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Could the air you breathe be a factor in Parkinson's disease?

Honglei Chen, an epidemiologist who has spent years researching Parkinson’s and the role sense of smell plays in disease development, has received a $1.5 million grant from the Department of Defense, or DoD. The award is part of a multi-institutional, four-year project totaling $4.37 million and is funded through the DoD’s Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program. The initiative supports research for health issues that can affect veterans such as Parkinson’s, traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries, and prosthetics.

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2017 AOA Inductees

On November 10, a group of 31 students, 5 residents, 3 faculty and 1 alumna were inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society Gamma Chapter. Congratulations to all the inductees!

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