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2014-08-28 12:29:11

New 3-part virtual conference covers the fine points of surgical robotic training and safety PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Robotic surgery is creating buzz among the surgical community, patients, and media, both for the promise of improved outcomes and the potential risks to patient safety. The quick deployment of surgical robots and market pressures to use this expensive new technology are prompting facilities to evaluate their robotic surgery training...

2014-08-27 23:00:25

Organization welcomes opportunity to promote its matching services while in Milan. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 National Resident Matching Program International (NRMPI) is pleased to participate in the Association for Medical Education in Europe (AMEE) Conference being held at the MiCo Milano Congressi in Milan, Italy August 30 – September 3, 2014. As an exhibitor, NRMPI will meet with members of the international medical education community, share the benefits of its...

2014-08-18 23:00:29

National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) leadership and advisers consider current research needs of the graduate medical education (GME) community. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 Earlier this month, the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) hosted a meeting of its new Research Advisory Committee to consider ways in which to grow NRMP’s research agenda and address the needs of Match participants and stakeholders. The ten-member Committee includes individuals...

2014-08-14 23:01:03

The Podiatric Residency Education Summit to Welcome Pharmaceutical Compounding Expert Bronx, NY (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 Dr. Emil J. Haldey, president of New York City-based HALDEY Pharmaceutical Compounding, will speak this week before an audience of resident podiatric physicians at The Podiatric Residency Education Summit. The event will take place on Friday, Aug 15, from 9:30 to 10 a.m., in Teaneck Marriott, 100 Frank W Burr Blvd, Teaneck, NJ. Dr. Haldey, a doctor of pharmacy, will...

2014-07-24 23:04:40

The National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) has released a new version of its smartphone app, The MATCH PRISM. PRISM now allows applicants to track and organize information about training programs for both the Main Residency Match and the Specialties Matching Service. Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 The National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) is pleased to announce the launch of a new version of its smartphone app, The MATCH Program Rating and Interview Scheduling Manager, or...

2014-07-22 12:29:49

ST. PAUL, Minn., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new study conducted for the Minnesota Hospital Association confirms what many in health care have already warned: a shortage of primary care physicians will develop over the next 10 years. Every year, MHA collects health care workforce data from the majority of the state's hospitals. For the first time, MHA asked Towers Watson (NYSE, NASDAQ: TW), a global professional services company, to conduct a comprehensive review of the state...

2014-07-18 08:23:14

NEWCASTLE, England, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - but half concerned about treatment available for major conditions - A survey by leading international private medical insurance broker, Medibroker (http://www.medibroker.com [http://medibroker.com/who-are-medibroker/international-health-insurance-experts/?utm_source=Expat-Research-release1&utm_medium=press-release&utm_campaign=James-simpson-releases ] ) amongst expatriates has discovered that most...

2014-06-28 14:36:09

St. Michael's Hospital Study also finds 'brain waste' common Foreign-trained physicians feel there are not enough residency positions for them in countries such as Canada and the United States and this information was not communicated to them before they emigrated, a new study has found. Researchers at St. Michael's Hospital surveyed international medical graduates to better understand the concepts of "brain drain," the migration of health care workers from low- and middle-income...

2014-06-05 08:29:35

Students successfully match in 2014 National Residency Match Program for 2014 GRENADA, West Indies, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alumni from St. George's University have secured coveted residency positions throughout the United States and Canada in the 2014 National Residency Match Program - placing over 750 graduates into U.S. residency positions in more than 17 different specialties. In the past three years combined, St. George's University has placed more doctors into first-year...

2014-06-03 23:09:23

Nextremity Solutions® recently partnered with the New York College of Podiatric Medicine to host a live cadaver surgery featuring the Nextra® Hammertoe Correction System. This unique event was a live broadcast utilizing Google Glass. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Nextremity Solutions® recently partnered with the New York College of Podiatric Medicine to host a live cadaver surgery featuring the Nextra® Hammertoe Correction System. This unique event was a live...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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