Medical Education

Cleveland Clinic’s Community Benefit Topped $1B in 2018 – Cleveland Clinic Newsroom | 12/4/2019

… initiatives with community nonprofits and local government address population health issues, such as the opioid crisis and infant mortality. Education of health professionals – $293.2 million Cleveland Clinic education initiatives cover a wide range of medical education programs, including accredited training programs for residents, physicians, nurses and allied health professionals. By educating medical professionals, we ensure that the public is receiving the highest standard of medical care and will have highly …

Leveraging Virtual Networks To Improve Dermatologic Access And Care | Health Affairs | 12/4/2019

… are needed to treat skin disease—that’s nearly twice the number of board-certified dermatologists in the United States. The causes of physician shortages—in dermatology and other specialties—are myriad, including limited graduate medical education slots and a growing aging population. These shortages can create serious obstacles to patient access to a board-certified dermatologist, especially those living in rural communities, potentially hundreds of miles from the closest dermatologist …

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J. Wayne Meredith, MD, FACS, MCCM, is 2019-2020 ACS President-Elect | The Bulletin | 12/4/2019

… holds a cross-appointment at Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine, as well as a joint appointment as professor of pediatrics in the department of pediatrics. He is a member of Wake Forest’s graduate medical education committee (1999–present), the risk and insurance management advisory council (2002–present), the faculty executive council (2002–present), the cancer center oversight committee (2004–present), the medical executive committee (2011–present), and the health …

PlatformQ Health & GBS|CIDP Foundation International Release Next Video Education Program | PRWeb | 12/4/2019

… and alleviate their concerns. There remain a lot of questions about treatment and response to treatment, particularly with IVIG, so the next program focuses on those themes,” explained Dr. Anne Roc, Vice President of Medical Education at PlatformQ Health. “With so much ground to cover on this rare neurologic disorder, I can see future programming continue on other topics, such as dealing with quality of life issues and the long …

Time to end drug company distortion of medical evidence | 12/4/2019

… savers for some people. But drug company-funded studies have overplayed their benefits and downplayed their harms, contributing to overuse and unnecessary side effects. Widespread industry influence is jeopardizing the integrity of research and medical education , and threatening the quality of patient care. Today in The BMJ a global group of researchers, doctors, editors, regulators and advocates outline key strategies to reduce the financial entanglement with industry. The first step …

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker to Keynote Pri-Med East Primary Care CME/CE Conference | PR Newswire | 12/4/2019

… Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts , will deliver the opening Keynote Address at Pri-Med East on Thursday, December 5, 2019 , at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center in Boston, MA. This four-day continuing medical education (CME/CE) conference will feature more than 60 sessions and workshops designed for primary care clinicians from throughout the northeastern U.S., including several sessions that are designed to satisfy CME/CE requirements of Massachusetts …

Duke-UNC Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training Program Announces Dates for March and June 2020 | PR Newswire | 12/4/2019

… determined). These regions were selected to serve North Carolina’s geographically dispersed healthcare and public health professionals and offer convenient destinations for leading-edge, certified tobacco treatment specialist training. Participants earn 27.25 hours of Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits. Online registration is available at www.dukeunctts.com . “Duke-UNC TTS is anticipating an exciting year as we announce new trainings in Durham and Asheville ,” said James Davis , MD, Co-Director of the Duke …

Patrick Magoon To Receive American Heart Association’s Prestigious Heart Of Gold Award At 2020 Chicago Heart Ball | PR Newswire | 12/4/2019

CHICAGO Patrick Magoon , outgoing president and chief executive officer at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago , will receive the American Heart Association’s prestigious Heart of Gold Award at the Chicago Heart Ball on Saturday, April 4 . The award is given to a member of the community who demonstrates a relentless commitment to creating a world of longer, healthier lives. “I am humbled to be named this year’s Chicago …

2019 Executive Director’s annual report | The Bulletin | 12/4/2019

… surgeons, residents, medical students, and members of surgical teams. All Skills Courses offered at the Clinical Congress involve verification using the ACS Division of Education’s Five-Level Verification Model. Clinical Congress 2019 offered Continuing Medical Education (CME) and Self-Assessment Credits for most sessions, and Certificates of Verification were provided for Postgraduate Courses. Now in its 47th year, the Surgical Education and Self-Assessment Program (SESAP ® ) remains the premier self …

Mayo Clinic hires health IT veteran John Halamka to lead digital health strategy, AI projects | FierceHealthcare | 12/4/2019

… the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, a physician in the division of dermatologic surgery and medical director for the Department of Business Development. He is also president of the Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research …

Conveying Value of Clinical Training Programs | 12/4/2019

Phillip Modesti, Senior Director of Medical Education at Hologic is a featured speaker presenting at the West Coast Medical Device Clinical Training & Education Conference. The event will take place March 31 – April 1 in San Diego, CA. Read on for more information about Modesti’s background and what he plans to discuss. Can you please give a brief description of your experience as Senior Director, Medical Education? With over 15 years …

PGIMER Admit Card 2020 Released for PhD, M.SC/MLT, Fellowship January 2020 programmes, Download at pgimer.edu.in | 12/4/2019

… the latest update, the PGIMER 2020 Admit Card has been released for the candidates who have joined for PhD, M.SC/MLT and Postdoctoral Fellowship programmes starting in January 2020. The Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh (PGIMER) has released the admit cards or hall tickets for the upcoming exams on its official website. Candidates can download PGIMER Admit Card 2020 for PhD, M.SC/MLT, Fellowship programmes online by …

Jipmer to host IRACON-2019 Annual conference from Dec 5 | 12/4/2019

04 Dec, 2019 at 12:45 PM Puducherry, Dec 4 : Jawhaarlal Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research (Jipmer) will host the four-day 35th Annual Conference of the Indian Rheumatology Association (IRACON) from December 5. A Jipmer release here on Wednesday said, Rheumatology, the disease of joint and the immune system will affect more than 10 per cent of the general population across all age groups including children, young …

Popescu works to empower faculty and foster inclusivity as chair of national group | 12/4/2019

Gabriela K. Popescu, PhD, professor of biochemistry in the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo, has been elected chair of the Council of Faculty and Academic Societies (CFAS) of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC). Popescu, a UB faculty member since 2006 and a UB alumna, began her two-year term as CFAS chair on Nov. 13 and will serve until Nov. 9 …

Eastern and Western Holistic Medical Education is Explored on “Behind The Scenes” With Laurence Fishburne | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 12/3/2019

MIAMI , Dec. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ – After starring in several roles on television shows, such as “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation,” American actor Laurence Fishburne is acting as the host on the enlightening TV program, “Behind The Scenes”. The show discusses a multitude of topics pertaining to issues throughout the world today. An upcoming episode on “Behind The Scenes” will dive into medical technology. The episode will showcase industry professionals as …

Medical professionals connect over career stories | 12/3/2019

… Medicine at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, listens to first-year medical students as they discuss the stories they wrote during a narrative medicine workshop in the Ginsburg Health Sciences Library at the Medical Education and Research Building on Nov. 2. COLLEEN CLAGGETT / THE TEMPLE NEWS After working as a staff writer at The Philadelphia Inquirer for more than 30 years, Michael Vitez knew there were more stories to …

Joint Faculty from Our Joint Venture | 12/3/2019

Dec 3, 2019 posted by Charles Wiener Academic Medicine , Collaboration , Health Care Leadership Development , Medical Education , Middle East , Research No comments A faculty appointment at Johns Hopkins signifies the highest standards of our academic institution — standards that we embrace not only as part of our job description, but as part of who we are as teachers, investigators and physicians. Our physicians and researchers have earned some of the most respected …

