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Acclaim: Recent honors for Emory faculty and staff

July 9, 2020

First nurse ever from office of quality receives DAISY Award

July 9, 2020

Emory key part of newly launched NIH network for COVID-19 clinical trials

July 8, 2020

Winship Cancer Institute builds new pharmacy, expands infusion services in Johns Creek

July 8, 2020

HIV pre-exposure drug regimen tested at Emory highly effective in preventing infection, study says

July 7, 2020

World Zoonoses Day: 'We have to act now to avoid even bigger catastrophes'

July 2, 2020

Emory team brings COVID-19 testing, education to poultry workers in rural Ga.

July 1, 2020

Healthy Emory’s Diabetes Prevention Program still makes a difference online

July 1, 2020

Zika infection after birth shown to have long term brain and behavior issues in animals

July 1, 2020

Emory physicians represent nearly half of 2020 'Top Doctors' list in Atlanta magazine

June 30, 2020

Inaugural global bidirectional grants awarded at Emory

June 30, 2020

Imaging core to acquire Georgia’s first 3D STED microscope

June 26, 2020

Emory Healthcare first in state to offer minimally invasive procedure for enlarged prostate

June 26, 2020

Emory Johns Creek Hospital to add three floors to Physician’s Plaza and new parking deck

June 26, 2020

Emory, Georgia Tech participate in six-year exercise research study

June 25, 2020

Emory Healthcare partners with Atlanta Track Club to serve athletes on the road to the Olympics

June 22, 2020

Emory launches national dashboard to help visualize COVID-19 disparities

June 18, 2020

Emory-led consortium explores brain and behavior, across the tree of life

June 16, 2020

Emory, state of Georgia collaborate on COVID-19 response

June 16, 2020

Research roundup: Recent grants and publications for Emory faculty and staff

June 15, 2020

Acclaim: Recent honors for Emory faculty and staff

June 15, 2020

COVID-19 research: Emory’s work spans the gamut, from bench to bedside

June 12, 2020

COVID-19 exposes health inequities, underscores the need for more inclusivity in research

June 11, 2020

Statement on Emory Healthcare resuming elective surgical and procedural services

June 11, 2020

Emory expert provides insight on caring for women planning pregnancy, currently pregnant or delivering a baby during the pandemic

June 8, 2020

'Your Fantastic Mind' television series nominated for five Emmy Awards

June 4, 2020

Stay healthy with Journeys programs, personalized virtual coaching

June 4, 2020

Emory doctors study link between thickness of blood, clotting and inflammation in COVID-19 patients

June 3, 2020

Emory employees got moving – virtually – during the 5th annual Move More Challenge

June 2, 2020

'Operation: Eat Right' nutrition challenge keeps employees on track for the summer

June 2, 2020

Emory, partners receive $31 million COVID-19 testing grant

May 29, 2020

101-year-old retired nurse has survived COVID-19 and 1918 flu pandemic

May 27, 2020

Emory researchers report lower ICU and ventilator mortality in critically ill adults with COVID-19

May 27, 2020

Behavioral studies in era of COVID-19 raise new concerns about diversity

May 26, 2020

All Hands on Deck: The Zoom experts

May 26, 2020

'Health Behind Locked Doors' course explores incarceration, institutionalization

May 26, 2020

Emory physicians, nurses, innovators, allied health professionals honored in annual Health Care Heroes 2020 awards

May 26, 2020

Scientists identify chemicals in noxious weed that 'disarm' deadly bacteria

May 22, 2020

Emory’s antibody study sheds light on COVID-19 immunity

May 20, 2020

Acclaim: Recent honors for Emory faculty and staff

May 18, 2020

New HIV vaccine shows promise, offers better and longer protection among primates

