Our Mission

To improve the health of the communities we serve through education, biomedical research and health care. To receive and administer charitable gifts primarily for Upstate Medical University.


We Value…

  • Ethical behavior
  • Treating others with respect, fairness, and concern for their welfare
  • Fostering and rewarding education and research
  • Continual improvement to achieve excellence
  • Diversity of culture, ethnicity, gender and perspective
  • Individual and collective performance and achievement
  • Service to the community


We believe that…

  • Appropriate health care should be accessible to everyone
  • The highest quality health care occurs in an environment of education and research
  • The quality of biomedical research is enhanced in an environment of health care and education
  • The education of health professionals is best achieved in an environment of biomedical research and health care