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CNYMPH student project empowers Syracuse refugees

Rozlynn Jakes-Johnson took on a daunting task for her capstone project in the CNY Master of Public Health program – coordinating a photography project with eight refugees, only one of whom had ever used a camera. Next month, those “New … 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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