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Upstate welcomes medical students to a new ‘community’

Members of Upstate’s College of Medicine Class of 2018 formally began their medical school careers Thursday with the traditional White Coat Ceremony in Syracuse’s OnCenter. The 150-plus students and their families heard encouraging words, jokes and congratulatory remarks from several … 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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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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