On April 25, the Center for Bioethics and Humanities celebrated the winners of the 32nd annual Dearing Writing Award Competition. This award celebrates the connections between the healing sciences and creative arts. This year's winners are, from left, Isaiah Buchanan, DeAnna Gilson, Natela Dushukyan, Melanie Hundt and Deborah Cloonan.
Upstate Medical University was out in force at the recent United Way of Central New York's Women United event May 15. Speaking at the event were, from left, Upstate President and Health System CEO Danielle Laraque-Arena, MD, FAAP; Nancy Kern Eaton, president of the United Way of Central New York; Sharon Brangman, Upstate chair of the Department of Geriatrics; and pediatric neurosurgeon Zulma Tovar-Spinoza, MD.