• Comprised of 60 neurosurgeons and research faculty, and performing over 4000 neurosurgical operations covering the full spectrum of neurological conditions every year, we are consistently ranked among the best centers in the nation for neurosurgery. (stanford.edu)
  • Together, we are driving forward the most innovative technologies in neurosurgery - from cutting-edge neuroscience research and clinical trials to the widespread clinical implementation of our discoveries. (stanford.edu)
  • Voice of America showcases how one Stanford Neurosurgery patient, and her doctors, prepared for her surgery to treat an aneurysm, using Stanford's Neurosurgical Simulation and Virtual Reality Center. (stanford.edu)
  • His current research focuses on processes that lead to superior outcomes in neurosurgery, disparities in neurosurgical care, development of predictive models of neurosurgical outcomes, and cost effectiveness and comparative effectiveness studies of neurosurgical disorders. (stanford.edu)
  • He joined the Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Washington in Seattle where between 1991 and 2011 he rose through the academic ranks eventually becoming a Professor and Director of the Peripheral Nerve Center, as well as Acting Head of the Section of Neurosurgery at the Puget Sound VA Health Care System. (stanford.edu)
  • Here were two physicians who evolved from caring for individual patients to conducting research to acquire new knowledge that will help hundreds of patients. (uth.edu)
  • It will also galvanize physicians across the region who treat patients with neurological conditions. (bio-medicine.org)
  • For example, soon, patients with Alzheimer's will experience a more streamlined and coordinated care plan in Rochester, as physicians and others from different disciplines pool their resources to offer the latest diagnostic equipment, early intervention programs, access to clinical trials, and even family support group programs. (bio-medicine.org)
  • To organize patient care, Yale Cancer Center and Smilow Cancer Hospital have developed 12 multidisciplinary programs to provide physicians and specialists at Yale Cancer Center with the opportunity to focus their expertise on specific types of cancers. (wikipedia.org)
  • The members of the committee undertook an enormous task and have provided a comprehensive and scholarly assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of undergraduate medical education (UME) in Israel as well as the challenges faced in educating the next generation of physicians. (springer.com)
  • the overwhelming amount of new knowledge emanating from research laboratories and clinical trials, the financial stresses on hospitals and physicians that limit the resources that can be allocated to education, and pressures to shorten hospital stays and increase ambulatory care. (springer.com)
  • A three-year, $3 million gift from the Richard J. Fasenmyer Foundation will fund research by a pair of Cleveland physicians into HIV and the body's response in autoimmune diseases. (case.edu)
  • Every day, physicians make the best patient-care decisions they can by relying on science-based tools. (aad.org)
  • Founded in 1947, the AAFP represents 124,900 physicians and medical students nationwide. (aapmr.org)
  • Family physicians conduct approximately one in five office visits -- that's 192 million visits annually or 48 percent more than the next most visited medical specialty. (aapmr.org)
  • Today, family physicians provide more care for America's underserved and rural populations than any other medical specialty. (aapmr.org)
  • The Medical Center has long been among the nation's leaders in neuroscience, but this gift will allow us to amplify our federal research funding, teaching, and clinical programs for those suffering from some of today's most debilitating illnesses, conditions that will afflict even more of us in the decades to come. (bio-medicine.org)
  • And by expanding U-M's capabilities as one of the nation's top translational research institutions, we will help drive a resurgence in the Michigan economy, establishing the region as a global epicenter for the biomedical sector. (uofmhealth.org)
  • William J. Martin II, M.D. will join the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, one of the National Institutes of Health, as Associate Director for Translational Biomedicine beginning March 6th. (nih.gov)
  • ImmunoSite will monitor immune system function in patients enrolled in clinical trials of these new and promising drugs at UPCI, accelerating the drug development process and making new agents more readily available to patients. (upmc.com)
  • Through scholarship funds and innovative programs for medical students and burgeoning scientists, donors can support the next generation. (uofmhealth.org)
  • Since her freshman year as a bioengineering student at the Jacobs School of Engineering, where she received the prestigious Jacobs Scholarship, Krishnan has been involved with undergraduate research in the lab of Weg M. Ongkeko, an associate professor in the Division of Head and Neck Surgery in the Department of Surgery at UC San Diego School of Medicine. (ucsd.edu)
