News : 2014 : July

Neil Schneiderman, Ph.D.

Study Finds Factors Affecting Diabetes Risk Among Hispanics

People of Hispanic origin living in the U.S. are at high risk for developing type 2 diabetes and related cardiometabolic abnormalities, but the risk varies considerably among specific ethnic groups and according to other factors, including education and length of time living in the U.S. That is the primary finding of a study led by the Miller School of Medicine and published in the August issue of Diabetes Care.

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Marvin I. Herz, M.D.

Revered UM/Jackson Psychiatrist Dr. Marvin I. Herz Passes Away

Marvin I. Herz, M.D., voluntary professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, died Monday, July 21, at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami due to complications from renal failure. He was 86.

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