2008 News Archives

Partnerships Take Aim at Improving Children's Asthma

December 29, 2008

Heavy snow, cold temperatures can be dangerous to your heart health

December 23, 2008

Organ Procurement Team, Hospital Receive HHS Medal of Honor

December 23, 2008

To Grandmother's House We Go

December 23, 2008

Redesigned Protein Accelerates Blood Clotting

December 22, 2008

Two Cardiovascular Proteins Pose a Double Whammy in Alzheimer's

December 21, 2008

University of Rochester 2008 Research Retrospective

December 21, 2008

Rose Parade Float Has Ties To Upstate New York Organ Donor, Recipient

December 17, 2008

NIH Awards Rochester $1.7M for Measuring Nursing Home Quality

December 17, 2008

Life Coaching Empowers Eating Disorder Survivors

December 17, 2008

Take Precautions this Season to Prevent Risk of CO Poisoning

December 17, 2008

Study of Placenta Unexpectedly Leads to Cancer Gene

December 16, 2008

Strong Memorial Hospital Tallies 2,000 Robotic Surgeries

December 16, 2008

U.S. Agency for Emergency Preparedness Awards $10.4M Research Contract to University of Rochester

December 15, 2008

Children's Burned Hands Inspire Design of Safety Device for Clothing Irons

December 12, 2008

Charting HIV’s Rapidly Changing Journey in the Body

December 12, 2008

Immunology Center Continues Mission to Standardize, Enrich Medical Research

December 11, 2008

Qi Gong Workshop Dec. 16 at Wilmot Cancer Center

December 10, 2008

Breaking the Silence After a Study Ends

December 08, 2008

Chemo Pill Shows Promise for Advanced Lymphoma, Leukemia

December 08, 2008

Second Hand Smoke Raises Odds of Fertility Problems in Women

December 05, 2008

Investiture Ceremony Celebrates New School of Nursing Dean

December 04, 2008

Biotechnology Conference to Focus on Upstate Opportunities

December 04, 2008

The Engineering of Ancient Roman Architecture is Focus of Talk

December 04, 2008

Cardiologist Receives Prestigious Glorney-Raisbeck Award

December 04, 2008

University Honors Nobel Prize Winner

December 03, 2008

URMC Welcomes New Chief of Cardiology from Johns Hopkins

December 02, 2008

URMC Leads Study for New Treatment for Tourette’s

December 02, 2008

Mini Heart Attacks Lessen Damage from Major Ones

December 02, 2008

Heartfelt Stories Travel Airwaves into Homes, Cars

December 01, 2008

Researchers Identify How Binge Drinking May Drive Heart Disease

November 26, 2008

NSF Grant Puts Talented Undergraduates into Research Laboratories

November 26, 2008

$2.7M Boosts Effort to Create the Big View of Cancer

November 25, 2008

Blood Transfusions Are Associated with Increased Risk of Blood Clots in Hospitalized Cancer Patients

