Vol. 1, No. 3 (Winter 1998)

MOMENTUM, Winter 1998


From the Director



      Last Word

From Mind to Market: Delivering Good Ideas
Taking good ideas from the bench to the marketplace is good for patients, Emory, and the region's economic health.
  Emory Start-ups and Licensees

Grow West, Entrepreneur
Emory's new biotechnology "incubator" will boost our scientists' efforts to market their discoveries.

Preparing for the Year 2000
Emory is exterminating a bug that could impact everything from payroll to patients.

Taking a New Cardiac Surgery Pathway
Many cardiac surgery patients now recover faster and go home earlier, thanks to some creative colloboration.

Learning On Line
The Rollins School of Public Health is logging into cyberspace to reach students in other places.

Moving Forward
CFAR; Partnership with Columbia/HCA; Scientific breakthroughs; New degrees

On Point: A Question of Service
Treating illness isn't a matter of convenience.



Editorial Chairman; Director, Woodruff Health Sciences Center: Michael M. E. Johns

Executive Editor: Jon Saxon

Editor: Marlene Goldman

MOMENTUM is a publication for faculty and staff of the Woodruff Health Sciences Center and its teaching, research, and clinical components. MOMENTUM chronicles, analyzes, and discusses the innovative programs and processes the center is undertaking to meet unprecedented changes in health care. Produced by the Health Sciences Publications Office in conjunction with the Emory University Publications Office.


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