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[August 29, 2018]

SUNY DOWNSTATE OPENS ENROLLMENT FOR FALL 2019 MASTER’S PROGRAM IN MEDICAL INFORMATICS

Downstate Medical Informatics Education Ranked Among Most Affordable Degrees and a Top Tier Medical Informatics Program in New York

BROOKLYN, NY— SUNY Downstate Medical Center announced today that the College of Health Related Professions will start accepting enrollment applications for the fall 2019 graduate program in Medical Informatics. More

 
 

[August 16, 2018]

SUNY DOWNSTATE EXPLORING HEALTH CAREERS PROGRAM HONORED BY INSIGHT INTO DIVERSITY MAGAZINE WITH INSPIRING STEM PROGRAM AWARD

BROOKLYN, NY— SUNY Downstate Medical Center's Exploring Health Careers Program received the 2018 Inspiring Programs in STEM Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine recognizing programs making a difference for underrepresented groups in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. More

 
 

[August 7, 2018]

SUNY Downstate Executive Named to Crain's Inaugural 'Notable Women in Health Care'

Chief Administrative and Operating Officer Patricia Winston Recognized for Her Institutional Leadership and Unwavering Commitment to Local Communities

BROOKLYN, NY— SUNY Downstate Medical Center/University Hospital of Brooklyn (UHB) Chief Administrative Officer and Chief Operating Officer Patricia A. Winston is among the Crain's New York Business inaugural list of "Notable Women in Health Care", announced in Crain's NY. More

 
 

[July 05, 2018]

SUNY BOARD OF TRUSTEES' & GOVERNOR CUOMO'S CONTINUED SUPPORT FOR DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION AFTER TRUMP ADMINISTRATION'S RESCINDS GUIDELINES

SUNY Board of Trustees’ Response to Maintaining Diversity and Inclusion Plan

NEW YORK – The Board of Trustees for The State University of New York resoundingly decries and opposes The Trump Administration’s recent dissolution of the Justice and Education Department’s policy guidelines regarding diversity and inclusion. More

 
 

[June 28, 2018]

SUNY DOWNSTATE MEDICAL CENTER EXPANDS PRIMARY CARE SERVICES AT UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL OF BROOKLYN WITH A NEW CLINIC EXPECTED TO DOUBLE PATIENT CAPACITY

New Internal Medicine Primary Care Center to Open July 2 to Patients

NEW YORK – SUNY Downstate announced the opening of a new Internal Medicine Primary Care Resident Clinic at the University Hospital of Brooklyn. More

 
 

[June 21, 2018]

SUNY DOWNSTATE UNVEILS FIRST UNIVERSITY-LED FUEL CELL ENERGY INITIATIVE TO REDUCE POWER DEMAND AND AIR POLLUTION IN BROOKLYN

Downstate, Bloom Energy, and Con Edison Install Energy Fuel Cells on Campus to Supply Hospital with Off-Grid, Clean Energy
At Zero Cost to Taxpayers, New Fuel Cell Technology Makes SUNY Downstate Part of the Solution in Reaching Governor Cuomo's Renewable and Clean Energy Goals

June 21, 2018 | Brooklyn, NY—SUNY Downstate Medical Center today unveiled an innovative new initiative to provide the institution with a new, clean-energy power source that will reduce the strain on Brooklyn’s power grid and help to reduce air pollution in the borough. More

 
 

[May 29, 2018]

SUNY DOWNSTATE MEDICAL CENTER RECOGNIZES ACCOMPLISHMENTS OF 2018 GRADUATES

Celebrates Class of 2018 as One of the Most Diverse Graduating Classes in Downstate History

May 29, 2018 | Brooklyn, NY—SUNY Downstate Medical Center held its 51st Commencement Ceremonies on Tuesday, May 22, 2018. More
 
 

[May 2, 2018]

SUNY DOWNSTATE MEDICINE DEPARTMENT CHAIR DR. MORO SALIFU RECEIVES PRESTIGIOUS MASTER RECOGNITION FROM THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS

