Student Profiles

At Upstate we are very proud of what are students accomplish during medical school.  Below we have highlighted just a few of our remarkable students.  Come back regularly to see new stories about our students!

Taking PPE to the Streets
Medical students create pandemic "care packages" for CNY's homeless

Stephen Lucas and Summer Carbone

With the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, essential protective gear such as masks, hand sanitizer, and gloves became increasingly difficult to come by.  And for homeless individuals with little to no resources, those items were simply out of reach.  Read more>>

 

Visions of Equity
Student conference aims to empower health activists against health care inequities

Visions of Equity

"There is power in the white coat you wear."  That was the message imparted by gun violence prevention advocate Kina Collins, speaking at the Health Justice Conference 2020 at Upstate Medical University.  Read more>>

 

Food as Medicine
Natalie Antosh '20

Food as Medicine

As a third-year medical student in her clinical rotations, Natalie Antosh '20 encountered a common theme in caring for primary care patients. Read More>>

 

NIH selects 2 Upstate Students
Christina Marcelus & Daniel Lichenstein

Zach Visco

 

 


Two Upstate Medical University students have been chosen to participate in a prestigious and highly selective research training program with the National Institutes of Health.  Read More>>

 

Helping Hands
Zach Visco '21, Eric Merrell '20 & Jade Marhaba '20

Zach Visco

 

 

 

It's natural for medical students to want to impact the lives of their patients, but three Upstate students are going beyond the norm by using 3D printing to create low-cost solutions for medical problems.  Read More>>


An Evidence-Based Approach
Jordana Gilman '19

An Evidence-Based Approach
A future Ob/Gyn's research aims to improve health outcomes through better contraception.  Read More>>