VA’s process for determining TBI in veterans seeking disability compensation examined in new report

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) should expand the requirement in its disability compensation process regarding who can diagnose traumatic brain injury (TBI) to include any health care professional with pertinent and ongoing brain injury training and experience, says a new congressionally mandated report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and…

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Atrium Health, Wake Forest Baptist Health and Wake Forest University make announcement

CHARLOTTE, N.C., & WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., April 10, 2019 – Atrium Health, Wake Forest Baptist Health and Wake Forest University today announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding to create a next-generation academic healthcare system. This enables three visionary healthcare organizations to invest in the health and well-being of people throughout the region, as well…

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ClinEpiDB data resource releases childhood malnutrition and intestinal disease study

VIDEO: An introduction to ClinEpiDB, a resource for researchers to access and explore a vast selection of data from global epidemiological studies. Hosted at the University of Pennsylvania, ClinEpiDB has recently… view more  As the big data revolution continues to evolve, access to data that cut across many disciplines becomes increasingly valuable. In the field of…

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Life as a Runway: What 8 People Wore to the Retail Mammoth That Is Hudson Yards

It’s the shiniest Instagram attraction in Manhattan. Since opening in March, shoppers, diners and gawkers have streamed to Hudson Yards, the borough’s “biggest, newest, slickest gated community,” as Michael Kimmelman, the architecture critic of The New York Times put it. On a recent Friday afternoon, we stopped by its five-story retail center, stuffed with luxury…

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