2011 News Releases

December
Emory Hospitals Named to Georgia Hospital Association Honor Rolls (12.27.2011)
Enzyme That Flips Switch on Cells' Sugar Cravings Could Be Anti-Cancer Target (12.22.2011)
Emory Study Uses Radiofrequency Energy to Permanently Lower Blood Pressure (12.22.2011)
Buffalo's Cafe "The Fight Takes Flight" Campaign Donates $40,000 to Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University (12.22.2011)
Fourth Southeastern Mycobacterial Meeting to be Held at Emory Jan. 13-14 (12.20.2011)
Emory Adopts Ingestible Capsule Technology to Diagnose Digestive Disorders (12.20.2011)
Emory's School of Nursing Launches New Health Systems Leadership Degree Program (12.19.2011)
Sunless Tanning Products Can Reduce UV Radiation Exposure (12.19.2011)
Emory Nursing Professor Receives Prestigious Endowed Chair (12.16.2011)
Type 2 Diabetes Patients May Need Increased Daily Intake of Vitamin B12, Study Says (12.16.2011)
Emory Center Receives Grant to Promote Smoke-Free Homes (12.16.2011)
Winship Cancer Institute Receives Grant to Aid Women at High Risk for Breast, Ovarian Cancer (12.16.2011)
Kennedy Gift Supports Alzheimer's Research at Emory (12.16.2011)
Brain Cancer Study Uses Imaging to Gauge Response to Experimental Drug (12.15.2011)
Emory and U.S. CDC Partner to Continue Building Global Public Health Network with $6 Million Grant (12.15.2011)
Emory Neurologist Honored with Two Awards by American Epilepsy Society (12.15.2011)
Department of Defense Grant Boosts PTSD Research (12.13.2011)
"Pep Talk" Can Revive Immune Cells Exhausted by Chronic Viral Infection (12.13.2011)
Stillbirth Causes, Risk Factors Revealed by Collaborative Studies (12.13.2011)
Emory Partners with Hispanic Health Coalition to Improve Health Status of Georgia Latinos (12.12.2011)
Levey to be First Holder of Betty Gage Holland Chair in Neurology (12.12.2011)
Emory Researchers Use iPhone 4 for Remote Assessment of Stroke (12.9.2011)
Transplant Protocol Induces Immune Cells to Switch Sides (12.7.2011)
Pipeline Embolization Device Offers Hope to Patients Formerly Untreatable (12.6.2011)
Surgery versus Chemotherapy or Radiation for Laryngeal Cancer (12.5.2011)
Room Service: Just a Phone Call Away for Inpatients at Emory University Hospital Midtown (12.1.2011)
Emory Researcher Receives NIH Grant to Study HIV-Related Health Disparities (11.30.2011)
November
World's Largest Collegiate Display of AIDS Memorial Quilt Hosted by Emory Dec. 1 (12.1.2011)
Predictive Health Symposium Will Focus on Human Microbiome (11.30.2011)
Thanksgiving Extra Special This Year for Athens Man Who Received 100th Heart Assist Device at Emory (11.22.2011)
March of Dimes Honors Three Emory Nurses for Excellence (11.22.2011)
Education Has a Positive Effect on Cancer Outcomes (11.22.2011)
Study Explores the Connection Between the Brain and the Heart (11.22.2011)
Emory Boards Approve Next Steps in Hospital Bed Tower Project (11.21.2011)
MinuteClinic and Emory Healthcare Announce Clinical Affiliation (11.21.2011)
Emory Leads National Palliative Care Initiative (11.17.2011)
Emory Healthcare and Dedra Cantrell Receive 2011 CHIME Innovator of the Year Award (11.17.2011)
Emory University Hospital First in Southeast to Offer Bronchial Thermoplasty for Severe Asthma Sufferers (11.17.2011)
Emory's Deborah Houry Named to Atlanta Business Chronicle's "40 Under 40" List (11.17.2011)
TB Treatment Could Limit Infection While Reducing Drug Resistance (11.17.2011)
