2012 News Archives

Houston, We Have Another Problem

December 31, 2012

Pluta Cancer Center Now Part of URMC

December 28, 2012

URMC Smoking Cessation Expert Offers Tips for Smokers Trying to Quit

December 28, 2012

Updated Statement on the Conditions of Webster Firefighters from Nicole Stassen, M.D., Trauma Surgeon, Kessler Burn & Trauma Center

December 26, 2012

Statement from Joseph Hofstetter and Theodore Scardino, Webster firefighters injured in Monday’s incident

December 26, 2012

Holidays Bring New Hope for Woman after Life-saving Heart Transplant

December 21, 2012

URMC’s Women’s Health, Fertility Services Lauded

December 20, 2012

Harbor House Receives $77,317 in Donations to Support Home with a Heart

December 20, 2012

New Mobile App Helps Providers Better Document Conditions and Care

December 17, 2012

Living with Diabetes Classes Give Fairport Man Support

December 17, 2012

“Rainbow Classic” Carries On Spirit of Giving

December 14, 2012

Pioneer in Infectious Disease Research Leaves World-Wide Legacy

December 13, 2012

Study Details Brain Damage Triggered by Mini-Strokes

December 12, 2012

Predicting Risk of Arrhythmias and Sudden Cardiac Death: There’s a Computer Model for That

December 12, 2012

New Facility Will Bridge Research and Stem Cell Therapies

December 12, 2012

Down with Flu? Scientists Want to Study Your Germs

December 11, 2012

Bariatric Surgery Center Earns Reaccreditation

December 11, 2012

Another Good Reason to Quit Smoking in New Year: Less Back Pain

December 06, 2012

Studying Marrow, URMC Researchers Accelerate Blood Stem Cells

December 05, 2012

URMC Biochemistry Professor Named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

December 03, 2012

University Reaches Contract Deal with SEIU/1199 and Local 200

November 29, 2012

Honor Crimes: URMC Starts the Conversation on Prevention and Awareness

November 29, 2012

URMC CEO Appointed to Governor’s Commission for Disaster Readiness

November 28, 2012

In Pregnancy, Type 2 Diabetes May Pose Less Risk than Type 1

November 26, 2012

Magnet Ingestion Injuries on the Rise Among Children

November 19, 2012

URMC Observes World AIDS Day with Talks, Events, Concert

November 19, 2012

Rachel Farkas, M.D., Joins Surgery at Highland

November 14, 2012

URMC Rheumatologist Presents Data Showing Drug’s Potential to Ease Arthritis Symptoms

November 14, 2012

Great American Smokeout Offers Smokers Increased Odds of Quitting

November 14, 2012

“Onnie’s Classic” Basketball Event Supports Golisano Children’s Hospital

November 14, 2012

New Nuclear Imaging System at URMC Hastens Diagnosis of Heart Disease

November 14, 2012

Highland Offers Lecture for Seniors at Mario's

November 13, 2012

Being Neurotic, Conscientious, a Good Combo for Health

November 13, 2012

New Study Pinpoints Genetic Source of Rare Form of Muscular Dystrophy

November 12, 2012

Revamped Hospital Cafeteria, ‘Café 601,’ Puts Focus on Healthy Eating

November 12, 2012

Highland Launches Program to Help Prevent Delirium

November 08, 2012

United Way to Honor Brenda D. Lee with Leadership Award

November 07, 2012

Small Change in Defibrillator Therapy Leads to Huge Benefits for Heart Patients

November 06, 2012

URMC Geneticist and Teacher Wins National Humanism Award

November 05, 2012

Art Wellness Project Underway at Highland

November 01, 2012

Scientists Create “Endless Supply” of Myelin-Forming Cells

November 01, 2012

Wilmot Scientist to Lead Survivorship Study of Platinum-Based Chemotherapy

October 30, 2012

Ob/Gyn Chair Cited with Lifetime Achievement Award

October 30, 2012

Preserving Our Waters is Topic of Fabien Cousteau Talk to Rochester-area Students

October 30, 2012

Researchers Build on Diabetes-Liver Cancer Connection

October 30, 2012

Hong Zhang, M.D., Ph.D., Named Chief of Radiation Oncology

October 26, 2012

Event Aims to Educate Women on Maintaining Bladder Health

October 25, 2012

Researchers at the Doorstep of Stem Cell Therapies for MS, Other Myelin Disorders

October 25, 2012

Highland Hosts Free Bariatric Seminar in Corning Nov. 8

October 25, 2012

Highland Appoints Adam Kelly, M.D., Chief of Neurology

October 25, 2012

URMC, Deaf Community, Study How to Improve Research Participation

October 24, 2012

25th Anniversary Gala to Celebrate History and “Happily Ever After”

October 20, 2012

Celebration Monday for 99-year-old Morris J. Shapiro. M.D.

