Medical University of South Carolina News

Medical University of South Carolina enrolls 303 undergrads

At Medical University of South Carolina, 54 percent of undergraduate students are nontraditional students - age 25 or older - and 84 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 1,051 degrees from Medical University of South Carolina

About 94.1 percent of the 1,051 degrees and certificates handed out by the Medical University of South Carolina in 2016-17 were to students in Health Professions and Related Programs programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according t

Professor: Dental grads want to help needy, but student debt a deterrent

Graduates coming out of South Carolina’s only dental school are  motivated to care for the under-served and under-privileged, but they can be stymied by the heavy burden of student debt, according to one of the state’s most prominent dentists.

MUSC study shows positive impact in Charleston area

The findings of a recent study determined The Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) contributes a $3.8 billion economic boost to the Charleston metropolitan area economy and supports almost 28,000 jobs.

Patricia Blanton to head MUSC College of Dental Medicine

The Medical University of South Carolina's College of Dental Medicine is now under the leadership of interim dean Patricia L. Blanton, D.D.S., Ph.D.

MUSC board approves land purchase for new facility

Officials for the Medical University of South Carolina recently approved $2.8 million in funding to go toward the purchase of five acres on which a new health care facility will be built.

Study by MUSC researcher shows mail-order pharmacy increased drug adherence among stroke patients

Research compiled by a Medical University of South Carolina expert shows that using mail-order pharmacies may help stroke patients adhere to their medication regimens.

MUSC works with privately funded accelerator to develop and market neuroscience technology

MUSC now has a private partner expediting the commercialization of the university's neuroscience research.

MUSC president to be guest speaker at luncheon program

Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) President David J. Cole will be the guest speaker Thursday at a King Street Marketing Group business networking event at Halls Chophouse, part of Halls' Small Business Lunch program.

DuBois named dean of MUSC's College of Medicine

The Medical University of South Carolina's (MUSC) College of Medicine (COM) has a new dean.

Craig Beeson named 2015 Inventor of Year by MUSC

The Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) has named one of its professors, Dr. Craig Beeson, the 2015 Inventor of the Year.

Medical University of South Carolina's patents in fiscal 2015 reach new high

Researchers at the Medical University of South Carolina's (MUSC) Foundation for Research Development (FRD) said recently that it piled up a record 69 patents during fiscal year 2015, more than doubling their 33 patents registered in fiscal year 2014. Many of the patents pertain to therapies for spinal-cord and brain injuries, as well as cancer and leg ulcers.

MUSC begins building Goose Creek primary care location

The Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) Health Primary Care recently broke ground at its new location for Carnes Primary Care, which is scheduled to open in the spring.

MUSC Physicians purchases Charleston's Parkshore Center

Medical University of South Carolina Physicians (MUSC) has purchased the Parkshore Center, located at 1 Poston Road in Charleston, for $28.4 million.

Businessman donates $25 million to help build new Charleston hospital

The Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) said on Thursday that Shawn Jenkins, a Charleston businessman, donated $25 million to help build the new MUSC Children’s Hospital and Women’s Pavilion in downtown Charleston. The donation is the largest philanthropic contribution in MUSC's history.

Aeterna Zentaris transfers compound library to MUSC

Aeterna Zentaris Inc., announced Monday it plans to transfer its discovery library of roughly 100,000 unique compounds to the South Carolina Center for Therapeutic Discovery & Development at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC).

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