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Health Professions in the News: Tuition-Free Med School Touches Off Multimillion-Dollar Debate

California Healthline (August 29, 2018)

The highly ranked New York University’s School of Medicine announced with much fanfare earlier this month that it is raising $600 million from private donors to eliminate tuition for all its students — surpassing a UCLA initiative implemented in 2013. NYU is even providing refunds to those currently...

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Health Professions in the News: How Special Master's Programs Can Lead to Medical School

U.S. News and World Report (April 10, 2018)

Getting into a U.S. medical school is no easy feat. With just around 40 percent of applicants matriculating, according to the Association of American Medical Colleges, those applying must set themselves apart and be as competitive as possible. For some, the path to medical school is a straight trajectory...

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Health Professions in the News: CSUN Master’s in Health Administration Earns National Accreditation

CSUN Today (March 20, 2018)

Joanna Bialy had built a career in health care administration as a problem solver — managing a clinic, overseeing several departments, managing an operational budget and much more for Kaiser Permanente. The solution to continuing to achieve her personal ambitions was obvious: “In order to keep going...

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Health Professions in the News: A New Medical School Launches in California

PR Newswire (February 20, 2018)

The California University of Science and Medicine, School of Medicine (CUSM School of Medicine) proudly announces its approval for preliminary accreditation by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME). The University will welcome its first incoming medical school class this August. Read the...

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Health Professions in the News: Getting Into Medical School Is Becoming Harder

U.S. News and World Report (October 31, 2017)

Soaring applications to medical school are making it more difficult for candidates to get accepted. Between 2006 and 2016, the number of applicants to U.S. medical schools increased by more than 35 percent, rising from 39,108 to 53,042, according to Association of American Medical Colleges admissions...

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Health Professions in the News: Training New Doctors Right Where They’re Needed

California Healthline (October 9, 2017)

Dr. Olga Meave didn’t mind the dry, 105-degree heat that scorched this Central Valley city on a recent afternoon. Meave’s sense of familiarity with the region and its residents drew her to an ambitious program in Bakersfield whose goal is to train and retain doctors in medically underserved areas...

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Health Professions in the News: Here’s What Kaiser Permanente is Planning for its Pasadena Medical School

Pasadena Star News (March 21, 2017)

Kaiser Permanente is moving forward with plans to replace an old Pasadena office building and parking lot with a state of the art, 80,000 square foot School of Medicine.  Early renderings of the school, located at 94 S. Los Robles Ave, show a four-story, contemporary building with floor-to-ceiling...

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Health Professions in the News: Not Your Grandfather’s Med School: Changes Trending In Med Ed

AMA Wire (February 7, 2017)

After many decades that saw little change in how medicine is taught, medical schools are rethinking nearly every facet of physician training. A report analyzes the efforts to better prepare the physicians of the future and presents trends in medical school curricula. These include earlier exposure...

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Health Professions in the News: University of California, Irvine Announces Newly Approved Sue and Bill Gross School of Nursing

Daily Nurse (February 6, 2017)

After recent approval from the University of California Board of Regents, the University of California, Irvine (UCI) has announced their new Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing. UCI’s nursing school is now the fourth nursing school in the UC system and their newly achieved school status is well...

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Health Professions in the News: Assemblyman Arambula Proposes Medical School for Fresno State

The Fresno Bee (January 24, 2017)

Assemblyman Joaquin Arambula, D-Fresno, introduced legislation Monday to establish a medical school at Fresno State, which if approved by lawmakers would be the first in the state not at a University of California campus. Arambula voiced interest in Fresno State as a site for a medical school at a...

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Health Professions in the News: Alumna Donates $7 Million to California State University, LA to Name School of Nursing

Daily Nurse (January 3, 2017)

California State University, Los Angeles (Cal State LA) recently received a $7 million gift to name the Patricia A. Chin School of Nursing and establish the Chin Family Institute for Nursing. Dr. Patricia Chin became a strong supporter of the university after earning her bachelor’s and master’s degrees...

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