Science & Health

FIU journalism project on HIV/AIDS to air on WPBT/Channel 2

MIAMI  – A 20-month project by Florida International University’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication that produced innovative reports on  […]

Prepare to Care for your Aging Parents Part II: An expert panel discusses key issues surrounding elder care

WHAT: A panel, made up of some of Miami’s foremost experts in elderly care, will present part II of the […]

Life in Moscow for FIU math students

Life in Moscow for FIU math students

By Susan Feinberg When FIU students David Shor and Leonard Foret packed their bags and headed for the Independent University […]

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FIU biology professor protects marine and terrestrial environments

FIU biology professor protects marine and terrestrial environments

On an average workday, biology assistant professor Deron Burkepile might be scuba diving in Key Largo or observing exotic animals […]

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Renowned nutritionist T. Colin Campbell to speak at FIU

Renowned nutritionist T. Colin Campbell to speak at FIU

Campbell’s seminal work, “The China Study,” is the most comprehensive study of health and nutrition conducted in the last 40 […]

FIU #1 in awarding STEM degrees to minorities

By Susan Feinberg FIU ranked first in the nation in awarding STEM degrees to underrepresented minorities in a recent study published […]

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Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipient and FIU professor Dr. Pedro José “Joe” Greer Presents Proposal at 2009 Congressional Black Caucus Health Braintrust

  Friday, September 25, 2009 – 2:50 pm to 4:00 pm Washington Convention Center, Room 146B Washington, DC MIAMI – […]

FIU offers aid to law enforcement investigating horse slaughters

DNA typing could help solve the case By Sissi Aguila “Be proactive.” That was the message, DeEtta Mills, director of […]

Renowned Chechen surgeon and humanitarian to speak at FIU

Renowned Chechen surgeon and humanitarian to speak at FIU

Khassan Baiev will share his experiences during both Chechen wars and discuss the nation’s current humanitarian situation. The Middle East […]

FIU to Play UNC in Coaches vs. Cancer Tournament

MIAMI – FIU announced today that it will play the University of North Carolina in the Coaches vs. Cancer Men’s […]

Meet the doctor at FIU’s new health practice for faculty and staff

By Sissi Aguila David R. Brown, M.D., is the primary care provider for the new FIU Health Care Network (HCN), […]

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Prominent Miami physician to lead neurology department at FIU Wertheim College of Medicine

MIAMI – Dr. Jeffrey Horstmyer, a leader in the Miami medical community and a senior attending physician at MercyHospital, has […]

Dr. Joe Greer receives Presidential Medal of Freedom

Dr. Joe Greer receives Presidential Medal of Freedom

In summing up the Miami native’s efforts on behalf of the homeless, U.S. President Barack Obama says, ‘It’s a life […]

FIU Medical Students to Tour North Dade Neighborhoods Where They Will Work With Families

 Students to meet community leaders at reception  MEDIA ADVISORY WHAT:  The inaugural class of Florida International University’s Herbert Wertheim College […]

FIU’s first medical students receive their white coats in ceremony

MIAMI (Aug. 7, 2009) – The 43 students who make up the inaugural class of the FIU Herbert Wertheim College […]