World AIDS Day Bike Ride: 30-Mile Remembrance Ride at Emory, Dec. 1 (11.16.2011)
Garlic Oil Component May Form Treatment to Protect Heart (11.16.2011)
Hormone That Controls Iron Levels May Be Target for Atherosclerosis Treatment (11.16.2011)
Atherosclerotic Plaques' Downstream Spread Linked to Low Shear Stress (11.15.2011)
Two Kinds of Enzymes Work Together to Stamp DNA with "Turned Off" Signal (11.15.2011)
Renowned Emory Cardiologist Receives Highest Honors from the American Heart Association (11.14.2011)
New Study Documents Broad Impact of Emory (11.11.2011)
Depression in Young People Increases Risk of Heart Disease Mortality (11.11.2011)
University-Community Partnership Offers Middle School Choral Students Opera Exposure and Vocal Health Lessons (11.10.2011)
New Study Tests Most Effective Way to Warm Newborns After First Bath (11.8.2011)
Ronald McDonald House Charities Honors Emory Vaccine Leader (11.7.2011)
Transmission of HIV: Scientists Spotlight Virus That Starts Infection (11.7.2011)
Emory Conference Prompts Launch of Global Coalition to Combat Cardio-Metabolic Syndrome (11.3.2011)
Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. to Speak at Emory University on Nov. 9 (11.3.2011)
New Valve Revolutionizes the Treatment of Aortic Stenosis (11.3.2011)
October
Tale of Our Cities: Anti-Terrorism Conference Links Atlanta with International Leaders (11.8.2011)
Patterns of New DNA Letter in Brain Suggest Distinct Function (10.31.2011)
Emory Professor of Surgery Named New Surgeon-in-Chief of Grady Memorial Hospital (10.31.2011)
Pilot Program Aims to Enrich Patient Care (10.26.2011)
International Award Winners Announced by Emory (10.26.2011)
Glycomics Center at Emory Awarded $2.7 Million 'Glue' Grant to Lead Research Partnership (10.26.2011)
"A Family Affair" to Spotlight Music and the Brain (10.21.2011)
FDA Approves Continuation of ALS Stem Cell Trial (10.21.2011)
School-Based Flu Vaccine Clinics Boost Participation Among Adolescents (10.19.2011)
Emory Hosts France-Atlanta 2011 Symposia on Kidney Disease Treatment (10.19.2011)
Emory Ethicist Nominated for World Technology Award (10.19.2011)
Technology Targets Genetic Disorders Linked to X Chromosome (10.18.2011)
Emory Alzheimer's Disease Research Center Presents "Aging Well for People of Color" (10.17.2011)
Muscling Toward a Longer Life: Genetic Aging Pathway Identified in Flies (10.17.2011)
Prolonged Use of Estrogen Leads to Reports of Urinary Incontinence, New Study Shows (10.14.2011)
Two Emory Nursing Faculty Named 2011 American Academy of Nursing Fellows (10.14.2011)
Emory Vaccine Center Partners With Global Initiative to Boost Vaccine Research and Development (10.13.2011)
FDA Grant Launches Atlanta Pediatric Device Consortium (10.12.2011)
Georgia Named an Official Future of Nursing Action Coalition To Ensure High-Quality, Patient-Centered Health Care for All (10.11.2011)
Emory Hosts Global Summit on Cardio-Metabolic Syndrome (10.7.2011)
Battling Infectious Diseases: New Book Tells Inside Stories of Disease Fighters (10.4.2011)
Cell Therapy for Diabetes Neurovascular Complications: NIH $6.1M Grant Funds New Studies (10.4.2011)
Unique Drug/Robotic Therapy Helps Aspiring Young Artist Regain Control of His Life (10.3.2011)
J. Willis Hurst, Renowned Cardiologist, Dies Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011 (10.3.2011)
September
Global Women's Initiative Aims to Advance Women through Influential Leadership (09.30.2011)