October 19, 2012

Medical Center Adds Five Portable X-ray Units from Carestream

October 18, 2012

School of Nursing Names Pamela Herendeen Associate Dean for Education and Student Affairs

October 18, 2012

Golisano Foundation Honors 5 URMC Employees

October 18, 2012

Jack Hall, Influential Statistics Expert and Former University Chair, Dies

October 17, 2012

Safety Harnesses Key to Prevent Falls while Deer Hunting

October 17, 2012

Allegany County Man Gets New Aortic Valve without Open Heart Surgery

October 16, 2012

URMC, Lucifics Partner to Develop New Oral Cancer Treatment

October 16, 2012

Nursing Home Project Receives $800,000 HRSA Grant to Expand Impact and Provide Gerontology Traineeships to Graduate Nurses

October 15, 2012

Free Seminar for EMS Crews to Focus on Stroke Nov. 7

October 15, 2012

Ahmed Ghazi, M.D., Joins Urology Department

October 12, 2012

Musculoskeletal Research Lab Earns Spotlight at National Meeting

October 12, 2012

Strong Fertility Center Welcomes Wendy Vitek

October 11, 2012

Project New Life Celebrates Grand Opening

October 11, 2012

Rochester Athena Winner and URMC Orthopaedist Honored at International Athena Event

October 11, 2012

Two Rochester Neurologists among Those Calling for Stronger Studies

October 10, 2012

Volunteers Needed for Two Flu Vaccine Studies

October 10, 2012

Korfmacher Recognized by Breast Cancer Coalition

October 09, 2012

Southern Tier Woman Benefits from Less Invasive Heart Valve Replacement

October 09, 2012

Comprehensive Breast Care Center to Host Sixth Annual Breast Health Day

October 09, 2012

John Ginnetti, M.D., Joins Evarts Joint Center at Highland

October 03, 2012

Rare Disease Researchers Notch a Win for Patients with Inherited Muscle Disease

October 02, 2012

Managing Lupus: Free Education Session Oct. 27

October 02, 2012

David Klein to Assume Multiple Roles at the University of Rochester

October 01, 2012

Classes Teach How to Manage Diabetes through Holidays

October 01, 2012

Stefenie King, M.D., Receives Prestigious Teaching Award

September 27, 2012

Patent Issued for Technology that Improves Eyesight Dramatically

September 27, 2012

Department’s New Name Reflects Core Focus on Public Health

September 26, 2012

Exposure to Snot-Nosed Kids Ups Severity of Cold Infections

September 26, 2012

Highland Welcomes Melissa Mroz, M.D., to GAMA

September 25, 2012

Time to Get Your Flu Shot: URMC Public Flu Clinics Offered Now Through October

September 25, 2012

Knee Surgeries Skyrocket with More Aging, Active Adults

September 25, 2012

Pasternak Elected Officer of Society for Neuroscience

September 24, 2012

Explosive Memorial Helps Community's Children

September 24, 2012

Brian Thomas, D.O., Joins Anesthesiology at Highland

September 24, 2012

Not Your Garden Variety Festival: Providing Fertile Ground for Fundraising

September 24, 2012

Nutrient in Eggs and Meat May Influence Gene Expression from Infancy to Adulthood

September 20, 2012

Highland Urges Employees to Vaccinate Against Flu

September 19, 2012

Wilmot Cancer Center Physician to Head International Group

September 18, 2012

North Tonawanda Man Has Life-saving Heart Transplant in Rochester

September 17, 2012

URMC Geneticists Verify Cholesterol-Cancer Link

September 13, 2012

Daniel Mendelson, M.D., Earns CMD Designation

September 12, 2012

Daniel Nowak Named Clinical Director of Center for Nursing Entrepreneurship at School of Nursing

