Microwave Popcorn to Particle Accelerators: Magnetrons Show Promise as Radiofrequency Source

Building on nearly 15 years of research, physicists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility are exploring magnetrons as the drivers of modern particle accelerators. This could lower the carbon footprint of these energy-hungry machines and help them benefit society far beyond the realm of scientific research.

Pediatric Mobile Health Unit Celebrates 25 years

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Event Date: Wednesday, July 31 | Time: 9 – 10 am CDT
Location: PASO West Suburban Action Project
3415 W. North Avenue, Melrose Park, IL

MAYWOOD, IL – Loyola Medicine proudly announces a celebration of the 25th anniversary of its Pediatric Mobile Health Unit. This landmark event marks a quarter-century of providing crucial health care services to over 157,000 children in underserved communities throughout the Chicago area. The celebration, showcasing Loyola’s dedication to making pediatric health care accessible, will take place on Wednesday, July 31, 2024, from 9 – 10 am at PASO West Suburban Action Project located at 3415 W. North Avenue in Melrose Park, Illinois.

Loyola Medicine Offers Free Cancer Screenings for Women at 10th Annual See, Test and Treat® Event

On Saturday, August 17, 2024, qualified women who make an appointment can receive free cervical and breast cancer screenings as part of Loyola Medicine’s 10th Annual See, Test and Treat® event. This annual event will be held at the Loyola Outpatient Center, 2160 S. First Ave., Maywood, Illinois.

JMIR XR and Spatial Computing is inviting submissions for a new theme issue titled “First Look: Early Research, Viewpoints, and Experiences with Apple Vision Pro in Health Care Settings”

JMIR Publications invites submissions to a new theme issue titled “First Look: Early Research, Viewpoints, and Experiences with Apple Vision Pro in Health Care Settings” in its new open access journal JMIR XR and Spatial Computing.

CSUF’s Scott-Jewett Fund to Provide $1 Million for Social Justice Programs

Cal State Fullerton’s Scott-Jewett Fund for Student Success and Innovation this year will back programs supporting a career development network for Black communications students; a performing arts student group that explores Latinx identities; and a leadership program for underrepresented women in business.

UAH helps Alabama lead charge to meet surging battery needs

With the number of electric vehicles (EVs) in the United States projected to skyrocket to 26.4 million by 2030, the need is great for not only producing, but improving, the safety and efficiency of the batteries that power them, as well as cell phones, autonomous unmanned vehicles and smart electronics. Researchers at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH), a part of the University of Alabama System, are doing their part to ensure Alabama is leading the way to power this coming revolution.

Hackensack Meridian Raritan Bay Medical Center Opens New Outpatient Rehabilitation Facility

“Our goal is to help our patients improve their quality of life after injury, illness or surgery,” said Anthony Cuzzola, vice president, Rehabilitation Care Transformation Services, Hackensack Meridian Health. “Our dedicated medical professionals will assess your condition and develop a personalized treatment program.”

Richard Rosen, MD, Receives Prestigious Award From the American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS)

The American Society of Retina Specialists is honoring Richard B. Rosen, MD, ScD (hon), FACS, FASRS, FARVO, CRA, the Belinda Bingham Pierce and Gerald G. Pierce Distinguished Professor of Ophthalmology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, with the prestigious Founders Award for 2024.

AMR Expands Clinical Research Offerings in the Carolinas with Waccamaw Dermatology Partnership

Alliance for Multispecialty Research (AMR), a leading clinical research site company, and Waccamaw Dermatology, renowned for its comprehensive, specialized dermatological care as one of the largest physician-owned and led dermatology practices in the Carolinas, today announced a strategic partnership that expands access to clinical trials in the Carolinas.

Die Mayo Clinic steht erneut ganz oben in U.S. News Rankings und verbessert weiterhin überall die Patientenversorgung

Die Mayo Clinic wurde in den heute veröffentlichten „Best Hospital“-Rankings des U.S. News & World Report 2024–2025 erneut zu einem der besten Krankenhäuser der USA gewählt. Die Mayo Clinic ist weiterhin bestplatziert in mehr Spezialisierungen als jedes andere Krankenhaus und die Mayo Clinic in Rochester und Arizona stehen wieder auf der „Honor Roll“.

