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Radiation Therapy students ready for Lung Cancer Vigil Nov. 14

Students in Upstate’s Radiation Therapy program are playing an integral part in the annual Lung Cancer Vigil Nov. 14 at Upstate University Hospital. The event is the third annual “Shine a Light on Lung Cancer” vigil at Upstate, and begins … Continue reading

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Class of 2014 fundraiser offers chances at concert tickets

Upstate’s College of Medicine Class of 2014 is offering chances to win tickets to Countryfest 2013 this summer near Saratoga Springs. The concert features Darius Rucker, Sheryl Crow and other musical acts. Class members are selling tickets noon to 1 … Continue reading

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A stroke caused Upstate senior to miss her Commencement … but her classmates made sure she was part of the ceremony

As student speaker Angela Aponte concluded her remarks at Upstate’s College of Health Professions Commencement May 19, she acknowledged a fellow graduate who wasn’t able to make the ceremony. Angela didn’t explain why Kristin Tanyag wasn’t there. But the Medical … Continue reading

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Upstate student, physician honored for compassionate care

Connie Vernetti, who will receive her MD degree at Upstate’s College of Medicine Commencement Sunday, is the student recipient of the 2013 Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award. The award, presented by the Arnold P. Gold Foundation, is presented to a … Continue reading

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Upstate teams raise awareness – and $2,100 – at Relay for Life

Upstate’s Colleges Against Cancer chapter raised more than $2,100 for the American Cancer Society at last month’s Relay for Life in the Carrier Dome at Syracuse University. Students, faculty and friends of Upstate took part in the annual fundraiser, taking … Continue reading

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