September 11, 2012

Highland Hosts Free Bariatric Seminar Oct. 17 in Batavia

September 11, 2012

URMC Breaks Ground on New Golisano Children's Hospital

September 10, 2012

Breast Imaging Offers Free Mammograms in October

September 10, 2012

Golisano Children’s Hospital NICU Receives Naming Gift from Gosnells

September 07, 2012

In Rochester, a Tale of Tainted Tattoos

September 06, 2012

URMC Gala Celebrates 20 Years of Liver Transplants

September 06, 2012

Highland Raises Awareness for Ovarian Cancer

September 04, 2012

URMC Researcher Receives National Library of Medicine Grant Supplement

August 30, 2012

NIH Awards $7.5M, Designates URMC Orthopaedics as Center of Research Translation

August 30, 2012

Marilyn Loeb, Medical Center research scientist, dies

August 30, 2012

Wine Tasting, Auction to Benefit Residents of The Living Center

August 29, 2012

Golisano Chief Named President of Child Neurology Society

August 29, 2012

Study Questions Validity of Quality Measure for Stroke Care

August 27, 2012

URMC Biostatistics Chair Named Institute of Mathematical Statistics Fellow

August 27, 2012

Kathy H. Rideout Named Dean of School of Nursing

August 27, 2012

URMC Researchers Connect New Genetic Signature to Leukemia

August 27, 2012

Interior Design of Golisano Children’s Hospital to Be Soothing, Engaging

August 24, 2012

Golisano Children’s Hospital Celebrates Gift from Kohl’s Cares for Kids

August 23, 2012

URMC Introduces Less Invasive Heart Valve Replacement to Region

August 22, 2012

Many Options, Good Outcomes, for Early-Stage Follicular Lymphoma

August 21, 2012

City, URMC Sponsor Women’s Health Screening Fair at Public Market

August 20, 2012

Highland Hosts Free Seminar for EMS Crews Aug. 29

August 20, 2012

CDC Grant Supports New Research Center for Suicide Prevention

August 20, 2012

Highland Welcomes Laticia Valle, M.D., to Endocrinology

August 17, 2012

Scientists Discover Previously Unknown Cleansing System in Brain

August 15, 2012

Garret Morris, M.D., Joins URMC Anesthesiology, Pain Management

August 15, 2012

Fighting an Uphill Paddle

August 10, 2012

Sorour Rahgoshay, M.D., Joins Internal Medicine

August 08, 2012

Highland Welcomes Ronald Bossert, M.D., to Plastic Surgery

August 08, 2012

Highland Offers Free Heart Screenings to Student-Athletes

August 08, 2012

Brain Surgeon Works with Cardiologist to Repair Cortland Woman’s Heart

August 07, 2012

Lauren Gleason, M.D., Joins Geriatrics at Highland

August 06, 2012

Lisa Norsen to Direct Sovie Institute for Advanced Practice, Scholarship and Innovation

August 06, 2012

URMC Dermatologist Tapped for Two National Leadership Positions

August 03, 2012

Bringing the Community Together to Help Sick and Injured Children

August 03, 2012

Keep Your Kids Safe this Summer: Beware of Dogs

August 02, 2012

Kleinhans Family Overcomes Obstacles and Raises Awareness

August 02, 2012

Trailblazer in Geriatric Medicine, Former URMC Physician Dies

August 01, 2012

A Promising Step Forward Toward Muscular Dystrophy Treatment

August 01, 2012

Sept. 6 Junior Builders’ Golf Tournament Benefits Mary Parkes Asthma Center

August 01, 2012

Would Sliding Back to pre-PSA Era Cancel Progress in Prostate Cancer?

July 30, 2012

Highland Welcomes Angelo Pedulla, M.D., to Cardiology

July 26, 2012

In Muscular Dystrophy, What Matters to Patients and Doctors Can Differ

July 25, 2012

Longtime Radiologist, URMC Educator Dies Suddenly

July 24, 2012

A New Route for Tackling Treatment-Resistant Prostate Cancer

July 24, 2012

University of Rochester Medical Center and Pluta Cancer Center Announce Intention to Explore Merger

