Thursday 10 May 2012

University Of Maryland School Of Medicine-University Of Maryland Medical School

University of Maryland medical school wins $240K grant for breast cancer screening

The University of Maryland School of Medicine said Tuesday it has received a $240,000 grant from the Avon Foundation to help conduct breast cancer screenings to underinsured women living in Baltimore City.The school’s Baltimore City Breast Cancer Program program provides screenings for low-income women. Nearly 9,000 free clinical breast exams and 10,000 mammograms have been conducted under the program since it was founded in 2001. Of the 27,000 women screened, 101 have been diagnosed with breast... (Source: Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)MedWorm Sponsor Message: Please support the Doctors In Chains campaign for the medics tortured and sentenced for up to 15 years in Bahrain. #FreeDoctors read more..

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