Thomas E. Taylor, a member of the law firm Bousquet Holstein PLLC, has been asked to participate in the selection of a new Dean for the College of Medicine at Upstate Medical University. The Search Committee is hoping to have identified a new Dean by early 2017.
Tom, who recently Chaired the search for the new President of Upstate Medical University, currently serves as the interim Chair of the Council.
Upstate Medical University in Syracuse 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, Upstate Medical University’s mission is to improve the health of the community through education, biomedical research and health care. Upstate focuses on the most prevalent human diseases, including cancer, diabetes, heart disease, nervous system disorders, vision, and infectious diseases. The quest for treatments and cures is built upon expertise in structural, molecular and systems biology.
The Upstate University Health System serves 1.8 million people, often the most seriously ill and injured, and includes Upstate University Hospital, Upstate University Hospital at Community Campus, Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital, the newly opened Cancer Center and numerous satellite sites.