The Office of Planning and Analysis is looking for a few more good men and women within the UHealth system and the Miller School to join its new “Apprentice Program,” which begins this month.
Broward County Transit has added a 95 Express bus route between Miramar and downtown Miami.
Living an active lifestyle with some form of exercise several times a week is a powerful approach to staying healthy. Yet, the greatest challenge with sustained exercise is the risk of injury.
With Miller School Dean Pascal J. Goldschmidt, M.D., as moderator, a distinguished panel of national health care experts at the Global Business Forum explored the pitfalls, risks and rewards of conflict of interest policies in health care
The newest episode in the _Breakthrough Medicine_ television documentary series, _Weight Loss Surgery: Embarking on a Life Saving Journey_, will air on Saturday, January 22, at 7 p.m. on WPLG-TV Local 10.
On Friday, Miller School Dean Pascal J. Goldschmidt, M.D., will bring his health care expertise to the Coral Gables campus for the final day of the biennial Global Business Forum. This year’s forum focuses on the health care industry and features participants such as Jeffrey R. Immelt, chairman and CEO of General Electric, and Kathleen Sebelius, the U.S. secretary of health and human services.
Just before 5 p.m. on Wednesday, members of the Miller School family gathered on the Schoninger Research Quadrangle and bowed their heads for 35 seconds of silence to remember the 300,000 people killed in Haiti’s cataclysmic earthquake exactly a year earlier. “Think of it,’’ Dean Pascal J. Goldschmidt, M.D., said before he began the somber reflection. “The earthquake lasted about 35 seconds."
Deborah Barbouth, M.D., assistant professor in the Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation Department of Human Genetics and director of the University of Miami’s Victor Center for the Prevention of Jewish Genetic Diseases, was presented with the annual “See the Light” award from the Mathew Forbes Romer Foundation on January 9.
On Wednesday, a year to the day since Haiti’s devastating earthquake refocused their lives, the Miller School’s Enrique Ginzburg, M.D., and Gillian Hotz, Ph.D., will meet in Port-au-Prince with leaders from the American College of Surgeons international program and other universities to coordinate the education and training of critical care health professionals for the hemisphere’s most beleaguered nation.
Thomas J. Balkany, M.D., director of the University of Miami Ear Institute and Hotchkiss Endowed Professor of Otolaryngology, was the guest of honor at Cigicon 2010, the eighth annual conference of Cochlear Implant Group of India, held in Chandigarh, India, in November.