Press Releases

A Testimony to Life, Legacy, and Enduring Love

June 16, 2023

Vanessa Tran, CRNA, MS ’18 and her husband, Chris Baker, have established the Tran-Baker Memorial CRNA Endowed Scholarship at Albany Medical College in memory of their unborn daughter, Isabelle. The…

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Three Receive Albany Medical Center’s Highest Honor

June 13, 2023

Three longtime leaders of Albany Medical Center and cornerstones of the Albany Med Health System’s foundation were presented with the System’s highest honor – the Pillars Award – at a…

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Albany Medical College’s 2023 Commencement Ceremonies 

May 5, 2023

Albany Medical College awarded 224 degrees today during the 185th Commencement ceremonies at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center.  Speakers included Alan Boulos, MD ’94, The Lynne and Mark D. Groban,…

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Tartaglia Scholarship Recipient Shares Gratitude

November 18, 2022

Joshua Lyons, MD ’22, is featured in the November 2022 Pillars Society newsletter. A printing error has delayed the distribution of an hardcopy version, but it will be reprinted and…

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Golf Tournament Sets Fundraising Record

October 19, 2022
An Albany Medical Center Foundation employee sits with Children's Hospital patients at the annual golf tournament.

A record $194,000 was raised at the 31st Annual Golf Tournament to benefit the Bernard & Millie Duker Children’s Hospital, the only children’s hospital in the 25-county region of northeastern…

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Two Researchers Win Albany Prize

October 13, 2022

Pioneering biochemists C. David Allis, PhD, and Michael Grunstein, PhD, share coveted award Prize recognizes groundbreaking work on the role of histones in gene expression Discoveries have been critical to…

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Light up the Night Raises $300,000

August 1, 2022

Light Up the Night, Albany Medical Center’s annual summer gala, raised $301,442 for the Department of Emergency Medicine. More than 500 guests attended the event at Saratoga National Golf Club on…

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Dr. King earns prestigious fellowship

June 13, 2022

KMarie King, MD, Henry and Sally Schaffer Chair of the Department of Surgery and professor and chief of Surgery, has been selected as a fellow in the prestigious Hedwig van…

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Dean and Hospital Director Named

June 2, 2022

May 9, 2022 – Albany , NY Longtime Neurosurgeon Alan Boulos, MD ’94, Named 18th Dean of Albany Medical CollegeDr. Peter Paige Named Hospital General Director Dr. Boulos, of Glenmont,…

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