2010 News Releases

December
Eating Fried Fish Likely Factor in Strokes, Study Finds (12.22.2010)
New Labeling Method Expands Ability to Read DNA Modification (12.13.2010)
NIH-Led Study in Asthma Patients Shows 2009 H1N1 Vaccine Safe and Effective (12.13.2010)
Predictive Health Symposium Links Environment and Health (12.10.2010)
Biomedical Informatics is New Emory PhD Option (12.8.2010)
Are Depressed People Too Clean? (12.7.2010)
International Biosafety Workshop Hosted by Emory and American Biological Safety Association (12.6.2010)
'Shotgun' Method Allows Scientists to Dissect Cells' Sugar Coatings (12.6.2010)
Inconsistent Dosing Directions and Measuring Devices Found in Over-the-Counter Liquid Children's Medicines (12.1.2010)
Winship Cancer Institute Announces Medical Director for Clinical Trials (12.1.2010)
November
Emory to Host World's Largest Display of The AIDS Memorial Quilt Dec. 1 (12.1.2010)
New Building is Milestone for Emory's Rollins School of Public Health (11.30.2010)
School of Medicine Dean Named Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Board Chair (11.30.2010)
Stroke Care at Grady Expands with Six New Emory School of Medicine Physician Faculty (11.30.2010)
Epilepsy Drugs May Not Affect IQ of Breastfed Babies, Study Says (11.29.2010)
Holidays and Family Celebrations Come Just in Time for Milestone Lung Transplant Patient (11.21.2010)
National Cancer Institute Recognizes Winship Oncologist with Team Leadership Award (11.19.2010)
Structure of Lassa Virus Protein Reveals Viral Thievery (11.18.2010)
Start Strong Atlanta Launches Innovative Social Networking Site to Prevent and End Teen Dating Abuse (11.18.2010)
Health Sciences Communications Names New Assistant Vice President, Executive Director of Media Relations (11.17.2010)
Health Literacy Impacts Chance of Heart Failure Hospitalization, Study Says (11.17.2010)
Pneumonia Vaccine Expert Receives Top Science Award from Royal Society of South Africa (11.17.2010)
Infant Estrogen Levels Tracked Through Diaper Research (11.16.2010)
NFL Veteran Brings Attention and Funding to Brain Tumor Research (11.16.2010)
Emory Eye Center Residency Program Director Awarded Prestigious Teaching Award (11.16.2010)
Microneedle Flu Immunization: NIH Awards $10 Million to Advance Technology for Painless, Self-Administration of Vaccine (11.15.2010)
Three Emory Nursing Leaders Named 2010 American Academy of Nursing Fellows (11.15.2010)
Poor Sleep Quality Increases Inflammation, Community Study Finds (11.15.2010)
Presidential Commission on Bioethics to Meet at Emory (11.12.2010)
Yerkes Researchers Present at 40th Annual Society for Neuroscience Conference (11.12.2010)
Minimally Invasive Brain Tumor Removal, High-Tech Equipment, and Special Facility Benefit Patients (11.11.2010)
At Emory Healthcare, Breast Cancer Awareness is Year-Round Effort (11.11.2010)
NASA awards Emory, MCG $7.6 million for space radiation research (11.8.2010)
Emory University and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Co-Host Luncheon on Children's Health Issues (11.5.2010)
Moderating the effects of obesity on liver cancer progression (11.5.2010)
Function Revealed for Gene with Many Links to Psychiatric Diseases (11.5.2010)
Off-Label Use of Hemophilia Drug Leads to Higher Incidences of Arterial Blood Clots (11.4.2010)
Genetic Deletion Discovered as Risk Factor for Autism and Schizophrenia (11.4.2010)
Home-Based Mindfulness Treatment Curbs Depression in Adults With Epilepsy (11.1.2010)
Emory Public Health Expert Elected President of Infectious Diseases Society of America (11.1.2010)
October