May 15, 2020

Research roundup: Recent grants and publications for Emory faculty and staff

May 15, 2020

Emory and Georgia Tech create barrier protection devices for use during COVID-19

May 14, 2020

Drive-through COVID-19 testing takes 'huge team effort' from Emory staff

May 14, 2020

Winship treats first lung cancer patient with T-cell receptor therapy

May 11, 2020

Academic centers join clinical trial to demonstrate efficacy of remdesivir and baricitinib against COVID-19

May 8, 2020

The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation donation helps Emory connect patients with families and assist clinicians during COVID-19

May 7, 2020

Emory's Victor Corces elected to prestigious National Academy of Sciences

May 5, 2020

Genetic doppelgängers: Emory research provides insight into two neurological puzzles

May 5, 2020

Emory Healthcare continues to restrict all visitors in hospitals and clinics

May 4, 2020

Virtual workouts help Emory employees stay focused on personal wellbeing

April 30, 2020

All Hands on Deck: The Carlos Museum brings art into homes

April 30, 2020

Emory launches study on COVID-19 immune responses

April 30, 2020

Emory part of national program to fast-track COVID-19 tests

April 30, 2020

Mapped: The future of the School of Medicine's Class of 2020

April 30, 2020

Emory helps lead research on drug to treat COVID-19 patients

April 29, 2020

Virtual Town Hall explores community questions, Emory’s next steps

April 28, 2020

Emory on the front lines of COVID-19: An ER doctor’s personal sacrifices

April 28, 2020

Emory experts provide guidance on use of personal protective equipment for obstetricians on the front lines in COVID-19

April 24, 2020

Emory Police: On call during uncertain times

April 23, 2020

Emory doctors tapped to shape federal COVID-19 treatment guidelines

April 22, 2020

Research roundup: Recent grants and publications for Emory faculty and staff

April 22, 2020

Baby monitors serve as new communication tool in Emory ICUs

April 22, 2020

Emory enrolling older adults in COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial

April 17, 2020

Emory prepares to celebrate the extraordinary Class of 2020

April 17, 2020

Emory student named 2020 Truman Scholar for promoting economic justice

April 16, 2020

Virtual Community Hub helps keep students connected

April 16, 2020

All hands on deck: Spiritual health across Emory’s hospitals and campuses

April 16, 2020

Bat ecology in the age of pandemics

April 16, 2020

Emory Healthcare expands critical care services for COVID patients to meet increasing demand

April 15, 2020

Emory Healthcare opens COVID-19 drive-through testing site, patients seen by appointment only

April 14, 2020

Emory develops diagnostic antibody blood test to determine antibody-responses to COVID-19

April 13, 2020

Emory experts available to discuss COVID-19

April 9, 2020

CAPS continues to offer workshops, other services to students during remote learning

April 8, 2020

Emory scientists working with NASA to map air pollution and its impact on health

April 8, 2020

Telemedicine use rises at Emory during COVID-19 outbreak

April 8, 2020

FDA: Human trials can begin for Emory COVID-19 antiviral

April 7, 2020

All hands on deck: Transitioning Emory College to remote teaching

April 7, 2020

Pandemic lockdowns set up 'natural experiment' on air pollution

April 7, 2020

COVID-19: Clinical update

April 7, 2020

Atlanta community supports call for critical blood donations

April 5, 2020

Great apes and COVID-19: Experts raise the alarm for endangered species

April 3, 2020

Beware false 'cures' for COVID-19

April 3, 2020

All hands on deck: Welcoming Oxford students to Atlanta

March 31, 2020

Emory Healthcare and Georgia Tech team up on rapid production of face shields

March 31, 2020

Report: Academic health centers can help combat behavioral health problems

March 30, 2020

Emory new site in NIH-sponsored coronavirus vaccine study

March 27, 2020

Atlanta Hawks supports Emory Healthcare COVID-19 caregivers with meal program

March 27, 2020

Reusable respirators a potential alternative for protecting health care workers from COVID-19

March 26, 2020

All hands on deck: Emory staff exhibit ‘can-do’ spirit and enduring sense of community

