Academic Medical Centre

Academic Medical Centre

A health care facility that is often linked to a medical school and/or university complex and closely affiliated with or part of a degree-granting university. There are 120 to 380 academic medical centers in the US, depending on one’s definition.
Mission Teaching of medical students and physicians in training; research; tertiary patient care.
Additional components, AMCs Schools for other health professions—nursing, pharmacy, dentistry, and allied health professions—and other clinical entities—faculty group practices, community health centres, nursing homes and, increasingly, community-based networks of practitioners.
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The two-phased landmark project includes a academic medical centre, an administrative building, staff accommodation, a child care centre, parking lots and other infrastructure components.
Project development will be carried out in two phases, with Phase 1 comprising the construction of an academic medical centre, an administration building, staff accommodation, a child care centre, parking facilities, and infrastructure works.
Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) was yesterday formally recognised by Joint Commission International (JCI) for being the first healthcare organisation in the world to have all its hospitals qualified under the Academic Medical Centre accreditation programme.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-July 4, 2016-Skanska signs USD41m contract to build academic medical centre in Evansville, US
Dr Yee has two decades of leadership experience with pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and health care companies, and at an academic medical centre. Most recently Dr Yee served as VP, head of Medical Affairs, US Diabetes, and VP, US head medical officer at AstraZeneca, where he led medical affairs across all therapeutic areas, and led the medical launch of multiple cardiovascular and metabolic products, including Bydureon (exenatide extended-release) for injectable suspension, Farxiga (dapagliflozin), Xigduo XR (dapagliflozin and metformin HCI extended release tablets), Myalept (metreleptin) for injection, and Brilinta (ticagrelor tablets).
(SeeNews) - Sep 26, 2014 -A Belgian academic medical centre Hopital Erasme of the university Universite libre de Bruxelles has launched an open tender for the supply of medical software with an estimated value of the deal of some EUR 3 million (USD 3.8m), excluding VAT and maintenance.
The Mohammad Bin Rashid Academic Medical Centre is at the foundation of Dubai's clinical, research and education structure, he said.
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Professor of Rhinology and Chairman, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Summary: His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has inaugurated the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Academic Medical Centre in Dubai Medical City.
The University Hospital at the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Academic Medical Centre of Dubai Healthcare City (DHCC), a member of Tatweer, has singed a new seven-year partnership with Epic Systems Corporation, developers of one of the most advanced clinical systems available worldwide.
The study was co-authored by two physicians at the Academic Medical Centre of the University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

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