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Visitor Restrictions Aim to Stop Flu’s Spread »
December 19, 2014

UR Medicine's Strong Memorial Hospital is implementing visitor restrictions to stop flu's spread.

LARC Initiative Provides Education on Most Effective Birth Control »
December 19, 2014

Studies have shown that Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptives (LARCs) are actually the most effective method of preventing teen pregnancy.

UR Medicine and Jones Memorial Hospital Explore Formal Affiliation »
December 18, 2014

UR Medicine and Jones Memorial Hospital in Wellsville announced today that they are considering a formal affiliation. Leaders from both organizations emphasize that talks are still preliminary and a decision to affiliate is still months away, but say that a closer relationship could allow the organizations to work together in more efficient ways...

Teens Support Teens at Children's Hospital with Annual Rainbow Classic »
December 15, 2014

Rival schools Pittsford Sutherland and Pittsford Mendon will go head-to-head when their men’s and women’s varsity basketball teams face one another in the 14th annual Rainbow Classic tournament Friday (Dec. 19) at the University of Rochester’s Palestra Gymnasium. The games, which continue to benefit UR Medicine’s Golisano Children’s Hospital, will kick off at...

An Eye for the Plentiful »
December 15, 2014

What does “abundance” mean to you? That’s the question more than one dozen artists answer in a juried exhibit, called “Abundance,” now on display at the Bridge Art Gallery at the University of Rochester Medical Center. They will discuss their work at an Artists Reception on Thursday, December 18. It is free and...

New Technology Helps Predict Vision Recovery After Brain Tumor Surgery »
December 12, 2014

An interdisciplinary team of University neuroscientists and neurosurgeons has used a new imaging technique to show how the human brain heals itself in just a few weeks following surgical removal of a brain tumor.