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This week: a trip to the United Nations, a bout with Dengue fever, and more

Dr. Brian Thompson, an assistant professor of obstetrics and gynecology and a Native American, talks about his attendance at the first World Conference on Indigenous Peoples as a representative of Upstate Medical University in September at the United Nations.

Also this week: Dr. Timothy Endy shares his personal experience with Dengue fever, a growing global health problem. Plus, Carrie Roseamelia, administrative coordinator for Upstate’s Rural Medical Education program, talks about what attracts medical students to practice in rural areas.