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New Winship Phase I Clinical Trials Unit Opens

Dec. 11, 2018

Researchers receive $600,000 to study poultry-carried pathogens and prevention strategies in Mozambique

Dec. 10, 2018

Emory Proton Therapy Center celebrates official opening in Midtown Atlanta

Dec. 6, 2018

Emory-led PTSD study of combat veterans finds similar outcomes among common therapies

Dec. 5, 2018

Power and precision: Emory Proton Therapy Center officially opens

Dec. 5, 2018

The flu is coming: Are we ready for the next pandemic?

Dec. 4, 2018

Zimmer, Stryker set to fight over huge damages award

Dec. 3, 2018

Giving patients a voice in their mental health care before they're too ill to have a say

Dec. 3, 2018

A clearer message on cochlear implants

Nov. 21, 2018

New peanut allergy drug shows 'lifesaving' potential

Nov. 18, 2018

Researchers assess frequency of head injury, evaluation in 2018 World Cup

Nov. 16, 2018

New Emory program will empower patients with mild cognitive impairment

Nov. 15, 2018

Rollins alumna and instructor, School of Medicine administrator, named president-elect of APHA

Nov. 14, 2018

Grandmother's kidney donation garners kidney voucher for granddaughter

Nov. 14, 2018

Emory nursing instructor wins District 108

Nov. 14, 2018

Zika may hijack mother-fetus immunity route

Nov. 14, 2018

Driving discovery

Nov. 13, 2018

Health sciences library opens 'Spirit Lives On' dementia awareness exhibit

Nov. 13, 2018

HIV/AIDS researchers discuss challenges, opportunities at CFAR meeting

Nov. 9, 2018

'Potato gene' reveals how ancient Andeans adapted to starchy diet

Nov. 9, 2018

Emory professor named to Atlanta Business Chronicle's 40 Under 40 class for 2018 

Nov. 9, 2018

Don't blame PTSD for Thousand Oaks shooting, say experts

Nov. 8, 2018

Sensitive cardiac injury marker could reduce stress testing

Nov. 7, 2018

Healing on the homefront

Nov. 6, 2018

Yes exercise really does play a role in weight loss

Nov. 4, 2018

Study: Majority of children unable to distinguish real guns from toy guns

Nov. 2, 2018

Instant soups pose risk for scald burns in children

Nov. 2, 2018

Emory Nursing benefits from experiential VA learning

Nov. 2, 2018

Lifetime incarceration rate of black men without high school diplomas highlights need for better-informed health interventions

Nov. 2, 2018

Marcus Autism Center Director awarded Ruane Prize by Brain and Behavior Research Foundation

Oct. 30, 2018

Mapping shear stress can help predict heart attacks

Oct. 30, 2018

Researchers receive $1.5M to study immunization programs with high rates of coverage

Oct. 29, 2018

Emory Spiritual Health hosts interfaith panel on palliative spiritual care in Johns Creek

Oct. 29, 2018

Emory Orthopaedics & Spine Center adds two physicians to Johns Creek

Oct. 29, 2018

Public Health researchers estimate impact and efficiency of PrEP for adult and adolescent MSM in the United States

Oct. 25, 2018

Researchers suggest a global alternative for accurate child body measurements

Oct. 25, 2018

Emory ALS Center Director honored by Muscular Dystrophy Association

Oct. 23, 2018

Vizient awards Emory's Physician Group Practices for excellence in care in the outpatient setting

Oct. 23, 2018

The Marcus Foundation renews support for 15 physician researchers

Oct. 19, 2018

Hannah Cooper selected as first Rollins Chair in Substance Use Disorders

Oct. 19, 2018

Center for Neurodysfunction and Inflammation focuses on expanding field of neuroimmunology

Oct. 18, 2018

Emory names new director of cardio-oncology program

Oct. 17, 2018

Global Health Institute launches Refugee and Immigrant Health and Wellness Alliance of Atlanta

Oct. 16, 2018

JAMA research letter: New FDA regulation fails to close birth defects prevention gap

Oct. 16, 2018

National Academy of Medicine elects Emory President Claire E. Sterk

Oct. 15, 2018

Emory among Gilead COMPASS InitiativeTM coordinating centers with available trainings and grant funding opportunities

Oct. 15, 2018

Winship names two 2018 Winship 5K Endowed Professors

Oct. 15, 2018

Cells in "little brain" have distinctive metabolic needs

Oct. 10, 2018

School of Medicine faculty member wins Young Investigator Grant for mental health research

