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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...

2013-08-12 23:00:58

Western University of Health Sciences welcomed more than 1,100 new students at its annual Convocation and white coat ceremonies Aug. 10, 2013 in Pomona, Calif. Pomona, Calif. (PRWEB) August 12, 2013 Tomorrow’s health care professionals should embrace diversity, help direct resources away from high-cost treatments and toward cognitive care, and seek out patients rather than waiting for them to simply show up, a leading Southern California health administrator told Western University of...

2013-08-07 23:01:29

More than 1,100 new students will celebrate the beginning of their health professions education at Western University of Health Sciences’ annual Convocation and white coat ceremony. Pomona, CA (PRWEB) August 07, 2013 More than 1,100 new students will celebrate the beginning of their health professions education at Western University of Health Sciences’ annual Convocation and white coat ceremony. Convocation will take place at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013 at the Sheraton Fairplex...

2013-08-03 23:00:18

New osteopathic medical students were urged to find balance in work and life at the College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific-Northwest’s third annual Convocation and white coat ceremony Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013 in Lebanon, Ore. The ceremony, at Lebanon First Assembly of God Church, welcomed 105 new students to Western University of Health Sciences’ Oregon campus. LEBANON, Ore. (PRWEB) August 03, 2013 New osteopathic medical students were urged to find balance in work and life at...


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