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New Initiative to Improve Mental Health Among Chicago Latinos

...essionals, and community agencies. It also will address the immediate need for culturally competent care by placing Chicago School clinical counseling interns and at least 75 student volunteers in agencies that serve the Latino community. Together they will deliver more than 8,000 service hours working with ...

UC Davis study highlights work-life issues of female surgeons

...a growing number of women in medical school classrooms. Today, as the medical school student body consists of 50 percent women, she mentors more women interns and residents than she did a decade ago. She predicts that the surgical profession, where women currently constitute just 14 percent of the workforce,...

Illinois Medical District Presented with "Good Neighbor Award"

...ctor of IMD. "It's an honor to work with the dedicated individuals at Cara, and we are excited to see the continued success of Cleanslate. Their interns are the true stars." About the Illinois Medical District Situated on Chicago's Near West Side, the Illinois Medical District (IMD), http://...

Lawyers Provide Free Assistance at 15 Hospitals for National Health Care Decisions Day

...ovide both the forms and legal assistance in helping people be prepared in times of medical crisis." LegalHealth attorneys, paralegals, and legal interns will assist anyone over the age of 18 to designate a health care proxy who can make medical decisions and to prepare a "living will" specifying what c...

Patients with GI bleeding admitted on the weekend have higher death rate

... be teaching hospitals if they had an AMA-approved residency program, were a member of the Council of Teaching Hospitals or had a full time equivalent interns and residents-to-patients ratio of 0.25 or higher). "Although previous studies have demonstrated differences in outcomes between weekend and weekda...

Many Hospital Patients Can't ID Their Doctors

...he Lewis Blackman Hospital Patient Safety Act in South Carolina, for instance, mandates that "all clinical staff, clinical trainees, medical students, interns and resident physicians of a hospital shall wear badges clearly stating their names, their departments and their job or trainee titles -- in terms or ...

Independence Blue Cross Celebrates 70 Years Of Service In Southeastern Pennsylvania

...st care to more than 90,000 uninsured and underinsured. Summer internship program. In 2008 alone, IBC welcomed 54 high school interns and 52 college interns to help prepare the students for future careers. Sponsorship of large-scale community events. IBC sponsors the following events to build the health ...

Thirty-seven College Students Participate in Regenerative Medicine Summer Research Program

...stry sector. Combined, this strategy enables PTEI to prevent regional "brain drain" and to enable regional "brain gain." An additional component pairs interns with U.S. Department of Defense collaborative researchers, who focus on utilizing tissue engineering and regenerative medicine research to address sig...

Howard University and CVS/pharmacy Announce Ribbon Cutting for the Howard University Pharmacy Practice Laboratory

... guest lecture at the school's pharmacy management class, judge the annual Patient Counseling competition and mentor Howard University pharmacy school interns at CVS/pharmacy stores. Partly as a result of the strong relationship, more than 35 percent of Howard University pharmacy graduates began careers at C...

Blue Cross Foundation Awards $528,000 in Grants to Improve Community Health

...rve the Twin Cities Russian-speaking immigrant population. La Familia Guidance Center, St. Paul, $50,000 for training Community Mental Health Worker interns to connect new Latino immigrants in Ramsey County with health and social service resources. Madelia Community Hospital, Madelia, $10,000 to foster s...
Interns in Medical Technology

Oakwood Surgeons Perform World's First 3D Surgery Without Special Glasses

...ion(TM) is fueled by comments from veteran surgeon, Kurt Martinuzzi, MD, who said, " with this device ... I expect that teaching medical students and interns how to perform endoscopic procedures will be much easier; the learning curve should definitely be shorter." The first public showing of LifeVisio...
Interns in Biological News

Quiet bison sire more calves than louder rivals

... to bear." To learn how bison communicate with one another, Wyman and Michael S. Mooring of Point Loma Nazarene University, and a number of student interns spent two summers monitoring 325 wild bison in Fort Niobrara National Wildlife Refuge in the Sandhills region of north-central Nebraska. The animals w...

Helios Education Foundation invests $6.5 million

...l, undergraduate and graduate students in Arizona. interns receive a stipend, are paired with a TGen scientis...udent diversity, with upwards of 20 percent of the interns coming from underrepresented populations. "We ...at the TGen website: http://www.tgen.org/intern . interns must be a resident of Arizona or a full-time stude...
Interns in Biological Technology

Ground Zero Pharmaceuticals Announces Expansion of Regulatory and Product Development Consulting Services

...es as an Adjunct Professor at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia. GZP, at its Irvine, California offices, hosted its first regulatory interns from the School of Pharmacy and Biotechnology programs from the University of Queensland. Based in Irvine, a major center of biotechnology innovatio...

Abbott Named One of the 'Best Places to Launch a Career' by BusinessWeek

... translates to a true understanding of the challenges and opportunities of a career with Abbott. This has resulted in more than 40 percent of eligible interns choosing full-time positions at Abbott. Looking for a job? Students and anyone interested in working at Abbott can visit the career center at http:...

New Web site makes recruiting from Wisconsin universities easier

...akes it easier to identify potential employees and interns among the graduates and students of Wisconsins uni...ormation on how to contact potential employees and interns at UW-Madison, as well as other Wisconsin universi...adison campus, providing a large pool of potential interns and co-op program participants, and part-time and ...

Big collaboration links learners to science on a tiny scale

...nters Building can learn about nanotechnology via this exhibit, thanks to a collaboration between Materials Research Science and Engineering Center interns and Discovery World Museum, Milwaukee. In the classroom, students learn science at the behest of teachers who follow curriculum-driven lesson plans, ...

IT workforce development: A little workforce planning goes a long way

...ttracting and retaining talent. Some of the solutions - increased use of interns and mentors- are true but not necessarily tried to the extent they once wer...AWi board, said feedback the organization has received indicates a need for interns beyond Greater Madison. Several companies from Milwaukee said we're talking...

While schools combat low tech enrollment, are businesses contributing to IT workforce woes?

...Financial Network , and Accenture . We had a number of students in November [2006] already getting job offers for May [2007], she said. Our summer interns - companies should be looking at them in November. They are starting to catch on that this is what they have got to do. This past year, Marquette...
Interns in Biological Dictionary

Entomology

...Insect Pathology ... Entomology Professor Barbara Thorne to Head New Biological Sciences Graduate Program ... Entomology ... Entomology hosts interns for research projects ... The Entomology Club is currently selling honey that was produced by bees maintained by the club. ... The Penn State En...
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