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Female surgeons represent a small part o...

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina — Women have made major breakthroughs in the medical field. But there is one specialty that is still lagging behind. What do you want to know According to Association of American Medical Schoolswomen make up more than half of all medical school enrollees Only a fraction of these female doctors have surgery […]

Tamil Nadu is number one in medicine, sa...

Udayanithi Stalin said that Tamil Nadu is the leading state in Indian medical field and this achievement will continue. Chepauk Thiruvallikeni MLA Udayanithi Stalin said that India itself praises the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, MK Stalin. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, MK Stalin, on behalf of the Department of Medicine and Family Welfare, yesterday inaugurated […]

Medical Electronic Manufacturing Service...

New Jersey, USA, – Mr Accuracy Reports published new research on Global Electronic manufacturing service in the medical field covering the micro level of analysis by competitors and key business segments (2022-2029). The global medical electronics manufacturing service explores in-depth study on various segments such as opportunities, size, development, innovation, sales and overall growth of […]

Pranay Reddy MD shares how technology is...

The steady march of technology has had an indelible impact on the field of medicine. Breakthroughs in areas such as medical procedures, equipment, data collection and treatments continually improve patient outcomes and provide a better quality of life. Pranay Reddy, MD, a resident doctor from Hatboro, PA, describes how technology has impacted the medical field, […]

Nursing students face challenge entering...

As mask mandates and COVID-19 restrictions lift across much of the country, the pandemic remains a source of both planning and concern for the nursing school. Since being disrupted alongside the rest of the university in the spring of 2020, nursing school faculty and staff have worked hard to ensure students learn both the basics […]

Nurse says she’ll quit medical field to

A nurse has sparked a debate over starting salaries, as some Target stores are paying employees up to $24 an hour. In one recent video shared on TikTok, Riley, @thatnurseriley, noted how Target is increasing its hourly wages for employees this year. Throughout the clip, Riley could be seen posing in front of a news […]

Blog: Best Medical Business Options to E...

Many options for new ventures exist in the medical field, where there are exciting advances in technology and widespread interest in health and wellness. Opportunities abound, and challenges such as the world’s aging population and rising drug costs give entrepreneurs room to come up with innovative ideas. There is an opening for entrepreneurs with products […]

CAGR Status, Industry Growth, Trends, An...

The new analysis focuses on Global Electronics Manufacturing Service in Medical Field Market from 2021 to 2027 and is an essential inclusion of primary and trading market models with recorded market information and figures. The report provides a basic overview of the business, including definitions and applications, from the beginning. The report anticipates potential market […]

Christian Pre-Health Fellowship equips s...

Photo courtesy of the Christian Pre-Health Fellowship. By Rachel Chiang | Journalist Christian Pre-Health Fellowship (CPF) at Baylor is a student organization dedicated to connecting Christian pre-health students, with speakers from around the region and around the world to discuss how faith intertwines with the medical field. CPF meets every other Monday at Elliston Chapel. […]

The career fair gives people the chance ...

JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) – St. Bernard Medical Center held a job fair on Monday as the organization has grown rapidly over the past few years. St. Bernard’s Director of Media Relations Mitchell Nail said it was the biggest recruiting event they’ve ever held and offered plenty of options for those looking for a career in […]

Sixteen new Cuban doctors and nurses joi...

Views : 391 Posted: Friday, February 25, 2022. 6:25 p.m. CST. By Ruben Morales Iglesias: Sixteen new Cuban doctors and nurses have joined Belize’s medical field according to the Ministry of Health and Welfare (MOHW). The MOHW said on Thursday it held an awareness session for Cuba’s new medical brigade joining Belize’s public […]

Dr. Amir Hashemloo is creating waves in ...

Published: Fri 25 Feb 2022, 13:16 Last update: Fri 25 Feb 2022, 13:18 There are too many success stories in this world, and it is natural for people to wonder about the factors that could have helped these individuals to pursue success and achieve excellence in their respective industries. Among the many industries, the medical […]

Diversity in the medical field helps mee...

