Long School of Medicine

Ferguson named top standardized patient educator

December 3, 2018
 

A standardized patient program uses lay people to simulate a patient in order to give feedback to medical students about their clinical and communication skills.


Faculty members receive Texas Alzheimer’s consortium funding

November 26, 2018
 

Alicia Parker, M.D., and Mitzi Gonzales, Ph.D., both associated with the Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases, awarded research funds.


Dr. Jaén honored by New York family physicians

November 20, 2018
 

Carlos R. Jaén, M.D., Ph.D., professor and chair of the Department of Family and Community Medicine, has received the Max Cheplove, M.D. Award from the Erie County Chapter of the New York State Academy of Family Physicians. The Cheplove award is the highest honor conferred by the chapter. Dr. Jaén earned his Ph.D. in epidemiology and […]



Cancer center launches brand awareness campaign

November 16, 2018
 

UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson Cancer Center has launched new TV spots to help position the center as the leader in cancer research, treatment and patient care.



Dr. Seshadri receives nearly $2 million STARs award

November 14, 2018
 

Such awards are for the recruitment and retention of nationally recognized leaders in translational and clinical sciences.


Beyond Meaningful Use

November 8, 2018
 

by Carrie Vaughan, for HealthLeaders Magazine, February 4, 2010 Better outcomes require better data. Technology can help the healthcare industry achieve better outcomes and cost savings, but only if providers incorporate decision-support tools and a coordinated approach to delivering care. Most electronic health records are a silhouette. Organizations can recognize the patient and, by exchanging […]