AMA Announces New Resources to Train Future Physicians on Health Systems Science

May 13, 2019 at 04:15 pm by Staff

Building on its efforts to ensure future physicians are well-prepared to effectively deliver care to patients within modern health systems, the American Medical Association (A.... Read More

Accessing the Spectrum of Quality Care

May 13, 2019 at 04:11 pm by Staff

ACOG Wraps Annual Meeting in Nashville The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) has just wrapped the 2019 Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting. Held in.... Read More

Belmont, Lipscomb Partner on Honduran Pharmacy

May 13, 2019 at 03:34 pm by Staff

The Belmont University and Lipscomb University Colleges of Pharmacy have recently announced a collaborative partnership with Jovenes en Camino to build and support a locally-r.... Read More

Amidst Growing Measles Outbreaks, AMA Urges Public to Get Vaccinated

Apr 17, 2019 at 12:01 am by Staff

In the wake of an announcement by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that there have been more cases of Measles in the first three months of 2019 than in all.... Read More

Pivotal Clinical Trial Investigates New Technology for Managing Uncontrolled Hypertension

Apr 16, 2019 at 01:51 pm by Staff

Uncontrolled hypertension is a leading risk factor for cardiovascular disease related morbidity and deaths. Hypertension is now so widely prevalent that the World Health Organ.... Read More

The Biggest Threats to Public Health

Apr 11, 2019 at 04:52 pm by Staff

Opioid Abuse, Anti-Vax Movement, Antibiotic Resistance Loom Large William Schaffner, MD, a professor of medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases and of preventive medi.... Read More

Covering Kids

Apr 11, 2019 at 04:44 pm by Staff

THC, TDH Weigh in on Increase in Uninsured Children A recent study by the Georgetown University Health Policy Institute Center for Children and Families found a startling tren.... Read More

Severe Asthma Disparities

Apr 11, 2019 at 04:14 pm by Staff

Study Finds Social Determinants Impact ED Usage Racial disparities between asthma prevalence, severity and morbidity have been well documented in numerous scholarly journals..... Read More

Mark Your Calendar for Music City SCALE

Apr 11, 2019 at 03:55 pm by Staff

Aesthetic Medicine Meeting Set for May 9-11 The 14th Annual Music City SCALE meeting featuring up to 22 hours of CME for medical practitioners is set for May 9-11 at the Musi.... Read More

Public Health Happens in the Community ... Not Just the Clinic

Apr 11, 2019 at 03:49 pm by Staff

Public health is the bedrock on which the healthcare system we have today has been built. The purpose of public health is to protect and improve the health of people and their.... Read More