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SCIENCE AND RESEARCH AWARENESS SERIES (SARAS)The Department of Anesthesiology will be organizing the 14th annual SARAS At Stony Brook Medical Center program.
This is a 3 week program, July 10 to 28, that consists of discussions, brain storm sessions, lectures, experts’ views, video workshops and hands on workshops. Your UUP colleagues are responsible for this wonderful program. Registration opened on January 15, 2017 to high school students. Acceptance is on a first come first serve basis. For more information about the program CLICK HERE
Angella Forde & Kester Haye, M.D., Phd
were honored at the annual Pathology Department Gala on February 17, 2017. Angella Forde was awarded the “Outstanding Service Award” and Kester Haye, M.D., PhD. was named “Outstanding Resident” by the Pathology/Anatomical Pathology. Congratulations!
Angella Forde is active in UUP. She is an elected SB HSC UUP Delegate, the Chair of the Chapter Affirmative Action Committee and Co-Chair of the Chapter Action Project (CAP) Committee.
Kester Haye, M.D., PhD. is a Resident and UUP member who is working to further the mission of the Pathology Department.
Chapter Officers will ChangeAnother chapter election cycle will begin in January. Nomination forms will be mailed to your homes on or after January 18. Consider running for a chapter position. Become a Professional or an Academic Delegate and represent our members at statewide meetings. Consider running for one of our chapter officer positions; President , Vice President for Academics, Vice President for Professionals, Secretary, Treasurer, Officer for Contingents, or our first Officer for Retirees.
Get involved! Your energy, your ideas, and your skills are needed at the chapter. If you plan run for an officer position submit you candidate statement and photo to our newsletter editor before close of business 2/7. We will publish officer candidate statements in a special edition of our chapter newsletter, Bridges. If you plan to run for any elected chapter position be sure to adhere to the 2017-2019 Chapter Elections Calendar available HERE
The University Club for faculty and professional staff, holds its gathering in the Simons Center Building on Fridays, 4:30 – 6:30 pm. A complimentary lite buffet is sponsored by various campus departments and groups. Wine and beer ($5) and soft drinks ($2) are available. RSVP is requested. CLICK HERE to RSVP.
The Coalition of Active Retired Members (COARM) LI Regional Meeting.
Are you a retired UUP member? Consider attending The next LI Regional COARM Meeting.
The Chapter Action Project (CAP) program is a three-year union initiative funded by NYSUT and developed by UUP to assist in building a chapter-based structure to recruit and engage new union members and activists.
SB HSC CAP CORNER NEWS May 2017 CLICK HERE
SB HSC CAP CORNER NEWS Mar 2017 CLICK HERE
SB HSC CAP CORNER NEWS Jan 2017 CLICK HERE
SB HSC CAP CORNER NEWS Oct 2016 CLICK HERE
The Bylaws Committee will continue their work. Our chapter bylaws need to be updated to be in line with the UUP statewide constitution. Please watch for announcements regarding the bylaws.
The 1990 Bylaws can be accessed HERE
The 2012 Proposed Bylaws can be accessed HERE
Stony Brook Smoking Policy
To view the Smoking Policy CLICK HERE