Monmouth physicians receive medical research award

Two medical research studies by resident physicians at Monmouth Medical Center received the top award in the 2014 Ellen M. Cosgrove, M.D., Housestaff Research Awards competition for advancing medical and surgical knowledge. The two studies received the Award for Overall Excellence, which was shared among orthopedic residents Adil Samad, Alexander… Continued

York to become regional campus

Beginning in July 2014, students in the Drexel University College of Medicine will be able to spend most of their third and fourth years at WellSpan York Hospital to complete clinical rotations. With over 260 students in each class, the College of Medicine partners with many hospitals and outpatient clinics… Continued

3-D printing aids in removing tumors

Recent advancements in 3-D printing have allowed mechanical engineering professor Wei Sun and his team of researchers at both Drexel University and Tsinghua University in China to use biomaterial to print 3-D models of cancerous tumors.Sun said this technological advancement will assist doctors in developing more effective drugs to treat… Continued

Medical students selected as Schweitzer Fellows

Three students from the Drexel University College of Medicine have been named Albert Schweitzer Fellows for the upcoming year. They will work on yearlong service projects that aim to improve health conditions for underserved populations in the Philadelphia area. According to the Schweitzer Fellowship website, it is “a one-year interdisciplinary,… Continued