Tag Archives: SUNY Upstate

MPH student’s Rahma Health Clinic hosts fair May 14

The driving force behind the Rahma Health Clinic’s May 14 Health and Wellness Fair is a student in Upstate’s Master of Public Health graduate program – Mustafa Awayda, MD, the clinic’s medical director and a physician at the Syracuse VA. … Continue reading

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Medical students shine in Dearing writing competition

Four Upstate medical students were honored for their creative talents in the 30th Annual Dearing Writing Awards sponsored by the Center for Bioethics and Humanities. Kaitlin Kyi took top poetry honors for “Kind of a Bummer.” Second place went to … Continue reading

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Student-created diabetes display headed for science museum

Syracuse’s Museum of Science and Technology is installing an interactive diabetes display created by Upstate medical students. The display is designed to educate children and their caregivers. It came about after Chris Botash, who will graduate from Upstate’s College of … Continue reading

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Graduate students mentor teens in ’1000 Girls, 1000 Futures’

Female students in Upstate’s College of Graduate Studies are mentoring high-school age girls from around the world in the “1000 Girls, 1000 Futures” program. The initiative of the Global STEM Alliance of the New York Academy of Sciences – a … Continue reading

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‘Sun Smart Syracuse’ teaches kids about skin cancer

Medical students in Upstate’s Dermatology Interest Group will share their “sun smart” message with 450 elementary school pupils next week. “We are all extremely excited at the opportunity to raise awareness of the dangers of skin cancer and the importance … Continue reading

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