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2014-05-14 23:10:30

Ms. Lindquist will help lead Pri-Med’s collaborations with medical schools and associations nationwide to build CME curriculums that are tailored specifically to improve patient outcomes. Boston, Mass. (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 DBC Pri-Med, LLC, the leading provider of professional medical education to a community of more than 260,000 clinicians, today announced the appointment of Melinda Lindquist as Director of Continuing Medical Education (CME) and Accreditation for pmiCME. pmiCME is the...

2014-05-06 23:00:36

The Jewish Federation of the Greater San Gabriel and Pomona Valleys will honor Western University of Health Sciences Founding President Philip Pumerantz, PhD, at its 2014 Honoring Community Leaders Brunch. Pomona, California (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 The Jewish Federation of the Greater San Gabriel and Pomona Valleys will honor Western University of Health Sciences Founding President Philip Pumerantz, PhD, at its 2014 Honoring Community Leaders Brunch. The brunch, to be held at 10:30 a.m....

2014-05-06 08:35:50

Medtech Leads Celebration of National Nurses Week, May 6-12 ATLANTA, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Medical care continues to evolve and, today, nurses often step out of their comfort zones to become even more active innovators in our healthcare system. Recognizing the importance of nursing to the health of all Americans, Medtech College continues progressing toward becoming the "best in the business" by enhancing its Nursing programs and Medtech campuses are proud of their nursing...

2014-05-02 12:25:17

Study in The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association Finds Wikipedia Articles Contradict Peer-Reviewed Medical Literature CHICAGO, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It might be convenient to research medical conditions online but a study in the May issue of The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association (JAOA) found nine out of 10 public-edited Wikipedia articles on common medical conditions contained factual errors when compared to peer-reviewed resources. Authors of the...

2014-04-30 23:07:46

NRMP International, a subsidiary of NRMP, takes the success of the U.S.-based organization global to offer its services to the international medical education community. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 The National Resident Matching Program(NRMP), a North America-based organization, is pleased to announce the launch of National Resident Matching Program International(NRMPI) to support high quality medical matching programs outside the United States and Canada. Since its...

2014-04-29 16:29:28

Six students will be first to participate in the Lilly Medical Student Intern Program INDIANAPOLIS, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Six students from the Marian University College of Osteopathic Medicine (MU-COM) are the first to be chosen by Eli Lilly and Company to participate in a new internship program for aspiring physicians. The Lilly Medical Student Intern Program, the second phase of its medical student programs, offers opportunities for medical students between...

2014-04-26 16:20:55

OTTAWA, April 26, 2014 /CNW/ - Dr. Sarah Mary McIsaac was recognized today for her outstanding leadership skills, as the 2014 recipient of the Sandra Banner Student Award for Leadership. The award was presented to Dr. McIsaac by Dr. Roger Strasser, Dean of the Northern Ontario School of Medicine, during the CaRMS Forum - Interactive session at the Canadian Conference on Medical Education (CCME) on April 26, 2014 in Ottawa. Dr. McIsaac, who is currently in her fourth year of residency...

2014-04-25 08:27:34

Marian University College of Osteopathic Medicine participates in pilot internship program INDIANAPOLIS, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) announced today the launch of another medical student education program, an internship for aspiring physicians. The Lilly Medical Student Intern Program, the second phase of its medical student programs, offers opportunities for medical students between their first and second years to work alongside healthcare...

2014-04-22 08:33:30

LONDON, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- REX hands-free exoskeleton technology to be showcased at London conference Union MedTech Plc, a company focused on medical technology, will be exhibiting at the Master Investor 2014 conference on Saturday, 26 April 2014 at the Business Design Centre in Islington, London. The event is open to the public from 09:00 - 17:30. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140422/681644 ) Union MedTech will showcase...

2014-04-15 16:28:33

OTTAWA, April 15, 2014 /CNW/ - A record number of graduating students and physicians matched to residency training programs in Canada this year, the Canadian Resident Matching Service (CaRMS) announced today. A total of 3,255 graduating students and physicians were matched in the 2014 R-1 Main Residency Match and will begin their postgraduate training on July 1, 2014. A total of 2,779 Canadian medical graduates (CMGs) were matched to residency programs, representing 96 per cent of...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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