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Medical Bulletin | Fall 2008

Features

Vigilantly ever after

As they help more children conquer cancer, University physicians are also identifying and managing the spectrum of health challenges these survivors tend to encounter as adults.

Striking back at stroke

Stroke Center’s rapid response pays off when every minute counts.

Applying to medical school? How does your character stack up?

Outstanding MCAT scores and GPAs still count, but these days, proof of one’s compassion weighs heavily for admission.

Departments

Medical School News

Alumni Connections

A Look Back


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From the Dean

This issue’s cover story highlights a team of University physicians and scientists who are learning how to protect patients against the “late effects” of childhood cancer therapies.



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