Archived Press Releases - 2010


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      December 30, 2010
    Renowned Community Cardiologist Joins Stony Brook School of Medicine 

      December 29, 2010
    Become a Certified EMT: SBU School of Health Technology and Management Runs Spring Course

      December 23, 2010
    Stony Brook Physician Receives Top Honor by Medical Society of NY 

     December 23, 2010
    QuackerJack and Ducks' Harrelson Bring Toys to SBUMC Pediatric Patients 

     December 23, 2010
    Renowned Community Cardiologist Joins Stony Brook 

     December 22, 2010
    Stony Brook University Hospital Construction Crew Spreads Holiday Cheer 

     December 21, 2010
    NY Islanders Play Santa for Hospitalized Kids at SBUMC 

     December 15, 2010
    SBU Physician Elected Governor of ACC for Downstate NY 

     December 14, 2010
    A Holiday Present for a Medical Miracle: SBUMC Dedicates ALS Clinic for LI Man 17 Years After Diagnosis

     December 9, 2010
    Helping Amputees Walk: SBUMC Physical Therapy Conducts Study

     December 3, 2010
    SBUMC Bioethics Professor Receives Award For Research On Generosity 

     December 2, 2010
    New Chief of ENT Services Named at Stony Brook

     November 30, 2010
    "Harvest Lunch" Benefits Pediatric MS Research at SBUMC 

      November 18, 2010
    SBUMC Anesthesiologist Receives Award For Excellence In Clinical Practice 

      November 18, 2010
    Stony Brook implements new communication system in OR 

     November 11, 2010
    SBUMC and Community Raise $114,000 at Suffolk County's Only AHA Heart Walk 

     November 11, 2010
    SBUMC Receives Livestrong Community Impact Project Award Benefitting Cancer Survivors 

      November 10, 2010
    SBUMC wins Consumers Choice 

     November 10, 2010
    PECASE Award to Alfredo Fontanini in Neurobiology and Behavior 

      November 8, 2010
    SBUMC Researcher Bikes Nearly 300 Miles for an "Alzheimer's Breakthrough" 

    Markus Seeliger, Ph.D., Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmacological Sciences at SBUMC October 27, 2010
    SBU Pharmacology Professor Receives New Scholar Award for Research on Aging 

      October 27, 2010
    Study: Older Patients Surviving Sepsis More Likely to Develop Cognitive Problems 

     November 5, 2010
    SBUMC Designated as Breast Center of Excellence 

     October 21, 2010
    Change for Children Kicks Off in Bayport Elementary School 

    Benjamin Luft, M.D., Professor of Medicine, Stony Brook University Medical Center October 13, 2010
    SBU Researcher and Colleagues Unravel Genetic Blueprint of Lyme Disease Bacteria

     October 12, 2010
    NIH Awards SBU Professor of Biomedical Engineering "Quantum" Grant for Cardiovascular Device Research


    October 12, 2010
    SBU Biomedical Engineer Receives NIH New Innovator Award

     October 12, 2010
    Pediatric ED Tip #4 = Fall sports injuries - know when to go to the ED

     October 1, 2010
    Novel Colon Cancer Prevention Compound Discovered by Stony Brook Researchers

     September 28, 2010
    100 Bone Marrow Transplant Recipients "Celebrate Life" With Stony Brook Cancer Specialist

     September 28, 2010
    SBU Students Swing for the Fences to Benefit Stony Brook Children's

     September 17, 2010
    "Walk for Beauty" to Benefit SBUMC Patients, Support Research

     September 24, 2010
    Stony Brook Employees Band Together for Haiti With Donations

     September 16, 2010
    Taking Swings to Beat ALS at "Ride for Life" Golf Tournament


    September 15, 2010
    SBU Researcher Identifies Way to Improve Treatment of Aggression in Children With ADHD



    September 15, 2010
    SBU Lifesciences Summit Brings "Bench-to-Bedside" Scientists With Execs, Educators

     September 14, 2010
    SBUMC Names Nationally Recognized Cancer Expert to Grow Bone Marrow Transplant Program

     September 9, 2010
    Step Out Against Heart Disease at Suffolk County's Only AHA Heart Walk in Stony Brook

     September 3, 2010
    San Jose Man Makes Cross-Continental Journey for IRE Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer

     August 31, 2010
    SBUMC Pediatric Imaging Specialist Advocates Use of 3D Fetal MRI

     August 31, 2010
    15-Year Blood Donor First to Reach 300 Platelet Donations at SBUMC

     August 27, 2010
    Government Officials Become "Med Students" at SBUMC's First Project Medical Education

     August 18, 2010
    Summer Night at Sandcastle Draws 400+ and 'The Mayor'

     August 17, 2010
    SBUMC Cancer Researchers Awarded LILAC Grant for Tumor Simulation Equipment

     August 16, 2010
    Summer Health Tip #3 - Mosquito Bites, Tics, Poison Ivy

     August 11, 2010
    Bridging the gap between clinicians and researchers in Psychology

     August 10, 2010
    SBUMC Pediatric Imaging Specialist Creates Protocols for Lowest CT Radiation Doses

     August 4, 2010
    New Mammal-Like Crocodile Fossil Discovered by SBU Researcher and International Scientific Team