Stethoscope on blue background Two distinct but interconnected trends in US health care have emerged in recent years with respect to COVID-19 and the recent social justice movement. First, there is a growing gap in the doctor-patient relationship. An aging population of baby boomers has created a demand for more doctors, many of whom are […]

Diversity in the medical field helps mee...

Two distinct but interconnected trends in US health care have emerged in recent years with respect to COVID-19 and the recent social justice movement. First, there is a growing gap in the doctor-patient relationship. An aging population of baby boomers has created a demand for more doctors, many of whom are baby boomers themselves. While […]

Duke surgeon strives to diversify medica...

DURHAM, NC (WNCN) — Dr. Trinitia Cannon is working to diversify the medical field. His journey to becoming a surgeon was strewn with pitfalls. She wants to break down these barriers for young people of color who dream of working in medicine. In Duke’s operating room, Cannon performs complex surgeries on patients with head and […]

Hunter McGrady calls out fatphobia in th...

The fat bias is a very, very real thing and its prevalence can be found in every corner of life – fashion, the entertainment industry, the wellness industry and, as the supermodel and mom Hunter McGrady, in the medical field too. Highligths. In a new Instagram post, Hunter McGrady draws attention to “big phobia in […]

Florida runner turns to medical for futu...

Hunter Koike runs in an inning against conference rivals. Photo courtesy of UNC Ashville Laura Hoffmansports editor[email protected]Hunter Koikea 20-year-old junior from St. Augustine, Florida, started his track career late and under strange circumstances. As a freshman in high school, Koike struggled to adjust to the lacrosse team he was on and what it had to […]

Black community’s mistrust of medical fi

PHOENIX — The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed many shortcomings in the medical field, but one issue that has come to light is the black community’s distrust of the system. Curtis Austin, a history professor at Arizona State University who studies African-American history with a focus on civil rights and black power movements, says the black […]

High school students have the opportunit...

Starkville, Miss. (WCBI) – The University of Mississippi Medical Center and Mississippi State hosted an event at the Colvard Student Union to educate high school students about careers in the medical field. This weekend, the University of Mississippi Medical Center and Mississippi State teamed up to educate young minds about the medical field and what […]

Courtship in the cafeteria | SteamboatT...

Registered nurse Terri Chapman (right) of the Jan Bishop Cancer Center meets her husband, nuclear medicine technologist Kevin Chapman, on her first day on the job during an orientation visit.UCHealth/Courtesy Photo This year, Valentine’s Day falls on another busy workday Monday, when many couples need to take time out to celebrate, but love may be […]

Whitfield aspires to a career in the med...

Paducah Tilghman High School Kauri Whitfield is one of six members of this year’s PaxtonScholars Class XII, and she aims to work in the medical field. The scholarships are distributed through the McCracken County Community Care Endowment Inc., known as MCCCE Inc. The million dollar endowment was created by Fred Paxton and his wife, Peggy. […]

Princeton Public Schools Foundation offe...

The Princeton Public Schools Foundation has announced a new scholarship opportunity. PPSF wishes to invest in health care in the greater Princeton area by providing scholarship opportunities in the medical field, which benefits both PHS scholars and residents of the community. The COVID-19 pandemic has overwhelmed the healthcare system in the United States, highlighting the […]

Arkansan racial disparity in the medical...

Arkansan racial disparity in the medical field Dr. Jesse Hargrove of Philander Smith College says black medical professionals need more support from state leaders. Updated: 8:17 PM CST February 3, 2022 Hide transcript View Transcript FIRST BLACK HOSPITALS IN ARKANSAS. DR. JESSE HARGROVE SAYS OUR FACILITIES LIKE HOSPITALS AND CLINICS ARE NO LONGER SEPARATE. WE […]

Local doctor sees changes in the medical...

