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Notes on ESMO17: Public health on cancer

Clinical Brief – September 26th

ESMO, or the European Society of Medical Oncology Congress, is an annual gathering of cancer experts and patient advocates. Here are some studies from this year’s ESMO that may be of use. 712 more words


The week in brief

September 11th – 15th

Hi there, hope you had a great week! Here are your recent updates in the world of medical research and policy. 390 more words


The upper cut: Teen pregnancy prevention

Clinical Brief – August 29th

The Brief

In July 2017, the DHHS in the US announced funding cuts and an end to its Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program. 415 more words


For-Profit vs. Non-Profit Healthcare

In healthcare, there are two general types of healthcare institutions: For-Profit and Non-Profit. Read on to learn the difference between the two.


Like many other corporations, for-profit healthcare facilities are backed by investors. 203 more words


Under pressure

Clinical Brief – August 8th

The Brief

A study in Research Policy found that about a half of PhD students had psychological distress, and a third had a common psychiatric disorder. 303 more words


Medicare vs. Medicaid

There’s a lot of talk going on about health insurance, much of it about Medicare and Medicaid- two of the biggest insurance programs in the United States. 261 more words

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