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  1. Scrappy' fund launches annual drive for community progressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Warwickonline.com

    ... mental health to substance abuse treatment, workforce development and early childhood programs. Stout said Brown University was among the first to create workforce campaigns. The university continues to be a partner with the fund and, in terms of ...

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  2. Chief of Urology at The Miriam, Rhode Island hospitals speaks before FDA panel about HypogonadismRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | EurekAlert!

    Mark Sigman, M.D., chief of urology at The Miriam and Rhode Island hospitals, co-director of the Men's Health Clinic at The Miriam Hospital, and chief of urology at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, spoke about hypogonadism last month at a joint meeting of the Bone, Reproductive and Urologic Drugs Advisory Committee and the Drug Safety and Risk Management Advisory Committee. The combined United States Food and Drug Administration advisory panel, whose advice the FDA often follows, gathered to discuss who should receive testosterone replacement therapy, as well as the potential for cardiovascular risk related to the therapy.

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  3. Brown University to host national HIV scientific symposium Nov. 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | EurekAlert!

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] - More than 20 of the nation's leading HIV/AIDS researchers will discuss research advances against the epidemic at the National Scientific Symposium of Centers for AIDS Research Nov. 6 at Brown University. Dr. Daniel Kuritzkes of the Harvard Medical School will deliver the keynote address summarizing one of the most exciting current areas of research in the field - the pursuit of a cure - both in his lab and elsewhere.

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  4. Oral drug reduces formation of precancerous polyps in the colon, researchers findRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... within polymer micro-particles, a process originally developed by some of Chung's collaborators at Brown University. This, in turn, significantly benefited the mice, relieving symptoms including anemia, enlarged spleen and weight loss, and ...

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  5. Children with Milk Allergy May Be at Significant Nutritional RisksRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | PRWeb

    ... mineralization," said lead author Karen Robbins, MD, a pediatric allergist at Hasbro Children's Hospital/Brown University, who conducted the study as a post-doctoral fellow at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. The study examined 6,189 ...

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  6. Alexion Board of Directors Appoints New Chairman and Creates the New...Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... Adjunct Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pathology. Dr. Bell received his A.B. degree in Philosophy from Brown University. R. Douglas Norby R. Douglas Norby has been a director of Alexion since September 1999 and now serves as Lead Independent ...

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  7. Oral drug reduces formation of precancerous polyps in the colon, UB researchers findRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | EurekAlert!

    ... within polymer micro-particles, a process originally developed by some of Chung's collaborators at Brown University. This, in turn, significantly benefited the mice, relieving symptoms including anemia, enlarged spleen and weight loss, and ...

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  8. It's a whole new world as health charity gets down to businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Jewish Chronicle

    ... to Israeli parents, she moved to the UK aged ten. She returned to the United States to study classics at Brown University before doing a law conversion at the London College of Law. "In typical Jewish fashion, I got married aged 20. I did my law ...

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  9. Students rally against Columbus DayRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Daily Lobo

    ... In a draft of the resolution, the groups note that four states no longer acknowledge Columbus Day, and that Brown University and Arizona State University have also stopped celebrating it, ASU changing it to "Indigenous People's Day." Jonathan Baca ...

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  10. "I think her potential to affect turnout is greater than most previous first ladies."Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Bloomberg

    ... people are still schizophrenic about the first lady," said Wendy Schiller, a political science professor at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. "They want a strong, accomplished woman, but they also want someone to pay homage to the ...

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  11. Westport Country Playhouse's Intimate Apparel Begins TonightRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Manhattan Theatre Club, New Dramatists , and New York Foundation for the Arts. She is a graduate of Brown University and Yale School of Drama, where she is a faculty member. Director Mary B. Robinson has directed many plays in New York and regional ...

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  12. R.I. cameraman with Ebola returns to U.S.Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Boston Herald

    ... Levy, medical director of the Medical Intensive Care Unit at Rhode Island Hospital and a professor at Brown University's Warren Alpert Medical School, said his son's doctors said his blood tests were "all very good." Earlier yesterday at a press ...

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  13. Recognizing forgotten lives at the CollegeRead the original story

    Monday Oct 6 | The Flat Hat

    ... continuum of memory, not only of Other colleges, such as the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill and Brown University have already dedicated memorials on their campuses to commemorate the slaves. Pease said his class has looked at these sites ...

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  14. CDE conference to be held at WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | The Bennington Banner

    ... Effects of Nature, History, and Agglomeration" David Weil, James and Meryl Tisch Professor of Economics at Brown University and research associate of the NBER. Professor Weil has written extensively on various aspects of economic growth and ...

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  15. Sesame Street goes to jail: Physicians should followRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Science Daily

    ... is seen here with Sesame Street's Alex, a blue-haired, green-nosed Muppet who has a father in jail, and Brown University's Josiah Rich (right). More than two million people are incarcerated in the United States, the highest incarceration rate in the ...

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  16. New way to extract bone-making cells from fat tissueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Science Daily

    ... and compel them to produce bone. In a new study in the journal Stem Cell Research & Therapy , scientists at Brown University demonstrate a new method for extracting a wide variety of potential bone-producing cells from human fat. They developed a ...

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  17. 'We Have Allowed Community Colleges To Become Separate And Unequal'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Switched

    ... ecade. The U.S. is spending a third of what it typically spends helping students go to wealthy schools like Brown University of the University of Michigan, Mellow explains.

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  18. Incarceration plays a major role in health and health disparities in...Read the original story

    Monday Oct 6 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Dora M. Dumont, Ph.D., MPH, at the Rhode Island Department of Health and Josiah D. Rich, MD, MPH, at Brown University, RI. Allen, Dumont and Rich recommend policy changes that would allow doctors to steer eligible defendants into treatment programs ...

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  19. Sesame Street teaches physicians a lessonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | PhysOrg Weblog

    UC Riverside's Scott Allen is seen here with Sesame Street's Alex, a blue-haired, green-nosed Muppet who has a father in jail, and Brown University's Josiah Rich . Credit: Pam Hacker, Sesame Street.

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  20. Study On Invasive Species Shows Darwin Had It...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | RedOrbit

    ... invaders in areas where natives have had an easier time evolutionarily. Credit: Jason Fridley Dov Sax of Brown University and Jason Fridley of Syracuse University aren't proposing a novel idea to explain species invasiveness . In fact, Charles ...

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