July 23, 2012

URMC Transplant Surgeons Give Horseheads Man New Heart

July 23, 2012

Highland Offers Diabetes Management Classes in August

July 20, 2012

URMC Neurology Chair Returns to Research Lab; Acting Chair Appointed

July 19, 2012

Registration Closes for 2012 Sischy Lecture

July 18, 2012

URMC’s Neurology/Neurosurgery and Urology Programs Among Nation’s Best

July 17, 2012

Water Safety Gives Kids a Lifetime of Summer Fun

July 13, 2012

Big Laughs, Big Hopes and Big Hearts

July 12, 2012

Looking Past the Ugly into Bright Eyes

July 12, 2012

Wilmot Cancer Center to Celebrate Completion of Expansion Project

July 11, 2012

Free Physicals Offered by School of Medicine for Rochester Area Students

July 11, 2012

Ob/Gyn Chair Plans to Step Down Next Year

July 11, 2012

URMC Appoints Chief HR Officer

July 10, 2012

State Grant Supports the Education of Hospital Nurses in Care of Elderly

July 09, 2012

Eddie Meath All-Stars Raise Funds for Golisano Children’s Hospital Patients

July 03, 2012

Marcia Wallace to Speak at Breast Cancer Event

July 02, 2012

School of Nursing Doctoral Student Selected as Fulbright Scholar

June 29, 2012

Local Businesses Celebrate Miracle Jeans Day

June 28, 2012

University and IBM Scientists Gather to Explore Collaboration

June 27, 2012

Highland Family Medicine Completes Expansion

June 26, 2012

NY Funds Medical Training at Rochester Clinic

June 25, 2012

Boats N Goats Event Brings More than Summer Fun

June 22, 2012

Palliative Care Earns Joint Commission Certification

June 22, 2012

Thompson Health Formally Affiliates with URMC

June 21, 2012

URMC’s Novel Care for Rare Heart Condition Featured on Discovery Health Channel

June 19, 2012

School of Nursing Receives Fifth Round of Scholarships from Robert Wood Johnson Foundation New Careers in Nursing Program

June 19, 2012

Cheshire A/V Golf Fundraiser in Full Swing

June 19, 2012

Study: New Huntington’s Treatment Shows Promise

June 18, 2012

Dean Appointed to State Council on Graduate Medical Education

June 18, 2012

Two School of Nursing Faculty Members Selected as Fellows of American Academy of Nursing

June 15, 2012

Scouring the Skin for Clues to Better Health

June 15, 2012

Capability of Curry Component to Treat Disease Merits U.S. Patent

June 12, 2012

Nursing Team at Strong Memorial Hospital Receives Skin Safety Award

June 11, 2012

What Does It Mean To Be Cool? It May Not Be What You Think

June 07, 2012

Doubling Down on Heart Failure: Researchers Discover New Route to Disease, and Drugs to Match

June 07, 2012

Study Links Teamwork, Communication with Quality of Nursing Home Care

June 07, 2012

Study Links PTSD to Hidden Head Injuries Suffered in Combat

June 06, 2012

International Leukemia Experts Gather to Honor Wilmot Cancer Center's John Bennett, M.D.

June 06, 2012

U.S. News Ranks Golisano Children's Hospital Among Best in Four Programs

June 05, 2012

Teamwork Saves Retired Restaurateur after Sudden Cardiac Death

June 05, 2012

Wilmot Cancer Center Program Receives National Quality Designation

June 04, 2012

URMC Research: Protecting Hearts of Childhood Leukemia Survivors

June 04, 2012

Beautiful Weather Takes Charity Events Outdoors

June 01, 2012

Listening in, Researchers Learn About End-of-Life Communication

May 31, 2012

Wilmot Cancer Center at Forefront of Geriatric Oncology Education, Research

May 30, 2012

Looking for Clues from Frogs, Fish, and Snails to Fight Off Disease

May 30, 2012

“Just Do It!” Not Good Enough for Cancer Patients, UR Researchers Say

May 30, 2012

URMC Offers New Implantable Heartburn ‘Ring’

May 30, 2012

Gynecologic Oncology Program at Highland Hospital Receives Joint Commission Certification

May 30, 2012

Yuhchyau Chen, M.D., Ph.D., Named Fellow in Elite Leadership Program

May 29, 2012

Rochester-Area Collaboration Selected for National Pain Education Effort

May 25, 2012

Highland Family Helps Croatian Boy with Cystic Fibrosis

May 24, 2012

Given One in Five Chance of Survival, Amazing Grace Defies the Odds

May 23, 2012

Grant to Improve Training for Professionals Caring for Those with Alzheimer’s Disease

May 22, 2012

With Cystic Fibrosis and Heart Defect, Baby Faces Unique Set of Challenges

May 22, 2012

New Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon Brings Hip Expertise to Region

May 21, 2012

Vitamin D + TB Vaccine: Allies in Fight Against Bladder Cancer?

