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Pilot Study Suggests Possible Connection Between PTSD and Risk for Dementia in 911 Responders

A new pilot study led by researchers at Stony Brook University and the Stony Brook World Trade Center Health and Wellness Program suggests that there may be a link between chronic PTSD in responders and neurodegeneration.
5-Mar-2019 3:20 PM EST Add to Favorites


Study Finds Atypical Communications in Autism May Aid Diagnosis, Treatment Targets

Stony Brook University autism researchers investigating atypical communications characteristics of children being treated for autism spectrum disorder (ASD) found that these youths experience a wider range of communication difficulties compared to...
4-Mar-2019 11:30 AM EST Add to Favorites


Research Points Toward Possible New Treatment for Periodontitis

Stony Brook University researchers reveal new details about how fimbriae are assembled in the periodontitis disease process and demonstrate that by targeting P gingivalis with certain peptides inhibits the fimbriae, thus potentially halting the...
4-Mar-2019 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites


Simons Foundation President Marilyn Hawrys Simons To Be Honored at Stars of Stony Brook Gala April 10 at Chelsea Piers, NYC

Stony Brook University will honor alumna and Simons Foundation President Marilyn Hawrys Simons, BA ’74, PhD ’84 at its 20th Stars of Stony Brook Gala, Wednesday, April 10 at Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers. Hosted annually by the Stony Brook...
21-Feb-2019 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites


SBUH Appoints New Chief Nursing Officer

Stony Brook University Hospital has appointed Julie Mirkin, DNP, MA, RN, as the Chief Nursing Officer, effective February 7.
15-Feb-2019 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites


Amazon Grant to Fund Malicious Bot Detection Project

Stony Brook University computer scientist Nick Nikiforakis has received a 2018 Amazon Research Award for his work in the area of Internet security. The award includes $64,000 to help fund a project that attracts, “fingerprints,” and tracks web...
13-Feb-2019 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites


New Theory Illustrates the Development of the Universe May be Different Than we Thought

Theoretical physicists are presenting a new idea that suggests an alternative history of the universe is possible. Let by Stony Brook University, details of the study are published in Physical Review Letters.
4-Feb-2019 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites


Ken Dill to Receive National Award for Protein Folding Research

Ken A. Dill, PhD, Distinguished Professor and the Louis and Beatrice Laufer Endowed Chair of Physical and Quantitative Biology at Stony Brook University, has been named co-winner of the 2019 American Physical Society’s (APS) Max Delbrück Prize in...
25-Jan-2019 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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To provide comprehensive undergraduate, graduate, and professional education of the highest quality;

To carry out research and intellectual endeavors of the highest international standards that advance knowledge and have immediate or long-range practical significance;

To provide leadership for economic growth, technology, and culture for neighboring communities and the wider geographic region;

To provide state-of-the-art innovative health care, while serving as a resource to a regional health care network and to the traditionally underserved;

To fulfill these objectives while celebrating diversity and positioning the University in the global community.


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