Archive for the ‘Alpert Medical School’ Category

Researchers identify key protein in pulmonary fibrosis

Friday, June 13th, 2014

A study co-authored by Jack A. Elias, dean of medicine and biological sciences, uncovers the role an ancient protein plays in the progression of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

David Berson honored by Brown and national group

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

David Berson, the Sidney A. Fox and Dorothea Doctors Fox Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, has been honored with a University Presidential Faculty Award and the Friedenwald Award of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology.
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Aronson fund honors founding medical school dean

Saturday, May 24th, 2014

The Dean Stanley M. Aronson Fund for Research and Innovation will provide discretionary support for the dean of medicine and biological sciences.
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MD’14 Student Honors

Thursday, May 15th, 2014

Members of the MD Class of 2014 were honored at the awards ceremony on May 23.
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Biology faculty honors

Monday, May 5th, 2014

Faculty in the Program in Biology will be honored at the  University Award Ceremony on May 5 at Sayles Hall.


2014 Elizabeth Leduc Prize for Excellence in Teaching in the Life Sciences
Lundy Braun, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

​Inaugural College Dean’s Award for Teaching in the Life Sciences (for junior faculty or lecturer)
Richard Bungiro, Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology

BioMed Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, Advising, and Service (undergraduate education)
Mark Johnson, Department of Molecular, Cell Biology and Biochemistry

BioMed Dean’s ​Award for Excellence in Teaching, Advising, and Service (graduate education)
Kimberly Mowry, Department of Molecular, Cell Biology and Biochemistry

Scientists advance study of meditation

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

Brown researchers are developing new, innovative methodologies to investigate the mental health benefits of mindfulness meditation.
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A night in the life: Brown Student Community Clinic

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

On the fourth Monday of every month, first-year medical students work under the supervision of clinicians to care for patients at the Rhode Island Free Clinic.
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Match Day 2014

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

On Friday, March 21, at the stroke of noon, fourth-year medical students found out where they’d spend their residencies.
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See the gallery…
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Dr. Abrar A. Qureshi named dermatology chair

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

Abrar A. Qureshi, MD, MPH, has been appointed chief of the department of dermatology at Rhode Island Hospital, and chair of dermatology at Alpert Medical School.
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Study suggests new ovarian cancer targets

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

Scientists investigating the molecular drivers of ovarian cancer have identified an unsual suspect.
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