Thirty-six students at the University of Central Florida will graduate debt-free today. Four years ago, UCF had just broken ground on its medical school. It had no accreditation, no faculty, and needed to lure the nation’s top students to an unknown school, so they offered to give each med stude
Is Ben Carson serious about running for president? Republicans have quickly embraced the 61-year-old, eager to have on their side a well-known black doctor who has degrees from Yale and the University of Michigan, several popular books, a post at Johns Hopkins University, one of the most prestigious
(Reuters) - Pediatricians-in-training are more likely to plan to go into primary care, rather than a specialty field, if they have lots of debt from college and medical school, according to a U.S. study. Full story
A 21-year-old Chicago man who began college at nine years old and medical school three years later is about to become the youngest student ever awarded an M.D. by the University of Chicago.
Jon Soltz of votevets.org shares his reaction to First Lady Michelle Obama’s announcement that more than 100 medical schools have agreed to invest more money in programs teaching students how to treat veterans with PTSD and other brain injuries.
Devon Barley, standout contestant on NBC’s “The Voice,” chats about his decision to take a break from medical school to pursue a career in singing, his true passion.
ProPublica's Charlie Ornstein discusses the measures some medical schools are taking in an effort to curb the pharmaceutical industry's influence over their students and staff.
** ADVANCE FOR USE MONDAY, SEPT. 13, 2010 AND THEREAFTER ** This undated photo provided by the Purcell family shows Jim Purcell and his wife Dorothy "Dot" Purcell. Dot Purcell wanted her body to go to science and she ended up at the Indiana University School of Medicine-Northwest Campus in Gary, Ind
** ADVANCE FOR USE MONDAY, SEPT. 13, 2010 AND THEREAFTER ** This undated photo provided by her family shows Dorothy "Dot" Purcell. Purcell wanted her body to go to science and she ended up at the Indiana University School of Medicine-Northwest Campus in Gary, Ind., which has an unusual program where