Charles R. Woods Jr., M.D., has been elected the incoming chair of the Executive Committee of the American Academy of Pediatrics’ Section on Epidemiology, Public Health and Evidence. His one-year term begins Nov. 1.
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An assistant professor of medicine in the University of Louisville's Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, won first place in the category of “Young Investigator Awards in Cardiovascular Health Outcomes and Population Genetics” from the American...
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A protein previously known for its role in kidney function, adaptor protein CD2AP, also plays a significant role in the nervous system, and is associated with a type of neural growth known as collateral sprouting.
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Health and Social Justice Scholars to Learn Methods for Improving Health Equity in Disadvantaged Communities
Health-care professionals often are aware of larger social issues facing their patients in disadvantaged communities but feel powerless as individual practitioners to change these health disparities. The University of Louisville’s new Health and...
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The latest advances in the use of ultrasound in the operating theater will be shared in a daylong workshop on May 14 sponsored by the University of Louisville.
31-Mar-2016 11:10 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Toni Ganzel, M.D., M.B.A., dean of the University of Louisville School of Medicine, has been appointed to the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME), the governing body that accredits medical education programs throughout the U.S. and Canada.
16-Mar-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Enhanced Dental Patient Security, Student Experience Among Benefits of New HIPAA-Compliant, Cloud-Based Secure Messaging System
Lua Technologies and the University of Louisville School of Dentistry today announced that the UofL School of Dentistry has adopted Lua, a cloud-based, secure text messaging system, to better coordinate patient care between nearly 1,000 faculty,...
8-Mar-2016 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites
Andrew DeFilippis, M.D., M.Sc., will study archived blood samples from thousands of patients to determine whether the presence of certain lipids in a person’s bloodstream can be used to pinpoint women at risk for having a heart attack.
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National Nurses Week is May 6-12, and two of Louisville, Kentucky’s prominent nursing leaders are urging for a more highly educated nursing workforce in Kentucky.
28-Apr-2016 9:05 AM EDT
Liver Disease and Nutrition Expert Available to Discuss Pros and Cons of Moderate Alcohol Consumption
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Recent court ruling puts "Happy Birthday" song into popular domain, but discovery of early song manuscript adds mystery to song's origin.
24-Sep-2015 11:05 AM EDT
Scientist available to discuss science/myth behind the "super blood moon" - once hailed as a sign of the apocalypse - which will happen Sept. 27.
23-Sep-2015 2:05 PM EDT
As Pope Francis embarks on his first visit to the U.S., a recent survey shows that while he is extremely popular with American Catholics, there is a significant split concerning his active role in pushing an agenda outside the normal papal realm.
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