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Continuing medical education providers use Facebook Live to educate doctors

Dec 21, 2016

Physican personality "ZDoggMD's" Facebook Live course garnered more than 34,000 views and 600 comments during the live session of his first CME course.

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High rates of medical student depression: What do they say about our health system?

Dec 20, 2016

A recent study in the Journal of the American Medical Association concludes that 27 percent of medical students around the world exhibit symptoms of depression and 11 percent have thought of taking their own lives.

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Poll Results: Should medical schools be rated for their excellence in teaching, with the results made public for potential applicants and others?

Dec 19, 2016

The MedEdWorld poll in the last newsletter asked: Should medical schools be rated for their excellence in teaching, with the results made public for potential applicants and others?

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US Navy's surgeon general aims for reforms in military medicine

Dec 12, 2016

Nearly a year into his job as the Navy’s top doc, Vice Adm. C. Forrest Faison III wants to make wide-ranging reforms designed to better heal millions of sailors, Marines, military retirees and their families.

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Virtual Reality Boosts Academic Performance And Test Scores

Dec 05, 2016

Virtual reality is becoming an increasing trend when it comes to entertainment and recreation. But it is also being seen as a tool for multiple uses.

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HealthWatch: Clinic attempts to help military members overcome PTSD through virtual reality

Dec 05, 2016

A clinic in Florida is providing groundbreaking treatment to veterans and active duty personnel, and showing remarkable success in helping patients overcome combat related Posttraumatic stress disorder.

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New simulation rooms for Papua New Guinea medical training

Dec 05, 2016

Divine Word University’s Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) program, introduced this year, will benefit from two simulation rooms that are under construction at the Madang campus.

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University of Portland School of Nursing creates two new Masters programmes

Dec 04, 2016

The University of Portland School of Nursing master’s program is expanding its Master of Science degree options at the University of Portland to include an Innovation in Health Systems and Quality and Safety in Health Systems Program which will go into effect Fall of 2017.

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