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NJMS Spotlight

Facial Bones of Black Adults Age Differently Than Other Races

Black adults maintain higher mineral density as they age than other races, resulting in fewer changes to their facial structure, a Rutgers study finds.


Barbara and Norman Seiden White Coat Ceremony

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Sponsored by the Arnold P. Gold Foundation

Thursday, August 8, 2019 at 4 pm

Welcome to Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Class of 2023! This special event commemorates the arduous journey to medical school and obligates new student doctors to high professional standards for patient care and the practice of medicine. White Coat Ceremony is held annually on the New Jersey Medical School Plaza directly behind the Medical Science Building.

**Rain date Friday,: August 9, 2019 at 10:00AM**

This link will not be live until the actual event - August 8th 

Why New Jersey Medical School

Through a rigorous curriculum that places emphasis on combining holistic educational experiences with lessons learned by on-the-job training, New Jersey Medical School students are taught by venerated faculty members to become highly-skilled and compassionate physicians who deliver a particular brand of medicine and healthcare that is defined by extraordinary skill, professionalism, and respect for the patient.

Women in surgery

AAMC – Dr. Stephanie Bonne offers insight regarding the lack of women in the surgical field.

What does ‘Getting your tubes tied’ mean?

Everyday Health – For some, tubal ligation remains misunderstood. Dr. Kristyn Brandi answers frequently asked questions about this permanent contraception method.

Concerns over kratom continue to rise

Pain News Network – Should kratom be regulated as a prescription drug, or continue being sold as a dietary supplement? Dr. Lewis Nelson lends his expertise to this ongoing debate.

Does social media influence attitudes about cosmetic surgery

Mashable - NJMS resident, Amishav Bresler, and Dr. Boris Paskhover weigh in on the complicated relationship between social media filters and patients seeking cosmetic enhancements through surgery.

Our Global Presence

Take a journey around the world to learn more about the global reach and influence of our faculty, students, and staff.
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