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September 29, 2021

September 27, 2021

SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University Appoints New Chief Information Officer

July 22, 2021

SUNY Downstate Appoints Dr. Barbara Messina as Executive Director for Simulation and Interprofessional Education in the College of Nursing

July 22, 2021

University Hospital of Brooklyn Appoints Dr. Caroline Rochon as New Surgical Director of Kidney Transplantation

July 19, 2021

SUNY Downstate to Launch Patient Navigator Program in Partnership With Brooklyn Free Clinic and Brooklyn Center for Health Disparities

July 7, 2021

SUNY Global Health Training Program Battles HIV in Kazakhstan; Renewed NIH Funding will Expand Central Asian Country’s Education and Research Capacity

June 10, 2021

SUNY Downstate President Wayne J. Riley, M.D. To Receive The Arnold P. Gold Foundation National Humanism In Medicine Medal Along With Drs. Anthony Fauci And Eric Topal

May 10, 2021

SUNY Downstate Launches New Geriatric Public Health Program

May 7, 2021

SUNY Downstate Tops Among NYC Hospitals for Avoiding Unnecessary Procedures

May 5, 2021

SUNY Downstate Presents: Cultural Bias, Race, and The Black Experience in The United States

April 21, 2021

A Message from President Riley On The Derek Chauvin Guilty Verdicts

April 7, 2021

History Made as Two SUNY Downstate Students Match For Residency At Harvard's Massachusetts General and Brigham & Women's Hospitals

April 1, 2021

Jameela J. Yusuff, M.D. appointed as first female Chief Medical Officer at University Hospital of Brooklyn

March 29, 2021

The School of Public Health At SUNY Downstate Adds a New Program

March 19, 2021

Match Madness at SUNY Downstate

March 12, 2021

A Message About Racist Attacks on Asian Americans

March 12, 2021

The STAR Program at SUNY Downstate Launches "GetMeOnPrEP" Campaign to Encourage PrEP Use

March 8, 2021

CUNY School of Medicine Names Dr. Mariyn A. Frasier as 2021 "Strong Woman in Medicine"

March 4, 2021

SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University Appoints Marcus Lambert, Ph.D., as Associate Vice President for Research Strategy and Operation

February 19, 2021

Governor Cuomo Releases Updated Guidance For Infection Rates And Testing Protocols On College Campuses

February 19, 2021

SPH Appoints Dr. Marlene Camacho-Rivera As Assistant Dean For Student Engagement And Success

February 18, 2021

University Hospital of Brooklyn Names Delphine Mendez de Leon As New Chief Strategy Officer

February 4, 2021

SUNY Downstate clinical assistant professor Dr. Robert Gore to be honored with “Candle in the Dark” award from Morehouse College

February 1, 2021

SUNY Downstate Dermatology Makes History: Residents Score In 90TH Percentile For Six Consecutive Years

January 26, 2021

SUNY Downstate President Wayne J. Riley, M.D. To receive National Humanism in Medicine Medal at the 2021 Arnold P. Gold Foundation Annual Gala

January 5, 2021

Chancellor Malatras Announces SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University Hospital Successfully Administers 100% of Initial COVID-19 Vaccine Allotment

December 22, 2020

SUNY Downstate President Dr. Wayne J. Riley Appointed by Governor Cuomo To Vaccine Equity Task Force

December 9, 2020

SUNY Downstate STAR Program Launches #FasterThan Campaign to Promote HEP C Testing

October 26, 2020

SUNY Downstate Appoints Dr. Camille A. Clare As Its New Chair of The Obestetrics And Gynecology Department

October 21, 2020

The New York Academy of Medicine Welcomes New Board Chair Dr. Wayne J. Riley, President of SUNY Downstate

October 4, 2020

SUNY Launches a comprehensive Plan to Expand Access to Mental Health Services to Every Student

September 8, 2020

SUNY Downstate announces the appointment of new Division Chief of Hematology and Oncology

August 24, 2020

SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University Appoints Bonnie Granat, Ph.D. as Senior Associate Dean for Assessment and Quality Improvement in The College of Medicine

August 21, 2020

SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University announces appointment of Brian K. McNeil, M.D. as Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs in the College of Medicine

August 18, 2020

SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University Appoints David H. Berger, M.D. as Chief Executive Officer of The University Hospital of Brooklyn

July 3, 2020

Message from President Riley about the passing of Dr. Eugene Feigelson

July 1, 2020

SUNY Downstate Study Finds Wide Variation in Trust of Health Information Sources by Hispanics

June 29, 2020

Message From President Riley About the Importance of Pride Month and The Supreme Court Ruling On Workplace Protections for Gay, Lesbian, and Transgender Individuals

June 17, 2020

SUNY Downstate College of Nursing receives $3.25m scholarship grant from the Health Resources & Services Administration

June 11, 2020

SUNY Downstate Residents and Fellows Celebrate Graduation With Virtual Commencement

