Archived Press Releases - 2011


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    December 30, 2011
    Stony Brook Faculty Named "People of the Year" 


    December 28, 2011
    King Kullen donates to Stony Brook Long Island Children's Hospital 


    December 22, 2011
    Seasonal Dinner Raises $25,000 for Pediatric MS Research at Stony Brook 


    December 22, 1011
    Study of WTC Responders: PTSD and Respiratory Illness Linked 


    December 22, 1011
    Women of the Grove Donate $27,000 to Breast Cancer Research at Stony Brook 


    December 21, 2011
    It's Good to be Good: Dr. Stephen Post on the Scientific Evidence 


    December 21, 2011
    Stony Brook University Receives $150 Million Gift from Jim and Marilyn Simons and the Simons Foundation


    December 13, 2011
     NY Islanders visit Stony Brook Long Island Children's Hospital with gifts and cheer 


    December 9, 2012
    Stony Brook Distinguished Professor Receives International Award 


    December 6, 2011
    West African Girl Receives Corrective Hand Surgery at Stony Brook 


    December 5, 2011
    Stony Brook University School of Medicine Granted Full Accreditation Status 


    December 2, 2011
    SBUMC Physician, Nursing Administrator receive health care heroes awards 


    November 30, 2011
    Stony Brook Medical Faculty Receive Award for Excellence in Clinical Practice 


    November 28, 2011
    Gynecologic Oncologist Specializing in Minimally Invasive Procedures Joins Stony Brook  


    November 18, 2011
    SBUH Dedicates New Annex for Emergency Psychiatric Program


    November 17, 2011
    CDC Scientist Pivotal in Defining AIDS Epidemic Highlights Global Health Day 


    November 15, 2011
    Stony Brook Professor Emeritus to Receive Prominent Award in Psychiatry 


    November 14, 2011
    Pediatric Rheumatologist Joins Stony Brook Children's 


    November 9, 2011
    Study Links Toxic Component in Herbal Remedies to Kidney Failure and Cancer 


    November 3, 2011
    Stony Brook Physician Named to SNIS National Leadership Position 


    November 3, 2011
    Pediatric Diabetes Specialist Joins Stony Brook Children's 


    November 1, 2011
    Dr. Benjamin Luft Discusses 9/11 Oral Histories at Library of Congress 


    October 21, 2011
    "Meeting of the Minds" Presents Latest Advances in Neurosciences 


    October 20, 2011
    Time to Eat Real at National Food Day 


    October 17, 2011
    Heart Failure Specialist Joins Stony Brook


    October 17, 2011
    Life Sciences Summit Maps Out Next-Generation Medicines 


    October 17, 2011
    Stony Brook Professor Receives NIH Grant for Chronic Fatigue Management Program 


    October 13, 2011
    5K Run for Children Benefits Hospitalized Patients 


    October 4, 2011
    Seafood: Can there be too much of a good thing?


    September 28, 2011
    Ceremony Lights Flames Against Women's Cancers 


    September 19, 2011
    Harvest Sunset Dinner Benefits Pediatric MS Research 


    September 19, 2011
    Stony Brook Surgery Residents Compete at "Surgical Skills Olympics" 


    September 13, 2011
    "Liz Kelly Run for the Sun" Honors Life of a SBU Student, Patient



    September 9, 2011
    Study: High-Risk Stroke Patients without Stents had Fewer Second Strokes


    September 8, 2011
    Dr. Benjamin Luft's 9/11 Oral History Project at Stony Brook to be Featured on "60 Minutes" 


