On May 24 from 6-8 p.m., 10 entrepreneurs will pitch their ideas for a healthier city. Three of them will walk away with a total of $10,000 to bring their innovative ideas on improving health to life.
In honor of national EMS (Emergency Medical Services) appreciation week, Lakeview Regional Medical Center hosted another “Great Save” Event, which took place on May 22 in the Pelican Room in the Main Hospital Building.
Founded by New Orleans graduate students, startup Instapath Bioptics has won the 2017 International Business Model Competition (IBMC), which is organized by Brigham Young University, and held in the heart of Silicon Valley. With rapid, high-quality imaging, Instapath aims to improve how tissue biopsies are processed to increase pathology efficiency and reduce repeat biopsies for patients awaiting cancer diagnoses.
A condition known as peripheral arterial disease (PAD) is widespread in America, and throughout the world. The leading cause of amputations, PAD serves as a marker of a dramatically increased risk of premature death and disability—even when symptoms are not present.
Tulane University Medical Center’s Department of Orthopaedic Surgery announces the
hiring of Dr. Mary K. Mulcahey as the Director of Women’s Sports Medicine at the
Tulane Institute for Sports Medicine (TISM).
Dr. Mulcahey is a New Hampshire native who received her Bachelor of Arts in
Biochemistry, from Dartmouth College, in 2000, and her Doctor of Medicine, from the
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, in 2006. She completed her
orthopaedic surgery residency in 2011 at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown