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Archived News for 2010

January 2010

ECU Breast Wellness Center accredited

Aphasia workshop set for Feb. 7

Best Banquet to be Jan. 23

Sixth annual Jean Mills Health Symposium to be held Feb. 5

Embracing change key to survival, Cunningham says

Rotondo to chair national trauma committee

Laupus Library hosts national traveling exhibit on women’s rights advocate, author Charlotte Perkins Gilman and ‘The Yellow Wall-Paper’

February 2010

Northeastern University soccer player and stroke survivor shares her story at Wear Red for Women

Medical resident taken by cancer

New clinic for breast cancer survivors opens

Social factors and obesity topic of upcoming Pediatric Healthy Weight Summit

New community-based service award available to nursing students

Panel to discuss professional and creative opportunities, restrictions for women in the late 19th century and today

ECU alumnus gives $4 million to university for School of Dentistry

March 2010

ECU 'tops out' Family Medicine Center

Bell of Hope dedicated at cancer center

Match Day to be Thursday

Brody sending 58 percent into primary care residencies

Nursing recognized for membership recruitment by national student association

April 2010

Women face challenges in academics, research, surgeon says

Nursing hosts Diversity Day: Up With Nursing in Haiti on April 15

Scorpion venom provides clues to cause, treatment of pancreatitis

Nursing raises funds and awareness about Haiti during Diversity Day

Dr. Paul and Kathryn Walker make unprecedented $500,000 gift

Professor receives national research award

ECU receives national award for sending graduates into family medicine

Nursing student elected to national association board, receives ECU award

May 2010

Project takes on heart disease in heart of U.S. 'stroke belt'

Convocations to be this weekend

Occupational therapy department holds CarFit safety program May 22

ECU among nation's best for in vitro fertilization

ECU medical students receive Schweitzer Fellowships

Drivers stay fit with safety check

College of Nursing establishes Hall of Fame

June 2010

Brody to extend early assurance admission to two other universities

Equipment helps evaluate rehabilitation progress after injury

Professor receives state award

Top nurse chosen at medical school

Sculpture honoring Brody unveiled at heart institute

Group supports stroke survivors and their families

Grant to boost primary care education

ECU among nation's best for putting doctors in underserved areas

Study shows racial disparities in lung cancer treatment

Nurse faculty, staff assess needs of Haiti's nursing school

ECU official named board president of Carolina Donor Services

July 2010

Study shows sensor helps achieve better glucose control than daily insulin injections

Sleep center expands to serve more adults, children

August 2010

Country Doctor Museum receives midwifery set, historical photo

Annual white coat ceremony scheduled for Friday

Brody welcomes Class of 2014

Laupus Library hosts national exhibition of devotional paintings on healing and faith

Celebrating 50 years of nursing education at ECU

ECU Physicians services now available on east campus

September 2010

Art exhibit on life, aging and dying features works by medical students

Golden Living Center donates to Brody School of Medicine

ECU to host sickle cell education event Friday

Business of Health Care Symposium set for Oct. 14

A colonel's view on leadership and caring

Thomas appointed to state group examining federal health reform legislation

October 2010

ECU receives grant for dental centers in Ahoskie, Elizabeth City

Road race to benefit breast cancer services

ECU surgeon returns from service in Afghanistan

Twelfth annual ECU Neuroscience Symposium to be Nov. 2

Allied health sciences development director back from service in war-torn country

November 2010

Horns honored by alma mater

ECU physicians named to 'Best Doctors' list

Cancer center receives Livestrong Community Impact Project Award

Kolasa receives national dietetic award

CT scans lead to early diagnosis of lung cancer

Physician receives research award

Jenkins named chairman of physical therapy

Kickball tournament to raise funds for Haitian students

Eighty-five faculty and staff recognized for published works

Programs receive $100,000 each from BCBSNC Foundation

Kickball tournament raises funds for scholarships in Haiti

Medical student leadership summit to be Dec. 3

December 2010

Cancer drug enters clinical trials

ECU dermatologists open clinic in Washington

Family Medicine Center recognized as a 'patient-centered medical home'

Light snowfall blankets Brody

Faculty member receives federal funds to reduce risk of prenatal depression