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  1. Pharmacy student shows need for effective prescription safety, counseling in Ghana

    global health, MUSC Center for Global Health, MUSC, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleson, S.C., travel Grant Program, Okurase
    Thu, 18 Sep 2014 19:58:13 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/pharmacy.html
  2. Remembering Hurricane Hugo 25 years later

    Hurricane Hugo, St. Luke's Chapel, disaster MUSC, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleson, S.C.
    Thu, 18 Sep 2014 19:56:59 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/hugo.html
  3. Aiken man celebrates second chance following double lung transplant

    MUSC lung transplant program gives patient second chance in life. Story profiles patient David Flurett who received double lung transplant after being diagnosed with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Surgeon Chadrick Denlinger
    Fri, 12 Sep 2014 17:28:06 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/flurett.html
  4. MUSC Lung Transplant Program a lifeline for South Carolina residents

    MUSC lung transplant program a lifeline for South Carolina residents. MUSC serves as regional resource in the treatment of advanced lung disease, expands its lung transplant program and research into such conditions as Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF).
    Fri, 12 Sep 2014 17:24:33 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/lung-transplant-overview.html
  5. Deborah Williamson

    Featured Expert, MUSC, Medical University of South Carolina, Hospital, Charleston, SC, Deborah Williamson
    Tue, 09 Sep 2014 20:52:32 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/featured_expert/archive/williamson.htm
  6. Operation Jackpot catalyst for romance, intrigue

    Operation Jackpot catalyst for romance, intrigue, Dr. Roger Newman, OBGYN at MUSC wrote a thriller involving a doctor, patient and drug smuggling.
    Tue, 09 Sep 2014 20:45:59 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/newman.html
  7. Nutrition tips to jumpstart your school year

    Nutrition tips to jumpstart your school year, nutrition, school year, healthy tips
    Tue, 09 Sep 2014 20:17:21 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/school-health.html
  8. New heart failure medicine touted as best advance in more than a decade

    Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) researchers played a vital role in the landmark PARADIGM-HF clinical trial, which found superior treatment in the largest heart failure study ever done.
    Wed, 03 Sep 2014 19:20:34 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/paradigm.html
  9. Cognitive impairment associated with a higher risk of stroke

    Stroke, Bruce Ovbiagele, M.D., Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) Department of Neurology chairman, discusses study that found increased risk of stroke in people with cognitive impairment.
    Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:34:03 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/strokestudy.html
  10. MUSC psychiatrist moonlights as improv comedian

    Dr. A. Lee Lewis, assistant professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Medical University of South Carolina, discusses how some creative 'types' need to guard against depression and even suicide.
    Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:46:34 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/improv.html
  11. Robin Williams' suicide creates 'teachable moment'

    Robin Williams' suicide creates 'teachable moment', Dr. Mark George speaks about suicide prevention and the neuroanatomy of suicide at MUSC grand rounds talk. Medical University of South Carolina. Treating depression and patients in a suicidal crisis.
    Mon, 18 Aug 2014 15:48:24 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/suicide.html
  12. MUSC creates hive of excitement partnering with The Bee Cause Project

    MUSC creates hive of excitement partnering with The Bee Cause Project, Medical University of South Carolina's Urban Farm gets new observation hive.
    Fri, 15 Aug 2014 18:38:09 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/bees.html
  13. Chronic pain nothing to ignore: Woman finds help through unusual source

    MUSC is in the process of creating a “chronic pain working group,” with experts in fields including dentistry, gastrointestinal disorders and psychiatry, to more effectively treat people’s pain.
    Fri, 15 Aug 2014 18:36:49 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/Gonzales.html
  14. Hollings Cancer Center celebrates state's increase in HPV vaccine use

    Hollings Cancer Center celebrates state's increase in HPV vaccine use
    Wed, 13 Aug 2014 21:12:01 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/HPV-vaccine.html
  15. MUSC employee discovers joys of beekeeping

