Research by Chunmin Lo, Ph.D., looks at a protein that could help prevent obesity and diabetes.

Frank W. Myers, D.O., left, receives a Trillium Award from Executive Dean Ken Johnson. D.O., in 2014.
Fabian Benencia, Ph.D., left, and Brian Clark, Ph.D., right, have both received presidential honors from Ohio University.
These students were awarded scholarships through the Cleveland Clinic Physician Diversity Scholars Program.

The Heritage College's newest mobile clinic was rolled out on Nelsonville's Public Square Nov. 1.

Accolades

Curriculum official becomes president of international education communication/technology group

Briju ThankachanPh.D., director of curriculum assessment design and improvement, was named president of the International Division of the Association for Educational Communication and Technology, during the recent AECT International convention in Kansas City, Mo. 

Thankachan was part of several panels and presentations at the convention. Under his mentorship, two of his former instructional technology students received first place in the AECT Design and Development Competition.

The International Division of the AECT facilitates communication among educational technology professionals and students worldwide. 

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Events
Design open house for new Athens medical education facilities
Thursday, Nov. 29
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Grosvenor Hall 113, Heritage College, Athens

Stop by for coffee and snacks, and check out furniture, displays, interior details and the exterior building reveal for the new Athens facility. For more information, contact Noel Davis at 740.597.3277 or davisn2@ohio.edu.

Talk about PrEP
Tuesday, Dec. 4
Noon - 1 p.m.
Athens - Grosvenor West 111
Dublin - MEB1-415
Cleveland - SPS-377
 
Join the Office of Inclusion and the Equitas Health Institute for LGBTQ Health Equity to discuss PrEP, a once-daily pill taken to reduce the chance of HIV infection by 92 to 99 percent. Register online at https://ohio.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_4O8MLQNLv9pPgm9 .
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