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Ross Medical Veterinary Assistant Students in Huntsville Visit Local Barn

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Field trips are something that every student looks forward to. As a student at Ross Medical Education Center, oftentimes those field trips are even more exciting and meaningful because they point strongly towards a student’s potential career in the not so distant future. Recently, students in the Veterinary Assistant program at Ross Medical Education Center in Huntsville, Alabama got to …

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Ross Medical in Bowling Green Helps with Monster Dash

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This fall, the Ross Medical Education Center campus in Bowling Green, Kentucky participated in the 2016 Monster Dash. Faculty members Mike Bishop and Sarah Beckner, both instructors in the Medical Assistant program, along with students Nikita Avery, Regina Rigsby, and Jessica Wells all worked together to man the Ross table at the event. Their fun job was to spend time …

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Ross Medical in Kalamazoo & Portage Team Up Against Breast Cancer

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For some of our campuses, the opportunity exists to join together with other local Ross Medical Education Center locations to increase the positive impact on the surrounding communities. For our Ross campus in Kalamazoo, Michigan and our other Ross campus in Portage, Michigan, a joint event is something to look forward to. The Kalamazoo campus is one of the newest …

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Ross Medical Morgantown Hosts Annual Advisory Board Meeting

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Ross Medical Education Center in Morgantown, West Virginia held its annual advisory board meeting this fall. There were representatives in attendance from several local organizations including Advantage Health and Wellness, WVU Medicine, Reynolds Memorial Hospital, Roots & Harmony, Spineworks, Omnicare, Mon Health Systems, Waterfront Pharmacy, WVUM Pharmacy, and Walgreens as well as four Ross graduates. Longevity of the board ranged …

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Ross Medical in Lafayette Enjoys YWCA Visit

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One of the most important things to Ross Medical Education Center campuses is building strong relationships with local organizations. Recently in October, the Ross campus in Lafayette, Indiana invited representatives from their local YWCA of Greater Lafayette to come in and put on an informative and interactive presentation for the entire student body. Due to the fact that October is …

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Ross Medical in Port Huron Sends Cards to Connor

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Recently The Times Herald newspaper, published an article about a young man, Connor Weston. Connor Weston spent his fifth birthday in the intensive care unit after he and his family were in a near fatal traffic crash on US-31 near Traverse City, Michigan in Oceana County. Connor suffered a brain injury during the crash and will undergo a surgery around …

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Ross Medical in Kokomo Invites Oncologist Guest Speaker to Campus

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October was Breast Cancer Awareness Month and at the Ross Medical Education Center Kokomo, Indiana campus, they decided to join the fight against breast cancer. In order to educate their campus, they had the honor of welcoming Dr. Tracey Price, Radiation Oncologist from Community Howard Regional Health Systems, as a guest speaker. Dr. Price graduated from medical school at Indiana …

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Join the Great American Smokeout

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Each year, on the third Thursday of November, just a week before Thanksgiving, another important date is observed. This has been deemed the Great American Smokeout. Sponsored by the American Cancer Society, this is a day on which this organization and healthcare professionals challenge smokers to make a plan to quit. This year’s “Get Ready, Set, Quit!” date was yesterday, …

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Ross Medical in Port Huron Encourages Breast Cancer Awareness

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Throughout the month of October, the Ross Medical Education Center campus in Port Huron, Michigan made every effort to inform students about the very important topic of breast cancer awareness. As part of this initiative, the campus hosted two guest speakers from McLaren Hospital of Port Huron: Kelly DiNardo, RN, BSN Community Education and Outreach Coordinator, and Heather Hayes, Program …

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Ross Medical in Morgantown Celebrates Unity Day

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Recently, the Ross Medical Education Center campus in Morgantown, West Virginia decided to make a move to come together against bullying. With that, they united for kindness, acceptance and inclusion on October 19th. October is National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month and October 19th was named Unity Day. That’s the day in which everyone is called to come together in their …

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Ross Medical Port Huron Enjoys Visit from Lake Huron Medical Center Speaker

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Earlier this fall, the Ross Medical Education Center Port Huron, Michigan campus had the opportunity to proudly host a guest speaker, Ms. Lisa Beedon from Lake Huron Medical Center. Ms. Beedon is the Integrated Marketing Specialist at Lake Huron Medical Center and also serves as the National President of the American Business Women’s Association (ABWA). The staff, faculty, and students …

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Ross Medical in Huntsville Visits EarthFare

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Recently, students from Ross Medical Education Center campus in Huntsville, Alabama in the Pharmacy Technician program visited the nearby EarthFare. EarthFare is an authentic organic and natural healthy grocery store with 37 locations across the Southeast, mid-Atlantic, and Midwest. Their full-service philosophy incorporates the highest food quality standards in the industry with compelling value, friendly and knowledgeable service and superior …

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Ross Medical in Roosevelt Park Joins Mercy Health to Support Breast Cancer Awareness

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This fall, during October’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Roosevelt Park, Michigan campus of Ross Medical Education Center once again had the opportunity to partner with Mercy Health in Muskegon. This time, they got to be a part of their Lakeshore Mammogram Party and Community Health Fair. Mercy Health Comprehensive Breast Center arranged the fun and informative health fair and …

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November is American Diabetes Month

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Did you know that 1 in 11 Americans today has diabetes? Despite its prevalence, diabetes is an invisible disease. It affects men and women, people young and old, and people of all races, shapes and sizes. Often there are no outward signs from the 29 million Americans who fight this chronic illness every day. That’s why there is a critical …

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Ross Medical in Davison Hosts Michigan Blood

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Earlier this fall, the Ross Medical Education Center campus in Davison, Michigan hosted a blood drive for staff, faculty, and students in conjunction with Michigan Blood. The Davison campus and the many other Michigan Ross campuses are always pleased to work with and support the Michigan Blood organization and mission. Michigan Blood is an independent, nonprofit blood bank which services …

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Ross Medical in Brighton Gives Sight With Lions Club

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The students, staff, and faculty at Ross Medical Education Center in Brighton, Michigan believe that good eyesight is something that everyone deserves the chance to enjoy. That’s why this autumn they decided to participate in the Lions Recycle for Sight Program. Everyone at the campus was thrilled to be a part of improving the vision of those in need in …

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Ross Medical Port Huron Walks for Breast Cancer Awareness

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Each October the Port Huron, Michigan campus of Ross Medical Education Center observes Breast Cancer Awareness Month by participating in a local St. Clair County event recognizing this very important cause. This year the tradition continued when the campus volunteered their time and efforts to the first annual Blue Water Breast Cancer Walk organized by the local American Cancer Society …

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Ross Medical New Baltimore Collects Pop Tabs for Ronald McDonald House

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Throughout the entire month of September, students in the Dental Assistant program at Ross Medical Education Center in New Baltimore, Michigan, worked together to benefit their community. In order to make a major impact, they teamed up with Ronald McDonald House Charities. Since 1974, Ronald McDonald House has been helping create a “home away-from-home” atmosphere for parents and children. The …