Health

Emory is a recognized leader in health sciences, with related entities focused on teaching, research, health care and public service that include:

Emory Healthcare

School of Medicine

Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing

Rollins School of Public Health

Winship Cancer Institute

Yerkes National Primate Research Center

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Emory Healthcare joins major health systems across U.S. in #MaskUp campaign

Nov. 20, 2020

Major review of plants' role in antibacterial activity clears new paths for drug discovery

Nov. 18, 2020

Vaccine tested at Emory highly effective in preventing COVID-19, study says

Nov. 17, 2020

Science Gallery Atlanta launches video series on coping and resilience

Nov. 17, 2020

Great American Smokeout 2020: Get the support you need to quit today

Nov. 17, 2020

Robotic imaging system helps support personalized care at Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital

Nov. 17, 2020

Have a nutrition question? Get answers from 'Ask the RD'

Nov. 16, 2020

Warp Speed chief visits Emory, urges participation in COVID vaccine trials

Nov. 13, 2020

Emory Healthcare Veterans Program celebrates five years, expands services to 13 states

Nov. 11, 2020

University Research Committee accepting proposals for 2021-22

Nov. 10, 2020

Return to sports after COVID-19: cardiologists’ recommendations

Nov. 9, 2020

Taking math by storm: Talea Mayo models how climate change may affect our coasts

Nov. 2, 2020

U.S. News & World Report names Budd Terrace at Wesley Woods a 2020-21 Best Nursing Home

Nov. 2, 2020

Emory begins advanced stage clinical trial for another COVID-19 vaccine

Oct. 29, 2020

Research roundup: Recent grants and publications for Emory faculty and staff

Oct. 29, 2020

New lead screening method zooms in on highest-risk areas in Georgia

Oct. 27, 2020

Learn how to be an ergonomics hero at home

Oct. 26, 2020

Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital first in metro Atlanta to receive state’s highest designation for emergency cardiac care

Oct. 26, 2020

Modern Healthcare names young Emory Healthcare executive in Top 25 Emerging Leaders list

Oct. 23, 2020

Science Gallery Atlanta to open with interactive exhibition on addiction and recovery

Oct. 22, 2020

Georgia Research Alliance supporting two new scholars at Emory

Oct. 22, 2020

National Academy of Medicine elects two Emory researchers in 2020 class

Oct. 19, 2020

Emory helps establish national standard of care for COVID-19 treatment

Oct. 15, 2020

NCI awarding Emory $9.9 million to study cancer, autoimmune intersection with COVID-19

Oct. 15, 2020

Monoclonal antibodies for COVID-19: Emory experts explain experimental treatment

Oct. 13, 2020

More than $18,000 in devices donated to Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital, helping connect patients with family

Oct. 12, 2020

Emory expands access to free, anytime health services for all students

Oct. 7, 2020

Immune cell activation in severe COVID-19 resembles lupus

Oct. 7, 2020

Emory shares in $18.2 million NIH award to continue work on COVID-19 tests

Oct. 5, 2020

Emory Johns Creek Hospital opens second state-of-the-art interventional radiology suite

Oct. 1, 2020

Emory Fragile X Center: $8 million NIH grant supports next-generation neuroscience

Oct. 1, 2020

Study: Achilles tendon rupture does not mean end of professional sports career

Sep. 30, 2020

MEDIA ADVISORY: Emory and AEI StartUp Factory host virtual series of COVID-19 Health Talks in October

Sep. 30, 2020

Find ways to 'Refresh from Stress' even in challenging times

Sep. 29, 2020

COVID-19 vaccine tested at Emory spurs immune response in older adults

Sep. 29, 2020

Emory Healthcare, Hazelden Betty Ford unite to create Addiction Alliance of Georgia

Sep. 23, 2020

Unexplained strokes, delayed symptoms recognition found in study on COVID-19 and ischemic stroke

Sep. 21, 2020

Emory first in Georgia to offer patients access to new PET/CT scanner for improved diagnosis and treatment

Sep. 21, 2020

Emory, Fulton County study shows importance of proactive COVID-19 testing to prevent further infection

Sep. 17, 2020

Active Works invites employees to make the active choice

Sep. 17, 2020

Experiments reveal why human-like robots elicit uncanny feelings

Sep. 14, 2020

Emmy awarded to 'Your Fantastic Mind' TV series on brain health

Sep. 13, 2020

Second Lady Karen Pence tours Emory Healthcare Veterans Program

Sep. 11, 2020

Coffee Regional Medical Center strengthens relationship with Emory Healthcare Affiliate Network; adds new bariatric program supported by Emory

