Archived News for 2003

January 2003

Latest therapies for brain cancer now offered in Greenville

Nurse anesthetist program begins at ECU

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

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

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

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

July 2003

Grant to fund telemedicine at Caswell Center

Funds to provide dental care for patients of craniofacial clinic

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

August 2003

New dean named for Brody School of Medicine

September 2003

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

Country doctor museum deeded to ECU

ECU team completes 100th robot-assisted mitral valve surgery

October 2003

Officers named for board of visitors

Twin beginnings usually result in single births, researcher says

ECU opens new gastroenterology clinic

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

November 2003

Researcher Studies Warm Baths To Ease Labor Pain

December 2003

Cardiovascular Center named one of nation's 100 best

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.

Physician donates salary to promote palliative care