Faculty Members Mentor Medical Students on Radiology Research Projects
University of Chicago

Our faculty members routinely mentor radiology fellows and residents, but they are also involved in the research projects of medical students. Dr. Dan..Read More

Frog slime kills flu virus
Emory University

A component of the skin mucus secreted by South Indian frogs can kill the H1 variety of influenza viruses, researchers from Emory Vaccine Center and t..Read More

Dr. Asthana answers questions about Alzheimer’s disease and dementia on Wisconsin Public Radio
University of Wisconsin

Dr. Sanjay Asthana, director of the Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center (ADRC) and associate dean for gerontology at the UW School of Medici..Read More

Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell Biology Seminar
The University of Edinburgh

Mini-Biography: Hiten Madhani is a Professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics at University of California San Francisco (UCSF) School ..Read More

Limited funding opportunity

The VP for Research has announced the launch of the Pew Scholars Program in the Biomedical Sciences FY2018 internal competition.  UVA has been invited..Read More

UNC research featured in PBS segment on PTSD

More than 2.5 million Americans have deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan since September 11, 2001. Among these veterans, chronic problems with brain heal..Read More

Science Writer to Run Half Maratho to Benefit the Parkinson’s Foundation in Honor of Her Father
Parkinsons Disease Foundation

For Karen Ring, Ph.D., of San Francisco, CA, the personal meets the professional when it comes to her passion for fighting Parkinson’s disease. On Sun..Read More

UChicago Medicine gets 11th 'A' for patient safety from Leapfrog
University of Chicago

The University of Chicago Medicine earned an 11 consecutive "A" in patient safety from a prominent industry watchdog organization, according to result..Read More

Yale researchers to join March for Science
Yale News

Yale faculty, researchers, and their supporters will celebrate the vital role that science plays in improving our daily lives and the safety of our co..Read More

Marathon Risk for Non-Runners
Harvard Medical School

People who suffer heart attacks or cardiac arrests in the vicinity of an ongoing major marathon are more likely to die within a month due to delays in..Read More

A Matter of Facts
University of Pennsylvania

Penn Medicine is now the largest it has ever been, with five acute-care hospitals, as well as specialty care facilities and community practices from t..Read More

Leon A. Assael, DMD
University of Minnesota

Assael is a graduate of Columbia University and earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine from Harvard University, School of Dental Medicine, as well as a ..Read More

Yale College creates new neuroscience major
Yale News

Yale College undergraduates for the first time can choose neuroscience as a major. The new major was developed through a joint effort by the Departmen..Read More

New Study Quadruples Known Genetic Risk Factors for Fuchs Dystrophy
Case Western Reserve University

Bottom Line: Researchers discovered three novel genetic mutations associated with Fuchs endothelial corneal dystrophy, the most common corneal disorde..Read More

Exposing the source
Queens University

Researchers at Queen’s University and Kingston General Hospital have published the first the set of findings stemming from the Kingston Allergy Birth ..Read More

Indications of Early-Onset CRC
Cornell University

Manish A. Shah, M.D., director of gastrointestinal oncology, Weill Cornell Medicine/New York-Presbyterian Hospital, spoke to OncLive about his researc..Read More

We Are Weill Cornell Medicine: Dr. Praveen Raju
Cornell University

As a child, Dr. Praveen Raju and his family raised coconuts in a small village in India. He soon learned that his calling was in the United States, he..Read More

We Are Weill Cornell Medicine
Cornell University

Nurse extraordinaire Sandra Allen-Bard Sandy Allen-Bard is a leukemia nurse practitioner in the Weill Cornell Leukemia Program. She lives on the Upper..Read More

Anne Tuskey, MD: “Updates in the Management of Irritable Bowel Disease”

Anne Tuskey, MD, is assistant professor of medicine in the UVA Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology. After completing her undergraduate degree at..Read More

Mary H. Palmer
UNC School of Nursing

Dr. Palmer is the Helen W. and Thomas L. Umphlet Distinguished Professor in Aging in the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Nursing..Read More

Live, From the AAMC, the Virtual Medical School Fair

The 2016 pilot has taken off. This 2017 AAMC Virtual Medical School Fair drew more than twice the number of potential medical school applicants as las..Read More

Michael Caligiuri, MD, Assumes Presidency of American Association for Cancer Research
The Ohio state University

Michael A. Caligiuri, MD, director of The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center and chief executive officer of the Arthur G. James Cancer ..Read More

Cryo-Electron Microscopy Facility – funding target achieved
University of Cambridge

  The Cryo-EM consortium has been awarded by the University the final tranche of funding needed to deliver phase two of the project which will allow t..Read More

Congratulations to Joe Mychaleckyj and Ani Manichaikul!