November 24, 2008

URMC Launches Monthly Blood Drive in Dedicated Donor Room

November 21, 2008

Rochester Expert Helps Diabetes Patients Navigate the Sweetest Season

November 19, 2008

Scientists Exploring New Compounds to Target Muscular Dystrophy

November 19, 2008

School of Nursing Dean to Give Talk on Sleep and Cancer

November 17, 2008

Wellsville Cardiology Practice Expands to Enhance Services

November 17, 2008

University of Rochester Surgeon Heads National Society

November 17, 2008

Puzzle Events at Area Malls Support Wilmot Cancer Center

November 14, 2008

Researchers Identify Toehold for HIV’s Assault on Brain

November 14, 2008

American Heart Association Lauds Strong Memorial

November 14, 2008

Alzheimer’s Gene Slows Brain's Ability to Export Toxic Protein

November 13, 2008

Managing Insomnia in Breast Cancer Talk Nov. 17 at Wilmot Cancer Center

November 12, 2008

Music on My Mind Chamber Orchestra Set to Debut

November 11, 2008

Lung Disease Awareness is Focus of Global Effort Nov. 19

November 11, 2008

Study Presented at AHA Details How Diabetes Drives Extra Heart Attack Damage

November 11, 2008

Workshop Invites Teens to Witness Emergency Scenarios First-Hand

November 11, 2008

Blood Pressure Control Inequality Linked to Deaths Among Blacks

November 10, 2008

Craniosacral Therapy Talk Nov. 18 at Wilmot Cancer Center

November 10, 2008

Catherine Thomas Joins Wilmot Cancer Center as Volunteer Coordinator

November 10, 2008

School of Nursing Flu Clinics Continue through November

November 10, 2008

Pearson Lands Two National Leadership Appointments

November 07, 2008

Steven Schwid, compassionate physician and researcher, dies

November 06, 2008

Innovative Imaging Technology is Focus of Engineer’s Talk

November 06, 2008

Holiday Gifts and Events Open their Hearts to Children’s Hospital

November 05, 2008

Baumhauer First Female to Head Orthopaedic Association

November 05, 2008

Toast to Your Health Fine Wine Auction Sets Out to Dazzle Taste Buds

November 04, 2008

Local Group Continues to Keep Babies Safe in Cribs

November 03, 2008

Sleep Difficulties in the Elderly is Subject of Free Talk

November 03, 2008

Flu Shot Protects Kids – Even with a Suboptimal Vaccine Match

November 03, 2008

Diabetes Care Topic of Free Talk at The Highlands Nov. 10

October 31, 2008

Make the Holidays About More Than Just Feasting

October 31, 2008

URMC Start-Up Lets Kids Take Their Science Lessons “To Go”

October 30, 2008

Scientists Rate University of Rochester a Best Place to Work

October 30, 2008

Hockey Players Turn Rink Pink to Support Breast Cancer Care

October 30, 2008

Breast Cancer Survivor Hosts Nov. 15 Benefit for Wilmot Research

October 30, 2008

Don’t Trick Kids into Entering a Dangerous Yard

October 29, 2008

Eastman Dental Center Awarded $1.6M to Find Ways to Prevent Cavities

October 28, 2008

URMC Breaks Ground for New Research Building

October 27, 2008

High Dose of Flu Vaccine Boosts Immune Response in Elderly

October 27, 2008

Doctors Put Forth First International Guidelines for Treatment of Psoriatic Arthritis

October 27, 2008

Wilmot Cancer Center Honors Scientist for Epigenetics Research

October 23, 2008

Grant Funds Research on Environmental Link to Breast Cancer

October 23, 2008

Gene Find Sheds Light on Motor Neuron Diseases Like ALS

October 22, 2008

SON Researcher’s Heart Failure Work Lands Esteemed HFSA Award

October 22, 2008

University of Rochester Medical Center Receives $100,000 Grand Challenges Explorations Grant for Innovative Global Health

October 22, 2008

Uninsured Kids in Middle Class Have Same Unmet Needs as Poor

October 21, 2008

URMC Community Health Program Opens New City Home

October 21, 2008

American Cancer Society honors UR Smoking Cessation Expert

October 21, 2008

21st Annual Gala Packs Big Surprises, Raises Nearly $500,000 for Area Children

October 21, 2008

Rochester Physician Named to National Breast Cancer Panel

October 20, 2008

National Radiation Oncology Society Honors Wilmot Doctor

October 20, 2008

Rochester Taps Mayo Physician to Head Emergency Medicine Department

October 20, 2008

Respiratory Rhythms Can Help Predict Insomnia in Women with Metastatic Breast Cancer

