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One out of every six premature deaths in the world in 2015 — about 9 million — could be attributed to disease from toxic exposure, according to a major study released on Thursday in The Lancet medical journal. If left untreated food allergies can turn ...

Source: Economic Times
Published: 06 Jun 2017

Centor receives Robert J. Glaser Award from Society for General Internal Medicine

The Glaser award recognizes outstanding contributions to research, education, leadership and mentoring in medicine, and is presented at the SGIM annual meeting. This award is supported by grants from the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, the Commonwealth ...

Source: UAB
Published: 22 Mar 2017

Fewer young doctors choosing general internal medicine careers

Fewer young doctors are choosing general medicine careers, and current training models are unlikely to produce the generalist workforce needed to treat an aging population with multiple chronic conditions, according to a report in the Journal of the ...

Source: Modern Healthcare
Published: 05 Dec 2012

Low percentage of medical residents plan to practice general internal medicine

Colin P. West, M.D., Ph.D., and Denise M. Dupras, M.D., Ph.D., of Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn., conducted a study to evaluate career plans of internal medicine residents. The researchers used an annual survey linked to the Internal Medicine In-Training ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 04 Dec 2012

Flores family’s $2 million gift will fund new general internal medicine chair

The Rene and Connie Flores family has made a $2 million gift to create and endow the Rene, Sr., Connie, Rene Jr., Jeffrey and Brandon Flores Chair in Health Services Research. The endowed chair is the first in the division of geriatric and general internal ...

Source: USC-News
Published: 15 Apr 2005

Journal of General Internal Medicine

The Journal of General Internal Medicine is a peer-reviewed medical journal established in 1986 and covering internal medicine in general. It is published by Springer and is the official journal of the Society of General Internal Medicine. Its 2008 impact ...

Published: 06 Apr 2017