Dr. Salifu is the only State University of New York Academic Medical Center physician, and only Brooklyn physician to be recognized in 2018

May 2, 2018 | Brooklyn, NY SUNY Downstate Department of Medicine Chairman and professor Moro Salifu, MD, MPH, MBA, MACP, was recognized as a Master of the American College of Physicians in a convocation ceremony at the recent 2018 Annual Meeting of the American College of Physicians. More
 

[April 30, 2018]

SUNY Downstate Nursing Program Ranked Among Best in New York

BROOKLYN, NY-SUNY Downstate Medical Center's pre-licensure nursing program, which has educated more active nurses who serve in New York City than any other institution, has been named among the top programs in New York State by a leading industry source. More
 
 

[April 25, 2018]

SUNY Downstate Medical Center Alumni Association Appoints Kristian R. Balgobin as its New Executive Director

APRIL 25, 2018 | BROOKLYN:  The SUNY Downstate Medical Center Alumni Association today announced the appointment of Kristian R. Balgobin as its new Executive Director, succeeding Eric T. Shoen-Ukre. More

 
 

[April 19, 2018]

SUNY Downstate president Wayne Riley appointed to the Arnold P. Gold Foundation Board of Trustees

Karen E. Watson, communications and health policy expert, also named as Trustee

Brooklyn, NY (April 19, 2018) SUNY Downstate Medical Center and The Arnold P. Gold Foundation Board Chair Richard C. Sheerr today announced that SUNY Downstate President Wayne J. Riley, M.D. was appointed as a Trustee to the Board of New Jersey-based Gold Foundation, an organization that champions the human connection in healthcare. More

 
 

[March 27, 2018]

SUNY DOWNSTATE MEDICAL CENTER LAUNCHES STATE-OF-THE-ART HAND HYGIENE PROGRAM TO HELP PREVENT THE SPREAD AND TRANSMISSION OF INFECTIONS

SUNY Downstate is the first in New York City and the first SUNY Hospital to implement the BioVigil Hand Hygiene System

Brooklyn, NY (March 26, 2018)–SUNY Downstate Medical Center (Downstate) launched a novel initiative to improve hand hygiene with the new state-of-the art BioVigil system to increase compliance by Downstate staff on proper hand hygiene to prevent the spread and transmission of infections. More

 
 

[March 16, 2018]

SUNY Downstate Startup Company Secures Over $1 Million in Seed Funding Investment for Advancement of Proprietary Cancer Companion Diagnostic Test

Research findings promise new cancer diagnostics and therapeutics to identify and select patients who can benefit from a new class of cancer drugs

Brooklyn, NY—March 16: Concarlo Holdings, LLC, a newly-formed startup biotechnology company based on SUNY Downstate research, closed today on more than $1 million in seed funding to advance the company’s proprietary cancer companion diagnostic test. More

 
 

[February 14, 2018]

SUNY Downstate’s Dr. Robert Gore Selected among 2018 Class of Presidential Leadership Scholars (PLS)

Brooklyn, NY — SUNY Downstate Emergency Medicine physician and clinical assistant professor Dr. Robert Gore was named among the 59 Scholars announced in the 2018 Class of Presidential Leadership Scholars (PLS). More

 
 

[January 10, 2018]

New York Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul Presents 2018 State of the State at SUNY Downstate after Touring Biotechnology Incubator

Brooklyn, NY — New York Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul today toured SUNY Downstate Medical Center’s Biotechnology Incubator, guided by President Wayne Riley, before presenting Governor Andrew Cuomo’s 2018 State of the State agenda to SUNY Downstate leadership and community members. More

 

[January 8, 2018]

Dawn Skeete-Walker Named Associate Vice President of Communications and Marketing at SUNY Downstate 

Brooklyn, NY – Dawn Skeete-Walker has joined SUNY Downstate Medical Center as associate vice president of communications and marketing, where she will be responsible for managing the communications/public relations and marketing efforts for both the academic and hospital sides of the institution. More

 

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