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Upstate DNP student finds gratitude on Ghana medical mission

After her induction into the Sigma Theta Tau nursing honor society and her graduation in May from Upstate’s Nurse Practitioner master’s program, Brandy Baillargeon didn’t take a vacation. She joined an eight-day medical mission to Ghana organized by Upstate nurse … Continue reading

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Lessons from Rural Medicine: It’s all about the relationship

Before she saw her first patient at TriValley Family Practice in Canastota in January, Rural Medical scholar Cynthia Jackson looked at the Post-it note given to her by her preceptor, Harry Capone, MD. It read: RTR. Relationship. Task. Relationship. “He … Continue reading

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Students find creative outlet in Upstate Writers Workshop

Dan Santarsieri finished reading aloud his short story about a young mother escaping an abusive relationship, and it was immediately clear the other members of the Upstate Writers Workshop thought it was good stuff. A line spoken by the male … Continue reading

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SURF-ing popular at Upstate again this summer

A sure sign of summer at Upstate Medical University is the presence of visiting undergraduates working in labs, attending seminars and discussing their research projects. Fifteen college students from five states are spending 10 weeks at Upstate through the Summer … Continue reading

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Upstate DPT students speak at national conference

Three Upstate Doctor of Physical Therapy students took to the national stage to talk up the after-school fitness mentoring program they developed in Syracuse schools. Kelly Brunscheen, Cara Corasaniti and Lauren Shirley were among the presenters at the American Physical … Continue reading

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