Boston University Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. What Alabama's biggest hitters think about football's head-injury riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Alabama Live

    ... staff does a good job limiting the serious injuries. Doctors like Ann McKee, Director of the CTE Center at Boston University, said the long-term issues have just as much to do with the cumulative effect of standard hits than the highlight-reel ...

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  2. Possible link in Princeton, NYC murdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Lowell Sun

    ... Marcotte had been working as an account manager for Google since January 2015. She was a 2011 graduate of Boston University and a 2007 graduate of the Bancroft School in Worcester. Early said an autopsy was conducted on Marcotte's body Tuesday ...

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  3. Dad's heartache after Google worker, 27, raped, killed and set...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Daily Star

    ... urt Vanessa. The brunette worked for the tech giant for nearly two years in New York after graduating from Boston University in 2011.

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  4. US maternal mortality rates higher than reported, BU study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | EurekAlert!

    Despite the United Nations Millennium Development Goal of a 75 percent reduction in maternal deaths by 2015, the estimated maternal mortality rate for 48 U.S. states and the District of Columbia actually increased by 26.6 percent from 2000 to 2014, according to a new study co-authored by Boston University School of Public Health researchers. The study, published online in the journal Obstetrics & Gynecology , found that the estimated maternal mortality rate in the U.S., excluding California and Texas, was 23.8 per 100,000 live births in 2014- up from 18.8 in 2000.

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  5. Prevent Blindness Announces Second Annual Bonnie Strickland Champion for Childrena s Vision AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | Vision Monday

    Dr. Sandy Block, Medical Director, IEI at Princeton, Professor, Illinois College of Optometry, and Jean E. Ramsey, MD, MPH, Associate Professor for Ophthalmology and Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston. A A A CHICAGO- Prevent Blindness along with the National Center for Children's Vision and Eye Health announced the Illinois Eye Institute at Princeton Vision Clinic based at the Illinois Chicago College of Optometry as the recipient of the second annual Bonnie Strickland Champion Children's Award.

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  6. Heartbreaking tale of 2 Alabama RBs long after glory fadedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | Alabama Live

    ... increasing evidence head trauma is a contributing factor. Dr. Ann Mckee, the Director of the CTE Center at Boston University is among the leading experts studying brain injuries in football. Preliminary evidence, she said, suggests a connection ...

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  7. Patients' genes could hold the clue to reducing severe sepsisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... by Professor Evans could determine who will respond based on their genomic profile." A recent study from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) and Boston Medical Center (BMC) shows a significant decrease in severe sepsis mortality rates over ...

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  8. Law clinic goes pro as students and profs launch startup practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | ABA Journal

    Eve J. Brown saw law students get a year's worth of client experience at the intellectual property clinics she ran at Suffolk University and Boston University, but few found jobs in the field after graduation. Small IP firms usually don't hire first-year associates, and large firms for the most part weren't interested in her students unless they were at the top of their class.

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  9. Forward Operating Base Torkham, in Nangahar Province, AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 31 | The American Conservative

    ... were written by a man who lives by his pen. Which is now the case, following Bacevich's retirement from Boston University in 2014. Along with these qualifications comes a moral vision. Bacevich is a conservative and a Catholic, though not a ...

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  10. Jupiter's great red spot heats planet's upper atmosphereRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 31 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... with James O'Donoghue and Luke Moore. For a larger version of this image please go here . Researchers from Boston University's (BU) Center for Space Physics report in Nature that Jupiter's Great Red Spot may provide the mysterious source of energy ...

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  11. Karen Lynn Gorney to Lead Holocaust Drama from Silence at Theater for the New City this NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 31 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Other honors include: 2001 commission The House of the Seven Gables, MFA, Theatre Education, (Directing) Boston University, MFA Creative Writing, (Writing for Stage and Screen), Lesley University, Professor Salem State University Drama Dept. and ...

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  12. Bob Martin, choosing mindfulnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 31 | Burlington Times News

    ... them away from faith, Martin said, and he grew up an atheist. He grew up, played defensive tackle at Boston University, but suffered a career-ending injury. A friend steered him to law school at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, but ...

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  13. Westminster religion professor Cain publishes eighth book commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 31 | Fulton Sun

    ... Christian living in today's world," Cain said. The idea emanated from discussions with a distinguished Boston University religious studies professor several years ago. The two realized their writings and publications were directed primarily at a ...

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  14. Huge Audience Turns Out for AlphaGo Keynote at U.S. Go CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 30 | AGA News

    With over 600 signed up, this year's U.S. Go Congress in Boston has the most registrants in the 32-year history of the event and it seemed as though just about every one of them was crowded into the main playing area in Boston University's George Sherman Union Saturday night as AlphaGo's Aja Huang 7d gave the keynote address, along with Fan Hui 2P. The audience was spellbound as the two gave a fascinating insider's look at the two-year development of the AI program that decisively defeated Lee Sedol last March and attracted global attention to the game of go.

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  15. Hearing the call at Tanglewood: Percussionist works his way from stage crew to the stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 30 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... players each year than there are spots for at top festivals or orchestras. Salerni, who studied at Boston University, the New England Conservatory and Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, had been trying to win a fellowship at the Tanglewood Music ...

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  16. Simulation, data tool Rx for safer opioid careRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 30 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... reflective writing and other activities. UMass is the first of the state's four medical schools (including Boston University, Harvard and Tufts) to require opioid safe-prescribing training. All 300 members of the 2016 class of the School of Medicine ...

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  17. Top 25 San Jose Sharks under 25: No. 16 Daniel O'ReganRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 30 | Fear The Fin

    Daniel O'Regan was drafted by the Sharks in the fifth round of the 2012 NHL Draft. He's spent the last four seasons playing for Boston University, and was on USA's World Junior team in 2016 .

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  18. Bruins Development Camp Top 10 PerformersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2016 | PuckSage

    ... I wonder what he'll look like at next years camp with another year of building strength and endurance at Boston University. The first two things that will stick out to you after watching the Moosomin Saskatchewan native play are that he's speedy, ...

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  19. Dolan-ShafferRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2016 | Lowell Sun

    Tim and Molly Dolan of Tyngsboro announce the engagement of their son, KURTIS DOLAN, to COURTNEY SHAFFER, daugher of Marc and Patricia Shaffer of Merrimac. The bride-to-be is a graduate of Pentucket Regional High School and Boston University.

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  20. Concussions remain a concern in kids' sportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2016 | USA Today

    ... donating their brains to researchers looking at how head injuries affect brain health. Now, a new study by Boston University School of Medicine indicates that youth who have repeated blows to the head (in this case by playing tackle football before ...

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