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Ice Cream Social

Campus Update: VCOM-Virginia employees got to enjoy an ice cream social on July 19. It was a fun way to take a break from the work day and enjoy each other’s company. The beautiful Blacksburg weather and Homestead Creamery ice … Continue reading

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Financing Reform for Long-term Services and Supports.

Authors: Zwibel H PMID: 28662550 [PubMed – in process] (Source: Journal of the American Osteopathic Association)

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Big Gap in Cancer Deaths Between Rich, Poor Countries

Poorer nations need greater access to effective health care and prevention programs, researchers say Source: HealthDayRelated MedlinePlus Pages: Cancer, Health Disparities, Health Statistics

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CME Quiz.

Authors: PMID: 28605782 [PubMed] (Source: Journal of the American Osteopathic Association)

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“J Am Osteopath Assoc”[ta]; +103 new citations

103 new pubmed citations were retrieved for your search. Click on the search hyperlink below to display the complete search results: “J Am Osteopath Assoc”[ta] These pubmed results were generated on 2017/06/11PubMed comprises more than millions of citations for biomedical … Continue reading

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Ibuprofin may help to prevent the onset of Alzheimer’s disease.

Authors: PMID: 28586833 [PubMed] (Source: Journal of the American Osteopathic Association)

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VCOMVirginia Faculty Promotions

Campus Update: VCOM is proud to announce the promotion of several of our faculty members. The following clinical faculty were recognized by the Appointment, Promotion and Tenure Committee and the VCOM Board of Directors for their exceptional academic and clinical … Continue reading

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VCOM-Carolinas Faculty Attend American Society of Microbiology Spring Meeting

Campus Update:  In March, VCOM-Carolinas biomedical faculty Randal Gregg, PhD, and Jillian Bradley, PhD, represented the College at the American Society of Microbiology’s South Carolina Spring Branch Meeting in Florence, SC. Drs. Gregg and Bradley presented their novel and innovative … Continue reading

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Poverty May Be More Stressful for Women Than Men

In study, living in a poor neighborhood triggered more anxiety for females, while males were less affected Source: HealthDayRelated MedlinePlus Pages: Anxiety, Health Disparities, Women’s Health

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Introducing High School Students to Careers in Osteopathic Medicine.

Authors: Wilson NF Abstract An aging population and expansion of health care coverage under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act have led to a predicted deficit of primary care physicians by 2025. In response, medical schools must develop new … Continue reading

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