You've heard about physician shortages and physician burnout. But, Catholic priests? According to a researcher at Florida Atlantic University, Catholic priests in the United States are in a similar predicament with even fewer options or opportunities to retire from their diocese. And, unlike medicine, priesthood is not a lucrative profession. read more
Researchers from the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University have engineered endogenous protein inhibitors of protein-degrading enzymes as an alternative approach to synthetic inhibitors for potentially treating cancer and other diseases. Show More Summary
In a large study examining a nationally representative survey of American adults from 1973 to 2014, researchers from Florida Atlantic University, San Diego State University and Widener University have found that same-sex sexual experience has doubled, and acceptance of same-sex sexual experience has quadrupled. read more
In an editorial published in the current issue of Cardiology, professors from the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University have evaluated the totality of evidence and conclude that regular physical activity bears the closest resemblance to a "magic bullet" to combat the worldwide epidemic of obesity and cardiovascular disease. read more
An internationally renowned neuroscientist and leading expert in synaptic pharmacology, neurotransmitter transporters, and neurogenetics, has joined Florida Atlantic University as the executive director of the newly-formed FAU Brain Institute.
"Chef Wanda is a rock star," Ken Botts told me. So when I met Chef Wanda White at a Food Forward event at Florida Atlantic University, I was expecting a tatted, dynamic millennial, not a lunch lady with a Texas twang and a no-nonsense manner. Show More Summary
The 33498 ZIP code comprises the city of Boca Raton and lies in Palm Beach County. The oceanside ZIP code is home to Florida Atlantic University, Highland Beach and Mizner Park shopping mall...
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Former Florida Atlantic University Professor James Tracy, who gained notoriety after claiming the Sandy Hook massacre was a hoax, has filed a lawsuit to try to get his job back. Tracy, fired from his tenured position in January, is suing university administrators, members of...
A new study by researchers at Florida Atlantic University and Providence College has found that vivid language intended to assure potential whistleblowers they will be protected from retaliation is instead likely to evoke fear and make them less likely to report misconduct. read more
Former Florida Atlantic University (FAU) faculty member James Tracy, who is widely considered a “Sandy Hook truther,” filed a wrongful termination lawsuit on Monday, months after losing his teaching job. Tracy is known as one of several...Show More Summary
A leading scientist at Florida Atlantic University has received $540,250 from the National Cancer Institute of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to continue his groundbreaking research to develop new therapeutic agents for collagen-based diseases including multiple sclerosis, cancer and sepsis.
Those pesky fruit flies that often hover around at inopportune times have more in common with you than you may realize when it comes to sleep. Therefore, researchers at Florida Atlantic University (FAU) felt they'd be the ideal subject to shed light on the link between sleep deprivation and metabolic disorders like diabetes and obesity. Show More Summary
The Bonefish & Tarpon Trust, in collaboration with the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation and Florida Atlantic University’s Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute, is embarking on a research project to pioneer rearing bonefish in captivity to help restore the Florida Keys … more ?
A new Florida Atlantic University poll finds Donald Trump leading the GOP primary race with 44%, followed by Marco Rubio at 21%, Ted Cruz at 21%, and John Kasich at 9%.
James Tracy said he was bullied by Florida Atlantic University colleagues as angry parents pulled students from the school because of him, according to his 700-page personnel file.
Tens of thousands of black tip sharks are congregating along the shoreline around Palm Beach, Florida and scientists are trying to figure out why. Dr. Stephen Kajiura, head of Florida Atlantic University’s Shark Lab says, There are literally tens of thousands of sharks a stone’s throw away...
It is widely known that "a picture is worth a thousand words." But a new study by researchers at Florida Atlantic University published in Evolutionary Psychology begs to differ when it comes to young children. read more
Arthur J. Ross III, M.D., M.B.A., has joined the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University as interim dean.
"Florida poll: Trump 48%!!, Cruz 16%, Rubio 11%, Bush 10%." Alarm explanation points original.Florida's Republican primary would be a Donald Trump blowout if held today, according to a Jan. 15-18 poll by Florida Atlantic University Business and Economics Polling Initiative. Show More Summary
Donald Trump's lead in the Republican presidential nominating contest isn't just relegated to the early-primary states. He's even winning on other high-profile candidates' home turf. A new Florida Atlantic University poll released Wednesday...Show More Summary