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For Faculty and Staff of Emory University
Tuesday, March 10, 2020
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RESOURCES
Coronavirus updates for the Emory community
As COVID-19 cases increase in Georgia, Emory has launched a new website dedicated to providing key information to faculty, staff and students. Get the latest information about travel restrictions, what to do if you feel ill, prevention tips, support resources and more.

 

LEADERSHIP
Emory coronavirus experts named to NCAA advisory panel
The National Collegiate Athletic Association has tapped infectious disease experts Colleen Kraft and Carlos del Rio to serve on a new COVID-19 advisory panel.

 

ACHIEVEMENT
Acclaim: Recent honors for Emory faculty and staff
Emory faculty and staff are frequently recognized for their work locally, nationally and internationally. Learn about recent accolades, including multiple leadership awards and honors from professional societies.

CAMPUS
Emory celebrates Women's History Month
The Emory community marks Women's History Month with activities celebrating women’s contributions and growth. One highlight will be a screening on March 18 of "Daughters of the Dust," a movie that later influenced Beyonce's "Lemonade."

 

CONNECTIONS
Faculty can learn about library collaborations at Dean's Pop-Up event
The first Dean's Pop-Up of 2020 will be Tuesday, March 17. "Faculty Partnerships: Innovation with Impact" will feature four faculty members who developed innovative teaching projects using library resources and librarian support and expertise.

 

RESEARCH
New DNA motor breaks speed record for nano machines
Through a technique known as DNA origami, Emory scientists have created the fastest, most persistent DNA nano motor yet, providing a blueprint for how to optimize the design of motors at the nanoscale — hundreds of times smaller than the typical human cell.

HEALTH
Newsweek includes three Emory hospitals in list of the nation’s best
Emory University Hospital, Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital and Emory Johns Creek Hospital are each part of Newsweek’s “Best Hospitals – USA” list for 2020, claiming the top three spots for Georgia.
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EMORY INSIDER
 
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Cast your vote: Emory has advanced to the second round of STAT Madness, the bracket competition for biomedical research. Vote for Emory's 2020 entry, detecting Alzheimer's and mild cognitive impairment using eye tracking.
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TAKE NOTE
 
Submit expenses for 2019 FSA health care account reimbursement by March 15
Submit expenses for 2019 FSA health care account reimbursement by March 15

Register now for March 16 workshop on learning the best ways to share scholarly work
Register now for March 16 workshop on learning the best ways to share scholarly work

Enjoy a unique concert on March 21 with music ensemble Riyaaz Qawwali
Enjoy a unique concert on March 21 with music ensemble Riyaaz Qawwali
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PHOTO GALLERY
 
2020 Pride Awards and 2020 Women of Excellence Awards
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Emory's annual Pride Awards and Women of Excellence Awards were held last week, recognizing students and other individuals who are dedicated to working on behalf of both groups. See some photos from the celebrations.
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IN THE NEWS
 
When talking doesn't cure: Negative outcomes in therapy

 

When talking doesn't cure: Negative outcomes in therapy
March 7 |  Scott Lilienfeld |  Psychology Today

Beating heart cells catch a ride to the International Space Station

 

Beating heart cells catch a ride to the International Space Station
March 6 |  Kevin Maher, Antonio Rampoldi and Chunhui Xu |  CNN

Atlanta’s new archbishop: 'I will have to walk in my own shoes'

 

Atlanta’s new archbishop: 'I will have to walk in my own shoes'
March 5 |  Susan Reynolds |  Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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