Science & Health

White Coat Ceremony to mark beginning of medical studies at FIU

Inaugural class will receive white coats and recite oath patterned after the Oath of Hippocrates on Aug. 7 at the […]

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FIU breaks ground on Ambulatory Care Center

Facility to be part of university’s Academic Health Sciences complex MIAMI – Florida International University will break ground this week […]

FIU researchers seeking participants for clinical trial focusing on anxiety problems among children

Now in the second year of a five-year study, participating families will receive state-of-the-art treatments and contribute to advancing knowledge […]

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CAS faculty awarded $2.75 million for environmental research

Professors to investigate whether treated reclaimed water can be used in the restoration of coastal wetlands in southern Biscayne Bay. By Susan […]

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Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach Residents to Test Drive Gas Tax Alternative

WHAT: Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties have been selected as one of six national sites to help field test […]

FIU to open campus health practice for faculty and staff

Starting July 27, FIU College of Medicine Health Care Network will provide primary care services Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 5 […]

Mild strain of H1N1 virus confirmed on campus

The Miami-Dade Health Department has alerted Florida International University officials that three students tested positive for the H1N1 virus, commonly known […]

Disappearing seagrass threatening future of coastal ecosystems

MIAMI – In the first study of its kind, Florida International University scientists, along with an international team of researchers, […]

FIU Wertheim College of Medicine and Baptist Health announce clinical partnership

MIAMI (June 30, 2009) Florida International University’s Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine announced today that it has signed an affiliation […]

FIU lab investigates the state of fatherhood

By Sissi Aguila Family roles have changed substantially since the 1950s. Mom now works outside the home. And dad is […]

FIU receives largest gift in university history

Medical school becomes Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine MIAMI (June 12, 2009) – Long-time university benefactor Dr. Herbert Wertheim announced […]

United HomeCare Services honors FIU community leader

United HomeCare Services honors FIU community leader

MIAMI (June 8, 2009) – Dr. Pedro José “Joe” Greer, chair of the Department of Humanities, Health & Society at […]

FIU College of Medicine students receive scholarships

Twelve of the 43 students who make up the FIU College of Medicine inaugural class have received full and partial […]

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Green Family Foundation gives $10 million boost to FIU community medicine program

MIAMI (June 1, 2009) The Green Family Foundation (GFF), a private, non-profit organization that supports social programs dedicated to improving […]

Expo to feature latest in disaster housing

WHAT: Disaster Housing Exhibition, which will feature temporary housing solutions for government entities to house disaster survivors and responders. Models […]