Health Professions

Health Professions
Sep 26, 2016
U of Vermont's College of Medicine announces it will get rid of lecture courses and completely reshape the faculty role -- a first for a traditional medical school.


May 1, 2009
Caribbean medical school's suit against Arkansas agency takes larger aim at whether accreditors and state boards discriminate against foreign trained doctors.
April 14, 2009

Many community college systems around the country are just now discovering the lengths to which some of their students will go to avoid remediation.

November 3, 2008
Lower court's ruling would have made it easier for Californians with learning disabilities to seek accommodations on standardized tests.
October 22, 2008
Latino figures show substantial gain, due in part to opening of new branches in parts of the country with large Hispanic populations.
October 20, 2008
Maryland community college helps foreign-trained, immigrant nurses seek licensure and ESL proficiency to work at local hospitals.
August 20, 2008
In response to overwhelming demand for graduates, more institutions create pharmacy colleges.
July 3, 2008

In a state known for competition among its public colleges and universities, Nevada higher education officials hope a health care crisis will be the cause for cooperation.

May 2, 2008

With expected growth at existing schools and a collection of new ones likely on the way, the country’s first-year medical school enrollment is projected to grow 21 percent over a 10-year period ending in 2012, according to a survey released by the Association of American Medical Colleges.

November 7, 2007
Public health courses, still far from common at colleges, should become the norm, according to a consortium of academic groups.
October 17, 2007
Number of applicants rises by 8 percent and enrollees hit a record, as medical schools expand their classes in push to increase production of doctors.


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