March of Dimes Honors Four Emory Nursing Professionals as Nurses of the Year (11.30.2010)
Emory University Hospital Named Consumer Choice Winner for 13th Straight Year (11.5.2010)
IANPHI International Meeting to Include 50 Global Public Health Institute Directors (10.29.2010)
Rollins Foundation Establishes R. Randall Rollins Chair in Oncology at Emory School of Medicine (10.27.2010)
New Nanoparticle Research Targets Head and Neck, Pancreatic Cancers (10.25.2010)
Fund to Fight Leukemia Established at Winship Cancer Institute (10.19.2010)
Meditation Study to Reveal Power of the Mind in Response to Stress (10.18.2010)
Emory Healthcare Honored for Employee Influenza Vaccination Program (10.15.2010)
Marcus Autism Center Appoints First Chief (10.13.2010)
Selective Strategy Could Lead to New Approaches Against Schizophrenia (10.11.2010)
Institute of Medicine Elects School of Medicine Research Dean, Pharmacology Chair (10.11.2010)
"SpectroPen" Could Aid Surgeons in Detecting Edges of Tumors (10.11.2010)
Predictive Health Shows Promise for Changing U.S. Health Care Delivery (10.8.2010)
The Emory Clinic Expands Neuro Care and Community Presence (10.7.2010)
Research Funding at Emory Increases 10.5 Percent, Exceeds $535 Million (10.6.2010)
New Doctoral Program in Cancer Biology Links Winship With Graduate School (10.5.2010)
Emory Joins National Institute on Drug Abuse Clinical Trials Network (10.5.2010)
Winship Cancer Institute Names Director of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics (10.5.2010)
Emory University Hospital Earns System's Third Beacon Award for Nursing Excellence (10.4.2010)
Atherosclerosis Nanotoolbox: NIH Awards $14.6M for Translational Cardiovascular Nanomedicine Center (10.4.2010)
Emory Chancellor to Participate in Capitol Hill Health Summit (10.2.2010)
Study Finds Depression and Inactivity May Lead to Higher Unemployment for Dialysis Patients (10.1.2010)
September
Expert Care and Top Technology Offered to Patients with Digestive Disorders (09.30.2010)
Testing African Couples for HIV is Cost-Effective Prevention Strategy (09.30.2010)
New Medical Director of Neurosciences ICU Named at Emory University Hospital Midtown (09.30.2010)
NIH Grants Emory $6.6 Million to Lead Udall Parkinson's Disease Research Center (09.29.2010)
Study Uses Virtual Reality Therapy for Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans with PTSD (09.28.2010)
Emory Nursing Researcher Named Outstanding Nurse Scientist (09.28.2010)
International AIDS Vaccine 2010 Conference Meets in Atlanta This Week (09.28.2010)
Medical Director of Cardiothoracic ICU Named at Emory University Hospital Midtown (09.28.2010)
American College of Medical Genetics Recommends Chromosomal Microarray as New Practice Guideline (09.27.2010)
Promising Results in Groundbreaking Heart Valve Study At Emory (09.24.2010)
Teen Bariatric Surgery: Expert Comments on California Study (09.21.2010)
Partnership Grant Focuses on Workforce Diversity in Women's Health and Reproductive Research (09.21.2010)
Scientists Glimpse Dance of Skeletons Inside Neurons (09.20.2010)
Emory Sleep Center Names New Director (09.20.2010)
Emory Researchers Presenting at Meeting of Universities for Global Health (09.18.2010)
Earlier is Better in Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy for Stroke (09.18.2010)
Gene Limits Learning and Memory in Mice (09.18.2010)
Chronic Diseases a Global Problem Requiring Global Solutions, Emory Researchers Say (09.16.2010)
Social Security Administration Should Overhaul HIV Disability Benefits, IOM Committee Says (09.15.2010)
