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Time to combat coronavirus disinformation in ethnic communities

Time to combat coronavirus disinformation in ethnic communities

June 5, 2020

In a New York Times op-ed, Adnan Hirad ’20M (MD/PhD) writes that the deliberate spreading of misleading information about COVID-19 “has metastasized among Somalis in the United States and abroad.”

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2020 honorary degrees, medals, and teaching awards announced

2020 honorary degrees, medals, and teaching awards announced

May 13, 2020

The University of Rochester will bestow honorary degrees, medals, and awards to recognize the contributions of distinguished leaders, educators, and humanitarians.

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Rochester scientist earns national recognition for research

Rochester scientist earns national recognition for research

May 4, 2020

Adam Snyder, assistant professor of brain and cognitive sciences and neuroscience, has received a Sloan Research Fellowship, awarded to young scientists considered to be future leaders in the scientific community.

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Grad school interrupted: Students manage remote life while pursuing degrees

Grad school interrupted: Students manage remote life while pursuing degrees

April 27, 2020

Meet eight University of Rochester graduate students whose lives and work have changed dramatically over the last two months.

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Eradicating smallpox: A Rochester-trained scientist led the way

Eradicating smallpox: A Rochester-trained scientist led the way

March 23, 2020

How a Rochester graduate oversaw a global effort to eliminate smallpox, an infectious disease that had plagued the world’s population for 4,000 years.

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University sets tuition rates, financial aid for 2020-21

University sets tuition rates, financial aid for 2020-21

March 2, 2020

The Board of Trustees has approved tuition and financial aid rates for the 2020-21 academic year at the University of Rochester.

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Study: Opioid crisis may be far worse than thought

Study: Opioid crisis may be far worse than thought

February 28, 2020

The number of deaths attributed to opioid-related overdoses could be 28 percent higher than previously reported because of incomplete death records, according to new Rochester research.

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Two Rochester scientists named AAAS fellows

Two Rochester scientists named AAAS fellows

November 26, 2019

Todd Krauss, professor and chair of the Department of Chemistry, and Benjamin Miller, Dean’s Professor of Dermatology, are being recognized this year for their “efforts toward advancing scientific applications that are deemed scientifically or socially distinguished.”

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White Coat Ceremony honors new medical students

White Coat Ceremony honors new medical students

August 16, 2019

More than 100 medical students received their white coats—the traditional lab jackets worn by physicians and medical scientists—to formally join the School of Medicine & Dentistry at the Robert L. & Lillian H. Brent White Coat Ceremony.

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Five appointed to named professorships

Five appointed to named professorships

August 4, 2019

Several members of the University faculty were recently appointed to named or endowed professorships by the Board of Trustees.

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