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A New Look for SUNY Downstate

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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On the Front Lines of COVID-19

When New York City faced its hour of greatest need, Downstate-trained nurses and physicians answered the call.

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The Latest at Downstate

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September 17, 2021

College of Medicine hosts 26th Annual White Coat Ceremony

The College of Medicine (COM) held its 26th Annual White Coat Ceremony, a rite of passage that emphasizes the importance of honorable, honest, curious,...

November 18, 2021

Starting A Digital Health Company

Learn how digital health is revolutionizing healthcare and how you can be part of the transformation.

September 29, 2021

SUNY Downstate Pilots Food as Medicine Initiative for Medical and Public Health Students

New Forward-Thinking Courses for Healthcare Workers at University Hospital of Brooklyn Focus on Plant-Based Nutrition and Medicine

September 27, 2021

SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University Appoints New Chief Information Officer

SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University announced the appointment of Dennis Sutterfield as its new Chief Information Officer (CIO).

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.

Our Mission Patient Care

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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 of Brooklyn

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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