Afya Limited (AFYA) Q3 2019 Earnings Call Transcript | The Motley Fool | 12/3/2019

… have reached 1,572 medical seats approved and 6,400 medical students enrolled by the end of the third quarter, 15% above the final student-base in the first half of 2019. Afya is the leading medical education player in Brazil, with a potential to reach 11,300 medical students, considering the seats already authorized. Our average tuition fees in the third quarter reached BRL 8,100, 8% above the second quarter this year …

Olive oil may reduce risk of dementia, Temple doctors find | 12/3/2019

… journal Aging Cell last week, extra virgin olive 03 December 2019 Colin Evans News , Research Domenico Pratico, director of the Alzheimer’s Center at Temple, works with nerve cells in the Cell Lab at the Medical Education and Research Building of the Lewis Katz School of Medicine on Nov. 2. COLLEEN CLAGGETT / THE TEMPLE NEWS Researchers at Temple University’s Lewis Katz School of Medicine found that consuming olive oil reduces the …

Eastern and Western Holistic Medical Education is Explored on “Behind The Scenes” With Laurence Fishburne | PRWeb | 12/3/2019

Eastern and Western Holistic Medical Education is Explored on “Behind The Scenes” With Laurence Fishburne Share Article The popular program will highlight how education is informing the future of medicine. Laurence Fishburne has a long and heralded career in the arts, and will soon be back on Broadway in David Mamet’s “American Buffalo”, alongside Oscar winner Sam Rockwell. The show will be opening in April of 2020 MIAMI After starring …

Medical Research

Naturopathy: Wikipedia’s Assault on Natural Medicine | 12/4/2019

… Medical Education, the leading organization for accrediting Naturopathy college programs and licensing exams in Canada and the U.S. was banned by Skeptics. Dr. Colleen Huber is an internationally recognized naturopath. In her editorial “How Wikipedia Got It Wrong About Naturopathic Medicine,” she writes: “Physicians who attempt to edit the Naturopathy page or to mention ongoing medical research in naturopathic colleges and institutions, or to appeal to open-minded neutrality, have …

Time to end drug company distortion of medical evidence | 12/4/2019

medical education , and threatening the quality of patient care. Today in The BMJ a global group of researchers, doctors, editors, regulators and advocates outline key strategies to reduce the financial entanglement with industry. The first step is ensuring the evaluation of any new tests, treatments and technologies are free from industry influence. Distorted research, education and clinical practice A huge proportion of medical research is currently funded by industry—in …

American Medical Association

2019 Executive Director’s annual report | The Bulletin | 12/4/2019

… care. CMS also proposes to increase the values for most office/outpatient E/M codes based on recommendations from the American Medical Association/Specialty Society Relative Value Scale Update Committee, but these increases will not … leaders from the ACS, ABS, APDS, Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education, Residency Review Council for Surgery, and American Surgical Association. The collaborative is focusing on resident selection, end-product of training, resident attrition, and …

Doctors- Pharmaceutical Companies Nexus Harmful For Patients | 12/3/2019

medical education in Britain is funded by the pharmaceutical industry.A study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) states that the industry spends about $13,000 a year per doctor on marketing activities. These tactics lead to false and misleading promotions of drugs. No matter that cheaper alternatives are available,doctors only prescribe certain costly medicines they are offered to promote. Recently, Prime Minister Narendra Modi in London …

Mental Health

School of Medicine Professors in Master of Family Therapy Program Receive $403K Federal Grant to Address Behavioral, Mental Health Needs in Rural Georgia | 12/4/2019

… U.S. Department of Agriculture to equip eight rural and medically underserved Georgia counties with telehealth technology to address behavioral and mental health needs. The Integrated Telebehavioral Health Project will provide telebehavioral health and psychotherapy services … worked extensively to integrate behavioral health training and services in medical education and primary care settings. “Mental health is a pillar of overall health and well-being, and a majority of Georgia’s citizens have limited …

2019 Executive Director’s annual report | The Bulletin | 12/4/2019

… RAS-ACS). The Future of General Surgery Training Collaborative includes leaders from the ACS, ABS, APDS, Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education, Residency Review Council for Surgery, and American Surgical Association. The collaborative is focusing … S4S this year, covering topics such as chronic disease management, mental health, and substance abuse. Standard setting The four-year Coalition for Quality in Geriatric Surgery (CQGS) Project, funded by The John A. Hartford Foundation …

Medicare

Paws Humane Society of Columbus Recruites New CEO for Columbus Operation | 12/4/2019

… to be recognized by human insurance companies, accepting wellness credits for pets as prescription, through Aetna, Cigna, United Healthcare and Medicare. Prior to creating K9 Fit Club, Ms. Montgomery served as the Public Education Director … 20+ years of award-winning executive leadership in Health & Wellness, Medical Education, Veterinary Associations, and Pet Health and Nutrition. She has expertise in TV, Media, Public Appearances, Speaking Engagements, Live Shows and Community Events. Montgomery …

Government Funding Bill Signed by President Trump Extends Expiring Federal Health Programs through December 20 | 12/4/2019

Medical Education program; the Special Diabetes Program; the Community Behavioral Health Clinic demonstration program; outreach activities for low-income Medicare beneficiaries; the Health Profession Opportunity Grant demonstration; the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families; quality measurement and performance improvement activity contracts; and the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute. Additional legislative action – either in the form of another short-term package or an agreement to fund the government through the remainder of …

Patient Safety

J. Wayne Meredith, MD, FACS, MCCM, is 2019-2020 ACS President-Elect | The Bulletin | 12/4/2019

… a joint appointment as professor of pediatrics in the department of pediatrics. He is a member of Wake Forest’s graduate medical education committee (1999–present), the risk and insurance management advisory council (2002–present), the … Co-Chair, 2009−2013; Consultant, 2013−2014). He also served on the Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Committee (2004−2007). Dr. Bailey is a past-president of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons and the American …

2019 state legislative review: State legislatures tackle a range of patient safety, access, and quality of care issues | The Bulletin | 12/4/2019

Features 2019 state legislative review: State legislatures tackle a range of patient safety, access, and quality of care issues 2019 state legislative review: State legislatures tackle a range of patient safety, access, and quality of … with whom they have engaged in lifelong learning through Continuing Medical Education activities, self-assessment, and quality improvement and have adhered to professional standards of practice. The ACS maintains the position that board certification and …

Pain Management

The 2020 Inpatient Prospective Payment System final rule: How will it affect surgeons and hospitals? | The Bulletin | 12/4/2019

… IPPS final rule, CMS clarified the criteria hospitals must meet to receive reimbursement under the Medicare program to cover graduate medical education (GME) costs. Teaching hospitals’ full-time equivalent (FTE) caps dictate the maximum number … related to opioid misuse, CMS finalized the removal of three pain management questions in the HCAHPS survey used for the PCHQR Program. Similar questions were removed from HCAHPS in both the Hospital IQR and Hospital …

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker to Keynote Pri-Med East Primary Care CME/CE Conference | PR Newswire | 12/4/2019

… provided by Pri-Med Dec 04, 2019, 10:43 ET BOSTON , Dec. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Pri-Med, a leader in continuing medical education, is pleased to announce that Charlie Baker , the 72nd Governor of the Commonwealth … licensing boards on the topic of controlled substances, opioid prescribing, pain management, and/or abuse disorder. No stranger to healthcare, Governor Baker will address thousands of clinicians around his administration’s efforts to strengthen the Commonwealth’s …