Emory Healthcare, Georgia Tech Athletics Form Multi-Year Partnership (09.15.2010)
Emory Eye Center Ophthalmologist Honored with Straatsma Award (09.14.2010)
Oncologists Play Key Role in Fight Against Smoking (09.13.2010)
Center for Injury Control Research Studies Focus on Surveillance, Prevention, Treatment (09.10.2010)
Study Finds More Americans Bypassing Their Personal Physician When Immediate Treatment Required (09.7.2010)
Emory Eye Center to Host Inaugural Southeastern Ocular Oncology/Pathology Seminar (09.7.2010)
Cancer Survivor and Race Team Owner Will "Drop the Green Flag" to Start the Emory Healthcare 500 (09.1.2010)
August
Labor Day, Racing, Music and... Cancer Screenings? (08.31.2010)
Emory Healthcare 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Race Names Terry "Mr. 500" Green as Grand Marshal (08.26.2010)
Analysis of Ashkenazi Jewish Genomes Reveals Diversity, History (08.26.2010)
Experimental Treatments for Cocaine Addiction May Prevent Relapse (08.26.2010)
Sandra Dunbar Named Associate Dean at Emory School of Nursing (08.23.2010)
Winship Cancer Institute Participates in National Lung Cancer Trial (08.20.2010)
Society of Nuclear Medicine Recognizes Emory Imaging Scientist (08.19.2010)
Advanced Electron Microscopes at Emory Showcase New Phase-Plate Technology (08.18.2010)
Emory Ranked in Top 20 for Academics, Diversity, Innovation (08.17.2010)
Sociologists Celebrate Civil Rights, Diversity (08.13.2010)
Selected Cells from Blood or Bone Marrow May Provide a Route to Healing Blood Vessels (08.13.2010)
Atlanta Geriatric Consortium Awarded $2 Million To Help Improve Health Outcomes (08.13.2010)
NIH Awards Emory $15.5 Million to Establish Center for Systems Vaccinology (08.12.2010)
Scientists Identify New Drug Strategy Against Fragile X Syndrome (08.10.2010)
Culturally Informed Interventions Show Value for Abused and Suicidal African American Women (08.6.2010)
New Insight into Role of T-Cells in HIV Infections Increases Understanding of Immune System (08.5.2010)
Department of Defense Awards Grant for Lung Cancer Research (08.5.2010)
Emory Healthcare Named Title Sponsor for Atlanta Motor Speedway's Labor Day Weekend NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Event (08.4.2010)
Iron Oxide Nanoparticles Becoming Tools for Brain Tumor Imaging and Treatment (08.2.2010)
July
Emory and Children's Healthcare Pediatrician Named 2010 'Woman of Excellence' (07.29.2010)
National Emergency Advisory Council Reappoints Emory Trauma Surgeon (07.26.2010)
Innovative Treatments for PTSD and Traumatic Brain Injury Presented to Veterans Affairs Committee (07.23.2010)
HIV Components Drive Bone Breakdown, Even without Active Infection (07.23.2010)
Legendary Emory Physician Named Georgia Woman of the Year (07.22.2010)
Disappearing Needles: Vaccine-Delivery Patch with Dissolving Microneedles Eliminates "Sharps" Waste and Improves Protection (07.19.2010)
U.S. News & World Report Ranks Emory Among Nation's Best Hospitals for 2010 (07.15.2010)
HIV/STD Intervention Program Boosts Safe Sex Behaviors Among African American Couples (07.14.2010)
Sleep Medicine Expert Ann Rogers Joins Emory Nursing School Faculty (07.14.2010)
Emory Healthcare Named 2010 One of "Most Wired" Hospital Organizations (07.13.2010)
Emory Eye Center Ophthalmic Technologist Receives Secretariat Award From American Academy Of Ophthalmology (07.13.2010)
High Throughput Array System Enriches Sequencing Ability, Clinical Genetics Testing (07.12.2010)
Emory Eye Center Scientist Elected President of National Research Organization (07.12.2010)
Low Vitamin D Levels Are Risk for Parkinson's Disease, New Evidence Shows (07.12.2010)
