School of Public Health News from the UAlbany News Center
The State University of New York (SUNY) and the Turkish Council of Higher Education (Yükseköğretim Kurulu, YÖK) are sponsoring a joint international cancer research conference to be held on the University at Albany East Campus in Rensselaer, New York, April 15 - 17, 2015.
Renowned cancer researcher Susan P.C. Cole, Ph.D., will deliver the 6th Annual Hogarty Lecture on “Improving Cancer Treatment: Understanding the Role of Drug Resistance,” at the University at Albany’s Cancer Research Center on Thursday, March 26, at 6 p.m.
More than 600 science research students and teachers from 42 NYS schools convene at the 30th Annual Upstate New York Junior Science and Humanities Symposium on March 12 and 13 at the University. The event is among the most prestigious fora in Upstate New York for students presenting original research in a symposium-style format.
The Peace Corps lists UAlbany among the top volunteer-producing colleges and universities in the U.S., with 13 alumni currently volunteering worldwide, according to the program’s recently released 2015 rankings.
Allison Appleton, Sc.D., assistant professor of epidemiology at University at Albany, School of Public Health, has been selected as a JPB Environmental Health (EH) Fellow by the Harvard School of Public Health.