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2013-09-18 23:30:01

The National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) has released its first iPhone APP, the MATCH PRISM, which allows Main Residency Match applicants to track and organize training programs during the residency interview process. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 The National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) is pleased to announce the launch of its first iPhone APP, The MATCH℠ Program Rating and Interview Scheduling Manager, or PRISM℠, which permits Main Residency Match applicants...

2013-09-12 23:28:51

The National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) has a new website enabling it to more effectively meet the informational needs of graduate medical education and healthcare audiences. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) September 12, 2013 The National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) is pleased to announce the launch of a completely new interactive website that serves as a comprehensive learning resource in support of the NRMP’s mission of assisting healthcare professionals with matching into...

2013-09-08 23:03:34

The COMLEX Osteopath Exam Prep is one of the most challenging exams in the profession of medicine, which is exactly why PracticeQuiz.com is offering 30 free practice test review questions for medical students. With information based on the actual NBOME exam, this is information that can help students study more efficiently and progress in a rewarding career. Boston, MA (PRWEB) September 08, 2013 PracticeQuiz.com newest offering, for the daunting COMLEX medical test, offered by the NBOME....

2013-09-05 23:18:54

The health sciences university will use the seven-story Anderson Tower as office space. A Chase branch remains on the first floor. Pomona, California (PRWEB) September 05, 2013 Western University of Health Sciences has closed a $4.2-million deal with JPMorgan Chase & Co. to buy the historic Chase Bank building in downtown Pomona, WesternU officials have announced. "This acquisition is another important step in the continued development of WesternU, and underscores our commitment...

2013-09-05 11:35:51

Textbooks give short shrift to big issues like evolution College biology textbooks cater to the needs of pre-med majors and not those of the majority of students who take introductory science classes, a new study reveals. A text analysis of eight commonly used biology textbooks found that all of them closely follow the curriculum suggested for pre-med students by the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT). That means the texts put a heavy emphasis on molecular and cellular biology,...

2013-08-30 23:04:23

Worldwide Medical Practitioners Interested in Anti-Aging, Regenerative, and Aesthetic Medicine Will Attend 5th International Bangkok Congress the First Weekend in September Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 The 5th International Bangkok Congress on Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine and Exhibition hosted by A4M Thailand along with Preventive Healthcare Congress for Asia Pacific will welcome medical expert speakers and attendees from all over the world to the Convention Centre at...

2013-08-30 23:00:10

John Davy, a Liberty University senior biochemistry and molecular biology major, received a 40 on the Medical College Administration (MCAT) test (the entrance exam for medical school) in May, placing him in the 99.8 percentile for test takers nationwide. Lynchburg, VA (PRWEB) August 31, 2013 As Liberty University prepares to matriculate its first class of medical students next fall in its College of Osteopathic Medicine, undergraduate students in the Department of Biology & Chemistry...

2013-08-29 23:02:44

Philadelphia Area Students and Parents Invited to Attend Free Career Awareness Workshops and Recruitment Fair Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 WHAT: The AAMC (Association of American Medical Colleges) will host free medical career awareness workshops and a recruitment fair for minority college and high school students. The events will give students, parents, pre-health advisers, school administrators, and other interested individuals the opportunity to meet and interact with...

2013-08-23 23:00:33

Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine (LUCOM) has announced that it has been granted provisional accreditation from the American Osteopathic Association Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation. Provisional accreditation allows LUCOM to officially begin recruiting and accepting students and offer education leading to the D.O. (Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine) degree; LUCOM has initiated that process, and the inaugural class will begin in Fall 2014. Lynchburg, Va. (PRWEB)...

2013-08-14 23:01:38

Student-athletes at University of Colorado Boulder are honing their athletic performance with help from the experts at CU’s Anschutz Health and Wellness Center (AHWC). Athletes from CU’s football team and men’s and women’s basketball teams are participating in leading-edge testing and monitoring allowing them to get the most of their training and perform to their best ability while avoiding injury. AURORA, Colo. (PRWEB) August 14, 2013 Student-athletes at University of Colorado...


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attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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