Theater Review: Good Medicine’s delightful ‘Uptown Scrooge’

I’ve always been a fan of Good Medicine Productions’ mission to bring high-quality shows to hospitals, nursing homes, and other situations that don’t get much of a stage. So I was thrilled to receive the invitation seeing that they took a chance Christmas carol Adaptation/fundraising uptown miser, Written and directed by Kristi Kohler Focolo. Charles … Read more

Adventist pastor in Jamaica gets a medical degree

Not satisfied with serving only in the Seventh-day Adventist Church by preaching, teaching, and mentoring in his native Jamaica, Kemar Douglas recently completed a medical degree. After four years of study, Douglas is now a medical intern at May Pen Hospital, having graduated from the Caribbean School of Medical Sciences in Kingston, Jamaica, on October … Read more

Focus on promoting good mental health in 2023 with UAB Arts in Medicine – News

The Virtual Mental Health Monday series includes sessions on dance, healing rituals, forest bathing, LGBTQ+ youth support, suicide prevention and caregivers, and homelessness reduction. The Virtual Mental Health Monday series includes sessions on dance, healing rituals, forest bathing, LGBTQ+ youth support, suicide prevention and caregivers, and homelessness reduction.Find out ways to support mental health at … Read more

The USF Morsani College of Medicine thrives through its Water Street location and Tampa General Partnership

The upcoming class of 2021 at the University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine was the highest achiever in college history. They had the highest average score of any semester on the Medical College Admissions Test and the highest grade point average, 3.89. The 2022 students, who begin classes in July, are another impressive … Read more

How does my culture affect my career?

When I interviewed for medical school earlier this year, I felt like the interview went well. While preparing, I rehearsed my answers with several imaginary interviewers, watched countless videos from previous applicants, and researched the school extensively. While the actual interview had its drawbacks, I saw this as a result of the online format and … Read more

JFK’s nephew is linked to Harvard and MIT scientists for longevity at skincare brand Aramour

After speaking at a conference in 2018, philanthropist and entrepreneur Stephen Kennedy Smith — nephew of President John F. Kennedy — contacted Harvard Medical School professor and dermatologist, Dr. Sarina B. Brand. She was skeptical at first. “I am not only skeptical, but dismissive,” she said. With the research focusing on sensory neurological disorders in … Read more

Cuba’s informal market is finding new space on the growing internet

Comment on this story Suspension Havana – In our Telegram group chat, messages roll like waves. “I need ibuprofen and liquid acetaminophen, please,” one user wrote. “It’s urgent, it’s for my 10-month-old.” Others offer medicines brought in from outside Cuba, adding, “Write to me in a direct letter.” Lists dotted with emojis offer antibiotics, pregnancy … Read more

The son of ABQ, a Vice Admiral of the Navy was in the Pentagon during the September 11 attacks

Former US Navy Vice Admiral John Matczon (Courtesy of the Matczon family) Copyright © 2022 Albuquerque Magazine US Navy Vice Admiral John Matikzon was at the Pentagon when he was attacked by terrorists who flew a jet into the building on September 11, 2001. A doctor specializing in psychiatry, Matikzon immediately began tending to the … Read more

Addition of autologous tumor-loaded dendritic cell autografting to standard of care associated with clinical improvement in overall survival for patients with newly diagnosed, recurrent glioblastoma

1. In this phase 3 non-randomized controlled trial, among 331 patients, patients newly diagnosed with glioblastoma (nGBM) receiving dendritic cell immunization (DCVax-L) had a median overall survival of 19.3 months vs. 16.5 months in outpatients treated with standard of care. 2. Patients with recurrent glioblastoma (rGBM) had a median overall survival of 13.2 months from … Read more