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MU School of Medicine Awarded Largest Grant for Rural Health Care in School’s History – KBIA

The MU School of Medicine was awarded nearly $ 5 million in grant money to enhance existing medical programs in rural Missouri, the school announced Tuesday. The school received two grants from the U.S. Health Resources & Services Administration, which will fund programs designed to address the doctor shortages in rural parts of the state,… Read More »

Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine holds poverty simulation – News at OU

About 30 medical students from Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine (OUWB) walked a proverbial mile in the shoes of those less fortunate during a recent poverty simulation. The Missouri Community Action Network Poverty Simulation (CAPS) was held Aug. 24 at Welcome Missionary Baptist Church in Pontiac, Michigan. CAPS is an interactive immersion experience… Read More »

New med school curriculum to emphasize patient safety

The Patient Safety Movement Foundation is creating a curriculum for persons going into medical school, as well as other healthcare professionals, to teach patient safety across the education process from freshman year through residency. The goal is to reduce preventable patient deaths, and multiple schools already have committed to the curriculum. They include Chapman University… Read More »