solon Quinn Studios of Syracuse. … Continue reading

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Radiation Therapy students help organize Lung Cancer Vigil

Students in Upstate’s Radiation Therapy program and our Colleges Against Cancer chapter are teaming up with the Upstate Cancer Center to host the annual Lung Cancer Vigil next month. The Nov. 13 vigil at Upstate is part of a national campaign … Continue reading

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