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2013-05-24 23:14:53

San Diego dermatologist and incoming President of the ASDS Mitchel P. Goldman, MD, discusses the new results of the annual survey and predicts top treatments for 2013. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) May 24, 2013 According to recent reports from the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, skin cancer treatments topped the list of the most performed procedures in 2012 with more than 2.7 million treatments carried out. Laser and light procedures proved to be the second most popular with 1.5 million...

2013-05-11 23:04:07

New York-based dermatologic surgeon Kavita Mariwalla saw a need, so she filled it by creating an online surgical lecture program for residents. Rolling Meadows, Ill. (PRWEB) May 11, 2013 Every time Kavita Mariwalla, M.D., prepared to teach a new class, she inevitably would find herself creating a dermatologic surgery lecture from scratch. The time-consuming task was a regular reminder that teaching would be much more efficient if she had a ready-made series of surgical lectures. That led...

2013-05-11 23:02:33

The Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (BCAN) has granted $300,000 to three exceptional up and coming researchers through its Young Investigator Awards program. Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) May 11, 2013 Just as National Cancer Research month begins, the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (BCAN) has announced the recipients of its Young Investigator Awards. BCAN´s Scientific Review Group, chaired by Matt Milowsky, MD at the University of North Carolina´s Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center,...

2013-05-06 23:17:32

Julia Spencer Barthold, MD, Associate Chief, Division of Urology; Director, Pediatric Urology Fellowship Program; and Head, Urology Research Laboratory, Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children/Nemours Biomedical Research, is a 2013 recipient of the Urology Care Foundation John W. Duckett Pediatric Urology Research Excellence Award. Wilmington, DE (PRWEB) May 06, 2013 Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children is pleased to announce that Julia Spencer Barthold, MD, Associate Chief,...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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