With a shared commitment to improved maintenance of athletes¿ health, Emory Healthcare and the Atlanta Dream have announced an expansion of their current partnership with a designation of Emory as the Official Team Healthcare and Official Sports Medicine Provider.
To underscore the value of financial planning for families dealing with Alzheimer's disease, the Emory Brain Health Center teamed up with Bank of America and U.S. Trust to host a Health and Wealth Symposium in January 2018. The event was presented by the Emory Office of Corporate Relations, which connects leading Emory faculty members with companies seeking to create positive change in the world.
Biomedical engineers have developed a miniature self-sealing model system for studying bleeding and the clotting of wounds. The researchers envision the device as a drug discovery platform and potential diagnostic tool.
Madhav V. Dhodapkar, MBBS, a world-renowned expert in cancer immunology and translational immunotherapy, will join Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University on March 1, 2018, as the director of the new Winship Center for Cancer Immunology.
Three Emory professors are among just 17 researchers around the country to receive Distinguished Investigator grants from the Brain and Behavior Research Foundation, the most of any university.
Georgia Bio has announced the Georgia Clinical & Translational Science Alliance (Georgia CTSA) as a recipient of its 2018 Deal of the Year Award.
The Emory University Alumni Association is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2018 Emory Medal ¿ Emory's highest alumni award. The Medal will be awarded to H. Kenneth Walker, 56OX 58C 63M, 65MR, 70MR, 71MR, and to nursing alumni Crystal Johnson, 00N, Laura Mitchell-Spurlock, 950x 97N, and Jason Slabach, 13N.
A study of insurance claims suggests that families with an established relationship with their primary care doctor are more likely to seek emergency care promptly when a child is experiencing painful symptoms of appendicitis.
Emory Johns Creek Hospital opened a new two-story Clinical Decision Unit and Radiology Observation
Care Unit on January 29.
The Japan Prize Foundation has announced Max D. Cooper, MD, as a laureate of the 2018 Japan Prize.
Emory Saint Joseph's infectious disease physician Mitchell A. Blass, MD discusses symptoms and tips for staying safe this season.
Yerkes scientists have been testing a tactic for controlling dyskinesias In a nonhuman primate model of Parkinson's.
Emory Healthcare was recently presented with five statewide patient safety awards by the Partnership for Health and Accountability (PHA), an affiliate of the Georgia Hospital Association.
Winship has been granted Comprehensive Cancer Center status by the National Cancer Institute (NCI), the highest designation given by the NCI. What does that mean -- for Emory, for patients, for Georgia, for cancer research?
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.