Teen driver licensure provisions, licensing, and vehicular fatalities - Gilpin G.
Between 1996 and 2015, vehicular fatalities per capita involving 16- to 17-year-old drivers declined by 68.7%. During this same period, states enacted teen driver licensure provisions in an á la carte fashion, now collectively referred to as graduated dri... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 26, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Emory University Fires 2 Neuroscientists Accused of Hiding Chinese Ties
Emory University fired two neuroscientists after they were accused of failing to disclose foreign research funding and connections with China. Li Xiao-Jiang told Science magazine that the university fired him and his wife, Li Shihua––with whom he led a laboratory at the Atlanta university’s medical school. The university also shut down their laboratory. Four Chinese postdoctoral students working in the lab were told to leave the U.S. within 30 days, Li said. Li and his wife are best known for studying Huntington disease. They are denying the allegations and suggested that their firing was part of a proble...
Source: TIME: Science - May 25, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Tara Law Tags: Uncategorized China onetime Research Source Type: news

Mountain View-based startup takes lead prize in Big Bang! competition
The University of California Davis wrapped up its 19th annual Big Bang! Business Competition Thursday, and a Bay Area medical device company took the top prize. The university’s Graduate School of Management hosts the annual competition to help entrepreneurs start or grow new businesses. The top award, and a $20,000 prize, went to Respira Labs, a Mountain View-based startup focusing on a new wearable device for respiratory health.  Respira’s CEO is Dr. Maria Artunduaga, a physician and public… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - May 24, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Felicia Alvarez Source Type: news

Mountain View-based startup takes lead prize in Big Bang! competition
The University of California Davis wrapped up its 19th annual Big Bang! Business Competition Thursday, and a Bay Area medical device company took the top prize. The university’s Graduate School of Management hosts the annual competition to help entrepreneurs start or grow new businesses. The top award, and a $20,000 prize, went to Respira Labs, a Mountain View-based startup focusing on a new wearable device for respiratory health.  Respira’s CEO is Dr. Maria Artunduaga, a physician and public… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - May 24, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Felicia Alvarez Source Type: news

Medical device company takes lead prize in UC Davis Big Bang! competition
The University of California Davis wrapped up its 19th annual Big Bang! Business Competition Thursday, and a Bay Area medical device company took the top prize. The university’s Graduate School of Management hosts the annual competition to help entrepreneurs start or grow new businesses. The top award, and a $20,000 prize, went to Respira Labs, a Mountain View-based startup focusing on a new wearable device for respiratory health.  Respira’s CEO is Dr. Maria Artunduaga, a physician and public… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - May 24, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Felicia Alvarez Source Type: news

Medical device company takes lead prize in UC Davis Big Bang! competition
The University of California Davis wrapped up its 19th annual Big Bang! Business Competition Thursday, and a Bay Area medical device company took the top prize. The university’s Graduate School of Management hosts the annual competition to help entrepreneurs start or grow new businesses. The top award, and a $20,000 prize, went to Respira Labs, a Mountain View-based startup focusing on a new wearable device for respiratory health.  Respira’s CEO is Dr. Maria Artunduaga, a physician and public… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - May 24, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Felicia Alvarez Source Type: news

Odds of success
(National Research University Higher School of Economics) The more a student engages with various activities on campus, the higher their odds of success post-graduation. According to a study by researchers from the Higher School of Economics, not only academic but also research and social engagement, such as participation in student organisations and events, can be linked to the development of critical thinking skills which are essential for general well-being as well as career advancement. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - May 24, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

2019 Health Care Heroes: John Rugh
Education John Rugh Professor  UT Health San Antonio - School of Dentistry John Rugh is professor and director of the evidence-based practice program at UT Health San Antonio School of Dentistry. Raised in Corvallis, Oregon, he received a doctorate from the University of California Santa Barbara and a postdoctorate from Claremont Graduate School. At UT Health, he founded and directed the dental school’s Facial Pain Clinic, and was research director and chair of the orthodontics department. Nationally,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - May 24, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Source Type: news