Emory Eye Center Researcher Co-editor of New Textbook on Drug Delivery to the Back of the Eye (09.30.2011)
Robots as Rehab Assistants: NSF Emerging Frontiers Award Supports Development of Human-Machine Cooperation (09.28.2011)
Research Funding at Emory University Reaches Nearly $540M in FY11 (09.27.2011)
NIH Awards Blueprint Training Grant in Computational Neuroscience (09.27.2011)
Emory Hospitals Make Leaps in University HealthSystem Consortium National Quality Rankings (09.23.2011)
Emory Hosts International Conference on Transgender Health (09.23.2011)
More Obese Americans Suffering from Diabetes, Study Says (09.23.2011)
Public Health Institute Directors from More Than 50 Nations Gather at IANPHI Meeting in Helsinki, Finland (09.23.2011)
Internal Medicine of Newton Becomes Emory Internal Medicine of Newton (09.22.2011)
University-Industry Partnerships Drive Economic Impact, Improvements in Health Care (09.21.2011)
Transformative NIH Grant to Support Imaging of Lung Cancer During Surgery (09.20.2011)
Service for Dr. Paul Fernhoff, Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2011 (09.20.2011)
Paying for Health Care Hits Lower-Income Households the Hardest, Study Says (09.16.2011)
Clinical Trial Tests Investigational New Drug for Malignant Brain Tumors (09.16.2011)
Emory Again Ranked By U.S. News Among Top National Universities (09.13.2011)
A Ray of Hope for Some Lung Cancer Patients (09.13.2011)
X-ray Protein Probe Leads to Potential Anticancer Tactic (09.12.2011)
Separating a Cancer Prevention Drug from Heart Disease Risk (09.12.2011)
Largest Nationwide HIV Vaccine Clinical Trial Expands to Measure Prevention Effectiveness (09.9.2011)
Study Shows Prevention Programs Could Offer Up to $15 Billion in Medicare Savings (09.8.2011)
The Search for Predictors of Risk for PTSD (09.7.2011)
"Contagion": Emory Experts Available (09.7.2011)
Peace Corps Celebrates 50 Years With a Special Program at Emory (09.7.2011)
Global Fight Against Non-Communicable Diseases Should Take Lessons from HIV/AIDS (09.7.2011)
Emory Neonatologist Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award from Georgia Hospital Association (09.6.2011)
Public Health and Medical Experts on 9/11 Issues Available (09.6.2011)
New HIV Prevention Program Focuses on Gay Male Couples (09.2.2011)
August
Emory Expert Offers Tips for Coping with Life-Threatening Illnesses in New Book (09.1.2011)
Falcons Name Karas New Team Doctor (08.31.2011)
Global Health R&D is Central to Economy, Health in State (08.31.2011)
Genetic Counseling Masters Degree Program Launched at Emory School of Medicine (08.30.2011)
Cause for Racial Disparities in Kidney Failure Explained (08.30.2011)
Brock Family Gifts of $1 Million Support Discovery and Advance Patient Care at Emory University (08.29.2011)
Youth from Low Income Families Have Higher Prevalence of Heart Disease Risk Factors (08.26.2011)
Action Cycling Raises $1M for AIDS Research, Service Organizations with Bike Rides (08.22.2011)
Winship Researcher to Chair Prominent Clinical Trials Committee (08.22.2011)
Winship Cancer Institute and Northside Hospital Receive Breast Cancer Disparities Grant (08.19.2011)
Strengthening Fragile Immune Memories to Fight Chronic infections (08.18.2011)
NIH Blueprint for Neuroscience Selects Emory Team for Drug Discovery in Stroke (08.18.2011)
Gov. Deal Will Proclaim Personalized Medicine Awareness Day, Sept. 1 (08.17.2011)
