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Northwestern University cancer center appoints director

October 19, 2014

Leonidas Platanias, MD, PhD, has been appointed director of the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University.

Platanias, who served as interim director since January, joined Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in 2002 as the Lurie Cancer Center’s first deputy director. He also has served as the Jesse, Sara, Andrew, Abigail, Benjamin and Elizabeth Lurie professor of oncology in medicine — hematology/oncology.

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CorT measures total corneal power

October 19, 2014
CHICAGO – At the Ophthalmology Innovation Summit here, Noel A. Alpins, MD, gives an update on the latest refractive measurements offered from ASSORT.
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Glaucoma products in the pipeline for Aerie

October 19, 2014
CHICAGO – At the Ophthalmology Innovation Summit, Vicente Anido Jr., PhD, CEO of Aerie Pharmaceuticals discusses the company’s strategy for focusing on…
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Data suggest link between likelihood, onset of multiple sclerosis, uveitis

October 19, 2014
CHICAGO — Nearly 60% of patients with multiple sclerosis and uveitis were diagnosed with each disease within a 5-year period, according to data presented here…
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Efficacy of Surgical Interventions for a Bipartite Patella

Bipartite patella is a relatively rare phenomenon. This anomaly is typically asymptomatic but can become painful with…
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Application of the Symphonological Approach to Faculty-to-Faculty Incivility in Nursing Education

Journal of Nursing Education, October 2014, Volume 53 Issue 10
The nature of ethical interactions among nurse educators is crucial in modeling ethically based relationships for…
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CorT measures total corneal power

October 19, 2014
CHICAGO – At the Ophthalmology Innovation Summit here, Noel A. Alpins, MD, gives an update on the latest…
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