A study by researchers from the UC Medical Center concludes that family
physicians identify errors and preventable adverse events frequently
during patient visits.
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Third Frontier Network Propels Genome Research
UC's Genome Research Institute was the host of the second demonstration
of Ohio's new Third Frontier Network (TFN), an effort to connect
hospitals and medical research labs across the state, making Ohio a
world leader in using technologically advanced networking to improve
health care research and education.
Soundbites from "Creating the Future"
The 2004 State of the Medical Center Address, "Creating the Future",
was presented on April 20 and 21 by Jane E. Henney, MD, Senior Vice
President and Provost for Health Affairs.
Lung Cancer Symposium
The UC Division of Hematology/Oncology will present the Fourth Annual
Lung Cancer Symposium June 19 from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Kingsgate
Couch Receives Research Award
A UC scientist who studies nutrition in the prevention and treatment of
diabetes and cardiovascular disease has won the Ohio Dietetic
Association's 2004 Research Dietitian Award.
Pharmacy Students Give Back
Students groups in the College of Pharmacy are involved in many
outreach activities, helping those in need in the Tri-State. This past
year, the Student Society of Health-System Pharmacists (SSHP)
participated in a stuffed animal drive.
Database Details Functions of More than 20,000 Genes
An international consortium of scientists has identified and banked
detailed functional information for more than 20,000 human genes,
establishing a connection between DNA sequence and gene function and
products, and to the clinical effects that each gene function has upon