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Creighton Reaches Out to Displaced Medical Residents

Aug 16, 2019

When Drexel University College of Medicine announced its teaching hospital in Philadelphia would close, Creighton University offered to help more than 570 medical residents who were left without a home.

Creighton study to address physician burnout

Jul 31, 2019

The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) awarded Creighton University’s School of Medicine a grant for its C.H.E.E.R. Study: Bringing Cheer Back to the Bedside.

Chair named for new Department of Humanities

Jul 11, 2019

Creighton University announced today The Rev. Kevin T. FitzGerald, SJ, PhD, will serve as the inaugural chair of the newly formed Department of Medical Humanities in the School of Medicine.

Farias-Eisner named new director of Hereditary Cancer Center

Jul 11, 2019

Robin Farias-Eisner, MD, PhD, formerly the chief of gynecologic oncology and vice chair of administration in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at UCLA, joins Creighton as the director of the Hereditary Cancer Center in the School of Medicine.

Creighton doctor embraces the humanism at the heart of good medicine

Jun 24, 2019

James Laumond, MD’64, knew he wanted to be a doctor since he was 2.