  • He also served as the Director of Pulmonary and Critical Care at Indiana University for twelve years before becoming the Executive Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs at the University's School of Medicine. (nih.gov)
  • We don't fully understand the disease process of chronic rhinosinusitis, a condition diagnosed in more than 30 million Americans annually," says Dr. Luong, an associate professor and research director in the department of Otorhinolaryngology who also directs a laboratory at the Brown Foundation Institute of Molecular Medicine for the Prevention of Human Diseases. (uth.edu)
  • For the first time I understood the possibility of a medical career that combines clinical medicine and basic science research in a distinctive way. (uth.edu)
  • By bringing together these two worlds, translational medicine is born. (uth.edu)
  • One study, conducted by researchers at the McGovern Medical School and Baylor College of Medicine, demonstrated for the first time the functional importance of innate lymphoid cells in type 2-mediated inflammatory disease in humans (1). (uth.edu)
  • Since the Del Monte Neuromedicine Institute will focus primarily on bringing laboratory breakthroughs to everyday patient care, neuroscientists working in translational medicine will be relocated together into the current Medical Research Building Extension (MRBX). (bio-medicine.org)
  • Those gifts can come from patients and their families, from U-M faculty, staff and alumni, and from families, philanthropists and businesses that believe in the Health System's ability to create the future of medicine through discovery. (uofmhealth.org)
  • Medicine Needs Victors: A video featuring many UMHS patients, and medical & science professionals, who together embody what makes the U-M Health System so unique. (uofmhealth.org)
  • UMHS campaign co-chair and major U-M donor A. Alfred Taubman says, "By investing in research and supporting the people who can push the boundaries of medicine, we will save lives. (uofmhealth.org)
  • He sees the big picture that unites research and education with great clinical care to advance the field of medicine. (epicos.com)
  • He compared the run - and his preparation for it - to the practice of medicine, noting that the real point to all of the many years of schooling and preparation for a cardiovascular career is to be "sufficiently masterful that we can concentrate on the human connections we make with our colleagues and patients. (acc.org)
  • He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in internal medicine, cardiovascular diseases, critical care medicine and geriatric medicine. (acc.org)
  • Some of these top ranked medical universities include University of California San Francisco, UC San Diego, School of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, and Stanford School of Medicine. (spie.org)
  • UC San Diego Health Sciences International is another strong research contributor and encompasses the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, UC San Diego Health - the system of patient services provided at UC San Diego Medical Center, Jacobs Medical Center, Moores Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, and other primary and specialty practices located throughout San Diego, California. (spie.org)
  • Translational research - often used interchangeably with translational medicine or translational science - is a highly interdisciplinary field, the primary goal of which is to coalesce assets of various natures within the individual pillars in order to improve the global healthcare system significantly. (wikipedia.org)
  • Translational research is defined by the European Society for Translational Medicine (EUSTM) as an interdisciplinary branch of the biomedical field supported by three main pillars: bench-side, bedside and community. (wikipedia.org)
  • In medicine, translational research is increasingly a separate research field. (wikipedia.org)
  • Over sixty years ago, the faculty at Yale School of Medicine pioneered the modern concepts of chemotherapy by administering the very first anticancer agent, nitrogen mustard, to a patient with cancer. (wikipedia.org)
  • At Yale Cancer Center, science and medicine converge as the latest research is applied directly to patient care. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dr. Matushansky is currently Assistant Professor of Medicine at the New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in Manhattan. (sarcomahelp.org)
  • Dr. Matushansky performed his Internal Medicine training at New York Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell Medical Center. (sarcomahelp.org)
  • Carol Moss Carol L. Moss has been appointed vice president for medical development and vice dean for external affairs at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. (case.edu)
  • That's what Eric Brandt, student at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, set out to uncover with his research on trans fat. (case.edu)
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine announced a new program called Family First in which they will adopt nine families and care for multiple generations in a family unit. (case.edu)
  • Over the past decade, advances in cancer treatment offering better control of systemic disease have increasingly led to patients living longer following a diagnosis of metastatic disease,' said Christine Tsien , MD, a radiation oncologist at Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine. (prnewswire.com)
