Category: Health & Fitness

Jean Lange

Founding Dean of the Quinnipiac University School of Nursing to Serve as Honorary Chairwoman of Oct. 6 Diabetes Walk

Jean Lange, founding dean of the School of Nursing atQuinnipiac University, will serve as honorary chairwoman of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation’s North Haven Walk to Cure Diabetes on Sunday, Oct. 6. Lange will be chairwoman for the

Frank Netter School Dedication

More Than 300 Attend the Dedication of the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University

[box]Quinnipiac University Chairman of the Board of Trustees Richard Howard, Jean Lange, founding dean of the School of Nursing, Dr. Bruce Koeppen, founding dean of the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine, Kimberly Hartmann,

Escape Fire Movie

Quinnipiac University to Screen ‘Escape Fire: The Fight to Rescue American Healthcare’ Sept. 17

Quinnipiac University’s Primary Care Progress chapter will present a screening of “Escape Fire: The Fight to Rescue American Healthcare” at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 17, in the auditorium at the Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health

Couple Contributes $1 Million to Create the William and Barbara Weldon Chair in Rehabilitation Medicine

A vice chairman of Quinnipiac University’s Board of Trustees and his wife, both alumni of the university,  have donated $1 million to endow a chair in Quinnipiac’s new Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine. The university has

Waterbury Hospital and Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University Sign Five-Year Clinical Affiliation Agreement

The Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University has signed a five-year clinical affiliation with Waterbury Hospital. The state’s new $100 million medical school’s inaugural class of 60 students started classes Aug. 19. “Waterbury

NHSC Mighty Max Heart

North Haven Soccer Club Hosts Benefit for Ailing Child

On Saturday, August 10th at Memorial Field in North Haven, soccer players of all ages will come together to help a little boy in need of a new heart. Max Johnson is two and a

Cory Boyd

Quinnipiac University Unveils Online Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program

Quinnipiac University has unveiled a new online program to both meet the individual needs of employed registered nurses as well as the societal needs for a better educated nursing workforce. The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN

“Run for Your Life” & “Cow Chip Bingo”

The Quinnipiac University Physician Assistant Society will host the 15th annual “Run For Your Life” 5K Road Race and 14th annual “Cow Chip Bingo” starting at 9 a.m. on Saturday, April 13, at the North Haven Campus, 370 Bassett Road. The

Bill Introduced by Sen. Fasano to Require Newborn Screening for ALD Passes Public Health Committee

The Connecticut General Assembly’s Public Health Committee gave its approval today to S.B. 465, AN ACT REQUIREING NEWBORN SCREENING FOR ADRENOLEUKODYSTROPHY. The bill now heads to the state Senate. Adrenoluekodystrophy (ALD) affects the tissue lining

Sen. Fasano Introduces Bipartisan Bill Seeking Newborn Screening for Life Threatening Disorder

Hartford, CT – “If they are identified and treated early, the majority can remain asymptomatic.” These are the words of Dr. Jack Kelley, whose son Brian (24) has been quietly but doggedly fighting a rare

School Raises Money for 6-year-old In Need of New Heart

[box]by Jeff Valin / WTNH[/box] As the old saying goes, the pen is mightier than the sword, but the students at a North Haven elementary school hope the penny is even mightier as they go

Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University Launching a Body Donation Program

The Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University is launching a body donation program. Bodies donated to the program at Connecticut’s newest medical school will be used to supplement the supply that is being used to