2019 Health Care Heroes: Dr. Manuel M. Qui ñones
Outstanding Physician Nonhospital-based Dr. Manuel M. Quiñones Family Physician and Partner HealthTexas Medical Group Dr. Manuel Quiñones has been practicing medicine for more than 35 years. Born and raised on San Antonio’s West Side, he graduated from Holy Cross High School, received his bachelor’s degree from St. Mary’s Uni versity and completed his medical degree at Baylor College of Medicine. He has a special interest in treating adult patients with chronic conditions, and he has treated… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - May 24, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Source Type: news

2019 Health Care Heroes: John Rugh
Education John Rugh Professor  UT Health San Antonio - School of Dentistry John Rugh is professor and director of the evidence-based practice program at UT Health San Antonio School of Dentistry. Raised in Corvallis, Oregon, he received a doctorate from the University of California Santa Barbara and a postdoctorate from Claremont Graduate School. At UT Health, he founded and directed the dental school’s Facial Pain Clinic, and was research director and chair of the orthodontics department. Nationally,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - May 24, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

2019 Health Care Heroes: Dr. Manuel M. Qui ñones
Outstanding Physician Nonhospital-based Dr. Manuel M. Quiñones Family Physician and Partner HealthTexas Medical Group Dr. Manuel Quiñones has been practicing medicine for more than 35 years. Born and raised on San Antonio’s West Side, he graduated from Holy Cross High School, received his bachelor’s degree from St. Mary’s Uni versity and completed his medical degree at Baylor College of Medicine. He has a special interest in treating adult patients with chronic conditions, and he has treated… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - May 24, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Stop the Bleed & Start the Heart
On June 14, 2014, a law was passed in Texas that requires every high school student to take a CPR course prior to graduation. A distinct challenge to this mandate was—and remains—funding. Like other states, Texas schools struggle financially to provide students with their core educational requirements. So, how do financially challenged school districts find the resources to meet the reality of training for a catastrophic medical event? Here’s what the Centre For Emergency Health Sciences did in South Central Texas to address what could only be described as an emergent need. Making It Happen To avoid confu...
Source: JEMS Patient Care - May 23, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Trauma Exclusive Articles Source Type: news

Nurse graduates from NYU, years after he worked there as a janitor
Frank Baez got his first healthcare experience as a teenager, mopping floors and cleaning patients' rooms as a hospital janitor at New York University. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - May 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Einstein Celebrates Its 61st Commencement
May 22, 2019—(BRONX, NY)—On May 23rd,Albert Einstein College of Medicine will confer 156 M.D. and 31 Ph.D. degrees as it celebrates its 61st commencement at David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center. In addition, 16 graduates of Einstein’sMedical Scientist Training Program will receive both an M.D. and Ph.D. degree. This year’s ceremony will be the first in which graduates will receive diplomas with the Einstein seal, after the College of Medicine was awarded independent degree-granting authority earlier this year. (Source: Einstein News)
Source: Einstein News - May 22, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Life After Match —Seven Medical Students and Their Journey’s to Residency: Part 1
Match Day is an important day in the life of graduating medical students—it’s when they discover where they will be spending their residency. This story (parts 1 and 2) features seven students on the cusp of their professional careers. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 22, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Education News graduation medical students Source Type: news

Life After Match —Seven Medical Students and Their Journeys to Residency: Part 1
Match Day is an important day in the life of graduating medical students—it’s when they discover where they will be spending their residency. This story (parts 1 and 2) features seven students on the cusp of their professional careers. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 22, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Education News graduation medical students Source Type: news

Cochrane seeks Statistical Editor - Flexible Location
Specifications:Part time (0.5 FTE) initially as a one year fixed-term contract, secondments consideredSalary:£44,000 to £48,000 (FTE)Location:FlexibleApplicationClosing Date: 12th June 2019 (12 Midnight GMT)This role is an exciting opportunity to use your experience as a Statistical Editor to make a difference in the field of health care research.  As Statistical Editor, you will provide statistical support and advice as requested by Network Editorial Teams (Network Senior Editor, Associate Editor or Network Support Fellow) or field queries from the Community Support Team as needed. The post holder will al...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - May 22, 2019 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news

