Category: Health & Fitness

QU Physician Assistant Program Stresses the Importance of a Healthy Lifestyle to North Haven Students

[box]Quinnipiac University physician assistant student Jaret Williams, right, provided information about the importance of dental health to a student at the Earth Day Health Fair at ACES Mill Road School in North Haven on April

School of Medicine at QU and MidState Medical Center Form Five-Year Clinical Affiliation

The Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University has formed a five-year clinical affiliation with MidState Medical Center, a Hartford HealthCare partner, in Meriden. “The School of Medicine needs high quality clinic experiences for our students. I

U.S. News Says QU’s Physician Assistant Program Among Nation’s Best

The physician assistant program in the School of Health Sciences at Quinnipiac University was ranked among the nation’s best in U.S. News & World Report’s 2013 Best Graduate Schools guidebook. Quinnipiac ranked 11th among universities

Join the Marrow Registry, March 24, 2012 at NHHS

[box]Pictured: Deb with daughter Cassidy[/box] Deborah Ward-O’Brien lives in North Haven with her husband and daughter. She was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma several years ago, and is currently entering her third course of treatment. Deb’s

St. Baldrick’s Event Raises $50K To Fight Childhood Cancer

Last night’s annual St. Baldrick’s fundraiser held at North Haven Middle School was a big success. The event raised just short of $50,000 to help fight childhood cancer. The top single donor was current 3rd Selectman

QU’s Physician Assistant Student Society to Host 5K Road Race

Quinnipiac University’s Physician Assistant Student Society will host its 14th annual 5K Road Race on Saturday, April 14, at the North Haven Campus, 370 Bassett Road, North Haven. Registration begins at 8 a.m. and the

No Emergency Room, But Yale-New Haven Hospital Moving In

[box]by Kyle Swartz / North Haven Citizen[/box] Yale-New Haven Hospital’s second attempt to establish a presence in North Haven will be successful, according to officials, but without an originally planned emergency room facility. “We are

ARRT Grants Five-Year Recognition to QU’s Radiologist Assistant Program

[box]Pictured: Ramon Gonzalez, Director of the Radiologist Assistant Program at Quinnipiac University.[/box] Hamden, Conn. – March 1, 2012 – The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (AART) has granted Quinnipiac University’s radiologist assistant program a five-year extended

QU Physician Assistant & Nursing Students Bring Holiday Joy St. Raphael’s

Hamden, Conn. – Dec. 21, 2011 – Quinnipiac University physician assistant, nurse practitioner and nursing students collected, wrapped and distributed nearly 200 toys to children at the Hospital of St. Raphael in New Haven on Dec. 16. Toys were provided to

State Slates Hearing on Closing of North Haven Nursing Home

[box]By Ann DeMatteo, Assistant Metro Editor / New Haven Register[/box] NORTH HAVEN — Medicaid and Medicare reimbursement issues have caused a problem for the bottom line at a local nursing home that plans to close.

Medical Education Expert Joins the Frank H. Netter, M.D., School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University

A leading innovator in medical education has joined the Frank H. Netter, M.D., School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University to oversee ongoing development of the school’s curriculum and faculty. As associate dean for assessment and faculty development,

Clintonville Ban a Tough Nut to Crack?

[box]by Ben Lasman / North Haven Patch[/box] Discussing Clintonville Elementary’s recent decision to ban nuts in school due to student allergies, Chris Peterson wrote today on the North Haven Way: What if a couple of children