The first class, expected to contain about one dozen students, will enroll in August.
The Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis has launched a Master of Science in Anesthesia. The school says the program is one of only about a dozen offered in the country and will help address projected needs for anesthesia providers.
The school says the number of Certified Anesthesiologist Assistants has quadrupled over the past decade. Indiana licensed the anesthesiologist assistant profession with legislation signed into law in 2014..
The 28-month program will include clinical rotations focusing on several anesthesia subspecialties including pediatric, trauma, ambulatory, cardiac and obstetric. Program Director Richard Bassi says graduates "will immediately be able to apply their knowledge and skills in a career field with a historical job placement rate of 98 percent."
The program officially launched earlier this month. The first class, expected to contain about one dozen students, will enroll in August.
By Mike McCarty Chief Executive Officer, Safe Hiring Solutions
Every time there’s a shooting at a school or a workplace, the arguments begin. We need more police officers stationed in the buildings. We need to arm teachers or encourage employees to carry handguns. We should invest in smokescreen systems or bulletproof partitions. Everyone should hide from the shooter. Everyone should run from the shooter. Everyone should confront the shooter. It’s healthy that we’re discussing safety, but unfortunately, we’re talking...
West Lafayette city officials this week broke ground on the $31.5 million West Lafayette Wellness and Aquatic Center at Cumberland Park. Plans for the 72,000-square-foot project feature a natatorium, three gymnasiums, exercise machines, free weights and community rooms.
Forbes released its 12th annual ranking of America’s Top Colleges based on direct benefits a university or college provides its students. Several Indiana universities made the list in some “sub-categories”, like Grateful Graduates Index, but the University of Notre Dame was the only school in the state to break the top 20 overall rankings.
A startup wire and cable company has announced plans to launch operations in Marshall County. The Indiana Economic Development Corp. says Sequel Wire and Cable LLC will invest $53 million to purchase and equip the 50,000-square-foot Argos Manufacturing Center and create 120 jobs by the end of 2024. The company plans to expand the facility to more than 162,000 square feet and begin operations in early 2020. The $2.7 million Argos Manufacturing Center was built in part with...
A sentinel moment of U.S. history is playing out Sunday in South Bend when the recreation of the U.S. Army Transcontinental Military Convoy rolls into town. Approximately 70 historic military vehicles are retracing the original 1919 cross country trip which traveled along the famed Lincoln Highway.
Jeremy Kranowitz has been named president and chief executive officer of community nonprofit Keep Indianapolis Beautiful. Kranowitz previously served as managing director for Sustainability of Hazon, an organization that focuses on environmental change, especially within Jewish communities.