Posts tagged with: "Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine"

FIU-FAST team back from medical mission to Guatemala

FIU-FAST team back from medical mission to Guatemala

It was first come, first serve; so the patients, about 600 a day, camped out overnight and spent up to […]

Nanotechnology-based gene editing study seeks to eradicate HIV in brain of drug abusers

Nanotechnology-based gene editing study seeks to eradicate HIV in brain of drug abusers

Opiate abuse is a significant risk factor for HIV infection, and in combination they can have a devastating effect on […]

The fascinating history of hiccups

The fascinating history of hiccups

If you’ve ever had a friend try to scare your hiccups away, you know how annoying and useless it is. […]

FIU awarded $3.4 million in fight against Zika

FIU awarded $3.4 million in fight against Zika

FIU researchers have been awarded $3.4 million for research to combat the Zika virus. The projects seek to undermine the […]

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Rotary Club of Miami awards record number of scholarships to FIU medical students

Rotary Club of Miami awards record number of scholarships to FIU medical students

In 2009, the Rotary Club of Miami awarded its Thomas Brown McClelland Trust Scholarship to a single FIU medical student. […]

Medical students ‘call’ on lawmakers not to repeal Affordable Care Act

Medical students ‘call’ on lawmakers not to repeal Affordable Care Act

A group of Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine (HWCOM) students spent their lunchtime Monday on the phone. They were calling […]

What you need to know about preventing cervical cancer

What you need to know about preventing cervical cancer

January is cervical cancer awareness month. Every year more than 12,000 women in the United States get cervical cancer, and […]

Invest in people this year: Become a mentor

Invest in people this year: Become a mentor

Lose weight and save money are often at the top of our New Year’s resolutions. While investing in your health and budget […]

5 easy tips to get back in shape after the holidays

5 easy tips to get back in shape after the holidays

The holidays are history, but you’ll still have the wonderful memories, and oh yes, that other reminder of the good […]

FIU 2017 Presidential Inauguration experts

FIU 2017 Presidential Inauguration experts

Florida International University has several experts on local, state, national and international politics, as well as other fields, available to […]

Book drive benefits NeighborhoodHELP families

Book drive benefits NeighborhoodHELP families

The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll […]

The art of faculty mentoring: Student-professor relationships benefit both parties

The art of faculty mentoring: Student-professor relationships benefit both parties

As an undergraduate, Shonda Witherspoon ’16 co-published an article in a scientific journal. Her identical twin Shalisha ’16 led the […]

It’s One Health Day. What does that mean?

It’s One Health Day. What does that mean?

Starting this year, Nov. 3 has been designated globally as One Health Day. Three leading international groups – the One […]

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Community members offer students unique insights into their chosen fields

Community members offer students unique insights into their chosen fields

Local professionals filling a need Having a professional architect help with your master’s project can take your work to another […]

Dr. Sergio Gonzalez-Arias to join FIU as executive associate dean for clinical affairs

Dr. Sergio Gonzalez-Arias to join FIU as executive associate dean for clinical affairs

Dr. Sergio Gonzalez-Arias, chief of neurological surgery at Baptist Hospital and chair of the Department of Neuroscience at FIU’s Herbert […]