    September 7, 2011
    "Living Well with MS" Patient Education Series 


    September 7, 2011
    Getting a Grip on Geriatric Pain: Fall Seminar Series 


    September 6, 2011
    Roar! Back to School with Dinosaurs

     August 29, 2011
    Kite-Flying Festival Raises Awareness about Childhood Cancer 
     August 28, 2011
    Vascular Surgery Specialist Joins Growing Division
     August 24, 2011
    SBU Heart Center expands use of procedure
     August 23, 2011
    124 Incoming Stony Brook Med Students Start Journey Into Medicine, Get "White Coat" 
     August 17, 2011
    Stony Brook Researchers Report New Technique to Stimulate Heart Muscle By Light, May Lead to Light-Controlled Pacemakers 
     August 16, 2011
    5k Walk/Run At Scenic Flowerfield In St. James To Benefit "Fit Kids For Life" Program At Stony Brook Children's Hospital
     August 16, 2011
    Stony Brook Appoints Nationally Recognized Leader in Bariatric and Minimally Invasive Surgery as Chief of General Surgery 
     August 15, 2011
    SBU School of Dental Medicine Reaches Out to Homeless  
     August 15, 2011
    Summer Soiree Raises $240,000 for National Pediatric MS Center at Stony Brook
     August 11, 2011
    Stony Brook Researcher Reports Increase In Hospitalization For Children With Psychiatric Disorders 
     August 9, 2011
    SBU Heart Center Helps AHA Raise Half Million Dollars at Hamptons Benefit 
     July 29, 2011
    Walk for Beauty kick off celebration 
     July 29, 2011
    Apostolos K. Tassiopoulos M.D. has been appointed Chief of the Division of Vascular Surgery
     July 27, 2011
    SBUMC Is Among "Most Wired" Hospital in US 
     July 26, 2011
    Stony Brook WTC Medical Monitoring Program Expands to Nassau, Brooklyn
     July 26, 2011
    Dr. Eckard Wimmer Honored by Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences
      July 22, 2011
    Stony Brook "Top Docs" Listed in NY Magazine 
      July 22, 2011
    Stony Brook Children's NICU Family Reunion:Once The Tiniest Patients, Kids Celebrate Big With Staff
     July 21, 2011
    State Farm Agents Donate Teddy Bears to Patients at Stony Brook Children's
     July 19, 2011
    World Premiere of "9/11: An American Requiem" Featured at Stony Brook Film Festival
     July 18, 2011
    Stony Brook Study: No Lasting Impacts on Cognitive and Behavioral Outcomes Due to Bedsharing
      July 18, 2011
    Stony Brook Children's Readies for All-Private-Room NICU Opening 
     July 12, 2011
    Lions Club Donates $50,000 to Stony Brook Ophthalmology for Equipment to Combat Blindness
     July 12, 2011
    Stony Brook University Hospital Named Third Most Beautiful Hospital in America
     July 8, 2011
    Auxiliary Donates $250,000 to Stony Brook Long Island Children's Hospital
     July 6, 2011
    Suffolk Woman Receives Lifesaving Heart Device
     June 29, 2011
    Mysterious Brain Injury Leads Smithtown Undergrad into Pre-Med Studies 
     June 16, 2011
    Actress Ann Jillian Inspires Fellow Survivors at Stony Brook's National Cancer Survivors Day
     June 9, 2011
    SBUMC Radiation Oncology Earns Three-Year ACR-ASTRO Accreditation
      June 8, 2011
    SBUMC Earns National Recertification as Advanced Primary Stroke Center
     June 7, 2011
    SBU Biomedical Engineer Elected Into AIMBE's College of Fellows
     June 6, 2011
    Stony Brook Pathology Team Demonstrates Breakthrough Method of Stem Cell Expansion
     June 3, 2011
    SBUMC Participates in Partnership to Achieve Faster, Less Expensive Clinical Trials

    June 1, 2011
    "Summer Soiree" Benefits Stony Brook's National Pediatric MS Center

     May 31, 2011
    118 New MDs from SBU School of Medicine Launch Careers

    May 27, 2011
    Turning Scientific Potential Into Realized Biomedicine: Stony Brook University and BNL Host First Clinical Research Day


    May 25, 2011
    "Don't Fry Day" Rings in Summer Sun Protection Season, Stony Brook Supports National Campaign 


    May 20, 2011
    Stony Brook University Center for Biotechnology Launches Commercialization Fund

     May 18, 2011
    6,000 Twirling Pinwheels Signify Hope Against ALS at Stony Brook Ride for Life Event 
     May 18, 2011
    Stony Brook Cerebrovascular Center Offers Revolutionary New Treatment of Complex Cerebral Aneurysms 
     May 18, 2011
    Overuse Injuries, Concussions, Among Topics at First Stony Brook Sports Medicine Symposium 
      May 12, 2011
    SBU and Brookhaven Lab Researchers Explore Bench-to-Bedside Collaborations at First Clinical Research Day 
      May 11, 2011
    New Study Shows Rape in the Democratic Republic of Congo Widespread 
      May 9, 2011
    Stony Brook Children's Health & Safety Expo Focuses on Health Issues for LI's Next Generation

