Fall 2022 University of Miami Medicine Magazine Now Available
Transforming the health of humanity
The latest edition of University of Miami Medicine Magazine is here! We invite you on the Miller School’s journey to heal the world. Read how our teams are collectively transforming the health of humanity, from within the walls of our great institution to our local underserved communities to countries across the globe that are in critical need of medical support. Read the latest edition here.
When disaster strikes, the Miller School community provides essential disaster relief. But more than just catastrophe assistance, our teams educate health care professionals and engage in life-changing projects around the world. Read
Michael Benatar, M.D., Ph.D., executive director of the ALS Center at the Miller School, is evaluating whether an investigational drug can delay or slow the onset of ALS in pre-symptomatic individuals. This trial could begin to answer the crucial questions of which ALS patients should get treatment and when. Read
Receiving a white coat marks the start of a highly anticipated, yet rigorous, chapter for future physicians. Miller School alumni, brothers Jason Onugha, M.D./M.P.H. ’20, and Harris Onugha, M.D./M.P.H. ’21, know these challenges firsthand and have created at platform to help new doctors find balance. Read
Students from the Miller School and the University of Miami College of Engineering have joined forces to create Smart Scan, a potentially lifesaving technology that helps identify pulmonary embolisms (PE). PE is the third most common cause of cardiovascular death, and mortality rates have been rising for still-undetermined reasons. Read