"VA" Tagged Articles


Massage Program For Vets With PTSD

By , BDJ 663.02

By Robert Schiff SYRACUSE, N.Y.– Efforts are being made to help veterans who suffer from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). The Clear Path For Veterans, a nonprofit organization is teaming up with the Syracuse VA Medical Center, Upstate University and the Crouse Hospital. “They do acupuncture, they do massage. Right now we have a massage waiting […]

Continue Reading »

Central New York, Education, Health

Proposed SU Medical School Raises Questions of Economy, Competition

By , BDJ 464.01

By Sara Eckhardt SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Syracuse University has introduced the idea of creating a medical school dedicated to veteran affairs. The proposed medical school would focus on training doctors and health care professionals, advance veteran and military-related research, and develop pilot programs that could be used at other institutions, SU Media Manager Keith […]

Continue Reading »


CNY Veterans Are Finally Welcomed Home

By , BDJ 667.02

By Elizabeth Beeson SYRACUSE, NY (NCC NEWS) – Today marks a day of celebration for veterans across Central New York. Syracuse’s Housing Authority and Housing Visions officially said “Welcome home!” to 46 formerly considered homeless veterans. Hundreds of people gathered under a white tent in front of VanKeuren Square for its grand opening and ribbon cutting […]

Continue Reading »