ECU News Archives for 2003

January 2003

Events to recognize MLK

Symposium explores fund raising dynamics

University investigates housing, dining allegations

Latest therapies for brain cancer now offered in Greenville

Nurse anesthetist program begins at ECU

Orientation scheduled for graduate social work program in Rocky Mount

Basnight to lead PCMH medical staff in 2003

ECU to offer master of public health degree this fall

February 2003

Diagnostic Dilemma Clinic may help uncover the causes of complicated pediatric disorders

Researchers study breast cancer drug resistance with $1.5 million grant

Kosovo children doing well after heart surgery

March 2003

One of ECU's own discusses path to scientific success

Students, faculty celebrate another successful Match Day

AAMC president urges professionalism

ECU alumni, student shine in NCAFP

April 2003

Community educators help fill the need

Sotir to address medical graduates

Cardiovascular institute planned for eastern N.C.

UNC honors four health sciences professors

Six medical students named Schweitzer Fellows

May 2003

Medical graduates challenged to improve people's lives

Shelton tells grads to make own opportunities

Skin cancer affecting younger people, dermatologists say

Agreement puts freeze-dried platelets closer to clinical trials

June 2003

Grant to fund study of possible asthma treatment from crabs

New devices keep arteries open

ECU students selected to meet laureates in Germany

ECU to launch new online newsletter, @ECU

Cutting-edge video helps researchers study foot problems of diabetes patients

ECU, Tulane Law School to offer accelerated degrees program

Talton receives long-leaf pine award

Two department chairs named

ECU Names Dr. Steven Thomas dean of School of Allied Health Sciences

Archeology students search for evidence that explorer lived in Bath house

Muse addresses community concerns

July 2003

Grant to fund telemedicine at Caswell Center

Funds to provide dental care for patients of craniofacial clinic

ECU, Chinese sudent share classroom, technology, friendships

Winnebago college tour

Medical center named one of the nation's 50 best for heart, urological care

East Carolina University commits to new dance facility

Rogers named dean of technology and computer sciences

Talton elected chair of ECU board

Four new board members to be sworn in

August 2003

ECU expects highest test scores

Eastern AHEC receives $145,926 for Health Sciences Academy of Pitt County

New dean named for Brody School of Medicine

ECU receives NCAA Certification

September 2003

ECU plans military speaker series

ECU pediatrician earns clinical scientist award from NIH

Sports clinic addresses health problems before they spiral out of control

Students, professors benefit from new classroom tools

Medical grads turning away from primary care, study shows

ECU initiates saferide program

Fall enrollment at record high

Emerald Eye Film Festival draws entries near and far

Muse steps down as ECU Chancellor

ECU reopens after Isabel

Country doctor museum deeded to ECU

Shelton: We will not stand still

ECU provost reassigned

ECU team completes 100th robot-assisted mitral valve surgery

October 2003

Caterpillar donates equipment to ECU

Officers named for board of visitors

Twin beginnings usually result in single births, researcher says

ECU panel aims for March completion

"ECU Family Therapy Clinic is ideal learning environment"

Reunion features US Navy Showband and South Atlantic fleet jazz band

Kimball to deliver Jarvis lecture

Search committee sets three forums

ECU opens new gastroenterology clinic

ECU interim chancellor, Greenville mayor promise progress

ECU lands role in NIH study of weight-loss surgery methods

Search committee chooses consultant

November 2003

Team builds bridges

Researcher Studies Warm Baths To Ease Labor Pain

ECU offers closer look at Wright Brothers' hidden images

Athletics director search committee set

ECU honors 2003 outstanding alumni

ECU receive $2 million for special education training

News doctoral programs on tap for ECU

ECU Plans to assess research organization

Search committee to start interviews by Feburary

New leaders named for research at ECU

ECU poetry magazine reaches 25-year anniversary

December 2003

ECU geography poster details hurricane phenomena

Pitt county teachers offer lessons in flight

ECU Trustees endorse increases in fees, tuition

Chancellor urges graduates to confront challenges, choices

Cardiovascular Center named one of nation's 100 best

ECU chancellor meets with community college presidents

Amowitz looking to improve the world, one day at a time

Scientist honored with university award

Craftsman begins work on bookcases for library

ECU, UHS summit aims to improve quality of life in eastern N.C.

ECU professor featured on Discovery channel

Physician donates salary to promote palliative care

ECU teacher training yields national award for students

ECU off-campus master of social work programs announced