SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University

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Trained Here, Trusted Everywhere

High-quality education for the next generation of health professionals.

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August 25, 2022

SUNY Downstate is still in debt after serving as a ‘COVID-only’ hospital during the pandemic

President Wayne Riley said the state needs to recognize the institution’s contributions to Brooklyn and beyond.

September 21, 2022

Hispanic Heritage Month Profile

Hispanic Heritage Month Profile of Brigitte C. Desport, DPS, OTR/L, BCP, ATP, Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives and Associate Professor for the...

September 21, 2022

SUNY Downstate Appoints Justin Chin-Bong Choi, M.D., as Vascular Surgeon and Assistant Professor of Surgery

SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University announced the appointment of Justin Chin-Bong Choi, M.D., FACS, as vascular surgeon and Assistant Professor...

September 8, 2022

In Commemoration of The 21st Anniversary Of 9/11

Twenty-one years ago, we witnessed the worst of humanity when terrorists attacked America’s freedom.

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September 2022

About SUNY Downstate

The modern teaching hospital traces its roots to Downstate, revolutionizing medical education by bringing the teaching of medicine to the hospital bedside. We continue that legacy of innovation every day.

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College of Medicine College of Nursing School of Graduate Studies School of Health Professions School of Public Health

Five Boroughs. One SUNY.

We're the only SUNY academic medical center in New York City. More NYC physicians have trained at Downstate than any other medical school, anywhere.

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SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University

450 Clarkson Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11203

You don't have to look far to see Downstate's influence. More NYC physicians have trained here than at any other medical school.

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University Hospital at Downstate

445 Lenox Road
Brooklyn, NY 11203

We provide compassionate, comprehensive and accessible healthcare to one of the world's most vibrant and diverse communities.

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SUNY Pharmacy

State University of New York Pharmacy
470A Clarkson Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11203
(718) 270-MEDS (6337)
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SUNY Downstate Branding

Downstate Health Sciences University has undergone a brand transformation, weaving our institutional offerings into one cohesive and meaningful brand and narrative. The goal is to retell our story, rebuild our reputation, repackage our image, and reposition our institution within the community.

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