RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Eastern Virginia Medical School

A collection of news and information related to Eastern Virginia Medical School published by this site and its partners.

Top Eastern Virginia Medical School Articles

Displaying items 13-24
  • Breastfeeding boost - businesses receive awards for lactation policies

    Breastfeeding boost - businesses receive awards for lactation policies
    The following businesses received awards from CINCH (a regional child health coalition sponsored by EVMS) for their support for breastfeeding employees: - Bons Secours DePaul Medical Center - Bon Secours Mary Immaculate Hospital - Bon Secours Maryview...
  • Gloucester Point resident appointed to board by governor

    Gloucester Point resident Dr. Barry Gross has been appointed by Gov. Bob McDonnell to the Eastern Virginia Medical School Board of Visitors. The appointment of Gross, executive vice president and chief medical officer of Riverside Health System, was...
  • East Beach Homearama: Enjoy lots of events while you see 10 furnished, landscaped luxury cottages

    East Beach Homearama: Enjoy lots of events while you see 10 furnished, landscaped luxury cottages
    These events happen during the Oct. 13-28 East Beach Homearama, sponsored by the Tidewater Builders Association. The showcase of 10 new custom homes is located along  Shore Drive in the Ocean View area of Norfolk. Homearama is open from noon to 9 p.m....
  • CHKD pediatrician receives national honor for work with vaccinations

    CHKD pediatrician receives national honor for work with vaccinations
    The Virginia Department of Health issued the following press release on Monday: Dr. John Harrington, a pediatrician and director of Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters (CHKD) General Academic Pediatrics, has been named a Centers for...
  • NTSB official confronts idea that 'sleep is for slackers'

    NTSB official confronts idea that 'sleep is for slackers'
    Obviously, falling asleep on the job is very bad, but napping at work should be encouraged, according to Mark R. Rosekind, an internationally recognized fatigue expert and one of five board members of the National Transportation Safety Board. Though...
  • East Beach Homearama

    East Beach Homearama
    East Beach is all about a laid-back, Jimmy Buffet-type lifestyle along the Chesapeake Bay. Which is why Homearama keeps coming back there. People come by the thousands to see the coastal cottages that make up the Norfolk neighborhood, which was...
  • Living Here: Colleges and universities

    No matter what type of education you're looking for, it's available here in Hampton Roads. Bryant & Stratton College. Hampton. The facility at Peninsula Town Center opened in 2010 with 80 students, with plans to expand as laboratories are opened and a...
  • Living Here: Research facilities

    Hampton Roads — and the Peninsula in particular — boasts an array of world-class research facilities. Here are some notables: NASA Langley Research Center The center in Hampton was founded in 1917 as the nation's first civilian aeronautics...
  • Lackey Clinic hires new medical director

    Lackey Clinic hires new medical director
    The Lackey Free Clinic in Yorktown reports that it has hired Dr. Ralph Robertson as medical director.  The clinic provides skilled and compassionate health care and counseling to the medically disadvantaged on the Peninsula. Since 2008, Dr. Robertson has...
  • Virginia communities take on childhood obesity

    Virginia communities take on childhood obesity
    Ninety-four percent of Virginians support the need for 30 minutes of daily physical education in elementary and middle schools, according to a survey of more than 15,000 adults and young people by Y Street, a teen volunteer group. The Virginia...
  • Primary doctors transform offices into patient-centered 'medical homes'

    Primary doctors transform offices into patient-centered 'medical homes'
    A few Hampton Roads doctors' offices are transforming themselves into patient-centered medical homes. And that means more than just replacing outdated waiting-room magazines. The concept of establishing "medical homes" emerged in the health-care...
  • Hampton Roads has some of the highest STD rates in nation

    Hampton Roads has some of the highest STD rates in nation
    Hampton Roads has some of the highest sexually transmitted disease rates in the nation. It had the second-highest rate of chlamydia cases among U.S. metropolitan areas and third-highest rate of gonorrhea cases, according to a 2010 report by the Centers...