Topic: Health Services

EMS Basic Life Support program gives undergrads medical experience

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EMS Basic Life Support program gives undergrads medical experience

October 22, 2017 0 comments

Forty years after the founding of Brown Emergency Medical Services, the program is becoming increasingly student-run.

Health, wellness director to depart in June

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Health, wellness director to depart in June

April 6, 2017 0 comments

The University’s executive director of health and wellness, Unab Khan, will leave the University at the end of June, the University announced.

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BWell addresses feedback on contraception

April 2, 2015 0 comments

In response to student feedback, BWell Health Promotion will launch an outreach campaign to raise awareness of health insurance and contraception on campus.

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Med. director forms Chronic Disease Care Committee

March 19, 2015 0 comments

Navigating the transition from living at home to attending a residential college can be especially difficult for students with chronic health conditions.

Students gather in the basement of the Stephen Robert ’62 Campus Center to be swabbed and rewarded with $5 gift cards. There was another station set up in the Chancellor’s Room at the Sharpe Refectory.

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Meningitis study examines bacterial transmission

March 3, 2015 1 comment

A meningitis study will take place on campus March 2-5, Medical Director of Health Services Unab Khan announced in a campus-wide email Feb. 27.

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Health Services aims for flu-free winter

October 31, 2014 0 comments

About 43 percent of the student body has received University-provided flu shots this year.