Oliver Glass, MD, a fellow in geriatric psychiatry at Emory University School of Medicine, has been selected as Senior Deputy Editor of The American Journal of Psychiatry Residents' Journal for 2017-2018.
Emory professor and two-time Paralympian Cassie Mitchell has been nominated as the May 2017 International Paralympic Committee Allianz athlete of the month. The public may vote daily online through June 8.
Emory among first in U.S. and first in GA to use FDA-cleared device to protect patients from stroke risk during TAVR
Emory is among the first in the nation to offer a newly FDA-cleared device to help protect patients from the risk of stroke during transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR).
New allocation system reduces racial/ethnic disparities in kidney transplant for waitlisted patients
A new kidney allocation system implemented in 2014 by the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) led to a narrowing of the disparities in national kidney transplant rates among whites, blacks and Hispanics on the transplant waitlist, according to a new analysis.
Emory University School of Medicine is one of three national sites participating in a Phase 1-2 clinical trial of an experimental vaccine to prevent infection with the chikungunya virus.
Thanks to a collaborative agreement between Emory and Yonsei University in Seoul, South Korea, faculty members from both schools are working together on projects ranging from cancer treatment to biomedical engineering.
EEMS was recognized for EMS Director of the Year Award and EMS Medical Director Award.
Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital cardiothoracic surgeon Douglas Murphy, MD received the E. Napier "Buck" Burson, Jr., MD Physician Award of Distinction, the hospital's highest honor for physician service.
Emory and Yerkes researchers probe the neural circuitry of pair bonding in prairie voles, published in Nature.
The Emory Healthcare Veterans Program has received a grant from the Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF) to identify, train and develop a network of consultants to provide advanced training in prolonged exposure therapy to post-9/11 veterans who suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
Aimed at undergraduates and new graduate students, the Emory Initiative to Maximize Student Development seeks to diversify the STEM workforce through mentoring, seminars and career coaching.
On May 20th, Action Cycling Atlanta hosted its 15th annual AIDS Vaccine 200 (AV200) to benefit AIDS vaccine research at the Emory Vaccine Center. More than 200 cyclists gathered at the Emory School of Medicine to begin the 200-mile ride to the Rock Eagle 4-H center in Eatonton and back to Emory.
The Atlanta Business Chronicle has selected Emory health sciences faculty and staff as winners or finalists in all seven categories in its annual Health Care Heroes Awards competition.
Legendary Atlanta Hawks basketball star Dominique Wilkins will serve as the grand marshal of the 7th annual Winship Cancer Institute "Win the Fight" 5K on Saturday, October 14 on the Emory University campus.
New insight into flamingo posture could be applied to neurological or balance problems, better robotics, orthopedic braces, or artificial limbs, as well provide clarity to a long-standing biological question.
Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University is mourning the loss of an esteemed colleague: H. Jean Khoury died on Monday, May 22, after a year spent battling cancer.
Susan Margulies, PhD, has been named the Wallace H. Coulter Chair of the Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME) at Georgia Tech and Emory University, and a Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar in Injury Biomechanics.
The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases has awarded Emory transplant researchers $12.6 million over five years to investigate improved post-transplant drug regimens for organ transplant recipients.
An international clinical trial, led by Emory, reports excellent outcomes for the world's smallest, leadless pacemaker, the Micra TPS.
Emory's Integrated Core Facilities have announced a commercial agreement with HTG Molecular Diagnostics, Inc., to facilitate Emory researchers' use of HTG's EdgeSeq gene expression assays.