An academic achievement model for students with post-traumatic stress disorder (Kermanshah Earthquake) based on cognitive ability and difficulty in emotion regulation - Amirian MR, Zargham Hajebi M, Mirzahosseini H.
INTRODUCTION: Academic achievement is one of the main concerns of the educational system of any country, and as a result, any factor that is effective in reducing or increasing its quantity and quality is considered and emphasized by researchers. Psycholog... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 15, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

NLM and AAHSL Announce 2022/2023 Leadership Fellows and Mentors
The National Library of Medicine (NLM)  and the Association of Academic Health Sciences Libraries (AAHSL) are pleased to announce the members of the 2022/2023 class of the NLM/AAHSL Leadership Fellows Program. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 14, 2022 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Exploding package that injured Northeastern University worker had note criticizing Zuckerberg and academia's relationship with virtual...
Authorities in Boston have launched an investigation after a package sent to Northeastern University exploded and injured a staff member Tuesday evening, officials said. #northeasternuniversity #academia #staffmember #zuckerberg (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 14, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Association of concussion with high school academic standing: sex, school grade and race as stratifiers - Takagi-Stewart J, Qiu Q, Mills B, Avery AD, Muma A, Vavilala MS.
INTRODUCTION: The purpose was to examine the association between concussion history and academic standing among high school students, and whether the association varies by sex, school grade and race/ethnicity. METHODS: Data from the 2019 Youth Risk... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Individual differences in memory disruption caused by simulated cellphone notifications - Schmidt CR, Schmidt SR, Wilson KA.
People who read and dismiss distracting notifications while performing academic or professional tasks may pay a high cognitive price. Multimedia interruptions clearly impair comprehension and memory; however, their impact may depend on the individual's cog... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Wilderness medicine: Program teaches improvisational treatment skills in remote settings
Wild things can and do happen in the wilderness. In a state known for its vast outdoor and often remote activities, from the mountains to lakes, rivers and oceans and everything in between, medical providers must be prepared to provide care wherever they are treating patients. Academic learning health systems provide specialized training such as wilderness medicine, which focuses on the remote and improvised care of patients who experience illnesses or trauma while in a limited resource setting. Wake … (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 14, 2022 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist Source Type: news

Medical students help kids become their best SELF
Parents and guardians know their children best and many have concerns about their child ’s educational progress – especially whether they have fallen behind in school due to the pandemic. For the past four years, the Best SELF (Supportive Enrichment and Learning for Families) program has harnessed the strengths of Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist’s academic learning health syste m to bridge the gap between health care employees and medical school students to provide a much-needed resource. The… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 14, 2022 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist Source Type: news

Concussion Linked to Poor High School Academic Standing
History of concussion in past 12 months significantly linked to risk for poor academic standing during same period (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - September 13, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Journal will not retract influential paper by botanist accused of plagiarism and fraud
The journal BMC Medicine has decided not to retract a controversial 2013 paper by botanist Steven Newmaster of the University of Guelph (UG) that questioned the purity of herbal remedies and had far-reaching effects on the nutritional supplement industry. An earlier UG investigation had cleared Newmaster of misconduct. “Following [the] investigation … the Editor has concluded that no further editorial action is needed at this point,” a 9 September Editor’s Note on the journal’s website says. But BMC Medicine retained a note posted in February alerting readers that doubts had ar...
Source: ScienceNOW - September 13, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

UCLA leads CDC-funded study on effectiveness of vaccines, boosters in ‘next phase’ of COVID
Key takeaways:A 2021 –22 study by the same researchers showed that vaccines were highly effective at preventing symptomatic infection among health care workers.​​​​​​The COVID-19 landscape has now changed, with more breakthrough infections, the emergence of new variants and the availability of variant-specific boosters.The current study, which will stretch into 2023, will offer insight on how to best protect health workers — and the public — in this new phase of the pandemic.The  David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA has been awarded a $13.6 million grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Preve...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - September 13, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Concussion Linked to Poor High School Academic Standing
TUESDAY, Sept. 13, 2022 -- High-school students with a history of concussion in the previous 12 months have an increased risk for poor academic standing during the same period, according to a study published online Sept. 12 in Injury... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 13, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The potential role of an ombuds office in addressing academic bullying concerns - Mahmoudi M.
Colleges and universities are the main stakeholders in addressing academic bullying. To help address a variety of concerns on campus, including academic bullying, many colleges and universities have established organizational Ombuds Offices as a place to b... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 13, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Knowledge development trajectories of crime prevention domain: an academic study based on citation and main path analysis - Hsu SC, Chen KY, Lin CP, Su WH.
This study performed main path analysis to explore the academic field of crime prevention. Studies were collected from the Web of Science database, and main path analysis was used to analyze the studies and identify influential authors and journals on the ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 13, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

"You don't know what's really going on": reducing the discipline gap by addressing adversity, connection and resources - Sanders JE, Mishna F, McCready L, Fallon B.
Despite the known impact of exposure to adversity on academic outcomes, the role of adversity, particularly expanded forms of adversity, is overlooked within school discipline. Disproportionate application of exclusionary discipline is known to feed dispar... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 10, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news