Sep. 10, 2020

How COVID-19 impacts the brain

Sep. 9, 2020

High antiviral antibody levels may herald pediatric COVID-19 complication

Sep. 8, 2020

New Synergy awardees represent spirit of partnership in COVID-19 research

Sep. 4, 2020

Emory supports nursing reforms in Ethiopia, with guidance from Kenya

Sep. 4, 2020

Emory immunologist Max Cooper to deliver 2020 Distinguished Faculty Lecture

Sep. 2, 2020

'Your Fantastic Mind' TV series features Emory's work on COVID-19, opioid crisis and more

Sep. 2, 2020

2020 Winship Win the Fight 5K Walk/Run will be virtual

Sep. 1, 2020

Lilicia Bailey named chief human resources officer for Emory Healthcare

Sep. 1, 2020

Emory receives $3.17 million from the NIH to strengthen career development in women’s health research

Aug. 31, 2020

Research roundup: Recent grants and publications for Emory faculty and staff

Aug. 27, 2020

Acclaim: Recent honors for Emory faculty and staff

Aug. 25, 2020

Emory Healthcare first in Georgia to introduce device to attach a leg prosthesis directly to the bone for patients

Aug. 24, 2020

Dane Peterson named president of Emory Healthcare

Aug. 20, 2020

Yerkes genomics research will help predict COVID-19 disease severity, inform treatment decisions

Aug. 20, 2020

Patients battling opioid addiction in central Appalachia face issues accessing drug treatment

Aug. 20, 2020

Telehealth visits soar as Emory Healthcare keeps patients and doctors connected during pandemic

Aug. 14, 2020

Seasonal flu vaccinations don’t 'stick' long-term in bone marrow

Aug. 13, 2020

Emory partners with Mexican Consulate in Atlanta to address COVID-19 disparities in Latinx community

Aug. 4, 2020

Nelson Oyesiku awarded inaugural Daniel Louis Barrow endowed chair

Aug. 3, 2020

Emory Healthcare names new director of Emory MBNA Stroke Center

July 31, 2020

Riney Foundation gives $7.8 million to Winship for multiple myeloma research

July 30, 2020

U.S. News ranks Emory University Hospital No. 1 and Emory Saint Joseph’s No. 2 in Georgia

July 28, 2020

Highly invasive lung cancer cells have longer 'fingers'

July 26, 2020

Nationwide All of Us research database now available to Emory researchers, part of a beta test

July 24, 2020

Investigational drug for genetic form of ALS showing early promise, trial indicates

July 23, 2020

Beautyberry leaf extract restores drug's power to fight 'superbug'

July 16, 2020

Research Roundup: Recent grants and publications for Emory faculty and staff

July 15, 2020

COVID-19 vaccine tested at Emory is safe, generates immune response, early results show

July 14, 2020

Vaccine additives can enhance immune flexibility – implications for flu and SARS-CoV-2

July 13, 2020

Repurposing a cancer drug to reduce COVID-19 lung inflammation

July 13, 2020

Acclaim: Recent honors for Emory faculty and staff

July 9, 2020

First nurse ever from office of quality receives DAISY Award

July 9, 2020

Emory key part of newly launched NIH network for COVID-19 clinical trials

July 8, 2020

Winship Cancer Institute builds new pharmacy, expands infusion services in Johns Creek

July 8, 2020

HIV pre-exposure drug regimen tested at Emory highly effective in preventing infection, study says

July 7, 2020

World Zoonoses Day: 'We have to act now to avoid even bigger catastrophes'

July 2, 2020

Emory team brings COVID-19 testing, education to poultry workers in rural Ga.

July 1, 2020

Healthy Emory’s Diabetes Prevention Program still makes a difference online

July 1, 2020

Zika infection after birth shown to have long term brain and behavior issues in animals

July 1, 2020

Emory physicians represent nearly half of 2020 'Top Doctors' list in Atlanta magazine

June 30, 2020

Inaugural global bidirectional grants awarded at Emory

June 30, 2020

Imaging core to acquire Georgia’s first 3D STED microscope

June 26, 2020

Emory Healthcare first in state to offer minimally invasive procedure for enlarged prostate

June 26, 2020

Emory Johns Creek Hospital to add three floors to Physician’s Plaza and new parking deck

June 26, 2020

Emory, Georgia Tech participate in six-year exercise research study

June 25, 2020

Emory Healthcare partners with Atlanta Track Club to serve athletes on the road to the Olympics

June 22, 2020

Emory launches national dashboard to help visualize COVID-19 disparities

June 18, 2020

Emory-led consortium explores brain and behavior, across the tree of life

June 16, 2020

Emory, state of Georgia collaborate on COVID-19 response

June 16, 2020

Research roundup: Recent grants and publications for Emory faculty and staff

June 15, 2020

Acclaim: Recent honors for Emory faculty and staff

June 15, 2020

COVID-19 research: Emory’s work spans the gamut, from bench to bedside

June 12, 2020

COVID-19 exposes health inequities, underscores the need for more inclusivity in research

