Christopher E. Turner, PhD, named SUNY Distinguished Professor

The rank of SUNY Distinguished Professor recognizes Dr. Turner as an accomplished scientist, scholar and educator.


Two Upstate Medical University projects win state economic development funding

Included among the projects are the redevelopment of Kennedy Square and the completion of the Central New York Biotechnology Research Center.


Louise Prince, MD, named chief quality officer for Upstate University Hospital

Dr. Prince will oversee the hospital’s quality care initiatives.


Upstate grant advances healthcare education among refugee patient population

The grant is used to produce educational healthcare videotapes for the refugee patient-population.

Wanda Thompson, PhD, senior vice president of operations and co-chair of the 2011 Community Giving Campaign (CGC), right, and Nancy Prott, CGC department representative for the President’s Office, display a poster showing the latest campaign pledge tally. It’s not too late to help the 2011 Community Giving Campaign reach its goal of 2,000 contributors and $650,000. As of Dec. 6, 1,823 pledges have been received totaling $546,474. Pledges will be accepted through the end of December. View the CGC website for campaign figures that are updated every Friday.