(Boston University Medical Center) Vijaya B. Kolachalama, Ph.D., assistant professor of medicine at Boston University School of Medicine, has received a Scientist Development grant from the American Heart Association.
Last weekend I attended the Veterinary Behavior Symposium – the conference of the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists – held in conjunction with the American Veterinary Medical Association’s annual convention in Indianapolis, IN. CattleDog Publishing co-sponsored the symposium and our booth was well attended. It was great to see so many of my friends … Continued
(University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center) The American Heart Association (AHA) published a scientific statement to provide recommendations for physicians and researchers who wish to do meta-analyses, journal editors who publish them, and health care professionals who wish to use them to make decisions about patient care.
(American Geriatrics Society) In a new study, published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, James E. Galvin, MD, MPH, Professor of Integrated Medical Science and Associate Dean for Clinical Research, Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, Florida Atlantic University, examined potential Alzheimer's disease prevention strategies.
The American Thyroid Association has awarded a 2017 Research Grant to Lawrence A. Shirley, MD, MS, FACS, Assistant Professor of Surgical Oncology, Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. Dr. Shirley's project is entitled "Impact of BRAF-Mutated Papillary Thyroid Cancers on Cancer-Associated Fibroblast Genotype and Phenotype."
The American Thyroid Association has awarded a 2017 Research Grant to Marco Medici, MD, PhD, MSc, a clinical fellow in endocrinology at Erasmus Medical Center in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. In his project, "Personalized Management of Thyroid Disease," Dr. Show More Summary
The American Thyroid Association has awarded a 2017 Research Grant, funded by the Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Association, Inc. (ThyCa), to Jens Lohr, MD, PhD, who is Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Medical Oncology Department at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, MA. Show More Summary
New studies presented at the American Psychological Association's annual convention indicate that yoga can help to reduce symptoms of depression.
(American Psychological Association) Medical discrimination based on people's size and negative stereotypes of overweight people can take a toll on people's physical health and well-being, according to a review of recent research presented at the 125th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association.
Believe it or not, there's actually proven research about how your birth month can affect your health. The Journal of American Medical Informatics Association has released a study that investigated the links between birth month and disease risk. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
(American Osteopathic Association) An educational initiative at Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine is reducing medical students' negative attitudes toward people with obesity, a finding researchers hope will translate into better outcomes for patients struggling with weight, according to research published in The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association.
(American Statistical Association) Emery Brown, the Edward Hood Taplin Professor of Medical Engineering and of Computational Neuroscience at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the Warren M. Zapol Professor of Anaesthesia...Show More Summary
The Senate released the text to its "skinny repeal" plan on Thursday, and the biggest group of doctors in the US wasn't on board. The American Medical Association came out strongly against the Health Care Freedom Act on Thursday, calling...Show More Summary
"We should be honoring their service -- not trying to end it."
The American Medical Association said that transgender people should be allowed to serve in the military
The New York Times: Dr. Ann McKee, a neuropathologist, has examined the brains of 202 deceased football players. A broad survey of her findings was published on Tuesday in The Journal of the American Medical Association. Of the 202 players, 111 of them played in the N.F.L. Show More Summary
In a study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, researchers diagnosed CTE in 110 of 111 deceased NFL players.
Campaign Action The American Medical Association has escalated its opposition to Trumpcare, going from concerned about it to hair on fire at the prospect of what it means for their patients and the entire healthcare system. Turn your...Show More Summary
Photos provided by the Journal of the American Medical Association in July 2017 showed a cancer patient whose hair turned dark on new immunotherapy drugs.
The Latest on Republican attempts to overhaul the nation's health care laws (all times local): 12:30 p.m. The American Medical Association is telling senators it's time to stop trying to … Click to Continue »