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Medical Students Push For More LGBT Health Training To Address Disparities
Npr.org

One in 5 LGBT adults has avoided medical care for fear of discrimination, according to a recent survey, and 80 percent of physicians surveyed say they feel "not competent" to treat LGBT patients. more…

One year after offering free tuition, applications to NYU medical school surge
Marketwatch.com

The surprise offer was announced to both great fanfare and controversy last year. more…

10 tips for non-traditional medical school applicants
Kevinmd.com

I would like to offer some words of encouragement to what many call the “non-traditional” students pursuing medicine. The term encompasses people in different aspects in their lives. It may be someone in a different line of work looking at medicine as a secon… more…

How physicians can successfully wind down their practice
Kevinmd.com

A retirement plan isn’t usually a top priority for fresh doctors looking for their first jobs, whether that final date is in five years or thirty. Perhaps knowing when to hang up your hat is immaterial so early in your career since most doctors will end up le… more…

PolarityTE, Inc. (PTE) CEO Denver Lough on Q4 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
Seekingalpha.com

PolarityTE, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTE) Q4 2018 Results Earnings Conference Call January 14, 2019, 08:00 AM ET Company Participants Rich Haerle - VP of IR & Strategy more…

10 Great Places to Retire If You Hate the Cold
Yahoo.com

Are you hoping to retire your snow gear when you exit the workforce? We don't blame you. Harsh winters can be particularly difficult as you age. Older adults lose body heat faster than when they were younger, and their health can suffer before they even reali… more…

Big genome found in tiny forest defoliator
Eurekalert.org

Drs. Don Gammon and Nick Grishin of UT Southwestern have sequenced the genomes of the European gypsy moth and its even more destructive cousin, the Asian gypsy moth. more…

AGA releases guide to care for women with IBD throughout family planning
Eurekalert.org

The American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) announced 'Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) in Pregnancy Clinical Care Pathway - A Report from the American Gastroenterological Association IBD Parenthood Project Working Group' published online today ahead o… more…

Elizabeth Warren is calling for Medicare for all. What does England’s experience tell us?
Bostonglobe.com

Just months after stepping down as chairman of England’s National Health Service, Sir Malcolm Grant weighs in on America’s new fascination with single-payer health care. more…

Increased Need for Trained Doctors Sparks Saint James School of Medicine To Offer Affordable Medical Education
Businesswire.com

PARK RIDGE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Thanks to medical advances and the surging presence of an aging population, the need for both physicians and specialists is escalating worldwide. But the U.S. and Canada are facing particularly significant doctor shortages. … more…

Journal of Oncology Practice Publishes Manuscript from Archway Health on Reducing Costs in Oncology Care
Businesswire.com

WATERTOWN, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/bundledpayments?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#bundledpaymentslt;/agt;--The American Society of Clinical Oncology Journal (ACSO) has accepted the manuscript, “Reducing Cancer Costs throug… more…

Verity Health System Enters into Asset Purchase Agreement with The KPC Group
Businesswire.com

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Verity Health System Enters into Asset Purchase Agreement with The KPC Group more…

Overlake Medical Center and EvergreenHealth Participating in Trial to Enhance Mothers’ Childbirth Experience and Safety
Businesswire.com

KIRKLAND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/CSections?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#CSectionslt;/agt;--EvergreenHealth and Overlake Medical Center announced today that they are collaborating as two of only four hospitals in the cou… more…

XIFIN Enters Precision Medicine Informatics Market with the Launch of VisualStrata®
Businesswire.com

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--XIFIN unveiled VisualStrata, the only precision medicine informatics platform that curates and visualizes diagnostic, clinical and financial data. more…

Verity Health System Enters into Asset Purchase Agreement with The KPC Group
Businesswire.com

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Verity Health System Enters into Asset Purchase Agreement with The KPC Group more…

Vulnerable Micro-Preemie Given Second Chance at Life Thanks to Volunteers’ Gift of Touch
Businesswire.com

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--El Camino Hospital team recognized for volunteering almost 600 hours to nurture baby in critical first weeks; today she’s 15 months old and adopted. more…

Proteus Digital Health® Launches Digital Oncology Medicines to Improve Patient Outcomes
Businesswire.com

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. & MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/GI19?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#GI19lt;/agt;--Proteus Digital Health®, Inc., Fairview Health Services, and University of Minnesota Health announced today that for th… more…

Stanford Health launches an online program for second opinions
Digitalcommerce360.com

It can pay dividends for patients to get a second opinion. One in five patients learns they had been misdiagnosed after getting another take on their medical condition by a new doctor, says research from the Mayo Clinic. But because of time, money and hassles… more…

Migrant physicians’ conceptions of working in rural and remote areas in Sweden: A qualitative study
Plos.org

Objective To explore migrant physicians’ conceptions about working in rural and remote areas in Sweden to understand what influences their motivation to work in these areas. Method and material The study employed a qualitative approach with semi-structured … more…

SIUT hosts workshop on robotic surgery
Tribune.com.pk

The first of its kind in the country The post SIUT hosts workshop on robotic surgery appeared first on The Express Tribune. more…

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