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Rollins Foundation gift to Emory advances public health

Feb. 13, 2019

Researchers launch partnership with CARE's Tipping Point Project for Child, Early and Forced Marriage Study

Feb. 12, 2019

Emory offers new Diabetes Prevention Program for employees

Feb. 12, 2019

Public health researchers recommend reevaluating approach amid declining US life expectancy

Feb. 11, 2019

https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2019/02/12/1818494116

Feb. 11, 2019

Emory Saint Joseph's hosts Run for Mercy 5K

Feb. 7, 2019

Public Notice: Emory Healthcare Nurse Residency Program Site Visit

Feb. 7, 2019

Emory Healthcare partners with MedShare to ship medical aid to Tanzania

Feb. 5, 2019

Probing hyperexcitability in fragile X syndrome

Feb. 5, 2019

New Hope for the Opioid Epidemic: Medical Association of Atlanta holds town hall at Emory

Feb. 5, 2019

Support for new strategies to restore movement

Feb. 5, 2019

Laughter may be best medicine for brain surgery

Feb. 4, 2019

Research links fire retardant exposure to hormone-related DNA modifications

Feb. 4, 2019

DRIVe teams up with academic research consortium to develop deep learning software to provide early warning of sepsis in patients

Feb. 1, 2019

Emory University Hospital Midtown wins statewide patient safety awards

Jan. 31, 2019

Emory University's Serious Communicable Diseases Program receives contract to assess elastomeric respirators in health care

Jan. 28, 2019

Former NFL player works through cognitive rehabilitation at Emory

Jan. 27, 2019

Frontiers of the brain: Emory and GPB explore the mind's mysteries

Jan. 27, 2019

NBA Hall of Famer tours Emory's Serious Communicable Diseases Unit

Jan. 24, 2019

Tritt named chief medical officer of Emory Johns Creek Hospital

Jan. 22, 2019

Diet low in added sugars significantly improves fatty liver disease in children

Jan. 22, 2019

Emory Structural Heart & Valve Center announces new leadership

Jan. 22, 2019

Reporter's mystery illness leads to a challenging diagnosis

Jan. 21, 2019

Atlanta Mayor celebrates birthday with gifts to new babies at her own birth place

Jan. 19, 2019

Emory offers free health screenings, physician consults at annual women's wellness event in Johns Creek

Jan. 18, 2019

HPV vaccination rates remain critically low among younger adolescents

Jan. 17, 2019

HepVu releases state-level maps showing impact of hepatitis C epidemic across the U.S.

Jan. 16, 2019

Emory Healthcare and The Atlanta Legends announce team healthcare partnership

Jan. 15, 2019

Biologist recognized for commitment to mentoring

Jan. 14, 2019

Emory's experts line up for game day

Jan. 14, 2019

Restoring vision and hope to refugees

Jan. 14, 2019

Emory partnering with GPB on brain health television series premiering Monday

Jan. 14, 2019

Racial disparities in asthma related to health care access, environmental factors

Jan. 11, 2019

Uncovering more options in cancer immunotherapy

Jan. 10, 2019

Pregnant women and Ebola: NEJM perspective expresses researchers' concerns

Jan. 9, 2019

Emory Women's Center opens new clinic to serve patients in Johns Creek

Jan. 9, 2019

CDC-funded research aims to improve children's recovery from mild traumatic brain injury

Jan. 7, 2019

Pharmacology department name to include Chemical Biology

Jan. 4, 2019

Emory hospitals ring in 2019 with New Year's babies

Jan. 2, 2019

Chemical catalyst turns 'trash' to 'treasure'

Dec. 21, 2018

Seven Emory nurses honored at Georgia March of Dimes awards ceremony

Dec. 21, 2018

Emory University Hospital achieves meritorious outcomes for surgical patient care

Dec. 18, 2018

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

Human migration is a pressing public health issue, report says

Dec. 5, 2018

Smartphone app could screen for anemia

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

Sensitivity to how others evaluate you emerges by 24 months

Aug. 28, 2018

Special feature: The plant hunters

Aug. 4, 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

Combating AIDS in Atlanta

June 26, 2018

Special feature: Sara's Journey

June 18, 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

Emory conference on quality in health care is April 2

March 20, 2018

In medicine, 3D printers move beyond curiosities

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

Special feature: Heart storms

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

Healthy Emory Connect is catching on with Emory employees

Jan. 23, 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

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

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

Nov. 30, 2017

CDC flu division director leads grand rounds on nationwide flu outbreak

March 7, 2013