Dr. Michael Brownlee receives JDRF Rumbough Award for Scientific Excellence
May 19, 2008 (BRONX, NY) Michael Brownlee, M.D., the Anita and Jack Saltz Professor of Diabetes Research at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, has been selected by the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) to receive the prestigious David Rumbough Award for Scien...
Cancer Screening Tests Could Do More Harm Than Good: Reader's Digest April Cover Story
...nes the screening tests associated with colon, breast, and prostate cancer. brownlee
looks at whether there is too much unnecessary screening that holds too man...r the treatments that can follow but there is also a huge financial burden. brownlee
says in the article that "unnecessary therapies for cancer are a tremendous...
DynaVox Sponsors The ALS Association's Assistive Technology Consultation Program
...heir situation by providing information, education and support on augmentative communication tools and available options."
"Led by Alisa brownlee
from The ALS Association Greater Philadelphia Chapter, the Assistive Technology Consultation Program provides valuable information and resources to st...
JDRF announces 2008 Spring Research Review Award
.... Internationally recognized for his research, Dr. brownlee
discovered a novel molecular pathway linking hyper...tinopathy, a complication of the disease.
is also the Director of the JDRF International Cen...sis in type 1 patients. In 2006, JDRF awarded Dr. brownlee
with the Scholar Award.
His other scientific aw...
Johns Hopkins Medical School Sets Research and Teaching Collaboration with University of Patras in Greece
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Boston Research Summit gathers 100 health care leaders on decision making
...at more care is not better care including Nortin Hadler, from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, author of The Last Well Person; Shannon brownlee
of the New America Foundation and author of Overtreated; and Richard Deyo from Oregon Health and Science University, author of Hope or Hype.
US Drugmaker Slapped Huge Fine for Misleading Doctors Over Addictive Painkiller
...yContin tablet, and labeled the drug as providing fewer peaks and valleys than with immediate-release oxycodone, the OCI said.
U.S. Attorney John brownlee
said, "With its OxyContin, Purdue unleashed a highly abusable, addictive, and potentially dangerous drug on an unsuspecting and unknowing public." ...
Stardust Brings Interstellar Dust
...ced the stress of impact on the particles.
The carrot-shaped tracks of much larger particles are visible in the Aerogel from several feet away, brownlee
said, and in some of the tracks the black comet dust is visible at the end of the track. One track, according to him was almost large enough to put yo...