MSU College of Human Medicine to host cerebral palsy conference
MSU College of Human Medicine will host the Maximizing Function and Ability in Cerebral Palsy conference on April 19. The conference will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in MSU’s Radiology Building. It will feature presentations by clinicians, scientists and community members from across the state and beyond.
MSU establishes new endowed faculty positions in spirituality, kinesiology
Two new endowed positions have been created at MSU to focus on the holistic well-being of students through spirituality and psychological development.
Student-led research highlighted at Board of Trustees meeting
To showcase the latest in student-led research, two MSU scholars presented their academic endeavors at the Board of Trustees meeting on April 13.View story photos
MSU department climbs in rankings for NIH funding
MSU’s Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology in the College of Human Medicine has grown in prestige in the number of top researchers it has attracted, as well as garnering more federal grant funding.View story photos
Unexpected finding may deter disabling diabetic eye disease
A new MSU study is the first to find that a particular type of lipid, or fat, thought to only exist in the skin, now lives in your eye and might play a major role in deterring diabetic retinopathy.View story photos
Undergraduate research ranging from science to humanities and performing arts on display at MSU
Ranging from agriculture and science to performing arts to business and entrepreneurship, 928 MSU undergraduate students, from 14 colleges, will present their research at the annual University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 13 at the MSU Union.View story photos
Loneliness is bad for your health
Imagine a 65-year-old woman who sees her physician frequently for a variety of aches and pains. She might complain of back pain on one visit, headaches another time, and feeling weak on the next. Each time, her physician does a physical exam and runs the appropriate tests, without finding anything to account for her symptoms. Each time, she leaves the office feeling frustrated that “nothing can be done” for what ails her.
USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue to visit MSU
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue will kick off his third “Back to Our Roots” RV tour on April 3 at MSU.View story photos
Practicing humanism in medicine
On Jan. 27, the MSU College of Human Medicine hosted its first conference on humanism in medicine.
MSU Bakers offering teal products to honor Sexual Assault Awareness Month
MSU Bakers, the on-campus bakery at MSU, announced a month-long initiative to support Sexual Assault Awareness Month.View story photos