Posts tagged: Health - Diverse

Advocates: Utah Sexual Assault Bill Could Harm Victims

by Hallie Golden, Associated Press | May 18, 2017
  SALT LAKE CITY — A Republican state representative is proposing legislation to require [...] Read more

Experts: Cut to NIH Funding Would be ‘Devastating’

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | April 19, 2017
Experts say the White House’s proposed $5.8 billion cut to the National Institutes of Health [...] Read more

Penn State Launches New Research Effort to Help Abused Kids

by Mark Scolforo, Associated Press | April 18, 2017
HARRISBURG, Pa. — A new research program at Penn State is aiming to improve the health of neg [...] Read more

New Mexico Nursing Board Puts College on Notice

by Associated Press | April 12, 2017
SANTA FE, N.M. — Santa Fe Community College won’t be able to accept any new students into i [...] Read more

University of Minnesota to Expand Mental Health Services

by Associated Press | April 9, 2017
MINNEAPOLIS — The University of Minnesota’s School of Nursing is using a $2.1 million grant [...] Read more

Project Aims to Help School Nurses Tackle Suicide Rates

by Associated Press | March 28, 2017
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Researchers in New Mexico, California and Maryland are working with publi [...] Read more

Blind Chemist Creates STEM Curriculum for Sightless Children

by Olivia Johnson, Minnesota Daily | March 27, 2017
MINNEAPOLIS — When she was 6 or 7, Mona Minkara’s eyesight began to fade. Eventually diagno [...] Read more

Ball State University Enrollment Spikes Due to Autism Degree

by Associated Press | March 26, 2017
MUNCIE, Ind. — Enrollment in Ball State University’s Teachers College has hit a record high [...] Read more

University of Oklahoma President David Boren Recovering After Heart Surgery

by Associated Press | March 20, 2017
OKLAHOMA CITY — University of Oklahoma President David Boren is hospitalized after undergoing [...] Read more

Cuba Offers Colombia 1,000 Medical School Scholarships

by Associated Press | March 16, 2017
HAVANA — Cuba is offering Colombia 1,000 medical school scholarships to support a peace accor [...] Read more

University of Memphis Plans Veterans Care Center on Campus

by Associated Press | March 9, 2017
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The University of Memphis is announcing plans for a new veterans care center [...] Read more

Study: Female Participation in Workforce Far from Globally Embraced

by Catherine Morris | March 8, 2017
As the world celebrates International Women’s Day, a new report finds that only half of women [...] Read more

Vanderbilt: More Than 3,000 Medical Records Wrongly Accessed

by Associated Press | February 26, 2017
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Vanderbilt University Medical Center officials say the hospital has had a [...] Read more

Ricks’ Teen Pregnancy Work Born Out of Personal Experience

by Catherine Morris |
When she was just 15, Dr. Nila Ricks, selected by Diverse as a member of the 2017 Class of Emer [...] Read more

Professor has Taken a Selfie Nearly Every Day for 30 years

by Philip Marcelo, Associated Press | February 23, 2017
BOSTON — Long before they were called selfies, Karl Baden snapped a simple black and white ph [...] Read more