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‘Match Day’ comes early for three Upstate med students

Even though the official national “Match Day” for fourth-year medical students is two weeks away, three Upstate students already know where they’re going for their medical residencies in ophthalmology. Tradition dictates that medical residency matches in ophthalmology are finalized earlier … 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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‘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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Upstate MD/PhD student elected to national medical board

Upstate MD/PhD student Sam Mackenzie has been elected to the American Medical Association Board of Trustees, a first for Upstate in the 30 years students have held an AMA trustee seat. With representatives from the nation’s medical schools voting, Sam outpolled … Continue reading

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Upstate medical students raise almost $4,300 in ‘Movember’

First- and second-year students in Upstate’s College of Medicine responded to a challenge to raise money for medical research — and to grow mustaches — last month as part of the “Movember” initiative. Upstate’s O.N.C.O. student organization — Opportunities, Networking … Continue reading

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