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New Study Identifies Promising Treatment for Military Veterans with PTSD

Attention control training reduces attention bias variability, improves PTSD symptoms
30-Jul-2015 5:05 PM EDT

New Harper Lee Novel Unlocks Complexities of Earlier Characters

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A Creighton professor explores how her own novel, written partly as a response to Lee's 'To Kill a Mockingbird,' compares to Lee's new 'Go Set a Watchman'
15-Jul-2015 9:05 AM EDT

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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