For its history of service and innovation, Christiana Care’s William J. Holloway Community Program has won the Executive Director’s Public Health Recognition Award from the Delaware Academy of Medicine/Delaware Public Health Association. Susan Szabo, M.D., medical director of the program, and Arlene Bincsik, MS, RN, CCRC, ACRN, program director, accepted the award on the program’s … Continue reading
U.S. Surgeon General Jerome M. Adams, M.D., M.P.H., released a new video, “The Doctor Is In,” on the topic of vaccinations. As the Nation’s doctor, VADM Adams wants to share the message that vaccines are safe and effective ways to protect your children, your family, your neighbors, and yourself.
This is particularly timely, given that CDC announced yesterday that from January 1 to May 3, 2019, 764 individual cases of measles have been confirmed in 23 states. This is an increase of 60 cases from the previous week. This is the greatest number of cases reported in the U.S. since 1994 and since measles was declared eliminated in 2000.
In the video, Dr. Adams responds to frequently asked questions about vaccination.
DHSA’s 2019 Healthcare Job Fair
Calling all residents, DIMER students, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants! Join the Delaware Health Sciences Alliance and Delaware’s health systems for a networking and recruiting event!
Take advantage of the opportunity to meet physician recruiters and physicians representing health care organizations in Delaware, and to learn about career opportunities now and starting after graduation in 2020
WHEN: Saturday, July 13, 2019 from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
WHERE: Del-Once Conference Center, Delaware Technical Community College, Terry Campus
The event is open to:
- Licensed Physicians
- Medical Residents and Fellows in Delaware (any specialty)
- DIMER and Delaware Branch Campus medical students
- Physician Assistants (licensed and student)
- Nurse Practitioners (licensed and student)
Delaware Health Sciences Alliance
- Alfred I. duPont / Nemours Hospital for Children
- Bayhealth Medical Center
- Beebe Healthcare
- Christiana Care Health System
- Nanticoke Health Services
- St. Francis Healthcare
The event is free, but please register here!
If you cant make it to the event, please send your CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org for distribution to all recruiters.
Dr. Omar Khan, President of the Delaware Academy of Medicine / Delaware Public Health Association was interviewed by WDEL regarding the 10th Anniversary of the Delaware Mini Medical School series. Mini Medical School is a collaboration of the Christiana Care Health System and the Delaware Academy of Medicine / Delaware …
We are honored to have been interviewed and included in the July issue of The Nation’s Health, in an article titled:
Affiliate journals advance health research, collaboration: Field practice garnering publication
Executive Director and publisher, Tim Gibbs, and Deputy Editor, Liz Healy, are quoted in the article which you can read here:
The Nation’s Health is the monthly newspaper of the American Public Health Association, a source of news from and for the public health field. The newspaper covers issues of interest to public health professionals, including news on federal, state and local public health policy; developments and trends in public health science and practice; global health issues; research findings; and coverage of state and local health departments.
Over 20 million Americans had a substance abuse disorder in 2015. It is the leading cause of accidental death in the United states, and over 20,000 of those overdose deaths are related to prescription pain relievers (American Society of Addiction Medicine).
Addiction is everywhere, even in Delaware.
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