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COVID-19 Concerns? FAU Medicine Now Offers Telehealth

By | April 15, 2020

FAU Medicine is offering virtual visits related to preventive care, check-ups, follow-ups or acute illnesses, including supporting patients who are concerned about the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

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FAU Celebrates 51st Annual Honors Convocation Awardees

By | April 15, 2020

Florida Atlantic University President John Kelly and Provost Bret Danilowicz today announced the recipients of the 51st annual Honors Convocation awards.

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FAU Wave Competition Celebrates Fifth Year

By | April 9, 2020

Florida Atlantic University has announced the winners of the annual Wave Competition, an undergraduate research competition organized by FAU's Division of Research.

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Tips for Caregivers Coping with Alzheimer's During COVID-19 Pandemic

By | April 9, 2020

FAU's Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing researchers provide important coping and care strategies for homebound caregivers of loved ones with Alzheimer's and other related dementias.

Connecting The Dots

Connecting The Dots

By | April 8, 2020

Cancer can be unpredictable. That’s why Gregg Fields, Ph.D., is researching how bone cells are tricked into allowing some types of cancer to invade the skeleton and rapidly take over. For example, multiple myeloma and breast cancer cells are known to penetrate bone tissue and metastasize.

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Undergraduate Research Training Initiative for Student Enhancement

By | April 8, 2020

Alex Keene, Ph.D., a professor of biological sciences in FAU's Charles E. Schmidt College of Science,  Rod Murphey, Ph.D., associate vice president for academic affairs of FAU's John D. MacArthur Campus and Evelyn Frazier, Ph.D., in FAU’s Charles E. Schmidt College of Science were awarded...

New Neuroscience Building

New Neuroscience Building

By | April 8, 2020

A new building on FAU’s Jupiter Campus will be an important milestone for the FAU Brain Institute – but director Randy Blakely says it’s just the beginning of a 10-year plan.

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Research Park Releases 2019 Report to the Community

By | April 8, 2020

The Research Park at Florida Atlantic University® released its annual economic report to the community.

Face Shields, Personal Protective Equipment, College of Engineering and Computer Science, Engineering, COVID-19, Baptist Health South Florida, Innovation, I-SENSE, PPE, Technology

FAU to Make Thousands of Face Shields for Baptist Health South Florida

By | April 8, 2020

FAU engineers have developed a disposable face shield that only requires clear polyester plastic, elastic fabric bands, and a laser cutter. Unlike 3D printed solutions, this process is simple and quick.

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FAU Develops New Way to Identify the Sex of Sea Turtle Hatchlings

By | April 7, 2020

Marine scientists have developed a new method that greatly enhances the ability to measure sea turtle hatchling sex ratios and is a crucial step to assess climate change impacts on imperiled turtle species.