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Fetal Surgery Improves Spina Bifida Outcomes, Study Says
The New York Times
… an obstetrician and geneticist at Florida International University, who wrote an editorial that accompanied the research. …

FIU in the News
Coral Gables Museum names director, new exhibits planned
Miami Today
A third exhibit on the President Franklin Roosevelt’s Works Progress Administration/New Deal curated by
Florida International University Professor John Stuart is pending…

Study Backs Prenatal Fix
‎Wall Street Journal – Ron Winslow
In an editorial accompanying the study, Joe Leigh Simpson of Florida International University and Michael F. Greene of Massachusetts General Hospital called …

Fetal Surgery for Myelomeningocele?
New England Journal of Medicine
Joe Leigh Simpson, M.D., and Michael F. Greene, M.D.…Source Information…From the Departments of Human and Molecular Genetics and Obstetrics and Gynecology, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University, Miami (J.L.S.); and Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston (M.F.G.).

“GRAN TORINO”
Miami Today
The Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum presents “GRAN TORINO: Italian Contemporary Art,” the works of a select group of Turin…

Fetal surgery better for kids with spine defect
‎Seattle Times / AP
“Caution is necessary here,” Dr. Joe Simpson of Florida International University and Dr. Michael Greene of Massachusetts General Hospital wrote in an …

New Technology Making it Easier to Steal Credit Card Info
‎NBC Miami – Nathalie Pozo
Florida International University Engineering Professor Faisal Kaleen showed NBC Miami how easy it was to scan passports with an RFID reader and software. …

17. Campbell McGrath
‎Miami New Times (blog) – Ily Goyanes
… made Miami his home and immersed himself in its wiles, even teaching creative writing classes to future ee cummings at Florida International University. …

Study: Surgery in womb helps babies with spina bifida
‎Washington Post – Rob Stein
… surgeons,” wrote Joe Leigh Simpson of Florida International University and Michael F. Greene of Massachusetts General Hospital in an editorial, …

Solar-powered FIU mobile medical clinic nears military tests
Miami Today
Florida International University is in final stages of developing a mobile medical clinic that could one day be used by the military.

Prenatal surgery improves conditions for children with spina …
‎Los Angeles Times – Thomas H. Maugh II
… wrote Dr. Joe Leigh Simpson of Florida International University and Dr. Michael F. Greene of Massachusetts General Hospital in an editorial accompanying …

Fetal Surgery Best for Spinal Birth Defect in Study
‎BusinessWeek – Michelle Fay Cortez
… departments of genetics and obstetrics at Florida International University in Miami and Michael Green, from Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. …

Calendar of Events
Miami Today (Two stories)
The acclaimed Amernet String Quartet performs in concert. 7:30 p.m. Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center at Florida International University…

CJR Describes FCIR as Emerging Leader, Innovator
‎FCIR
Founded in September 2010, FCIR is an independent nonprofit organization located at the International Media Center at Florida International University in …

Prenatal surgery may be preferable for spina bifida
‎Science News – Nathan Seppa
These trade-offs raise questions, say physicians Joe Simpson of Florida International University in Miami and Michael Greene of Massachusetts General …


Florida renewable energy tour stops in South Florida

‎Sun-Sentinel (blog) – Julie Patel
… Beach State College’s Humanities & Technology Building in Boca Raton and tomorrow at 2 pm in the Ocean Auditorium at Florida International University. …

Does Photo Show Adam Walsh’s Face “Etched In Blood”?
‎Broward New Times (blog) – Bob Norman
… coming out next month that he co-authored with Florida International University creative writing professor Les Standiford about his investigation titled …

Athletics
2011 FIU Softball Season Outlook
‎Boxscore News
FIU will look to continue its winning ways this spring, building upon a phenomenal 2010 campaign in which the Panthers secured FIU softball’s second-ever …

Softball Begins 2011 Campaign at FIU Classic
‎UKAthletics
A two-time SBC Player of the Week, McClain set FIU single-season school records with 56 RBIs and 17 doubles last season while also recording a batting …

Memphis Softball Opens 2011 Season at FIU Combat Classic
‎Memphis Official Athletic Site
The University of Memphis softball team will open the 2011 season in Miami, Fla., as the Tigers compete in the FIU Combat Classic hosted by Florida …

UL Cajuns Carries Five-Game Streak To FIU
‎Boxscore News
Louisiana’s Ragin’ Cajuns men’s basketball team (8-14, 5-5 SBC) will put a five-game winning streak on the line against FIU (9-14, 4-7 SBC) on Thursday in …

Mid major report: FIU is better than you think
‎Covers – Nick Parsons
FIU snapped out of its six game losing streak with a 81-80 win in OT over Troy and nearly beat Sun Belt East leaders Florida Atlantic on the road as a …

Florida Atlantic, Nova Southeastern vs. Florida International
‎Malaysia Sun
THE FIU Swimming & Diving team swept two meets on Saturday afternoon defeating Florida Atlantic and Nova Southeastern at FIU’s Biscayne Bay Campus in North …

UL women stumble without star at FIU
‎The Daily Advertiser
MIAMI — FIU’s women’s basketball team was hot already on a four-game winning streak, including an upset win over Middle Tennessee. …

DC United goalkeeper Steve Cronin suffers wrist injury at training …
‎Washington Post – Steve Goff
United will play Florida International University in a 60-minute exhibition at 4 pm today. By Steve Goff | February 9, 2011; 10:25 AM ET Based on an …

Higher Education
University of Florida endowment on the rise
‎MiamiHerald.com
The University of Florida’s endowment increased 9.3 percent in the last fiscal year, but still hasn’t rebounded to the level it reached before the economic …

USF Poly will raise student health fees
‎News Chief – Robin Williams Adams
LAKELAND — Students will pay a health fee of $3.44 per credit hour at the University of South Florida Polytechnic next fall, …

UCF Trustee Harris Rosen Honored by Cornell University
‎University of Central Florida
Harris Rosen, a University of Central Florida trustee and the benefactor of UCF’s Rosen College of Hospitality Management, has been named Cornell …

Analysis: USF Poly to Have $3.2 Billion Impact in Polk
‎The Ledger – Kyle Kennedy
LAKELAND | The new University of South Florida Polytechnic campus could have an annual economic impact of $3.2 billion in Polk County, …

UF dean to receive Emma Lazarus Statue of Liberty Award
‎Gainesville Sun – Kayla Robins
For the past 28 years, Ralph Lowenstein, dean emeritus of the College of Journalism and Communications at the University of Florida, …

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