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Radiation Therapy students ready for Lung Cancer Vigil Nov. 14

Students in Upstate’s Radiation Therapy program are playing an integral part in the annual Lung Cancer Vigil Nov. 14 at Upstate University Hospital. The event is the third annual “Shine a Light on Lung Cancer” vigil at Upstate, and begins … Continue reading

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Upstate welcomes College of Medicine Class of 2017

More than 150 first-year medical students at Upstate formally began their medical school careers Wednesday by taking part in the traditional White Coat Ceremony. Incoming students and their families heard encouraging words and congratulatory remarks from several Upstate physicians at … 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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When office was repainted, faculty member didn’t just ‘let it be’

Step into Dave Clemente’s outer office in Silverman Hall, and his appreciation of the Beatles is quite evident.  So is his sense of humor. On one wall, the Medical Imaging Sciences program director has placed framed album covers of “Abbey … Continue reading

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A stroke caused Upstate senior to miss her Commencement … but her classmates made sure she was part of the ceremony

As student speaker Angela Aponte concluded her remarks at Upstate’s College of Health Professions Commencement May 19, she acknowledged a fellow graduate who wasn’t able to make the ceremony. Angela didn’t explain why Kristin Tanyag wasn’t there. But the Medical … Continue reading

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