ALBANY, N.Y. (October 31, 2011) – More than 200 scientists, researchers and industry thought leaders from around the globe will gather at the University at Albany's RNA Institute Nov. 3-4 to discuss RNA research and assess its progress and potential, particularly for diagnosis and treatment of diseases.
Leaders in Health Care Industry to Address Health Disparities in Sexual Minorities
ALBANY, N.Y. (October 31, 2011) – In conjunction with the University at Albany’s Center for the Elimination of Minority Health Disparities and School of Social Welfare, leading physicians, social workers, psychologists and nurses from across the nation and Puerto Rico will meet to address health inequalities among sexual minorities.
ALBANY, N.Y. (October 27, 2011) – Five University at Albany scientists have launched novel partnerships with researchers from the Wadsworth Center, New York State Department of Health; Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; UMass Amherst; and Williams College to advance ribonucleic acid (RNA) biomedical technologies.
Congressman Chris Gibson (NY-20) was joined by UAlbany CNSE Senior Vice President and CEO Dr. Alain Kaloyeros to announce the launch of the Solar Energy Development Center in Halfmoon, N.Y., an integral component of the CNSE green energy initiative.
ALBANY, N.Y. (October 25, 2011) -- Worldwide, millions of women of reproductive age are exposed each year to low to moderate concentrations of arsenic in drinking water. UAlbany scientists will conduct a study on the correlation between inorganic arsenic (iAs) and spontaneous abortion of clinically-recognized pregnancies.
ALBANY, N.Y. (October 24, 2011) -- The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)/World Health Organization (WHO) has named the University at Albany’s Institute for Health and the Environment as a Collaborating Center in Environmental Health.
Fall Came Alive on Campus with Fallbany!
ALBANY, N.Y. (October 20, 2011) -- More than 7,000 people of all ages from the campus and regional communities enjoyed a bountiful harvest of fun, foods, faculty authors and festivities at the third annual UAlbany fall festival – this year dubbed "Fallbany" – on Saturday, October 15.
Albany, N.Y. - October 19, 2011 -- The University at Albany hosted a day-long National Science Foundation forum aimed at aiding researchers, educators and scientists in successfully vying for federal research funding, as well as discussing potential research proposals with NSF officials.
Video: Magic Johnson Scores With Message of Giving Back
ALBANY, N.Y. (October 17, 2011) -- An estimated 3,000 students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends of the University at Albany were in attendance to listen to basketball legend, entrepreneur, and philanthropist Earvin 'Magic' Johnson at the Fall 2011 World Within Reach Speaker Series event.
UAlbany Honors Alumni: NY Times Art Critic and Heroic Area Doctor ALBANY, N.Y. (Oct. 11, 2011) -- Ken Johnson, a New York Times art critic, and Robert J. Paeglow, M.D., an Albany physician who gained national prominence for providing free medical care to the underserved and underinsured, will share their accomplishments at UAlbany’s annual “Reaching Higher, Achieving More” luncheon on October 14.
ALBANY, N.Y. (October 6, 2011) – A memorial tribute to former University at Albany President Vincent O'Leary will be held Sunday, Oct. 16 at 11 a.m. in the Recital Hall of the Performing Arts Center on UAlbany's main campus. Friends and colleagues will share remembrances. The event is open to the public.