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July 2, 2009

Creighton in the News

CU med school plans Phoenix branch
Omaha World-Herald, June 30, 2009
Creighton University will increase its medical school enrollment by 26 a year and eventually send 84 students annually for training at a Phoenix hospital. Creighton on Tuesday announced the partnership with Phoenix's St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, the largest hospital in Arizona.
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Phoenix gets a new med-student program
The Arizona Republic, June 30, 2009
A new educational partnership at St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center could increase the number of medical students who ultimately decide to work as doctors in Arizona.A partnership with Creighton University School of Medicine, based in Omaha, Neb., will bring 42 Creighton students a year to St. Joseph's in Phoenix for their third and fourth years of training beginning in 2012.
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Dialing back the dosage
Omaha World-Herald, July 1, 2009
In general, people need to exercise more caution. Some are too quick to take acetaminophen for a minor headache or muscle soreness, said Victor Padron, an associate professor of pharmacy sciences at Creighton University.
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Economist: Midwest economy shows improvement
Omaha World-Herald, July 1, 2009
A survey of business leaders in nine Midwestern and Plains states suggests that the region's economy continues to show signs of improvement, but job losses persist…"Readings over the past several months indicate that the regional economy has bottomed out," said Creighton University economics professor Ernie Goss, who oversees the survey.
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Washington DC - Arlington- Alexandria rated in top 10 to "start fresh"
liveontheredline.com, June 29, 2009
Some parts of the United States have been less affected than others by the economic downturn. "If people are looking for a job and they're in Detroit, they're in the wrong place. They need to be considering geographic mobility," says Ernie Goss, professor of economics at Creighton University.
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The Master Takes a Tour
USA Today, May 28, 2009
For a snapshot of 19th-century Europe -- and a sampling of a great novelist's young mind -- there is perhaps nothing better than the latest, meticulously edited volume of "The Complete Letters of Henry James."
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All The Angles Covered
Herald Tribune, July 2, 2009
Of course, people stare. It's the natural response to things rarely seen, and Tampa Yankee and former Creighton pitcher Pat Venditte is certainly that.
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