Wed 8 Feb | MedPage Today

Vancomycin proves best for Severe C.Diff

Colleen Kelly, assistant professor of medicine, commented on the findings of a new study that examined the outcomes of two first-line therapies for Clostridium difficileinfection.
Wed 8 Feb | World Economic Forum

Why do you live where you live?

Brown economists Vernon Henderson and David Well co-authored an article that explains why people live in densely populated areas.
Tue 7 Feb | Dialogo Chino

Latin America lacks awareness on climate risks

Guy Edwards, co-director of Brown University’s Climate and Development Lab, commented on Latin America's agenda in relation to climate change, a topic that has largely been ignored by the region's financial institutions.
Mon 6 Feb | The Providence Journal

‘Never stop believing’

Brown cognitive scientist Joachim Krueger commented on one of the factors that led the Patriots to overcome the biggest deficit in Super Bowl history.
Mon 6 Feb | UPI

Marital status linked to health in postmenopausal women

Researchers in the School of Public Health contributed to a new study that found health factors in postmenopausal women may be affected by marriage or divorce. The results are in stark contrast to earlier studies that found marriage had been associated with improved overall health.
Thu 2 Feb | The Providence Journal

Brown President Paxson gets another 5-year term at the university

Expressing "confidence" in her leadership during a time of federal education uncertainty, the corporation that governs Brown University has reappointed president Christina Paxson, the college announced on Thursday. Paxson will serve a second five-year term extending her presidency through June 2022.
Thu 2 Feb | Associated Press

Brown University researchers help develop 'Bat Bot'

Researchers have developed a drone that looks and flies like a bat which has the potential to be used in tight safe zones and disaster sites. A team of experts from Brown University who studied bat flight contributed to the drone's development.