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Upstate researcher is awarded $1.5 million NIH grant to develop novel approach to preventing, treating sepsis

Juntao Luo, PhD, will use the funding to study a novel technique of removing toxins and other dangerous molecules from the blood to prevent and treat dangerous sepsis.


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Upstate patients now have a slick new ride


Upstate recently purchased new medical chairs to improve the transport experience for patients and the volunteers who move them.

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Teen cancer survivor, sister create charity to comfort pediatric cancer patients at Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital


Jack, 19, went through three years of chemotherapy for acute lymphoblastic leukemia. He was diagnosed during the 2014 baseball season, when he was a 15-year-old student at Christian Brothers Academy.

ROLL UP YOUR SLEEVES: President and Health System CEO Danielle Laraque-Arena, MD, FAAP, gets her flu shot from Linda Goff, FNP, on the first day of the campuswide flu clinic. Downtown Campus clinics will be held through Oct. 5 from 6:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the second floor cafeteria. Community Campus clinic will be held Oct. 4 from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Employee Health Office on the first floor of Community Campus. Jacobsen Hall clinics will be held Oct. 11, 18, 25 and Nov. 1, 8, 15, 29 from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the sixth floor conference room of Jacobsen Hall. For more information on flu clinics and vaccinations, go to: http://www.upstate.edu/health/fluinfo.php