Emory Healthcare Acquires Emory Johns Creek Hospital from HCA (07.9.2010)
Winship Cancer Institute Director Re-elected as Radiation Therapy Oncology Group Chair (07.7.2010)
Emory Ethics Center Director Wolpe to Speak at Presidential Bioethics Commission (07.6.2010)
Multicolor Quantum Dots Aid in Cancer Biopsy Diagnosis (07.6.2010)
June
Malignant Brain Tumor Research Taps Genomics Data for Drug Discovery (07.29.2010)
Research to Prevent Blindness Funds Emory Eye Center Research (06.29.2010)
"Jumping Genes" Find New Homes in Humans More Often Than Previously Estimated (06.25.2010)
Emory Neuroscientist Wins Award for Translational Neuroscience (06.25.2010)
Douglas Morris Named Interim Director of The Emory Clinic (06.23.2010)
To Predict Atherosclerosis, Follow the Disturbed Blood Flow (06.23.2010)
NIH Awards Grant to Joint ICGEB-Emory Vaccine Center in New Delhi, India (06.23.2010)
Emory Earns Full Membership in Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (06.23.2010)
Emory Environmentalist Explores Oil Spill's Health Risks at IOM Workshop (06.22.2010)
NIH Awards Grant to Emory Researchers to Study Effects of Stored Red Blood Cells on Transfusions (06.22.2010)
Emory Alzheimer's Disease Research Center Receives NIH Top Status, Funding Renewal (06.21.2010)
Emory Doctors Prominent in Atlanta Magazine's Top List (06.21.2010)
Curbing Domestic Violence Key to Reducing HIV Infection Among South African Women (06.18.2010)
Emory Wesley Woods' Thomas Price Named Practice Change Fellow (06.18.2010)
Seniors Dance to Better Mobility and Quality of Life in Wesley Woods and VA Tango Study (06.17.2010)
Study Sheds Light on a Potential Cause of Insomnia (06.16.2010)
Anti-bleeding Drugs Saves Lives in Trauma Patients, Study Shows (06.16.2010)
Winship Cancer Institute Offers Innovative Spinal Radiosurgery Clinical Trial (06.14.2010)
Emergency Medicine Physicians Receive Leadership Accolades at National Meeting (06.10.2010)
Health Reform Lays Foundation for Preventing Disease, Lowering Costs (06.9.2010)
Responsible Stewardship by Clinicians is Critical to Preventing Antibiotic Resistance (06.8.2010)
Recurrent Prostate Cancer Detected With Use of New Imaging Agent, Study Finds (06.8.2010)
Two Emory Radiologists Inducted as American College of Radiology Fellows (06.7.2010)
Emory Nursing Students Offer Health Care Services to Migrant Farmers in South Georgia (06.4.2010)
Emory Leader to Concentrate on Health Care Innovation; Interim Head Named for Woodruff Health Sciences Center (06.4.2010)
Winship Cancer Institute to hold Celebration of Living for cancer patients and family members (06.3.2010)
New PET/CT Scanner Offers Earlier Tumor Detection and Faster Scans for Cancer Patients (06.3.2010)
Immunologist Max D. Cooper Honored with Robert Koch Award (06.2.2010)
TIA Stroke Prevention Measures in ED Observation Unit Found Comparable to Inpatient Unit (06.2.2010)
Emory Healthcare Attains Gold Level Status for Joint Commission Flu Vaccination Program (06.2.2010)
May
Gene Pattern May Identify Kidney Transplant Recipients Without Need for Lifelong Anti-Rejection Drugs (05.25.2010)
Emory and Saudi Leaders Partner for Public Health Research, Training (05.25.2010)
Wesley Woods Center and DeKalb County Implement Plan Protecting Abused Elderly Citizens (05.25.2010)
Chimpanzees Follow Actions of High-Status Individuals (05.20.2010)
New Genetic Tests, Next-Generation Technology Improve Diagnosis of Congenital Disorders (05.20.2010)
New Vision Needed for Combating and Preventing TB Among Migrants (05.19.2010)
