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2010-02-01 15:15:00

WARSAW, Ind., Feb. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZMH; SIX: ZMH) today announced that it will provide the OMeGA Medical Grants Association LLC (OMeGA) $2.175 million in funding for the 2010-2011 academic year.

2009-03-27 12:50:00

EAST LANSING, Mich., March 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In Michigan, there are not enough jobs in manufacturing and construction, but the one area in which demand continues to overshadow supply is health care, particularly physicians. The health care needs of an aging population coupled with the difficulty of becoming a doctor have led to a considerable physician shortage in Michigan, a problem that is projected to get worse, according to the Michigan State Medical Society (MSMS). Those...

2008-12-01 08:00:00

LIVINGSTON, N.J., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- What do poetry, art, literature, film and history have to do with medical practice? "Everything," according to Richard S.

2008-09-13 03:00:10

Only 2 percent of graduating medical students say they plan to work in primary-care internal medicine. This is raising worries about a looming shortage of the first-stop doctors.

2008-07-25 03:00:18

ATLANTA - With fewer medical school students choosing residencies in family medicine, Georgia is facing a shortage of family doctors. Of the 385 students who graduated from medical schools in Georgia this spring, only 20 chose residencies in family medicine, half as many as five years ago.

2007-03-23 15:01:30

PARKER, Colo., March 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine (RVUCOM), a new healthcare university committed to the education of osteopathic physicians, broke ground on its new medical campus today on 40 acres of land in Parker, Colorado.

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