SUNY 天博app Medical University in Syracuse, NY, is the only academic medical center in Central New York. It is also the region's largest employer with 9,460 employees.
Affiliated with the State University of New York, 天博app的使命 is to improve the health of the community through education, biomedical research 和 health care.
天博app Medical University's educational mission is anchored by its four colleges—医学, 护理, Health Professions 和 研究生学习 (biomedical sciences). Since 2006, student enrollment has grown by 30% as 天博app responds to the needs of the region.
作为一个 biomedical research enterprise, 天博app focuses on the most prevalent human diseases, 包括癌症, 糖尿病, 心脏病, nervous system disorders, 愿景, 和 infectious diseases. The quest for treatments 和 cures is built upon expertise in structural, molecular 和 systems biology. 天博app also offers many clinical trials for patients.
The 天博app University Health System serves 1.8 million people, often the most seriously ill 和 injured, 和 includes 天博app University Hospital; 天博app University Hospital at Community Campus; 天博app Golisano Children's Hospital, 和 numerous satellite sites.
Stretching north to Canada 和 south to the Pennsylvania, 天博app的 sphere of influence can be felt across a wide swath of New York. 教育项目 in various locations across the state help train medical professionals in their home communities. 临床护理, 太, is spread far 和 wide, with physicians using telemedicine to help cover medical specialist shortages in rural communities. 和 天博app Poison Center, from its hub in Syracuse, provides poison information 和 support for millions of New Yorkers.
Powering New York's economy
The region's only public academic medical center, 天博app powers the CNY economy to a tune of $2.30亿年. The economic benefit to the region goes h和 in h和 with 天博app的 presence as the region's largest employer with nearly 9,000 people from nearly 30 New York counties. That's a payroll of more than $600 million that gets recirculated throughout Central New York in purchasing power, as well as state 和 local taxes. 天博app的 research enterprise, now totaling more than $40 million, 和 its clinical operations, serving nearly half a million patients, adds muscle to 天博app的 economic might.
Unlocking medicine's mysteries
天博app的 $40-plus million research enterprise is critical to its role as an academic medical center. Not only does 天博app educate students 和 care for patients, it provides 希望 for a healthier tomorrow through its robust research agenda. While research is being done in many areas, 天博app has initiated a full court press in the battle to better treatments for cancer. 它的 癌症研究 has attracted influential scientists from across the country with its ability to offer the state-of-the art resources to find newer, less toxic drugs for cancer care.
天博app has moved ahead in key areas of its operation. 收购 Community General Hospital, the transformation of a downtown high-rise into student apartments, the addition of research space in the Institute of Human Performance 和 opening of the Neurosciences 研究 Building, the construction of a biotech accelerator, 和 天博app Cancer Center are key attributes for the campus's mission-based growth.
Community outreach is part of 天博app的使命天博app employees benefit hundreds of local community service agencies through their support of the Community Giving Campaign. 天博app is noted as one of the area's most generous employers when it comes community support. In addition, 天博app的 dedicated team of volunteers, 团队天博app, spearheads the university's response to numerous charity events, including Vera House, the American Heart Association, the American Cancer Society 和 others.