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KU research could be a game-changer for athletes with exercise-induced bronchoconstriction
Feb 05, 2016 -- A research project being conducted by the KU Asthma Center at the University of Kansas Medical Center may help formulate a field screening test to determine if an athlete is at risk for exercise-induced asthma
Three KU Medical Center students earn Graduate Research Summit honors
Feb 04, 2016 -- Three University of Kansas Medical Center students received honors at the 2016 Graduate Research Summit at the Capitol on Feb. 2 in Topeka.
World War l and its impact on the nursing profession
Feb 03, 2016 -- A symposium is presented by the University of Kansas School of Nursing, in partnership with the National World War l Museum in Kansas City, examines How World War l changed the nursing profession
KU startup earns $300K contract to develop cancer-fighting drug technology
Jan 25, 2016 -- A University of Kansas startup company has received a federal contract to continue its work on new drug delivery methods for developing more effective cancer treatments
KU pilot study suggest specialized nutrition regimen helpful for bladder cancer surgery patients
Jan 12, 2016 -- A pilot study at the University of Kansas Medical Center suggests a specialized nutrition regimen can improve immune response and lower infection rates in bladder cancer patients who undergo surgery
Midwest Cancer Alliance teams up with the Kansas Masons to conduct a record number of cancer screenings in 2015
Jan 04, 2016 -- Working with the Kansas Masonic Foundation, University of Kansas Medical Center doctors screened nearly 2,000 people across Kansas for skin and prostate cancer in 2015
KU Medical Center's top news stories in 2015
Dec 29, 2015 -- The work being done by University of Kansas Medical Center faculty and students made national and international news in 2015.
University Distinguished Professor Emeritus Marc Asher publishes book on renowned spine doctor Paul Harrington
Dec 10, 2015 -- Marc Asher has published a book titled “Dogged Persistence: Harrington, Post-polio Scoliosis, and the Origin of Spine Instrumentation,” which examines the life and work of KU School of Medicine alumnus Paul Harrington
KU occupational therapy program helps Mosaic clients experience employment success
Dec 10, 2015 -- The University of Kansas Department of Occupational Therapy Education and Mosaic of Northeast Kansas are helping people with intellectual disabilities hold down jobs and participate in community activities
University librarians create digital classroom to elevate student research
Dec 08, 2015 -- A consortium called New Literacies Alliance, which includes the University of Kansas Medical Center, is teaching students how to become better researchers
Last modified: Nov 06, 2015