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  • 2009 Tobacco Settlement Grants Awarded to Researchers

    November 14, 2008

    Drexel University College of Medicine has announced the research projects which will receive funding from the College’s portion of Pennsylvania’s tobacco settlement funds. Eight awards were made from 38 applications after a rigorous internal review process. They include projects in a variety of research areas such as cancer, Alzheimer's Disease and HIV.

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  • Drexel University College of Medicine Hosts World's First Single Port Access (SPA™) Surgery Course

    November 13, 2008

    Drexel University College of Medicine will host surgeons from around the world for the first ever course dedicated to Single Port Access (SPA™) surgery, a minimally invasive procedure developed at Drexel that leaves patients with a hidden scar. The course will be held November 17-18, 2008, in Center City, Philadelphia.

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  • Awards for College of Medicine Grants 2009

    November 12, 2008

    A scientific review panel met on November 5, 2008, to evaluate the 38 applications that were submitted for funding by the formula funds from the CURE settlement of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania with the tobacco industry. The panel contained faculty from the College of Medicine (basic and clinical scientists) and from other schools and colleges of Drexel University. The review was rigorous and conducted according to the traditional process used by NIH study sections.

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  • Drexel University College of Medicine Celebrates 10th Anniversary

    November 06, 2008

    Drexel University College of Medicine will host a celebratory dinner to commemorate its 10th anniversary and honor Drexel President Constantine Papadakis. The celebration will be held Monday, November 17, at the Westin Hotel's Grand Ballroom (99 S. 17th Street, Philadelphia). Cocktails begin at 5:30 p.m., followed by dinner at 6:30.

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  • College’s "Medical Jeopardy" Team Advances to State Competition

    November 03, 2008

    Congratulations to Drexel University College of Medicine internal medicine residents Joseph Vadakara, Vaibhav Sahni, Petros Grivas and Krishna Rao, who came in first at the American College of Physicians' Southeastern Pennsylvania Chapter Doctor's Dilemma Competition, held October 11 in Philadelphia.

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