The power of WillBoston Globe has published a five-part story about Will Lacey, who was just a baby when doctors diagnosed a rare form of cancer and told his family there was only one end. Nobody then could imagine the journey ahead, from hospital rooms to board rooms, research labs to government offices, a furious race between hope and death. The story includes the research done by Dr. Andre Bachmann, MSU College of Human Medicine Department of Pediatrics and Human Development, who was instrumental in bringing an out-of-patent drug, DFMO, to clinical trial to combat the deadly pediatric cancer neuroblastoma.
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Medical students tutor Flint kids through Youth Unleaded program
Valueable learning resources are available to Flint area students and the organizations involved want to make sure as many students as possible are taking advantage of them. It's called Youth Unleaded and there are free sessions available every Sunday. MSU College of Human Medicine Flint Campus students are tutoring in a variety of topics. Dr. John Molidor, Community Assistant Dean of the Flint Campus, and Tonya Bailey of P.A.P.A.S. visited ABC 12 to discuss the program.
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The latest edition of Grand Rapids Business Journal's "Inside Track" profiles Dean Beauchamp, who teaches treating everybody, especially patients, with respect.
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