Latest News

Add to Favorites | Subscribe | Share

Filters:

  • (Press "esc" to clear)

Medicine

Science

Life

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Channels:

Brain Science, Cognition, Infant, Motor Control, Infant Development, Psychology, Autism, ADHD, Schizophrenia

EMBARGOED

A reporter's PressPass is required to access this story until the embargo expires on 4-May-2017 12:00 PM EDT

Life

Business

Education

Channels:

Babson

Babson’s Arthur M. Blank Center for Entrepreneurship Recognized by AACSB International for Leading the Way in Entrepreneurial Education

The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB), the world’s largest global education network, has recognized Babson College’s Arthur M. Blank Center for Entrepreneurship for its commitment to creating and incubating cutting-edge business innovations and fostering entrepreneurship in the next generation of business leaders. Babson is one of 35 business schools around the globe to earn the Entrepreneurship Spotlight Challenge distinction.

Medicine

Channels:

fluid overload, Dialysis

EMBARGOED

A reporter's PressPass is required to access this story until the embargo expires on 4-May-2017 5:00 PM EDT

Medicine

Channels:

goya, art, Painting, Deafness, Hearing, Autoimmune Disease, Syphilis, Medical mystery, Paralysis, 19th century, Art History, Medical detective

Expert Unravels Disease That Destroyed Hearing of World-Famous Painter

Francisco Goya is the most important Spanish artist of the 19th century. In 1793, Goya, then 46, came down with a severe, undiagnosed illness. His hearing never returned. Now, a hearing expert at the University of Maryland School of Medicine has developed a diagnosis.

Medicine

Channels:

Uniformed Services University Of The Health Sciences, Uniformed Services University, USU, Usuhs, Robert Danis Prize, International Society of Surgery, Société Internationale de Chirurgie, Simultation, American College Of Surgeons, Val G. Hemming Simulation Center, Military Medicine, MHS, Military Health System

Trauma Surgeon Dr. Mark Bowyer to Receive International Society of Surgery Robert Danis Award

BowyerTeachinginThialand.jpg

Retired Air Force trauma surgeon, Mark W. Bowyer, M.D., has been named as the 2017 recipient of the Robert Danis Prize by the International Society of Surgery/Société Internationale de Chirurgie. The Robert Danis Prize is awarded to the surgeon who has made the most important and personal contributions to the fields of trauma, burns or critical care. Bowyer was selected for his life-long endeavors and “broad contributions to the field of trauma covering all aspects from basic and clinical science research to clinical application and futuristic planning,” according to the Society’s announcement.

Medicine

Channels:

Type 1 Diabetes, Type 1 Diabetes Clinical Trial, artificial pancreas

Artificial Pancreas Benefits Young Children, Trial Shows

A pilot study among young children with Type 1 diabetes found that a University of Virginia-developed artificial pancreas helped study participants better control their condition.

Business

Channels:

Board Announcement, Board Of Trustees

Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute Appoints Three New Members to the Board of Trustees

Rosenberg.png

Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute (SBP) announces the appointment of three new members to the board of trustees. Joining the board are Donald J. Rosenberg, J.D., Kazumi Shiosaki, Ph.D., and James M. Myers.

Medicine

Channels:

Dale Needham, Respiratory Distress, ARDS, Cost, Health Care

The High Cost of Surviving Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

Medicalsavings_heathcaresavings_iStock-533907688.jpg

According to a new multicenter study, nearly half of previously employed adult survivors of acute respiratory distress syndrome were jobless one year after hospital discharge, and are estimated to have lost an average of $27,000 in earnings.

Life

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Channels:

tech addiction, Tech, Children, Psychology, Addiction, Social Media, Gaming, Happiness, Higher Ed, expert advice, Biochemistry, Parenting

Are You Addicted to Your Smartphone?

“If you are obsessed with Instagram, you might get an influx of anxiety chemicals that your body strives to reduce by logging into Instagram. We see this type of obsession with smartphones and social media, and it is rampant.” – Dr. Larry Rosen, CSU Dominguez Hills

Life

Arts and Humanities

Channels:

higher-education, art and culture, art, Diversity, Inclusion, Race, Politics

Art at the Center of Everything

SandraJacksonDumont.jpg

As chair of education at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City, Sonoma State alumna Sandra Jackson-Dumont wants more of us to see art and museums as not just exciting and relevant, but at the center of everything.







Chat now!