• centers
  • Emphasis is placed on research with applications to a range of cell types, model systems or disease states, as well as research that does not fall within the disease-oriented mission of one of the other NIH institutes or centers. (nih.gov)
  • This PAR is for projects from individual-investigators or small groups to collaborate with the recently-formed NIH Roadmap for Medical Research National Centers for Biomedical Computing (NCBCs). (nih.gov)
  • Served on advisory committees for the United States Department of Health and Human Services, the Surgeon General of the United States, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the Institute of Medicine/National Academy of Sciences. (wikipedia.org)
  • ACOEM affiliated clinics, American Occupational and Environmental Clinics, are government funded through the Agency for Toxic Substances & Disease Registry and a branch of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the National Institute of Occupational Safety & Health. (prweb.com)
  • Through their activities, the Imperial Novorossiya University quickly became one of the centers of the culture of the Ukrainian, Russian, and other peoples dwelling along the northern coast of the Black Sea, and the university began to play an important role in the development of science. (wikipedia.org)
  • Armed Forces In
  • His expertise in the field of postmortem techniques was recognized by honorary appointments as a Scientific Expert for the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology and as a Professorial Lecturer for the Department of Forensic Science at George Washington University. (wikipedia.org)
  • ISBN 978-1497421837 Biography portal Puerto Rico portal United States Army portal List of famous Puerto Ricans List of Puerto Rican military personnel http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/ws/?pid=17909 "DR. ENRIQUE MENDEZ, JR. ARMED FORCES INSTITUTE OF PATHOLOGY ORAL HISTORY PROGRAM" (PDF). (wikipedia.org)
  • Harvard Medica
  • The keynote address on modeling pain in vitro using nociceptor neurons was delivered by Clifford Woolf, MB, BCh, PhD, director of the F.M. Kirby Neurobiology Center and Program in Neurobiology at Boston Children's Hospital and professor of neurology and neurobiology at Harvard Medical School. (nih.gov)
  • Following medical school, he attended Harvard Medical School for training in internal medicine and then joined the faculty. (wikipedia.org)
  • From 1997 through January 2015, he served as Editor-in-Chief of the Harvard Health Publications Division (HHP) of Harvard Medical School, the division responsible for publishing all of the School's health information for the general public-books, newsletters, Internet content and doctors' office information. (wikipedia.org)
  • Currently, Komaroff serves as the Distinguished Simcox-Clifford-Higby Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Senior Physician at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017
  • The Outstanding Scholar Award (2017) Since arriving in 2015, Dr. Casanova has continued his outstanding scholarly productivity, bringing marked recognition to both the medical school and GHS. (wikipedia.org)
  • Frontiers Spotlight Award (2017) Scientists Mikhail Lebedev, Ioan Opris and Manuel Casanova have now published a comprehensive collection of research into brain augmentation, and their efforts have won a major European science research prize-the Frontiers Spotlight Award. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1987
  • Completed in 1987, the Marston Science Library brought together several existing science branch libraries, including the Agriculture Library (founded in 1905), the Physics Library (1909), the Botany Library (1909), the Engineering Library (1912), the Chemistry Library (1923) and the Biology-Geology Library (1947). (wikipedia.org)
  • Hubertus Strughold (1898-1987), a former Nazi physician and physiologist, was brought to the United States after World War II as part of Operation Paperclip. (wikipedia.org)
  • professor
  • He was Associate Professor, Medical Doctorate, Chief of Hygiene Institute of the Waffen-SS, Senior Hygienist at the Reich, SS-Physician, SS and Waffen-SS Colonel. (wikipedia.org)
  • Eventually, if we know better which glycans are present on the cell surface of healthy and disease cells , we can develop better therapies to fight cancer, influenza and many other diseases," said Geert-Jan Boons, UGA Distinguished Professor in Biochemical Sciences and the study's lead author. (phys.org)
  • Our group chemically attached linkers, a method we developed to allow the glycans to be printed and chemically coupled into glass slides, along with other compounds we had prepared that were used as controls/references," said James Paulson, chair and professor of cell and molecular biology at the institute. (phys.org)