June 11, 2020

Statement on Emory Healthcare resuming elective surgical and procedural services

June 11, 2020

Emory expert provides insight on caring for women planning pregnancy, currently pregnant or delivering a baby during the pandemic

June 8, 2020

'Your Fantastic Mind' television series nominated for five Emmy Awards

June 4, 2020

Stay healthy with Journeys programs, personalized virtual coaching

June 4, 2020

Emory doctors study link between thickness of blood, clotting and inflammation in COVID-19 patients

June 3, 2020

Emory employees got moving – virtually – during the 5th annual Move More Challenge

June 2, 2020

'Operation: Eat Right' nutrition challenge keeps employees on track for the summer

June 2, 2020

Emory, partners receive $31 million COVID-19 testing grant

May 29, 2020

101-year-old retired nurse has survived COVID-19 and 1918 flu pandemic

May 27, 2020

Emory researchers report lower ICU and ventilator mortality in critically ill adults with COVID-19

May 27, 2020

Behavioral studies in era of COVID-19 raise new concerns about diversity

May 26, 2020

All Hands on Deck: The Zoom experts

May 26, 2020

'Health Behind Locked Doors' course explores incarceration, institutionalization

May 26, 2020

Emory physicians, nurses, innovators, allied health professionals honored in annual Health Care Heroes 2020 awards

May 26, 2020

Scientists identify chemicals in noxious weed that 'disarm' deadly bacteria

May 22, 2020

Emory’s antibody study sheds light on COVID-19 immunity

May 20, 2020

Acclaim: Recent honors for Emory faculty and staff

May 18, 2020

New HIV vaccine shows promise, offers better and longer protection among primates

May 15, 2020

Research roundup: Recent grants and publications for Emory faculty and staff

May 15, 2020

Emory and Georgia Tech create barrier protection devices for use during COVID-19

May 14, 2020

Drive-through COVID-19 testing takes 'huge team effort' from Emory staff

May 14, 2020

Winship treats first lung cancer patient with T-cell receptor therapy

May 11, 2020

Academic centers join clinical trial to demonstrate efficacy of remdesivir and baricitinib against COVID-19

May 8, 2020

The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation donation helps Emory connect patients with families and assist clinicians during COVID-19

May 7, 2020

Emory's Victor Corces elected to prestigious National Academy of Sciences

May 5, 2020

Genetic doppelg?ngers: Emory research provides insight into two neurological puzzles

May 5, 2020

Emory Healthcare continues to restrict all visitors in hospitals and clinics

May 4, 2020

Virtual workouts help Emory employees stay focused on personal wellbeing

April 30, 2020

All Hands on Deck: The Carlos Museum brings art into homes

April 30, 2020

Emory launches study on COVID-19 immune responses

April 30, 2020

Emory part of national program to fast-track COVID-19 tests

April 30, 2020

Mapped: The future of the School of Medicine's Class of 2020

April 30, 2020

Emory helps lead research on drug to treat COVID-19 patients

April 29, 2020

Virtual Town Hall explores community questions, Emory’s next steps

April 28, 2020

Emory on the front lines of COVID-19: An ER doctor’s personal sacrifices

April 28, 2020

Emory experts provide guidance on use of personal protective equipment for obstetricians on the front lines in COVID-19

April 24, 2020

Emory Police: On call during uncertain times

April 23, 2020

Emory doctors tapped to shape federal COVID-19 treatment guidelines

April 22, 2020

Research roundup: Recent grants and publications for Emory faculty and staff

April 22, 2020

Baby monitors serve as new communication tool in Emory ICUs

April 22, 2020

Emory enrolling older adults in COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial

April 17, 2020

Emory prepares to celebrate the extraordinary Class of 2020

April 17, 2020

Emory student named 2020 Truman Scholar for promoting economic justice

April 16, 2020

Virtual Community Hub helps keep students connected

April 16, 2020

All hands on deck: Spiritual health across Emory’s hospitals and campuses

April 16, 2020

Bat ecology in the age of pandemics

April 16, 2020

Emory Healthcare expands critical care services for COVID patients to meet increasing demand

April 15, 2020

Emory Healthcare opens COVID-19 drive-through testing site, patients seen by appointment only

April 14, 2020

Emory develops diagnostic antibody blood test to determine antibody-responses to COVID-19

April 13, 2020

CAPS continues to offer workshops, other services to students during remote learning

