“Infinite Paths to Peace” | Chapman newsroom

As a Pakistani-American, Rabia Asif 22’s family and culture played a formative role in her interest in community service work. But it was the combination of Chapman’s meaningful classes and volunteer work in the Orange community that really motivated her new worldview. Rabia Asif 22 is a fellow at the Shinnyo-en Foundation. “I began serving … Read more

A Houston cardiologist has been selected to lead the Department of Pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine

As a child, Lara Shekerdemian looked forward to doctor’s appointments. They introduced her to a profession that would one day become her goal. “I was one of those kids who enjoyed getting the checkups, even the vaccinations,” said Shekerdemian, who was recently appointed chair of the pediatrics department at Baylor College of Medicine, after serving … Read more

ACGME issues requirements for a new Family Medicine program

AAFP News Meet with AAFP Vice President for Medical Education Karen Mitchell, MD, to discuss how the new requirements are affecting residents, programs, and their communities. AAFP News: What are some of the biggest changes to the new requirements that the AAFP has supported? Mitchell: This is the biggest change in family medicine education since … Read more

Artificial Intelligence and Healthcare: What Premeds Should Know | Medical College Admission Doctor

With the advent of electronic medical records and wearable technology, data is becoming increasingly abundant in healthcare. Artificial intelligence has the potential to reshape medicine. For example, AI can be used to assist clinicians with their clinical decisions, find new types of tumors in large research data sets, enhance the accuracy of diagnostic tests and … Read more

Astellas and Pantherna enter into a new research technology evaluation agreement with Expanded Target Organ for the generation of mRNA-based regenerative medicine programs using direct reprogramming.

Tokyo and Hennigsdorf, GermanyAnd the October 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ – Astellas Pharma Inc. (TSE: 4503, President and CEO: Kenji YasukawaPh.D., “Astellas”) and Pantherna Therapeutics GmbH (CEO: Klaus Giese, Ph.D., “Pantherna”) today announced that the companies have entered into a new technology evaluation agreement for research to generate regenerative mRNA-based medicine programs using direct reprogramming (transformation) … Read more

Rady Children’s Institute for Genetic Medicine and PlumCare RWE Partner to Expand Newborn Screening Program in Greece

BeginNGS Greece beginnings.gr to be the first International site San Diego And the Athens, GreeceAnd the October 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ – The Rady Children’s Institute of Genomic Medicine (RCIGM®) and Bloomcare RWEToday, the biotechnology and healthcare data company announced a partnership to create the first international website for BeginNGS™ (pronounced “beginnings”), A pilot newborn screening … Read more

Medicine prize opens Nobel week overshadowed by war

issued in: 03/10/2022 – 03:58the average: 03/10/2022 – 03:56 Stockholm (AFP) – Breast cancer discoveries and mRNA vaccines are seen as potential winners when the week-long Nobel Prize in Medicine kicks off from announcing the winners on Monday, as this year’s awards take place in the shadow of war in Europe. The Nobel Prizes were … Read more

Cardiologist and patients run the Sacramento Half Marathon

Karanjit Singh and William Wong cheated on each other on a phone call this week, accusing each other of instigating Running the Urban Cow Half Marathon Sunday in Sacramento. Singh is MD, a cardiologist at Karama Health, and his patient Wong. However, in their duels, they seemed to be friends. Wong, 71, survived a heart … Read more

A new grim reality – intimate partner violence after Dobbs and Bruin

Lifelong prevalence of sexual violence by contact, physical violence, or stalking by an intimate partner (or a combination of these) among American women, according to race or ethnic group. Data are from the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control and are median annual estimates from the National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey for … Read more