  • Over the past several decades, research supported by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has yielded significant advances across all fields of medicine. (aad.org)
  • To learn more about the specialty of family medicine, the AAFP's positions on issues and clinical care, and for downloadable multi-media highlighting family medicine, visit www.aafp.org/media. (aapmr.org)
  • A cardiovascular division in the Department of Medicine in Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University Medical Center in St. Louis, Missouri. (dmoztools.net)
  • Dec. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Increasing use of a potentially life-saving treatment for metastatic cancer is leaving too many vulnerable patients behind, according to a new study from Yale Cancer Center/Smilow Cancer Hospital published in JNCCN - Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network . (prnewswire.com)
  • WASHINGTON, April 17, 2017 - As the world's leading organizations representing clinicians, laboratory researchers, and physician-scientists committed to improving patient care, we support the March for Science and its nonpartisan call for the appreciation of scientific evidence, education, and investment. (aad.org)
  • Dr. Martin received his M.D. from the University of Minnesota in 1974, and completed his pulmonary and critical care training at Mayo Clinic in1979. (nih.gov)
  • Following completion of his research training in the Pulmonary Branch at the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, he joined the staff of Mayo Clinic as a clinician-investigator in 1981. (nih.gov)
  • The new lung program will be led by world-renowned physician-researchers, Scott Scheinin, M.D., F.A.C.S., and Harish Seethamraju, M.D., who bring nearly five decades of combined experience in advanced, end-stage pulmonary care and transplantation. (prnewswire.com)
  • The two doctors came to Montefiore to open a world-class lung transplant and pulmonary failure facility to treat patients with conditions such as emphysema, pulmonary fibrosis, cystic fibrosis and rheumatologic diseases (which affect your joints and muscles). (prnewswire.com)
  • Medical information made available on UPMC.com is not intended to be used as a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. (upmc.com)
  • ROCHESTER, N.Y., May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A multi-million dollar gift from one of Rochester's hometown entrepreneurs promises to launch the University of Rochester Medical Center's (URMC) neuromedicine program into a nationally recognized, comprehensive center for investigating and treating neurological conditions such as Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, muscular dystrophy, stroke, and trauma to the brain and spinal cord. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Clinical trials and research studies are available for appropriate patients with early or late-stage diseases who are under the care of the Center's oncology staff. (wikipedia.org)
  • Site provides information about the center's research, people, and facilities. (dmoztools.net)
  • The faces - and stories - of these extraordinary people show why the University of Michigan Health System has earned its national reputation for excellent patient care, research and education. (uofmhealth.org)
  • More than 46,000 donors have already contributed to the Health System's Victors for Michigan campaign to support medical research, patient care and medical education. (uofmhealth.org)
  • Dr. Tomaselli will work with students and faculty to build efforts now underway to transform medical and scientific education. (epicos.com)
  • It is defined for school based education by the Education Futures Collaboration (www.meshguides.org) as research which translates concepts to classroom practice Examples of translational research are commonly found in education subject association journals and in the MESHGuides which have been designed for this purpose. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2014, the Israeli Council for Higher Education (CHE) commissioned an international panel of outstanding educators to prepare an ad hoc report reviewing the four established medical schools in Israel. (springer.com)
  • The report described the strengths, weaknesses and challenges facing medical education in Israel with a focus on three specific areas: workforce planning, the structure of the curriculum and the financing of medical education. (springer.com)
  • an absence of methodologies for evaluating innovations in medical education and a lack of transparency in funds flow. (springer.com)
  • However, there are also important differences, one of the most important being an absence in Israel of students' hands-on responsibility for their patients until year six of their undergraduate medical education. (springer.com)
  • The presence of a small number of medical schools with common funding and geographic proximity, in a relative sense, provides the Israeli medical schools with a unique opportunity to evaluate innovations in medical education and to set a high bar for inter-school collaboration and cooperation. (springer.com)
