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Yvonne Maddox to Lead Uniformed Services University Research Program


Charles L. Rice, M.D., president of the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, announced the selection of Yvonne T. Maddox, Ph.D., former acting director of the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities at the...
26-Jun-2015 7:05 AM EDT

Howard University Dental School Dean Leo Rouse Named to USU Board of Regents


Leo Rouse, D.D.S., F.A.C.D., dean of Howard University’s College of Dentistry, was recently confirmed by the Secretary of Defense as the newest member of the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences governing board. Rouse’s...
18-Jun-2015 7:05 AM EDT

Uniformed Services University, Voices of September 11th, CRCVC Partner for Terrorism Bereavement Study

Terrorist attacks were responsible for the deaths of more than 2,977 individuals killed on Sept. 11, 2001, at the World Trade Center, the Pentagon, and in Shanksville, Pa., and 329 individuals (268 of them Canadian citizens) who lost their lives in...
4-Jun-2015 1:00 PM EDT

Thomas Schneid Named Executive Dean for Uniformed Services University Postgraduate Dental College


Retired Air Force dentist Thomas R. Schneid, DMD, was named as the new Executive Dean of the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU) Postgraduate Dental College. USU President Charles L. Rice, M.D., made the announcement following...
22-May-2015 9:05 AM EDT

346 Graduate from Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences on Armed Forces Day


Medical students, advanced practice nurses, military dentists, and scientists, clinical psychologists, and public health professionals will move from student to alumni status on Saturday, May 16 – Armed Forces Day – as they receive their degrees...
15-May-2015 9:05 AM EDT

NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins to Speak at Uniformed Services University ‘Research Days’


National Institutes of Health director Dr. Francis Collins will deliver the Presidential lecture during the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU) annual Research Days symposium, May 12-13. More than 300 basic and clinical...
11-May-2015 3:05 PM EDT

Army Col. (Dr.) Shad Deering Named Chair of OB/GYN at Hebert School of Medicine


Army Col. (Dr.) Shad Deering will be the next chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology in the F. Edward Hébert School of Medicine at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU), according to announcement today by School of Medicine...
11-May-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Female Children of Service Members More Vulnerable to Eating Disorders, Obesity Than Civilians

Adolescent female military dependents may be at higher risk than civilians for eating disorders and associated problems, according to a study released today in the online version of the International Journal of Eating Disorders. The study,...
11-May-2015 6:00 AM EDT

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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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