The Mount Sinai Hospital Ranked Among Top in the Nation by U.S. News & World Report®; Department of Geriatrics Claims No. 1 Spot in Specialty Rankings

The Mount Sinai Hospital, the flagship hospital of Mount Sinai Health System, was listed among the nation’s top hospitals for care excellence by U.S. News & World Report®, marking the ninth straight year the hospital has been listed among the top 20 in the country on the publication’s “Honor Roll.”

حصلت مايو كلينك مرة أخرى على المراكز الأولى في تصنيفات U.S. NEWS مواصلة بذلك تحويل الرعاية الشخصية للأشخاص في كل مكان

روتشستر، ولاية مينيسوتا — حظيت مايو كلينك مرة أخرى بلقب أفضل مستشفى في الولايات المتحدة وفقًا لتصنيفات “أفضل المستشفيات” لعامي 2024-2025 التي تصدرها U.S. News & World Report والمنشورة اليوم. ولا تزال مايو كلينك تحتل المرتبة الأولى في تخصصات كثيرة أكثر من أي مستشفى آخر، كما أُدرجت مايو كلينك في روتشستر وأريزونا مرة أخرى في قائمة الشرف. تواصل U.S. News تصنيف المستشفيات تصنيفًا عدديًا داخل الولايات المتحدة، وتواصل مايو كلينك بدورها احتلالها المرتبة الأولى في تصنيفات U.S. News في ولايات مينيسوتا وأريزونا وفلوريدا.

LANGaware awarded Patient Engagement Solutions agreement with Premier, Inc. for Early Detection of Cognitive and Behavioral Health Diseases

LANGaware, a pioneering AI-driven healthcare technology company, has been awarded a national group purchasing agreement for Patient Engagement Solutions with Premier, Inc.

Six Entrepreneurs in the Americas Selected as Regional Finalists for Premier Social Innovation Accelerator

The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) has announced the regional finalists of the 2024 ASME Innovation Showcase (ISHOW), the prestigious international accelerator of hardware-led social innovation. Six social ventures from throughout the Americas will pitch their innovative solutions and participate in an extensive design and engineering review with judges in a virtual event beginning Tuesday, July 23.

Dr. Tanya Stoyanova receives $1.8 million to reveal new treatment strategies for advanced prostate cancer

Dr. Tanya Stoyanova, associate professor of molecular and medical pharmacology and urology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA(Link is external) (Link opens in new window), was awarded a $1.8 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to identify new drivers and test new therapeutic strategies for advanced treatment-resistant prostate cancer.

FAU Nursing Faculty Named Fellows of the American Academy of Nursing

The 2024 Class of Fellows, selected from a competitive pool of applicants, represents a cross-section of nursing’s most dynamic leaders who are making positive change in their systems and communities to champion health and wellness.

MedStar Washington Hospital Center Ranks Among Nation’s Best Hospitals and Shares the #1 Spot in the Washington Region

MedStar Washington Hospital Center is tied for the #1 hospital in the Washington metro region in the 2024-2025 edition of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals. Additionally, two of MedStar Washington’s clinical programs are nationally ranked. Cardiology, Heart & Vascular Surgery again ranked at #38 in the country.

Phil Anglewicz Named Director of the William H. Gates Sr. Institute for Population and Reproductive Health

Philip Anglewicz, PhD, MA, has been named the director of the William H. Gates Sr. Institute for Population and Reproductive Health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Anglewicz succeeds Jose “Oying” G. Rimon II, who is retiring after serving as the Institute’s director since 2014. Anglewicz assumed his new role July 1.

Cedars-Sinai Again Ranked in Top Tier of U.S. Hospitals

Cedars-Sinai has been named to the Honor Roll for the ninth consecutive year in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Hospitals 2024-25” rankings.

MD Anderson ranked No. 1 in the nation for cancer care

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center today was ranked number one in the nation for cancer care in U.S. News & World Report’s 2024-25 “Best Hospitals” survey. Since the survey’s inception in 1990, MD Anderson has consistently been one of the top two hospitals in the nation for cancer care, and it has maintained the top ranking for the past 10 years.