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) – An oncologist from the University of Kansas – St. Francis Campus has been on the team for three years, but he’s been in the medical field much longer watching times change. Dr. Shalina Gupta-Burt has been a physician for many years in many places. “I’m a very lucky person, so what […]

Addressing Gender Inequality in the Medi...

Today marks the fourth National Women Doctors Day, an event that aims to honor female physicians across the country. It takes place every year on February 3, Elizabeth Blackwell’s birthday. In 1858, Blackwell became the first female physician in the United States, and although much has changed since then, there are still fewer female physicians […]

Clovis Medical University partners with ...

CLOVIS, Calif. (KFSN) – A high school program at Clovis brings medical students together to share their knowledge and learn more about the healthcare field. There are 72 students in the Patient Care Career Technical Course at Clovis East High School this year. One such student is Abigail Ilagan-Esponilla, who is just under two years […]

The medical field faces long-standing ra...

The medical establishment has used and abused black Americans for a long time. It comes from underlying racism and prejudice, while having led to scientific discoveries in some cases, such as in the cells of Henrietta Lacks, but our lives are ignored. It ranges from horrific experiments on slaves, forced sterilizations of black women, to […]

Conference sheds light on racial dispari...

When Serena Williams gave birth to her daughter in 2017, she informed her health care providers about her history of bleeding disorders and that she had trouble breathing after giving birth. Despite this, her suppliers first sent her back Needs. She was eventually rushed to emergency surgery and bedridden for six weeks after giving birth. […]

Nurses invited to enhance the prestige o...

LAHORE: Senior Professor of Postgraduate Medical Institute Prof. Sardar Muhammad Al-Fareed Zafar says nursing students should become the best example of service to suffering humanity and enhance the prestige of the medical field by achieving success in this world as well as in the hereafter. He expressed his satisfaction with the excellent performance of the […]

How bio-hacking technology is reshaping ...

Technology is helping to reshape the medical field, providing insight into a person’s well-being before problems develop. Professionals like Dr. Jake Deutsch use “biohacking” to optimize a patient’s health. Dr. Deutsch performs in-depth blood tests, develops body scans and uses other technologies like a smart ring, a ring that a person wears on their finger, […]

Los Fresnos high school students enter m...

LOS FRESNOS, Texas (ValleyCentral) – The ongoing pandemic has increased demand for healthcare workers around the world. Here in the Rio Grande Valley, students at Los Fresnos High School will soon enter the medical field with their newly acquired certifications. “I always knew that I had always wanted to study the medical field,” said Karen […]

Senior Neuroscientist Gains Medical Fiel...

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa .– An Honors program at Westminster College and a major in neuroscience dove into the medical field as part of the Summer Pediatric Research Scholar (SPRS) program at Akron Children’s Hospital (ACH ) this summer. Senior Samuel accordino of Canfield, Ohio, was assigned to assist a clinical research scientist in the ACH […]

Love to help people inspired ASU medical...

December 14, 2021 Editor’s Note: This story is one in a series of profiles of notable fall 2021 graduates. Angel Morales, a fall 2021 graduate in Biological Sciences from Arizona State University in Phoenix, always knew he wanted to work in the medical field. Knowing what he wanted to study was easy, but choosing where […]

Meet the student bringing black illustra...

Have you ever seen a medical illustration with a black body? Social media users admitted that they did not do so when a picture of a black fetus in the womb of a black woman went viral this month. Chidiebere Ibe.Courtesy of Chidiebere Ibe Chidiebere Ibe, 25, is behind the image. The Nigerian medical student, […]

A local doula campaigning against racism...

Motherhood hasn’t always been easy for Sherisa Moore. “I am really proud of the children they are becoming. They are really polite and sweet and it reminds me of my own childhood with my grandmother and my mother, ”says Moore, registered nurse, doula, international board certified lactation consultant and owner of A Little Bit of […]

Looking for a job in the medical field? ...

