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medical district

A popular term for any zone in a city with a disproportionate increase in the number of hospitals. For example, the Chicago medical district of the early 20th century was a seven-block area containing the Chicago College of Dental Surgery, Rush Medical College, Presbyterian Hospital, West Side Hospital, Frances Willard Hospital, and the Homeopathic Hospital.
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The Illinois Medical District (IMD) Guest House Foundation is proud to mark 10 years of service to families at its annual wine tasting, at Carnivale Restaurant, 702 West Fulton Market, Chicago, from 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm on October 8th.
Scheduled to open in December of 2016, Aloft Dallas Love Field and Element Dallas Love Field will anchor a new mixed-use development just one mile from Dallas Love Field Airport (DAL) and the Dallas Medical District.
The $50 million facility will be the center of a new Austin downtown medical district and serve as the primary training site for students at The University of Texas at Austin's Dell Medical School.
1999 -- Mohammad Abdulrahman Al-Bahar Ophthalmology Center was inaugurated at Al-Sabah Medical District.
The announcement of the new regulation was made by the Director of Pharmaceuticals and Medicinal Control Department at the Ras Al Khaimah Medical District, Dr Khawla Al Sharhan, in an interview on Al Ain Al Sahira or the vigilant eye, which is presented by the RAK Police.
Nasser Khalifa Al Budoor, Assistant Undersecretary and Director of Dubai Medical District, said that Shaikh Mohammad had ordered Hamda travel to Paris for treatment as soon as possible.
We seek to eliminate the obstacles for breastfeeding which are at low levels globally," said Nasser Al Budoor, Director of Dubai Medical District at the ministry, yesterday at the launch of the initiative, which coincides with the national week of breastfeeding.
The medical zone is the first such initiative in the Central Governorate and will establish a medical district that stretches from December 16 Highway to the petrol station located on the edge of the historic Buhair Valley.
The clinic is operational and we started a trial period last week," said Dr Afra Ahmed bin Zl, Director of the Preventive Medicine Department in Dubai Medical District.
A new medical district, housing specialist hospitals and clinics, as well as support facilities such as hotels catering to medical tourism, will be created in the centre of Bahrain, said a top official.
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Easter Seals Metropolitan Chicago, located in the heart of the Illinois Medical District (Damen and 13th Street) in Chicago, is a national leader in providing state-of-the-art services and progressive educational opportunities to children, adolescents and adults living with autism.