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6th Annual Wake Forest Healthcare Strategy Conference and Case Competition

2015 marks the sixth anniversary of the Healthcare Strategy Conference and Case Competition sponsored by the Wake Forest School of Business and Wake Innovations. This event draws very competitive teams from across the nation’s top schools. The objective of this …

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Graduate School Alumni Works to Prevent Military Troop Injuries

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Dr. Kerry Ann Danelson

In 2000, Kerry Danelson, PhD, earned a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., where she first heard about combining engineering and medicine to prevent injuries. When …

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New Master’s Program in Health Disparities

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The WFU Graduate School of Arts and Sciences  is happy to announce a new M.S. program for fall 2015 – Health Disparities in Neuroscience-related Disorders.

In the past, basic, clinical, and community-based researchers operated in separate domains, often creating barriers …

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IASH Lifetime Achievement Award

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K. Bridget Brosnihan, PhD, professor of Surgical Sciences in the Hypertension and Vascular Research Center, has received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Inter-American Society of Hypertension (IASH).The ninth recipient of this award since its inception in 1997, Dr. Brosnihan …
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Biomedical Sciences – Onboarding Procedures

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Providing high quality research experiences for undergraduate students is an important part of the Graduate School mission. Such experiences constitute an important recruitment pipeline for our programs, and a critical opportunity for students to determine whether they are suited for …

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The 2014 Mike & Lucy Robbins Fellowship Award Winner

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Tanner K. Hill, PhD Candidate
Virginia Tech/Wake Forest University School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences
Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine

Research Overview:
We are investigating the synthesis and activity of hyaluronic acid (HLA) based nanoparticles (NPs) for the purpose …

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New MS Graduate Program Beginning Fall 2015

Clinical and Population Studies of Neuroscience-related Health Disparities

By 2060 in the U.S., current minority populations (e.g., black and Hispanic) will represent 57% of our population.  Disparities in neurological disorders in these populations are documented and these disparities are expected …

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