U of C medical students to learn about rural life, medicine Saturday

Breadcrumb trail links News Medical student to provide classmates with insight into rural life and health care by organizing a full day of learning for them. Published May 10, 2024 • 4 minute read You can save this article by registering for free here. Or sign in if you have an account. University of Calgary […]

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Widow inherits a billion dollars – and surprises medical students

Dr. Ruth Gottesman herself studied at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.Brent N Clarke/Getty Images Dr. Ruth Gottesman donates her late husband’s $1 billion in Berkshire Hathaway shares to a medical school in the Bronx. The donation will cover the students’ tuition fees in perpetuity. A video shows students cheering and crying as they learned […]

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Mental illness: Too little support for students

More and more students are struggling with psychological stress. But colleges and universities are not sufficiently prepared for this. The German Student Union is calling for more advice and support services. Download Audio (4.3 MB | MP3) The number of students with mental disabilities and illnesses increased by 12 percentage points from 2016 to 2021, […]

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