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    Assistant Professor Community Health

    University of Northern Colorado
    Greeley, United States

    This is a full-time, nine-month tenure-track Assistant Professor appointment in the Community Health Program, located in the School of Human Sciences, within the College of Natural...

    Deadline: Jan 15, 2018 Starts: Jan 01, 1970
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    First generation medical students at Stanford matched with mentors

    Alvaro Amorin, a second-year Stanford medical student, immigrated to the United States from Peru when he was 15. During high school, he figured higher education wasn’t in the cards...

    Sep 21, 2017 https://professors.ac
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    Lack of one signaling protein curtails brain tumor growth, Stanford study finds

    Over the last decade, Stanford neuro-oncologist Michelle Monje, MD, PhD, and her team have been making steady progress in understanding the inner workings of an extremely deadly ch...

    Sep 21, 2017 https://professors.ac
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    Mapping brick kilns to improve health of people and the environment

    Using satellite imagery, a team of Stanford researchers has designed a mapping tool with the potential to transform brick manufacturing across South Asia. If successful, their effo...

    Sep 21, 2017 https://professors.ac
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    Health Policy Forum considers whether, and how, to share clinical trial data

    Should data from clinical trials be available to all? Or just for certain investigations? Who decides? And how would that work? These, and a host of other questions, were considere...

    Sep 21, 2017 https://professors.ac
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    “This shouldn’t be the case in 2017”: A call for more research on transgender health

    There’s a pressing need for more research into transgender health issues. That was the argument eloquently laid out at Stanford Medicine X talk this weekend by ePatient Charlie Blo...

    Sep 20, 2017 https://professors.ac
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    Using design thinking to cope with chronic illness

    Design thinking may be able to help us disentangle one of the most perplexing complications in the prevention, management, and treatment of chronic disease: human behavior. At this...

    Sep 20, 2017 https://professors.ac
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    Dean Lloyd Minor shares leadership lessons at Medicine X

    After graduating from medical school, Lloyd Minor, MD, now dean of School of Medicine, spent more than a decade honing his medical and research skills, developing the ability to in...

    Sep 20, 2017 https://professors.ac
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    18th European Ophthalmology Congress

    Conferenceseries Ltd
    Rome, Italy

    The 18th  European Ophthalmology Conference going to be held during December 04-06, 2017 at Rome, Italy, which brings together a unique and international mix of large and...

    Paper Deadline: Nov 20, 2017 Deadline: Nov 27, 2017 Starts: Dec 04, 2017
    Dec 06, 2017 0 0 Conferenceseries Ltd
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    19th Global Ophthalmology Summit

    Conferenceseries Ltd
    Berlin, Germany

    Ophthalmology Summit 2018 Scientific Committee will be honored to invite you to the Global Ophthalmology Summit (Ophthalmology Summit 2018) to be held in the Berlin,...

    Paper Deadline: Feb 12, 2018 Deadline: Feb 19, 2018 Starts: Feb 26, 2018
    Feb 27, 2018 0 0 Conferenceseries Ltd
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    Now, that’s dogged research: Medicine X speaker shares a story of possibility

    When Doug Lindsay, a 21-year-old college student, first began to feel sick, he received a diagnosis of mononucleosis and was told to stay home and rest for the summer. He did, but ...

    Sep 19, 2017 https://professors.ac
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    Grief in the time of social media

    When Alexis Roberts Keiner’s 9-year-old son died unexpectedly at day care in 2012, “we had to choose very quickly what kind of bereaved family we were going to be.” She shared her ...

    Sep 19, 2017 https://professors.ac
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    Boosting physician wellness: Lessons from Stanford at Medicine X

    In a small, informal workshop at Stanford Medicine X on Sunday afternoon, a group of medical students, doctors and others met to discuss one of the biggest problems plaguing health...

    Sep 19, 2017 https://professors.ac
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    Barriers in health care for people with disabilities: It’s not what you think

    On the final day of Stanford Medicine X, Alice Wong, founder and project coordinator of the Disability Visibility Project, moderated the poignant, at times humorous, and constructi...

    Sep 19, 2017 https://professors.ac
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    Misconceptions about opioid use: A Medicine X discussion

    We often hear about the “opioid crisis” and its devastating effects — more than 90 Americans die every day from an opioid overdose and about 2 million suffer from substance use dis...

    Sep 18, 2017 https://professors.ac
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    “The single most important opportunity of generations”: A call to reinvent caregiving

    Ai-jen Poo and her grandmother play mahjong together. “That’s our thing,” she says, with a smile. “She lets me win once a year on my birthday.” Always ready with a laugh and a stor...

    Sep 18, 2017 https://professors.ac
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    Struggling to pick a hospital for cancer surgery? Medicine X panelists aim to help

    Researchers have known for several decades that it can make a big difference whether you go to a local hospital or to a specialty cancer center for surgery. In fact, one 2001 study...

    Sep 18, 2017 https://professors.ac
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    Two hearts that beat as one: One twin’s fight to save her sister

    “Without time to waste, I instinctively grabbed Annie, thrust the car door open and began to sprint — with 70-pound Annie in my arms,” recalled 22-year-old Julia Kramer-Golinkoff i...

    Sep 18, 2017 https://professors.ac
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    “We are all going to die” – so let’s talk about it, urges Medicine X speaker

    As part of a series of powerful talks at Stanford Medicine X this morning, Andrea Wilson took the stage to talk about what might be everyone’s least favorite subject. Death. Wilson...

    Sep 17, 2017 https://professors.ac
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    Every single moment: One photographer’s journey with ALS

    It was a classic Medicine X moment: Patient-advocate and artist-in-residence Anthony Carbajal was on stage talking about his disease — “Having [it] really, really shows me that tim...

    Sep 17, 2017 https://professors.ac
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    On humanity, dignity and seizing opportunity: A call to action at Medicine X

    The Friday mid-afternoon session of Stanford Medicine X featured three stories, each meant to jolt attendees out of their everyday thoughts, to prompt them to consider the meaning ...

    Sep 17, 2017 https://professors.ac
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    “It’s going to take a collaborative effort”: Extending the enthusiasm of Medicine X beyond campus

    Lloyd Minor, MD, dean of the medical school, kicked off the second day of Stanford Medicine X by discussing some of today’s challenges in health care. After outlining work being do...

    Sep 17, 2017 https://professors.ac
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    No longer spectators, Medicine X health entrepreneurs use digital tools to create change

    With her father beside her whispering encouragement, Lorelei Hoenen, a 6-year-old with a blonde ponytail, looked out across the silent crowd at Stanford Medicine X Friday morning. ...

    Sep 16, 2017 https://professors.ac
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    A call for raised voices (with everyone included) as this year’s Medicine X begins

    There was a buzz in the air this morning as Larry Chu, MD, took the stage (to the event’s signature upbeat music) to kick off this year’s Medicine X conference — the highlight of a...

    Sep 16, 2017 https://professors.ac
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    Research uncovers the neurons that drive thirst

    What makes us thirsty? On some level, the answer is obvious: If we don’t drink enough water, our bodies send us unpleasant wake-up calls in the form of dry mouths and an strong urg...

    Sep 15, 2017 https://professors.ac