Monthly Archives: April 2019

Non-invasive vagus nerve stimulation shows promise for treatment of rheumatoid arthritis

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MANHASSET, NY  – Bioelectronic medicine scientists at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research collaborated with counterparts from Academic Medical Center at University of Amsterdam in the Netherlands to carry out a series of pilot clinical studies to assess the effect of a novel bioelectronic stimulation. These studies show that non-invasive stimulation at the external ear improves… read more

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Physician-researcher awarded federal grant to bridge evidence and practice for clinicians via electronic medical record

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MANHASSET, NY  – The US Department of Health & Human Services Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has awarded Thomas G. McGinn, MD, MPH, with a three-year, $1.14 million grant for a clinical decision support (CDS) system that reduces frontline providers’ complications and frustrations. While clinical decision support has been widely available for years, healthcare… read more

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Association of American Physicians inducts two Feinstein Institute researchers

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MANHASSET, NY  – The Association of American Physicians (AAP), a 134-year-old society of the nation’s leading physician-scientists, has elected two Feinstein Institute for Medical Research physician-scientists Lance Becker, MD, and David Eidelberg, MD. Each year, clinicians are recognized by nomination for membership by the AAP’s Council of the Association. Their election gives them the opportunity to share… read more

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Long Island researchers awarded for combatting lupus, improving telehealth

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MANHASSET, NY  –  Feinstein Institute for Medical Research scientists Betty Diamond, MD, and Renee Pekmezaris, PhD, have earned Innovator of the Year awards for their respective medical innovations in the fields of lupus research and telehealth options geared towards the Spanish-speaking patient population. Presented by Innovate Long Island, a news organization covering the regional established and… read more

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