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Two Upstate students receive Chancellor’s Excellence Award

Upstate’s Daniella Palermo and Tiffany Telarico Caza are among 274 State University of New York students honored with the 2014 Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence. Daniella, a fourth-year medical student from the Bronx, and Tiffany, a Waterloo, NY, native in her … 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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Master of Public Health students discuss field placements

Students in the Central New York Master of Public Health program (CNYMPH) gathered in the Setnor Academic Building atrium last Friday to give poster presentations on their recent field placements. The event was part of orientation activities for the fall … Continue reading

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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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