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Essex Sheriff’s Dept. first in Mass. to wear body cameras

April 29th, 2015 in 2015, Metropolitan College, Newsmakers, Shea Cronin, WHDH 0 comments

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Shea Cronin, Metropolitan College

The video taken from the body camera of an Essex County Sheriff’s officer is raw and real…

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“The reason why body cameras have received such attention and why they seem like such an easy fix is because it’s a piece of technology. Everybody knows how to use it. It can be attached easily. But if it’s not going to be part of a wider accountability system it’s just simply not going to be effective enough.”

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Cloud security

September 2nd, 2014 in 2014, Azer Bestavros, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Newsmakers, WHDH 0 comments

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Azer Bestavros, College of Arts & Sciences

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Boston doctor headed to Ebola-infected area

August 3rd, 2014 in 2014, Ebola, Nahid Bhadelia, NEIDL, Newsmakers, School of Medicine, WHDH 0 comments

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Nahid Bhadelia, School of Medicine

As fears grow about the Ebola virus spreading outside of Africa, one Boston doctor is going straight to the source of the outbreak…

Expert quote:

“It is a very serious condition. And it is currently out of control in Africa, with a high risk of spreading further in Africa. The way I look at it is we’re going there to contain that epidemic.”

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Living with allergies

June 11th, 2014 in 2014, Frederic Little, Newsmakers, School of Medicine, WHDH 0 comments

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Frederic Little, School of Medicine

‘Tis the season for allergies, and with pollen counts on the rise, allergies are hard to avoid…

Expert quote:

“Particularly difficult season for allergy sufferers largely for tree pollen, which is what we are in the midst of right now.”

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Preventing skin cancer

June 10th, 2014 in 2014, Emmy Graber, Newsmakers, School of Medicine, WHDH 0 comments

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Emmy Graber, School of Medicine

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Hank Investigates: Gas Leaks

September 25th, 2013 in 2013, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Nathan Phillips, Newsmakers, WHDH 0 comments

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Nathan Phillips, College of Arts & Sciences

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BU and BMC look into concussions in football

June 19th, 2013 in 2013, Douglas Comeau, Newsmakers, School of Medicine, WHDH 0 comments

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Douglas Comeau, School of Medicine

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CT school shooting: Impact on children

December 14th, 2012 in 2012, Centers & Institutes in the News, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Jonathan Comer, Newsmakers, WHDH 0 comments

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Jonathan Comer, College of Arts & Sciences, Center for Anxiety & Related Disorders

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Child psychologist speaks about Conn. Shooting

December 14th, 2012 in 2012, Centers & Institutes in the News, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Jonathan Comer, Newsmakers, WHDH 0 comments

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Jonathan Comer, College of Arts & Sciences, Center for Anxiety & Related Disorders

A local psychologist says there is one word parents need to remember as local school kids learn of the tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut: communication…

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Supreme Court upholds President’s health care law

June 28th, 2012 in 2012, College of General Studies, Newsmakers, Tom Whalen, WHDH 0 comments

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Tom Whalen, College of General Studies