Location: Penn State College of Medicine
Educate, stimulate and inspire the future leaders of neurosurgery. That was the aim of the Fourth International Neurosurgery Resident Course at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center March 30 to April 2.
For 20 years, Penn State College of Medicine’s Mini Medical School has been sharing knowledge with the community on everything from heart surgery to foods for digestive disorders. This year, some of the two-decade veterans of the program look back.
Artists, health care providers, administrators and researchers from across Pennsylvania gathered at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center for the Arts in Health Symposium on April 4 and 5. Those who attended danced, listened to music, admired artwork and heard from experts about how to successfully integrate the arts into health care.
The Penn State Alumni Association honored Renee Donahue, a 2011 graduate of the Cellular and Molecular Biology graduate program at Penn State College of Medicine, with the Alumni Achievement Award on March 29.
A recent study, published in Nature Genetics, reveals that addictions to tobacco and alcohol may result from a complex blend of genes and environmental influences, and are genetically correlated to other health issues and diseases.
Kelly Thormodson, director of library resources for the School of Medicine and Health Sciences at the University of North Dakota, has been named associate dean for library and information services and director of the Harrell Health Sciences Library at Penn State College of Medicine in Hershey.