Stony Brook Southampton Officials Break Ground On New Marine Sciences Center Standing in front of two boats—one adorned with a banner sporting Stony Brook University's logo for its School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences—elected officials, students, faculty and members of the community at large gathered on a sunny Friday afternoon in Shinnecock Hills to celebrate the ground-breaking of a new multi-million dollar marine sciences center at Stony Brook Southampton. Stony Brook to Collaborate With "NextStep" to Build a Rehabilitation Facility for People with Paralysis Stony Brook University, through its School of Health Technology and Management (SHTM), is collaborating with Los Angeles-based NextStep Fitness with the intention to build the organization's first fitness and wellness facility in New York State for people with paralysis and spinal cord injuries. NextStep founder Janne Kouri, a former Georgetown University star football player paralyzed in a ... Stony Brook to build spinal cord injury rehab center Stony Book is collaborating with Los Angeles-based NextStep Fitness to build the organization's first fitness and wellness facility in New York for people with paralysis and spinal cord injuries. Stony Brook's School of Health Technology and Management is helping the California firm develop the facility, which would be located at and connected to the university. "The [...] Stony Brook University Researchers Develop Groundbreaking New Graphene-Based MRI Contrast Agent - Dr. Balaji Sitharaman, PhD, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Stony Brook University, and a team of researchers developed a new, highly efficacious, potentially safer and more cost effective nanoparticle-based MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) contrast agent for improved disease diagnosis and detection. The most recent findings are discussed in detail in his ... Stony Brook University Hospital names new CEO Dr. L. Reuven Pasternak, a native of Hempstead who leads a hospital in Virginia and is a former vice dean at Johns Hopkins University, has been named vice president for health systems and CEO of Stony Brook University Hospital, effective Sept. 1. Pasternak for the past four years has served as CEO of the Inova [...] Stony Brook Baseball Grows Its Reputation in Season of Firsts After becoming only the third No. 4 seed to win a regional, Stony Brook's baseball team (50-12) is two wins from the College World Series, yet still fighting for respect. Christopher Pendergast "Rides for Life" and Battles ALS With Generous Donation to Stony Brook Christopher Pendergast, a 19-year ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) patient and advocate, along with ALS patient Steve DePascale, their families friends and other supporters, led the charge as they rode onto the Stony Brook University campus on June 2 to a display of 6,000 flickering pinwheels. The pinwheels represented the American lives lost each year to ALS, or Lou Gehrig's disease. During ... Game 1: LSU beats Stony Brook, 5-4 BATON ROUGE, La. -- Louisiana State beat Stony Brook University, 5-4, today in the restart of Friday's super-regional baseball game, which was delayed by bad weather. Researchers develop groundbreaking new graphene-based MRI contrast agent (Phys.org) -- Dr. Balaji Sitharaman, PhD, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Stony Brook University, and a team of researchers developed a new, highly efficacious, potentially safer and more cost effective nanoparticle-based MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) contrast agent for improved disease diagnosis and detection. Wild Stony Brook-LSU game postponed in 12th LSU hit tying home runs in the ninth, 10th and 11th innings, prolonging a wild NCAA tournament game with upstart Stony Brook long enough for a downpour to postpone it until Saturday morning, tied at 4.
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