Pain Management

The 2020 Inpatient Prospective Payment System final rule: How will it affect surgeons and hospitals? | The Bulletin | 12/4/2019

… IPPS final rule, CMS clarified the criteria hospitals must meet to receive reimbursement under the Medicare program to cover graduate medical education (GME) costs. Teaching hospitals’ full-time equivalent (FTE) caps dictate the maximum number … related to opioid misuse, CMS finalized the removal of three pain management questions in the HCAHPS survey used for the PCHQR Program. Similar questions were removed from HCAHPS in both the Hospital IQR and Hospital …

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker to Keynote Pri-Med East Primary Care CME/CE Conference | PR Newswire | 12/4/2019

… provided by Pri-Med Dec 04, 2019, 10:43 ET BOSTON , Dec. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Pri-Med, a leader in continuing medical education, is pleased to announce that Charlie Baker , the 72nd Governor of the Commonwealth … licensing boards on the topic of controlled substances, opioid prescribing, pain management, and/or abuse disorder. No stranger to healthcare, Governor Baker will address thousands of clinicians around his administration’s efforts to strengthen the Commonwealth’s …

National Institutes of Health

J. Wayne Meredith, MD, FACS, MCCM, is 2019-2020 ACS President-Elect | The Bulletin | 12/4/2019

… a joint appointment as professor of pediatrics in the department of pediatrics. He is a member of Wake Forest’s graduate medical education committee (1999–present), the risk and insurance management advisory council (2002–present), the … trauma research studies. He is the principal investigator for a National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant for Integrative Training in Trauma and Regenerative Medicine, as well as a joint project with Wake Forest School of …

Patrick Magoon To Receive American Heart Association’s Prestigious Heart Of Gold Award At 2020 Chicago Heart Ball | PR Newswire | 12/4/2019

… Under his leadership, the number of children served by the hospital has increased by 50 percent, research funding from the National Institutes of Health has more than quadrupled, and community benefit investment exceeds $100 million … issues such as Medicaid reform for medically complex children, graduate medical education, pediatric research and child safety. He is past chairman of the Board of Trustees for the National Association of Children’s Hospitals and Related …

Behavioral Health

School of Medicine Professors in Master of Family Therapy Program Receive $403K Federal Grant to Address Behavioral, Mental Health Needs in Rural Georgia | 12/4/2019

… equip eight rural and medically underserved Georgia counties with telehealth technology to address behavioral and mental health needs. The Integrated Telebehavioral Health Project will provide telebehavioral health and psychotherapy services to residents ofJohnson, Washington, Telfair … worked extensively to integrate behavioral health training and services in medical education and primary care settings. “Mental health is a pillar of overall health and well-being, and a majority of Georgia’s citizens have limited …

Cleveland Clinic’s Community Benefit Topped $1B in 2018 – Cleveland Clinic Newsroom | 12/4/2019

… in Ohio, Florida, and Nevada. Community benefit is a measure of a hospital’s investment in its community through outreach programs, medical education, research, financial assistance, coverage of Medicaid shortfalls, and subsidized care. “We want every … approximately 4% from 2017 to 2018 – include pediatric programs, psychiatric/behavioral health programs, obstetrics services, chronic disease management and outpatient clinics. Excluding financial assistance costs and Medicaid shortfalls, Cleveland Clinic provided subsidized health services in …

NIH

J. Wayne Meredith, MD, FACS, MCCM, is 2019-2020 ACS President-Elect | The Bulletin | 12/4/2019

… a joint appointment as professor of pediatrics in the department of pediatrics. He is a member of Wake Forest’s graduate medical education committee (1999–present), the risk and insurance management advisory council (2002–present), the … is the principal investigator for a National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant for Integrative Training in Trauma and Regenerative Medicine, as well as a joint project with Wake Forest School of Medicine and the National …

2019 Executive Director’s annual report | The Bulletin | 12/4/2019

… RAS-ACS). The Future of General Surgery Training Collaborative includes leaders from the ACS, ABS, APDS, Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education, Residency Review Council for Surgery, and American Surgical Association. The collaborative is focusing … U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), and National Institutes of Health (NIH) participated and provided information on funding opportunities. The ACS was awarded a DoD subcontract to design and conduct validation for the Advanced Modular Manikin …

Medtronic

Medicine Grand Rounds (Dr. Albert I. Mendeloff Endowed Lectureship) - Dec. 5 | News Releases | Main | 12/3/2019

… the activity. Accreditation Statement for CME: LifeBridge Health is accredited by MedChi, the Maryland State Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Disclosures: Dr. Asha Thomas, Program Planner, has no financial interest or … a Consultant with Olympus. Paid Consultant Relationships with Elsevier Publications, Medtronic, Allurion and Fractyl. Research Support (site specific financial or equipment only) Elira. Annemarie Edmundowicz, spouse to Dr. Edmundowicz, has the following stock or stock …

Pops on the go virtual care system empowers those with diabetes to Own Their Life® | 12/2/2019

… over three decades ago. He has served in various executive leadership roles during his thirty-year career at industry giant Medtronic, and even collaborated with NASA. Though his work at Medtronic was primarily focused on … Reality of Diabetes Care Survey reported by the Canadian-based Medical Education Network (Mednet) back in 2010, identified several of these reasons thus validating what those dealing with these challenges daily have been saying for …

Amgen

Tricida Announces Hiring of Elizabeth Faust, Ph.D., as Senior Vice President of Medical Affairs | Malvern Daily Record | 12/3/2019

… Faust, who initially joined Tricida as a consultant in September 2019, will lead the strategic development and implementation of Tricida’s medical education, publications and disease awareness activities as the company prepares for the potential launch … senior roles in medical affairs at Celgene, Gloucester Pharmaceuticals and Amgen. Dr. Faust holds a B.S. in Microbiology from Auburn University, a M.A. in Biology from the University of California, Riverside and a Ph.D. in …

Siemens Healthineers

The latest AI breast cancer identification system, Transpara™ 1.6 will be showcased at RSNA 2019 | 11/30/2019

Siemens Healthineers USA and Volpara Solutions, a wholly owned sales and marketing arm of Volpara Health Technologies. Following the successful launch of ScreenPoint Medical’s medical education program at EUSOBI this year, ScreenPoint is collaborating with Siemens Healthineers for Transpara self-reading workshop sessions (10:15 - 5:00pm, Sunday 1 December -Thursday 5 December) in the North Hall at booth 8563” Transpara will also be featured in an abstract accepted for presentation: ‘Artificial …

IQVIA

Medical Affairs Outsourcing Market Is Projected To Reach $2.7 Billion By 2026: Grand View Research, Inc. | 11/28/2019

medical education and the rising number of orphan therapies and rare-disease are some of the key factors propelling the medical affairs outsourcing market growth. The pharmaceutical companies are looking for assistance to systematically position the therapeutic outcomes of these therapies in the market. According to the report published by IQVIA in 2018, the U.S. FDA approved 80 orphan indications, in 2017 and approved 57 in early 2018. Changes in …

Novartis

Novartis flexes CV marketing muscles against PCSK9 rivals with MedCo deal | FiercePharma | 11/25/2019

Watch out, Amgen, Sanofi and Regeneron. Thanks to Novartis’ $9.7 billion Medicines Company buyout pact, PCSK9 competition is about to get a lot more intense. But while the Swiss drugmaker will enter the scene armed … We will leverage Novartis’ deep operational expertise in primary care, medical education and market access, and we can also over time leverage the broader Novartis pipeline,” he pointed out. The company recently successfully launched new …