As we all know, a career in the medical field is not only noble but also profitable as it allows you to earn a lot of money while using your expertise to help those in need. The healthcare industry is growing rapidly, which means you won’t have to worry about finding a job. Plus, you […]

The partnership in Omaha comes at the ri...

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) – A needed partnership has grown in the Omaha metro as the next generation of medical experts watch the effects of a global pandemic on overwhelmed patients and hospital staff in need of more skilled professionals. Camila Delgado Garcia might just be the next friendly face to help you on your next […]

Bringing the medical field to the blockc...

To view an enhanced version of this chart, please visit: https://orders.newsfilecorp.com/files/8203/104510_f5b3f3c3b42768de_001full.jpg Crypto Docs NFT Ultimaxx Health is an early stage pharmaceutical company dedicated to the research, development and commercialization of clinically validated herbal medicines and natural products. Symbiotic is a by-product of Ultimaxx Health, combining medicine and technology to form a blockchain marketplace to promote […]

Bringing the medical field to the blockc...

New York, New York – (Newsfile Corp. – November 21, 2021) – Crypto Docs NFT will be the first collection to combine medical and technology with the Ethereum blockchain in a digital metaverse through their joint venture with Ultimaxx Health Inc. The digital metaverse is a concept that has recently invaded our society. Talented companies […]

A teenager from Paducah takes an interes...

Kate LeBuhn, senior at Paducah Tilghman High School, didn’t have to look too far for career ideas, having healthcare professionals for parents. “It’s hard to describe, but since I was little I have always been very intrigued by my father’s work and my mother’s. Both work in the medical field, ”she said. “It’s like hearing […]

Multi-Employer Career Fair in Flint aims...

FLINT, MI – A multi-employer job fair to be held in Flint aims to fill a variety of positions in the medical field. The Flint Multi-Employer Career Fair is held from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Tuesday, November 16 at the Flint Service Center, 711 N. Saginaw St., according to a GST Michigan Works […]

“AHmong Us” Encourages Hmong Students to

WAUSAU, Wisconsin (WSAW) – The Hmong community represents 12% of the population of Wausau, but Hmong health professionals are under-represented. A program called AHmong Us tries to solve this problem by giving students the training they need. Ten high school students received hands-on preparation and mentoring for medical school. “I really wish I had had […]

Gundersen staff teach medical education ...

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WEAU) – Students at Hamilton Elementary School get up close and personal with different aspects of the medical field. Gundersen Health System staff came to the school on Friday morning to present various events as part of the Wisconsin Science Festival. “We are bringing the science of medicine to our elementary classmates […]

Myra Smith ‘The medical field is for me’

Myra Smith is a 19-year-old Clarksville native, but recently moved to Russellville for an easier commute to and from campus. Smith attended Arkansas Tech University where she majored in Nursing. When asked why she chose nursing, Smith said, “I didn’t know what I wanted to do until my last year of high school, and nursing […]

Is Kim Plath’s real work in the medical

Welcome to Plathville fans got to know Kim Plath and the rest of the big family. Thanks to the TLC show, the family was able to make money in return for the fans participating in their daily lives and all their ups and downs. In addition, the family welcomes guests to their former property via […]

AI is too biased to be trusted in medici...

LEIGH HATTON Senior Editor It has been 65 years since the term artificial intelligence (AI) was first coined, but there is still a long way to go before this technology becomes part of medical work. As it exists, artificial intelligence does not meet the intersectional or ethical standards necessary for the sensitive and specific realities […]

AI is too biased to be trusted in medici...

LEIGH HATTON Senior Editor It has been 65 years since the term artificial intelligence (AI) was first coined, but there is still a long way to go before this technology becomes part of medical work. As it exists, artificial intelligence does not meet the intersectional or ethical standards necessary for the sensitive and specific realities […]

Mississippi medical field experiences st...

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Unemployment is running out and companies are looking to hire, but no one is applying. Some of the most important positions to fill are in the medical field. According to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security, the greatest demand for jobs is in the medical field, particularly nurses. Tim Moore, of […]

A conversation with Bryan on the impact ...

