Archived News for 2004

February 2004

Alternate entry MSN opens additional door to nursing school

Kerkering and Salgado take on infection, disease

NIH grant to fund study of infection

Integration efforts rank University Health Systems in top 100

March 2004

Clinic opens for ECU staff, family

ECU Founders Week spotlight falls on health sciences

Study looks at preventing post-traumatic stress in sexual assault victims

Match Day brings cheers, tears

Officials turn soil for 'Learning Village' on medical campus

Study to determine if exercise lowers heart failure death

Following a dream

April 2004

ECU recognized in annual U.S. News magazine rankings

Carroll recognized for teaching by national society

ECU physician's book calls inflammation a cause of disease

ECU study: PDT beneficial for patients with chest wall tumors

Kolasa named to committee on childhood obesity

Crowd celebrates reopening of Country Doctor Museum

“Real Doc Hollywood” to speak to medical school graduates

Physician returns to his African village to drill wells

Ugandan children doing well after heart surgery at PCMH

May 2004

Graduates head into residencies, jobs

Six medical students selected to be Schweitzer Fellows

June 2004

Governor says widening N.C. 43 will aid medical district, eastern N.C.

Fellowship address diabetes in region

July 2004

Cascio joins ECU to lead cardiology division

Grants to help fund health programs

Nursing school receives $647,000 to train family nurse practitioners online

Beverly Healthcare donates to Brody School of Medicine

August 2004

Eastern AHEC wins national award for school mental health project

Governor signs bill to fund ECU cardiovascular center

Students start journey with white coat ceremony

Bariatric surgeons join Brody School of Medicine

September 2004

ECU forms distance-education deal with Alaska university

Study shows detailed heart response to 9/11 disaster

BSOM reaccredited by national groups

International leaders in heart surgery coming to Greenville

October 2004

Physician and cancer survivor to address annual event

Medical Foundation of ECU names new leaders

Jenkins Center offers free breast cancer screenings

Allied health doctoral program gains committee approval

November 2004

Medical resident to be on 'Today'

Medical resident to be on 'Today' show

New physical therapy doctorate approved

Conference to cover community-based care of mentally ill

December 2004

State program offers seniors financial help with prescriptions

New cancer center director sees ‘huge potential’

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