  • Associate Professor Julian Rait, OAM, from the University of Melbourne , is the new President of the Australian Medical Association (AMA) Victoria, replacing Dr Lorraine Baker whose 2-year term has come to an end. (mja.com.au)
  • Associate Professor Rait said that the priority for AMA Victoria for the next 2 years will be to provide strong health leadership on behalf of patients and the medical profession. (mja.com.au)
  • Manuel F. Casanova is the SmartState Endowed Chair in Childhood Neurotherapeutics and a professor of Biomedical Sciences at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville. (wikipedia.org)
  • He is a former Gottfried and Gisela Kolb Endowed Chair in Outpatient Psychiatry and a Professor of Anatomical Sciences and Neurobiology at the University of Louisville. (wikipedia.org)
  • After serving as a professor of psychiatry and neurology at the Medical College of Georgia, he subsequently joined the University of Louisville faculty. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dr. Thompson, professor of surgery, said that "the regents were so generous in repairing the damage to the building and restoring the equipment, that we were actually in better shape at the end of the year 1901 than we had been before. (wikipedia.org)
  • After retirement from the government service Brahmachari joined the Carmichael Medical College in Kolkata as Professor of Tropical Diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • He was also the Head of the Department of Biochemistry and Honorary Professor of Biochemistry at the University College of Science, Calcutta. (wikipedia.org)
  • Biomedical Sciences
  • From the School of Biomedical Sciences, Richard Yan, who started at the University as a Chancellor's Scholar and is now in his first year of Medicine, is a previous recipient of the TF Ryan Prize for Anatomy, and the Ian Holmes Medal for Virology. (mja.com.au)
  • 2016
  • Admission to MSTPs is the most competitive of all graduate medical education programs in the country, with only 170 NIH-funded positions available nationwide each year for a total of 1,936 applicants (an 8.8% acceptance rate), as of 2016. (wikipedia.org)
  • and from 2011-December 2016 was the author of a daily newspaper column, Ask Doctor K, that was syndicated by United Media and appeared in over 400 newspapers in North America. (wikipedia.org)
  • Galveston
  • The University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) is a component of the University of Texas System located in Galveston, Texas, United States, about 50 miles (80 km) southeast of Downtown Houston. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2003 UTMB received funding to construct a $150 million Galveston National Biocontainment Laboratory on its campus, one of the few non-military facilities of this level. (wikipedia.org)
  • The location of the Medical Department of the University of Texas was decided between Galveston and Houston in a popular vote in 1881, but its opening was delayed due to the construction of the main university campus in Austin, Texas. (wikipedia.org)
  • The need for medical training in Texas was great: in 1891, 80% of doctors in the state had under a year of formal training in medicine, and so the "Texas Medical College" was formed in Galveston with the idea that it would become the medical department once state funding began. (wikipedia.org)
  • Medicine
  • In 1925, Mrugowsky began his studies of natural sciences and medicine at the University of Halle. (wikipedia.org)
  • Marston was a medical doctor, research scientist and Rhodes Scholar, who previously served as the dean of the University of Mississippi School of Medicine (1961-1965) and the director of the National Institutes of Health (1968-1973). (wikipedia.org)
  • Dr. Danny O. Jacobs, a former Department Chair at Duke University, has been named executive vice president, provost and dean of the School of Medicine at the University of Texas Medical Branch, effective Oct. 1 2012. (wikipedia.org)
  • PGIMER was conceived and planned in 1960 to provide a physical and intellectual milieu for young scientists working in multiple disciplines of medicine, to advance the frontiers of knowledge to render humane service to sick and suffering, and to train medical and paramedical manpower in Chandigarh. (wikipedia.org)
  • Graduates of Medicine (MBBS) / Dental (BDS) / Veterinary (BVSc) / Engineering (BE) or any Postgraduate degree (MA/M.Sc) who have passed with at least 50% marks will be admitted through a national entrance test. (wikipedia.org)
  • Prerequisite for DM is another master's degree such as MD. One has to choose a particular system from the branch in which they did MD. For example: MD General Medicine you can do DM in Nephrology, Cardiology, Endocrinology etc. (wikipedia.org)
