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2014-04-29 08:39:37

Dr. Shackelford to focus on improving the number and stability of cannabis varieties that will have distinct medical applications NEW YORK, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BreedIT Corp (OTC: BRDT) ("BreedIT" or the "Company"), through its Israeli subsidiary, BreedIT Ltd., the exclusive worldwide license holder and distributor of highly sophisticated agro-breeding solutions software for plant breeders and researchers, today is pleased to announce the expansion of its scientific...

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...

2014-04-18 12:32:35

But they acknowledge this would have workforce implications for the NHS The pass mark for a two-part test that international medical graduates must pass to work as a doctor in the UK should be raised to reduce differences in performance between international and UK medical graduates, suggest researchers on bmj.com today. But they warn that this could create "severe workforce planning challenges" for the NHS, which has traditionally relied on international medical graduates, especially...

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...

2014-04-03 12:30:52

BOSTON, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Tufts Medical Center Board of Trustees announced today that it has voted unanimously to appoint Michael Wagner, MD, FACP as President and CEO of Tufts Medical Center and Floating Hospital for Children on a permanent basis. Wagner, a nationally respected physician executive and health care thought leader, has held the title of Interim President and CEO since September 2013. He had previously served as President and CEO of the...

2014-04-02 23:33:09

Medical Scribe Systems (MSS) exhibited at the largest national conference focusing on hospital medicine. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 Medical Scribe Systems (MSS), a Los Angeles-based scribe provider for hospitals and outpatient clinics nationwide, exhibited at the 2014 Hospital Medicine conference in Las Vegas last week. MSS President and CEO Garret Erskine discussed the benefits of medical scribes and how they are improving hospitalist workflow. “EMR adoption has caused a...

2014-04-02 08:33:46

List intended to help prospective students recognize distinguishing characteristics of the elite medical libraries around the world WILMINGTON, Del., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bestmastersdegrees.com has published a list entitled "The 25 Most Impressive University Medical School Libraries," including facilities in North America, Europe, and Asia. The website's editors selected the libraries to present a curated listing of selected university medical school libraries based on...

2014-03-31 23:27:46

Robert J. Hilt, MD, Associate Professor of Psychiatry, University of Washington School Of Medicine, Seattle, presented on Stimulants, Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors, Antipsychotic Agents, and Mood Stabilizers. Glendale, CA (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of Psychiatry Volume 43, Issue 02: Psychiatric Medications for Children: An Overview of Your Options. The goal of this program is to improve medical management of various psychiatric...

2014-03-31 23:03:42

Mednick Associates, a leading supplier in medical expert witnesses and medical malpractice case services, announces new Medical Advisory Board consisting of post-clinical career physicians brought together to extend exclusive services for plaintiff attorneys dealing with medical malpractice and personal injury litigation. Wilton, CT (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 Mednick Associates added three post-clinical career physicians to its new Medical Advisory Board. The Medical Advisory Board,...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.