The Injury Prevention Research Center at Emory University, along with Grady Memorial Hospital and collaborators at the University of Michigan, have been awarded a five-year project for almost $4 million to study motor vehicle crashes in the metro-Atlanta area that result in injuries treated at Grady.
Lifestyle diabetes prevention interventions more efficacious than drugs in the long-term, study finds
In the long-term, lifestyle modification is better at preventing diabetes among high-risk individuals than medications, according to researchers from the Emory University School of Medicine and Rollins School of Public Health.
Omar Lattouf, Emory University School of Medicine, has been named medical director of the new cardiothoracic surgical partnership established between Navicent Health in Macon and Emory Healthcare.
Emory/CHOA researchers will examine whether microgravity can enhance the ability of induced pluripotent stem cells to turn into cardiac muscle cells, with help from the International Space Station.
An Emory outpatient dialysis center has treated patients who traveled to Atlanta after being displaced by Hurricane Maria in the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Emory geneticists have been studying a modification of DNA that is not well understood in animals: methylation of the DNA letter A (adenine). It appears more in the mouse brain under conditions of stress, and may have a role in neuropsychiatric disorders.
Stem cell researchers at Emory University School of Medicine have made an advance toward having a long-lasting "repair caulk" for blood vessels. The research could form the basis of a treatment for peripheral artery disease, derived from a patient's own cells.
Lucky Jain, MD, MBA, has been named chair of the Department of Pediatrics at Emory University School of Medicine; chief academic officer of Children's Healthcare of Atlanta; and executive director of Emory + Children's Pediatric Institute.
USAID has awarded Emory University a four-year, $4.5 million grant to establish the profession of physical therapy in the country of Georgia.
The Académie des Sciences of the Institut de France and the Royal Society of London each has elected Max Cooper, PhD, as a Foreign Member.
Winship Cancer Institute at Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital has expanded surgical options for pancreatic cancer patients with the recent addition of minimally invasive robotic surgery.
Yerkes scientists have identified an additional part of the HIV reservoir, immune cells that survive and harbor the virus despite long-term treatment with antiviral drugs.
More than 3,400 runners and walkers participated in the 7th annual Winship Win the Fight 5K which is on pace to raise a record $1 million for cancer research at Winship.
The National Academy of Medicine (NAM) has elected Allan I. Levey, MD, PhD, and Robert F. Breiman, MD, to its 2017 class of leading health scientists and international members.
Emory University's Rollins School of Public Health, the National Academy of Medicine (NAM), and the Association of Schools and Programs for Public Health (ASPPH) are co-hosting a free global health symposium titled, Learning from Ebola and the Future U.S. Role in Global Health.
Emory University¿s Rollins School of Public Health, the National Academy of Medicine (NAM), and the Association of Schools and Programs for Public Health (ASPPH) are co-hosting a free global health symposium titled, Learning from Ebola and the Future U.S. Role in Global Health.
An Emory-cultivated program focused on teaching doctors and medical students to be more humanistic and compassionate at the bedside has now become part of the curriculum at 30 U.S. and Canadian medical schools.
The Cancer Research Institute has selected Rafi Ahmed, PhD, to receive the 2017 William B. Coley Award for Distinguished Research in Basic Immunology.
The Association of American Medical Colleges has selected Emory University as one of six winners nationally in its 2017 research program awards, recognizing exceptional initiatives that enhance rigor and reproducibility or research sharing in biomedical research.
The Woodruff Health Sciences Center (WHSC) has announced the 11 proposals selected for funding in the third cycle of Synergy Awards.