Democratic sneaker design and ultrasonic car communications at UID19 -- design talks and degree show
(Umea University) Get a sneak peek of the future when design students from all over the world show off their graduation projects in the shape of products, services and systems. Ume å Institute of Design at Ume å University is ranked No. 1 in the world among design educations. This year's degree show offers a series of innovations ranging from sea rescue, footwear, apps, robots in hospitals to flying cars. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 22, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

YSPH graduates urged to “Speak Up! Speak Out!” and engage with the world
“At its best, public health changes lives, saves lives,” said Dr. Mary Travis Bassett in her keynote speech at YSPH’s 2019 Commencement ceremony. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - May 21, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

NAS and NAM Presidents Give Commencement Addresses
NAS President Marcia McNutt delivered the commencement address to Boston University graduates on May 19, where she discussed trust in science and evidence, and the importance of making informed decisions. On May 17, NAM President Victor Dzau spoke to graduates of the Western University Schulich School of Medicine& Dentistry, urging them to keep their commitment to patients at the forefront as they embark on a career in medicine. (Source: News from the National Academies)
Source: News from the National Academies - May 21, 2019 Category: Science Source Type: news

Differences in Master's and Doctoral Enrollment in Science, Engineering, and Health in 2017
Graduate enrollment by degree level and field of study are available for the first time through the 2017 Survey of Graduate Students and Postdoctorates in Science and Engineering (GSS). These new data show 649,112 graduate students were enrolled in SEH programs in 2017, with 58% pursuing master's degrees and 42% pursuing doctoral degrees. More graduate students were enrolled in science (415,568) than combined in engineering (165,581) and health (67,963). Enrollment in master's programs was seen for 77% of graduate students in health, 58% of graduate students in engineering, and 55% of graduate students in science. (Source:...
Source: NSF - Statistics on U.S. Science and Engineering Resources - May 21, 2019 Category: Statistics Source Type: news

Graduate Students and Postdoctorates in Science and Engineering: Fall 2017
These tables provide detailed data on master's and doctoral graduate students and postdoctoral appointees in science, engineering, and selected health fields. Trend data are provided on graduate student enrollment, postdoctoral appointments, and other doctorate-holding nonfaculty researcher (NFR) appointments, as well as counts of graduate students, postdoctoral appointees, and NFRs by characteristics, such as sex, race and ethnicity, citizenship, field of study, and primary source and mechanism of support. Data are from the Survey of Graduate Students and Postdoctorates in Science and Engineering: Fall 2017, sponsored by ...
Source: NSF - Statistics on U.S. Science and Engineering Resources - May 21, 2019 Category: Statistics Source Type: news

Preventing Antibiotic Resistance: Look to the Livestock Industry
Among the major drivers of the Antimicrobial Resistance crisis is the misuse and overuse of antibiotics in livestock and feed. Credit: Germán Miranda/IPS. By Tharanga YakupitiyageUNITED NATIONS, May 21 2019 (IPS) Antimicrobial resistance is quickly becoming a global crisis and risks reversing a century of progress in health. Some organisations have already geared up and are tackling the issue from its roots. In a new report, the United Nations Interagency Coordination Group (IACG) on Antimicrobial Resistance estimates that antibiotic resistance could cause 10 million deaths each year by 2050. Already, drug-resistan...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - May 21, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Tharanga Yakupitiyage Tags: Development & Aid Featured Global Headlines Health IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse North America Regional Categories Sustainability TerraViva United Nations Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) WHO Source Type: news

