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2014-03-31 23:01:02

Best Online Colleges, the premier site behind the rankings of top online programs and online schools, has released its annual findings for the Best Online Masters in Public Health Degree Programs. (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 BestOnlineColleges.org is a web-based educational resource. The site helps students make informed decisions about their college educations by providing analysis and rankings of online university programs. Students and families preparing for college can use the analysis to...

2014-03-26 11:08:57

Too-restricted hours may work for some residents, but not for surgical residents Strictly limiting the number of hours surgical residents can work has not improved patient outcomes but may have increased complications for some patients and led to higher failure rates on certification exams, a research paper concludes. Traditionally, doctors in the residency phase of their training spent very long hours in a hospital –often around-the-clock--so they could see a wide variety and high...

2014-03-21 23:00:41

WesternU’s College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific celebrated Match Day March 21, 2014 on its Pomona, Calif. and Lebanon, Ore. campuses. Pomona, CA (PRWEB) March 21, 2014 With the opening of an envelope, more than 100 osteopathic medical students at Western University of Health Sciences learned where their futures would take them. WesternU’s College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific celebrated Match Day March 21, 2014 on its Pomona, Calif. and Lebanon, Ore. campuses. Match...

2014-03-20 23:32:27

In the 2014 NRMP Main Residency Match results released today, more than 16,000 U.S. medical school seniors are among the 25,687 applicants who successfully matched to first-year residency positions. Students receive Match results today at their medical school Match Day ceremonies. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 Embargoed for release until 1:00 PM EDT, March 21, 2014 The National Resident Matching Program®(NRMP®) 2014 Main Residency Match® results released today...

2014-03-18 23:31:28

More than 17,000 U.S. allopathic medical school seniors and 16,000 other applicants will receive “Match Day” results on Friday, March 21, 2014. The NRMP matching algorithm pairs applicants with their preferred U.S. medical residency training programs. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 The National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) will announce the 2014 Main Residency Match® results for more than 17, 000 United States allopathic medical school seniors and 16,000...

2014-03-18 08:33:25

Structured Career Initiative Creates Lifetime Relationships and Provides Valuable Healthcare Expertise ATLANTA, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Enjoying a competitive edge when embarking on a new career often can mean the difference between success and failure. As they prepare to carve out their own niche in the healthcare workplace, Medtech College students now have a unique new value proposition that will help them secure the career of their dreams - the Medtech Advantage. Medtech...

2014-03-14 23:01:10

San Diego Area Students and Parents Invited to Attend Free Career Awareness Workshops and Recruitment Fair Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 WHAT: The AAMC (Association of American Medical Colleges) will host free medical career awareness workshops and a recruitment fair for college and high school students. The events will give students, parents, and other interested individuals the opportunity to meet and interact with representatives from more than 50 U.S. medical schools....

2014-02-27 23:34:31

The National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) has released a data report summarizing fellowship positions offered and filled in programs participating in the NRMP’s Specialties Matching Service® (SMS®) for the 2014 appointment year. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 The National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) has published Results and Data Specialties Matching Service, 2014 Appointment Year, a report summarizing all fellowship Matches in the NRMP's...

2014-02-26 23:00:56

Allopathic and Osteopathic medical communities commit to a single Graduate Medical Education accreditation system. Pomona, CA (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME), the American Osteopathic Association (AOA), and the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM) have agreed to a single accreditation system for graduate medical education (GME) programs in the U.S. "This recognizes the important contributions of...

2014-02-26 16:28:33

CHICAGO, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME), the American Osteopathic Association (AOA), and the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM) have agreed to a single accreditation system for graduate medical education (GME) programs in the U.S. After months of discussion, the allopathic and osteopathic medical communities have committed to work together to prepare future generations of physicians with the highest...


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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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