May 21, 2012

Determined to Save Son, Family Shows a Lot of Heart

May 21, 2012

Meningitis Scare Brings Healthy Kid to Brink

May 17, 2012

Beautiful, Bubbly Toddler with Down Syndrome Faces Cancer Head-on

May 16, 2012

Alzheimer’s Gene Causes Brain’s Blood Vessels to Leak, Die

May 16, 2012

Beijing Olympics Provides Rare Window into Air Pollution’s Effect on Health

May 15, 2012

Heart Transplant Survivor Highlights Harbor House Benefit Dinner June 9

May 15, 2012

URMC to Host Free Skin Cancer Screening

May 15, 2012

Outpatient Clinics Adopt eRecord, Debut New ‘MyChart’ Feature

May 15, 2012

Roc City Rib Fest Cooks up Miracles for Golisano Children’s Hospital

May 15, 2012

Longtime Faculty Member, Expert in Effects of Radiation on DNA, Dies

May 14, 2012

University of Rochester and IBM Expand Partnership in Pursuit of New Frontiers in Health

May 11, 2012

URMC Observes HIV Vaccine Awareness Day with Events

May 11, 2012

June 3 Memorial Golf Tournament Benefits Pulmonary Fibrosis Research

May 10, 2012

One of Few Female Electrophysiologists Hones in On Heart Rhythm Disorders in Women

May 10, 2012

Pittsford Little League Hits Homeruns for Hope

May 10, 2012

Golf Classic to Benefit Women’s Health

May 09, 2012

Utica-area Man Receives Heart Transplant at University of Rochester Medical Center

May 09, 2012

Flaum Eye Institute Surgeon Saves 5-year-old German Boy’s Vision

May 07, 2012

Scientist Patricia Rodier, Trailblazer in Early Origins of Autism, Dies

May 07, 2012

Vaccine Aims to Give the Heaves the Heave-Ho

May 07, 2012

School of Medicine and Dentistry Names Senior Academic Dean

May 07, 2012

Annette Medina-Walpole, M.D., Elected to American Geriatrics Society Board of Directors

May 03, 2012

Susan Groth Selected as Fellow of American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

May 02, 2012

Study: Stroke Victims Not Receiving Timely Diagnosis, Care

May 02, 2012

Highland Hospital First to Use New OR Device Invented by One of Its Own

May 01, 2012

How To Know When a ‘Rash’ is Serious? Video Chat!

April 27, 2012

Slow-Growing Babies More Likely in Normal-Weight Women; Less Common in Obese Pregnancies

April 27, 2012

Megan MacKenzie to Receive Wilmot Cancer Center Inspiration Award

April 26, 2012

URMC 1st in U.S. Honored for Hypertension Care, Heart Disease Prevention

April 26, 2012

Physician’s Mindfulness Skills Can Improve Care for Patient and Provider

April 26, 2012

URMC Clinical Trial Tests New Regimen for Hypertension

April 26, 2012

New Women’s Health Center at Lattimore Improves Access to Care

April 25, 2012

School of Nursing to Give Children’s School Students Inside Look at Health Care Careers May 3

April 25, 2012

Eastman Dental Tapped for Role in Major National Research Project

April 24, 2012

Bile – not Acid – is Bad Guy in Triggering Precancerous Condition Associated with Reflux Disease

April 24, 2012

Margaret Kearney Named Editor of Research in Nursing & Health

April 23, 2012

University Life Trustee, Neurosciences Benefactor Ernest J. Del Monte Dies

April 23, 2012

Couple Remembers Premature Twins with Donation to Highland Family Maternity Center One Year Later

April 23, 2012

Highland Hospital Offers Free Bariatric Seminars in Batavia, Corning in May

April 20, 2012

Excell Partners Receives $2.5M to Support Regional Economic Development

April 18, 2012

UCI Clinician-Scientist to Lead URMC Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

April 18, 2012

U.S. Surgeon General Will Speak at School of Medicine Commencement

April 17, 2012

URMC Leads International Consortium to Fight Deadly Bone Infections

April 17, 2012

Diabetes Classes Offer Team Support, Guidance on Managing Lifestyle Changes

April 17, 2012

Study Recommends Ways to Evaluate End of Life Care in Nursing Homes

April 16, 2012

A Pillar of Modern Neurology, Robert J. Joynt, Dies

April 16, 2012

Free Concussion Education Event Offered by URMC

April 16, 2012

Highland Hospital Offers Fitness Program to Pre- and Post-Bariatric Surgery Patients Through Partnership

