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Upstate student, physician honored for compassionate care

Connie Vernetti, who will receive her MD degree at Upstate’s College of Medicine Commencement Sunday, is the student recipient of the 2013 Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award. The award, presented by the Arnold P. Gold Foundation, is presented to a … Continue reading

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Fast pace, full days suit Upstate College of Nursing student

The pace of an emergency room is a good match for Star Bumbanac’s energy level. Star  is one of two patient service managers in the Emergency Department at Upstate University Hospital. “Everything comes to our door,” she said. Star’s office … Continue reading

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Medical student represents Upstate at national meeting

Connie Vernetti’s first work-study project as an Upstate medical student was to help launch the International Health Clinic, also known as the refugee clinic, at University Health Care Center. “It was very cool,” said Connie, now entering her fourth year … Continue reading

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Upstate College of Medicine Class of 2012: A couple here, a couple there … another couple over there . . .

Recognizing the importance of work-life balance, hospitals and academic medical centers around the country accept “couples’ matches” among the medical school graduates they bring on as first-year residents. Upstate’s College of Medicine boasted five couples’ matches among its 2012 graduates … Continue reading

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Striving to ‘do the most good’ in Ghana … and elsewhere

Ryan LaFollette, president of the College of Medicine Class of 2012, wanted a taste of international medicine before he graduated. He spent nine days of January in Ghana with a group from Eastern Hills Bible Church in Manlius. Ryan is … Continue reading

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