Oct. 9, 2018

Industry partnership accelerates atherosclerosis therapies to market

Oct. 9, 2018

How church communities can help lower African-Americans' blood pressure

Oct. 9, 2018

Clues to lupus's autoimmune origins in precursor cells

Oct. 9, 2018

Winship researcher honored as STAT Wunderkind

Oct. 9, 2018

Clinical trial testing vitamin and steroid combination in sepsis patients underway at Emory

Oct. 8, 2018

Pimples could be good for your grades

Oct. 3, 2018

Longtime GRA president joins Emory to direct new Biomedical Catalyst

Oct. 3, 2018

Emory University Hospital achieves Magnet recognition for a second time

Sep. 26, 2018

NIH $3 million grant will enable researchers to tackle sickle cell disease with new technologies

Sep. 26, 2018

Emory Johns Creek Hospital launches "Walk with a Doc" program

Sep. 25, 2018

NIH selects Point of Care Technologies Center at Emory, Georgia Tech for research network, $7M grant

Sep. 25, 2018

Calhoun named founding director of Center for Translational Research in Neuroimaging and Data Science

Sep. 24, 2018

Emory's Laundry and Linen Services are "loaded" with pride and perfection

Sep. 21, 2018

Emory receives $29 million from Wounded Warrior Project

Sep. 17, 2018

Engineers decode conversations in brain's motor cortex

Sep. 17, 2018

Emory Johns Creek Hospital opens 'Fast Track' to reduce wait times in Emergency Department

Sep. 17, 2018

Emory Healthcare and DeKalb Medical celebrate new partnership with events and sign unveilings

Sep. 14, 2018

Gift from Hemophilia of Georgia establishes newly renovated bleeding and clotting disorders center at Emory

Sep. 13, 2018

Brain and spine birth defects prevention far below potential

Sep. 12, 2018

NSF awards $1 million for decoding massive brain datasets

Sep. 11, 2018

Winship Receives NCI Grant in Multiple Myeloma

Sep. 10, 2018

JScreen highlights September's Tay-Sachs awareness month as reminder for genetic testing

Sep. 10, 2018

Synergy Award winners will further collaborative research in health sciences

Sep. 6, 2018

Emory Healthcare ranked #32 on Forbes list of Best Employers for New Grads

Sep. 6, 2018

Emory + Children's Pediatric Institute launches with focus on research and training

Sep. 4, 2018

New roles for Emory Healthcare's Peterson and Gartland as health care system grows

Aug. 28, 2018

Sensitivity to how others evaluate you emerges by 24 months

Aug. 28, 2018

Emory renames center Goizueta Alzheimer's Disease Research Center

Aug. 24, 2018

Looking ahead to new opioid treatments

Aug. 22, 2018

Researchers receive $1.7 million to help guide norovirus vaccine decision-making

Aug. 21, 2018

School of Nursing launches distance-ABSN program

Aug. 21, 2018

Group, recreational sports are effective for reducing chronic disease risk factors in adults

Aug. 21, 2018

Emory University Hospital ranked No.1, Emory Saint Joseph's ranked No. 2 in Georgia by U.S. News

Aug. 14, 2018

Emory School of Medicine names new chair of orthopaedics

Aug. 14, 2018

Winship names new fundraising leader

Aug. 13, 2018

Georgia Attorney General approves partnership between Emory Healthcare and DeKalb Medical

Aug. 10, 2018

Global health ethicist calls for establishing evidence base for community and stakeholder engagement in science

Aug. 10, 2018

NIH $2.2M grant funds research on heart attack treatments targeting immune system

Aug. 8, 2018

Emory University Hospital Midtown pilots new wayfinding system

Aug. 6, 2018

Global health seed grants support multidisciplinary faculty research

July 24, 2018

Emory hosts global conference on justice research

July 22, 2018

Emory's tobacco-free environment helps employees quit smoking

July 17, 2018

Dengue 'hot spots' provide map to chikungunya and Zika outbreaks

June 4, 2018

From Rollins students to CDC disease detectives

May 28, 2018

Emory medical students welcome, honor, and connect with distinguished school alumni

May 25, 2018

Study reveals how the brain decides to make an effort

May 22, 2018

Emory employees walk more than one million miles for Move More Challenge

May 17, 2018

Human health expert Michelle Lampl earns Exemplary Teacher Award

May 10, 2018

Through Coursera, Emory faculty reach broad audiences around the world

May 1, 2018

Mapped: The future of the School of Medicine's Class of 2018

April 25, 2018

Truman Scholar focuses on reducing health care disparities

April 12, 2018

Fighting avoidable blindness in Georgia and around the world

April 12, 2018

Emory SCDU participates in national Ebola transport exercise

April 10, 2018

Enhancing physical therapy with mindfulness and yoga

April 9, 2018

Emory team wins international global health competition

April 4, 2018

Bringing physical therapy to the ICU

April 3, 2018

All in the mind: Examining why the brain short-circuits

March 28, 2018

Georgia responds to opioid crisis

March 23, 2018

Emory conference on quality in health care is April 2

March 20, 2018

In medicine, 3D printers move beyond curiosities

March 15, 2018

Fourth round of Synergy Awards support collaborative research between investigators in health sciences and Emory College

March 15, 2018

Biophysicists discover how small populations of bacteria survive treatment

March 13, 2018

Faculty mentors help demystify the road toward retirement

March 8, 2018

Physician burnout: How to heal the healers?