April 8, 2020

Emory scientists working with NASA to map air pollution and its impact on health

April 8, 2020

Telemedicine use rises at Emory during COVID-19 outbreak

April 8, 2020

FDA: Human trials can begin for Emory COVID-19 antiviral

April 7, 2020

All hands on deck: Transitioning Emory College to remote teaching

April 7, 2020

Pandemic lockdowns set up 'natural experiment' on air pollution

April 7, 2020

COVID-19: Clinical update

April 7, 2020

Atlanta community supports call for critical blood donations

April 5, 2020

Great apes and COVID-19: Experts raise the alarm for endangered species

April 3, 2020

Beware false 'cures' for COVID-19

April 3, 2020

All hands on deck: Welcoming Oxford students to Atlanta

March 31, 2020

Emory Healthcare and Georgia Tech team up on rapid production of face shields

March 31, 2020

Report: Academic health centers can help combat behavioral health problems

March 30, 2020

Emory new site in NIH-sponsored coronavirus vaccine study

March 27, 2020

Atlanta Hawks supports Emory Healthcare COVID-19 caregivers with meal program

March 27, 2020

Reusable respirators a potential alternative for protecting health care workers from COVID-19

March 26, 2020

All hands on deck: Emory staff exhibit ‘can-do’ spirit and enduring sense of community

March 26, 2020

Emory Healthcare launches drive-through donation site for critical COVID-19 supplies

March 26, 2020

Simple measures are best defense against COVID-19

March 26, 2020

Emory Johns Creek Hospital receives prestigious Magnet? recognition for nursing excellence

March 23, 2020

Emory's DRIVE, Ridgeback partnering for drug vs coronavirus

March 23, 2020

Social distancing key to keeping yourself and others safe

March 18, 2020

Emory cancels traditional Commencement activities

March 18, 2020

Registration is open for the 2020 Move More Challenge

March 12, 2020

Research roundup: Recent grants and publications for Emory faculty and staff

March 12, 2020

Emory extends spring break, will transition to remote learning March 23

March 11, 2020

Acclaim: Recent honors for Emory faculty and staff

March 10, 2020

Site preparations begin on new R. Randall Rollins Building

March 4, 2020

Emory nonprofit starts GoFundMe campaign to help test coronavirus treatment

Feb. 27, 2020

Motorcycle crash survivor reclaims life with help from Emory doctors

Feb. 24, 2020

Spillover: Why germs jump species from animals to people

Feb. 18, 2020

Video: Coronavirus and Emory

Feb. 18, 2020

Research roundup: Recent grants and publications for Emory faculty and staff

Feb. 13, 2020

Healthy Emory Connect offers expanded digital resources

Feb. 11, 2020

New synthesis methods enhance 3D chemical space for drug discovery

Feb. 11, 2020

Acclaim: Recent honors for Emory faculty and staff

Feb. 11, 2020

Emory responds to coronavirus with empathy, support

Feb. 4, 2020

'Embodied' celebrates the interplay between health and the arts

Jan. 28, 2020

Healthy Emory helps employees focus on well-being

Jan. 21, 2020

Emory chemists synthesize 'bilingual' molecule connecting two basic codes for life

Jan. 8, 2020

Making the future

Dec. 17, 2019

Diabetes Prevention Program helps employees gain support to improve health

Dec. 12, 2019

Emory soil analysis project leads to EPA site investigation

Dec. 6, 2019

Emory Cardiac Surgery achieves elite distinction

Nov. 25, 2019

Diabetes: scaling up solutions for a global problem

Nov. 22, 2019

Symposium highlights Emory's leading research in sleep science

Nov. 8, 2019

Emory Johns Creek Hospital opens new nuclear medicine unit to better serve patients

Oct. 24, 2019

Emory Johns Creek Hospital golf tournament raises more than $20K for the American Heart Association

Oct. 24, 2019

Emory Healthy Kitchen participants end a course, begin a journey

Oct. 24, 2019

Emory alumni create organization to reduce racialized health disparities

Oct. 17, 2019

'Refresh From Stress' wellness program returns with even more reasons to join

Oct. 8, 2019

Bitter, salty, sour, sweet

Oct. 3, 2019

'Know Your Numbers' helps Emory employees make healthy choices

Sep. 24, 2019

How immunologist Max Cooper may have saved your life

Sep. 9, 2019

Emory Global Health Institute holds forum on U.S. measles outbreak

Aug. 30, 2019

Emory Healthy Kitchen Collaborative launches with 40 Emory employee participants

Aug. 28, 2019

Migrant farm workers get free health screenings from Emory nursing students

Aug. 20, 2019

Emory's tobacco-free policy prohibits vaping; help available to quit smoking

Aug. 13, 2019

Protection from mosquitoes key to avoid West Nile virus

Aug. 5, 2019

Five years later, Ebola patients return to Emory

Aug. 2, 2019

Emory and Ebola: A Timeline

July 26, 2019