Community colleges continue to face severe shortages, so much so that some students must wait six years to enroll in nursing.
Would a medical school be the answer to Syracuse University's new push to become a bigger and better research university?
Just because doctors and scientists need to understand more than biology and chemistry doesn't mean that rigorous study of those and other fields isn't essential, writes Adele Wolfson.
U of California at San Francisco is about to ban sale of sugary beverages on campus. Will the policy make a difference? Will other colleges follow?
The country's only LCME accredited for-profit medical school is working to increase the number of bilingual and multicultural physicians in the U.S.
After one college faced criticism over transvaginal probing, officials at other health education programs say invasive procedures aren't typically performed on students, but are left to models and professionals.
Yale U.'s hybrid physician assistant program hits an accreditation snag -- a win for critics who have wanted the program to be evaluated as a stand-alone offering.
Federal appeals court says Case Western's medical school has right to revoke a degree over matters that go beyond purely academic performance.
The University of Texas System wants to create a competency-based pathway for medical sciences that will stretch from high school to medical school.
Three court rulings in the last year have given students with disabilities victories -- and rejected the idea that being deaf or blind makes it impossible to pursue a career in health professions.