UC's new WIMS group is dedicated to the recruitment, advancement and retention of women faculty and trainees in the College of Medicine. The group will next meet from noon-1:30 p.m. March 30 in the Medical Sciences Building.
The study was presented at the International Stroke Conference 2016. Dawn Kleindorfer, MD, a professor of neurology and rehabilitation medicine at UC and co-director of the UC Stroke Team, was a co-author on the study.
The University of Cincinnati chapter of the Latino Medical Student Association (LMSA) will host a Midwest regional conference Feb. 26-28, 2016, at the College of Medicine. The event’s keynote speaker, Zelia Correa, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, will present "What Does It Take to Be a 360 Degree Leader?”
UC LEAF's Accountability & Advocacy Council and Chairperson of the African American Faculty Affinity Group, James Mack, was featured in UC News as part of a story on Provost's First Exemplary Department Award given to the Chemistry Department. The Department was chosen for best illustrating UC's commitment to diversity and inclusive excellence.
Associate Professor Donna Chrobot-Mason is quoted in this story on a study that indicates workplace diversity policies can lead white men to believe women and minorities are being treated fairly and that they themselves are being treated unfairly.
Emily DeFranco Finds Racial Disparity in 'Previable' Preterm Births Linked to Infant Mortality Problem
Emily DeFranco, DO, an associate professor in the department of obstetrics and gynecology at UC's College of Medicine, is quoted in this story regarding a study she conducted that indicates a racial disparity in previable preterm births.
Judith Feinberg, MD, an infectious diseases expert and professor of internal medicine, is quoted in this story on a Kentucky group that's teaching children how to administer a life-saving drug that revives people who have overdosed on heroin or prescription painkillers.
Professor Yan Yu has been named the Joseph S. Stern Professor of Business Analytics. Dr. Yu is a prolific author and serves as associate editor in top journals. Her data mining course has multiple sections across campus, and her graduates have been placed in top corporations and colleges.
“Colloidal delivery system” and “nanoparticle” are probably not terms you find yourself using in day-to-day interactions, but for UC's Yoonjee Park, assistant professor in the College of Engineering and Applied Science biomedical engineering professor, these words are central to every conversation relating to her cutting edge research on drug delivery vehicles.
The University of Cincinnati (UC) Department of Environmental Health, moving to take a national leadership role in toxicological risk assessment, has added key faculty and staff with expertise in the rapidly evolving field.
Two $50,000 grants were awarded as a result of the 2015 half-day cancer research retreat Tuesday, July 14, which took place at the Kingsgate Marriott Conference Center and involved multidisciplinary researchers from across UC.