Teen drivers with ADHD have higher crash rates even with graduated licenses
(Reuters Health) - New teen drivers with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder are more likely to crash their cars than adolescents who don't have ADHD - especially right after they get their license, a new study suggests. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Pitt to lead creation of global, cloud-based data system for infectious diseases
(University of Pittsburgh) Backed by a five-year, $6.7 million National Institutes of Health grant, the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health today announced that it plans to lead a culture shift in data-sharing rippling through scientific fields and harness it to improve global knowledge of infectious diseases. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - May 20, 2019 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Heartwarming moment boy, 5, with spina bifida walks for the first time at his preschool graduation
Blake Mompher, five, was diagnosed with spina bifida when his mother was 20 weeks pregnant. He walked for the first time without his wheelchair on Saturday at his preschool graduation in Ohio. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Class Day 2019 Live Video
The Geisel School of Medicine's annual Class Day event celebrating our graduating medical students will be on Saturday, June 1 at 9:00 AM in Spaulding Auditorium. This year's keynote speaker is Anne Schuchat MED ’84, the principal deputy director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and a retired rear admiral from the Commissioned Corps of the U.S. Public Health Service. You can watch live video of the Class Day event right here. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 16, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Derik Hertel Tags: Announcements Insider News Class Day Source Type: news

Nearly 9 out of 10 College Students with Student Debt Say It's Important to Find a Company That Offers Loan Relief
- The YouGov-Abbott Student Loan Impact Survey shows 87% of those in college or graduating this year with student debt say finding a company with a student loan benefit is important to them (Source: Abbott.com)
Source: Abbott.com - May 15, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

New Global Accreditation Evaluation for Med Schools New Global Accreditation Evaluation for Med Schools
Accreditation influences how medical schools educate. The WFME is seeking standardized global training, which may have dramatic effects on international graduates coming to the United States.Medscape Med Students (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students Commentary Source Type: news

ASRC Neuroscience director Patrizia Casaccia receives prestigious NINDS R35 Award from NIH
(Advanced Science Research Center, GC/CUNY) Patrizia Casaccia, founding director of the Neuroscience Initiative at the Advanced Science Research Center (ASRC) at The Graduate Center, CUNY, has been awarded a $9.17 million Research Program Award from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (a division of the National Institutes of Health). The grant will fund work to investigate the mechanisms regulating the function of glial cells and how their dysfunction contributes to development of neurological diseases and mental disorders. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

New doctors' DNA ages 6 TIMES faster than usual in their first year of residency, study finds
Researchers took DNA samples from 250 medical students who graduated from the University of Michigan, first before starting their intern year, then 12 months later, and found a huge shift. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UCSF School of Pharmacy celebrates commencement 2019
On May 3, in front of a crowd of more than one thousand gathered at Louise M. Davies Symphony Hall in San Francisco, the 122 members of the UCSF School of Pharmacy graduating class of 2019 received their doctor of pharmacy (PharmD) degrees.“Out of more than 1,100 applicants, we chose each of you—122 bright lights who would clearly bring something unique to the School and the profession,”Dean B. Joseph Guglielmo, PharmD, said. “You have excelled in every way.” (Source: UCSF School of Pharmacy News)
Source: UCSF School of Pharmacy News - May 14, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Do your services have a positive impact on parents and their young children?
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Source: Johns Hopkins University and Health Systems Archive - May 14, 2019 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Final year students who don’t get sleep are 40 per cent less likely to graduate
A lack of sleep was linked to a lower grade score, jeopardizing success. Researchers led by Montclair State University quizzed college students and tracked their grades over four years. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Preschoolers who watch TV sleep less
(University of Massachusetts at Amherst) Preschoolers who watch TV sleep significantly less than those who don't, according to new research by University of Massachusetts Amherst neuroscientist Rebecca Spencer and developmental science graduate student Abigail Helm. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

CUNY SPH team joins consortium in major effort to reduce opioid overdose deaths in NY
(CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy) The National Institute on Drug Abuse has awarded $86 million to a consortium of researchers and implementers convened by Columbia University's School of Social Work to address the epidemic of opioid overdose deaths in New York State. The CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy is a key partner of the New York consortium which will focus on reducing opioid overdose mortality across 16 communities in New York State by 40 percent in the next four years. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Help Inform Science Policy This Summer
Registration is now open for the 2019 Biological Sciences Congressional District Visits event. This national initiative, organized by the American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS) is an opportunity for scientists from across the country to meet with their federal or state elected officials to showcase the people, facilities, and equipment that are required to support and conduct scientific research and education. Now in its eleventh year, the event enables scientists, graduate students, representatives of research facilities, and people affiliated with scientific collections to meet with their federal or state ele...
Source: Public Policy Reports - May 13, 2019 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