March 26, 2020

Emory Healthcare launches drive-through donation site for critical COVID-19 supplies

March 26, 2020

Simple measures are best defense against COVID-19

March 26, 2020

EmoryTogether Fund provides financial support for students affected by COVID-19

March 25, 2020

Emory Johns Creek Hospital receives prestigious Magnet® recognition for nursing excellence

March 23, 2020

Emory's DRIVE, Ridgeback partnering for drug vs coronavirus

March 23, 2020

Emory helps build free online tool to assess COVID-19 risk

March 20, 2020

Social distancing key to keeping yourself and others safe

March 18, 2020

Emory cancels traditional Commencement activities

March 18, 2020

Visitation restricted in Emory Healthcare hospitals and clinics

March 18, 2020

Coronavirus vaccine: COVID-19 phase I vaccine clinical trial

March 16, 2020

Statement on Emory Healthcare postponing elective surgeries and procedures

March 15, 2020

Registration is open for the 2020 Move More Challenge

March 12, 2020

Research roundup: Recent grants and publications for Emory faculty and staff

March 12, 2020

Emory among U.S. sites hosting new clinical trial for COVID-19 treatment

March 12, 2020

Emory extends spring break, will transition to remote learning March 23

March 11, 2020

Emory coronavirus experts named on NCAA advisory panel

March 10, 2020

Acclaim: Recent honors for Emory faculty and staff

March 10, 2020

Winship multiple myeloma team awarded prestigious center of excellence grant

March 9, 2020

Three Emory hospitals named top Georgia, US hospitals in Newsweek’s World’s Best Hospitals 2020

March 9, 2020

Winship at Midtown facility wins 2020 Best in Atlanta Real Estate Award

March 6, 2020

Emory Johns Creek Hospital welcomes Leap Day babies

March 5, 2020

Site preparations begin on new R. Randall Rollins Building

March 4, 2020

Emory Johns Creek Hospital provides hands-on health care education for local high school students

March 3, 2020

Vote for Emory's research on detecting Alzheimer's through eye movements in #STATMadness

March 3, 2020

COVID-19: Where are we now?

Feb. 28, 2020

Emory nonprofit starts GoFundMe campaign to help test coronavirus treatment

Feb. 27, 2020

Motorcycle crash survivor reclaims life with help from Emory doctors

Feb. 24, 2020

Partnership with Verizon to fuel Emory Healthcare Innovation Hub

Feb. 24, 2020

Sepsis study led by Emory expert finds significant burden

Feb. 20, 2020

Emory project to curb diabetes, hypertension advances toward $100M MacArthur grant

Feb. 19, 2020

Spillover: Why germs jump species from animals to people

Feb. 18, 2020

Video: Coronavirus and Emory

Feb. 18, 2020

Emory School of Medicine receives record NIH funding in 2019

Feb. 17, 2020

Research roundup: Recent grants and publications for Emory faculty and staff

Feb. 13, 2020

New branding unveiled for St. Francis Hospital collaboration between Emory Healthcare and LifePoint Health

Feb. 12, 2020

Emory public health department to be named after leader in safe water and sanitation

Feb. 12, 2020

Healthy Emory Connect offers expanded digital resources

Feb. 11, 2020

New synthesis methods enhance 3D chemical space for drug discovery

Feb. 11, 2020

Acclaim: Recent honors for Emory faculty and staff

Feb. 11, 2020

Women’s Wellness Expo offers free health screenings, wellness education in Johns Creek

Feb. 10, 2020

Simple, no-cost method saving infants' lives in Ethiopia

Feb. 6, 2020

Novel coronavirus outbreak doubling every 6.4 days, Emory infectious disease researcher says

