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Reviews |  Medical schools should reduce the importance of standardized admission tests

Reviews | Medical schools should reduce the importance of standardized admission tests

Comment this story Comment Alessandro Hammond is a student at Harvard University and a researcher in oncology and hematology at Boston Children’s Hospital. Cameron Sabet is a graduate student at the University of Pennsylvania studying religious studies and medical ethics. The American Bar Association recently announced that, to remove entry barriers for disadvantaged students, it …

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Dr. Donald Palmisano, former president of the American Medical Association, dies at 83

Dr. Donald Palmisano, former president of the American Medical Association, dies at 83

Dr. Donald Palmisano, an Irish Channel son who became president of the American Medical Association, died Nov. 23 at Passages Hospice in New Orleans from complications from a fall at his home, his wife said. Robin Spencer Palmisano. He was 83 years old. “He was a fantastic guy with endless curiosity,” said Dr. Ronald French, …

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Why do you get sick in winter?  The new science is pointing your nose

Why do you get sick in winter? The new science is pointing your nose

Photo: Shutterstock New research seems to provide a clearer picture of why cold and flu cases are more common in winter. The study found evidence that our nose’s innate immune response weakens in colder temperatures, giving certain germs a better opportunity to infect the rest of the body. The findings, the authors say, could provide …

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PsyKey Inc. Adds Mental Health Support Advocate Dr. Shahiem Hartley to Its Medical Advisory Board

PsyKey Inc. Adds Mental Health Support Advocate Dr. Shahiem Hartley to Its Medical Advisory Board

CARSON CITY, NV, Dec. 06 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CECOS, INC. (OTC PINK: CEOS) (“CeCors” or the “Company”), through its wholly owned subsidiary PsyKey Inc., an innovative wellness company, is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Shahiem Hartley, a published medical and corporate wellness professional, to its Medical Advisory Board. Dr. Hartley completed an …

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Consumers still shocked by unexpected medical bills, despite new law

Consumers still shocked by unexpected medical bills, despite new law

The no-surprises law, billed as protecting patients from surprise medical bills, went into effect on New Year’s Day 2022. But did the federal law actually reduce health care costs to rates out-of-network charges, as well as certain forms of invoicing” for the part of the supplier’s costs not covered by insurance? The provisional assessment of …

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Snapshot: pricing of drugs and medical devices in Switzerland

Snapshot: pricing of drugs and medical devices in Switzerland

Pricing and reimbursement Price regulation To what extent is the market price of a drug or medical device governed by law or regulation? Medicines reimbursed by the basic health insurance are subject to price control by the State. The prices of non-reimbursed products are free and are not controlled by the government. A ready-to-use medicine …

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Discovery Behavioral Health Announces Appointment of Dr. Joseph Garbely as Medical Director of Brookdale Premiere Addiction Recovery

Discovery Behavioral Health Announces Appointment of Dr. Joseph Garbely as Medical Director of Brookdale Premiere Addiction Recovery

ANGELS, December 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Behavioral Health Discovery, Inc., a growing network of evidence-based mental health, addiction and eating disorder treatment centers, announced the appointment of Dr. Joseph GarbelyDO, DFASAM, FAPA as Medical Director of Brookdale Premiere Addiction Recovery, a DBH treatment center in Scotrun, Penn. Dr. Joseph Garbely, Medical Director of Brookdale Premier …

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Intel and Penn Medicine Announce Results of Largest Medical Federated Learning Study |  leader of times

Intel and Penn Medicine Announce Results of Largest Medical Federated Learning Study | leader of times

SANTA CLARA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–December 5, 2022– Intel Labs and the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania (Penn Medicine) have used federated learning — a distributed machine learning (ML) artificial intelligence (AI) approach — to help healthcare institutions and international research centers to identify malignant brain tumours. The largest medical federated learning study …

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Medical school students, ‘Joy’ to the community

Here’s the latest news from Middle Tennessee State University. First 4 MTSU Students Reach Med School Through Meharry Partnership Rural Tennessees are closer to more qualified physicians serving their areas as Middle Tennessee State University’s first four undergraduate students progressed successfully through the special partnership with Meharry Medical College School of Medicine in Nashville. “We …

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