- F.D.A. Approves Amgen Drug to Treat Heart Failure
Amgen’s drug will be for “a niche of patients, potentially small, compared to a full cohort of patients who will be immediate candidates for LCZ696,” Dr. Clyde W. Yancy, chief of the cardiology division at the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University, wrote in an email.
- The New York Times Apr 15, 2015
- Northwestern alums pledge more than $10 million to school
Muneer Satter and his wife, Kristen Hertel, have committed to donate $10.5 million to Northwestern University, most of it for medical school scholarships.
- Crain's Chicago Business Apr 15, 2015
- When Men Get the Baby Blues
Men with histories of mental health conditions are at higher risk for depression after becoming a father, but for some new dads, “that lack of sleep and lack of control and lack of a routine is enough to just kind of tip them into a depression,” says Dr. Craig Garfield, an associate professor in pediatrics and medical social sciences at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, who led the Pediatrics study on depressive symptoms.
- US News & World Report Apr 15, 2015
- Northwestern schedules service for neurological surgery chair Parsa
Northwestern University will hold a memorial service Friday for Dr. Andrew Parsa, the neurological surgery chairman at the Feinberg School of Medicine who died suddenly Monday, a university spokeswoman said Tuesday.
- Chicago Tribune Apr 14, 2015
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