October 16, 2012
Recognizing the contributions of UM’s concussion experts and a high school soccer player lucky enough to be one of their patients, Governor Rick Scott visited The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis last week to officially sign into law a bill designed to safeguard Florida’s youth athletes from the potentially devastating consequences of brain injuries suffered on the playing field.
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October 09, 2012
The Miami Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) is pleased to announce that extensive research-related resources, including more than $750,000 in services and awards for fiscal year 2013 are available to support investigators on all UM campuses who are conducting research which has the potential to improve the health of our diverse community.
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October 03, 2012
Led by Antonio Marttos, M.D., the Trauma Telemedicine team of the William Lehman Injury Research Center at UM/Jackson Ryder Trauma Center is training Brazilian medical officials to establish an integrated trauma system for the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Summer Olympic Games.
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October 02, 2012
Joycelyn M. Lee, Ph.D., associate research scientist at the John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics, has been recognized as one of South Florida’s “25 Most Influential & Prominent Black Women in Business for 2012” by Legacy magazine. For the seventh year, Legacy has chosen an elite group of women selected by a committee of prominent South Florida business leaders, for this distinction.
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