sgu In the News 2013

 

Nigerian university now centre for animal care research

http://www.afriquejet.com

Babcock University in Nigeria has been named the has been designated an Animal Care, Use in Research, Education and Testing (ACURET.ORG) Centre, the first such facility in West Africa. ACURET is an organization that was founded by SGU professor Dr. Francis A. Fakoya.

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Interoperability: The Reality

http://www.healthcaretechnologyonline.com

In a guest column for Healthcare Technology Online, SGU graduate Linda Girgis, MD SGU '94, writes about how health care providers are slowing the advancement of technology in the medical field.

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Fascinating Facts About Humans And Animals

http://www.yumanewsnow.com

Dr. Heather Douglas, DVM SGU '06, MBA SGU '11, weighs in on how exercising with your dog can be beneficial for both parties.

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Dr. Michael Medeiros joined Adventist Health/Physicians Network in Selma as a neurologist.

http://www.fresnobee.com

Adventist Health/Physicians Network in Selma, CA, has brought in neurologist Michael Medeiros, MD SGU '07, has been appointed to the staff.

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St. George's University Chancellor Named to Global Virus Network Board of Directors

The Wall Street Journal http://online.wsj.com

St. George's University Chancellor Charles R. Modica has been named to the board of directors for the Global Virus Network (GVN), an organization that aims to prevent illness and death from viral disease by aligning the world's top medical virology research centers.

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Saint Barnabas Medical Center personnel on a medical mission to Greneda

http://www.nj.com/

LIG Global Foundation teamed up with St. George's University to educate Grenadian doctors and to address concerns with cervical cancer on the island, LIG's first stop on its mission to eradicate it worldwide.

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Kathryn Providence, MD SGU '05, Joins Cherokee Women's Health Specialist

http://www.prweb.com

Born and raised in Bermuda, Dr. Kathryn Providence went on to earn her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from St. George's University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2005. She has gone on to a successful career in obstetrics and gynecology, and recently joined the staff at Cherokee Women's Health Specialists in Woodstock, GA. Dr. Providence is a former Legacy of Excellence scholarship recipient and dean's list member at SGU.

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CityDoctors Scholarship Recipients To Provide a "Double Dose" of Primary Care Help in New York City

http://www.nydailynews.com

Twenty New York City residents were awarded more than $2.4 million in scholarships through St. George's University and the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation's CityDoctors scholarship program. Among the recipients were sisters Malvi and Miloni Thakker of Queens, who have pledged to earn their MD and then enter a primary care residency program at an HHC hospital. The scholarship program was designed to address the shortage of primary care doctors in New York City.

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