Family physician Dr. Jennifer Bryan is a member of the board of directors of the Mississippi State Medical Association and served as chair of the board for several years. She was the first female physician elected to hold this leadership position. She received her undergraduate degree from Mississippi State University in microbiology, graduating magna cum […]

‘We need to be heard’: Alamo Heights med

Updated Saturday August 21. A growing number of parents in the Alamo Heights Independent School District who work in the medical field are asking their school board to implement a mask mandate. Many attended the regular council meeting on Thursday August 12; several others spoke at a specially convened meeting on Tuesday, August 17. Alamo […]

High school students prepare for a caree...

Fourteen-year-old Riley Baker is considering a career in medicine. So she was eager to join other students at Connellsville Area Senior High School as they recently observed open heart surgery at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh. “I never thought a heart looked like this,” said Baker, a freshman from South Connellsville. As Baker and 14 […]

Gender inequalities in medicine, an urge...

(Credit: Unsplash) This article was written exclusively for The European Sting by Ms. María Teresa Ferri, third year medical student from Ecuador, she works with the local association of medical students on the education committee. It is affiliated with the International Federation of Medical Student Associations (IFMSA), cordial partner of The Sting. The opinions expressed […]

Are ethics respected in the medical fiel...

For the publisher: I heard the recent news that Allina AGENT that all her employees receive the Covid vaccine by 10/1/2021. I’m just wondering if they follow their own code of ethics? Do they have one? If you go into the medical field, do you take an ethics course or get training in it? I […]

Listen: Artificial Intelligence in Medic...

Malta: Listen: Artificial intelligence in the medical field August 03, 2021 Defenders of Ganado To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. In the third episode of the “Ganado Meets Tech” podcast, Paul Micallef Grimaud, IP/TMT partner of Ganado Advocates, met the medical consultant in nuclear […]

Despite the pandemic, interest in the me...

With the COVID-19 pandemic, there were fears of a decline in interest in the medical field. Doctors and other healthcare workers have faced unprecedented challenges. Instead, students are answering the call of medicine. According to the Association of American Medical Colleges, applications to medical schools have increased by 18%. Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center […]

OMA explores the future of hospitals and...

OMA explores the future of hospitals and medicine at the 2021 Venice Biennale © DSL Studio / Courtesy of OMA To share To share Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/964312/oma-explores-the-future-of-hospitals-and-the-medical-field-at-the-2021-venice-biennale OMA / Reinier De Graaf were invited to exhibit at the 17th International Architecture Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia. Entitled “Hospital of the […]

Doctor, doctor: alternative education an...

It’s no secret that becoming a full-fledged doctor can take a lot of work. Professionals in this field must be able to deal with a wide range of medical conditions and issues and think quickly. Years of studying medicine, working to gain experience and proving yourself in this field can be too much for many […]

Students ready to enter the medical fiel...

FREEDOM, Wisconsin (WBAY) – Bellin College held its open-air grand opening at the Field of Scenes Drive-in Freedom on Saturday. Students have grown from student health workers to now health professionals. “I remember I was stationed at the Bellin Hospital and I met all the people I work with now, so it’s really cool that […]

Cove High teacher prepares students for ...

Sandra Perry’s class, a career and technology education teacher at Copperas Cove High School, inspires learning because she brings real-world experience to the classroom. Its classroom is physically set up to be conducive to learning, including a mock patient room where students practice nursing skills and also learn in a simulated pharmacy. CCHS Principal Jimmy […]

Tampa’s only black-owned pharmacy aims t

* “I wanted to make sure we had access”: a black pharmacist opens a pharmacy in the African-American community Health Matters Community Pharmacy is the only fully black operated pharmacy in its eastern district of Tampa, Florida. “I wanted to make sure this community had the same resources and access to medical care as other […]

Murray teenager to study medicine on tri...

