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Women who received HPV vaccine may need another shot


"Women who receive the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine may be more likely to be infected with certain high-risk strains of the virus than women who do not get the vaccine, according to a new study."

Merck's Keytruda shrinks lung cancer tumors, FDA approval sought


"Merck & Co Inc's Keytruda, approved for treating melanoma, was shown in a trial to shrink tumors in nearly half of advanced lung cancer patients with high levels of a protein used by tumors to evade the body's own disease-fighting cells."

Mom catches life-threatening infection after sharing makeup brush with friend


"A 27-year-old Australian mother is now confined to a wheelchair after catching a serious infection from using her friend’s makeup brush..."

Upcoming Events

Application Kick-Off Workshop #2

05/12/2015 05:30 PM

Unable to attend our 1st Application Kick-Off Workshop? You have another chance of attending! Get the inside scoop about the application process from the OPHA Graduate Assistants. Let us guide you through the process, from completing the primary application to interviewing with the Committee to completing secondaries. Attendance is required for those applying this cycle!

The FIU HWCOM Doctor's of Tomorrow Program

05/17/2015 08:00 AM

The Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine (FIU HWCOM) Office of Student Affairs invites you to apply to the Doctors of Tomorrow (DOT) Program. This is an intensive 5-day residential premedical program for highly motivated college students who are Florida Residents. Students will live in on-campus housing from Sunday afternoon through Friday evening, and all costs for housing, food and materials, etc. are paid by FIU.

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Office Location: MMC, DM 331A
Phone: (305)-348-0515

Send mail to:
FIU Office of Pre-Health Advising
11200 S.W. 8th Street, ECS 450
Miami, FL 33199

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