Category Archives: environment

Green tumblers available at Think Green Fair May 22

Reusable 24-ounce green tumblers will be for sale for $6 during Upstate’s “Think Green Fair” Thursday, May 22. Stay hydrated and environmentally aware at the same time. These durable cups are BPA-free and feature a double-wall design. Purchase them from 11 a.m. to 2 … Continue reading

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Particle database featured in ‘Science is Art is Science’

Particles that we breathe leave fingerprints, of a sort, says Jerrold Abraham, MD, medical director of environmental and occupational pathology at Upstate. “Your lung retains some evidence of what you’ve inhaled over your life.” His lab has created an extensive … Continue reading

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A bird’s eye view of the site for the ‘State University Hospital’

This aerial photograph—taken on a snowless day in December 1958—was used in the site planning for the “State University Hospital,” now known as Upstate University Hospital in Syracuse, New York.  Two and a half years after this photo was taken, … Continue reading

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Medicine chairman comments on Syracuse air quality

An American Lung Association “State of the Air” report last week caught the attention of Dr. Michael Iannuzzi, MD, who chairs the Department of Medicine at Upstate. He spoke with Matt Stevens, a meteorologist at CNY Central about the grade of “C” … Continue reading

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