    May 5, 2011
    Minority High School Students Learn About Healthcare Careers, Graduate From HOPE Program

     May 5, 2011
    Free Skin Cancer Screening at SBU Cancer Center
     May 4, 2011
    Stony Brook Children's Chief Receives Distinguished Service Award 
     May 4, 2011
    SBUMC Receives Two National Patient Safety Awards 
     May 3, 2011
    Dr. Vincent Yang appointed Chair, Department of Medicine, Stony Brook University School of Medicine 
     April 29, 2011
    "Walk for Beauty" Raises $50,000 For Stony Brook Cancer Research 
     April 28, 2011
    SBU Researchers Uncover Potential Biomarker For Aggressive Breast Cancer
     April 21, 2011
    Stony Brook University Hospital Reduces Its Carbon Footprint
      April 18, 2011
    Golden Globe Winner to Inspire Stony Brook Patients at National Cancer Survivors Day
      April 13, 2011
    Why These Moms Walk: SBLICH Hosts "March for Babies"
     April 4, 2011
    Dr. Kenneth Kaushansky Elected to Association of American Physicians Council  
      May 7, 2011
    3rd Annual BENCH 5K Run/Walk and 1K Fun Run to Benefit the Sunrise Fund
     March 28, 2011
    Stony Brook Physician First on Long Island Using Robotic Surgery for ENT Procedures 
     April 4, 2011
    Stony Brook Study: Use of Cardiac CT Reduces Unnecessary Hospital Admissions 
     March 29, 2011
    SBUMC Ranks Top 10 in US News Best Hospital Metro Area Rankings 
      March 24, 2011
    Villa Lombardi's Event Raises $50,000 for MS Center
     March 24, 2011
    Stony Brook Med Students Land Residencies Nationwide 
     March 15, 2011
    Stony Brook Researchers Uncover New Role for Mitochondria 
     March 14, 2011
    Does Treating Periodontitis Improve Diabetes? Stony Brook Leads National Trial
     March 11, 2011
    Family of Recovering Boy Donates Xbox to Stony Brook Burn Center 
       March 8, 2011
    SBUMC Cerebrovascular Center Expands
     February 18, 2011
    Junior High Students Support Stony Brook Program Providing HIV/AIDS Education for Professionals 
     February 18, 2011
    Living Well With MS: SBUMC Patient Education Series 
     February 17, 2011
    Head and Neck Surgeon Specializing in Minimally Invasive Endoscopy Joins Stony Brook 
     February 14, 2011
    Stony Brook to Host March of Dimes March for Babies 2011 
     March 7, 2011
    Stony Brook's VAD Program Receives Joint Commission Accreditation 

     February 4, 2011
    SBUMC Helps LI Child Care Agencies Achieve DOH Breastfeeding-Friendly Designation 

      February 14-16, 2011
    Free Cholesterol Screenings

     February 15, 2011
    Educational Presentation: 2011 Update on Urologic Cancers
      February 4 -18, 2011
    Free Lectures on Heart Health
     February 4, 2011
    SBU School of Dental Medicine  "Give Kids a Smile" With Free Care
     February 3, 2011
    Gary Bie Joins Stony Brook University Hospital as CFO 
     February 2, 2011
    SBU Study: Cancer Drug Shows Increased Risk of Death When Used With Other Therapies 
      January 25, 2011
    E-Health Information Exchange Industry Leader to Speak at Stony Brook
     January 19, 2011
    SBU School of Medicine Opens High-Tech Surgical Skills Center 
     January 18, 2011
    Stony Brook University Cancer Center Employee to Co-Chair National Survivorship Committee 
     January 18, 2011
    SBUMC Dedicates Name For ALS Clinic, Honors Christopher Pendergast 
      January 3, 2011
    SBUMC Offers Free CME's for Community Physicians on Emerging Techniques and Procedures