    MUSC employee discovers joys of beekeeping, supports beekeeping at the Medical University of South Carolina's Urban Farm. Allyson Crowell keeps the bees in her backyard, joining a growing movement to save honeybees.
    Mon, 11 Aug 2014 20:27:50 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/beekeepers.html
  16. Hollings Cancer Center receives $3.4M grant to target underserved, minorities

    MUSC Hollings Cancer Center receives National Cancer Institute designation renewal, MUSC, Medical University of South Carolina, melanoma, cancer research
    Fri, 08 Aug 2014 18:55:41 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/NCORP-grant.html
  17. MUSC sets high standards with Epilepsy Center's level 4 status

    NeuroPace,Food And Drug Administration (Organization),musc,Medical University Of South Carolina (Organization),South Carolina (US State),Medical,Hospital,Epilepsy (Disease Or Medical Condition),Health,research,technology,neurosciences,brain
    Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:01:57 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/epilepsylevel4.html
  18. Center a dream come true for MUSC neurologists

    Dream Center Neurology Clinic musc,Medical University Of South Carolina (Organization),South Carolina (US State),Medical,Hospital,Epilepsy (Disease Or Medical Condition),Health,research,technology,neurosciences,brain
    Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:01:10 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/dreamcenter.html
  19. MUSC Hollings Cancer Center receives National Cancer Institute designation renewal

    MUSC Hollings Cancer Center receives National Cancer Institute designation renewal, MUSC, Medical University of South Carolina, melanoma, cancer research
    Tue, 15 Jul 2014 12:25:40 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/NCI-HCC.html
  20. MUSC's doctor celebrates improvements in stem cell transplants, does 1,500th procedure

    MUSC's doctor celebrates improvements in stem cell and bone marrow transplants, does 1,500th procedure, Medical University of South Carolina, Dr. Robert Stuart
    Thu, 10 Jul 2014 16:06:18 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/stemcelltransplant.html
  21. College of Nursing to offer RN to BSN program

    College of Nursing to offer RN to BSN program Field of nursing changing, program geared toward the working RN
    Thu, 10 Jul 2014 16:05:12 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/bsnprogram.html
  22. MUSC President David J. Cole: The man behind the title

    MUSC President David J. Cole: The man behind the title. Surgical oncologist, researcher takes on the role of MUSC President. (Medical University of South Carolina)
    Wed, 09 Jul 2014 14:26:04 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/Cole-David.html
  23. MUSC launches full-scale use of new CT scanning technology

    MUSC launches full-scale use of new CT scanning technology MUSC, Mayo Clinic first in country to use new technology for safer, more accurate scanning
    Tue, 24 Jun 2014 16:54:05 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/ctscanner.html
  24. MUSC Pediatric Emergency doctor works to raise awareness about drowning prevention

    Dr. Keith Borg, MUSC Pediatric Emergency doctor, works to raise awareness about drowning prevention, assists with training involving Charleston County lifeguards, EMS and MUSC MEDUCARE. Medical University of South Carolina
    Fri, 20 Jun 2014 18:20:38 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/drowning-prevention.html
  25. U.S. News and World Report dubs MUSC one of "Best Children's Hospital"

    MUSC Children's Hospital, best children's hospital, US News and World report, children hospital rankings, pediatric cardiology, pediatric nephrology, pediatric gastroenterology
    Wed, 11 Jun 2014 19:21:05 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/USrankings.html
  26. MUSC Pilot study shows weight loss leads to great gains

    MUSC Pilot study shows weight loss leads to great gains HCC, Hollings Cancer Center, Dr. Turner, Dr. Gregoski, Medical University of South Carolina
    Tue, 10 Jun 2014 21:14:46 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/hcc.html
  27. Center gets boost from cyclist for common cause: Seeing addiction as disease

