Upstate Gala set for Nov. 30; proceeds to support services for the aging

Dr. James and Lori Ciaccio and Judge Jack and Sybil Schultz are 2012 Gala co-chairs.


Upstate inventors create first-of-its kind system to save lives

Andrew Kaufman, MD, discusses with Gov. Andrew Cuomo the steps necessary to create a proposed start-up company based on the system at the CNY Biotech Accelerator.


Community campus upgrades ‘very welcoming’

The foyer of Upstate University Hospital on the Community Campus now greets visitors with a new look, thanks to a summertime makeover.

Lung Cancer testing

Cancer experts gather to update public on latest breakthroughs in lung cancer treatments, screenings

The event will be open to the public and will aim to increase the awareness of this debilitating disease within our community.

Upstate University Hospital neurosurgeon Eric Deshaies, director of Upstate’s Neurovascular Institute, speaks to YNN’s Sarah Blazonis about the increase in stroke for people between 15 and 34 years old. A national study found that the rate of stroke in individuals younger than 55 has increased to nearly 20 percent in 2005. Deshaies says healthy eating habits and exercises can lower one’s stroke risk. Check out the report at YNN.