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Diets Rich in Refined Fiber May Increase Liver Cancer Risk in Some Individuals

September 23, 2022

Dr. Matam Vijay-Kumar and Dr. Beng San Yeoh recently published a study that found diets rich in highly refined fiber may increase the risk of liver cancer, particularly in individuals who have a vascular deformity.


Rocket Alumni to be Celebrated at Sept. 30 Homecoming Gala

September 22, 2022

Tickets for the gala are $35 per person and must be purchased by Friday through the UToledo Alumni Association website or by calling the Office of Alumni Engagement at 419.530.2586.


Local Man Recognized as One of 100 Notable Muslim Americans

September 14, 2022

The Interfaith Institute honored Dr. S. Amjad Hussain, professor emeritus of cardiovascular surgery and humanities, for making an impact in medicine and beyond.


UToledo Neuroscientists Investigate How Brains Form Memories

September 7, 2022

Dr. Priyo Goswamee, a research assistant professor in the Department of Neurosciences, writes about memory formation and chronic diseases of the brain.


NIH Grant Funds Research to Unravel How Diabetes Impacts Fertility

September 6, 2022

New research at The University of Toledo led by Dr. Jennifer Hill, an associate professor of physiology and pharmacology, could pave the way for new treatments for infertility in those with diabetes.


Algal Blooms Documentary Featuring UToledo Faculty to Air on PBS

August 30, 2022

A 60-minute cut of “The Erie Situation” will air on the PBS stations in Toledo, Cleveland, Detroit, Buffalo, Marquette and Erie at 9 p.m. Monday, Sept. 12.


City Funding Could Improve Community Health Care Through Local Clinic

August 22, 2022

Addison Sparks, a medical student, and Dr. Susan Batten, an associate professor in the College of Nursing, discuss their work with UToledo’s Community Care Clinic, a student-run organization that provides free medical care to those with limited or no health insurance.


Annual Camp Gives High School Students Hands-On Look at Medical Profession

August 4, 2022

The two-day CampMed is an intensive, hands-on educational experience for students who have demonstrated achievement in science and have an interest in medicine as a possible career.


Incoming Med Student Class Full of Previous UToledo Students

August 1, 2022

Dr. Randall Worth, professor and senior associate dean for student affairs and admissions in the College of Medicine and Life Sciences, talks about preparing well-trained, well-qualified physicians to care for patients.


University of Toledo Holds White Coat Ceremony

August 1, 2022

Dr. Christopher Cooper, executive vice president for clinical affairs and dean of the College of Medicine and Life Sciences, discusses the incoming class of medical students.


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