    MUSC Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs gets boost from cyclist for common cause: Seeing addiction as disease. MUSC physical therapy student Steve Pulley rides across the country in his Ride 4 Recovery campaign.
    Tue, 10 Jun 2014 20:41:58 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/CDAP.html
  28. Cyclist takes strong stance to raise awareness, funding for addiction recovery

    Cyclist Steve Pulley rides cross country to raise awareness, funding for addiction recovery. Pulley just enrolled in MUSC's College of Health Profession's physical therapy graduate program.
    Tue, 10 Jun 2014 17:43:43 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/ride-4-recovery.html
  29. Transcranial magnetic stimulation found promising for suicidal patients in crisis

    Treatment found promising for suicidal patients in crisis Transcranial magnetic stimulation safe at high doses, trial shows suicidal thoughts cut in half Part of a study for PTSD
    Wed, 04 Jun 2014 21:14:36 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/tms.html
  30. MUSC student takes on cause of World No Tobacco Day, observed May 31

    WHO No Tobacco Day, MUSC student takes on cause of World No Tobacco Day, observed May 31, 2014. MUSC Center for Global Health, MUSC, Medical University of South Carolina, smoking data, research, lung cancer
    Thu, 29 May 2014 19:46:39 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/world-no-tobacco-day.html
  31. Barriers to lung cancer screenings based on fear, coverage

    WHO No Tobacco Day campaign, ban tobacco advertising, Dr. K. Kenneth Cummings, MUSC Center for Global Health, MUSC, Medical University of South Carolina, smoking data, research, lung cancer
    Thu, 29 May 2014 19:43:21 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/lung-cancer.html
  32. MUSC wellness experts teach families how to get healthier as a team

    MUSC wellness experts helps families succeed in Fit Family Challenge
    Wed, 28 May 2014 20:58:35 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/Fit-family-challenge.html
  33. Patients who still have pain after gall bladder removal should question options

    Patients who still have pain after gall bladder removal should question options. Study published in JAMA Study finds duct procedure does not help certain patients. Peter B. Cotton of MUSC explains results.
    Wed, 28 May 2014 19:48:50 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/gall-bladder.html
  34. 10th anniversary of JDOH time to celebrate success

    MUSC students shape health of community schools through Junior Doctors of Health (JDOH) program. Medical University of South Carolina program shows outreach successful.
    Tue, 20 May 2014 18:04:32 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/JDOH.html
  35. MUSC medical school graduate integrates life lessons

    Chelsey Baldwin, musc graduate, graduation, college of medicine
    Mon, 12 May 2014 15:35:03 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/Baldwin.html
  36. Ida Spruill

    Featured Expert, MUSC, Medical University of South Carolina, Hospital, Charleston, SC
    Mon, 05 May 2014 18:38:44 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/featured_expert/archive/spruill.htm
  37. Researchers use unique case to unearth the workings of the brain

    Researchers use unique deep brain stimulation case to unearth the workings of the brain at MUSC. Patient reports improvement in symptoms of his Parkinson's disease and with debilitating symptoms of his obsessive compulsion disorder and depression.
    Fri, 02 May 2014 19:16:11 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/dbs-case-study.html
  38. Novel brain stimulation techniques shape psychiatry's future

    Researchers use unique deep brain stimulation case to unearth the workings of the brain at MUSC. Patient reports improvement in symptoms of his Parkinson's disease and with debilitating symptoms of his obsessive compulsion disorder and depression.
    Fri, 02 May 2014 19:07:01 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/brain-stimulation.html
  39. MUSC Board of Trustees names choice for new president

    MUSC, Medical University of South Carolina, Dr. Raymond Greenberg, Dr. Ray Greenberg, hospital leadership
    Mon, 28 Apr 2014 20:35:44 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/cole.html
  40. MUSC Board of Trustees names choice for new president

