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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 student takes schizophrenia research one step at a time

Walking long distances is more than just exercise for Upstate graduate student Parisa Afshari, MD, who is working toward a PhD in Neuroscience. “I’m very happy when I’m walking,” said Parisa, who walks four miles to Upstate and four miles … Continue reading

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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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