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A night in the life: Brown Student Community Clinic

02 Apr 2014 4:00 pm

On the fourth Monday of every month, first-year medical students work under the supervision of clinicians to care for patients at the Rhode Island Free Clinic. Read more…

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Scientists advance study of meditation

02 Apr 2014 4:14 pm

Brown researchers are developing new, innovative methodologies to investigate the mental health benefits of mindfulness meditation. Read more…

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Early neural wiring for smell persists, adapts

17 Apr 2014 1:50 pm

New research tracks the development of sensory neurons in the mouse olfactory system. Read more…

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Biology faculty honors

05 May 2014 1:45 pm

Faculty in the Program in Biology will be honored at the ¬†University Award Ceremony on May 5 at Sayles Hall.   2014 Elizabeth Leduc Prize for Excellence in Teaching in the Life Sciences Lundy Braun, Department of Pathology...

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MD’14 Student Honors

15 May 2014 3:52 pm

Members of the MD Class of 2014 were honored at the awards ceremony on May 23. Read more…

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Shift chemo to further rectal cancer care?

15 May 2014 4:42 pm

Study findings suggest that administering chemotherapy before radiation and surgery could help rectal cancer patients tolerate a full treatment regimen. Read more…

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Aronson fund honors founding medical school dean

24 May 2014 9:34 am

The Dean Stanley M. Aronson Fund for Research and Innovation will provide discretionary support for the dean of medicine and biological sciences. Read more…

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David Berson honored by Brown and national group

04 Jun 2014 3:54 pm

David Berson, the Sidney A. Fox and Dorothea Doctors Fox Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, has been honored with a University Presidential Faculty Award and the Friedenwald Award of the Association for Research...

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Researchers identify key protein in pulmonary fibrosis

13 Jun 2014 3:56 pm

A study co-authored by Jack A. Elias, dean of medicine and biological sciences, uncovers the role an ancient protein plays in the progression of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. More…

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BRCA test results alter patients’ surgery plans

26 Jun 2014 3:58 pm

A new study reports that 7 in 10 women with breast cancer will alter their surgical treatment plans upon testing positive for BRCA gene mutations. Read more…

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