June 10, 2020

SUNY Downstate Residents and Fellows Celebrate With Virtual Commencement

June 9, 2020

SUNY Downstate Infectious Disease Specialist Jack DeHovitz, M.D. To Advise State Board of Regents on Risks In Reopening Schools

June 8, 2020

A Message From President Riley and University Hospital of Brooklyn Interim Managing Director Patricia Winston About UHB Suspension As COVID-19 Only Facility

June 4, 2020

SUNY Downstate president Wayne J. Riley M.D. on today’s Resident die-in against police brutality, health disparities and in solidarity with George Floyd

June 3, 2020

SUNY Downstate Emergency Medicine Residents to Stage Die-In Against Police Brutality and Health Disparities

June 1, 2020

SUNY Downstate Appoints Sean P. Smith as Sr. Associate Vice President of Hospital Finance for University Hospital of Brooklyn

May 30, 2020

President Wayne Riley’s Message About George Floyd's Killing and the Nationwide Protests

May 21, 2020

SUNY Downstate President Wayne J. Riley, M.D. Appointed to Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC)

May 21, 2020

SUNY Downstate Appoints Camille Grizzle-Murriel as the Administrator of Transplant Services Program

May 20, 2020

SUNY Downstate Celebrates Class of 2020 Today with Virtual Commencement

May 19, 2020

SUNY Downstate Celebrates Class of 2020 on May 20, 2020 with Virtual Commencement

May 18, 2020

SUNY Downstate establishes dedicated clinic for discharged COVID-19 patients

May 14, 2020

SUNY Downstate’s Special Research and Treatment (STAR) Program, the University at Albany School of Public Health, and the Partnership for Research and Action for Health (PRAH)- Georgia Receive five-year, $1.5M NIH Grant to Reduce HIV Infections

May 13, 2020

SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University Appoints David J. Christini, Ph.D., as Senior Vice President of Research

May 13, 2020

New York Study Shows Treatment with Hydroxychloroquine, Azithromycin, or Both, Did Not Significantly Improve Mortality Among Seriously Ill COVID-19 Patient

May 1, 2020

SUNY Downstate's First Ever "Virtual Commencement" to Confer Diplomas to 36 Early Graduates of the College of Medicine

April 30, 2020

US Navy Blue Angels and US Air Force Thunderbirds Flyover Tribute To Medical Personnel

April 28, 2020

SUNY Downstate College of Medicine Students Launch “iPads to Hospitals” To Connect COVID-19 Patients and Families

April 27, 2020

Chancellor Johnson Announces 227 SUNY Medical School Students are Graduating Early to Help Hardest Hit Hospitals Respond to COVID-19

April 24, 2020

SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University Is The First Hospital In The New York Region To Receive A Message Of Encouragement From Former First Lady Michelle Obama

April 15, 2020

SUNY Downstate Joins Mayo Clinic Convalescent Plasma Trial for Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients

March 30, 2020

SUNY Downstate Accepting Donations of Critical Medical Supplies

March 28 2020

University Hospital of Brooklyn Designation by Governor Cuomo as a COVID-19 Only Facility

March 11 2020

SUNY Downstate Chief Resident for Internal Medicine Launches Smartphone Clinical Guidelines App

March 10 2020

Two SUNY Downstate Physicians Honored by Medical Society of The County of Kings

March 4 2020

March 5 Forum At SUNY Downstate On Ethical Issues In Human Subjects Research Features Grandson Of Henrietta Lacks

March 3 2020

SUNY Downstate College of Medicine Names Dr. Mariana ("Marni") Markell As Senior Associate Dean for Undergraduate Medical Education

March 2 2020

SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University College Of Medicine Names Jason M. Lazar, MD, MPH As Vice Dean for Education And Chair of Department of Medical Education

February 21 2020

Governor Cuomo Announces 30-Day Amendment to FY 2021 Executive Budget to Establish SUNY Curing Alzheimer's Health Consortium

February 13 2020

Study Shows Text Messaging is an Effective Tool to Improve Access to Prenatal Health Information

February 11 2020

SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University Appoints Dominica Native Dr. Montgomery Douglas As Chairperson of Family & Community Medicine

February 10 2020

SUNY Downstate School of Public Health Partners With Brooklyn College and Medgar Evers College

February 7 2020

SUNY Downstate College of Medicine Announces the Appointment of Dr. Teresa Smith As Its Designated Institutional Official

February 6 2020

SUNY Downstate Researcher Tapped by International Team of Genetic Researchers Investigating Wuhan Coronavirus

February 4 2020

Governor's No Student Goes Hungry Initiative Requires Food Pantries on or in Partnership with Every SUNY Campus

January 29 2020

SUNY Downstate College of Nursing Programs Earn Top Rankings

January 9 2020

SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University President Wayne J. Riley, M.D., Reacts to Governor Cuomo’s 2020 State of the State Address

January 6 2020

New Study Suggests Antiretroviral Therapy Does Not Restore Disease Immunity Among Previously Immunized HIV Patients