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Schor to Receive Child Neurology Society's Highest Honor

Feb 21, 2017

Nina Schor, M.D., Ph.D., William H. Eilinger Chair of Pediatrics and the pediatrician-in-chief at UR Medicine’s Golisano Children’s Hospital, has been named the recipient of the Child Neurology Society’s 2017 Hower Award, the organization’s highest honor.

Evidence Points to Fish Oil to Fight Asthma

Feb 09, 2017

University of Rochester Medical Center scientists have discovered new essential information about omega 3 fatty acids contained in fish oil and how they could be used for asthma patients.

HEAL Program Offers Holistic Care for Victims of Interpersonal Violence

Jan 30, 2017

Victims of interpersonal violence (IPV) in the Rochester area now have a new resource that for the very first time gives them access to social, emotional and legal services all in one place. Overseen by URMC’s Department of Psychiatry and headquartered on the Strong Memorial Hospital campus, the HEAL program is a collective endeavor of URMC and several partnering social service agencies.

Philip W. Davidson Elected President of IASSIDD

Jan 19, 2017

Philip W. Davidson, Ph.D., professor emeritus of Pediatrics, has been elected president of the International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IASSIDD).

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