Archived News for 2001

January 2001

ECU study shows sentinel node biopsy effective tool in breast cancer treatment

February 2001

Thomas named interim dean of School of Allied Health Sciences

March 2001

Kragel Likes Challenge of Being Interim Dean

April 2001

Photodynamic therapy offers new hope for cancer patients

Layman earns national association fellow status

May 2001

ECU ranks in annual magazine survey

ECU aims for speedier scheduling

ECU to award honorary degree

ECU surgeon receives UNC's highest faculty honor

Doctorate approved for School of Nursing

June 2001

Medical student receives Hughes fellowship at NIH

Brody School of Medicine recognized for graduates headed for family medicine

Byrd receives university teaching award

July 2001

Hispanics more likely to die in crashes, ECU study shows

Infant boys from Mongolia arrive for heart surgery here

Research shows smoking one cigarette affects heart

Mongolian children doing well after heart surgery

August 2001

ECU Telemedicine Center, School for the Deaf link up

ECU emergency medicine ranks highly in research

October 2001

Two incredible decades: 20 years of graduates and 20 years of growth

Attack on America: Shock, horror and prayers for healing follow attacks

ECU Psychologist notes sex-related differences

November 2001

Medical center ready if terrorists strike

Hospitalists: A plus for patient care

ECU researcher seeks vaccine for biological warfare agent

December 2001

Frail stay well thanks to program

Students named Schweitzer Fellows at medical school

Medical school receives grant for HIV clinic pharmacist

Carotid artery angioplasty offers patients alternative to surgery

Studies to test effectiveness of pain medication for OB/GYN surgeries