American Medical Student Association

Type: Organization
Name: American Medical Student Association
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

NAM Youth Marketing Reinvents Enrollment Marketing With a Human Approach

(live-PR.com) - Numbers matter significantly in enrollment and admissions marketing, from increasing the applicant pool to lowering student acquisition cost. However, numbers can distract colleges and universities from their primary focus—making meaningful ... [Published Live-PR.com - 7 hours ago]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

Pay for Academic Leaders on Pharma Boards Tops $300K

Academic medical center (AMC) leaders frequently serve on the boards of directors for large pharmaceutical companies, and their dual roles have "potentially far-reaching consequences," researchers conclude in a new study. Timothy S. Anderson, MD, from ... [Published Diabetes Care - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 29 2014 - Updated Mar 29 2014 - 1 reports

Doctor training takes different paths

Medical schools produce two types of doctors, and when Roseman University opens its medical school in Summerlin in 2017, it will offer a different degree than graduates now get from Southern Nevada’s other medical school, Touro University in Henderso ... [Published Las Vegas Review Journal - Mar 29 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

CSUN senators accused of trading favors in exchange for campaign support

Written By Ian WhitakerCSUN Executive Board hopefuls Elias Benjelloun and Vladislav Zhitny promised special favors to a student organization in return for an endorsement during last semester's senate elections, according to documents obtained by The Rebel ... [Published Individual.com - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 23 2014 - Updated Mar 23 2014 - 1 reports

Students told road to becoming physician requires passion

DALLAS — High school and college students were told on Saturday that being a doctor is more than a job.It’s a calling, Dr. Karen Arscott, associate professor in Clinical Sciences with The Commonwealth Medical College, told attendees of the first pre-med ... [Published Wilkes-Barre Times Leader - Mar 23 2014]
First reported Mar 15 2014 - Updated Mar 15 2014 - 1 reports

Willoughby student is a member of the American Medical Student Association

Adam Spooner of Willoughby is a member of the American Medical Student Association. Spooner is majoring in biology.He is the son of Patricia Spooner and a 2013 graduate of Eastlake North High School. ... [Published News-Herald - Mar 15 2014]
First reported Mar 12 2014 - Updated Mar 12 2014 - 1 reports

Yale Targets Young Adults For Health Coverage, As Deadline Nears

A unique campaign spearheaded by Yale School of Medicine students to encourage uninsured young adults to sign up for coverage by the federal March 31 deadline has galvanized student groups across Connecticut and the country.The Students for a Better Healthcare ... [Published FOX 61 - Mar 12 2014]
First reported Mar 09 2014 - Updated Mar 09 2014 - 1 reports

Winter fun under the sun

It was a day that felt like summer but kids at the Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum were playing in the snow in a celebration of winter.With temperatures reaching the low 80s Saturday, the winter playday required more than one truck full of snow which ... [Published Santa Maria Times - Mar 09 2014]
First reported Mar 08 2014 - Updated Mar 08 2014 - 1 reports

A Tobacco-Free Conversation

“We all just got a letter.”“As I recall it was sent via email to all faculty, staff and students. It was an announcement from the Office of the President. That was the first I had heard of it, and the first anybody here had heard of it,” said Meg Kobe, ... [Published City on a Hill Press - Mar 08 2014]
First reported Feb 25 2014 - Updated Feb 25 2014 - 1 reports

Clinicians, Health Reform, and the Role of New Media

As implementation of the Affordable Care Act carries on across all corners of the health care industry, and touches lives in communities throughout the U.S., the need to ensure that clinicians and health care consumers are receiving the information and ... [Published Brookings Up Front - Feb 25 2014]
First reported Feb 04 2014 - Updated Feb 04 2014 - 1 reports

In Brief

KINGSTON: Home Instead Senior Care is conducting free workshops for families caring for loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia.The first workshop will be held from 6:15-8 p.m. on Feb. 17 at the Hoyt Library, 284 Wyoming Avenue. Topics include ... [Published Wilkes-Barre Times Leader - Feb 04 2014]
First reported Jan 26 2014 - Updated Jan 26 2014 - 1 reports

Terminology associated with the Death with Dignity Act

The following information about terminology related to the Death with Dignity Act was compiled by the nonprofit Compassion & Choices of Oregon (www.compassionoforegon.org):“Death-with-Dignity” and “Aid in Dying” are not “Assisted Suicide”As the public ... [Published Corvallis Gazette-Times - Jan 26 2014]

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"[G]iven the magnitude of competing priorities between academic institutions and pharmaceutical companies, dual leadership roles cannot simply be managed by internal disclosure. These relationships present potentially far-reaching consequences beyond those created when individual physicians consult with industry or receive gifts" they write
"And all of these benefits are exclusive to AED," Martinez wrote in the email, after the meeting. "The catch is, AED has to support them during campaign season."
"Most young individuals know what health insurance is and how it would benefit them," said Madrak. "But it comes down to finances. Our biggest challenge is making them aware of the tax credits and subsidies that can make health insurance truly affordable." For example, individuals with annual incomes of up to $45,000 who purchase insurance at Access Health are eligible for tax credits to offset the cost...

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NAM Youth Marketing Reinvents Enrollment Market... [Published Live-PR.com - 7 hours ago]
Pay for Academic Leaders on Pharma Boards Tops ... [Published Diabetes Care - Apr 01 2014]
Doctor training takes different paths [Published Las Vegas Review Journal - Mar 29 2014]
CSUN senators accused of trading favors in exch... [Published Individual.com - Mar 24 2014]
Students told road to becoming physician requir... [Published Wilkes-Barre Times Leader - Mar 23 2014]
Willoughby student is a member of the American ... [Published News-Herald - Mar 15 2014]
Yale Targets Young Adults For Health Coverage, ... [Published FOX 61 - Mar 12 2014]
Winter fun under the sun [Published Santa Maria Times - Mar 09 2014]
A Tobacco-Free Conversation [Published City on a Hill Press - Mar 08 2014]
Clinicians, Health Reform, and the Role of New ... [Published Brookings Up Front - Feb 25 2014]
In Brief [Published Wilkes-Barre Times Leader - Feb 04 2014]
Terminology associated with the Death with Dign... [Published Corvallis Gazette-Times - Jan 26 2014]
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