Nine Medical School faculty members named to Institute of Medicine

first_imgNine faculty members from HMS are among the 65 new appointees to the Institute of Medicine (IOM) of the National Academy of Sciences. Established in 1970, the institute is both an honorific membership organization and an advisory group that analyzes health issues and makes recommendations on national health policy. Appointment recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievement and dedication to service. With their election, members make a commitment to volunteer a significant amount of time on IOM committees, which engage in a broad range of studies on health policy issues.last_img

Suspect arrested for stealing money from ‘elderly citizen’ in Chemung County

first_imgThe sheriff’s office says Haner stole several checks totaling $1040 from an elderly citizen. They say Haner was employed to be the elder’s healthcare aid. Haner has been charged with forgery in the 2nd degree, a class D felony, authorities note. (WBNG) — The Chemung County Sheriff’s Office announced the arrest of 42-year-old Ginnie L. Haner of the village of Wellsburg Tuesday afternoon.center_img The sheriff’s office says Haner was arraigned in court and was later released due to the new bail reform law.last_img

Montezuma County readies for IMCA Stock Car Rumble In The Rockies

first_imgCORTEZ, Colo. – Big paydays for IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars are on the line both nights of Montezuma County Fairgrounds Speedway’s season-opening Rumble In The Rockies special.The Friday, April 21 feature pays $750 to win while a top prize of $1,000 is on the line on Saturday, April 22. IMCA Speedway Motors Weekly Racing National, EQ Cylinder Heads Southern Region, Allstar Performance State and track points will be given both nights.Pit gates open at 4 p.m. and the grandstand opens at 7 p.m. with racing at dusk. Pit passes are $30 and pill draw is $20.Grandstand admission is $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and military, $5 for kids ages 6-12 and free for five and under. Family passes are $25.An open practice runs from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, April 19. Pit passes are $15 and grandstand admission is free. Questions about the Rumble In The Rockies, presented by Quality Crushing and Steffan Carey at WCC Customs, can be directed to promoter Kevin Faddis at 505 486-5368.last_img read more