Seminars & Conferences

Community Campus Primary Care Provider Rounds
Community Campus Primary Care Provider Rounds are held Fridays from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. in Classroom A/B through June. CME credits are available and registration is not required. For more information, email Beth Sellers at The schedule is as follows:
April 12—Jessica Summers, MD: Initial Care of the Burn Patient
April 26—Ronald Saletsky, MD and Wanda Fremont, MD: Adolescent Depression and Its Co-Morbidities

Pathology Grand Rounds is April 11
Curtis A. Hanson, MD, chief medical officer of Mayo Medical Laboratories, will present Challenges and Opportunities for Laboratory Medicine and Pathology: Will We Be Relevant in Tomorrow’s Healthcare World? Thursday, April 11 from noon to 1 p.m. in the Medical Alumni Auditorium at Weiskotten Hall. Hanson will discuss the some of the political and financial challenges that laboratory medicine and pathology will face as well as strategies for implementing utilization management opportunities into the clinical practice of medicine. This presentation is sponsored by the Rolla B. Hill and John Bernard Henry Annual Lecture in Pathology in grateful recognition of Dr. Donald and Mary Elizabeth King’s generosity, and the Robert V.P. Hutter MD ’54 Endowed Lectureship in memory of Dr. Robert V.P. Hutter through generosity of his family. For more information, email Carol Barnett at

Nursing Grand Rounds is April 16
Margaret Maher, MS, RN, CSPI, certified poison specialist at Upstate New York Poison Center, will present Current and Novel Drugs of Abuse Update and Nursing Management Tuesday, April 16 from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. in the Performance Center at Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital. The presentation will be live streamed to Classroom A and B at Community Campus. The presentation will be videotaped for online viewing within the NGR blackboard course #3490: Nursing Grand Rounds. Registration is not required. 1.0 contact hour will be awarded by the ICNE. For more information, contact Ellen Albanese at

Holistic Healing conference is April 18
Holistic Healing: Caring for the Mind, Body and Spirit will be held Thursday, April 18 at the Syracuse University Sheraton Hotel and Conference Center. Registration is $75 before April 1; $85 after April 1. Breakfast and lunch are included. 5.9 contact hours will be provided. To register, visit Topics include: holistic nursing, reiki, integrative massage, essential oils, holistic nutrition, botanical healing, yoga and quality of life, meditation, hypnosis and a sound journey.

Faculty Educator Development Seminar on Conflict Resolution is April 23
Sarah Tandle, LMSW, and Carol Recker-Hughes, PT, PhD, MA, will present Conflict Resolution at the Faculty Educator Development Seminar Tuesday, April 23 from noon to 1 p.m. in 318 Health Sciences Library. R.S.V.P. by April 16 to Michele Henderson at

How to Build a Drug Discovery Company seminar is April 25
Kelsey Moody, CEO of Ichor Therapeutics, will present How to Build a Drug Discovery Company April 25 from 3 to 6 p.m. at the CNY Biotech Accelerator, 841 E. Fayette St. Moody will discuss how he raised $20 million to grow Ichor Therapeutics into a 50 person company.