MyDesktop is the preferred method of remote access using any device (PC, Mac, iPad, etc.). This utilizes the Citrix Receiver to access the virtualized Windows desktop internally on the SBMed network, allowing users to securely access most applications (Cerner PowerChart, PACS, etc.).

The Citrix MyDesktop offers improved features, security and performance, and can be accessed via the following link:


All Stony Brook Medicine Faculty, Staff, and Employees who need remote access are encouraged to use MyDesktop for their SBM application requirements. Please see the links below for directions on how to access the new system via your personal desktop/laptop or from an iPad/Tablet.


Desktops/Laptops: Instructions

Configure Citrix Receiver of iPad: Instructions


If you have any questions or concerns, do not hesitate to contact our IT Help Desk at (631) 444-HELP.