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News From Upstate Medical University Upstate Medical University
Scientists further understanding of delivering drugs through nanocarriers
In one case, pairing drugs and vitamin B2 on teeny-tiny polymer truck may minimize drug side effects.

Medical alumni return for Reunion Weekend 2017
An noted neuro-oncologist, a specialist in urologic oncology and a family practitioner who cares for the underserved in Montana are winners of Upstate alumni awards.

Three students from Upstate selected among 10 in state to receive noted diversity scholarship
Three students from Upstate Medical University—Melissa Espert, Nefertiti Tyehemba and Zacharia Mohamed—are among ten students statewide to win Diversity in Medicine scholarships by the Associated Medical Schools of New York (AMSNY).

Upstate celebrates the Day of Service and Remembrance Sept. 10
More than 155 students and employees from Upstate Medical University will fan out across Syracuse and Central New York Sunday, Sept. 10 to assist six agencies with work ranging from gardening to participating in activities with refugee families, and patients at the Veterans Administration Medical Center.


Clarabug's Quest for a Cure Annual Walk

Saturday, September 23, 2017
Binghamton, NY

Teal Ribbon Run/Walk

Saturday, September 23, 2017
Minoa, NY

Kohl’s Cares Helmet Giveaway

Saturday, September 23, 2017
Vestal, NY

“Concept to Commercialization” Bootcamp

Workshop 1: August 3 & 4
Workshop 2: September 14 & 15
Workshop 3: October 12 & 13
Syracuse, NY 


Turn 4 a Cure Walk

Sunday, October 15, 2017
Auburn, NY

OttoTHON – SU Dance Marathon

Sunday, November 5, 2017
Syracuse, NY

Big Red THON – Cornell University Dance Marathon

Saturday, November 11, 2017
Ithaca, NY

Upstate Gala

Friday, November 17, 2017
Syracuse, NY