October-November 2009

Edward Puzas, Ph.D.
Edward Puzas, Ph.D.

Puzas Reveals New Visions for Research

As Edward Puzas, Ph.D., settles into his position as the new senior associate dean for basic science research – to which he was appointed in May – he’s brimming with vision. Some of his ideas – for keying up the public, even the national media, to become advocates for research – could energize science under way in Rochester. More»

Former Piano Teacher Donates $6M to UR Eye Institute

For Adeline Lutz – an 82-year-old, long-time Greece resident who used to teach piano – the past 22 years have been a lesson in the value of sight.

New One-Stop Source for Flu Info

Whether you’re a non-clinical staff member wondering when and where you can get a seasonal flu shot, or a clinician looking for the latest provider guidelines, you’ll find the information at the URMC FLUsource Web site.

Fiscal Fitness Initiatives Generate Lasting Change

Several of Strong Memorial’s “rapid-cycle” quality improvement teams continue to do impressive work that simultaneously boosts care outcomes and the hospital’s bottom-line.

Faculty Accomplishments

Celebrate milestones achieved by our faculty – special honors, new appointments and more.