  • Under his guidance this Institute did quite well both in the fields of research and manufacture of medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • He was awarded the title of Rai Bahadur and awarded the Kaisar-i-Hind Gold Medal, 1st Class by the Governor General Lord Lytton (1924), In 1934, he was conferred a Knighthood by the British Government (1934) Brahmachari was a nominee for the Nobel Prize in 1929 in the category of physiology and medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Space medicine is the practice of medicine on astronauts in outer space whereas astronautical hygiene is the application of science and technology to the prevention or control of exposure to the hazards that may cause astronaut ill health. (wikipedia.org)
  • He was a co-founder of the Space Medicine Branch of the Aerospace Medical Association in 1950. (wikipedia.org)
  • Several medical products have been developed that are space spinoffs, that is practical applications for the field of medicine arising out of the space program. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, these societies were open for both academics within medicine as well as physicians outside of academia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Two hundred people within the natural sciences and medicine convened for the fourth Scandinavian meeting of natural researchers. (wikipedia.org)
  • But the EPA and the Institute of Medicine, Damp Indoor Spaces Committee, have both identified the technique used by ACOEM to make the key conclusion, as non-acceptable methodology for determining existence or absence of human illness from indoor mold toxin exposure. (prweb.com)
  • 1974
  • The Marston Science Library was named for the seventh president of the University of Florida, Robert Q. Marston, who served from 1974 to 1984. (wikipedia.org)
  • Surgeon General
  • He was appointed tenth Surgeon General of the United States from 1965 to 1969. (wikipedia.org)
  • In April 1957 then-Surgeon General LeRoy Edgar Burney recruited junior officer Stewart to join his staff. (wikipedia.org)
  • Stewart's nomination to be Surgeon General on September 24, 1965 came as a complete surprise. (wikipedia.org)
  • Only weeks earlier, then-Surgeon General Luther Leonidas Terry had appointed him to succeed James Watt as Director of NIH. (wikipedia.org)
  • Soon after Stewart became Surgeon General, for example, PHS took on the high-profile and critical task of certifying the nation's hospitals for compliance with Title 6 of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, prior to the July 1966 implementation of Medicare reimbursement for health services. (wikipedia.org)
  • Major General Enrique Méndez Jr. (born 15 July 1931), was a United States Army officer who was also the first Puerto Rican to hold the positions of Army Deputy Surgeon General, Commander of the Walter Reed Army Medical Center and Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Méndez was named Deputy Surgeon General and remained in that position until 1981 when he was named Commander of Walter Reed Army Medical Center. (wikipedia.org)
  • prominent
  • Other prominent medical schools quickly followed this example and developed explicit MD-PhD training structures. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the 1820s, Van Ness was a member of the prestigious society, Columbian Institute for the Promotion of Arts and Sciences, who counted among their members former presidents Andrew Jackson and John Quincy Adams and many prominent men of the day, including well-known representatives of the military, government service, medical and other professions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Demands for medical specialists have always been high, and Andijan State Medical Institute plays a prominent role in meeting these needs in Uzbekistan. (wikipedia.org)
  • Yurzhenko, A. V. Bogatskiy, V. V. Serdyuk, I. P. Zelinskiy-all prominent specialists in different branches of knowledge. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since then a number of prominent individuals have received a Dr. Nathan Davis Award for outstanding government service. (wikipedia.org)
  • citizens
  • Since MSTP grants are a type of National Research Service Award, students must be nationals (citizens or noncitizens) of the United States or possess a I-151 or I-551 alien registration receipt. (wikipedia.org)
  • However many MSTPs offer non-MSTP grant funded positions, allowing for non-citizens and non-legalized nationals to be accepted into the MD-PhD program at that particular school. (wikipedia.org)
  • The NIH is well positioned to fund the best science in its efforts to improve the length and quality of lives of our citizens while at the same time stimulating the economy. (nih.gov)
  • Biology
