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URMC Researchers Receive $6.1M to Develop LungMAP »
October 29, 2014

Researchers at University of Rochester Medical Center have launched a five-year effort to develop a comprehensive map that measures lung development from birth through childhood. The project includes researchers from several other institutions and is supported by more than $20 million from the National Institutes of Health, $6.1 million of which was awarded...

Former URMC CEO, Orthopaedics Chair Establishes Endowed Professorship »
October 28, 2014

C. McCollister “Mac” Evarts, M.D., former CEO of the University of Rochester Medical Center and past chair of the Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, has committed $1 million to help establish an endowed professorship in support of the University’s orthopaedic educational efforts.

Pediatric Conference Honors Legacy of Dr. Friedman »
October 27, 2014

The Stanford Friedman Memorial Conference on Wednesday (Oct. 29) will give health care and mental health providers the opportunity to better understand the developmental stages and unique health needs of adolescents. It will also promote the need for better collaboration between specialists and the medical home for adolescents and the integration of developmental...

UR Medicine Offers Free Foot Screening for Diabetics »
October 27, 2014

People with diabetes can get a free foot health screening from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 1, at the Strong Wound Healing Center on Sawgrass Drive in Rochester.

New Network Will Tackle Global Health Challenges »
October 23, 2014

The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry will serve as the hub of a new network that will develop and carry out public health research and interventions in the U.S. territories in the Pacific and Caribbean.

Implantable Diagnostic Technology Advances »
October 21, 2014

The University of Rochester has received a second patent for an implantable biosensor that can provide physicians with real time information on their patients’ health. The technology is licensed to Fairport-based Raland Therapeutics.