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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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Upstate physical therapy students kick off holiday food drive

Students in Upstate’s Doctor of Physical Therapy program are holding a food drive Monday through Dec. 13 to support the Food Bank of Central New York and Francis House. Donation boxes will be in 10 locations around the Upstate campus, … Continue reading

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Students taking care of Upstate Community Garden

About 30 Upstate students are watering, weeding and looking forward to harvesting the Upstate Community Garden on the west lawn of the Campus Activities Building. Jessica Wilcox, a third-year medical student, is organizing volunteer efforts at the garden. Some vegetables … Continue reading

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Medical students inducted into Gold Humanism Honor Society

Twenty-four students from the College of Medicine Class of 2014 have been inducted into Upstate’s Gold Humanism Honor Society. The honor society is a program of the Arnold P. Gold Foundation, whose objective is “to help physicians-in-training become doctors who … Continue reading

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