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News Releases 2016

December 22, 2016

Dr. M. Monica Sweeney Honored by Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams

December 20, 2016

SUNY Downstate Medical Center Honors Dr. Garry S. Sklar and Sarah Sklar

December 16, 2016

BioBAT Receives $1 Million from Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams

November 30, 2016

Dr. Allen J. Norin Elected to Represent New York State Transplant Laboratories on the Histocompatibility Committee of UNOS

November 21, 2016

SUNY Downstate Celebrates 50 Years of Service by its College of Nursing, School of Health Professions, School of Graduate Studies, and University Hospital of Brooklyn.

November 2, 2016

SUNY Downstate Receives Insight into Diversity 2016 Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award

November 1, 2016

Dr. James Cottrell Receives Leadership Award from the Arthur Ashe Institute for Urban Health

October 27, 2016

Dr. Kathleen Powderly Elected a Fellow at The Hastings Center

October 21, 2016

SUNY Downstate’s Dr. LeConté Dill Receives APHA Women’s Caucus Highest Scoring Abstract Award

October 17, 2016

SUNY Downstate Research Suggests that Inhibition of Liver Sphingolipid de novo Synthesis in Early Life Impairs Adherens Junctions and Promotes Tumorigenesis

September 23, 2016

Downstate and UAlbany Awarded "Best of New York" for Health Disparities Tool

September 15, 2016

New Research Details How Workplace Stress Contributes to Cardiovascular Disease

September 13, 2016

SUNY Downstate’s Dr. Maja Nowakowski Appointed to the International Committee for Review and Evaluation of Medical Laboratory Science Training Programs in Israel

September 8, 2016

SUNY Downstate’s Dr. Joseph P. Merlino Named a Fellow Ambassador by the New York Academy of Medicine

September 8, 2016

SUNY Downstate's Dr. Richard Rosenfeld Recommends Shared Decision-Making in Treating Adult Sinusitis

August 29, 2016

SUNY Downstate’s Shaundelle Goldsmith Receives Diversity Visionary Award

August 26, 2016

SUNY Downstate Research Suggests that a Novel Inhibitory Brain Receptor Is a Mechanism for Remission of Epilepsy in Adolescence

August 23, 2016

Dr. Ayman Fanous Named Professor and Chair of Psychiatry at SUNY Downstate

August 22, 2016

Arthur Ashe Institute for Urban Health Names Dr. Marilyn A. Fraser Chief Executive Officer

August 16, 2016

SUNY Downstate Holds Annual White Coat Ceremony Welcoming New Medical Students

August 8, 2016

SUNY Downstate’s STAR Program Receives $1.9 Million to Expand HIV Prevention Services

July 17, 2016

SUNY Downstate’s School of Public Health Receives Maximum Re-accreditation

July 15, 2016

SUNY Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher Appoints Dr. Michael Lucchesi Officer-in-Charge of Downstate Medical Center

May 27, 2016

SUNY Downstate Medical Center Graduates Hundreds of New Health Professionals

May 18, 2016

SUNY Downstate’s University Hospital of Brooklyn Receives Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll

May 18, 2016

Downstate Occupational Therapy Students Inducted into OT National Honor Society

May 17, 2016

New Findings from SUNY Downstate Resolve Controversy over PKMzeta in Maintaining Memory

May 13, 2016

Three Downstate Faculty Members Named to Distinguished Professor Rank by SUNY Board of Trustees

May 9, 2016

SUNY Downstate’s University Hospital of Brooklyn Celebrates 50 Years of Serving the Community with Health Fair May 21

May 9, 2016

SUNY Downstate’s Dr. Michael Myers to Be Honored by New York City Chapter of American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, May 12

May 9, 2016

New York State International Training and Research Program Receives $1.5 Million from National Institutes of Health to Conduct HIV Research Training in Kazakhstan

May 4, 2016

Use of Personal Care Products during Pregnancy Linked to Adverse Effects in Newborns

May 2, 2016

SUNY Downstate Research Identifies Origin of Synaptic Pruning Process Linked to Learning, Autism and Schizophrenia

April 22, 2016

Hearing Impairment Linked to Type 2 Diabetes

April 21, 2016

Researchers Find Moderate Vascular Risk in Southwest Native Population 

April 6, 2016

SUNY Downstate’s Dr. Stacy Blain Participates in Project Tackling Cancer Complexity

March 22, 2016

SUNY Downstate Medical Students Excel in 2016 National Residency Match

February 29, 2016

Study Finds Increased Risk of Obesity with Increased Time in the U.S. in Filipino Immigrants Living in New York Metro Area

February 22, 2016

SUNY Downstate Launches the Institute for Genomic Health

February 22, 2016

SUNY Downstate’s Chief Diversity Officer Cited as One of ‘15 to Know’

February 11, 2016

SUNY Downstate and New York City Department of Education Hold College and Career Fair in the STEM Subjects

February 4, 2016

SUNY Downstate Celebrates Golden Anniversary of its College of Nursing, School of Health Professions, School of Graduate Studies, and University Hospital of Brooklyn

January 20, 2016

SUNY Downstate Receives $2.35 Million Grant for Alzheimer’s Disease Care