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Another Ebola outbreak


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Disease outbreak news 10 May 2018 On 8 May 2018, WHO was notified by the Ministry of Health of the Democratic Republic of the Congo of two confirmed cases of Ebola virus disease occurring in Bikoro health zone, Equateur province.
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2018-05-12

A Need Assessment for Faculty Development in Baccalaureate Nursing Programs in Pakistan


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A needs assessment was undertaken for faculty development needs of nurse educators teaching in baccalaureate nursing education programs across Pakistan.
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2018-04-23

Cancer and mental disorder


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Temporal order of cancers and mental disorders in an adult population.
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2018-04-20

Ten principles for effective clinical teaching


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Claudio Violato is professor and assistant dean for Assessment and Evaluation at the University of Minnesota Medical School. He has published 10 books and more than 200 scientific and technical articles. His newest book, “Assessing Competence in Medicine and Allied Health Professions,” will be published this year by CRC Press, Taylor & Francis.
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2018-04-01

Designing and implementing a worldwide assessment and evaluation system


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The next webinar in the AMEE-GAME 2018 Webinar series will be presented by IGME graduate Dr. Miriam Uhlmann and Dr. Michael Cunningham - "Designing and implementing a worldwide assessment and evaluation system" on Thursday 12 April 2018 at 14:00 (2pm) BST/UK
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2018-04-01

On Becoming Trauma-Informed: Role of the Adverse Childhood Experiences Survey...


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On Becoming Trauma-Informed: Role of the Adverse Childhood Experiences Survey in Tertiary Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services and the Association with Standard Measures of Impairment and Severity
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2018-01-18

2018 Leadership Award Competition - Deadline May 1, 2018


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The Center for Leadership (CFL) at Florida International University is pleased to sponsor the Alvah H. Chapman Jr. Outstanding Dissertation Award in partnership with the Network of Leadership Scholars (NLS). This award honors an individual whose dissertation makes an outstanding contribution to the field of leadership. The recipient of the award will receive a $3,000 cash prize, be honored at the Network of Leadership Scholars meeting at the Academy of Management Annual Conference, and be supported to deliver an invited presentation at the FIU Center for Leadership. To be considered for this award: The paper must be based on a doctoral dissertation successfully defended within the past two years (after January 1, 2016). The student must be first author and will be the recipient of the award.
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2018-01-04

Important cancer screening paper for practitioners: not for those with cancer.


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From EVI - SCREENING FOR CANCER RISK: ESPOSITO’S IMMUNIZATION PARADIGM, CAPITALISM AND THE LOGIC OF FANTASY: This paper is about the biopolitical paradox by which, in the name of improving health, the medical industrial complex is progressively harming health. It is also an enquiry into the adequacy of a classical biopolitical theory, the immunisation paradigm, to explain this paradox compared with Marx’ and Lacan’s theory of the unconscious, and the logic of fantasy.
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2017-09-21

Fluid academy


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Free online medical education and resources.
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2017-07-25

How do physicians become medical experts?


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The distinction between basic sciences and clinical knowledge which has led to a theoretical debate on how medical expertise is developed has implications for medical school and lifelong medical education..... .... The findings support a theory where basic sciences and medical aptitude are direct, correlated influences on clinical competency that encapsulates basic knowledge.
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2017-07-13

Medical Science and Health Paradigm Change lecture


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Medical Science and Health Paradigm Change 13-14-15 October 2017 Ospedale Maggiore Niguarda- Ca Granda Milano
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2017-07-11

Publish anything for free no strings attached


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From giants of the publishing industry to art-school graduates seeking a first job, issuu gives anyone with digitally bound content the ability to upload and distribute their publications worldwide. In just minutes. And as often as they’d like. Each day, more than 20,000 publications are uploaded, including magazines, newspapers, portfolios, catalogs, corporate literature, DIY guides, community programs … you name it. Once published on issuu, publications become instantly available to active readers in every corner of the globe who use our site and mobile apps to discover and engage with whatever interests them. On any device. Presented in a beautiful, magazine-like reader.
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2017-05-13

Attachment Relationship Quality and Depression in Treated Female Youth


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Female depressive disorders increase throughout adolescence. Research implicates the role of family background factors in adolescent depression, yet theoretical models of development guide few studies. The relationship between felt security of attachment and depression among female adolescents undergoing psychiatric treatment was investigated with Attachment theory forming the theoretical basis of the study. Consistent with Attachment theory, the failure to experience felt security in her primary attachment relationship increases a female adolescent’s risk for depression.
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2017-05-09

AlcoRehab: Alcoholism Resourses


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The AlcoRehab team is a group of professionals who are passionate about helping those struggling with alcoholism. We are devoted to providing free support and resources for people who are fighting an alcohol addiction and their loved ones. We believe that by sharing information about alcohol dependence and its effects, we can help encourage those suffering from alcoholism to make the right decision and get their lives back on track. Our goal is to provide the best guidance and support, and in doing so help those who need help to find and pursue their best treatment options.
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2017-04-01

A new paper from Ioannidis: Does evidence-based hearsay determine the use of medical treatments?


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As in La Fontaine’s fable “Love and Folly” Medical critique and solution need go hand in hand.
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2017-03-15