  • In 2014 the Israeli Council for Higher Education (CHE) commissioned an ad hoc committee composed of internationally respected physician-educators (four from the U.S., two from the U.K. and two from Israel) to provide an external review of Israel's four established and accredited medical schools. (springer.com)
  • and the financing of medical education. (springer.com)
  • A global community of 32,000 medical doctors, we protect sight and empower lives by setting the standards for ophthalmic education and advocating for our patients and the public. (aapmr.org)
  • Information includes department research, publications, presentations and exhibits, along with details on its people and education programs. (dmoztools.net)
  • Roswell Park Endocrinology Clinic provides comprehensive diagnostic and treatment services to patients with benign and malignant endocrine tumors and conditions affecting the endocrine system. (roswellpark.org)
  • The Ernest J. Del Monte Neuromedicine Institute will focus initially on four major programs already well-established at the Medical Center: Alzheimer's disease, stroke, spinal cord and brain injuries, and brain tumors. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Dr. Matushansky cares for patients with solid tumors with an emphasis on sarcomas. (sarcomahelp.org)
  • The autonomic disorders group conducts research focused on dysautonomias associated with pain such as functional abdominal pain, irritable bowel syndrome, interstitial cystitis, postural tachycardia syndrome, fibromyalgia, and cyclic vomiting syndrome. (mcw.edu)
  • The Translational Pain Research Program conducts leading edge clinical research across the spectrum of acute, peri-operative, and chronic pain conditions. (rochester.edu)
  • The program draws on the resources of the university to conduct investigator- initiated research designed to address key roadblocks to the development of new pain relievers and conducts Phase I - IV clinical studies in collaboration with industry partners. (rochester.edu)
  • We hope patients, their families, and everyone committed to advancing health care will join us in celebrating the value of scientific evidence in our everyday lives. (aad.org)
  • Organization of professionals trained to help patients and families cope with the emotional, psychological and social stresses caused by cancer and its treatment. (dmoztools.net)
  • The staff RN is a professional caregiver who assumes responsibility and accountability for a group of patients for a designated time frame and provides care to these patients via the nursing process and other input from the healthcare team members. (americasjobexchange.com)
  • Case Western Reserve University's proposed student-run Saturday Free Clinic, slated to open in 2011 for Cleveland's underserved population, will provide the training grounds for future doctors and nurses to learn to work as healthcare partners for the patient. (case.edu)
  • He is dedicated to finding ways to improve the care of patients as well as their overall healthcare experience. (stanford.edu)
  • The primary outcome will be assessed through two methods, a telephone interview of an informal caregiver and electronic medical record data captured from each healthcare system through a regional health information exchange. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • We rely on evidence from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) to address patient safety, quality of care, efficiency, and access in our health care system. (aad.org)
  • Stanford Health Care provides comprehensive care and treatment for neurological conditions. (stanford.edu)
  • We're taking our laboratory discoveries all the way through to patient care. (uth.edu)
  • The fundraising effort will have a profound impact on the care of seriously ill or injured children and adults, on medical discoveries made by scientific teams, on the careers of current and future doctors and medical scientists, and on UMHS facilities where care, discovery and learning happen. (uofmhealth.org)
  • Donors can fuel the most promising ideas and help drive discoveries from laboratory bench to patient bedside more quickly. (uofmhealth.org)
  • The medical milestones and scientific discoveries achieved during my career had their genesis at Einstein. (epicos.com)
  • One is the process of applying discoveries generated during research in the laboratory, and in preclinical studies, to the development of trials and studies in humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • Critics of translational research point to examples of important drugs that arose from fortuitous discoveries in the course of basic research such as penicillin and benzodiazepines, and the importance of basic research in improving our understanding of basic biological facts (e.g. the function and structure of DNA) that go on to transform applied medical research. (wikipedia.org)
  • We are fortunate to have excellent facilities and the most technologically advanced equipment in the world to help us treat neurological diseases for both adult and pediatric patients. (stanford.edu)
  • Association of institutes dedicated to research in pediatric oncology. (dmoztools.net)
