Leaders in Medical Education

Dr. Ranga Krishnan, Dean of the Medical College of Rush University

Dr. Ranga Krishna serves as Dean of Rush Medical College. Dr. Krishnan most recently served for seven years as the dean at the Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore, and previously as the school’

Jan 5, 2016 by Thasin Jaigirdar

Wishing You a Happy New Year, and Celebrating an Incredible 2015

Happy New Year! Now that 2016 is upon us, we wanted to both wish you the best for the new year as well as take a moment to share with you - our users, partners, and friends - what Osmosis accomplished

Dec 31, 2015 by Osmosis Team

Leaders in Medical Education

Dr. Heidi Chumley, Executive Dean, Chief Academic Officer at American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine

Dr Chumley joined AUC following an eight-year career at the University of Kansas School of Medicine, where she most recently served as associate vice chancellor for educational resources and interprof

Dec 30, 2015 by

Leaders in Medical Education

Dr. Richard Larkins, Former Vice-Chancellor and University President of Monash University

Professor Richard Larkins is an Emeritus Professor at the University of Melbourne, where he was the Dean and Head of the Melbourne Medical School; and at Monash University, where he was previously Vic

Dec 23, 2015 by Philip Xie

Staying Motivated in Medical School

During the first week of my second year of medical school, my school’s Academic Dean gave us a brief presentation in which she said, “You should be studying 12 hours a day. If that’s not enough, bump

Dec 22, 2015 by

Leaders in Medical Education

Dr. Arshya Vahabzadeh Chairman, Council on Communications, American Psychiatric Association

Arshya Vahabzadeh M.D. is a Harvard-trained subspecialist psychiatrist who works at the intersection of academic medicine, clinical practice, and neuro-technological innovation. He is currently a prac

Dec 17, 2015 by Thasin Jaigirdar

Leaders in Medical Education

Dr. Meaghan Ruddy, Acting VP for Graduate Medical Education at The Wright Center for Graduate Medical Education

Meaghan Ruddy, MA, PhD has cultivated a path into the world of medical education that many may regard as non-traditional. However, amidst the ever-evolving climate of graduate physician training,

Dec 16, 2015 by Osmosis Team

What you should know about cryogenic labs

Today, one of the most common types of laboratories is the cryogenic storage lab. These facilities are used for biobanking, storage of biological samples, and other applications involving long-term st

Dec 13, 2015 by Osmosis Team

Understanding Drug Abuse: 7 Reasons for Addiction

Given the prevalence of drug abuse, it is important to understand the underlying reasons for their behavior. Only understanding leads to practical steps like signing up for a drug rehab program to get

Dec 13, 2015 by Osmosis Team

Leaders in Medical Education

Dr. Robert Carroll, Dean of Medical Education at Brody SOM at East Carolina University

Dr. Robert G. Carroll is the current Associate Dean for Medical Education and Assistant Dean for Basic Sciences Academic Affairs at the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University. Brody SOM

Dec 9, 2015 by Jim Eubanks