Student Presentation Honored by Science Society
Allison Katherine Hester was the recipient of the outstanding poster presentation award at the 2015 SACNAS National Conference at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland, in October 2015.
HU Cancer Center Sponsors Breast Cancer Support Activities
Howard University Hospital (HUH) held multiple activities in October to raise awareness of breast cancer and money for research and patient support, including the second annual Rosemary Williams Breast Cancer Brunch on Oct. 18, sponsored by the Howard University Cancer Center.
The Republic of Congo Delegation Visits Howard
A delegation from the Republic of Congo were guests of honor at the Howard University Center for Sickle Cell Disease on Sept. 29. The visit was followed by an international collaboration meeting and luncheon at the Louis Stokes Health Science Library.
Howard University Faculty Practice Plan Notice to Patients of Data Breach
On May 11, 2015, we learned that collection letters containing the full name, FPP account number and date of service of some of our patients were sent to the wrong addresses. This incident has been investigated, and we have confirmed that no other patient information has been disclosed. Our computer systems were not involved, and there was no harm to our electronic medical or billing records.
Howard University Urban Health Initiative Recognized as a Leader
The Howard University Urban Health Initiative: Shifting the Paradigm to Community- Centered Healthcare Delivery was recently selected by the National Center for Healthcare Leadership (NCHL) as one of eight projects across the country to be featured at its annual leadership challenge this fall in Chicago.