    MUSC, Medical University of South Carolina, Dr. Raymond Greenberg, Dr. Ray Greenberg, hospital leadership
    Fri, 25 Apr 2014 21:07:23 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/cole-profile.html
  41. Adventure Out 2014 hits the streets of Charleston in May

    Adventure Out hits the streets of Charleston in May offering classes from Zumba to yoga for those who prefer green exercise as a way to get fitter.
    Fri, 25 Apr 2014 13:49:13 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/adventure-out.html
  42. After Hours Clinic in Summerville

    MUSC Children's Hospital has a new After Hours Clinic for children in Summerville
    Thu, 24 Apr 2014 15:29:24 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/after-hours.html
  43. MUSC program helps young adults on autism spectrum get healthier, learn communication skills

    MUSC program helps young adults on autism spectrum get healthier, learn social skills. The Piece It Together Program helps young adults on autism spectrum who are falling through the cracks.
    Wed, 23 Apr 2014 20:16:53 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/autism-program.html
  44. Researchers embrace need for gender-based studies

    Researchers embrace need for gender-based studies at The Women's Research Center at MUSC, the Medical University of South Carolina
    Wed, 02 Apr 2014 20:58:23 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/gender-research.html
  45. MUSC autism experts comment on rising numbers of children with the disorder

    MUSC autism experts comment on rising numbers of children with autism spectrum disorder. Hosts Light it Up Blue to raise awareness of autism and town hall meeting.
    Mon, 31 Mar 2014 13:49:41 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/autism.html
  46. MUSC hosts group walk for National Walking Day

    MUSC, Medical University of South Carolina, diet, eating, walking, national walking day, healthy living
    Fri, 28 Mar 2014 17:22:03 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/walking-day.html
  47. More awareness needed to detect HPV-related throat cancers

    More awareness needed to detect HPV-related throat cancers, MUSC study published March 20 in JAMA Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery
    Thu, 27 Mar 2014 20:31:41 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/HPVoralcancer.html
  48. MUSC Children’s Cardiology program first in Southeast to use mini cardiac monitor

    MUSC Children's Hospital, Pediatric Cardiology, Adult Cardiology, MUSC (Medical University of South Carolina), heart monitor, wireless heart monitor
    Thu, 27 Mar 2014 20:29:07 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/heartmonitor.html
  49. Physican gets broader view with Google Glass

    Doctor uses Google Glass to explore ways the technology can improve surgical care at home and abroad, MUSC Global health, Dr. Joseph Sakran
    Wed, 26 Mar 2014 14:12:28 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/googleglass.html
  50. MUSC dean warns misleading mammography study can put women at risk

    MUSC dean warns misleading mammography study can put women at risk, MUSC (Medical University of South Carolina), BMJ study, mammogram screenings
    Thu, 06 Mar 2014 15:55:05 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/mammogram.html
  51. MUSC Health annual report charts the future of healthcare

    MUSC Health annual report charts the future of healthcare, Medical University of South Carolina
    Thu, 06 Mar 2014 15:08:31 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/getwellnetwork.html
  52. Dr. Amy-Lee Bredlau

    Featured Expert, MUSC, Medical University of South Carolina, Hospital, Charleston, SC, MUSC Children's Hospital, pediatric brain tumors, cancer
    Tue, 04 Mar 2014 18:30:08 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/featured_expert/archive/bredlau.htm
  53. MUSC Health annual report charts the future of healthcare

    MUSC Health annual report charts the future of healthcare, Medical University of South Carolina
    Tue, 04 Mar 2014 18:07:35 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/annualreportPN.html
  54. MUSC Pediatric Brain Tumor program aims to find cures, help families

    MUSC Pediatric Brain Tumor program aims to find cures, help families Dr. Amy-Lee Bredlau, Medical University of South Carolina
    Wed, 26 Feb 2014 20:37:49 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/pedsbraintumor.html
  55. Japan trip offers global perspective to MUSC professor

