Science & Health

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 […]

FIU’s First Medical Students to Receive their White Coats in Ceremony

MIAMI – The FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine will hold its first White Coat Ceremony on Friday, Aug. 7, […]

FIU Prof. Hugh Willoughby on battling hurricanes –

In a recent article, FIU’s own Hugh Willoughby weighed in on Bill Gates’ plan to control hurricanes. (The Microsoft founder has […]

FIU professor and humanitarian Dr. Pedro José “Joe” Greer to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

FIU professor and humanitarian Dr. Pedro José “Joe” Greer to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

Dr. Pedro José “Joe” Greer, chair of the Department of Humanities, Health & Society at the Herbert Wertheim College of […]

The 5 C’s of Flu Prevention

The 5 C’s of Flu Prevention

FIU’s University Health Services would like to make sure that FIU students (as well as the FIU community) are aware […]

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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 […]