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News Releases 2020

December  9, 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 Obstetrics 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 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

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

March 11, 2020

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

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