James M. Sullivan, Ph.D., to Lead FAU’s Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute
An internationally renowned researcher and leading oceanographer has been named executive director of Florida Atlantic University’s Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute. James M. Sullivan, Ph.D., who joined FAU’s Harbor Branch in 2015, has served as interim executive director since March.... more
Scientist Receives Grant for Cancer Metastasis Research
Metastasis – the spread of cancer – often is considered the deadliest aspect of solid tumors. A leading scientist at Florida Atlantic University has been working to identify what contributes to the ability of tumor cells to move through the body and find other places to “set up shop.” He has identified a number of enzymes that he believes are responsible for this process and is working to develop novel compounds to slow down this spreading aspect of cancer. ... more
Medical Students Receive First Doctor’s White Coat
Florida Atlantic University’s Schmidt College of Medicine celebrated its eighth White Coat Ceremony to officially welcome its newest medical students during this symbolic event, which took place in the Carole and Barry Kaye Performing Arts Auditorium on the Boca Raton campus. ... more
A leading FAU scientist has received $708,044 from the Florida Department of Health to identify what contributes to the ability of tumor cells to move through the body and find other places to "set up shop."
FAU's College of Engineering and Computer Science has received a $599,983 NSF research grant for data mining models and algorithms for complex dynamic information networks for health care delivery.
A scientist's ground-breaking work on the basic mechanisms and biochemical basis of chronic pain and drug addiction have opened new avenues of research and identified novel drug targets for these disorders.
FAU's Schmidt College of Medicine celebrated its eighth White Coat Ceremony to officially welcome its newest medical students during a symbolic ceremony.
If you looked at Nicoletta Sorice’s bucket list, you would find “Receive my Degree” written at the very top.
In this collaboration, Sheba's world-class experts will work with FAU to develop and deliver educational programs, conduct research and build additional response and leadership capabilities in Florida.
Graduate students are joined by professionals in this breezy, wonderful splash of comedy.
Robinson will present the lecture "Covering the Presidency in the Modern Media Age."
The nominations went to Niki Fridh for best supporting actor in "Most Wanted"; Kent Barrett for best scenic design in "Motherland"; and Karen Stephens for best actress in "Motherland."
James M. Sullivan, Ph.D., an internationally renowned researcher and a leading oceanographer, has been named executive director of FAU's Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott has maintained a slight lead over U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson in the U.S. Senate race, according to the statewide survey by FAU's Business and Economics Polling Initiative.
Consumer confidence among Hispanics in the U.S. has deteriorated, as concerns have grown over the perceived rising cost of living, according to a new national consumer sentiment index conducted by FAU.
Why the endangered green sea turtle is losing its male population
"Biologist Jeanette Wyneken directs Florida Atlantic University's marine lab, and has studied Florida's sea turtle population since 2002. She's alarmed by what she doesn't see in her tanks of hatchlings."... more