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WCA Hospital president/CEO elected to American College of Healthcare Executives Council of Regents
Betsy T. Wright, FACHE, WCA Hospital president/CEO, has been appointed to the Council of Regents, the legislative body of the American College of Healthcare Executives.
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Sat Apr 19, 2014
Cancer Crush Cancer to be held in honor of student
Fairport High School will hold its second Cancer Crush fundraiser, just a month after the student who founded the event passed away.
Medical News Today
The brain needs longer to recover from football hits; off-season doesn't allow enough time
For your information: MNT accounts were not affected by the recent Heartbleed bug, as we were not running a vulnerable version of OpenSSL.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
University of Rochester releases study on head injuries
Researchers at the University of Rochester say student athletes involved in contact sports might need a longer recovery time than originally thought.
The Smithfield Herald
School Notes: April 20
Talen Daniel Geib has been named to the fall semester Dean's List at the University of Rochester, where he is a sophomore majoring in economics.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Glen Rock: College News, April 18
The Glen Rock Gazette accepts only names submitted by colleges and universities for inclusion in the "College News" column.
UofR Study: Players' Brain Injuries Don't Fully Heal in Off-Season
New research at the University of Rochester shows minor brain injuries detected in players after a season of football don't fully heal in the off-season.
University of Rochester
Young Men of Color Envision Academic Success at Annual Symposium
WHO: Nearly 40 minority male high school students from the Rochester City School District will participate in the "Levels 2 Success" symposium, which highlights the benefits and importance of higher education, as well as how professional development plays a role in getting accepted into college.
Foster's Daily Democrat
Matthew Martin Gregoire, a junior majoring in applied music at the Eastman School of Music of the University of Rochester, has been named to the dean's list for academic achievement for the fall 2013 semester.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
US college entrance test, the SAT, gets...
Getting into college in the United States will no longer hinge so much on a high school student's grasp of arcane vocabulary or obtuse mathematical formulas.
Off-season may not be enough for football players' brains
The time between football seasons may not be enough for players' brains to recover from hard hits to their heads during games and practices, suggests a new, small study.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Ganglionitis and Genetic Cardiac Arrhythmias: More Questions Than Answers [Editorials]
From the Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine and Department of Pathology , University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY.
Dr. Brad Berk to speak at Nazareth College Commencement
Dr. Berk suffered a serious spinal cord injury when he fell off his bike in 2009.
Associate English Professor Publishes Essay on Author Elizabeth Bishop
Dr. Bethany Hicok , Westminster associate professor of English, was recently published in The Cambridge Companion to Elizabeth Bishop .
Local named to dean's list at University of Rochester
Adams, a resident of Zanesville, is the daughter of Deanna Adams and Greg Adams and a graduate of Zanesville High School.
Violent Video Games Don't Make You Aggressive
To anyone who has seen the carnage of Call of Duty or the gleeful sadism of Grand Theft Auto, the connection drawn in a new psychology study between video games and aggressive behavior may not seem surprising-at least not at first.
Finalists announced for best translated books
Bolano's "The Unknown University," translated by Laura Healy, is a poetry nominee.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Don't Judge Books by Their Covers: Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells in Arterial Pathologies [Editorials]
From the Department of Medicine and the Marc and Ruti Bell Vascular Biology Program, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY ; and Aab Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY Correspondence to Edward A. Fisher, MD, PhD, New York University School of Medicine, Smilow 7, ... (more)
Rochester Business Journal
Breathe plans for its next location in College Town
Breathe Yoga & Juice Bar Inc. plans to open its fifth location in October in College Town, a mixed-use community next to the University of Rochester Medical Center, which is slated to open this year.
University of Rochester
How are Depression and Memory Loss Connected?
Past research has long indicated that depression is a big risk factor for memory loss in aging adults.