October 17, 2008

Area Families Sought for Flu Surveillance Study

October 17, 2008

Challenging Behaviors in Individuals with Developmental Disabilities

October 16, 2008

Genes that Control Cell Death Fingered in Age-Related Hearing Loss

October 16, 2008

URMC Expert on Stroke to Give Free Talk

October 15, 2008

Wilmot Cancer Expert Offers Overview on Myeloma Care Oct. 28

October 15, 2008

URMC, Eating Disorders Treatment Network Bring Movie to Rochester

October 14, 2008

Free Seminar to Discuss Acupuncture and Fertility

October 14, 2008

Division of General Medicine Welcomes New Chief

October 13, 2008

URMC Pediatric Hospitalist Wins AAP Research Award

October 13, 2008

Imaging Sciences Receives ACR Accreditation

October 13, 2008

Medical School Dean and Leading Neurologist Elected to Elite Institute

October 13, 2008

Living a Vision of Hope and Health for Children

October 10, 2008

University of Rochester School of Nursing Sets Open House

October 10, 2008

URMC Expert on Macular Degeneration to Give Free Talk

October 10, 2008

Expert on Effects of Toxic Chemicals on Brain to Be Honored

October 09, 2008

Faculty Members Receive National Kidney Foundation Grants

October 09, 2008

“Kohl’s Pedal Patrol” Makes Rochester Safer for Kid Cyclists

October 09, 2008

Researchers Study Prevention of Blood Clots in Cancer Patients

October 07, 2008

2 URMC Professors Pen British Medical Association’s Book of the Year

October 06, 2008

Wilmot Doctor to Discuss Advances in Leukemia Treatment Oct. 15

October 06, 2008

Neurologist to Discuss Pioneering Stem Cell Research

October 03, 2008

Strong Memorial Remains Consumer Favorite

October 03, 2008

URMC Recruits New Chief of Endocrinology

October 03, 2008

Faculty Receive National Kidney Foundation Grants

October 03, 2008

NYS Awards Eastman Dental Center $3.9 Million to Increase Access

October 01, 2008

Cholesterol Research, Begun in the ‘Little Skate,’ Garners Award

October 01, 2008

Experts Confront Cancer Trend: Aging Population, New Challenges

October 01, 2008

When Particles Are So Small That They Seep Right Through Skin

September 30, 2008

School of Nursing Faculty Member Selected as a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nurse Faculty Scholar

September 29, 2008

Hartmann Named Winner of National Leadership Award

September 29, 2008

URMC Expert to Give Free Talk on Prevention and Treatment of Arthritis

September 29, 2008

Home Care 101 is Subject of Free Talk at The Highlands

September 29, 2008

Existing Anti-Obesity Drugs May Be Effective Against Flu, Hepatitis and HIV

September 29, 2008

Osteoporosis Risk Factors are Topic of Free Talk by URMC Expert

September 29, 2008

New Study Proves that Pain is Not a Symptom of Arthritis, Pain Causes Arthritis

September 29, 2008

Don’t Be Ashamed to Love Your Car; Show It Off and Support Safe Driving Too

September 26, 2008

Pledge Aimed at Making School of Medicine Tuition-Free

September 26, 2008

Free Education Session Targets Lupus Patients, Their Families

September 26, 2008

Wilmot Cancer Center First Upstate to Offer Tomotherapy Technology

September 26, 2008

Personality Can Hamper a Physician’s Assessment of Depression

September 24, 2008

Out of Iraq Emerges Hope for Those with the Severest of Head Injuries

September 24, 2008

School of Nursing to Launch Flu Clinic Program Oct. 1

September 23, 2008

Rochester Neuroscientist Honored By Danish Academy

September 23, 2008

Physicians Often Miss Opportunities to Show Empathy

September 23, 2008

New Division Chief A Renowned Autism Researcher

September 19, 2008

URMC Expert Presents Free Talk on Back Pain and Avoiding Surgery

September 19, 2008

University of Rochester and The Highlands at Pittsford Present To Your Health!

September 19, 2008

Hamlin Music Fest Fundraiser to Support Burn Program at Strong Memorial Hospital

September 19, 2008

Talk on Swallowing Therapy for Head, Neck Cancers Oct. 2 at Wilmot

September 19, 2008

Researchers Disclose Key Advance in Treating Spinal Cord Injuries

September 19, 2008

Gelbard Named Director of Center for Neural Development and Disease

September 18, 2008

Eastman Dental Center’s Caton Wins National Award

September 17, 2008

School of Nursing Awarded Robert Wood Johnson Grant to Provide Scholarships for Accelerated Programs