    MUSC professor serves as the Kimitaka Kaga Visiting Professor at the University of Tokyo in the International Research Center for Medical Education (IRCME). He finds global experiences shape medical profession in a positive way.
    Fri, 21 Feb 2014 16:36:02 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/insidetrack6wong.html
  56. MUSC trustees oppose merger legislation

    MUSC trustees oppose merger legislation, Medical University of South Carolina, College of Charleston
    Fri, 14 Feb 2014 14:34:55 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/merger.html
  57. $1 million Donation Made to MUSC for Pediatric Eating Disorder Clinic

    anorexia,MUSC, Medical University of South Carolina, diet, eating, eating disorders, weight loss, weight gain, donna friedman
    Fri, 14 Feb 2014 13:51:50 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/donation.html
  58. Doctors shape health of community schools

    MUSC doctors shape health of community schools
    Wed, 12 Feb 2014 22:00:39 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/adoptadoc.html
  59. Toxin in seafood causes kidney damage in mice at levels consifered safe for consumption

    Toxin in seafood causes kidney damage in mice at levels considered safe for consumption, environmental contaminants, domoic acid, MUSC, Medical University of South Carolina, Dr. P. Darwin Bell
    Fri, 07 Feb 2014 21:04:25 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/seafoodtoxin.html
  60. Go Red for women campaign spotlights women's personal stories

    Go Red for women, heart attack, heart disease, heart health, Dr. Marian Taylor, cardiology
    Thu, 06 Feb 2014 15:46:49 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/GoRedKeisha.html
  61. Go Red for women campaign spotlights women's personal stories

    Go Red for women, heart attack, heart disease, heart health, Dr. Marian Taylor, cardiology
    Wed, 05 Feb 2014 20:19:37 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/GoRed.html
  62. MUSC marks World Cancer Day 2014

    MUSC Global health, World Cancer Day 2014, MUSC Global Health center, cancer myths, debunking cancer myths, Health Volunteers Overseas, Dr. Melanie Thomas, Dr. William Creasman
    Tue, 04 Feb 2014 17:10:55 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/worldcancer.html
  63. Physician's path to writing medical thrillers, becoming bestselling author

    Physician's path to writing medical thrillers, becoming bestselling author. MUSC (Medical University of South Carolina), plague, novels, Leonard Goldberg
    Tue, 21 Jan 2014 17:30:00 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/thriller.html
  64. Smoking linked to diabetes, cancer and a danger to children: MUSC researchers respond to Surgeon General's report

    MUSC researchers respond to new Surgeon General's report, examine costs of smoking. Medical University of South Carolina, cigarette smoking, children, cancer.
    Fri, 17 Jan 2014 16:02:04 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/surgeon_report.html
  65. MUSC College of Nursing program ranked second in country

    MUSC College of Nursing program ranked second in country. Annual U.S. News & World Report ranking recognizes online degree program. Among best of online graduate nursing schools
    Wed, 15 Jan 2014 17:13:48 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/nursingonline.html
  66. Novel migraine surgery gives patient new lease on life

    Novel migraine surgery gives patient new lease on life, MUSC Advanced Migraine Surgery Program, migraine headaches, Dr. Kevin Delaney, Denise Stout, Medical University of South Carolina
    Tue, 14 Jan 2014 21:14:41 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/Migraine.html
  67. MUSC experts featured on NPR show

    NPR, MUSC experts, health information, hypertension, disparities, child obesity, telemedicine, veterans
    Tue, 14 Jan 2014 20:18:25 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/nprupdate.html
  68. Top New Year Resolution: Know the AGE factor in your food

    cancer health disparities, AGE, advanced glycation end product, MUSC, Medical University of South Carolina, diet and cancer, diabetes and diet, AGE and RAGE signaling pathway
    Tue, 14 Jan 2014 13:24:49 GMThttp://academicdepartments.musc.edu/pr/newscenter/2014/AGE.html

 

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