NIH Selects Emory-Children's Pediatric Research Center as Pediatric Heart Network Core Site for Clinical Research (08.12.2011)
Alternative Hip Replacement Procedure Gaining Popularity (08.10.2011)
Chimpanzees Are Spontaneously Generous After All (08.9.2011)
NIH-Funded Researchers Assess Traumatic Brain Injury Biomarkers for Diagnosis and Treatment (08.3.2011)
Winship Cancer Institute to Hold 5K Run to Support Cancer Research (08.2.2011)
Study Shows Protective Benefits of DHA Taken During Pregnancy (08.1.2011)
Predicting Perilous Plaque in Coronary Arteries Via Fluid Dynamics (08.1.2011)
July
Pediatric Gastroenterology Leader Appointed by Emory School of Medicine and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta (07.29.2011)
Gene gives clues to self-injurious behavior in rare disorder (07.28.2011)
Emory, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Receive $4M Gift from Zeist Foundation (07.28.2011)
U.S. News & World Report Names Three Emory Hospitals Among Nation's "Most Connected" (07.22.2011)
Cellular Stress Can Induce Yeast to Promote Prion Formation (07.22.2011)
American Academy of Sleep Medicine Names Emory Sleep Specialist, Nancy Collop, MD, President (07.21.2011)
Columbus Couple Contributes Major Gift for Parkinson's Research at Emory (07.21.2011)
Pediatric Neurosciences Leader Appointed by Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and Emory School of Medicine (07.21.2011)
U.S. News & World Report Ranks Emory Among Nation's Best Hospitals for 2011 (07.19.2011)
Possible Link Between Obesity and Rare Health Condition (07.19.2011)
NIH Funds Emory-Led Consortium to Advance AIDS Vaccine Research (07.18.2011)
Progesterone Inhibits Growth of Neuroblastoma Cancer Cells (07.13.2011)
Virtual Healthy Break-Up Summit Brings Teens Together from Across the Nation to Promote Safe Dating Relationships (07.13.2011)
Drug Combination Could Block Escape Route for Triple-Negative Breast Cancers (07.13.2011)
Singleton, Twins and then Triplets - All Spontaneous Pregnancies for Marietta Mother (07.12.2011)
Emory Healthcare Partners with American Heart Association for "My Heart. My Life" Program (07.12.2011)
Quick Test Can Predict Immune Response to Flu Shots (07.11.2011)
H1N1 Microneedle Vaccine Protects Better Than Injection (07.11.2011)
Mutant Flies Shed Light on Inherited Intellectual Disability (07.5.2011)
June
Emory Introduces Faster, More Precise Radiation Therapy for Cancer Patients (06.30.2011)
Emory School of Medicine Launches New Biomedical Informatics Department (06.29.2011)
Emory Neuroscientist Receives Lifetime Achievement Award for Drug Dependence Research (06.28.2011)
SIV-resistant monkeys close the gates to viral infection (06.27.2011)
Health Experts Challenge Industry's Front-of-Package Nutrition Labeling (06.24.2011)
Patterns in embryonic cells give hints to function of DNA's "sixth letter" (06.24.2011)
FDA Approves Transplant Drug That Preserves Kidneys, Avoids Toxicity (06.22.2011)
Leading Cancer Researcher Joins Emory University (06.20.2011)
Never-ending Itch Impacts Lives (06.16.2011)
Emory-Children's Pediatric Research Center Awards Grants for Research and Career Development (06.15.2011)
Emory Biochemist Named Pew Scholar in the Biomedical Sciences (06.15.2011)
New Clinical Study for Stroke Rehabilitation Now Offered at Emory (06.15.2011)
The ER a Half-Century Later (06.15.2011)
Construction Begins for New Health Sciences Research Building (06.14.2011)