September 15, 2008

Wine Tasting, Auction to Benefit Dementia Care at The Living Center

September 12, 2008

Wilmot Cancer Center Hosts Breast Health Education Event Oct. 4

September 10, 2008

URMC Recruits 6 New Faculty to Department of Surgery

September 10, 2008

Common Painkillers Lower Levels of Prostate Cancer Biomarker

September 09, 2008

Rochester School of Medicine gets $11.5M for Wilmot Research

September 08, 2008

Depression and Autism Are Subjects of Public Forum on Research

September 08, 2008

Steven Goldman to Lead University’s Department of Neurology

September 04, 2008

Wilmot Cancer Center Answers Calls to Stand up to Cancer Sept. 4

September 03, 2008

Virus Weaves Itself into the DNA Transferred from Parents to Babies

September 03, 2008

Talk on Surgical Options for Head, Neck Cancers Sept. 4 at Wilmot

September 03, 2008

Labyrinth Walk for People with Cancer Set for Sept. 16 at Wilmot

September 03, 2008

Researchers Offer First Direct Proof of How Arthritis Destroys Cartilage

September 02, 2008

URMC Launches New Clinical Trial Service

September 02, 2008

University of Rochester Medical Center Names New Chair of Anesthesiology

August 28, 2008

Shots are Nothing to Shy Away from with the Right Approach

August 28, 2008

Researchers Partner with Moms to Overcome Breastfeeding Obstacles

August 27, 2008

Free Seminar to Discuss Impact of Environmental Factors on Fertility

August 26, 2008

For Men Only: A Day of Information for Healthy Aging

August 25, 2008

Rochester Orthopaedic Surgeon Recruited to Join URMC Faculty

August 25, 2008

Study Reveals How Blood Flow Force Protects Against Atherosclerosis

August 25, 2008

Why a Common Treatment for Prostate Cancer Ultimately Fails

August 25, 2008

Researchers Discover How Rheumatoid Arthritis Causes Bone Loss

August 22, 2008

Free Physicals Offered for Rochester Area Students

August 18, 2008

FDA Approves First Drug for Huntington’s Disease

August 15, 2008

URMC & NIH Partner to Expand, Accelerate Clinical Research in Neurological Diseases

August 14, 2008

Pediatric Outpatient Treatment Center Expands

August 13, 2008

NCI Awards Wilmot Scientists $1.6M to Study Lymphoma Treatments

August 12, 2008

Quilt for Life Show and Auction to Support Cancer Screening Program

August 11, 2008

Caring for Caregivers Talk set for Aug. 12 at Wilmot Cancer Center

August 06, 2008

Wilmot Scientist Honored For Innovative Cancer Stem Cell Research

August 05, 2008

Rochester River Run/Walk 5K set for August 16

August 05, 2008

Renowned Immunologists Join Medical Center

August 01, 2008

Wilmot Cancer Center Seeks Volunteers for Special Events

July 31, 2008

Elastic Mesh Device That Cradles Heart May Impede Cardiomyopathy

July 31, 2008

Cancer Survivors Celebrate with a Day at the Ballpark Aug. 23

July 31, 2008

Rochester Launches First Health Survey of Deaf Population

July 29, 2008

Researchers Unravel Key Mechanism of Cellular Damage in Aging and Disease

July 24, 2008

School of Medicine Names New Dean for Graduate Education

July 22, 2008

Wilmot Cancer Center Offers VIP View for Rochester Twilight Criterium

July 21, 2008

Motorcyclists Help WNY Heart Transplant Patients

July 18, 2008

Passion for Life Gala July 26 Supports Wilmot Cancer Center Research

July 17, 2008

As Rates Rise, Researchers Find Better Way to Identify Melanoma

July 17, 2008

Wilmot Blood, Marrow Transplant Program Marks 20 Years

July 16, 2008

Health Partnership Expands Cancer Screening Services

July 15, 2008

Chemo Pill Shows Promise for Advanced Lymphoma

July 15, 2008

Quick Formula Could Forecast Which Cancers Chemo Could Kill

July 15, 2008

AHA Recognizes Quality of URMC Cardiac, Heart Failure, Stroke Programs

July 15, 2008

Positive Thinking is Prescription for the Heart

July 14, 2008

Birth Weight Prediction Method May Lead to Safer Deliveries

July 10, 2008

URMC, FDA to Collaborate on National Data Repository for Heart Research

July 09, 2008

Wilmot Expert Gets $550,000 Grant from Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

