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Pamela Davis returns to full-time faculty at CWRU medical school

Pamela Davis, dean of Case Western Reserve University's School of Medicine, is returning to the role of full-time faculty member on Wednesday. Stan Gerson, director of Case Comprehensive Cancer Center, will serve as the medical school’s interim dean.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 30th, 2020

Mount Sinai faculty and staff ask trustees to address discrimination charges

More than 300 faculty and staff members at and its medical school called for the board of trustees to conduct an investigation following a lawsuit alleging that medical school leaders engaged in... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 26th, 2019

Sinclair approves $130M operating budget, raises for employees

The board of trustees at Sinclair Community College has approved a $130 million operating budget for the upcoming year. The budget includes a 2.5 percent salary increase for the nearly 3,000 full- and part-time faculty and staff members at the school, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 23rd, 2018

Washington University tops list in student-faculty ratio

The 23 largest colleges and universities in Missouri and Southern Illinois have a combined full-time equivalent enrollment of 145,177 for the 2018-19 school year......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 23rd, 2018

New HISD high school won"t open on time due to delays caused by Covid-19

This story excerpt is courtesy of our partners at KHOU 11. Click here for KHOU's full story. HOUSTON — The Houston Independent School District said a new high school that was scheduled to open at the beginning of the upcoming school year will not.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 8th, 2020

Schools Report: One house, two jobs, two kids

Balancing two full-time jobs with two elementary school-aged children hasn’t been easy, but Georgette Steffens and her husband, Nate Altimari, have found ways to make it work......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 5th, 2020

Cash havens with $4.8 trillion fret unthinkable negative returns

Money-market mutual funds, the ultimate havens for investors looking to preserve capital, once again are trying to maneuver in a zero interest-rate environment. The problem this time? They’re sitting... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 10th, 2020

Capitol Report: Six-foot distancing and temperature checks: the Senate returns to Washington

The Senate returns to work in full force on Monday for the first time since the end of March with two numbers in mind: 100.4 and six......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 4th, 2020

Old-school analysts hope to profit from Wall Street"s volatility

When Brad McGill was a rookie Wall Street analyst, his boss told him to dedicate his time to learning about a single stock, Nordstrom's. For the next four months he examined everything about the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 8th, 2020

Court of Appeals judge resigns to take job at UMKC law school

Kansas Court of Appeals Judge Steve Leben is putting down the gavel, so he can take on a role at the University of Missouri-Kansas City's law school.  The Fairway resident, who resigns in June, will become a full-time visiting professor of law, The Tope.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2020

Friday"s stock plunge jolts a time-tested market signal

As goes January, so goes the year — the widely-watched "January barometer" suggests a correlation between January's performance and full-year returns......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 31st, 2020

Thought Leader Forum: Women in STEM

The American Medical Association noted recently that for the first time ever, there are more women than men in medical school, but when we talk about STEM fields, there is still a disproportionate number of women to men depending on the field of stud.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 23rd, 2020

Depression cost me more than $4,000 and ruined my credit score, and I"m not the only who"s suffering

fizkes/Getty Images In 2018, I was working two jobs and attending school full time. When I got fired from one job, I fell into a depression. That depression mad.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 3rd, 2020

Vaccine exemptions banish some students from schools

Carl and Kerri Schwartz say they have a good medical reason for not vaccinating their disabled 11-year-old son, Thorn, and until recently his local public school went along with their family doctor's... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 19th, 2019

BizTalk with Bill Roy Episode 124: Rick Kellerman, University of Kansas School of Medicine - Wichita

Rick Kellerman is a physician who loves to teach. He has made the decision to stop seeing patients to focus full-time on teaching at the University of Kansas School of Medicine - Wichita. Kellerman began his career as a doctor in rural Kansas. And.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 11th, 2019

Weill Cornell medical school to cover tuition, living expenses of students in need

A version of this story will appear in Crain's Health Pulse. For in-depth daily health care coverage, subscribe to Crain's Health Pulse. Weill Cornell Medicine said on Monday that it would become... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 17th, 2019

Kaiser, Hawaii Pacific Health, donate $2.3M to UH for medical student scholarships

To help address the growing physician shortage in Hawaii, Kaiser Permanente has become a full teaching partner with the University of Hawaii Manoa John A. Burns School of Medicine, and Hawaii Pacific Health has contributed $1.5 million to fund tuitio.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 3rd, 2019

Veteran educator teaches robotics to children coping with trauma

Pamela Davis knew that she wasn't going to be able to sit still as she recovered from breast cancer a few years ago. "I wasn't strong enough to go back to work, but I wasn't the type of person who... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 24th, 2019

Startup to monitor COPD gets boost in UC Davis competition

The University of California Davis wrapped up its 19th annual Big Bang Business Competition Thursday, and a Bay Area medical device company took the top prize. The university’s Graduate School of Management hosts the annual competition to help entr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 29th, 2019

Mount Sinai medical school board to investigate discrimination charges

The board of trustees of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai said Wednesday that it is creating a committee to look into allegations of age and sex discrimination that were outlined in a... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 26th, 2019

UC Davis names medical school dean

University of California Davis has named Dr. Allison Brashear, known for her research on neurological disorders, as the new dean of its school of medicine, filling a vacancy that has been open for two years. In early 2017, the previous dean, Dr. Julie .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 1st, 2019