Life & Health Sciences
August 21, 2014
-- Haibo Ge, assistant professor in the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology in the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, is the recipient of a five-year, $600,000 award from the National Science Foundation to fund research that may one day contribute to drug discoveries.
August 1, 2014
Andrea L. Pfeifle, Ed.D., P.T., has been named the first assistant dean and director of the Indiana University Center for Interprofessional Health Education and Practice and associate professor of family medicine.
July 24, 2014
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Chancellor Charles R. Bantz announced the names of 13 people who will serve on a committee charged with conducting a national search for the next dean of the IU School of Nursing.
July 23, 2014
More than 160 institutions were involved in an international project, published today in the journal Nature, proving that the age at which girls reach sexual maturity can be influenced by either parent. This is the first time it has been shown that imprinted genes -- a process of temporarily silencing the genes of one parent -- can control the rate of development after birth.
July 21, 2014
Several IU faculty support Nature journal commentary defending Facebook research study
July 10, 2014
EmotEd LLC, an Indiana University startup developing serious video games to diagnose and improve emotional health, recently received a Phase I Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) award totaling $194,575 from the National Institutes of Health.
July 9, 2014
New LGRAD program helps Eli Lilly and Co. employees obtain advanced degrees in one of the existing graduate programs from the IU School of Medicine or the IUPUI School of Science.
June 30, 2014
The U.S. Supreme Court ruled today that family-owned businesses can't be required by the Affordable Care Act to provide employees with health care coverage for certain contraceptive services. Indiana University experts offer their comments.