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Caterino and team pave the path to accurate UTI diagnosis

​An Ohio State medical researcher has received a $2.8 million federal grant to support a multi-institutional study that may help improve diagnosis of urinary tract infections (UTIs) among older patients in hospital emergency departments (EDs). Jeff ...[Read More]
Published: Aug-23-16
Tags: Research

Knowledge of MG53 Gene May Aid in Kidney Protection

​When a kidney is injured, there is no curative treatment. Researchers have yet to understand how a kidney can be repaired and treated for disease, both prophylactically and post-injury. Currently, the underlying mechanism behind kidney cell repair ...[Read More]
Published: Aug-19-16
Tags: Research

School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences Welcomes Physical Therapy Class of 2020

​The Physical Therapy Convocation 2016 was held on Friday, July 22 by The Ohio State College of Medicine. This special ceremony serves as a celebration and official welcome for the first-year class. Current second-year Doctor of Physical Therapy (DP ...[Read More]
Published: Aug-17-16
Tags: Education

$1.36 million grant “Polarized initiation of varicosity formation in central neuron mechanosensation” supported by National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

An Ohio State researcher has received a nearly $1.36 million federal grant to help determine why the mechanical impact of mild traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) varies among individuals who experience them. Chen Gu, PhD, associate professor in the C ...[Read More]
Published: Aug-17-16
Tags: Research

$2,510,943 from NCI to support Ohio State cancer research team

​The fight against cancer persists. Novel drug treatments are being tested at Ohio State with the help of a grant from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) that supports the use of new compounds that have shown promise in early testing. Dr. William ...[Read More]
Published: Jul-14-16
Tags: Research

$1,540,000 awarded to OSU cardiovascular research team

​A cardiac arrhythmia doesn’t discriminate. Heart disease is the number-one killer of Americans and the number-one cause of death for Ohioans.   During heart failure, or a cardiac arrhythmia, the electrical system in the heart may malfunction. T ...[Read More]
Published: Jul-13-16
Tags: Research

MD Camp gives students a first look at medical school education

​Not all students take a straight path to medical school. Michael Howell, a rising second year medical student at The Ohio State University College of Medicine (OSUCOM), was seven years out of undergraduate school when he decided that medical scho ...[Read More]
Published: Jul-08-16
Tags: Admissions, Education, Student Life

Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program welcomes incoming class

​Twenty two students were welcomed to the Biomedical Research Tower during the week of June 13th for orientation. This extraordinary group of students consists of five women and 17 men who completed their undergraduate studies with a 3.62 average GP ...[Read More]
Published: Jul-07-16
Tags: Admissions, Education

Department of Family Medicine awarded $2.5 million HRSA grant

​A five-year $2.5 million grant from the Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) has been awarded to the OSU Department of Family Medicine. The project is titled, “Expanding, Enhancing, and Enriching the Primary Care Workforce through ...[Read More]
Published: Jul-05-16
Tags: Patient Care

Ohio State Introduces Three-Year Primary Care Track Program

In response to the projected national shortage of primary care physicians, The Ohio State University College of Medicine is offering a Primary Care Track (OSU-PCT) for students interested in a career in family medicine. Approved through the Liaison ...[Read More]
Published: Jun-23-16
Tags: Curriculum
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