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  1. Minimally Invasive Procedure Significantly Improved Outcomes for...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Health News Digest

    ... reducing their MR with a safe, low-risk procedure," said Dr. Stone. Other authors: JoAnn Lindenfeld, Vanderbilt University, Nashville; William T. Abraham, The Ohio State University, Columbus; Saibal Kar, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles; ...

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  2. The CEO of Nasdaq took a project at age 28 that taught her 2 lessons...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... to the amount of years she's worked there. Friedman joined Nasdaq in 1993 after completing her MBA at Vanderbilt University. A few years later, Friedman, then 28, was put in charge of the Mutual Fund Quotation Service - a mini-business that nobody ...

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  3. Teen gives of herself for medical researchRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    Whether walking the halls of Marshall County High School, allowing her creativity to flourish through the art of calligraphy, or serving as a research patient at Vanderbilt University Hospital, Alec Jones strives to have a positive impact wherever she goes.

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  4. News of the Weird:Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Jewish World Review

    ... ," Bashinsky explained. "I think anyone who wants this job is insane." Bashinsky has a law degree from Vanderbilt University and was once among the island's homeless. He joins six other candidates on the ticket. [FLKeys News, 7/24/2018]

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  5. Louisiana efforts to fight opioid epidemic get nearly $30M boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Advocate

    ... opioid use is, it's probably worse," said Wayne Ray, the lead author and a health policy professor at Vanderbilt University's medical school. (AP Photo/Toby Talbot) ORG XMIT: NY647 FILE - This Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013 file photo shows pills of the ...

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  6. Heart failure patients with mitral regurgitation benefit from minimally invasive procedureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | EurekAlert!

    ... reducing their MR with a safe, low-risk procedure," said Dr. Stone. Other authors: JoAnn Lindenfeld, Vanderbilt University, Nashville; William T. Abraham, The Ohio State University, Columbus; Saibal Kar, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles; ...

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  7. William Glen Michael, CDR, USN (Ret) - GreenwoodRead the original story

    Saturday | GwdToday.com

    William Glen Michael,CDR,USN , 88, widower of Rita Rose Michael, resident of Morningside Assisted Livivng, died Saturday, September 15, 2018 at his residence. Born November 1, 1929 in Cincinnati, OH to the late Ernest Denzil and Velma Lee Jeffries Michael, after high school William graduated from Vanderbilt University in 1953.

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  8. Astronomers find Planet Vulcan - 40 Eridani A - Right Where Star Trek Predicted it.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | Universe Today

    ... Tennessee State University, the Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias , the Universidad de La Laguna, Vanderbilt University, the University of Washington, and the University of Arizona's Steward Observatory . For the sake of their study, the team ...

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  9. World-renowned sports physicist to speak at MarshallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | Huntington News

    ... the community and student body." Goff earned an undergraduate degree in physics and mathematics from Vanderbilt University and did graduate work in condensed matter theory at Indiana University. He has been at the University of Lynchburg since 2002 ...

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  10. Sanderson Farms, Inc. names Edith Kelly-Green to Board of DirectorsRead the original story

    Friday Sep 21 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... Kelly-Green holds a bachelor's degree in accounting from the University of Mississippi and an MBA from Vanderbilt University. She is a certified public accountant (inactive). Commenting on the announcement, Joe F. Sanderson, Jr., chairman and chief ...

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  11. Live BlogRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | Instapundit

    ... 83 per 100,000 people in 2016-the world's highest-was nearly 17 times that of the U.S. A new study by Vanderbilt University shows that the strongest factor in predicting whether someone emigrates from Honduras and El Salvador isn't age, gender or ...

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  12. Tar Heels Head to Mason Rudolph ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | University of North Carolina

    ... Sept. 21-23. This will be the second consecutive year they have participated in the event hosted by Vanderbilt University. The team also competed in the tournament each year from 2009-2013. The Heels will be bringing the same five as in the ...

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  13. Selby Gardens Names New Vice PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Sarasota Magazine

    ... a bachelor of science in psychology from James Madison University and a master of education from Vanderbilt University. Mischa Kirby, Selby's former director of marketing and communications, recently joined the Community Foundation of Sarasota ...

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  14. Vanderbilt launches tech program aimed at adultsRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 20 | Business Journal

    ... in the tech industry. "We kind of have a chicken-and-egg problem right now," said Doug Schmidt, Vanderbilt University professor of computer science and associate provost for research development and technologies. "We don't have enough big tech ...

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  15. More MD Visits Tied to Fewer Suicide Attempts in Fibromyalgia PatientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | PsychCentral

    Fibromyalgia patients who regularly see their doctors are much less likely to attempt suicide compared to patients who rarely visit the doctor, according to a new study at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Fibromyalgia is a chronic condition characterized by widespread pain with associated fatigue, sleep and mood issues.

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  16. More Doctor Visits Lead to Less Suicide Attempts for Fibromyalgia PatientsRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 20 | Health News Digest

    Fibromyalgia patients who regularly visit their physicians are much less likely to attempt suicide than those who do not, according to a new Vanderbilt University Medical Center study published in Arthritis Care & Research . Patients who did not attempt suicide were at the doctor an average of 50 hours per year versus less than one hour per year for the group who committed self-harm, according to lead author Lindsey McKernan, PhD, assistant professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

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  17. Sheffield debuts for Yanks, pitches scoreless ninthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Major League Baseball

    ... side injury, are from Tennessee. They'd crossed paths previously while working out in the offseason at Vanderbilt University, where Sheffield was drafted out of two Junes ago. Betts acknowledged Sheffield with a head nod before stepping in, then ...

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  18. More doctor visits can lower risk of suicide attempts in fibromyalgia patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Medical News

    Fibromyalgia patients who regularly visit their physicians are much less likely to attempt suicide than those who do not, according to a new Vanderbilt University Medical Center study published in Arthritis Care & Research . Patients who did not attempt suicide were at the doctor an average of 50 hours per year versus less than one hour per year for the group who committed self-harm, according to lead author Lindsey McKernan, PhD, assistant professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

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  19. More doctor visits lead to fewer suicide attempts for fibromyalgia patientsRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Science Daily

    Fibromyalgia patients who regularly visit their physicians are much less likely to attempt suicide than those who do not, according to a new study. Fibromyalgia patients who regularly visit their physicians are much less likely to attempt suicide than those who do not, according to a new Vanderbilt University Medical Center study published in Arthritis Care & Research .

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  20. You're Invited to the Oct. 12 Dedication of the Robert G. Bottoms Alumni and Development CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | WGRE-FM Greencastle

    ... Birmingham-Southern College, a Bachelor of Divinity degree at Emory University, and his doctorate at Vanderbilt University. (at left: Bottoms regularly taught a leadership class while president) His career in higher education began when he was ...

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