Emory Emergency Medicine Faculty Honored By Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (06.10.2011)
Fragile X Protein Acts as Toggle Switch in Brain Cells (06.9.2011)
Nobel Laureate Francoise Barré-Sinoussi to Speak at Emory June 16 (06.9.2011)
Hard-to-treat Breast Cancer in African American Women Topic of Winship Town-Hall Gathering (06.8.2011)
National AIDS Burden Highlighted in New Tool (06.7.2011)
New Book Offers Hope and Helpful Advice for Patients with Sickle Cell Disease (06.7.2011)
New Leader for Emory's Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences (06.6.2011)
Wright Caughman Named Head of Emory Health Sciences Center (06.3.2011)
HIV/AIDS at 30: Discovery, Prevention and Treatment (06.2.2011)
Lemonade and Loose Change: Patients Step Up to Support Emory's Metabolic Genetics and Nutrition Program (06.1.2011)
May
Flu Vaccine During Pregnancy May Help Reduce the Risk of Premature Birth (05.31.2011)
Bone Marrow Transplant Survivor to Bike 1,800 Miles for Cancer Research (05.26.2011)
Through a Welcome Back Veterans Grant, Emory and Atlanta Braves to Launch BraveHeart: Welcome Back Veterans Southeast Initiative on Memorial Day (05.26.2011)
Roots May Aid in Fight Against Breast Cancer Metastasis (05.25.2011)
American College of Nurse-Midwives Elects Emory Nursing Professor (05.20.2011)
"Season of a Lifetime" Film Highlights Life with ALS (05.18.2011)
New Shoulder Surgery Successfully Treats Serious Injuries (05.13.2011)
Kidney Donation Kicks Off Life-saving Chain Reaction (05.11.2011)
Beneficial Bacteria Help Repair Intestinal Injury by Inducing Reactive Oxygen Species (05.10.2011)
Action Cycling Ride Benefits AIDS Vaccine Research at Emory Vaccine Center (05.10.2011)
Behavioral Therapy Effective in Treating Urinary Incontinence in Parkinson's Disease (05.10.2011)
New Chief Executive Officer Named at Emory Johns Creek Hospital (05.10.2011)
Predictive Health and Comparative Effectiveness Research: A Successful Union in Academic Medicine (05.6.2011)
Newly Patented Microneedle for Ocular Drug Delivery - Smaller is better! (05.6.2011)
Rear Admiral Ali Khan to Deliver Emory School of Public Health Commencement Address (05.5.2011)
National Academy of Sciences Elects Emory Genetics Leader (05.4.2011)
Exercise Protects the Heart Via Nitric Oxide (05.4.2011)
Media Advisory - Top Health, Education and Youth Experts Convene in Atlanta for Gathering of the Largest National Public Health Initiative to Stop Teen Dating Violence (05.3.2011)
Grandma was Right: Infants Do Wake Up Taller (05.2.2011)
NIH Awards $5.4 Million for Development of Hemorrhagic Fever Vaccines (05.2.2011)
Monkey Memory Mirrors That of Humans (05.2.2011)
April
Pediatric Diabetes Clinical Trial Uses Psoriasis Drug (04.29.2011)
NIH Study Finds Avastin and Lucentis are Equally Effective in Treating Age-Related Macular Degeneration (04.29.2011)
Social Bonding in Prairie Voles Helps Guide Search for Autism Treatments (04.28.2011)
Pediatric Flu Vaccination: Understanding Low Acceptance Rates Could Help Increase Coverage (04.28.2011)
Emory Selects New Anesthesiology Leader (04.28.2011)
Free Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Screenings at Emory - Oral Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week (04.27.2011)
Emory to Host 'Greening Health Care' Conference April 27 (04.25.2011)
Streptococci and E. coli Continue to Put Newborns at Risk for Sepsis (04.25.2011)
Musical Activity May Improve Cognitive Aging (04.20.2011)
EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson Keynotes Children's Health Town Hall at Rollins School of Public Health (04.18.2011)
Nobel Laureate to Speak at Emory's McCormick Lecture (04.18.2011)
Memorial Service Saturday, April 16, 2011 for Shanthi V. Sitaraman, MD, PhD (04.15.2011)
Child Survivors of Eye Cancer to Gather for Emory's 13th Annual RB Picnic on May 7, 2011 (04.14.2011)
Emory PTSD Expert Appointed to Institute of Medicine Committee (04.13.2011)
New Clue Found for Fragile X Syndrome-Epilepsy Link (04.12.2011)
Unique Training Program Shows Significant Improvement in Knowledge of Quality Principles by Healthcare Leaders (04.11.2011)
Emory AIDS Pioneer Honored with National Award (04.7.2011)
Chimpanzees' Contagious Yawning Evidence of Empathy, Not Just Sleepiness, Study Shows (04.6.2011)
Winship Cancer Institute Offers Clinical Trial for Rare Form of Lymphoma (04.5.2011)
Antidepressants Linked to Thicker Arteries (04.4.2011)
Vitamin D Levels Connected to Health of Blood Vessels (04.4.2011)
Measuring Oxidative Stress Can Predict Risk of Atrial Fibrillation (04.4.2011)
March
Emory Hospitals Take Top Spots in First U.S. News & World Report Metro Hospitals Ranking (04.1.2011)
Healthcare Reform in China and the U.S.: Forum Examines Similarities, Differences and Challenges (03.31.2011)
Hand and Vascularized Composite Transplant Experts Convene in Atlanta (03.31.2011)
NIH Awards Emory $4.8 Million to Study Genetics of Crohn's in African Americans (03.29.2011)
Post-Stroke Hand Mentor Trial Now Offered at Emory (03.29.2011)
Rare Hand Transplant Surgery Successfully Performed at Emory University Hospital (03.28.2011)
Pediatric Nanomedicine Center Links Health Care and Engineering (03.28.2011)
Emory Explores New Proton Therapy Facility to Offer Advanced Care to Cancer Patients (03.24.2011)
Emory Healthcare Honors 2011 Second Century Award Recipients (03.24.2011)
Researchers Using Gene Therapy to Treat Parkinson's Disease (03.23.2011)
Echocardiography Lab at Emory University Hospital Midtown Receives Top National Accreditation (03.22.2011)
Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM) Appoints Emory Director as President-Elect (03.21.2011)
Graduating Medical Students Learn Their Future at Match Day at Emory and Across the U.S. (03.17.2011)
March of Dimes Honors Emory Fragile X Researcher With Lifetime Achievement Award (03.16.2011)
Emory Physician Receives AMA Excellence in Medicine Award (03.16.2011)
U.S. News Ranks Emory's Graduate and Professional Schools (03.15.2011)
Emory University's School of Nursing Surpasses $20 Million Fundraising Goal - Campaign Continues (03.14.2011)
Global Health Competition Includes Teams From 13 Universities (03.14.2011)
Emory and Saint Joseph's Announce Formal Partnership (03.11.2011)
EPA Awards Clean Air Research Center Grant to Emory and Georgia Tech (03.10.2011)
Emory Hospitals Named to Georgia Hospital Association Presidential Honor Roll (03.9.2011)
First Robotic Pancreatectomies Performed at Emory University Hospital (03.9.2011)
BJ's Foundation Supports Breast Cancer Research at Emory's Winship Cancer Institute (03.4.2011)
Nature Reviews Cancer Article Traces Possible Role of Damaged DNA in Tumor Development (03.3.2011)
Jekyll & Hyde: Cells' Executioner Can Also Stave off Death (03.2.2011)
Depressing Future for Men? (03.1.2011)
February
Winship Cancer Institute Receives High-Impact Donation for Breast Cancer (02.28.2011)
