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ARPA-H’s first challenge: the migration

MMost high-profile new initiatives start with something spectacular. President Biden’s proposed transformative biomedical agency, the Agency for Advanced Research Projects in Health (ARPA-H), is set to start with something mundane: the overhaul of the now ubiquitous electronic health record (EHR). Once hailed for their potential to transform U.S. healthcare into a modern data-driven business, electronic […]

UB Students Create Neglected Medical His...

Jamal Williams and Megan Conrow-Graham are doctoral students at the Jacobs School of Medicine hosting “Reclaim the Bench”. BUFFALO, New York – Amid a global pandemic and racial calculation, doctoral students Jamal Williams and Megan Conrow-Graham had an idea. During their time at the University of the Jacobs School of Medicine in Buffalo, they spoke […]

Thinking about my son’s medical history

I recently accompanied my youngest son to his comprehensive health check-up at Ted R. Montoya Hemophilia Treatment Program and Center. Located in Albuquerque and affiliated with the University of New Mexico Hospital System, the center is our primary hemophilia treatment center. “MacDonald the Younger” started seeing the responsible hematologist at the age of 6 months. […]

British man suffers from first ‘vertical

iStockphoto There probably aren’t two words in English that instinctively make every man who reads them louder when placed next to each other instinctively back down than “penile fracture.” I sincerely hope that I will never be able to confirm whether this analogy is correct or not, but I can imagine that succumbing to this […]