12/10/13: In the Fall 2013 commencement, the College of Allied Health Sciences will graduate its first class of audiologists with a certificate in animal audiology—the first certificate program of its kind.
12/08/13 Privitera Is New 2nd Vice President of American Epilepsy Society
Michael Privitera, MD, a professor in the University of Cincinnati Department of Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine and director of the Epilepsy Center at the UC Neuroscience Institute, has been appointed second vice president of the American Epilepsy Society.
Though the University of Cincinnati will close for inclement weather at 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6, the College of Medicine (including all administrative offices, the Reading Campus, Hoxworth Blood Center and Health Services Clinic in Holmes) will remain open.
12/05/13 UC's Jane Pruemer, PharmD, Named Top Preceptor at National Level Jane Pruemer, PharmD, a professor of pharmacy at the University of Cincinnati (UC) James L. Winkle College of Pharmacy and oncology clinical pharmacy specialist at University of Cincinnati Medical Center (UCMC) and UC Health’s Barrett Center, has been named the recipient of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Research and Education Foundation’s 2013 Pharmacy Residency Excellence Preceptor Award.
12/05/13 HEALTH LINE: Take Precautions Against Meningitis
Recent outbreaks of meningitis at Princeton University and other college campuses across the nation have students on alert, but there are ways to lessen the threat, says Madhuri Sopirala, MD, associate professor of infectious diseases at the University of Cincinnati and a UC Health physician.
12/05/13 IvaDean Scholarship Concert Celebrates Ten Years This Friday, Dec. 6, UC College of Medicine students will take the stage to celebrate a decade-old scholarship, named after a UC administrator who has served as guardian, mentor—and mom—to medical students throughout a half century of the College’s history.
12/05/13 Focus on Staff With Dale McMullen, Hoxworth Blood Center
December is always a festive month, and this year it’s even more festive than usual for Hoxworth Blood Center, University of Cincinnati. Hoxworth, founded in December 1938 by Cincinnati surgeon Paul Hoxworth, MD, is celebrating 75 Years of Saving Lives. Dale McMullen hasn’t been around for all 75 of those years, but he’s been at Hoxworth in a variety of roles for over four decades.
12/05/13 Repairs to CARE/Crawley Grand Staircase Back on Track
Repairs to sections of the CARE/Crawley Building’s Grand Staircase—the exterior steps leading from Eden Avenue to the main entrance—are back on track after a delay and are scheduled to be completed by Christmas, weather permitting.