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The Nappis provide Upstate Foundation and Upstate Medical University with largest gift in history
The $8-million dollar gift from Sam and Carol Nappi of Jamesville, N.Y., will support the creation of an eight-floor, 360,000 square foot health and wellness complex at Upstate Medical University.

Austin-Ketch named Dean of the College of Nursing
Tammy L. Austin-Ketch, PhD, FNP, BC, FAANP, clinical professor and assistant dean of the MS/DNP programs at the University of Buffalo’s School of Nursing, has been named dean of the College of Nursing at SUNY Upstate Medical University.

Upstate discovery advances understanding of inflammatory bowel disease
Study shows evidence that patients with IBD lack appropriate amounts of key protein.

Kids’ cancer experts from across NY gather for first time to talk collaboration
Thruway cancer conference takes its name from key cancer centers that dot NY's major highway from Albany to Buffalo.


Upstate Gala

Friday, November 17, 2017
Syracuse, NY