  • The Infectious Diseases Service works closely with other medical oncology departments at Roswell Park to reduce the risks of epidemic, endemic, and hospital-acquired infections for Roswell Park's patient population and health care workers. (roswellpark.org)
  • ImmunoSite provides UPCI with a tremendous opportunity to quickly and cost effectively understand the influence of vaccines, small molecules or other promising drugs in modulating the patients immune system to combat cancer or other diseases, said Ronald B. Herberman, M.D., director of UPCI. (upmc.com)
  • An innovative three-year PharmD program designed for the expanding pharmacist role in patient care. (mcw.edu)
  • DISCOVER is a new program designed to support teams of researchers focused on integrating environmental health research with patient-oriented and population-based studies. (nih.gov)
  • Developing a more integrated program in environmental research, where we have more researchers trained and involved in this field, will allow us to more rapidly disseminate and translate research findings so they can improve the health of the patient," Dr. Martin said. (nih.gov)
  • Adding the lung program means patients can now receive all five leading types of transplant procedures: liver, kidney, heart, pancreas, and lung. (prnewswire.com)
  • Montefiore's lung transplant program will be available to both children and adult patients. (prnewswire.com)
  • For her master's program, Krishnan will pursue basic science research in biochemistry under the supervision of Nobel Prize-winning biologist Venki Ramakrishnan. (ucsd.edu)
  • Case Western Reserve University's imaging research program has received a regional economic development prize for supporting the creation of the medical imaging business cluster in Northeast Ohio. (case.edu)
  • Research to improve health care for neurological illness is a major mission of the Department of Neurology, which maintains a wide range of basic and clinical research programs. (mcw.edu)
  • The opportunities to advance health care have never been greater and few institutions are as well-positioned as we are to take the lead. (uofmhealth.org)
  • and of the new resources we have developed to promote patient engagement, and to make life easier for the health care team. (acc.org)
  • Research supported by the agency has prevented the spread of infections in hospitals and improved access to health care for patients in rural areas. (aad.org)
  • For information about health care, health conditions and wellness, please visit the AAFP's award-winning consumer website, www.familydoctor.org (www.familydoctor.org). (aapmr.org)
  • Eventually, all four floors in the 200,000-square-foot facility may house a large portion of the basic science, teaching and translational research neuromedicine programs. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Philanthropic gifts that provide sustained funding for innovative ideas, people and programs make all the difference to our future," says Ora Pescovitz, M.D., executive vice president for medical affairs. (uofmhealth.org)
  • Provides information about the types of examinations, scheduling information, educational programs, descriptions of new procedures, research projects and information for radiology residents. (dmoztools.net)
  • The current study examined the medical records of 16 adult patients, ages 23 to 61, who died between 2009 and 2014 while infected with H1N1. (eurekalert.org)
  • A clinical trial is a study designed to evaluate a promising new medical treatment. (roswellpark.org)
  • It includes research done to evaluate new ways to prevent and diagnose and/or treat cancer. (roswellpark.org)
  • This pragmatic trial will engage a diverse population from multiple memory care practices to evaluate the adherence to and tolerability of ChEIs in a real world setting. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • He has provided invaluable support and guidance to conduct scientific research in his laboratory, and he always encourages his students to strive for their highest potential. (ucsd.edu)
  • These certifications recognize our hospitals as having state-of-the-art equipment, infrastructure, staffing and training to diagnose and treat patients with the most severe and complex cases. (stanford.edu)
  • It is comprised of 11 hospitals, including the Children's Hospital at Montefiore, Burke Rehabilitation Hospital and close to 200 outpatient care sites. (prnewswire.com)
  • Cron and Grom have published articles linking clinical signs of rHLH to patients with hemorrhagic fever and systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis (an inflammatory condition in which the body thinks it has an infection and attacks vital organs and joints). (eurekalert.org)
  • Montefiore Health System is one of New York's premier academic health systems and is a recognized leader in providing exceptional quality and personalized, accountable care to approximately three million people in communities across the Bronx , Westchester and the Hudson Valley. (prnewswire.com)
  • Dr. Tomaselli succeeds Allen M. Spiegel, M.D., who has served as dean since 2006 and led a significant rise in NIH funding and the integration of Einstein and Montefiore, deepening the research, educational and clinical alignment. (epicos.com)