Topic: Alpert Medical School

Med students find success on Match Day

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Med students find success on Match Day

April 4, 2017 0 comments

On March 17, fourth-year medical students at the Alpert Medical School found out where they would begin their careers.

Med School programs provide assistance for refugees

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Med School programs provide assistance for refugees

March 7, 2017 0 comments

The Alpert Medical School community is taking steps to provide resources and care for refugee children in Rhode Island.

Med students develop, teach sex ed curriculum to middle schoolers

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Med students develop, teach sex ed curriculum to middle schoolers

January 26, 2017 0 comments

Two days each month, children at Calcutt Middle School in Central Falls receive a special visit from Warren Alpert Medical School students.

U. health care experts express concern over Obamacare repeal

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U. health care experts express concern over Obamacare repeal

January 26, 2017 0 comments

Within hours of his inauguration, President Trump set forth an executive order to roll back the Affordable Care Act, potentially impacting thousands.

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Philanthropist, business leader Herb Kaplan dies at 81

January 7, 2017 0 comments

Herbert Kaplan, president of The Warren Alpert Foundation and former CEO of Warren Equities, died in his sleep Jan. 2

Rushika Fernandopulle, co-founder of Iora Health, presents at Healthcare in America, a lecture series sponsored by Alpert Medical School. Fernandopulle was one of many industry professionals who spoke in the series.

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Lecture series demystifies healthcare system

November 18, 2016 0 comments

Open to students, faculty members and staff members, Healthcare in America is a lecture series and pre-clinical elective at the Alpert Medical School.

Of the $27 million donation, $5 million will go to endowing the first professorship at the Brown Institute for Translational Science, and $22 million will provide tuition assitance and stipends for the MD/PhD program.

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Med School receives $27 million donation

November 15, 2016 0 comments

The $27 million gift comes almost a decade after the foundation’s initial $100 million donation that established the name of the medical school in 2007.

Med students host health fair for Providence locals

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Med students host health fair for Providence locals

November 7, 2016 0 comments

Beside Kennedy Plaza lies a park with a half-sunken boat jutting out of the struggling grass.

Applicants struggle with structural flaws in pre-health advising system

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Applicants struggle with structural flaws in pre-health advising system

October 28, 2016 0 comments

Brown touts one of the highest matriculation rates for its undergraduate students into medical school among universities in the United States.

U. researchers among team testing dementia treatment

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U. researchers among team testing dementia treatment

October 18, 2016 0 comments

Researchers from Brown hope that transcranial magnetic stimulation will become the first successful treatment for frontotemporal dementia.