July 07, 2008

Statins Have Unexpected Effect on Pool of Powerful Brain Cells

July 03, 2008

UR School of Nursing Names Nationally Recognized Sleep Disorders Expert as its Next Dean

July 01, 2008

World Ophthalmology Congress Welcomes Eye Institute Faculty

June 27, 2008

New Approach to HIV Vaccine Research Taps Rochester Expertise

June 27, 2008

Hurried Doctor Visits May Leave Patients Feeling Forgetful

June 26, 2008

Cancer Center Director Tapped to Head Medical Faculty Group

June 26, 2008

Pregnancy May Help Protect Against Bladder Cancer

June 26, 2008

Harbor House to assist transplant and critical care patients, families

June 25, 2008

Center For Oral Biology Researcher Receives Prestigious National Research Award

June 25, 2008

Autism Resource Center Helps Rochester, Finger Lakes, Southern Tier

June 24, 2008

University of Rochester Names Community and Preventive Medicine Chair

June 24, 2008

Study Provides Detail on How Low Blood Flow Promotes Vascular Disease

June 23, 2008

Gourmet Class to Feature Fresh Strawberries

June 20, 2008

Reversing Shoulder Pain

June 20, 2008

Big-Screen TV Giveaway Benefits Wilmot Cancer Center

June 16, 2008

Salmonella: Trickier Than We Imagined

June 13, 2008

Former Dean of School of Medicine and Dentistry Dies

June 11, 2008

World Experts in Specialized Radiation Therapy to Gather at URMC

June 11, 2008

Doctors Testing New Treatments for Lower Back Pain

June 11, 2008

Oxygen-Rich Lifesaving Efforts Pose Risk for Respiratory Infections

June 11, 2008

Wilmot Expert to Discuss Leukemia, MDS Advances at Gilda’s Club June 12

June 09, 2008

Golisano Foundation and UR Launch New Institute for Innovative Transition

June 05, 2008

Construction Begins on Expanded Treatment Center

June 05, 2008

Rochester Probes Drug Therapy, Parent Training for Kids with both Autism, ADHD

June 05, 2008

Researchers Awarded $6.5 Million to Study Long Term Impact of Nurse Home Visits For At-Risk Mothers and Their Children

June 05, 2008

Cancer Patients Report Less Fatigue While Taking Narcolepsy Drug

June 05, 2008

Human Stem Cells Show Promise Against Fatal Children’s Diseases

June 04, 2008

Goal of Newly Awarded Grant: Increase HIV Research by 25 Percent

June 04, 2008

Cenzi Ride for Cancer June 1 Benefits Wilmot Cancer Center

May 29, 2008

Russian Health Care System is Focus of Pulsifer Lecture

May 29, 2008

Infant Survives Life-threatening Fall

May 29, 2008

Toddler Fighting Brain Tumor Hears the Magic Word, “Remission”

May 29, 2008

Teen Athlete Proves She’s Got ‘Guts’

