Upstate People

Sarah Fries, MS, FNP-BC, has been named deputy nursing director for Advanced Practice to include hospital-employed NPs/PAs/APRNs, Nursing Quality, Safe Patient Handling, Nursing research and Magnet journey. Fries had served as the associate director for Advanced Practice Services overseeing hospital-employed advanced practice providers and co-Magnet program director and has been critically involved in the rigorous document submission process for initial Magnet designation.

Upstate In the News

Jana Shaw was a guest on Colorado Public Radio to talk about that state’s online vaccine exemption program. She also discussed the benefits the measles outbreak in Rockland County and offer other vaccine-related information.

Visit Welcome to Upstate for a list of new employees who joined Upstate Medical University in December.

Visit In Memoriam for a complete list of current Upstate employees, retirees, volunteers, and students who have passed away.