Category: New England Journal of Medicine

Holistic Review — Shaping the Medical Profession One Applicant at a Time

April 11th, 2013 in 2013, New England Journal of Medicine, Newsmakers, OP-EDs by BU Professors, RESEARCH @ BU, Robert Witzburg, School of Medicine 0 comments

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Co-written by Robert Witzburg, School of Medicine

Modern medicine has been characterized by rapid and accelerating progress in biomedical sciences as the foundation for clinical practice…

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Limiting “Sugary Drinks” to Reduce Obesity — Who Decides?

April 4th, 2013 in 2013, George Annas, New England Journal of Medicine, Newsmakers, OP-EDs by BU Professors, School of Law, School of Public Health 0 comments

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By Wendy Mariner, School of Public Health, School of Law
By George Annas, School of Public Health

When a judge struck down the New York City Board of Health’s partial ban on selling “sugary drinks” in containers of more than 16 fluid ounces, the reaction was swift…

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Regulating Compounding Pharmacies after NECC

November 13th, 2012 in 2012, Kevin Outterson, New England Journal of Medicine, Newsmakers, OP-EDs by BU Professors, School of Law 0 comments

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By Kevin Outterson, School of Law

Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rules are often forged in crisis…

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