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The Cost of Technology: Electronic Healthcare Records Frequently Targeted by Hackers

Ransoming of health care records not uncommon.
29-Apr-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

‘Will You See the Players Well Bestowed?’

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In the Elizabethan era, the play was indeed the thing, and even so vaunted a playwright as Shakespeare was far from a widely-known quantity. The playwright’s death on April 23, 1616, was marked by precious few remembrances.
19-Apr-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

More Dental Patients Could Be Spared the Drill, Thanks to Creighton Professor’s Discovery

Douglas Benn, D.D.S., Ph.D., has created a simple diagnostic liquid solution that can be applied to the surface of a patient’s teeth prior to a dental X-ray and which will help show dentists whether a tooth has cavitated decay or is pre-cavity.
9-Mar-2016 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Inaugural 3 Minute Thesis Compels Students to Put High-Level Research Into Much-Condensed Package

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At a glance around Room 3027 in the Harper Center on Thursday morning, Yovani Llamas counted 14 people in attendance for Creighton University’s inaugural 3 Minute Thesis competition.
8-Feb-2016 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Anti-Refugee Rhetoric a Troubling Echo of America's Past

The nation's poor track record with those seeking asylum who come from different religious backgrounds continues to be a stumbling block with new wave of refugees.
3-Dec-2015 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Lutherans, Catholics Taking More Steps in Ecumenical Dialogue

As the 500th anniversary of the Reformation approaches, Lutherans and Catholics are seeking common ground and ecumenical touchstones to widen understandings of the historical Church, its ministry, and the Eucharist.
2-Dec-2015 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Protection Plan Tips to Help Ease Electronic Device Shopping This Holiday Season

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William Duckworth, Ph.D., a professor of business at Creighton University, provides five simple shopping tips when it comes to answering that question about buying electronic devices: "Do you want the protection plan?"
23-Nov-2015 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Playing Across the Aisles

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An August decision by Target department stores to discontinue the practice of separating its toy aisles by gender might be the first step in creating a new generation of play, a Creighton University researcher says.
17-Nov-2015 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Creighton Pharmacy Professor Publishes on Potential for Drug to Stave Off HIV

Chris Destache, Pharm.D., earned a National Institutes for Health grant last year to look into using HIV drug nanoparticles fabricated with a FDA-approved biocompatible polymer and how those drug-ladened nanoparticles can be used to help prevent HIV.
23-May-2016 2:05 PM EDT

Creighton University Vatican Expert Available for Comment on 'Amoris Laetitia'

8-Apr-2016 10:05 AM EDT

Creighton Law Prof Available for Comment on Radovan Karadzic Sentencing

24-Mar-2016 2:05 PM EDT

Bugs in the Bugs: Creighton Researcher Emphasizes Insects’ Roles in Recent Virus Outbreaks

3-Mar-2016 10:05 AM EST

First Case of Chronic Wasting Disease in Arkansas Provides New Questions for Researchers

26-Feb-2016 9:05 AM EST

Centennial of Henry James' Death Recalls Author's Wide-Ranging Work

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Memorial events, academic conferences and public readings are slated in places James knew well, including London and Paris, where he spent many years in his youth and later life, and Venice, which he visited many times.
24-Feb-2016 9:05 AM EST

Papal Experts Available to Speak on Pope Francis' Visit

Creighton University has several experts available to discuss elements of Pope Francis' message and ministry.
12-Aug-2015 3:05 PM EDT

Creighton Economist Goss Available for Comments on Greek Crisis

7-Jul-2015 10:05 AM EDT

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