Posts Tagged ‘Health Care’

Now on the NEJM Group Open Forum

Posted by • July 21st, 2015

Here’s an update with the latest on the NEJM Group Open Forum. The NEJM CareerCenter, in conjunction with Medstro and the American Physician Scientist Association, today opens an exploration of topics related to physician-scientist careers. Take the opportunity to chat with an esteemed panel from the National Institutes of Health, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and the Mayo… Read More…

Prevalence of Health Care–Associated Infections

Posted by • March 26th, 2014

Over 30 years ago, Dr. Robert Haley, now a professor of medicine at UT Southwestern in Dallas, led the CDC in pioneering work to apply epidemiology methods to hospital infection control.  The Study on the Efficacy of Nosocomial Infection Control Project (SENIC), published in 1985, found that hospitals with active infection control programs had 32%… Read More…