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October Reunions!

Come back to where it all started! Below are links to several reunions - we'd love to see you!


Sponsored by the CHP Alumni Association

CLINICAL LABORATORY SCIENCE - Click here to view the new lab!

Med Tech • Med Biotech


Tuesday, October 16, 2018

4 – 7 pm • Weiskotten Hall, Room 3256

To RSVP: www.upstatefoundation.org/CLS-Reunion




Friday, October 12 – Sunday, October 14, 2018

Saturday, 6 – 8:30 pm • CVP Alumni Reunion Reception

To RSVP: www.upstatefoundation.org/cp




Friday, October 26 - Saturday, October 27, 2018

Teaching Day at Upstate Biotech Accelerator

To RSVP: www.upstatefoundation.org/rt



Tony_KurecDear Alumni,

Welcome to the Upstate Medical University College of Health Professions Alumni Association! 

As a graduate, you are automatically a member of the alumni association, joining an accomplished group of more than 4,300 members living and working in 49 states across the country.

Since its inception in 1992, the Health Professions Alumni Association has awarded more than 460 scholarships.  The association also provides support for faculty enrichment, continuing education, and other needs of College students, faculty and alumni.  You may remember receiving your first white coat as a gift from the alumni association.

Most importantly, please stay in touch.  It’s quick and easy to update your contact information or to share your news and accomplishments. Simply contact us through the secure online community on this site, e-mail us at chpalum@upstate.edu or call 315-464-4416.

Best wishes to each of you as you progress throughout your career.  I hope to be reading about your accomplishments in future issues of alumni news!

Best Regards, 

Anthony Kurec, MS ’86, H(ASCP)DLM
President, CHP Alumni Association

To read the most current news, click here or select News and Stories from the menu on the left. 

Commencement 2018: congrats to our newest grads!

Welcome to the College of Health Professions Alumni Association!

Doctor of Physical Therapy: 38 graduates

Master of Science: 39 graduates

Bachelor of Science: 71 graduates



Watch for more photos!



Employment Opportunity!

Assistant Professor in Blood Banking

SUNY Upstate Medical University is seeking qualified applicants for a 12-month tenure track position in the Clinical Laboratory Science Department. Responsibilities include development and delivery of lecture and laboratory courses in Blood Banking to include coordinating clinical rotations, planning curricula and oversight of student capstone projects. Participation in scholarly and professional activities pertinent to the field required. Other responsibilities include advising selected student in the department and participation in departmental faculty meetings, student recruitment activities and program accreditation.

Applications are being accepted online at http://www.upstate.edu/hr/jobs/

The position number is 050511.  More Details


To all Physician Assistant alumni

Be a part of history!
As the first decade of alumni from Upstate’s PA program, you have a unique opportunity to create a permanent source of funds to enhance the program that has given you so much. Click here to learn more and help create the PA Educational Enrichment Endowment.

To all Respiratory Therapy alumni

Honor two outstanding alumni!
Naming of the Stephen P. Mikles and Joseph G. Sorbello Room will honor Sorbello’s dedicated service to Upstate’s Respiratory Therapy program, as well as the contributions as a national leader in the profession by his fellow 1970s alumnus Steve Mikles. Proceeds will support the Respiratory Therapy Education program, primarily with equipment needs.