  • The division has two components: the Biophysics Branch and the Cell Biology Branch. (nih.gov)
  • On June 8, Dr. Somerman spoke at the annual Skeletal, Craniofacial and Oral Biology Trainee Research Symposium at the University of Connecticut. (nih.gov)
  • School's
  • Dr Callum Umstad has won most of Melbourne Medical School's prizes, for his achievements in rheumatology, ophthalmology and surgery as well has having won the RMH Clinical School Long Case Prize, awarded to a second-year student who demonstrates outstanding ability to effectively communicate and interact with real patients while developing the aptitude of clinical reasoning. (mja.com.au)
  • Taipei
  • pinyin: Guófáng Yīxuéyuàn) is a ROC military affiliated medical school in Taipei, Taiwan. (wikipedia.org)
  • This center was the amalgamation of the Army Medical College, the Wartime Health Personnel Training Center and its 13 branches in Shanghai, China on June 1, 1947, and later, in 1949, moved to Taipei, Taiwan. (wikipedia.org)
  • Russia
  • For example, Dr. Casanova was elected as the inaugural president of the International Consortium of Autism Institutes (ICAI) in a ceremony in Russia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Center
  • Each NIH Institute, Center, and Office has selected specific Challenge Topics within the broad Challenge Areas related to its mission. (nih.gov)
  • Dr. Casanova recently returned from China where he was a keynote speaker at the inauguration of the Center for National Autism Rehabilitation, which will be the largest autism center in China. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is an academic health center with 11,000 employees and a medical school that is the oldest in Texas. (wikipedia.org)
  • UTMB became a member of the Houston-based Texas Medical Center in 2010. (wikipedia.org)
  • 9609 Medical Center Drive, Rm. (cancer.gov)
  • In 1960, he was sent to Tripler Army Medical Center in Hawaii. (wikipedia.org)
  • From the very first years of its existence, the Imperial Novorossiya University became an important center of science and for training the scientific and educational cadres of the northern Black Sea coastal region. (wikipedia.org)
  • subsequently
  • In November 1961 he returned to BSS to head a new Division of Community Health Services devoted to these issues, then from January 1963 through August 1965 worked closely with Medicare architect Wilbur Cohen (the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare (DHEW) Assistant Secretary for Legislation), as an Assistant to Dr. Boisfeuillet Jones, the Special Assistant for Health and Medical Affairs (subsequently renamed the Assistant Secretary for Health). (wikipedia.org)
  • professors
  • Dr Jeremy Clark impressed his professors with his ability to rapidly establish respectful, thoughtful relationships with patients. (mja.com.au)
  • 1956
  • When PHS opened a Heart Disease Control Program under its Bureau of State Services (BSS), Stewart was named chief (October 1954), returning to NIH in July 1956 to lead its Technical Services Branch. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1951
  • The NMA was established in 1951 and is located in Abuja with over 30 branch offices throughout Nigeria. (wikipedia.org)
  • inmates
  • UTMB also has a major contract with the Texas Department of Corrections to provide medical care to inmates at all TDC sites in the eastern portion of Texas. (wikipedia.org)
  • The aeromedical library at Brooks AFB was named after him in 1977, but later renamed because documents from the Nuremberg War Crimes Tribunal linked Strughold to medical experiments in which inmates of the Dachau concentration camp were tortured and killed. (wikipedia.org)
  • school
  • The most recent MSTP grant was awarded to The University of Massachusetts Medical School in 2013. (wikipedia.org)
  • In May and June, the University of California, Los Angeles School of Dentistry celebrated their 50th anniversary with a series of events, and Dr. Somerman was the keynote speaker at a research symposium on June 3. (nih.gov)
  • He is an eye specialist who joined the AMA as a young graduate from Melbourne Medical School in 1982. (mja.com.au)
  • Brahmachari joined the Provincial Medical Service in September 1899 and appointed as a teacher of Pathology and Materia Medica, and physician in the Dacca Medical School in 1901. (wikipedia.org)
  • During his high school years, Méndez befriended a few physicians who would occasionally invite him to go visit hospitals. (wikipedia.org)
  • He enrolled in the medical school of Loyola University in Chicago and earned his MD degree in 1954. (wikipedia.org)
  • He was assigned to the Medical Field Service School as an instructor. (wikipedia.org)
  • Council