Feb. 5, 2020

Emory responds to coronavirus with empathy, support

Feb. 4, 2020

'Embodied' celebrates the interplay between health and the arts

Jan. 28, 2020

Super Bowl kicker has deep ties to Emory

Jan. 27, 2020

What you should know about the new coronavirus

Jan. 24, 2020

In animal models, a 'shocking' step toward a potential HIV cure

Jan. 22, 2020

Healthy Emory helps employees focus on well-being

Jan. 21, 2020

Georgia Tech-Emory partnership receives funding for single ventricle heart defect research

Jan. 21, 2020

WHO announces next decade’s urgent health challenges: Emory experts aim for solutions

Jan. 17, 2020

St. Francis Hospital joins newly formed joint venture created by Emory Healthcare and LifePoint Health

Jan. 8, 2020

Emory chemists synthesize 'bilingual' molecule connecting two basic codes for life

Jan. 8, 2020

Emory hospitals ring in 2020 with first New Year’s babies

Jan. 2, 2020

Emory University Hospital achieves meritorious results for surgical patient care for second year in a row

Dec. 30, 2019

Emory University tapped to lead national infectious disease, vaccine effort

Dec. 19, 2019

Making the future

Dec. 17, 2019

Diabetes Prevention Program helps employees gain support to improve health

Dec. 12, 2019

Emory soil analysis project leads to EPA site investigation

Dec. 6, 2019

Emory Cardiac Surgery achieves elite distinction

Nov. 25, 2019

Diabetes: scaling up solutions for a global problem

Nov. 22, 2019

Symposium highlights Emory's leading research in sleep science

Nov. 8, 2019

Emory Johns Creek Hospital opens new nuclear medicine unit to better serve patients

Oct. 24, 2019

Emory Johns Creek Hospital golf tournament raises more than $20K for the American Heart Association

Oct. 24, 2019

Emory Healthy Kitchen participants end a course, begin a journey

Oct. 24, 2019

Emory alumni create organization to reduce racialized health disparities

Oct. 17, 2019

'Refresh From Stress' wellness program returns with even more reasons to join

Oct. 8, 2019

Bitter, salty, sour, sweet

Oct. 3, 2019

'Know Your Numbers' helps Emory employees make healthy choices

Sep. 24, 2019

How immunologist Max Cooper may have saved your life

Sep. 9, 2019

Emory Global Health Institute holds forum on U.S. measles outbreak

Aug. 30, 2019

Emory Healthy Kitchen Collaborative launches with 40 Emory employee participants

Aug. 28, 2019

Migrant farm workers get free health screenings from Emory nursing students

Aug. 20, 2019

Emory's tobacco-free policy prohibits vaping; help available to quit smoking

Aug. 13, 2019

Protection from mosquitoes key to avoid West Nile virus

Aug. 5, 2019

Five years later, Ebola patients return to Emory

Aug. 2, 2019

Emory and Ebola: A Timeline

July 26, 2019

Emory employees walk more than 2 billion steps for 2019 Move More Challenge

June 18, 2019

The whisper of schizophrenia: Machine learning finds 'sound' words predict psychosis

June 14, 2019

Water filters, efficient cookstoves improve health in vulnerable Rwandan populations

June 11, 2019

'Operation: Eat Right' employee nutrition challenge returns

June 11, 2019

Emory appoints Allen D. Beck as Chair of Ophthalmology, Director of Emory Eye Center

June 6, 2019

Emory hosts national conference on LGBTQ health

June 4, 2019

Season wrap-up of 'Your Fantastic Mind' covers stroke and epilepsy

May 6, 2019

Emory transplant recipient raises funds to support organ donation

April 30, 2019

'Your Fantastic Mind' delves into sleep apnea, unexpected stroke and Alzheimer's

April 15, 2019

Bruner recognized with 'Outstanding Alumni' award by Penn Nursing

April 8, 2019

'Your Fantastic Mind' explores deep brain stimulation, OCD and aneurysms

April 8, 2019

'Your Fantastic Mind' returns to explore how migraines differ from headaches

April 1, 2019