March 6, 2018

Migraines: "Like an ice pick to the brain"

March 2, 2018

Register for the 2018 Move More Challenge on Healthy Emory Connect

Feb. 27, 2018

Remembering H. Kenneth Walker, MD

Feb. 26, 2018

ReSpectacle program renews patients' sight with refurbished eyeglasses

Feb. 26, 2018

New fellowship program for educational scholarship across the health sciences

Feb. 26, 2018

Life-saving predictions from the ICU

Feb. 26, 2018

Emory global health case competition tackles refugee health in Atlanta

Feb. 20, 2018

Inaugural event at Emory Sports Medicine Complex honors leader in orthopaedics

Feb. 19, 2018

An Emory clinic is transforming memory care

Feb. 16, 2018

Move More Challenge returns with new ways to track your steps

Feb. 15, 2018

Emory takes steps to prevent, respond to flu cases on campus

Feb. 13, 2018

Knocking out eye cancer twice

Feb. 9, 2018

Emory hosts community conversation on America's opioid crisis

Jan. 30, 2018

New method calculates equilibrium constant at the small scale

Jan. 30, 2018

Chimpanzee studies highlight disease risk to all endangered wildlife

Jan. 29, 2018

Calculations for the greater good

Jan. 26, 2018

Healthy Emory Connect is catching on with Emory employees

Jan. 23, 2018

Winship gives new meaning to the "Big C"

Jan. 22, 2018

From astronaut dreams to interventional cardiology

Jan. 18, 2018

Emory Healthcare equipment finds new life at Clarkston Community Health Center

Jan. 17, 2018

Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) launching Jan. 15

Jan. 12, 2018

Yerkes: Working to cure what ails you

Jan. 10, 2018

Healthy Emory Connect offers one-stop shop for healthy living

Jan. 9, 2018

Aversion to holes driven by disgust, not fear, study finds

Jan. 5, 2018

Healthy New YOU Expo returns with focus on fitness, nutrition, meditation and more

Jan. 4, 2018

Winship patient gives gifts, dresses up in costume to spread holiday cheer

Dec. 19, 2017

Raymond Young: Medicine for the body and mind

Dec. 18, 2017

New methods reveal the biomechanics of blood clotting

Dec. 18, 2017

Salty, sour, bitter, sweet success

Dec. 13, 2017

School of Nursing Celebrates Graduate Winter Awards Ceremony

Dec. 11, 2017

School of Nursing Honors BSN and ABSN December Graduates During Winter Awards Ceremony

Dec. 11, 2017

A new fuzzy face in Emory's Counseling and Psychological Services

Dec. 11, 2017

Emory Healthcare provided $73.5 million in charity care in FY 2016-2017

Dec. 10, 2017

UPDATE: DNP/MSN Winter Awards 2017 Postponed

Dec. 8, 2017

Crane's 'Eating Ethically' draws inspiration from Emory classroom

Dec. 6, 2017

Dunbar Earns Highest Alumni Association Honor from Florida State University

Dec. 6, 2017

Emory Healthcare Call Center honors a colleague with heart screening

Dec. 4, 2017

From tiny seeds communities flourish

Dec. 4, 2017

Behind the scenes at Winship

Nov. 30, 2017

Botanical medicine course takes multi-disciplinary look at how plants can heal

Nov. 30, 2017

'Paws' from preparing for finals with Woodruff Library's Pet Therapy Study Break

Nov. 29, 2017

Quilt on the Quad recognizes World AIDS Day

Nov. 28, 2017

Song named Edith F. Honeycutt Chair in Nursing

Nov. 21, 2017

New catalyst controls activation of a carbon-hydrogen bond

Nov. 21, 2017

eXtraordinarY: New clinic for X and Y chromosome variations

Nov. 15, 2017

Mandatory state policies work best to curb power plant emissions, study finds

Nov. 7, 2017

Building a framework for ethics in global health research

Oct. 30, 2017

CDC flu division director leads grand rounds on nationwide flu outbreak

March 7, 2013