     August 4, 2010
    SBUMC Prostate Care Program Recognized With NY State Proclamation

     August 3, 2010
    Live Piano Music for Patients at SBU Hospital

     July 23, 2010
    SBUMC Physician: Reform of Primary Care Could Reduce Costly Diagnostic Errors

     July 21, 2010
    SBUH Volunteer Wins President's Call to Service Award

     July 15, 2010
    SBU Hospital's GI Services Ranks 48th Nationally  in U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals Issue

     July 1, 2010
    Son of Late Actor Christopher Reeve Addresses SBU Health Sciences Grads

     July 1, 2010
    Pediatric Cardiac Imaging Specialist Joins SBUMC

     June 30, 2010
    Stony Brook Children's Joins National Network of Children's Hospitals

     June 30, 2010
    Stony Brook University Medical Center Launches Children's Hospital

     June 14, 2010
    SBUMC Breaks Ground on $2.2 Million CPEP Annex

     June 10, 2010
    SBUMC Employs Use of Latest High-Tech External Beam Radiotherapy for Cancer Patients

     June 1, 2010
    SBU Medical Educator Named to National Board of Medical Examiners

     May 28, 2010
    SBUH Nurse Practitioner Receives Distinguished Honor

     May 28, 2010
    New Doctors on Call -- SBU School of Medicine Graduates 113

     May 25, 2010
    Seasonal Health Tip #1 from the Pediatric Emergency Department at SBUH: Pool Safety

     May 20,2010
    Cub Scouts Give Toys to Hospitalized Kids at SBUMC

     May 20, 2010
    First Woman "Biggest Loser" Winner Tours NICU at Stony Brook

     May 17, 2010
    SBUMC First on LI to Implant Heart-Pumping Device

      May 17, 2010
    SBU-led Study: Americans 50+ are More Positive

      May 6, 2010
    SBUMC Stroke Program Holds Prevention Lecture During National Awareness Month

     May 4, 2010
    SBUMC Surgical Seminars: Minimally Invasive Ways to Treat GI Cancers, Plastic Surgery Techniques

     May 3, 2010
    SBUMC Public Health Professor Named to NYS Minority Health Council


    May 3, 2010
    SBU Biomedical Engineering Professor Elected to Prestigious College of Fellows

      April 30, 2010
    Dan Rather Interviews SBUMC's Dr. Szema on Iraq Burn Pits and High Soldier Asthma Rates

     April 28, 2010
    SBUMC Kidney Transplant Program Donates To Special Summer Camp for Kids

     May 1, 2010
    Lacrosse for Autism to Benefit the Cody Center

     April 25, 2010
    5th Annual CODY Walk for Autism

     April 14, 2010
    SBU Research on Drug "Residence Time" May Help Improve Diagnostics/Therapy

     April 14, 2010
    New CT Scanner Enhances SBUMC's Non-Invasive Diagnosis Technologies

     April 17, 2010
    Dupuytren's Disease Symposium

     April 13, 2010
    Internationally Recognized Cancer Biologists Reveal Latest on Stem Cells, Metastases at SBU Symposium

     April 9, 2010
    SBU Prof Tests Phone-Based System to Help Patients Manage Arthritis

     April 7, 2010
    SBUMC Celebrates New Pediatric Emergency Department

     March 30, 2010
    SBU Med Students Provide Screenings, Education at Health Fair

      March 30, 2010
    SBU Dental Care Center Holds Free Oral Health Evaluation Day

     March 26, 2010
    112 SBUMC Med Students Find "Match"

     March 26, 2010
    SBUMC Cardiologists Editors of Only Textbook on Cardiac Intensive Care Medicine

     March 18, 2010
    SBUMC Adult Echocardiography Program Reaccredited

     March 17, 2010
    SBUMC MS Comprehensive Care Center Runs Patient Education Series

     March 16, 2010
    SBUH Auxiliary Receives Distinguished Service Award

      March 11, 2010
    SBUMC Organizes "Shamrocks for Haiti"

     March 10, 2010
    Internationally Recognized Epidemiologist Named Emeritus at SBUMC

     March 8, 2010
    4th Grade Philanthropists Raise Funds for SBUMC Haiti Relief

     March 4, 2010
    SBUMC Surgeon Is First to Use Innovative "IRE" On Pancreatic Tumor

     March 4, 2010
    New Breast Surgeon Joins SBUMC

      March 2, 2010
    SBUMC Cystic Fibrosis Center First on LI with Specialized Infant PFT Equipment

     March 2, 2010
    Dr. Yupo Ma to Build Cancer Stem Cell Program and Direct Flow Cytometry

     February 16, 2010
    SBUH Director Named Master, American Society for Clinical Pathology

     February 11, 2010
    Five-piece Dinosaur Exhibit Unveiled at Stony Brook University Hospital

     February 3, 2010
    FDA Approves Drug Discovered by SBUMC Orthopaedic Researchers

     February 2, 2010
    Center Moriches Man Completes 200th Platelet Donation, Receives Commemorative Watch

     January 22, 2010
    SBUMC Child Life Program Receives Outpouring of Support

     January 20, 2010
    SBUMC CEO Dr. Strongwater Receives David Award

     January 5, 2010
    SBUMC and WMHO Launch Unique Educational Program at 300-Year-Old  Thompson House