  • The National Executive Council (NEC) is the governing body of the NMA and it has full powers to act on its behalf in the period between the Annual Delegates' Meetings and make policy decisions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since the last meeting of the National Advisory Dental and Craniofacial Research Council (NADCRC) in May 2015, NIDCR Director Martha J. Somerman, DDS, PhD, and Acting Deputy Director John Kusiak, PhD, maintained an active schedule of attending research symposia, delivering presentations to stakeholders, and meeting with working groups and other organizations. (nih.gov)
  • It also represents Norway in the International Council for Science (ICSU), the Union Académique Internationale (UAI), the European Science Foundation (ESF) and the All European Academies (ALLEA). (wikipedia.org)
  • graduate
  • The Medical Scientist Training Programs (MSTPs) are MD-PhD training programs that streamline the education towards MD and PhD graduate degrees. (wikipedia.org)
  • Epidemiology
  • Dr. Danielle Daee is a Program Director in the Genomic Epidemiology Branch (GEB) of the Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program (EGRP) in NCI's Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences (DCCPS). (cancer.gov)
  • students
  • 1930-1931 he was the Hochschulgruppenführer (University group leader) of the National Socialist German Students' League branch at the University of Halle. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since 1930, Mrugowsky had been involved in the Nazi ideology, first being the group leader of a local National Socialist German Students' Association then the NSDAP party member (No. 210,049). (wikipedia.org)
  • It has educational, medical research, and training facilities for its students. (wikipedia.org)
  • The institute accepts medical students from other countries for elective training in any of its departments. (wikipedia.org)
  • Presently, there are more than 2,300 students enrolled at the Institute, from all regions of the Republic of Uzbekistan and from parts of Central Asia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Students study in the branches: curative works, medical pedagogics and higher education nursing. (wikipedia.org)
  • study
  • The new study space includes the additions of more general seating, a conference room, and multiple group study rooms. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to the study, published in the journal Science on July 25, the approach could lead to a better understanding of how viruses and bacteria enter cells and development of therapies to fight them. (phys.org)
  • Symmetrical glycans, those whose branches are identical to one another, are easier to synthesize and study. (phys.org)
  • Study period at the Institute is set to be 7 years. (wikipedia.org)
  • This nationwide population-based study utilized data of the National Health Insurance Research Database of Taiwan for the period from 1996 to 2013. (mdpi.com)
  • The study determines the importance of interregional differences of medical-demographic indicators for reforming of health care services. (ozizdrav.ru)
  • local governments
  • UTMB also has similar contracts with local governments needing inmate medical care. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Dr. Nathan Davis Awards are presented annually by the American Medical Association (AMA) and awarded to elected and career public servants in national, state, and local governments for outstanding government service. (wikipedia.org)
  • Importance
  • It was declared as an Institute of National Importance by an Act of Parliament (Sr. No. 51 of 1966) w.e.f. 1 April 1967. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dr. Berzofsky pioneered characterization of B- and T-cell epitopes and their modification to make epitope-enhanced vaccines, discovered the importance of T cell avidity in viral/tumor clearance, pioneered use of defined molecular adjuvants to alter quality of immune responses, advanced mucosal HIV vaccines, discovered NKT cell regulation of tumor immunity, and blocked negative regulation by TGF-beta, IL-13, and regulatory cells to enhance tumor immunity and vaccine efficacy. (cancer.gov)
  • Of more importance, the sick receive no medical treatment and no compensation for devastated lives and financial ruin. (prweb.com)
  • 1833
  • In 1829, he was an alderman of the city of Washington and from 1830 to 1834, Van Ness was the mayor of Washington, D.C. Van Ness was second vice president of the Washington National Monument Society in 1833 and was president of the commissioners of the Washington City Canal in 1834, and president of the branch bank of the United States at Washington, D.C. (wikipedia.org)
  • The city already had societies for specific professions, for instance the Norwegian Medical Society which was founded in 1833. (wikipedia.org)