MURRAY – It’s probably fair to say that most 16-year-olds don’t know what to do with their lives. Even fewer would make the effort to travel to the other side of the globe to study their chosen field. Dylan McCallon, meanwhile, is far more passionate about a career in medicine than most teenagers would be. […]

The Physics program offers special empha...

Louisiana Tech University’s Physics program offers a medical physics specialization for students who enjoy physics and are interested in a career in the medical field. Students pursuing a physics degree with a major in medical physics at Louisiana Tech will learn problem solving, experimental skills, math, and computer science and receive additional training in chemistry […]

Sick and tired: how the medical field ne...

Compassion and the respect to patients are essential to the delivery of effective health care. Despite advances carried out by activists and patients, the medical field perpetuates its long history of sexism, endangering the lives and well-being of women. From dismissive physicians to inadequate research, gender bias in health care stop women to receive the […]

Lauren Wilcox discusses participatory ar...

Update 04/06/2021: This article has been updated to clarify citations and distinguish between work done in Google and Georgia Tech. The UCI Information and Computer Science Department hosted Georgia Tech Associate Professor Lauren Wilcox to host an informational seminar on the evolution of computer technology in healthcare on March 5. Wilcox, who was previously head […]

New generation inspired to pursue a care...

RALEIGH, NC – Jordon Adams never thought he would be on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic. He always dreamed of being a doctor, but it didn’t seem possible until now. “There aren’t a lot of black youth in the medical field or really involved in medical activities,” he says. Adams and his family […]

Keith Grant and Medical Representation –

Throughout February, we spotlight community leaders who are working to make a difference. It is part of our “Connecticut in Color” series. Keith Grant has become a trusted voice when people have questions about infectious diseases, especially COVID-19. Grant’s role in the United States Air Force and some humble beginnings allowed him to serve his […]

The impact of African Americans on the m...

On a recent Saturday, more than 700 people flooded a Denver black church for their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. Polls show that African Americans are more reluctant than others in the population to get vaccinated. “We have done a lot of work educating people in the community, there is still a lot of […]

Mrs. Wheelchair Alabama wants medical fi...

RUSSELLVILLE – Nicole Kennemur recognizes the progress that has been made in society in terms of accessibility for people with disabilities in general, but she believes that more can be done, especially in the medical field. × This page requires Javascript. Javascript is required for you to read premium content. Please enable it in your […]

Distrust of COVID vaccine stems from rea...

Tierney Highfill was in college when she first learned of the cruelty of Tuskegee’s study of black men in Alabama. She was at a friend’s house, but her thoughts instantly turned to her black father. “My father was born in 1938 outside of Birmingham, Alabama; he didn’t like to talk about it all, ”Highfill said. […]

Division of the medical field on the nee...

In winter, people wear more layers to stay warm and protect themselves from the cold. The same general principle behind wearing two face covers to keep the coronavirus out: more diapers means better filtration. But even as the virus mutates, finding new ways to more easily infect people, there is no consensus in the medical […]

New VISD Program Offers Students Pathway...

Zoey Bailey, 15, a freshman at Victoria East High School, wants to be a doctor someday. Her goal of opening her own practice prompted her to apply to the Victoria School District’s new program: Pathway in Technology Early College High School, or P-TECH. The program provides students with a free path to post-secondary credit and […]

New VISD Program Offers Students Pathway...

Zoey Bailey, 15, a freshman at Victoria East High School, wants to be a doctor someday. Her goal of opening her own practice prompted her to apply to the Victoria School District’s new program: Pathway in Technology Early College High School, or P-TECH. The program provides students with a free path to post-secondary credit and […]

Masters and PhD scholarships in medical ...

Applications are invited for MPhil and Ph.D. Medical scholarships by the Noncommunicable Disease Prevention and Control Program, Department of Primary and Secondary Health Care, Government of Punjab. Holders of domicile in Punjab can apply at the latest February 1, 2021. Masters and PhD scholarships in medical field by P & SHD Students currently enrolled in […]

Three Former Wolf Pack Athletes Bring Me...