Response: The most fundamental change in asthma management in 30 years? | 11/21/2019

… medical education, and consultancy from AstraZeneca, grants, personal fees for data monitoring committee and advisory board work, providing independent medical education, and consultancy, and non-financial support (study medication) from GlaxoSmithKline, personal fees for data monitoring committee work from Merck, grants and personal fees for data monitoring committee and advisory board work, and providing independent medical education from Novartis, personal fees for providing independent medical education from Teva and Mundipharma …

Grand Rounds

Dr. Jennifer Ann Kierson Memorial Pediatric Grand Rounds - Nov. 26 | News Releases | Main | 11/22/2019

The Dr. Jennifer Ann Kierson Memorial Pediatric Grand Rounds at Sinai Hospital The Herman & Walter Samuelson Children’s Hospital at Sinai Primary Pediatric Headaches Peggy Lazerow, M.D. Attending, Department of Pediatric Neurology The Herman & Walter Samuelson … by MedChi, the Maryland State Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Designation Statement: LifeBridge Health designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM …

Episode 210: Christy Turlington Burns, Every Mother Counts | 11/22/2019

… it’s on the health systems to say well we don’t accept this and to incorporate it implicit bias training into medical education and training to have that training be ongoing not just like you know … our films showing our films to residents to docs in Grand Rounds having other kinds of providers like duals and midwives and nurses and family doctors all in the same room together so that they’re …

Merck

Turn Your Cialis 2.5 Mg Into A High Performing Machine | 11/22/2019

… HIV). Eligible patients may experience a hands-on practical skills, our MSc in Biochemistry and Medicinal Chemistry Structure not disclosed Merck MK-7246 Amira AM432 CdPt Dissociation Rf PGD 2 Montelukast is an artist and … analysis and safe critical International Foreign and Caribbean medical schools, medical education having established and is an electrically charged agarose gel. Services, and some degrees provide related placements as part of your offer letter. This …

Response: The most fundamental change in asthma management in 30 years? | 11/21/2019

… medical education, and consultancy from AstraZeneca, grants, personal fees for data monitoring committee and advisory board work, providing independent medical education, and consultancy, and non-financial support (study medication) from GlaxoSmithKline, personal fees for data monitoring committee work from Merck, grants and personal fees for data monitoring committee and advisory board work, and providing independent medical education from Novartis, personal fees for providing independent medical education from Teva and Mundipharma …

UnitedHealth Group

Hospitals and health systems: 6 trends and issues | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/22/2019

… on providers at a fast clip. For example, medical school, residency and fellowship take many years. In efforts to modernize medical education, there is a question as to whether that much education is needed. The … they diversify and broaden their scope of business. Under the UnitedHealth Group umbrella, for instance, is Optum, the Advisory Board and Equian, among other arms. In 2018, Cigna acquired Express Scripts, CVS Health combined with …

DaVita downgraded to market perform from outperform at Raymond James | MarketWatch | 11/7/2019

… Bicycle Therapeutics in premarket analyst action Sep. 11, 2019 at 7:03 a.m. ET on Seeking Alpha Glenview Capital Management Buys UnitedHealth Group Inc, The Walt Disney Co, Humana Inc, Sells Microsoft Corp, Alphabet Inc, Thermo … Life Labs, Cerba Healthcare, amedes Holding GmbH, Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research (MFMER) And More Sep. 24, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. ET on The Express Wire Dialysis Market to 2025 -Global Market Size …

Rockwell Medical

Rockwell Medical, Inc. Expands Medical Capabilities Nasdaq:RMTI | Globe Newswire | 11/20/2019

November 20, 2019 06:50 ET Source: Rockwell Medical, Inc. – Company adds experienced medical executive to management team and leading nephrologists to Medical Advisory Board – – Objective to become a leading medical organization in the field of … making investments in its medical organization, real-world data and medical educational programs, and clinical development capabilities. Through the ongoing development and commercialization of Dialysate Triferic, and in preparation for the potential approval of I.V …

Celerion

Rockwell Medical, Inc. Expands Medical Capabilities Nasdaq:RMTI | Globe Newswire | 11/20/2019

… renal disease (ESRD) patients. As a result, the Company is making investments in its medical organization, real-world data and medical educational programs, and clinical development capabilities. Through the ongoing development and commercialization of Dialysate … various contract research organizations (CROs), including Covance and, most recently, Celerion Inc. Throughout his distinguished 30-year career, Dr. Hoffman has established medical affairs capabilities in order to harness the data needed to develop and …

Morgan Stanley

What will Clinical Research Look Like in 5, 10, 20 Years? Are We Heading to Heaven, Hell or Purgatory? Part 2 of 4 - Saama Technologies | 11/13/2019

… with over 1,200 sites of care, serving over 9 million Veterans. VA is also the nation’s largest provider of graduate medical education and major contributor of medical research and provides veterans with disability payments, education … Before working for Goldman Sachs, he was an associate at Morgan Stanley, where he worked in the Telecom/Media Mergers & Acquisitions Group. Marc earned his MBA with a concentration in finance and accounting from The …

Short Interest in Afya Limited (NASDAQ:AFYA) Increases By 70.4% - Dakota Financial News | 11/13/2019

… a research note on Tuesday, August 13th. They set a “neutral” rating and a $26.00 price target for the company. Morgan Stanley initiated coverage on Afya in a research note on Tuesday, August 13th. They … About Afya Afya Limited, through its subsidiaries, operates as a medical education group in Brazil. The company provides educational products and services, including medical schools, medical residency preparatory courses, graduate courses, and other programs to …

SVB Leerink

Jazz Pharmaceuticals (JAZZ) Q3 2019 Earnings Call Transcript | The Motley Fool | 11/6/2019

… particularly in OSA, there is no treatment option for the treatment of EDS. So we’ve been focused this year on medical education and preparing KOLs and others for the opportunity. In terms of priority, we’re … next question comes from the line of Ami Fadia with SVB Leerink. Your line is now open. Ami Fadia – SVB Leerink – Analyst I’m sorry can you hear me? Bruce Cozadd – Chief Executive Officer Yes, we …

Amarin Corporation plc (AMRN) Q3 2019 Earnings Call Transcript | The Motley Fool | 11/5/2019

… added cash outflows will, in addition to expanding Amarin’s sales force size and promotional initiatives, also include spending for further medical education and investment in the growth of Vascepa inventory levels. At the start of … next question comes from the line of Ami Fadia with SVB Leerink. Please proceed with your question. Ami Fadia – SVB Leerink – Analyst Hi. Good morning. Congrats on the nice quarter. I had two questions regarding …

Goldman Sachs

Granite Point Capital Management L.P. Makes New $749,000 Investment in Afya Limited (NASDAQ:AFYA) - Stock Observer | 10/31/2019

… a report on Thursday, September 19th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $29.00 price objective for the company. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group began coverage on Afya in a report on Tuesday, August 13th. They … Company Profile Afya Limited, through its subsidiaries, operates as a medical education group in Brazil. The company provides educational products and services, including medical schools, medical residency preparatory courses, graduate courses, and other programs to …

Acadia Pharmaceuticals (ACAD) Q3 2019 Earnings Call Transcript | The Motley Fool | 10/31/2019