Two resident faculty of the Center were recently awarded research grants. Joe Mychaleckyj was awarded (with Palak Shah) a joint UVA-Inova seed grant e..Read More

Students Plan for Continued Learning and Wellness During ARCH Wee
UCSF School Of Medicine

On April 3, first-year medical students at UCSF began the spring ARCH week between Foundations 1 foundational sciences, inquiry and clinical microsyst..Read More

The Four Colleges of the UVA School of Medicine |

Today each medical student at UVA is assigned to one of four colleges within the School of Medicine: Dunglison College, Hunter College, Pinn College, ..Read More

Beat Steiner elected President of Society of Teachers of Family Medicine

Beat Steiner, MD, MPH, UNC School of Medicine assistant dean for clinical education as well as a UNC Family Medicine faculty member, has been elected ..Read More

UR Medical Center Board Honors Top Staff with Excellence Awards
University of Rochester

Ten individuals and four teams were honored by the University of Rochester Medical Center Board on Jan. 17 for their dedication, service and outstandi..Read More

Elsevier to Provide PracticeUpdate Curated Content to Sosido Member Healthcare Associations

Elsevier, the information analytics company specializing in science and health, is collaborating with Sosido to provide curated medical content from P..Read More

Combating Sexual Harassment in Academic Medicine

The AAMC invites you to experience a superior networking opportunity May 4–7 in Rancho Mirage, Calif., at Inspiring Intersections: A Call to Collabora..Read More

IITM DPhil Programme Celebrates Website and Social Media Launch
University of Oxford

The Infection, Immunology and Translational Medicine (IITM) DPhil programme has a fresh public face following the launch of a newly branded website an..Read More

Researcher Bruce Gelb Named President-Elect of the American Pediatric Society
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Bruce D. Gelb, MD, has been elected President of the American Pediatric Society (APS) by the organization’s members. Dr. Gelb will serve as President-..Read More

Pitt Launches Study to Improve Treatment Options for Depressed Older Adults
University of Pittsburgh

Difficult to treat depression is very common among older adults and takes a considerable toll on their quality of life and may increase their risk of ..Read More

Six new members chosen for Bouchet Graduate Honor Society
University of Wisconsin

Five UW–Madison graduate students and one postdoctoral scholar are to be inducted into a national honor society that recognizes outstanding scholarly ..Read More

Michael Caligiuri, MD
The Ohio State University

Greetings! I am proud to announce that Michael A. Caligiuri, MD, director of The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center and CEO of the Jame..Read More

Wendy McGinnis interviewed in Scholars-in-Training Vodcast for the Radiation Research Society
Oregon Health & Science University

Wendy McGinnis interviewed in SIT (Scholars-in-Training) Vodcast for the Radiation Research Society. Ms. McGinnis describes her work on the effects on..Read More

Anne Tuskey, MD: “Updates in the Management of Irritable Bowel Disease?

Anne Tuskey, MD, is assistant professor of medicine in the UVA Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology. After completing her undergraduate degree at..Read More

Delegation from Nagoya University Visits UNC
UNC Global

A delegation from Nagoya University, led by President Seiichi Matsuo, visited the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on March 10 to sign two ..Read More

Barry Schwartz, PhD: “Practical Wisdom”

Barry Schwartz, PhD, is the Dorwin P. Cartwright Professor of Social Theory and Social Action and Emeritus Professor of Psychology at Swarthmore Colle..Read More

Urban Medicine Students to Attend Advocacy Event at State Capitol
University of Wisconsin

The advocacy event allows physicians to interact with state legislators, as well as provide input on the state budget and other health care issues, ac..Read More

Fabu Carter Earns Outstanding Women of Color Award
University of Wisconsin

Fabu Carter was named a 2016 Outstanding Woman of Color by the University of Wisconsin-Madison Office of the Vice Provost and Chief Diversity Officer...Read More

Health Alliance Brings Together Statewide Partners
University of Wisconsin

 Across Wisconsin, opportunities to live a long, healthy life are not shared equally by all. Many of Wisconsin’s health outcomes lag behind national a..Read More

Kenneth M. Ludmerer, MD: “Residency Training Past, Present, Future”

Kenneth M. Ludmerer, MD, is the Mabel Dorn Reeder Distinguished Professor in the History of Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine in St..Read More

Ravi Kalhan, MD, MSCI, named co-director of MSCI program
Northwestern Medicine

"We are excited to welcome Ravi Kalhan to the MSCI team,” said Dr. Fleming. “His insight as a practicing clinical investigator and MSCI alum is sure t..Read More

Mount Sinai Health System Leaders to Present at 2017 Asia Health Exhibition
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Mount Sinai Health System clinical and executive leaders will present at the 2017 Asia Health Exhibition to be held in Singapore, April 3-5. They will..Read More

Mount Sinai Researchers Receive Major NIH Award for Autism Genetics Research -
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

$2.5 million grant extends Autism Sequencing Consortium through 2022 to collect genetic data of more than 50,000 individuals Researchers from the Icah..Read More

U students to showcase medical innovations and vie for cash prizes at annual Bench-to-Bedside event
University of Utah

After six months of research, problem-solving and light-bulb moments of inspiration, the innovations are ready to be unveiled. On Monday, more than 35..Read More

NIH allergist awarded Drukier Prize
Cornell University

Dr. Joshua Milner, an allergist and immunologist who has made key discoveries into the origin of previously unidentified disorders that affect childre..Read More

UChicago Medicine earns 'leader' designation for LGBTQ health equality
University of Chicago

The University of Chicago Medicine earned the top "leader" designation from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation for the academic medical center's inc..Read More

Rare Disease Day at Scottish Parliament
The University of Edinburgh

, with Cabinet Secretary Shona Robison and Professor Stuart Ralston, CGEM, who spoke about the TOPAZ Trial for patients with Osteogenesis imperfecta a..Read More