Note: RGJ met with former Wolf Pack athletes who are now doctors or medical school to see how their athletic careers have helped shape their education. Here are three of their stories. When playing football for Nevada, Dani Green learned about perseverance, being part of a team and working hard to try to achieve a […]

Find your place in the medical field

Some people were born to be medical researchers, such as Ronald Koenig, MD, Ph.D., endocrinologist specializing in thyroid cancer in University of Michigan Rogel Cancer Center. According to him, the excitement of stepping into the unknown and potentially “cracking the nuts” on a great biological mystery is one of the greatest joys in the medical […]

AM in the medical field

Additive manufacturing (AM) in medicine continues to grow every year. It’s a remarkable catalyst, but the industry faces barriers to adoption, which is slow for patient safety. Despite this, AM has gained wide acceptance, with tremendous growth on the horizon. Titanium implant containing bone morphogenic proteins for the treatment of a patient with cancer of […]

How has technology impacted the medical ...

The health and medical industry is not the same today as it was a decade ago. This has changed thanks to advancements in medicine which have been made possible by advancements in technology. Medicine could not have made discoveries like today without technology. Every day we hear about new technological breakthroughs and innovations. These technological […]

New Tekni-Plex Medical Company – Today’s

We’re already 4 days away from 2020, but I’m going back to 2019 to mention a few medical developments that I didn’t have a chance to cover in December. ProtoLabs Cool Idea Award: Health Grant Focuses on Feeding Tube Development; a bionic pancreas has received breakthrough designation from the US FDA; manufacturing might start talking […]

Student-run program encourages black you...

The MOE Scholars program created by a pre-med student dedicated to exposing black youth to the medical field is currently helping students at the Columbus City Preparatory for boys. Credit: Courtesy of Maurice Lathan For one student, what started with the loss of a loved one turned into a passion for changing lives. Maurice Lathan, […]

Why the medical field itself needs treat...

Express news service BENGALURU: Gone are the days when doctors were considered almost equivalent to God, and their word, ultimate truth. With the corporatization of the medical field over the past two decades, a communication gap has arisen between the medical fraternity and those who come for treatment of their disorders. In the process, unfortunately, […]

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surger...

The two sd A batch of medical graduates (batch of 2013) from Apollo Medical College passed out and received their diplomas in a scintillating graduation ceremony on Friday. Chief Guest Prof. BM Hegde, Former Vice-Chancellor of Manipal University and Guest of Honor Dr Raghupathi Rao Nandanavanam, Senior Consultant, Apollo Hospitals, presented MBBS Diploma Certificates to […]

Changing Careers: Medical Field Offers S...

Medical lab technician Gene Viney decided to pursue a career in healthcare after his longtime job in corporate sales was cut. Medical lab technician Gene Viney says the job can be stressful but rewarding. “You feel like you’re really helping people who need help,” he says. “There is satisfaction when you help people in need. […]

District 211 medical student interns

Kimi Nijjar, senior at James B. Conant High School, and Ambrozia Itellari, junior to William Fremd, had the opportunity to experience the medical field when they participated in a three-week internship program with Arlington Pediatrics in Arlington Heights. Dr Dave Brottman said the aim of the program is to expose students to the overall operations […]

3D printing in the medical field: four m...

Additive manufacturing, also known as 3D printing, was first developed in the 1980s. It involves taking a digital model or plane of the subject which is then printed in successive layers of a suitable material to create a new version of the subject. The technique has been applied to (and used by) many different industries, […]

The medical field is ripe for automation

A nurse prepares a dialysis machine. Radu Sigheti / Reuters As a neonatologist, I worry about patients with pulmonary hypertension. This ruthless disease, sometimes seen after a premature birth, can end in sudden death due to constriction of blood vessels in the lungs. One minute, a baby in the neonatal intensive care unit can sleep […]