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by Kim Mulford, Courier-Post

STRATFORD — Someday, a medical exam could include a simple blood test to see if a patient has Alzheimer's disease 8 to 10 years before symptoms appear.

And if Bob Nagele and his team of eight fellow researchers at Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine have anything to say about it, that day is quickly drawing near.

By Kelly Roncace, South Jersey Times

The term midwife brings about images of helpful women assisting an expectant mother who is giving birth at home.

However, today's midwives are medically certified and care for expectant mothers from conception to birth and sometimes beyond.

Dr. Jennifer Caudle, a family physician and assistant professor at the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine, and her patient Ed Yakacki, a colon cancer survivor, discuss the symptoms of colon cancer during an appearance on Talk Philly.

Sue Lehrman is the newest addition to Rowan University’s team. This week she was named dean of the William G. Rohrer College of Business. Lehrman joins Rowan after serving as dean for four years at Philadelphia University’s business school.

By Kelly Roncace, South Jersey Times

On March 20, medical students across the country gathered together to find out where the next chapter in their lives would take place.

Match Day is a yearly celebration where graduating medical students receive letters informing them of what program they have been "matched" with for their residency.

Rowan School of Osteopathic Medicine students attended a Match Day celebration at The Mansion on Main Street in Voorhees to open their envelopes.

By Stan Hochman

Tutor Time brings med students &  inner city kids together to learn.

The decibel level was approaching triple digits, rattling the windows facing Jefferson Street. Two kids were at the front of the whiteboard playing a bristling game of tic-tac-toe. Two kids were at the back of the whiteboard, drawing cats and dogs. Three kids hunched over math homework; two kids read aloud, stories about princesses. One rambunctious boy tilted precariously in his chair.

In the past 24 hours, the most asked question on the internet has been "What color is this dress?"
In an opinion piece in the New York Times, Rowan History Professor William D. Carrigan and his research partner, Clive Webb of the University of Susex, document the lynching culture in the American Southwest, which largely targeted Mexicans.
Jonathan Kanen, a second year medical student at Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, is one of only 40 people in the U.S. -- and the very first Rowan University student -- to be awarded a prestigious Gates Cambridge Scholarship. Kanen will head to the U.K. in October to study for his Ph.D. in Psychology at Cambridge University.


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