May 28, 2008

Baby Receives New Liver in the Nick of Time

May 27, 2008

Baby, Diagnosed in Utero, Beats Odds, Won’t Stop Smiling

May 27, 2008

Researchers Find Roadmap to Next-Generation Cancer Therapies

May 27, 2008

Wilson Magnet Students Benefit from URMC Apprenticeship Program

May 23, 2008

Caine Appointed to Special Panel on Veteran Suicides

May 22, 2008

Get a Free Taste of Performance Enhancement Camp

May 21, 2008

Neuro-Endovascular Team Brings New Lifesaving Options to Rochester

May 20, 2008

Ideal Treatment for Potentially Fatal Heart Condition Changes with Age

May 20, 2008

Cardiologist Receives Prestigious Kaiser Medal for Decades of Leadership

May 20, 2008

Government Funds Rochester Heart Rhythm Disorder Research into Third Decade

May 20, 2008

Vaccine Triggers Immune Response, Prevents Alzheimer’s

May 19, 2008

Xerox Donates $1 Million to Wilmot Cancer Center

May 19, 2008

New Rochester Program Drives Teens Be Smarter on the Road

May 16, 2008

Separation from Mom, Dad Linked with Learning Trouble in Kids

May 16, 2008

New Wilmot Cancer Center Offers Expanded Care, Research for Cures

May 15, 2008

Vitamin D Protects Cells from Stress That Can Lead to Cancer

May 13, 2008

Wilmot Family Contributes $8M to Cancer Center Campaign

May 12, 2008

Orthopaedic Community Care Clinic On The Move

May 12, 2008

Conference to Highlight Rochester Stem Cell Research

May 12, 2008

Effects of Sjogren’s to be Topic of Free Health Talk on May 12

May 09, 2008

Canandaigua Wal-Mart Greeter Nets $200K for Children's Hospital

May 08, 2008

Wilmot Cancer Center Supporters Fete Building, Campaign Progress

May 08, 2008

Telemedicine Could Eradicate Many Expensive ED Visits

May 06, 2008

New Scanner Opens up New Possibilities for Patients

May 06, 2008

Nearly One-Third of U.S. Parents Don't Know What to Expect of Infants

May 05, 2008

New Enrollees to SCHIP Bring Unmet Health Care Needs

May 05, 2008

Uninsured Kids in Middle Class Have Same Unmet Needs as Poor

May 05, 2008

Excellus BCBS Gives $6M to Wilmot Cancer Center for Research, Workforce Education

May 01, 2008

June 14 Event to Benefit Heart Failure and Transplant Program

April 30, 2008

Custom Motorcycle Drawing Benefits Wilmot Cancer Center

April 30, 2008

May 1 Picnic to Celebrate Brain Tumor Awareness Week

April 30, 2008

Flag-Raising Ceremony to Celebrate Gift of Organ and Tissue Donation

April 25, 2008

Brain Tumor Care, Treatment in Spotlight

April 24, 2008

Neurologist Wins Fellowship to Support Parkinson’s Research

April 24, 2008

Medical Student’s Research on Deafness Garners Award

April 24, 2008

Conwell Honored for Contributions to Suicide Prevention

April 23, 2008

Children's Hospital's Miracle Weekend Just Around the Corner

April 23, 2008

Researchers Detail Chemotherapy’s Damage to the Brain

April 22, 2008

Teen Basketball Star Honored for Brave Battle Against Cancer

April 21, 2008

Free Skin Cancer Screening May 17 at Strong Memorial Hospital

April 21, 2008

Researchers Discover Critical Detail of Cellular Defense Against Genetic Mistakes

