Medical Education

Gorakhpur doctor writes from jail: Made scapegoat for administrative failure

Kafeel Khan was booked for criminal conspiracy, attempt to commit culpable homicide and criminal breach of trust by public servant, among …

India

Health Matters | Health Matters | Stanford Medicine

More Information<p><b>Location</b><br>Health Matters will take place on the Stanford University School of Medicine campus at the corner of Campus Drive and Roth …

Stanford University

Chandigarh: PGI plans to invite PM Modi to lay foundation stone for two major projects

PGI Director Professor Jagat Ram confirmed to Chandigarh Newsline on Friday that Institute is considering to invite PM Modi for the stone foundation …

India

Information Morning - Saint John | New Brunswick need doctors, medical students need residency matches

New Brunswick need doctors, medical students need residency matches<p>Apr 19, 2018<p>Henry Annan is a medical student and president of the Canadian …

Medical School

When the arrival of menopause brings symptoms of depression

<i>A new study suggests that hormone therapy might help with perimenopausal depression. But is it safe for you?</i><p>Published: May, 2018<p><b>Image: © Ildo</b> …

Depression

15 papers filed in Bidar, Kalaburagi

As many as fifteen candidates, filed their papers from Kalaburagi and Bidar on Friday.<p>District Election Officers said Medical Education Minister …

India

2018 Women Who Mean Business: Lake Nona Nemours Hospital President Dana Bledsoe earns spot among Orlando honorees - Orlando Business Journal

By Anjali Fluker <br>– Associate Managing Editor, Orlando Business Journal<p>Apr 20, 2018, 4:23pm EDT<p>Not even Hurricane Irma could keep Dana Bledsoe from …

Orlando

Only 25 students pay fees for PG medical admissions

On the last day of admission to PG medical and dental colleges for the students allotted seats in the first round counselling, only 25 students paid …

College & University

CT paces 4-yr. drop in U.S. opioid scripts

Connecticut and the rest of New England led a plummeting decline in America's opioid-prescription rate in recent years, as doctors ply more …

Hartford

Unwanted prescription drug drop-offs scheduled for April 28 around Lake County

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office has scheduled collection events for unwanted prescription drugs at three locations next weekend.<p>The free, anonymous service will be available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 28, at Beach Park Village Hall, 11270 W. Wadsworth Road; the Long Grove Fire …

Environmentally Friendly

Metro Morning | New funding will help unmatched med school grads

New funding will help unmatched med school grads<p>Apr 20, 2018<p>It's a second chance for med students who didn't get a match this year. Ontario is …

Medical School

The health benefits of writing your life story - Harvard Health

<i>Engaging your brain to write your memoirs can leave a recorded history for your descendants as it helps improve your cognitive fitness.</i><p>Published: …

Harvard Medical School

The next generation of doctors may be learning bad habits at teaching hospitals with many safety violations

The patient’s breaths had become labored. He struggled to pull air from his mouth to his lungs. It got so bad late one Saturday night that he decided …

Health Care

All Hail the Queen

“Even if it makes others uncomfortable, I’m gonna love who I am.”<p>So sang students from the Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Dental …

Harvard Medical School

Intiva Health Announces New Partnership with Hosts of Bad Crypto Podcast

AUSTIN, Texas, April 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Intiva Health, a decentralized credentialing and verification platform for medical professionals, announced a new strategic partnership with the founders and co-hosts of Bad Crypto Podcast, widely recognized as influential thought leaders in the …

Thought Leadership

Symposium on promises, pitfalls of technology in medicine

The Stanford event focused on what technology can do for doctors and how the medical community and other stakeholders can anticipate unexpected …

Medical Technology

Medical Council of India pushes for more post graduate courses

The amendments suggest that the institutions failing to comply with new regulations will lose their recognition.

Graduate School

From the Closet to the Soapbox

By Aliya Feroe<p>In the weeks preceding Harvard Medical School’s (HMS) Revisit Weekend 2018, the LGBTQ+ and Allies at HMS (LAHMS) group made a clear …

LGBTQI

Weight loss and exercise may ease atrial fibrillation

Research we're watching<p>Published: May, 2018<p>For people with atrial fibrillation, losing a little weight and getting exercise may improve their …

Weight Loss

Emergency Medicine Department I Ohio State Medical Center

A growing, vibrant department dedicated to advancing emergency medicine<p>We have a rich tradition as one of the oldest academic departments of …

Medicine

Magnificent Four

Four Harvard Medical School scientists have been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences Class of 2018 for exceptional scholarship in …

Neuroscience

Interval training: More workout in less time (and you can do it)

You’ve heard it a million times — exercise benefits your body, your brain, and your quality of life. You’re sold, but the problem is it can be hard …

Exercise

Keeping Culture in Mind

By Phoebe Knox<p>Laura Specker Sullivan, a postdoctoral researcher at Harvard's Center for Bioethics, boarded an airplane for the small town of Mundgod, …

Harvard Medical School

Standing vs. sitting: Fewer pounds, less heart disease?

Research we're watching<p>Published: May, 2018<p>Compared to sitting, standing burns slightly more calories — about 0.15 calories per minute. But that tiny …

Holistic Medicine

To Boldly Go

More than 350 years ago, the English natural philosopher Robert Hooke peered through a microscope at a thin slice of cork and discovered that it was …

Harvard Medical School

Inflammatory foods are linked with higher colon cancer risk

In the journals<p>Published: May, 2018<p>Certain foods may trigger inflammation in the body that can increase a person's risk for colon cancer, suggests a …

Holistic Medicine

U.S. opioid prescriptions down 12% last year, largest drop in 25 years

According to IQVIA (IQV -0.8%), U.S. opioid prescriptions declined 12% in 2017, the largest annual drop in 25 years as doctors respond to the opioid …

Medical School

Neuroradiology Post Graduate Course and Head and Neck Radiology

Neuroimaging is a rapidly evolving field with frequent new developments in scanning modalities, protocols, clinical indications, patient management, …

Medical Technology

Harvard Business review

The Technology Transforming Health Care<p>Gardiner Morse, Senior Editor, HBR<p>Steve Prokesch, Senior Editor, HBR<p>Welcome to the inaugural edition of our health care newsletter (you might have noticed we updated the title). Five years ago, we decided to see how HBR’s management knowledge could be useful …

Artificial Intelligence

Hundreds left without family doctor in B.C. after 2 physicians lose right to practice

Hundreds of people in B.C.’s Fraser Valley no longer have a family physician after two doctors have stopped practicing medicine in the province.<p>Dr. …

British Columbia