Growing up with a father in NASA, Emory assistant professor George Chang dreamed of being an astronaut. He eventually joined the Air Force, but after an injury, had to leave. He's now Clinical Chief of Cardiology at Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital.
Zika Contraception Access Network (Z-CAN) supports 21,000 Puerto Rican women at height of Zika outbreak
A program designed to prevent unintended pregnancies and reduce birth defects during the height of the 2016-17 Zika virus outbreak in Puerto Rico successfully served more than 21,000 women during a 16-month period.
Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital employees recently finished a 6,441 mile walking journey from Atlanta to Bethlehem, during the "Walk to Bethlehem," a national physical and spiritual fitness initiative.
Emory optometrists offer quarterly vision screenings to uninsured people coming to the Clarkston Community Health Center. When one optometrist saw the opportunity to supply the clinic with better equipment, they asked, and Emory Healthcare delivered.
Emory Johns Creek Hospital will host its annual Ladies' Night Out event dedicated to women's wellness on Thursday, February 22 from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
Research leaders from the eight universities in the Georgia Research Alliance have signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the shared use of core research facilities at each of their institutions.
The nine schools that make up Emory University have big plans for the new semester, as they welcome new faculty, debut new courses and host a diverse slate of speakers, programs and conferences.
This semester, public health students will learn research methods by studying water in Atlanta's Piedmont Park -- just one of Emory's many spring courses that challenge students to engage with topics that impact their own lives and those of people around the world.
Monica Farley, MD, professor of medicine and director of the Division of Infectious Diseases at Emory School of Medicine and staff physician at Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center, has been named as the first Jonas A. Shulman Professors in Infectious Diseases
The American Society of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET) has awarded Raymond J. Dingledine, PhD, professor and past chair of the Department of Pharmacology in Emory University School of Medicine, with the 2018 Robert R. Ruffolo Career Achievement Award in Pharmacology.
As one of seven nonhuman primate research centers in the country, Emory's Yerkes National Primate Research Center brings together a diverse group of scientists - from neuroscientists to immunologists - to work on causes, preventions, treatments, and cures for a host of human diseases.
A cellular traffic jam appears to affect neurons in most forms of ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis), researchers at Emory University School of Medicine and Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville have shown.
A new report by the Blue Ridge Academic Health Group (BRAHG) examines and recommends responses to the growing epidemic of clinician burnout, which affects not just doctors but also nurses and other health professionals.
To learn how sooty mangabeys avoid developing AIDS-like disease while being infected by SIV, a Yerkes-led team has sequenced the sooty mangabey genome.
Emory Department of Medicine medical residents are moving ahead in their medical careers after a successful Internal Medicine Fellowship Match.
Two Emory hospitals rang in the New Year with new bundles of joy.
A protein that cancer cells rely on to stave off cell death also helps them regulate DNA repair, researchers at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University (Winship) have discovered.
Emory University Hospital Midtown has teamed up with the HEALing Community Center this holiday season to assist those who are less fortunate.
A class of anti-inflammatory drugs already FDA-approved for rheumatoid arthritis could "purge" the reservoir of infected immune cells in people infected by HIV, according to new research.
The National Science Foundation has awarded a $1.2 million grant over four years to a team of researchers to study the elimination of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection in the United States.