Category: Health & Fitness

Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University awarded full accreditation by LCME

The accreditation comes as the 59 members of the school’s inaugural class prepare to receive their MD degrees on May 14, 2017.

/ March 9, 2017

Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University to recognize ‘Rare Disease Day’ with lecture and panel discussion on Feb. 27

Pramod, who is a professor of medicine and of pediatrics and professor of cellular and molecular physiology at the Yale School of Medicine, will discuss “Gaucher Disease: Transformative Therapeutic Breakthroughs in Rare Disease, Expanding Opportunities for Novel Therapies of Common...

/ February 16, 2017

Quinnipiac University to host two information sessions for prospective graduate students on March 25

Both sessions will include an overview of graduate admissions and financial aid. Students also will have an opportunity to participate in breakout sessions with the program directors.

/ February 8, 2017

Quinnipiac University medical school students to gather today to call U.S. senators to block repeal of the Affordable Care Act

The students will gather in the Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, MNH 204, on Quinnipiac’s North Haven Campus, 370 Bassett Road, to activate a Doctors for America phone bank.

/ January 18, 2017

Quinnipiac University to host biobusiness forum

The program, which runs from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., is free and open the public.

/ January 12, 2017

Physical Therapy National Pro Bono Honor Society recognizes 13 Quinnipiac University students

Students recognized by the society must exhibit exemplary service and volunteer at least 30 hours to the Volunteers In Service Impacting Our Neighborhood (VISION) Physical Therapy Clinic, a student-run inter-professional pro bono clinic that provides rehabilitation to uninsured residents in...

/ December 9, 2016

Quinnipiac University to host Nov. 8 forum ‘Bed Bugs Meet the Law’

On October 1, 2016, the Public Act 16-51, “An Act Concerning the Rights and Responsibilities of Landlords and Tenant Regarding the Treatment of Bed Bug Infestations” took effect. It provides a legal framework for landlords and tenants to respond to...

/ November 4, 2016

Quinnipiac University student nurses learn about program that teaches girls about the importance of breast exams

Nilan recently made a presentation to the student nurses about the “Get in Touch Foundation,” which strives to educate women and men of all ages about breast cancer awareness.

/ November 3, 2016

Dr. Charles Atkins to headline program on the opioid epidemic Nov. 18 at Quinnipiac University

This day-long workshop will explore how we got to where we are and which strategies, including medication-assisted treatment and legislative changes, are being implemented to turn back the tide of disability and death.

/ November 1, 2016

Haverford College professor to discuss her book on ‘Ethical Loneliness’ at Quinnipiac University School of Law Center on Nov. 7

Jill Stauffer, associate professor at Haverford College, will discuss her book, “Ethical Loneliness: The Injustice of Not Being Heard,” on Monday, Nov. 7.

/ October 27, 2016

Richard A. Zeff appointed chair of medical sciences & senior associate dean of scholarship at Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University

In his new position, Zeff oversees approximately 30 faculty members in the Department of Medical Sciences and is responsible for the departmental budget, recruiting and maintaining faculty, mentoring junior faculty and developing areas of scholarship in medical education and research...

/ October 27, 2016