… America Merrill Lynch – Analyst OK. Perfect. Thanks for that. Operator Thank you. Our next question comes from Salveen Richter with Goldman Sachs. Your line is now open. Andrea Tan – Goldman Sachs – Analyst Great. Thanks for … Danielle, as to your second question regarding DRP and the medical education work we’re doing there, just to be completely clear, of course, we’re only approved an Parkinson’s disease psychosis today, so that’s the only …

Merrill Lynch

Acadia Pharmaceuticals (ACAD) Q3 2019 Earnings Call Transcript | The Motley Fool | 10/31/2019

… next question comes from Tazeen Ahmad with Bank of America. Your line is now open. Tazeen Ahmad – Bank of America Merrill Lynch – Analyst Hi. Good afternoon. Thanks for taking my question. This is either for … Danielle, as to your second question regarding DRP and the medical education work we’re doing there, just to be completely clear, of course, we’re only approved an Parkinson’s disease psychosis today, so that’s the only …

Wright Medical Group NV (WMGI) CEO Robert Palmisano on Q2 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript | Seeking Alpha | 8/8/2019

… Company Mathew Blackman - Stifel, Nicolaus & Company Robert Marcus - JPMorgan Chase & Co. Kevin Farshci - Piper Jaffray Travis Steed - Bank of America Merrill Lynch Joanne Wuensch - BMO Capital Markets Christopher Pasquale - Guggenheim Securities Rajbir Denhoy - Jefferies Richard … And then I have a follow-up. Robert Palmisano Yes. Medical education and increased medical education is really a key point of our strategy going forward. It’s always an important thing with [indiscernible]. I think …

RBC Capital Markets

Acadia Pharmaceuticals (ACAD) Q3 2019 Earnings Call Transcript | The Motley Fool | 10/31/2019

… and SD channel. Steve Davis – Chief Executive Officer And then, Danielle, as to your second question regarding DRP and the medical education work we’re doing there, just to be completely clear, of course, we’re only … Thank you. Our next question comes from Beau Miller with RBC Capital Markets. Your line is now open. Beau Miller – RBC Capital Markets – Analyst Hey, everyone. Thanks for taking my questions. I have one quick …

Wright Medical Group (WMGI) Q2 2019 Earnings Call Transcript – The Motley Fool | 8/9/2019

… that you faced in Q2? And then I have a follow-up. Bob Palmisano – President and Chief Executive Officer Yes. Medical education and increased medical education is really a key point of our strategy going … next question comes from Brandon Henry with RBC. Brandon Henry – RBC Capital Markets – Analyst Yeah, thanks for taking my question. Can you help me understand the difference in the performance in the foot versus the …

William Blair

U.S. IPO Week Ahead: Large Foreign Filers And A U.S. Unicorn Lead 10-Deal Week | Seeking Alpha | 7/13/2019

… insurance and wealth management services, with $1.5 billion in 2018 revenue and about $330 million in net income. Brazil-based medical education group Afya (NASDAQ: AFYA ) is growing relatively fast (+20% organic in 1Q19) and … NYSE under the symbol PHR. J.P. Morgan, Wells Fargo Securities, William Blair and Allen & Company are the joint bookrunners on the deal. iHeartMedia, a restructured radio station operator with the US’s largest footprint, stated in …

US IPO Week Ahead: Large foreign filers and a US unicorn lead 10-deal week - Nasdaq.com | 7/12/2019

… insurance and wealth management services, with $1.5 billion in 2018 revenue and about $330 million in net income. Brazil-based medical education group Afya (AFYA) is growing relatively fast (+20% organic in 1Q19) and profitably … NYSE under the symbol PHR. J.P. Morgan, Wells Fargo Securities, William Blair and Allen & Company are the joint bookrunners on the deal. iHeartMedia (IHRT), a restructured radio station operator with the US’s largest footprint, stated …

Felicis Ventures

Medical Education Tech Startup Raises Series A To Scale Online Health Education To Millions | PR Newswire | 6/12/2019

… registered users last month, the leading health education platform Osmosis has announced a Series A round of financing led by Felicis Ventures , known for investing in iconic companies including Fitbit, Shopify, and PluralSight. 35 million … from nursing and PA to dental and pharmacy. “By reimagining medical education, Osmosis is addressing a critical impending global crisis: the need to develop and retrain tens of millions of healthcare professionals over the next …

Medical Education Tech Startup Raises Series A To Scale Online Health Education To Millions | BioSpace | 6/12/2019

… registered users last month, the leading health education platform Osmosis has announced a Series A round of financing led by Felicis Ventures , known for investing in iconic companies including Fitbit, Shopify, and PluralSight. 35 million … from nursing and PA to dental and pharmacy. “By reimagining medical education, Osmosis is addressing a critical impending global crisis: the need to develop and retrain tens of millions of healthcare professionals over the next …

FundRx

Medical Education Tech Startup Raises Series A To Scale Online Health Education To Millions | PR Newswire | 6/12/2019

… confirmed users in over 1,500 other health professional schools, ranging from nursing and PA to dental and pharmacy. “By reimagining medical education, Osmosis is addressing a critical impending global crisis: the need to develop and … at Felicis Ventures. With follow-on investments from Greycroft , Coverys , FundRx , Figure 8 , Social Starts , and LearnStart , and a new investment from SEI Ventures , this round of funding will be used to further expand Osmosis …

Providing supplemental educational videos online nets Osmosis $4 million – TechCrunch | 6/11/2019

Jonathan Shieber @jshieber / 10 hours With over one million YouTube subscribers and 500,000 registered users for its supplemental educational videos, Osmosis , which bills itself as the Khan Academy of healthcare, has raised $4 million in new funding. The round was led by Felicis Ventures , with participation from previous Osmosis investors including Greycroft , Coverys , FundRx , Figure 8 , Social Starts , and LearnStart , “By reimagining medical education, Osmosis is addressing a critical impending …

Greycroft

Medical Education Tech Startup Raises Series A To Scale Online Health Education To Millions | PR Newswire | 6/12/2019

… confirmed users in over 1,500 other health professional schools, ranging from nursing and PA to dental and pharmacy. “By reimagining medical education, Osmosis is addressing a critical impending global crisis: the need to develop and … managing partner at Felicis Ventures. With follow-on investments from Greycroft , Coverys , FundRx , Figure 8 , Social Starts , and LearnStart , and a new investment from SEI Ventures , this round of funding will be used to further …

Providing supplemental educational videos online nets Osmosis $4 million – TechCrunch | 6/11/2019

Jonathan Shieber @jshieber / 10 hours With over one million YouTube subscribers and 500,000 registered users for its supplemental educational videos, Osmosis , which bills itself as the Khan Academy of healthcare, has raised $4 million in new funding. The round was led by Felicis Ventures , with participation from previous Osmosis investors including Greycroft , Coverys , FundRx , Figure 8 , Social Starts , and LearnStart , “By reimagining medical education, Osmosis is addressing a critical impending …

Mayo Clinic

Health Matters 12/4/19 | 12/4/2019

Mayo Clinic Health System offering medication disposal: Mayo Clinic Health System is providing a safer and more convenient way to dispose of unused or expired prescriptions, and over-the-counter medicines. Specially designated receptacles, called … from Eau Claire will participate in a sought-after rural medical education program through the UW School of Medicine and Public Health. Aaron Faacks will spend the next four years in medical school to pursue …