April 17, 2008

NICU Fundraiser will Raise a Glass to Region’s Tiniest Fighters

April 17, 2008

Promising Parkinson’s Finding Spurs New Clinical Study

April 15, 2008

Top Cardiologist Will Give Keynote Address at Annual Hoffman Day

April 14, 2008

Personality Study Shows Risk of First Depression Episode Late in Life

April 11, 2008

Nose Spray Anthrax Vaccine Effective in Early Tests

April 11, 2008

Strong Memorial Hospital Puts Out Call for Teen Volunteers

April 10, 2008

New Clinical Research Center Schedules Open House

April 10, 2008

Day of Beauty Benefits Golisano Children’s Hospital

April 09, 2008

Older Corneas are Suitable for Transplantation, Study Shows

April 09, 2008

Rare Genetic Syndrome May Hold Key To Cure for Heat Stroke

April 08, 2008

Angina Drug Potentially Useful Against Heart Rhythm Disorders

April 08, 2008

Free Seminar Explores Dental Implants, Crowns and Bleaching

April 07, 2008

Strong Fertility Center Celebrates 25 Years of Helping Families Grow

April 07, 2008

Leaky Blood Vessels Open up Nerve Cells to Toxic Assault In Lou Gehrig’s Disease

April 07, 2008

“To Your Health!” Explores Causes and Treatments for Back Pain

April 02, 2008

Overweight Kids Have Fewer Cavities, New Study Shows

April 02, 2008

Households with Kids with Autism Likely to Earn Less

April 02, 2008

School of Medicine and Dentistry Gets Full Accreditation

April 01, 2008

Ugly Disco Bash April 19 to Support Wilmot Cancer Center

April 01, 2008

UR Medical Faculty Group Earns Reaccreditation

April 01, 2008

Custom Motorcycle Drawing Benefits Wilmot Cancer Center

March 31, 2008

Pediatricians Transform East Rochester School for a Healthy Week

March 31, 2008

April 12 Race, Walk Benefits Lung Cancer Research at Wilmot

March 31, 2008

New Master’s Specialization for Teaching in Health Care Professions

March 27, 2008

John Treanor Named Chief of Infectious Diseases Division

March 26, 2008

Mounting Evidence Shows Red Wine Antioxidant Kills Cancer

March 26, 2008

Exhibit of Colorful Microscope Images to Open at Miner Library

March 26, 2008

Spit Tests May Soon Replace Many Blood Tests

March 25, 2008

Older Drivers’ Safety is Topic of Free Talk

March 24, 2008

Kreipe Named President of International Adolescent Medicine Society

March 24, 2008

Getting Ready to Play Ball

March 20, 2008

Parents Play Important Role in Detecting Sleep Problems in Children

March 19, 2008

University of Rochester Surgeon Demonstrates Robotic Prostate Procedure for Peers

March 18, 2008

2 Wilmot Cancer Center Volunteers Get Lifespan Awards for Service

March 18, 2008

Poison Prevention Starts with Respecting, Inspecting Medicines

March 18, 2008

Stopping a Receptor Called ‘Nogo’ Boosts the Synapses

March 18, 2008

Cardiac Nurse Practitioner Receives National Clinical Practice Award

March 14, 2008

Study in Circulation Research Details How Diabetes Drives Atherosclerosis

March 13, 2008

Free Workshop Explores Non-Surgical Techniques for PVD

March 13, 2008

Total Ankle Replacement Gaining Foothold in Rochester

March 12, 2008

Same Process Discovered To Both Form Skeleton and Protect it For Life

March 12, 2008

Friday Open House for New Neurology Outpatient Clinic

March 12, 2008

Excellus Names Wilmot Cancer Center a Distinction Center for Complex and Rare Cancers

March 11, 2008

Win Big for Golisano Children's Hospital

March 10, 2008

Toxins in Cigarette Smoke Prevent Stem Cells from Becoming Cartilage

March 04, 2008

Season of Giving Extends to Spring, Helps Children's Hospital

March 03, 2008

Renowned Nutrition Expert to Discuss “Food Politics”

March 03, 2008

URMC Mourns Loss of Biostatistics Chair

February 27, 2008

Study Finds Sleep Helps Protect Small Children from Injuries

February 27, 2008

Locals Bare Hearts, Heads to Support Cancer Research

February 27, 2008

URMC Cardiac Team Celebrates 100th Heart Transplant

February 26, 2008

Rare Bone Marrow Double-Match Allows Both Husband, Wife to Save Strangers’ Lives

February 26, 2008

Mechanism Discovered in Worm Digestion Identifies Potentially Widespread Cell-to-Cell Communication Process

February 25, 2008

Academy Award Buffs Can Catch Best Picture Again on March 2

February 22, 2008

Free Physicals Offered for Rochester City School District Students

February 21, 2008

Free Talks to Focus on Creating Your Best Year, Baby Care for Grandparents, and Enhancing Your Memory

February 19, 2008

Custom Motorcycle Drawing Benefits Wilmot Cancer Center

February 18, 2008

Decades-Old Question Answered: How Do Flexing Muscles Call For More Blood?

