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Symposium to Highlight Innovation, Research in Disaster Medicine and Public Health

Dr. David Marcozzi, associate professor and director of Population Health in the Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, will deliver the keynote address at the “Innovations for Tomorrow” symposium,...
18-Apr-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Find Lack of Racial Disparities for Insured Military Patients

Racial disparities are not present among military members and their dependents, a testament to the equality that exists in the armed services, according to a recent longitudinal analysis published by researchers at the Uniformed Services University...
12-Apr-2016 12:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Threat of Climate Change Found to Be Key Psychological and Emotional Stressor

Climate change is a significant threat to the health of Americans, creating unprecedented health problems in areas where they might not have previously occurred, according to a report released April 4 by the White House.
5-Apr-2016 12:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Mild TBI Linked to Eye Movement Impairment

Mild traumatic brain injuries (TBI) could be linked to eye movement impairment, even beyond the acute stage of injury, according to researchers at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU). These findings, released online in the...
30-Mar-2016 12:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Military Medical School First to Incorporate Joint Pain Education Program Into Curriculum

Prescription opioid abuse and a nationwide heroin epidemic are claiming the lives of tens of thousands of Americans each year. To help address this problem in addition to supporting our service members who may struggle with prescription misuse...
30-Mar-2016 12:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Dr. Jeffrey Quinlan, Navy Doctor, to Chair "America's Medical School" Family Medicine Department

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Navy Captain (Dr.) Jeffrey D. Quinlan was selected as the new chair of the Department of Family Medicine at the F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU). Quinlan, an associate professor...
18-Mar-2016 4:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Military Medical School Receives Full LCME Reaccreditation

The Liaison Committee for Medical Education (LCME) has granted eight years’ reaccreditation to the F. Edward Hébert School of Medicine at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences – the maximum available.
7-Mar-2016 7:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Dr. Irwin Lucki to Lead Military Medical School Pharmacology and Molecular Therapeutics Department

Irwin Lucki, Ph.D., director of the University of Pennsylvania’s Behavioral Psychopharmacology Laboratory, has been named as the new chair of the F. Edward Hébert School of Medicine’s Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Therapeutics at the...
22-Feb-2016 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Resources Available to Aid in Recovery From Community Violence

The recent string of violence among families throughout the country have increased the need for community resources to support those touched by the tragedies. Educational resources available from the Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, or CSTS...
21-Apr-2009 12:10 PM EDT

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