Location: Penn State College of Medicine
Treating patients with dementia can be viewed as a difficult task for doctors, but Penn State College of Medicine researchers say storytelling may be one way to improve medical students' perceptions of people affected by the condition.
Penn State College of Medicine has been awarded a prestigious $1 million grant by the American Medical Association as part of a program aimed at transforming the way the physicians of tomorrow are trained.
Dr. David R. Gater, Jr. has been appointed the inaugural Rocco Ortenzio Chair of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and Penn State College of Medicine, effective August 1.
For many scientists, seeing the results of the work they do in a lab or clinical setting developed into a diagnostic or treatment tool that can help improve people's health is the ultimate career goal.