February 18, 2008

Seminar to Focus on Link Between Nutrition and Fertility

February 14, 2008

Smokers Might Benefit from Earlier Colon Cancer Screening

February 14, 2008

NICU Fundraiser will Raise a Glass to Region's Tiniest Fighters

February 13, 2008

Tickets for 17th Annual Gala Wine Tasting Are Still On Sale

February 13, 2008

URMC Evaluating New Device for Parkinson's, Movement Disorders

February 13, 2008

Cigarette After Valentine Snuggle Deadlier for Some

February 12, 2008

Medications: Proper Storage, Preventing Overdose, Playing it Safe

February 11, 2008

Medical Center Expert Publishes Text on Vital Cell Features

February 08, 2008

Eating Disorders Event to Teach How to Spot Signs, Symptoms

February 07, 2008

'Good Bacteria' in Women Give Clues for Slowing HIV Transmission

February 07, 2008

Faith-based Health Program Expands, Adds Latino Classes

February 07, 2008

Community Generosity Spills Over, Helping Babies in Belize

February 07, 2008

Rochester Researcher Elected to Leadership Position in Key Scientific Organization

February 06, 2008

Rochester Lead Effort a Model for Other Upstate Communities

February 04, 2008

Talk Focuses on African Americans' Struggle with HIV/AIDS

February 01, 2008

Anti-Parasite Drug Provides New Way to Attack HIV

January 31, 2008

Response to FLHSA's Acute Bed Need Task Force Report

January 31, 2008

MRIs, PETs and CTs: The Ins and Outs of Today's Imaging Techniques

January 31, 2008

Researchers Investigate Links Between Prostate, Cadmium, Zinc

January 31, 2008

University of Rochester Medical Center Unveils New Identity

January 31, 2008

Babies Excrete Vaccine-Mercury Quicker than Originally Thought

January 30, 2008

Medical Center Honors Employees, Teams for Excellence

January 28, 2008

Local Restaurants Whip up Sweet Children's Hospital Fundraisers

January 28, 2008

Wilmot Director to Lead National Lymphoma Research Board

January 28, 2008

Ruth A. Lawrence Wins Rochester Women's Council's Top Honor

January 24, 2008

New Initiative Trains Nurses to Manage Clinical Trials

January 24, 2008

Metabolic Syndrome Affects Nearly 1 in 10 U.S. Teens

January 24, 2008

Nursing Professor Receives Grant to Study Symptom Management in Heart Failure Patients

January 23, 2008

Talk on Cardiovascular Health After Cancer Feb. 7 at Wilmot Cancer Center

January 21, 2008

A New View of Drugs Used to Treat Rheumatoid Arthritis

January 18, 2008

Cigarettes Leave Deadly Path by Purging Protective Genes

January 17, 2008

UR Medical Center to Invest $500 Million Over Next 5-10 Years

January 17, 2008

759,000 Children with Asthma Endure Gaps in Insurance Every Year

January 17, 2008

Research Funding to Medical School Jumps 11 Percent to Record Level

January 17, 2008

UR Reacts to State Funding for New Research Initiative

January 16, 2008

Fruit Flies All Aglow Light the Way to Cancer Prevention

January 14, 2008

Researchers Find New Way to Block Destructive Rush of Immune Cells

January 14, 2008

Our Understanding of Movement Is on the Move

January 14, 2008

Highland Wins National Honors for Surgical Quality

January 13, 2008

Evarts Joint Center Awarded Certification from the Joint Commission

January 13, 2008

Friends of Strong to Hold 17th Annual Gala Wine Tasting

January 10, 2008

Cancer Society Grants $1M to URMC for Racial Disparity Research

January 10, 2008

Stick to Your Fitness Resolutions with Charitable Cycling Workout

January 08, 2008

Researchers Seek to Make Cavity-Causing Bacteria Self-Destruct

January 08, 2008

New Therapy Extends Survival for People with Stubborn Lymphomas

January 08, 2008

Winemaking Waste Proves Effective Against Disease-Causing Bacteria in Early Studies

January 08, 2008

Freeze-Dried Tendon Implants Prove Effective In Early Studies

January 08, 2008

UR Eye Institute Physician Awarded Diplomate Status by American Academy of Optometry

January 02, 2008

Research Unveils New Hope for Deadly Childhood Disease

January 02, 2008