Topic: Research

Science & Research

Providence Talks expands after promising preliminary data

January 26, 2015 0 comments

Providence Talks plans to expand its operations this spring as its pilot phase wraps up, said Rob Horowitz, a spokesperson for the program.

Science & Research

Socioeconomic factors affect lymphoma treatment choices

January 26, 2015 0 comments

In a recent study, University researchers found that type of insurance, sex and race all significantly affected the type of treatment patients received.

Science & Research

Study explores culture, physical activity

January 22, 2015 1 comment

Whether a certain physical activity is associated more with a certain race could affect how often various ethnic groups engage in the activity.

Science & Research

Gene mutations, diet linked with lower diabetes risk

January 22, 2015 0 comments

University researchers have found a unique interplay among race, genes and diet that may influence a person’s risk for diabetes.

University News

U. aims to grow faculty research

October 10, 2013 0 comments

Should the Corporation approve Paxson’s strategic plan, sabbatical reforms may go into effect.

Science & Research

Yoga may offer physical benefits, studies find

October 9, 2013 1 comment

As scientists probe yoga’s physiological effects, students report feeling its mental benefits.

Science & Research

Study suggests police treatment could reduce deaths by drug overdose

October 9, 2013 1 comment

Researchers suggest training police officers to administer a life-saving drug on site.

Science & Research

Prof receives $1.6 million grant to study smoking

October 9, 2013 0 comments

The research will focus on weaning smokers with depression off their preferred cigarette brands.

New Chief Information Officer Ravi Pendse has said he hopes to expand the University's use of corporate funding for research.

University News

U. looks to expand sponsored research

September 13, 2013 0 comments

Corporate-funded research may grow as a result of new University leadership.

Science & Research

Study could help develop new oral medicines

September 11, 2013 0 comments

Researchers examined the digestion of particles in rat intestines, providing insights into oral drug delivery.