April 16, 2012

Gary Morrow, Ph.D., Receives National Mentorship Award

April 12, 2012

Meds Ease Depression in Parkinson’s Patients Without Worsening Other Symptoms

April 11, 2012

URMC Surgeons Implant 1st Total Artificial Heart in Upstate New York

April 11, 2012

New Fund Will Support Early Stage Drug Discovery

April 09, 2012

School of Nursing Grads Achieve 100% Pass Rate on RN Licensure Exam

April 09, 2012

Dancing for a Good Cause: Talent Show for Tots and Teens

April 09, 2012

A Sprinkle of “Pixie Dust” Reduces Post-Surgical Infection in Spine

April 05, 2012

Highland Hospital Chief of Orthopedics Presents Free Seminar on Joint Pain in Webster April 26

April 04, 2012

Free ACL Injury Prevention Event Offered by URMC

April 02, 2012

Dr. Brad Berk to Serve Second Term as Medical Center CEO

April 02, 2012

Highland Breast Imaging Opens New Location in Penfield to Make Mammograms Even More Accessible

April 02, 2012

Donate Life Month Honors Organ and Tissue Donors, Recipients

April 01, 2012

Hospital Design Puts Children and Families First

March 29, 2012

Once Considered Mainly ‘Brain Glue,’ Astrocytes’ Power Revealed

March 29, 2012

New Program Provides Comprehensive Care for Memory Disorder Patients and Families

March 29, 2012

Eight Members of URMC Family Lauded for Achievements

March 29, 2012

Dine and Dance the Night Away to Help Golisano Children’s Hospital

March 26, 2012

Highland Hospital Launches Community Newsletter on Family Health And Wellness

March 26, 2012

Hulin Wu to Lead New Bioinformatics Center

March 22, 2012

Rochester Physician Leads National Palliative Care Organization

March 22, 2012

Babies at URMC Among Area’s First to Get New Screening for Heart Disease

March 21, 2012

Pink Glove Dance Video Earns Top Honors in 33rd Annual Telly Awards

March 21, 2012

Walk/Run Aims to Raise Colon Cancer Awareness, Funds for Research

March 20, 2012

UR Nursing Honor Society Chapter Epsilon Xi Hosts Regional Conference, Celebrates 30 Years

March 19, 2012

Rich History of Outstanding Achievement in Adolescent Medicine Continues

March 19, 2012

Community Programs for Families, Children Garner Recognition

March 16, 2012

Local Health Systems Collaborate on Pilot Program to Prevent, Treat Stroke

March 15, 2012

Former Surgeon General in Town Monday to Address Community Health Issues

March 15, 2012

1937 Alum Brings History to Life For School of Nursing Students

March 15, 2012

Grateful Family Keeps Hope Strong at Lovin’ Cup Spring Benefit

March 14, 2012

Taking another Shot at RAGE to Tame Alzheimer’s

March 14, 2012

Koning Breast Scanner Receives European Regulatory Approval

March 14, 2012

‘Brain Fog’ of Menopause Confirmed

March 14, 2012

Former Biophysics Chair and Senior Dean of Graduate Studies Dies

March 13, 2012

Rochester’s Medical School Rises on US News List

March 13, 2012

Dr. Fantuzzo Appointed OMFS Chair

March 13, 2012

Foundation Presents UV Disinfecting Lights to Four Area Hospitals

March 12, 2012

Rochester River Run/Walk 5K set for April 22

March 12, 2012

Donate Spare Change and Create a Miracle Mile of Quarters

March 12, 2012

URMC Smoking Cessation Expert Supports Latest Surgeon General Report

March 12, 2012

Couple Devoted to Children’s Hospital Establish Professorship

March 12, 2012

Study: Early Surgery Controls Seizures, Improves Quality of Life

March 06, 2012

Report Highlights Understudied, Unwelcome Side of Cancer Treatment

March 06, 2012

Wilmot Researchers Create New Way to Study Liver Cancer

March 05, 2012

Research Building Recognized for Green Design

March 01, 2012

Older Adults Who Sleep Poorly React to Stress with Increased Inflammation

March 01, 2012

March Events to Raise Awareness of Colorectal Cancer

March 01, 2012

Dyson Day Examines Decade of Decline for Children in Monroe County

March 01, 2012

URMC Expands Wound Care Program with New Tools for Healing

February 28, 2012

Noted Epidemiologist Kenneth J. Rothman to Present 12th Annual Saward-Berg Lecture

