Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Expert Pitch

Public Health Expert Available to Discuss Emergency Preparedness and Response to COVID-19

Mitchel Rosen, PhD, Associate Professor and Director of the Rutgers School of Public Health Center for Public Health Workforce Development, is available to comment on…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Feature

Saving lives through simulation: Ocean engineering doctoral student models volcanic tsunamis

Since he was a graduate student, Sunny has worked under Dr. Juan Horrillo, associate professor in the Department of Ocean Engineering and leader of the…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Feature

AANA’s COVID-19 Resources: Keeping Providers and Patients Safe During Surgery

Park Ridge, Ill. (AANA)—The American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) has compiled resources to help Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) develop strategic steps for managing…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Research Articles

New funding to support male contraception studies

ITHACA, N.Y. – Most birth control options rely on women to manage, but promising Cornell research from the lab of Paula Cohen may be changing the game by…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Research Articles

Zombie scanning enables researchers to rapidly study peptide-receptor interactions on the cell surface

Irvine, Calif. – March 4, 2020 - In the past, biologically-active peptides – small proteins like neurotoxins and hormones that act on cell receptors to…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Research Articles

Coronavirus outbreak trending topics – See the Coronavirus Channel

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Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Research Articles

Can Boxing Improve Quality of Life for People with Parkinson’s Disease?

EMBARGOED UNTIL 4 P.M. ET, WEDNESDAY, MARCH 4, 2020Media Contacts: Renee Tessman, [email protected], (612) 928-6137 Michelle Uher, [email protected],  (612) 928-6120 Can Boxing Improve Quality of…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Research Articles

Study: Smartphone Users with Headache May Use More Medication and Find Less Relief

EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE UNTIL 4 P.M. ET, WEDNESDAY, MARCH 4, 2020Media Contacts:Renee Tessman, [email protected], (612) 928-6137Michelle Uher, [email protected], (612) 928-6120  Study: Smartphone Users with Headache…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Feature

Baylor University Interior Design Team Helps Prepare a Hyperclean Play Space for Children with Compromised Immunity

A Baylor University interior design team is assisting Decon7 Systems — manufacturer of a powerful disinfectant used by the military, first responders and, most recently,…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Feature Expert

Professor works to preserve endangered Ladino language

For Bryan Kirschen, Ladino is more than a language he researches — it’s a living entity with a history. “This language represents a culture, a…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Research Articles

The modern electric grid needs smarter modeling for improving resilience, study finds

Today's smart grid involves components that talk to each other, sending signals over communication networks to keep power flowing smoothly and efficiently. But what happens…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Research Articles

Hold the phone: Smartphone video makes it easier to diagnose epilepsy and psychogenic seizures

It’s difficult to describe something so that others can truly visualize it. Think of a time when you experienced something extraordinary, be it beautiful or…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Announcement

Pathways: The Circadian Rhythms Issue

The National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) and Scholastic, Inc., bring you the third edition of Pathways, a collection of free resources that teaches…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Research Articles

Study reveals rapid sea-level rise along U.S. Atlantic coast in 18th century

During the 18th century, sea levels along a stretch of the Atlantic coast of North America were rising almost as fast as they were during…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Feature Expert

Expert available: MCAT & its use in medical school admissions

In a recent Invited Commentary published in Academic Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center’s Rich Schwartzstein, MD, Director of the Carl J. Shapiro Institute for Education…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Research Articles

Better planning could save millions in health care costs

Nearly 30% of the $3.6 trillion spent on health care costs in the United States is wasted. New research from Michigan State University and Rutgers…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Research Articles

Supercomputer Models Accurately Simulate Tsunamis from Volcanic Events

Researchers at the University of Rhode Island (URI) used San Diego Supercomputer Center’s (SDSC) Comet supercomputer to show that high-performance computer modeling can accurately simulate…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Research Articles

Cleaning products could expose children to dangerous contaminants at child care facilities

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- Toddlers and young children spend much of their day crawling, playing and climbing. For parents and child care providers, that means constant…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Research Articles

Travel history should become routine in medical assessments to slow pandemics’ spread

DALLAS – March 4, 2020 – Integrating travel history information into routine medical assessments could help stem the rapidly widening COVID-19 epidemic, as well as…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Research Articles

AI may help spot newborns at risk for most severe form of blinding disease

An artificial intelligence (AI) device that has been fast-tracked for approval by the Food and Drug Administration may help identify newborns at risk for aggressive…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Announcement

Arnold Ventures Awards $6 Million Grant to Study Replication of Penn Nursing’s Transitional Care Model

Arnold Ventures Awards $6 Million Grant to Study Replication of Penn Nursing’s Transitional Care Model Study Will Evaluate the Effectiveness of TCM in Reducing Rehospitalizations…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Research Articles

Car congestion outweighs scooter scourge on city streets

ITHACA, N.Y. – “Scooter clutter” has been a concern amplified by media reports in urban areas where micromobility has entered the landscape, with large numbers…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Research Articles

A Talented 2D Material Gets a New Gig

Ever since graphene’s discovery in 2004, scientists have looked for ways to put this talented, atomically thin 2D material to work. Thinner than a single…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Policy

Biophysical Society Statement on COVID-19

ROCKVILLE, MD – As concern continues to grow concerning the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, so does the opportunity for misinformation to spread as the public searches…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Announcement

Creator Of The Impossible Burger To Give Keynote Address At AgTech NEXT Summit

ST. LOUIS, MO, March 4, 2020 - The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center today announced that Patrick O. Brown, M.D., Ph.D., CEO and founder of…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Research Articles

Household chemical use linked to child language delays

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Young children from low-income homes whose mothers reported frequent use of toxic chemicals such as household cleaners were more likely to show…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Research Articles

Robot Uses Artificial Intelligence and Imaging to Draw Blood

Rutgers engineers have created a tabletop device that combines a robot, artificial intelligence and near-infrared and ultrasound imaging to draw blood or insert catheters to…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Research Articles

Formulary Exclusions and Prior Authorization Requirements Continue to Limit Patient Access to PCSK9is

Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—March 4, 2020—Value in Health, the official journal of ISPOR—the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, announced today the publication of…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Research Articles

Electronic Medical Record-Embedded Clinical Decision Support System for Opioid Prescribing Shows Mixed Outcomes

Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—March 4, 2020—Value in Health, the official journal of ISPOR—the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, announced today the publication of…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Research Articles

Safe Tackling, Padded Helmets Lower Head Injuries in Youth Football

Middle school football players greatly reduce the chance of head injuries if they wear padded helmets and use safe tackling and blocking techniques, according to…

Updated : Mar 04, 2020 in Research Articles

Daylight saving returns amid global debate to end clock change

DALLAS – March 4, 2020 – Daylight saving is approaching again, perhaps for the penultimate time in some countries where a fierce debate is being…