Emory University Hospital Performs 3,000 Bone Marrow Transplants (05.18.2010)
Innovative Transplant Procedure at Emory Opens Door to More Patients in Need (05.17.2010)
Emory Global Health Institute Partners with WHO to Commemorate Smallpox Eradication (05.17.2010)
Action Cycling Bike Ride Benefits AIDS Vaccine Research at Emory Vaccine Center (05.17.2010)
International Consortium Recommends Microarray Testing as New Standard for Pediatric Genetic Diagnosis (05.13.2010)
Economic Growth Is Sparked by Federal Investment in Basic University Research (05.11.2010)
Children with Cataract Removal Benefit from Contact Lens or Intraocular Lens for Visual Acuity (05.11.2010)
Rob Hoover Named Associate Dean of Finance and Administration for Emory School of Nursing (05.11.2010)
Magnetic Stimulation Found to Help as an Antidepressant (05.5.2010)
Expert Care Plus Added Comfort Found at Emory University Hospital Midtown's Neurosciences ICU (05.5.2010)
Emory University Hospital Midtown Nursing Unit Wins Beacon Award for Critical Care Excellence (05.4.2010)
Brain May Use Clot-Busting Drug Naturally as Protection Against Stroke (05.4.2010)
Transplant Drug Two-Year Study Outcomes Show Superior Kidney Function (05.3.2010)
April
Emory Conducting Landmark Study to Treat ALS (04.30.2010)
Michael Ross Named President of Society of Chest Pain Centers (04.30.2010)
Mutant Viruses Reveal New Pathway for Programmed Cell Death (04.28.2010)
Emory Limb Repair and Transplant Surgeon Takes Specialized Care to Vietnam (04.26.2010)
Emory Global Health Institute-China Tobacco Control Partnership Announces Programs of Excellence (04.26.2010)
Emory's 12th Annual RB Picnic Celebrates Lives of Children Who Have Survived Cancer (04.26.2010)
Fuqua Center for Late-Life Depression Celebrates 10 Years of Community Outreach (04.26.2010)
Emory Event Raises Awareness of Sports-Related Traumatic Brain Injury (04.26.2010)
Emory Healthcare Team Receives National Quality Initiative Award (04.22.2010)
New York Philanthropist Gives $5 Million to Emory School of Medicine (04.21.2010)
Higher Amounts of Added Sugars Increase Heart Disease Risk Factors (04.20.2010)
Winship Cancer Institute Announces Inaugural "Kennedy Seed Grant Research Awards" (04.19.2010)
Human Rights Advocate to Deliver Emory Rollins School of Public Health Commencement Address (04.19.2010)
Pete and Ada Lee Correll Named Outstanding Philanthropists (04.19.2010)
U.S. News Ranks Emory's Graduate and Professional Schools (04.15.2010)
Medical Volunteerism Conference Held at Emory University (04.14.2010)
Leading HIV Scientist to Join Emory as Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar (04.13.2010)
Emory Orthopaedics and Spine Hospital Designated as Blue Distinction Center (04.13.2010)
Spinal Tumors Now Treated with Radiation Instead of Scalpels: A Novel Multidisciplinary Approach at Emory (04.13.2010)
Emory, Morehouse School of Medicine Award Grants to Community Organizations for Health Research (04.13.2010)
Emory Surgeons to Staff New Open Heart Program at Southern Regional Medical Center (04.13.2010)
Fragile X Protein Loss Alters Brain Pathways Responsible for Learning and Memory (04.9.2010)
Emory School of Nursing Faculty Member Named Academy of Nurse Practitioners Fellow (04.9.2010)
Global Humanitarian to Deliver Emory School of Nursing Commencement Address (04.8.2010)
Anti-HIV Drugs Inhibit Emerging Virus Linked to Prostate Cancer, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (04.7.2010)
Pediatric Researcher to Address Asthma and Creating Healthier Environment for Children (04.7.2010)
