Upstate Medical University


  1. SUNY Research Spotlight – Saravanan Thangamani, PhD – Upstate Medical University

    Upstate Medical University‘s Saravanan Thangamani, PhD, is finding new ways to prevent disease transmission from mosquitos and ticks.

  2. The Second Annual Dengue Endgame Summit – Aug. 7-9, 2024

    This exclusive event will focus on recent advancements and challenges in dengue research, including virology, immunology, epidemiology, and countermeasure development.

  3. Local teens testing pediatric Lyme disease vaccine

    Upstate Medical University researcher Mark Miller and his family live in a wooded area where they like to hike with their dog-making them a prime target for ticks.

  4. Global Health Institute opens new location off campus

    Upstate’s Global Health Institute has moved most of its operations off campus to a 13,000-square-foot space in an East Syracuse office park.

  5. The CDC could soon change COVID-19 isolation guidance: The potential impact in CNY

    The CDC could soon change the guidelines for COVID-19 isolation, raising some eyebrows for local medical experts.

  6. Interview with Upstate Global Health Director Dr. Stephen Thomas on respiratory illness

  7. COVID-19 cases near last year’s peak in CNY following holiday season

    COVID-19 cases are rising across the country; the same can be said here in Central New York. Doctors warned of a spread of COVID-19 cases following holiday gatherings, and the numbers are starting to reflect that.

  8. Dr. Stephen Thomas on leadership: ‘It’s helping people discover their courage’ to do great things

    Dr. Stephen Thomas, then the division chief of infectious disease at SUNY Upstate Medical University, became a household name in Central New York when Covid-19 was declared a global outbreak in March 2020.

  9. Upstate to host conference on combating mosquito-borne illness

    Upstate Medical University’s Institute for Global Health and Translational Sciences will host a summit in August dealing with dengue, a serious mosquito-borne illness.

  10. Dr. Kristopher Paolino on National Public Radio discussing Lyme disease and the Clinical Trial for ages 12-17

    Check out another important conversation with Dr. Paolino from SUNY Upstate Medical.