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2014-09-10 23:12:10

Local Southern California Spinal Neurosurgeon awarded the prestigious Top 10 award by Vitals.com Valencia, California (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Dr. Anthony A. Virella MD FACS was recently awarded the Vitals.com Top 10 award. This honor is bestowed on the Top 10 physicians in the state in a particular specialty. Dr. Virella has won the award in the field of Neurological Surgery. Vitals uses many factors in determining who receives this award. Data such as patient reviews, satisfaction...

2014-07-24 23:00:24

Dr. Henry H. Ting, a nationally recognized leader and innovator in health care quality, has been appointed senior vice president and chief quality officer at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, effective July 21, 2014. In his new role, he will oversee the hospital's clinical quality and patient safety initiatives. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 Dr. Henry H. Ting, a nationally recognized leader and innovator in health care quality, has been appointed senior vice president and chief...

2014-07-01 23:02:10

Lawrence Hospital and NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital have established a new relationship aimed at enhancing care, improving access, and lowering health care costs for residents of Bronxville and surrounding communities in Westchester County. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 Hospital in Bronxville Renamed NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital Lawrence Hospital and NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital have established a new relationship aimed at enhancing care, improving access, and lowering...

2014-05-22 23:02:02

Keynote speaker Robert J. Hariri, M.D., Ph.D., Chairman & Founder, Celgene CellularTherapeutics New Providence, NJ (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 The Summit Medical Group Foundation(“SMGF”) hosts its “Shaping the Future of Medicine: Then & Now” Gala, Friday, May 30, 6:30 p.m. at the Hilton Short Hills, Short Hills, New Jersey. This Gala launches the creation of the SMGF and supports its mission to enrich the lives of its community members through health promotion, medical research...

2014-05-16 23:00:17

NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center joins tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) organizations around the world in observing the third annual TSC Global Awareness Day on May 15, 2014. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 17, 2014 NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center joins tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) organizations around the world in observing the third annual TSC Global Awareness Day on May 15, 2014. The rare genetic disorder causes tubers, or noncancerous...

2014-05-07 23:00:29

"NY Med," the hit television series from ABC News, returns to NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital this summer. The second season of the series, which first aired in the summer of 2012, will premiere on Tuesday, June 24, at 10:00 p.m. Eastern time on ABC and will run for eight weeks. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 "NY Med," the hit television series from ABC News, returns to NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital this summer. The second season of the series, which first aired in...

2014-04-15 16:27:15

A New York, NY Board Certified physician specializing in Orthopaedic Surgery, Dr. Cary Chapman, is a Castle Connolly Top Doctor for 2014. NEW YORK, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., America's trusted source for identifying Top Doctors, has selected New York's Orthopaedic Surgery specialist Dr. Cary Chapman for inclusion in its highly selective list of Regional Top Doctors this year. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140415/73248 Castle...

2014-04-08 23:00:10

Dr. Ali G. Gharavi, a leading kidney disease researcher, has been appointed chief of the division of nephrology at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Gharavi, also an associate professor of medicine at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and director of its renal physiology and pathophysiology course, joined NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia in 2003. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 New Nephrology Chief Named at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia...

2014-04-04 23:28:25

Older adults are especially susceptible to heat-related injuries and heat stroke. Dr. Evelyn Granieri, director of geriatrics at NewYork-Presbyterian/Allen Hospital, and Dr. Michael Stern, co-director of the Geriatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, explain why. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 04, 2014 Older adults are especially susceptible to heat-related injuries and heat stroke. Dr. Evelyn Granieri, director of geriatrics at...

2014-03-24 23:00:07

Research led by doctors from NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center finds that universal neuromuscular training—which focuses on the optimal way to bend, jump, land, and pivot the knee—is an effective and inexpensive way for adolescent athletes to avoid anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) sprains and tears. The findings were presented at the 2014 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) on March 14, 2014. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 25, 2014...


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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.