Emory Offers Free Screening During Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week (04.6.2010)
New Investigation Supports Correlation Between XMRV and Prostate Cancer (04.5.2010)
Georgia Ranks 15th in Nation for Domestic Violence (04.5.2010)
Emory Eye Center Researcher Named Charles D. Kelman Innovator's Lecturer at April Meeting (04.5.2010)
Rollins National Public Health Week to "Follow the Road to Health, One Step at a Time" (04.2.2010)
Two Emory OBGYN Doctors Named to Lead the Society for Gynecologic Investigation (04.1.2010)
March
Emory Co-Hosts Medical Volunteerism Conference (04.2.2010)
J. Bradley Randleman Wins First Binkhorst Young Ophthalmologist Award (03.30.2010)
Model of Genetic Epilepsy Shows Which Neurons are Affected (03.26.2010)
Air, Water Pollution Major Cause of Death and Disease in China (03.26.2010)
Chymase Inhibitors Could Enhance Treatment for Damaged Hearts (03.25.2010)
Keith P. Klugman Named President-Elect of International Society for Infectious Diseases (03.25.2010)
Macula Society Presents Young Investigator Award to Timothy Olsen (03.25.2010)
Emory Researcher Named Scholar, Awarded Grant for HIV Prevention (03.24.2010)
High Dietary Phosphate Intake May Promote Skin Cancer Formation (03.23.2010)
Health Experts Available to Comment on New Health Care Legislation (03.23.2010)
Fragile X Research Focus Leads to Testing of Targeted Treatment (03.22.2010)
Avon Breast Center at Grady Memorial Hospital Earns National Accreditation (03.22.2010)
Feedback Loop Explains Inflammatory Effect on Intestinal Lining (03.18.2010)
Medical Students Learn Their Future at Match Day Ceremony (03.18.2010)
Enzyme is Possible New Therapy Target for Head and Neck Cancer (03.17.2010)
Global Development and Health Week Includes Regional Student Competition, Microfinance Symposium (03.16.2010)
Fourth Celebration of Technology and Innovation Recognizes Tech Transfer Success (03.16.2010)
Study Evaluates Costs and Benefits of New Chemotherapy Drugs (03.16.2010)
Blue Ridge Group Report: Social Determinants of Health Key to Improving U.S. Health (03.16.2010)
Rollins School of Public Health Names New Chair of Epidemiology (03.15.2010)
Imaging Fat Layer Around Heart Can Help Predict Disease (03.15.2010)
Emory To Host "Greening Health Care" Conference March 26 (03.15.2010)
Hybrid Revascularization Effective for Left Main Coronary Blockages (03.15.2010)
Late-Stage Melanoma Results in Economic Burden (03.15.2010)
Next-Generation Genetics Sequencing System Elevates Diagnostics Capability (03.12.2010)
Susan Shapiro Named Associate Chief Nursing Officer (03.11.2010)
Emory Breast Center Earns National Accreditation (03.11.2010)
Study Begins on Sexual Risk Behaviors Related to HIV in Black Men (03.11.2010)
Emory Students Come Together to Learn Hospital Destinations (03.11.2010)
Experts Provide Perspective on Neuroimaging and Marketing (03.8.2010)
Emory Sound Science Podcast: A New Look at Old Age (03.5.2010)
Study Shows Norepinephrine Favored over Dopamine for Shock (03.4.2010)
Intestinal Bacteria Drive Obesity and Metabolic Disease in Immune-Altered Mice (03.4.2010)
Transplant Drug Preserves Kidneys, Avoids Toxicity (03.3.2010)
Voice Center, MusiCares Partner for Vocal Health Care for Musicians in Need (03.2.2010)
February
Landmark Clinical Trial Compares Stroke Prevention Procedures (02.26.2010)
Grant Will Support Brain Tumor Diagnosis Tools (02.26.2010)
Winship Cancer Institute Announces New Director of Clinical Trials (02.25.2010)
Emory Healthcare Names Donna Bergeson Chair of Volunteer Advisory Board (02.25.2010)
Emory Healthcare Names 2010 Second Century Award Winners (02.24.2010)
