Study shows marijuana use interrupts adolescent brain development
Regular marijuana use by teens can stop the brain from maturing, according to a new study by scientists at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. Led by Kuei Tseng, MD, PhD, associate professor of cellular and molecular pharmacology at the Chicago Medical School at RFUMS, the study shows how chronic cannabis use by teens can cause persistent behavioral deficits in adulthood, including problems with attention span and impulse control. Read more.
First black female neurosurgeon in U.S. visits RFUMS: Speaks on breaking barriers in medicine, dealing with stress
The nation’s first African American woman neurosurgeon, who visited RFUMS as part of the Black History Month Pioneer in Medicine speaker series, encouraged students to stop worrying so much about their careers, focus on their work and love what you do. Read more.
Rescue from Hearing Loss in Usher's Syndrome
Match Day Sends Married Medical Couple To Same Residency
No one made a better match at Chicago Medical School's annual Match Day than Danielle and Chris Wilbur, a rare married medical student couple who are about to embark on pediatric residencies at the same hospital in Pennsylvania. Read more.
RFU Links With DePaul To Ease Shortage Of Nurses
A new partnership between DePaul University in Chicago and Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in North Chicago will make it easier for second career adults to earn an advanced nursing degree and in the process, help address a looming shortage of nurses. Read more.
DePaul nursing expansion at Rosalind Franklin earns approval
Rosalind Franklin University Scientists Prevent the Development of Deafness in Animals Engineered to Have Usher Syndrome
DePaul University and Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science Establish Alliance to Address Growing Need for Health Care Professionals
LeadAmerica and Rosalind Franklin University Collaborate to Provide Summer Learning Opportunities
Chicago Medical School Joins White House to Address Military and Veteran Health Needs
Interprofessional Collaboration Focus of Rosalind Franklin University Seminar
Rosalind Franklin University Opens New College of Pharmacy and Interprofessional Education Center
Rosalind Franklin University Receives Sponsorship for Laboratory Enhancements
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