Upstate People

The Rev. Terry Culbertson, MDIV, BCC, CT, received three-year recertification as a thanatologist in death, dying and bereavement by the Association for Death Education and Counseling. Rev. Culbertson is manager of Spiritual Care, supervisor of Clinical Pastoral Education and clinical assistant professor of medicine.

Darren Carboni, MBA, has joined Upstate as director of Interprofessional Education where he is responsible for fostering curricular and extracurricular programming to better prepare Upstate graduates for interprofessional team work in patient care. He also will support the development of programming in the new University Simulation Center. Carboni previously served as manager for Blood Donor Recruitment at the Indiana Blood Center. A 2016 graduate of Indiana University, Kelley School of Business in Indianapolis, he received a bachelor’s degree in American studies, at Drew University in Madison, N.J.

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

Upstate In the News

An article by Brett Steenbarger, PhD, regarding the impact of therapy on personality traits was featured Jan. 29 on

Susan E. Stred, MD, was quoted in the Jan. 23 issue of Glamour on issues faced by intersex individuals.

In Memoriam

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