SALT LAKE CITY — Boulder Elementary School is small, rural and remote.
If a student or staff member needs to see a doctor or a dentist it means they will miss most, if not an entire day of school traveling to appointments. Same goes for adults who need groceries or professional services such as banking.
The school community has asked the Utah State Board of Education to grant a waiver of a state board rule that says schools must conduct school for at least 180 days and 990 hours per year, which would allow the school to shift to a four-day school week.
The school, which serves fewer than 20 students, wants to make the change so families and employees can schedule personal and professional appointments on a specific day of the week, with the goal of reducing absences of students and staff.
Currently, the school offers a half-day of
The University of Mississippi School of Medicine trains physicians to deliver skilled, equitable health care to all citizens of Mississippi, the region and nation; this is the essential goal of the medical school.
The program is accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education.
Along the way, students who complete the four-year course of study leading to the Doctor of Medicine degree absorb the school’s core values, including respect for the range of diversity reflected in all people.
The University of Mississippi School of Medicine is committed to training skilled and compassionate physicians to provide high-quality and equitable health care particularly to the state’s residents, including diverse and underserved populations. The school prepares learners to provide excellent care through programs of innovative education, state-of-the-art research and comprehensive clinical practice.
Appreciation and respect for the traditions, customs and cultures of a diverse state is a must if the school’s
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An Unconventional Weapon Against Cancer
Researchers at U of U Health and Cardiff University made a discovery that could lead to what some are calling a universal cancer killer. … Read More
May 01, 2020
Remembering Dr. Matthew Movsesian
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Apr 22, 2020
Evidence Suggests COVID-19 Isn’t Sexually Transmitted
COVID-19 is unlikely to be spread through semen, according to University of Utah Health scientists who participated
Delivering on the Promise of Medicine
The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine consistently ranks among the nation’s very best in education. These numbers are important, but we’re more than numbers – we’re a community of seekers and dreamers. Using the latest tools and teachings available to scientists and doctors, we become healers, caregivers, discoverers and inventors.
Medical student Maria Fazal discusses ways for learners at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine to help others during this time of need.
Celebrate Match Day 2020.
Top ranked in seven specialties. Four specialties ranked #1 and one ranked #2.
The medical school and university are introducing resources and policies to prevent mistreatment of learners and respond appropriately if it does occur.
Graduate student Emily Han shares lessons learned at the recent workshop, “Gender Equity in Science at Hopkins.”
In the current era of burnout and wellness, it’s important to return to the bedside
CITIID has been repurposed to throw all of its weight behind the fight against COVID-19. It brings to bear upon this global problem over 150 scientists and physicians, the UK’s largest academic containment Level 3 facility, and a range of collaborators from across the UK and beyond. Most importantly, it is integrated with the NHS both locally, through Addenbrooke’s and Royal Papworth Hospitals, and nationally, in particular via the NIHR National BioResource.
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The University of Cambridge is co-ordinating activities to address COVID-19, including establishing research collaborations with other research institutions, industrial and charity partners across key disciplines and activities…
Cambridge to spearhead £20million alliance to map spread of COVID-19 coronavirus
The University of Cambridge is to take a leading role in a major national effort to help understand and control the new coronavirus infection (COVID-19)
Visit UnderstandingSleep.org for videos, essays and interactive features on sleep: why it matters & how to get it!
November 6, 2019 Announcement
Program in Clinical Effectiveness
The Summer Program in Clinical Effectiveness, a joint program of Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School & Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, is accepting applications for the 34th annual program
January 10, 2019 In the News
2019 Outstanding Scientific Achievement Award
Drs. Frank A. J. L. Scheer, and Steven A. Shea have been selected as recipients of the 2019 Outstanding Scientific Achievement Award by the Sleep Research Society
December 20, 2018 In the News
Emery N. Brown Wins 2018 Dickson Prize in Science
Carnegie Mellon University recently announced that Division of Sleep Medicine affiliate, Emery N. Brown, the Warren M. Zapol Professor of Anaesthesia at Harvard Medical School and anesthesiologist at Massachusetts General Hospital the Associate
Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine
Department Head: Dr. Gary Dobson
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Department Head: Dr. Sarah Childs
Department Head: Dr. Paul Fedak
Cell Biology and Anatomy
Department Head: Dr. Benedikt Hallgrimsson
Department Head: Dr. Rajiv Midha
Community Health Sciences
Interim Department Head: Dr. Scott B. Patten
Critical Care Medicine
Department Head: Dr. Thomas Stelfox
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Interim Department Head: Drs. Jeff Schaefer (AHS -clinical) and Kelly Zarnke (University -academic)
Microbiology, Immunology and Infectious Diseases
Department Head: Dr. Christopher Mody