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2012-05-16 22:22:03

As medical students prepare for residencies, many have negative views of their future work lives as physicians -- especially primary care physicians Medical students around the country are graduating this month, and preparing for the milestone that culminates four years of hard training — their first job as a doctor. But as students enter the workforce, many have negative views of their future day-to-day work lives as physicians, shown by a multi-school study led by the University...

2012-04-21 23:00:46

AAPS award will recognize an individual whose dedication to health policy has improved the health of Americans. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) April 21, 2012 The American Association of Physician Specialists, Inc.® (AAPS) has announced a final call for nominations of candidates for the first annual Louis W. Sullivan, MD, Health Policy Leadership Award. The award is named in honor of Louis W. Sullivan, MD, former Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (1989-93) (under President...

2012-03-25 23:00:34

Former U.S. Secretary of Health Human & Services Louis W. Sullivan, MD, recognizes today´s physicians for delivering compassionate care to the nation´s communities. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) March 24, 2012 March 30, 2012 marks the 21st anniversary of National Doctor´s Day and will be celebrated by the American Board of Physician Specialties (ABPS) and its governing board, the American Association of Physician Specialists (AAPS). ABPS and AAPS invite patients to thank their...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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