Second Annual Week of Well-Being April 7-11 03.11.2014
The second annual Week of Well-Being, presented by Fidelity Investments, will be held April 7 through 11. Featuring five days of wellness-related events, this year’s line-up is an impressive array of activities that will transform the way faculty, staff, and students think about their overall wellness.
In her distinguished 25-year career at the University of Miami, Professor Doris Ugarriza has made a powerful impact on nursing education and research around the world. Now, the senior associate dean for academic programs at the School of Nursing and Health Studies is giving back to her alma mater and academic home.
Phishing is the act of sending a fraudulent email claiming to represent a legitimate enterprise in an attempt to retrieve private information from the user, including passwords, account details, and other personal information. Criminals are always on the hunt for new targets and the University of Miami is no exception.
The University of Miami Ethics Programs will host its 22nd annual spring conference in conjunction with the Florida Bioethics Network on Friday, April 4, at the Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay, 1633 North Bayshore Drive.
Demonstrating its push for excellence, the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine has climbed to Number 46 in the 2015 edition of "Best Graduate Schools" published by U.S. News & World Report.
In appreciation of the dedication and outstanding work of its employees, the University of Miami will host Family Night with the Miami Marlins on Saturday, April 5, at Marlins Park in Little Havana. Playing their third season in their new 37,000-seat ballpark, the Marlins will take on the San Diego Padres at 7:10 p.m.
With their proud families and friends looking on, nearly 200 Miller School students in the Class of 2017 were honored on Friday evening, March 7, at the 14th Annual John G. Clarkson Freshman Pinning Ceremony. The ceremony welcomes the students into the medical profession and into the Miller School “family.”
Iron Arrow Taps Six From Miller School 03.11.2014
On March 5, six highly respected Miller School clinicians, researchers, administrators and students were tapped into the Iron Arrow Honor Society, the highest award at the University of Miami. Iron Arrow dates to its founding by UM’s first president, Bowman Foster Ashe, in 1926, and honors those who best exemplify five characteristics: love of alma mater, character, leadership, scholarship and humility.
Second-year medical student Joshua Cohen has been elected to join a select group of educators working to transform how health education is delivered across disciplines around the globe. As a winner of the NCLEX-RN Content Competition, Cohen will develop educational tutorials to help nursing graduates prepare for the NCLEX-RN exam.
Lina Shehadeh, Ph.D., assistant professor of medicine in the Cardiovascular Division, has been recognized for her outstanding dedication to the mission of the Florida Heart Research Institute in the area of research.