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Summit discusses ways to tackle severe doctor shortage |  University of Hawaii System News

Summit discusses ways to tackle severe doctor shortage | University of Hawaii System News

The Healthcare Workforce Summit at the Hilton Hawaiian Village. Faced with a growing shortage of doctors in the state, the University of Hawaii in Mānoa takes the initiative to make Hawaiithe future of health care is brighter. uh John A. Burns School of Medicine in Mānoa (JABOME) brought together nearly 1,000 people at Hawaii Pacific …

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The University of Miami will create a new academic Center of Excellence for Prevention and Early Intervention to address the current youth mental health crisis in the region.

State awards $5 million to Miami U to tackle youth mental health

The Ohio Department of Education has partnered with the state Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services to award a $5 million grant to the University of Miami, according to a press release from Wednesday. The university is working to address the state’s mental health crisis in children. 1 in 3 children in the …

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Dr. Carolyn Tucker, left, UF Florida Blue Chair in Health Disparities Research, will lead UF researchers and community members working to address health service disparities mental health in East Gainesville.  She is pictured here with Gwendolyn Saffo during a panel at the UF Health Power Over Cancer 2022 event.

Researchers, foundation and pastors tackle mental health in East G’ville

The availability of mental health services in East Gainesville remains scarce even though stress, anxiety, grief, depression and anger persist among residents. To tackle the problem, researchers at the University of Florida are working to address this disparity by joining with the Florida Blue Foundation and a collaboration of local churches on a new mental …

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A decade-old CDC plan to tackle obesity could be a game-changer

A decade-old CDC plan to tackle obesity could be a game-changer

More than a decade ago, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) led the effort to develop a comprehensive federal food plan with the potential to reduce healthcare costs and improve the health of millions. of Americans – if only someone cared enough to fully implement it. . Next week, President Biden will become …

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Nurse's fentanyl warning goes viral as schools announce plans to tackle growing crisis

Nurse’s fentanyl warning goes viral as schools announce plans to tackle growing crisis

In the video, the nurse, who identifies as a mother and nurse practitioner, shares information for parents about rainbow fentanyl, a brightly colored version of the deadly drug. “In the past 24 hours, my local hospital has lost 11 people to fentanyl poisoning. Let that strike you for a moment. Of the 11, six were …

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