Donald Harvey Elected President of the Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Association (02.22.2010)
Outpatient Pharmacy Planned for The Emory Clinic (02.22.2010)
Metro Area HIV Cases Clustered in Downtown Atlanta (02.19.2010)
Emory Sound Science Podcast: Surgery Without the Steel (02.18.2010)
Immune Activation Gives T Cells Temporary Pass to the "Front Lines" (02.17.2010)
National Science Foundation Gives Emory Biochemist Five-Year CAREER Award (02.17.2010)
Emory Hosts Public Seminar to Address Common Heart Problem (02.16.2010)
Tammie Quest Named Interim Director of New Emory Center for Palliative Care (02.15.2010)
Bacteria-Killing Proteins Cover Blood-Type Blind Spot (02.15.2010)
Ovarian Cancer Patients Benefit from Novel Monoclonal Antibody in Combination with Chemotherapy (02.15.2010)
Emory Heart Transplant Patients Celebrate Gift of Life at 'Heart to Heart' Transplant Reunion Event (02.12.2010)
VA Reappoints Yerkes Director Zola As Senior Research Career Scientist (02.12.2010)
H1N1 International Symposium to Be Hosted by Emory-UGA Influenza Center (02.11.2010)
Start Strong Atlanta Observes Month of Stopping Teen Dating Violence and Abuse (02.11.2010)
Emory University Hospital Midtown earns Commendation from Commission on Cancer (02.9.2010)
Cells Can Read Damaged DNA Without Missing a Beat (02.9.2010)
American Heart Month: Achievements Celebrated at Emory Heart & Vascular Center (02.5.2010)
HPV Vaccine Shows Promising Results in Genital Diseases in Young Women (02.5.2010)
National Cardiovascular Experts Gather to Discuss Women's Health and Research (02.4.2010)
Melatonin Precursor Stimulates Growth Factor Circuits in Brain (02.3.2010)
January
Emory and Virtually Better, Inc. PTSD Experts to Train Armed Services Mental Health Clinicians (01.29.2010)
Emory Medical Students Host Haiti Fundraiser Jan. 29 (01.28.2010)
Third Annual Southeastern Critical Care Summit Hosted by Emory (01.28.2010)
Emory Healthcare Earns State Quality Initiative Awards (01.28.2010)
Immune Memory Formation Seen in Early Stages of Viral Infection (01.28.2010)
Off-pump Bypass Surgery Benefits Reinforced in Landmark Study (01.27.2010)
Telehealth Services Offer Convenient and Quick Access to Heart Care in Georgia (01.27.2010)
Alcohol-Based Cleanser Found Superior to Iodine Formula in Battling Surgical Infections (01.27.2010)
Brain Scientists Extend Map of Fear Memory Formation (01.27.2010)
New Class of Brain-Protecting Drugs Emerging (01.26.2010)
American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer Awards Emory Surgeon (01.26.2010)
Gene Therapy Study Seeks to Improve Brain Function in Alzheimer's Disease (01.25.2010)
Emory Breast Imaging Center Names New Director (01.25.2010)
Conference Focuses on Academic-Industry Partnerships (01.25.2010)
New Group of Compounds Could Help Protect Brain Cells from Stroke or Seizure (01.21.2010)
Emory Will Partner with GlaxoSmithKline on Drug Research for Neglected Tropical Diseases (01.20.2010)
Emory Eye Center Researcher Awarded Senior Scientific Investigator Award (01.20.2010)
Emory Faculty, Staff and Students Sort Medical Supplies for Haiti (01.15.2010)
Emory Medical Students Find Ways to Help Haitian Earthquake Victims (01.15.2010)
Atlanta To Serve as National Epicenter for Promising Phase III Brain Injury Treatment Trial (01.14.2010)
Nursing Conference to Address Substance Addictions and Treatment (01.8.2010)
Pediatric Cancer Survivors at Risk for Chronic Illnesses that May Cause Heart Disease (01.7.2010)

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