Dr. John Halamka named president of Mayo Clinic Platform | 12/4/2019

Dr. John Halamka named president of Mayo Clinic Platform December 3, 2019 ROCHESTER, Minn. — John Halamka, M.D., has been named president of Mayo Clinic Platform. The platform will elevate Mayo Clinic to a global leadership … Department of Business Development; and president of Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research. About Mayo Clinic Mayo Clinic is a nonprofit organization committed to innovation in clinical practice, education and research, and providing compassion …

Harvard Medical School

Dr. John Halamka named president of Mayo Clinic Platform | 12/4/2019

… at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center for more than 20 years. He also was the International Healthcare Innovation Professor at Harvard Medical School. He remains chairman of New England Healthcare Exchange Network Inc. and is … Department of Business Development; and president of Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research. About Mayo Clinic Mayo Clinic is a nonprofit organization committed to innovation in clinical practice, education and research, and providing compassion …

For Black Women, Hair Care Is a Barrier to Exercise, Fighting Obesity | U.S. News & World Report | 12/4/2019

… medicine physicians. The study recommends incorporating this type of barrier to exercise into cultural-competency training for clinicians, including through medical education curriculums. Dr. Sophia Tolliver, an assistant professor of family medicine at the Ohio … women,” says Dr. Fatima Cody Stanford, an assistant professor at Harvard Medical School and an obesity specialist at Massachusetts General Hospital . An African American woman who’s disciplined about her fitness regimen, Cody Stanford says she …

Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland Clinic’s Community Benefit Topped $1B in 2018 – Cleveland Clinic Newsroom | 12/4/2019

Cleveland Clinic invested more than $1 billion in community benefit in 2018, the most in the health system’s history. Cleveland Clinic’s total community benefit increased 6% to $1.04 billion in 2018 from $981.4 million in 2017. The figures reflect all health system operations for Cleveland Clinic in Ohio, Florida, and Nevada. Community benefit is a measure of a hospital’s investment in its community through outreach programs, medical education, research, financial …

Cleveland Clinic appoints Dr. Thomas Mroz as chair of its Orthopaedic & Rheumatologic Institute | 12/2/2019

Spine surgeon Thomas Mroz, MD, was appointed chair of the Orthopaedic & Rheumatologic Institute at Cleveland Clinic, effective Jan. 1, 2020. Dr. Mroz will supervise more than 125 physicians and 478 caregivers who comprise the institute … Spine Society, where he serves as chairman of the Continuing Medical Education Committee. More articles on spine …

Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland OH

Cleveland Clinic’s Community Benefit Topped $1B in 2018 – Cleveland Clinic Newsroom | 12/4/2019

Cleveland Clinic invested more than $1 billion in community benefit in 2018, the most in the health system’s history. Cleveland Clinic’s total community benefit increased 6% to $1.04 billion in 2018 from $981.4 million in 2017. The figures reflect all health system operations for Cleveland Clinic in Ohio, Florida, and Nevada. Community benefit is a measure of a hospital’s investment in its community through outreach programs, medical education, research, financial …

Cleveland Clinic appoints Dr. Thomas Mroz as chair of its Orthopaedic & Rheumatologic Institute | 12/2/2019

Spine surgeon Thomas Mroz, MD, was appointed chair of the Orthopaedic & Rheumatologic Institute at Cleveland Clinic, effective Jan. 1, 2020. Dr. Mroz will supervise more than 125 physicians and 478 caregivers who comprise the institute … Spine Society, where he serves as chairman of the Continuing Medical Education Committee. More articles on spine …

Ascension

Mayo Clinic hires health IT veteran John Halamka to lead digital health strategy, AI projects | FierceHealthcare | 12/4/2019

… been raised about the use of patient data in these healthcare-tech partnerships. A massive data project between Google and Ascension sparked controversy over concerns about the lack of transparency. The announced deal enables the … Development. He is also president of the Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research …

Weekly Overseas Health IT Links – 23 November, 2019. | 11/23/2019

… quality, representative data; collaborative oversight by both the Food and Drug Administration and other health-care actors; and changes to medical education that will prepare providers for shifting roles in an evolving system. Potential benefits … a whistleblower who said the program, dubbed “Project Nightingale,” involved Ascension – the largest Catholic health system in the world – and up to 50 million private medical records from healthcare providers. It wasn’t Google’s only public …

Mayo Clinic Health System

Health Matters 12/4/19 | 12/4/2019

Mayo Clinic Health System offering medication disposal: Mayo Clinic Health System is providing a safer and more convenient way to dispose of unused or expired prescriptions, and over-the-counter medicines. Specially designated receptacles, called … from Eau Claire will participate in a sought-after rural medical education program through the UW School of Medicine and Public Health. Aaron Faacks will spend the next four years in medical school to pursue …

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights for November 15, 2019 | 11/16/2019

… and some of the permanent damage and how much we don’t know the long term effects of vaping yet,” said Mayo Clinic Health System nurse manager Kellie Peterson. “Making the community aware of that and … Dayne Voelker, MD, of the Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education, explained during a presentation that previous studies have shown that women are more likely to have asthma and anaphylaxis, and that “women are …

Allina Health

FlightBridgeED and Life Link III Team Up to Launch New Research Academy | Business Wire | 12/2/2019

… Link III. More information regarding the Research Academy can be found at www.flightbridgeed.com . About FlightBridgeED, LLC FlightBridgeED, LLC is a medical education company that specializes in providing pre-hospital, critical care, and emergency medicine education … profit consortium made up of the following member-owner organizations: Allina Health, CentraCare Health, Children’s Minnesota, Essentia Health, Fairview Health Services, Regions Hospital/HealthPartners ® , Hennepin Healthcare, Marshfield Clinic Health System, St. Luke’s, and HSHS Sacred …

NYU Langone Health

Assistant Research Scientist - NYU Langone Health - New York, NY | 12/1/2019

Share Description NYU School of Medicine is one of the nation’s top-ranked medical schools. For 175 years, NYU School of Medicine has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history and enrich the lives of countless people. An integral part of NYU Langone Health , the School of Medicine at its core is committed to improving the human condition through medical education

Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (Bellevue) - New York - New York, NY, , USA #jobs #New York pls RT | 11/22/2019

Job Detail for Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (Bellevue) - New York Job Location: NYU Langone Health, New York, NY, , USA Job Detail for Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (Bellevue) - New York Job Location: NYU Langone Health, New … its core is committed to improving the human condition through medical education, scientific research, and direct patient care. For more information, go to med.nyu.edu, and interact with us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.Position Summary:We …

Detroit Medical Center

ACGME revokes DMC’s neurosurgery residency accreditation: A timeline of events so far | 11/27/2019

ACGME revokes DMC’s neurosurgery residency accreditation: A timeline of events so far Written by Alan Condon November 27, 2019 Print Email Detroit Medical Center could lose its neurosurgery residency program after the Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education decided to withdraw its certification, effective June 30, 2020. Here’s a timeline of events so far: 1. The decision to remove the accreditation came after a September ACGME inspection that was prompted …

Former DMC neurosurgery residency director speaks out against allegations after program loses accreditation | 11/25/2019

Detroit Medical Center is in danger of losing its residency program, and former director of the program Murali Guthikonda, MD, told The Detroit News that charges against the program that caused it to lose accreditation … for lodging a complaint that included Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education violations. DMC plans to appeal the council’s decision to terminate accreditation, which would end June 30, 2020. 2. Residents wrote a letter to …

Boston University School of Medicine

A Guide to Combined BS/MD Programs | 11/27/2019

… if you’re passionate about medicine, know that this is the only career for you, and can’t wait to start your medical education, this is a good route to explore. But note that it is by … ACT score of 32; Preference given to in-state candidates Boston University School of Medicine 7 Must submit Chemistry and Math II subject test scores; Must meet course requirements (https://www.bu.edu/admissions/apply/first-year …

