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2014-06-30 23:06:54

The University of the Virgin Islands has named Dr. Benjamin Sachs interim dean for the medical school it is developing in the Virgin Islands. Virgin Islands (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 The University of the Virgin Islands has named Dr. Benjamin Sachs interim dean for the medical school it is developing in the Virgin Islands. In this position, Dr. Sachs is engaged in the early stages of preparing documentation for the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME), the medical school...

2014-02-12 08:28:42

Tulane University School of Medicine participates in pilot program INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lilly USA, LLC (NYSE: LLY) announced today the launch of a new rotation program for aspiring physicians. The rotation assignments cut across different aspects of the pharmaceutical company's business - from drug discovery and development to bioethics and patient safety - providing third- and fourth-year medical students a lens into the pharmaceutical industry, its vision and...

2013-08-22 23:22:00

Facility Selects Lafayette, La-Based Company to Manage ER Services New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) August 22, 2013 Schumacher Group (SG) announces a new association with Tulane Medical Center’s downtown campus in New Orleans, a 278 bed academic medical center. Tulane Medical Center is a nationally recognized teaching, research and medical facility admired for their academic excellence and innovation in medicine. While their downtown campus was established in 1976, the institution began in 1834...

2010-08-23 13:16:00

SILVER SPRING, Md., Aug. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Delivering his inaugural address as the 111th president of the National Medical Association (NMA), Leonard Weather, Jr., R.Ph., M.D. shared his plans to focus on health disparities, as well the issue of women's health, and problems facing African American physicians during his administration. Dr. Weather is the Director of Omni Fertility and Laser Institute, Clinical Professor at Xavier University, a former member of Xavier University...

2010-02-08 08:15:00

DENVER and NEW ORLEANS, Feb. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Corgenix Medical Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: CONX), a worldwide developer and marketer of diagnostic test kits, and Tulane University, today announced a major extension of the collaborative effort to combat viral hemorrhagic fever (VHF), an effort that will generate an additional $800,000 in contract revenue for Corgenix over the life of the contract. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded a five-year contract...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.