About Stony Brook
Stony Brook University:
Stony Brook University, home to many highly ranked graduate research programs, is
located 60 miles from New York City on Long Island's scenic North Shore. Our 1,100-acre
campus is home to 24,000 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students and more than
13,500 faculty and staff. SBU is a comprehensive research-intensive university and
a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU), which includes
34 public universities among its 62 members. SBU consists of 12 schools and colleges
and a teaching hospital that provides state-of-the-art healthcare in the Long Island
region. SBU also manages and performs joint research with Brookhaven National Laboratory,
the only Department of Energy Laboratory in the Northeast, and shares doctoral programs
with Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, a world-renowned molecular biology institute.
Home to the Emerson String Quartet, the Jackson Pollock House in East Hampton, New
York, the Humanities Institute, and the Southampton Arts Program, and with endeavors
that extend to the Turkana Basin Institute in Kenya and the Ranomafana National Park
in Madagascar, SBU sustains an international reputation that cuts across the arts,
humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences.
Stony Brook Medicine:
The best ideas in medicine start with the best people. At Stony Brook Medicine, our
highest calling is to put the power of ideas to work in our patients’ lives. Stony
Brook Medicine integrates and elevates all of our health-related initiatives: education,
research and patient care. Stony Brook Medicine is Long Island’s premier academic
medical center. With 603 beds, we serve as the region’s only tertiary care center
and Level 1 Trauma Center, and are home to the Stony Brook Heart Institute, Stony
Brook Cancer Center, Stony Brook Children’s Hospital, Stony Brook Neurosciences Institute,
and Stony Brook Digestive Disorders Institute. We also encompass Suffolk County’s
only Level 4 Regional Perinatal Center, state-designated AIDS Center, state-designated
Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program, state-designated Burn Center, the Christopher
Pendergast ALS Center of Excellence, and Kidney Transplant Center. It is home of the
nation’s first Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis Center.
The Long Island State Veterans Home:
Located on the campus of Stony Brook University, the Long Island State Veterans Home
is a 350-bed skilled nursing facility with a 40-slot Adult Day Health Care Program
dedicated to the care of honorably discharged Veterans of the United States Armed
Forces, their spouses and Gold Star parents. Join an organization whose people make
a difference every day and where commitment, compassion, initiative and leadership
are recognized and rewarded. We care for America's heroes every day.
Stony Brook has been tobacco free since January 1, 2016.
Tobacco products are strictly prohibited anywhere on campus, including parking lots
and outdoor areas on the premises.
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