Local Nonprofit Honors Caregivers During National Family Caregivers Month | 11/22/2019

… comprehensive interventional pain and palliative care consulting services in Northern Virginia and Washington D.C., for patients with advanced disease symptoms. Medical Education University of Illinois School of Medicine Residency Emory University School of Medicine – Anethesia … Center – Internal Medicine X St. Barnabas Hospital – Internal Medicine X Boston University School of Medicine Residency St. Joseph Mercy Hospital – Internal Medicine Fellowship University of Michigan – Geriatric Medicine, Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter – Hospice and Palliative …

Cigna

Paws Humane Society of Columbus Recruites New CEO for Columbus Operation | 12/4/2019

… programs were the first to be recognized by human insurance companies, accepting wellness credits for pets as prescription, through Aetna, Cigna, United Healthcare and Medicare. Prior to creating K9 Fit Club, Ms. Montgomery served as … 20+ years of award-winning executive leadership in Health & Wellness, Medical Education, Veterinary Associations, and Pet Health and Nutrition. She has expertise in TV, Media, Public Appearances, Speaking Engagements, Live Shows and Community Events. Montgomery …

Hospitals and health systems: 6 trends and issues | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/22/2019

… on providers at a fast clip. For example, medical school, residency and fellowship take many years. In efforts to modernize medical education, there is a question as to whether that much education is needed. The … the Advisory Board and Equian, among other arms. In 2018, Cigna acquired Express Scripts, CVS Health combined with Aetna, and Humana and private equity firms acquired Kindred Healthcare. Highmark, one of the largest insurers in …

Humana

Hospitals and health systems: 6 trends and issues | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/22/2019

… on providers at a fast clip. For example, medical school, residency and fellowship take many years. In efforts to modernize medical education, there is a question as to whether that much education is needed. The … Cigna acquired Express Scripts, CVS Health combined with Aetna, and Humana and private equity firms acquired Kindred Healthcare. Highmark, one of the largest insurers in the country, acquired the West Penn Allegheny Health System years …

Meet the 34 DC healthcare power players who shape the rules for a $3.5 trillion industry that touches every American | 11/20/2019

… electronic health records and improved access to healthcare data. Mostashari has an undergraduate degree from Harvard University and completed his medical education at Yale. He’s been published in The New York Times, the Journal of … array of healthcare clients. He’s worked for Verily Life Sciences, Humana, and the American Medical Association, according to Open Secrets. Before joining the lobbying firm, Rosen was the chief healthcare adviser to then-Senate Majority …

Aetna

Hospitals and health systems: 6 trends and issues | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/22/2019

… on providers at a fast clip. For example, medical school, residency and fellowship take many years. In efforts to modernize medical education, there is a question as to whether that much education is needed. The … In 2018, Cigna acquired Express Scripts, CVS Health combined with Aetna, and Humana and private equity firms acquired Kindred Healthcare. Highmark, one of the largest insurers in the country, acquired the West Penn Allegheny Health …

Healthcare BPO Market| Aggregate Insights| Market Forecast 2026| DataM Intelligence | 11/8/2019

… is a business model to scale the processes with low expenditure costs. For instance, Infosys is the reputed partner of Aetna Inc., a pharmaceutical major in the U.S. It provided knowledge training to its personnel … countries such as India. Factors like a mature pharmaceutical and medical education system, low cost base, large English-speaking population; large talent pool and diverse set of business process outsourcing (BPO) providers including local and …

Indian Health Service

Celebrating the value of medical education in Santa Fe | Local Columns | santafenewmexican.com | 11/8/2019

… program graduates practice in New Mexico, and over a quarter of them practice in underserved communities in New Mexico and the U.S. As part of their training, family medicine residents spend time in Indian Health Service sites, rural community health centers and small towns throughout the state. Residency education helps improve the quality of care in hospitals and helps control costs. Teaching services have lower costs and shorter length of …

Medical School Scholarships: How to Increase Your Odds | 10/30/2019

… about wanting to work in these settings, applying for related federal scholarships is a great way to substantially reduce your medical education costs. On the other hand, it’s important not to be short-sighted. While … is required for each year you receive the scholarship. The Indian Health Service also provides similar opportunities. Finally, the NIH’s Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) is a great option if you love research and are …

Health Net

Internationally Recognized UPMC Cancer Surgeon Joins Allegheny Health Network as Cancer Institute Chair | 11/6/2019

Internationally Recognized UPMC Cancer Surgeon Joins Allegheny Health Network as Cancer Institute Chair By Allegheny Health Network Save PITTSBURGH , Nov. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – David L. Bartlett , MD, an internationally recognized cancer researcher and a pioneer … cancer centers designated by the National Cancer Institute, for research, medical education and clinical services. Local News Coverage …

UnitedHealthcare

Contract standoff between UMass Memorial, UnitedHealthcare leaves retirees scrambling - News - telegram.com - Worcester, MA | 10/31/2019

Contract standoff between UMass Memorial, UnitedHealthcare leaves retirees scrambling Susan Spencer Telegram & Gazette Staff @SusanSpencerTG Wednesday Oct 30, 2019 at 7:50 PM Oct 31, 2019 at 6:27 AM A standoff over reimbursement between UMass Memorial … Memorial was mission-focused, to serve the poor and provide medical education. “We are tied to that mission of caring for the poor, but all of that costs money,” he said. “Our shareholders are the …

Molina Healthcare

Keck Graduate Institute hires founding dean for new medical school | 10/4/2019

… Molina Healthcare, a Fortune 500 health insurance company founded by his father, which provides health care to low-income individuals, according to the news release. He’s also worked in medical education and been recognized for his achievements by prominent media outlets. “Dean Molina’s passion for re-thinking medical education aligns with KGI’s core value of innovation,” KGI spokesperson Ivan Alber said via email. “We are excited to partner with him …

J. Mario Molina Named Founding Dean of the KGI School of Medicine | Business Wire | 8/27/2019

… the founding dean of the KGI School of Medicine. Molina served for 20 years as the Chief Executive Officer of Molina Healthcare, a Fortune 500 company founded by his father in 1980 to provide healthcare … Graduate Institute and to contribute to advancing patient care and medical education,” Molina said. “As I reflect on my professional journey in the U.S. healthcare system, the experiences I have gained confirm both the need …

Charlie Baker

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker to Keynote Pri-Med East Primary Care CME/CE Conference | PR Newswire | 12/4/2019

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker to Keynote Pri-Med East Primary Care CME/CE Conference News provided by Pri-Med Dec 04, 2019, 10:43 ET BOSTON , Dec. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Pri-Med, a leader in continuing medical education, is pleased to announce that Charlie Baker , the 72nd Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts , will deliver the opening Keynote Address at Pri-Med East on Thursday, December 5, 2019 , at the Boston …

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker to Keynote Pri-Med East Primary Care CME/CE Conference | Benzinga | 12/4/2019

BOSTON , Dec. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Pri-Med, a leader in continuing medical education, is pleased to announce that Charlie Baker , the 72nd Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts , will deliver the opening Keynote Address at Pri-Med East on Thursday, December 5, 2019 , at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center in Boston, MA. This four-day continuing medical education (CME/CE) conference will feature more than 60 sessions and workshops designed …

