SBU CELEBRATES CHRIS ALGIERI AT THIS YEAR'S WOLFSTOCK HOMECOMING
For the first time since graduating with a BS in Health Care Management in 2007, undefeated WBO junior welterweight champion CHRIS ALGIERI returned to his alma mater for Stony Brook's homecoming football game and Wolfstock Festival, where he was recognized by the Stony Brook University Alumni Association as Alumnus Fan of the Game. Algieri, accompanied by his family and friends, spent the earlier part of the day meeting other alumni during the pregame festivities at the Wolfstock Festival, and later was presented an official Seawolves Football jersey from President Samuel L. Stanley Jr., M.D., and a game ball from Athletic Director Shawn Heilbron during an on field presentation.more
Biomedical Informatics Receives $3.2 Million from NCI to Study Tumor Makeup
Stony Brook Medicine’s Department of Biomedical Informatics has received a five-year $3.2 million grant from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) to develop a suite of informatics tools that will enable basic researchers to study tumors, including their structures, genetics, and protein expression patterns. The project will involve massive biomedical quantitative analyses of tumors to better understand how and why they grow.