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Honorary degrees, Commencement awards announced

Honorary degrees, Commencement awards announced

May 7, 2018

Awards for outstanding contributions of distinguished leaders, educators and humanitarians will be presented at the 168th Commencement ceremonies on May 18, 19, and 20, and at the Simon Business School ceremony on June 10.

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Persian Gulf veterans still fighting for proper health care 25 years after war

Persian Gulf veterans still fighting for proper health care 25 years after war

February 24, 2016

Earlier this month, a scientific panel hired by VA released a report saying the department should stop searching for causes of Gulf War illnesses and instead focus on monitoring and treating those who are sick.

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Report recommends more treatment, research for Gulf War vets

Report recommends more treatment, research for Gulf War vets

February 15, 2016

Deborah Cory-Slechta, acting chair of the Medical Center’s Department of Environmental Medicine, is the lead author of the latest national Institute of Medicine report on Gulf War illness.

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New evidence links smog to autism, schizophrenia

New evidence links smog to autism, schizophrenia

June 6, 2014

exposure to air pollution early in life produces harmful changes in the brains of mice, including an enlargement of part of the brain that is seen in humans who have autism and schizophrenia.

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