Dr. Barbara Anne Wiard Streeten, 89, emeritus faculty member of Pathology and Ophthalmology, passed recently.  In addition to the many distinguished honors she held, Dr. Streeten was a passionate philanthropist.  Her family requests that gifts in her honor go to the new Barbara W. Streeten, MD, Ophthalmology and Pathology Resident Research Fund. 





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News From Upstate Medical University Upstate Medical University
Estate of Robert M. McElfresh donates $100,000 in support of Upstate’s Community Campus
More than 60 years after Robert M. McElfresh received care at what is now the Upstate University Hospital Community Campus, his philanthropic gift will help patients of today.

Upstate takes center ice for health awareness at Syracuse Crunch game Feb. 27
Billed as Hockey and Heels: A Night of Women’s Health, the special event will feature free blood pressure, body mass index and cardiac risk assessment screenings that will take place in the War Memorial.

Elizabeth Blackwell and Sarah Loguen Fraser lectures presented in February
Two key lectures at Upstate reflect and honor Upstate graduates Elizabeth Blackwell and Sarah Loguen

Upstate medical students celebrate Compassionate Care day
Students in the Gold Humanism Honor Society at Upstate will deliver pill boxes to patients as a small gesture of kindness reinforcing the need to show compassionate care to patients.

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