Upstate People

Liz Keesler, BSN, RN, CCRN, has been named stroke program outreach quality coordinator. As outreach coordinator, Keesler will play an integral part in promoting Upstate’s Comprehensive Stroke Center mission, vision, values and expertise throughout the region. Keesler has worked at Upstate for nine years, including work in the neuro step-down unit, SICU and most recently as a SWAT Nurse. Keesler received her RN degree from Crouse School of Nursing and her bachelor’s degree in nursing from SUNY Delhi.

Upstate In the News

Juntao Luo, PhD, is featured in the Eagle Bulletin for his recent $1.5 million NIH grant aimed at finding a novel approach to treat and prevent sepsis

Jana Shaw, MD, is feature on syracuse.com discussing an anti-vaccine billboard that is posted on a local highway about the use of medical marijuana as a treatment for breast cancer or its side effects.

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

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