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Dr. Souhel Najjar

Neurology is the study of the nervous system, most notably the brain. While the field has been around as far back as 2000BC, our understanding of the brain is continuing to evolve. 332 more words

Name, Please

Not much weighs less than a name. Still –

Names connote more than letters on a birth certificate. They are the blessings of our parents and the identity for our national placement. 1,101 more words

Sharon Pratt

Final Jeopardy 11-20-2017

November 20, 2017

 

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Famous Names

 

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She declared, “By blood, I am Albanian… as to my calling, I belong to the world” 8 more words

Buckeye Zealot

Dr. Harvey Cushing

This month, for the third edition of “Famous Names in Public Health!” I will focus on the medical side of healthcare by recognizing a figure who contributed significantly to the fields of neurosurgery and epidemiology, Dr.Harvey Cushing. 320 more words

Name, Please

Not much weighs less than a name. Still –

Names connote more than letters on a birth certificate. They are the blessings of our parents and the identity for our national placement. 1,110 more words

Inspiration

Dr.Virginia Apgar

This month’s “Notable Figure in Public Health” is Dr.Virginia Apgar. She played an important role in the development of a medical evaluation for newborns, called the “Apgar Score,” and she contributed to the development of an NGO organization that promotes awareness and funding for research. 476 more words

Final Jeopardy 8-10-2017

 

August 10, 2017

 

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Famous Names

 

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At a May 1989 ceremony in Cape Town, he received a Bachelor of Laws correspondence degree in absentia… 10 more words

Buckeye Zealot