Graduated driver licensing and teen fertility - Deza M.
This paper evaluates the effect of implementing nighttime driving curfews and passenger restrictions mandated by graduated driver licensing (GDL) on teen fertility. Both components of GDL potentially restrict the freedom and mobility of minor drivers by re... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

ACS Sets Goal to Cut Cancer Mortality 40 Percent by 2035
Goal based on decrease in overall cancer death rates at pace seen among college graduates (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - May 10, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Dermatology, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Nephrology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, ENT, Pediatrics, Pulmonology, Radiology, Surgery, Urology, Journal, Source Type: news

Independent evaluation of the Think Ahead programme
The Think Ahead programme is a fast-track graduate scheme, offering graduates and career-changers a new route into mental health social work. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - May 9, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Graduate students under pressure
(Source: ScienceNOW)
Source: ScienceNOW - May 9, 2019 Category: Science Authors: McCartney, M. Tags: twil Source Type: news

Workplace discrimination: if they don't fit, they always call in sick?
(University of Konstanz) Prof. Florian Kunze (University of Konstanz, Cluster of Excellence 'The Politics of Inequality') and Max Reinwald (University of Konstanz, Graduate School for Decision Sciences) investigate workplace behavior of employees who are in the minority in their teams. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - May 8, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Immediate HIV treatment initiation: Increased but not yet universal in NYC
(CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy) A new study published in the Journal of Infectious Diseases found that immediate treatment initiation for HIV infection has improved since local and federal guidelines began to recommend universal treatment for all persons diagnosed with HIV, regardless of their disease stage. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 6, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Cost of Graduate Medical Education Stifling Ability to Bolster Physician Workforce
Physician shortages and limits on Medicare reimbursement for residency training are encouraging legislation to increase the number of residency slots. Yet how to encourage physicians to go to the locations and into the specialties experiencing shortages is under discussion. Rural residency programs and National Health Service Corps funding are some considerations. (May require subscription to view full article.) (Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center - May 4, 2019 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

New health facility under construction on the Westside
What is expected to be a key contributor to better community health in the historic Westside neighborhoods of Atlanta is now under construction. A $52 million-plus mixed-use development by Carter in partnership with Atlantic American Partners includes a 25,000-square-foot ambulatory health facility, a 9,000-square-foot fitness/wellness center and on-campus graduate student housing for the Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM). The project, si tuated on 7.2 acres adjacent to the school of medicine, broke… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - May 3, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Doug DeLoach Source Type: news

CMS: Medicare Program: Hospital Inpatient Prospective Payment Systems for Acute Care Hospitals and the Long Term Care Hospital Prospective Payment System and Proposed Policy Changes and Fiscal Year 2020 Rates; Proposed Quality Reporting Requirements for Specific Providers; Medicare and Medicaid Promoting Interoperability Programs Proposed Requirements for Eligible Hospitals and Critical Access Hospitals
Notice from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services of a proposed rule regarding changes to critical access hospital (CAH) payments, Medicare graduate medical education for teaching hospitals, and Medicare hospital inpatient prospective payment systems (IPPS) for capital and operating costs of acute care hospitals. The rule also proposes new quality requirements and revisions related to current requirements. Comments are due June 24, 2019. (Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - May 3, 2019 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Conan MacDougall named Divine Family Endowed Chair in Clinical Pharmacy
Conan MacDougall, PharmD, MAS, has been selected as the new holder of theDivine Family Endowed Chair in Clinical Pharmacy. The chair was created in 2003 by Philmore G. Divine, a 1945 UCSF pharmacy school graduate, to “support the research, teaching and service activities of the holder of the Chair related to his or her work in the area of clinical pharmacy.” (Source: UCSF School of Pharmacy News)
Source: UCSF School of Pharmacy News - May 3, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Upstate will award 478 degrees at Commencement May 5
Among the graduates are four students who will earn both an MD and PhD, the culmination of eight years of study. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - May 2, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news