Technology Transfer Office at Emory University Hosts 5th Annual Celebration of Technology and Innovation (02.28.2011)
Emory University Eye Center to Host Pediatric Congenital Cataract Symposium in New York City March 11, 2011 (02.25.2011)
Virus-Mimicking Nanoparticles Can Stimulate Long Lasting Immunity (02.23.2011)
New Biological Pathway Identified for PTSD (02.23.2011)
Advanced Cryo-Electron Microscopes Unveiled at Emory (02.22.2011)
Treatment for Major Depression in Teens Less Likely for Minorities (02.22.2011)
Georgia Hospital Association Elects Emory Healthcare's John Fox to Board of Trustees (02.21.2011)
Center for Global Safe Water Launches Study to Assess Risks of Fecal Contamination in Low-Income Urban Environments (02.17.2011)
Mitochondria Protein Deterioration May Be Early Step in Parkinson's Disease (02.15.2011)
Emory Completes RAMPART Seizure Medication Study - Residents who opted out of trial may now stop wearing bracelet (02.14.2011)
Clinical Trial for Patients with Atrial Fibrillation Tests Implantable Device in Place of Blood-Thinning Drug (02.14.2011)
Predicting Lifespan Health Conference Focuses on Fetal Programming (02.14.2011)
Emory Eye Center Recipient of Knights Templar Award (02.11.2011)
Emory is a Top Contributor to Drug Discovery, According to New National Study (02.11.2011)
MEDIA OPPORTUNITY - Emory Heart Transplant Patients Celebrate Gift of Life at "Heart to Heart" Transplant Reunion Event (02.11.2011)
Georgia Tech and Emory Startup Apica Cardiovascular Receives $5.1 Million Investment for Improved Heart Surgery System (02.10.2011)
Nanoparticles May Enhance Circulating Tumor Cell Detection (02.10.2011)
Emory Healthcare Honored for Patient Safety Initiatives - Annual Awards Presented by Georgia Hospital Association (02.10.2011)
Emory Surgeons Perform Kidney Transplant on Coach-Player Pair (02.9.2011)
Wake Forest Head Baseball Coach Donates Kidney To Player (02.8.2011)
Emory and Georgia Tech Hit the Hardwoods for Breast Cancer (02.7.2011)
Exploring the Social Brain (02.4.2011)
Start Strong Atlanta Observes Month of Putting a Stop to Teen Dating Violence and Abuse (02.4.2011)
American College of Critical Care Medicine Honors Timothy Buchman as Distinguished Investigator (02.3.2011)
Lampreys Give Clues to Evolution of Immune System (02.2.2011)
January
'Spin to End (AIDS)' Indoor Cycling Event Slated for Feb. 12 (01.27.2011)
Genomics Reveals How Pneumonia Bacteria Evolve to Evade Antibiotics and Vaccines (01.27.2011)
Emory Eye Center to Host 25th Southeastern Vitreoretinal Seminar (SEVR) (01.27.2011)
Emory Neurosurgeon Named President of Southeastern Brain Tumor Foundation (01.26.2011)
Young Athletes and ACL Tears: 3-D MRI Technology Puts Them Back in the Game (01.25.2011)
Cocaine, HIV/AIDS Drug Interactions Probed With $5.7M NIH Grant (01.21.2011)
Children with Severe Asthma Experience Premature Loss of Lung Function During Adolescence (01.18.2011)
Behavior Training Reduces Incontinence In Prostatectomy Patients, Study Shows (01.12.2011)
Pandemic Flu Strain Could Point Way to Universal Vaccine (01.10.2011)
Teens + Sugars = Increased Heart Disease Risk Later in Life? (01.10.2011)
Nobel Laureate Roger Tsien to Speak at McCormick Lecture (01.7.2011)
Viewing Art Activates Brain's Reward Circuits (01.6.2011)
Supplementing Seasonal Flu Vaccine Broadens Immune Protection (01.3.2011)

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