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Free Workshops to Help Faith Community Address Mental Health Concerns »
May 04, 2015

The University of Rochester’s Office of Mental Health Promotion, along with several community partners, is offering free workshops in mental health ministry beginning May 30. "Renewing of the Mind" will assist clergy and lay leaders who deal with a wide range of mental health issues faced by their parishioners.

Wilmot Cancer Institute’s Blood and Marrow Transplant Program Receives Prestigious Accreditation »
May 04, 2015

The Blood and Marrow Transplant (BMT) Program at UR Medicine’s Wilmot Cancer Institute was recognized for its high level of care and detailed quality management processes with a three-year re-accreditation from the Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT).

Paul Rubery, M.D., Named Chair of Orthopaedics at University of Rochester Medical Center »
May 04, 2015

Paul T. Rubery, M.D., chief of the Division of Spinal Surgery, has been named chair of the Department of Orthopaedics at the University of Rochester Medical Center, pending approval by the University Board of Trustees.

Lou Gramm Fan Fest Supports Golisano Children's Hospital »
May 01, 2015

Fans of Lou Gramm, the original lead singer of Foreigner, will have stars in their eyes for their “Juke Box Hero” at the first Lou Gramm Fan Fest May 8 and 9 at the Rochester Airport Marriott Hotel. Per Gramm’s request, money raised at the event's silent auction will benefit UR Medicine’s Golisano...

URMC Start-up Takes Aim at Memory and Cognitive Problems »
April 30, 2015

A new start-up company built around research conducted at the School of Medicine and Dentistry plans to attack the memory and cognitive problems that often plague patients with neurodegenerative diseases like multiple sclerosis and Parkinson’s disease.

University of Rochester Medical Center Honors Satcher Award Recipients »
April 30, 2015

The community health improvement awards distinguish individuals who have made significant contributions to community health in the greater Rochester region through research, education, clinical services and outreach efforts.