February 28, 2012

Researchers Test Drug, Psychotherapy Combo for Fibromyalgia

February 28, 2012

Daniel Mendelson, M.D., Receives Highland Hospital's Distinguished Physician Award 2011

February 27, 2012

Cornell U. Scholar to Chair URMC Department of Biostatistics

February 23, 2012

A Step Forward In Effort to Regenerate Damaged Nerves

February 21, 2012

URMC Primary Care Network Receives Top Medical Home Certification from NCQA

February 21, 2012

Highland Hospital's Evarts Joint Center Offers Free Seminar on Joint Pain Monday, March 5

February 21, 2012

Wilmot Cancer Center Recognized as One of Top 70 in Nation

February 20, 2012

Jewelry Trunk Show to Benefit CARE for Cancer Survivors

February 17, 2012

As Diabetes Emerges, Researchers Track Disease’s First Steps

February 16, 2012

National Eating Disorders Awareness (NEDA) Week Events February 26-March 3, 2012

February 15, 2012

Starve a Virus, Feed a Cure?

February 12, 2012

Night, Weekend Delivery OK for Babies with Birth Defects

February 10, 2012

To Avoid Early Labor and Delivery, Weight and Diet Changes Not the Answer

February 10, 2012

Rocco Vivenzio, M.D., & Eileen Grossman Recognized with RBJ Health Care Achievement Awards 2012

February 10, 2012

URMC Cardiothoracic Surgeon Honored by National Society

February 09, 2012

Like Mother, Like Daughter: Duo Shaves Heads for Cancer Research

February 09, 2012

Highland Hospital Expands Services with Opening of New Unit Tuesday, Feb. 7

February 02, 2012

Free Heart Screenings Feb. 13 at Strong Memorial Hospital

February 01, 2012

The Highlands at Pittsford Awarded Five-Year CARF Reaccreditation

January 31, 2012

Medical Center Psychiatrist Wins Award for Book on Workplace Violence

January 30, 2012

Collaborative ‘Rochester Model’ Gets Spotlight for Hypertension Program

January 30, 2012

Step into American Heart Month with a Winter Walk

January 30, 2012

Highland Hospital's Radiation Oncology Services Receive Accreditation for High Quality, Safety

January 30, 2012

URMC Finds Leukemia Cells Are “Bad to the Bone”

January 26, 2012

Diversity and Disparities in Medicine Topic of First Tana Grady-Weliky Lecture

January 24, 2012

Local IHOP Restaurants Flip to Help the Kids

January 24, 2012

Medical Center Board Bestows Patient Care Awards on Top Staff

January 24, 2012

Golisano Foundation and Eastman Institute Partner to Help People with Developmental Disabilities

January 24, 2012

Highland Hospital's Sixth Annual Gala to Benefit Growing Gynecologic Oncology Program

January 24, 2012

Article by Rochester Team is the Most Viewed in Biotech Journal

January 19, 2012

Judith F. Baumhauer Named 2012 Athena Award Winner

January 19, 2012

Children’s Hospital Supporter J. Michael Smith Gives $1.3 Million

January 19, 2012

Children’s Hospital Board Chair Commits $1M toward Campaign

January 19, 2012

Eaton Takes Lead as Chair of Anesthesiology at URMC

January 19, 2012

URMC Names Yuhchyau Chen, M.D., Ph.D.Chair of Department of Radiation Oncology

January 19, 2012

Rochester Scientist Leads National Fight against Lead

January 13, 2012

Evolving URMC Studies Uphold Precision Radiation to Control Cancer

January 11, 2012

Asian-Americans Getting Better Heart Attack Care

January 10, 2012

Get Ugly for a Good Cause

January 10, 2012

“Couch Potato Pill” Might Stop Heat Stroke Too

January 08, 2012

Set Your Fitness and Fundraising Goals with Cycle for Hope

January 06, 2012

URMC Smoking Cessation Expert Offers Tips for Smokers Trying to Quit

January 05, 2012

Conwell Named to National Health Care Innovations Program

January 04, 2012

World-Renowned Bariatric Surgeon from Highland Hospital Hosts Free Seminar in Corning Jan. 12

January 04, 2012

URMC Ortho Chair Addresses Bisphosphonates for Osteoporosis

January 03, 2012

McDaniel Wins Award for Inspiring Physician to Create Community Program

January 03, 2012