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Another Look at TSA's Efficiency, Control and Transparency

Despite pitfalls evolving into media frenzies, TSA — an outgrowth of the nation’s security push in the wake of the 9/11 terrorist attacks — remains able to do an at least passably effective job, though perhaps not for the most suspected...
11-Jun-2015 3:05 PM EDT

Gene Modulation Method May Provide Insight on Regrowing Inner-Ear Sensory Hair Cells


Sonia Rocha-Sanchez, Ph.D., an associate professor of oral biology in the Creighton University School of Dentistry, and an expert in the biology and physiology of the inner ear, has developed a method to temporally modify the expression of the...
11-Jun-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Gene, Stem Cell Therapies May Have Far-Reaching Implications for Coronary Artery Grafts

Devendra K. Agrawal, Ph.D., a researcher at Creighton University, is exploring the potential for gene and stem cell therapy in coronary artery bypass grafts to prevent re-occlusion in the grafted vein.
8-Jun-2015 10:05 PM EDT

Mind Over Matter


Three Creighton University School of Medicine residents have won the school's first-ever championship in the Jeopardy-style quiz competition sponsored by the American Psychiatric Association.
1-Jun-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Nuremberg Experience a Legal, Emotional Awakening for Law Students


Creighton University law students are again preparing for a trip to Nuremberg, Germany, site of the trials that brought to justice the Nazi war criminals who perpetrated the Holocaust.
28-May-2015 3:05 PM EDT

Ground Broken for 90,000-Square Foot Healthcare Facility


New facility will have family medicine, an imaging center, pediatrics, women’s health services, psychiatry and physical therapy, along with an emergency room and a 24-hour pharmacy.The new center will focus on a team approach to healthcare.
7-May-2015 4:05 PM EDT

Northern Lights: Award-Winning Documentary Film Looks at Ecological, Cultural Crises for Yup'ik People


The Creighton Backpack Journalism Team ventured to Alaska last summer to document the ravages of climate change in the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta. Beyond the ecological catastrophe, they found a people struggling to maintain an ancient way of life.
6-May-2015 10:05 AM EDT

Nurses, Nurse Practitioners Increasingly Form Backbone of Healthcare in Rural America

Nurses and nurse practitioners are becoming the frontline and the face of healthcare in America, especially in rural pockets of the country.
5-May-2015 10:05 AM EDT

Our Experts on Newswise

Creighton Economist Goss Available for Comments on Greek Crisis

7-Jul-2015 10:05 AM EDT

Health Law Prof and Blogger Katharine Van Tassel Available for Comment on ACA Decision

25-Jun-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Encyclical Opens New Theological, Scientific Dialogue on Climate Change

Creighton University experts say Pope Francis' new encyclical on the environment is a moral document calling for education and action.
18-Jun-2015 11:05 AM EDT

The Midwest Is About to Get Some Noisy Neighbors: Brood of Cicadas Emerges After 17 Years Underground

27-May-2015 5:05 PM EDT

Play It Safe Under the Sun This Summer

6-May-2015 3:05 PM EDT

How to Find Your First Job After College

6-May-2015 3:05 PM EDT

Latest Jolie Pitt Announcement Broadens Conversation on Cancer Prevention Options

Dr. Henry Lynch, chair of preventive medicine at Creighton University and the discoverer of a syndrome related to linkages between breast and ovarian cancers, weighs in on the pre-emptive surgery option taken by Angelina Jolie Pitt.
26-Mar-2015 11:05 AM EDT

The Disconnect Between Local Pipeline Perceptions and the Symbolic National Political Battle Over Keystone Pipeline

26-Feb-2015 10:05 AM EST

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