Joan C. Edwards

WVSOM, MU announce collaborative agreement | 12/1/2019

BUY PHOTOS Close The West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine and Marshall University, through its Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, announced a memorandum of understanding that will allow for collaborative medical education efforts between osteopathic and allopathic programs at each institution. (Submitted photo) KarenAyers WVSOM, MU announce collaborative agreement Dec 1, 2019 The West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine and Marshall University, through its Joan C. Edwards School of …

Marshall University and West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine announce collaborative agreement | 11/26/2019

Marshall and WVSOM Announce Agreement Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 01:39 Updated 3 hours ago SOUTH CHARLESTON – Marshall University, through its Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, and the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine today announced a memorandum of understanding that will allow for collaborative medical education efforts between osteopathic and allopathic programs at each institution. Marshall University President Jerome A. Gilbert, and WVSOM President James W. Nemitz signed the …

Imran Khan

PM, CM take notice of doctor?s suspension | 11/30/2019

LAHORE: Prime Minister Imran Khan and Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar have taken notice of suspension of Dr Tafseer from Services Hospital Lahore. They have ordered for an impartial inquiryinto the incidentand sought report from Secretary Specialised Health and Medical Education in this regard. They ordered for immediate restoration of Dr Tafseer on his post. LAHORE: Prime Minister Imran Khan and Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar have taken …

14 promoted to Grade-22: Massive reshuffle of bureaucrats in Centre, Punjab | 11/29/2019

… Punjab have witnessed large-scale reshuffle of bureaucrats for the first time “to improve performance of the governments”. Prime Minister Imran Khan chaired meetings in the Centre and called Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar and … Friday. As per the notification, Momin Agha, Secretary Specialised Healthcare & Medical Education, has been transferred and posted as Additional Chief Secretary (Home), Zafar Nasrullah Khan, Secretary Food, has been directed to report to the S …

Terence R. Flotte

UMass Med School gene therapy shows promising early results in tackling Tay-Sachs - News - telegram.com - Worcester, MA | 11/28/2019

… Terence R. Flotte, dean of the medical school and Celia and Isaac Haidak professor of medical education. “Those were the two big things,” he said in an interview. The next step will be to test the therapy in increasing doses on more patients. An investigational new drug proposal has been submitted to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and a phase 2 clinical trial is expected to start within a …

Daniel Velez

New Division Chief Rounds Out Top Talent at Phoenix Children’s Heart Center | PR Newswire | 11/22/2019

… expected outcomes in surgery and cardiology care, but we’re never done learning, and there are always opportunities to improve,” said Daniel Velez , MD, Co-Director of the Heart Center and Division Chief of Cardiothoracic surgery … 75 pediatric specialties. Recognized specifically for its patient-focused innovation, medical education, growth and research, Phoenix Children’s was named Business of the Year and Exceptional Innovator by the Greater Phoenix Chamber in 2018. For more …

Phoenix Children’s Adds Top Surgeon to its Top-Ranked Heart Center | PR Newswire | 11/19/2019

… Surgeons’ highest-achievable three-star rating. “Dr. Bryant is a remarkable surgeon and already an asset to our team,” said Daniel Velez , MD, co-director of the Heart Center and division chief of cardiothoracic surgery … 75 pediatric specialties. Recognized specifically for its patient-focused innovation, medical education, growth and research, Phoenix Children’s was named Business of the Year and Exceptional Innovator by the Greater Phoenix Chamber in 2018. the hospital …

William Osler

Osler Centenary Papers: A more than slightly sainted life | BMJ | 11/21/2019

In his life of Sir William Osler, the historian Michael Bliss wrote ‘To a modern biographer, searching for the feet of clay that make subjects credible, the remarkable unanimity of the sources is disconcerting’. 1 … gave rise to this journal, as well as putting postgraduate medical education on an established footing in the UK. 9 Because of his passionate commitment to studying the link between pathology and clinical medicine, Osler …

Osler Centenary Papers: The Fellowship of Postgraduate Medicine and the spirit of Osler | BMJ | 11/21/2019

Download powerpoint Figure 2 Young professors at McGill: William Osler, FJ Shepherd and George Ross.credit: Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University. William Osler Photo Collection/NLM/NIH. Under Osler’s leadership, the Fellowship … War, there was a major development in provision of postgraduate medical education with the founding, in 1945, of the British Postgraduate Medical Federation (BPMF), which was supported by the government, the University Grants Committee and …

Susan Brooks

Lawmakers introduce bill to fund more medical residency slots to combat physician shortage, opioid crisis | FierceHealthcare | 11/20/2019

medical education positions in hospitals that have or are in the process of establishing approved residency programs in addiction medicine, addiction psychiatry or pain management. The bill is being led in the House by Representatives Brad Schneider, D-Illinois; Susan Brooks, R-Indiana; Elise Stefanik, R-New York; and Ann Kuster, D-New Hampshire; and in the Senate by Sens. Maggie Hassan, D-New Hampshire, and Susan Collins, R-Maine …

Opioid workforce bill reintroduced in Congress | Crain’s New York Business | 5/2/2019

Medical Education and Indirect Medical Education reimbursement,” Kenneth Raske, president of GNYHA, said in a letter issued to the association’s members Wednesday. “The Opioid Workforce Act of 2019 would allow for a targeted expansion of residency positions above the BBA caps.” Rep. Elise Stefanik, a Republican who represents New York’s 21st district upstate, joined Republican Susan Brooks of Indiana and Democrats Ann Kuster of New Hampshire and Brad Schneider of …

Phil Talamo

Physicians’ Education Resource® Announces Andre Goy as the Recipient of the 2019 PER® Educator of the Year | BioSpace | 11/19/2019

CRANBURY, N.J.–( BUSINESS WIRE )– Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), a worldwide leading resource for continuing medical education (CME), honored Andre H. Goy, M.D., of John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center, with the 2019 … Goy through the PER ® Educator of the Year award,” said Phil Talamo, president of PER ® . “On behalf of PER, we thank Dr. Goy for his tremendous spirit and commitment as a teacher, mentor, enthusiast, and …

Katherine Green

Stephen A. Paget, MD, FACP, FACR, MACR, is recognized by Continental Who’s Who | PR Newswire | 11/19/2019

… to success is “a focus on excellence and dedication to improving the quality and quantity of patients’ lives through care, medical education and research.” He currently serves as the Physician-in-Chief Emeritus. Previously, he … College of Rheumatology. For more information, please visit www.hss.edu . Contact: Katherine Green , 516-825-5634 …

Dr. Susan J. Littman, M.D., is recognized by Continental Who’s Who | PR Newswire | 8/16/2019

… her career, Dr. Littman has attained extensive experience in the areas of solid tumors, hematology, immunology, clinical research, public health, medical education, gastrointestinal malignancies including cancers of the pancreas, liver and biliary tract, and colorectal … and exercising. For more information, please visit http://www.crozerkeystone.org CONTACT: Katherine Green , 516-825-5634, [email protected] SOURCE Continental Who’s Who Related Links http://www.continentalwhoswho.com …

John Theurer

Physicians’ Education Resource® Announces Andre Goy as the Recipient of the 2019 PER® Educator of the Year | BioSpace | 11/19/2019

CRANBURY, N.J.–( BUSINESS WIRE )– Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), a worldwide leading resource for continuing medical education (CME), honored Andre H. Goy, M.D., of John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center, with the 2019 Educator of the Year award during the 37 th Annual Chemotherapy Foundation Symposium: Innovative Cancer Therapy for Tomorrow meeting. The ceremony took place on Wednesday, Nov. 6 at the New York Marriott Marquis in New …