Topics: College of Medicine Research
Richard S. Legro, MD, Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Penn State College of Medicine, and co-director, Hub Resource Capacity Core, Penn State Clinical and Translational Science Institute, will present his inaugural lecture, "Clinical Trials in Women and Their Tribulations," at 5 p.m. June 11, 2019, in the College's Junker Auditorium.
Bernice Hausman, PhD, Chair, Department of Humanities, Penn State College of Medicine, will present her inaugural lecture, “Literature and Otherness: What Reading Teaching Us,” from 5 to 6 p.m. June 4, 2019, in the College's Junker Auditorium.
Highmark Health and Penn State Health are making progress in addressing opioid misuse and addiction in central Pennsylvania, responding to the region’s needs with an approach that emphasizes primary prevention, safe prescribing, high-quality and accessible treatment for substance use disorder, innovative research and medical education, and community supports.
Babies exposed to opioids while their mothers were pregnant with them may need special care even before they start to experience withdrawal symptoms, according to Penn State College of Medicine researchers.
Chixiang Chen, a Penn State College of Medicine Biostatistics PhD student, has been selected as a winner of the Best Student Paper Award presented by The American Statistical Association’s Section on Nonparametric Statistics.
A project to better understand the issues facing rural communities and address a decline in American life expectancy is benefitting from a partnership between Penn State Clinical and Translational Science Institute and Highmark Health Enterprise Analytics Data Science Research.