Doctors http://wfae.org en Northeastern-Charlotte Adds Doctor Of Education http://wfae.org/post/northeastern-charlotte-adds-doctor-education <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Boston-based Northeastern University is now offering a third doctoral degree program through its Charlotte campus. The </span>UNC<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Board of Governors approved a doctoral degree in education last week, making it the school's third doctoral degree. The first two -- in nursing and physical therapy -- were approved in May. They were the first to be approved for a university not based in North Carolina. Cheryl Richards is the CEO and dean of the Charlotte campus. Thu, 20 Jun 2013 20:36:59 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 29810 at http://wfae.org Northeastern-Charlotte Adds Doctor Of Education SC Lawmakers Look To Make It Illegal For Doctors To Ask About Guns http://wfae.org/post/sc-lawmakers-look-make-it-illegal-doctors-ask-about-guns <p>Fifty-five South Carolina lawmakers have signed on to <a href="http://scstatehouse.gov/sess120_2013-2014/bills/3416.htm" target="_blank">legislation that would prohibit health care providers</a> from asking patients about gun ownership.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">At issue is confusion around what is in the Affordable Care Act.</span></p> Fri, 22 Mar 2013 19:36:43 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 23821 at http://wfae.org SC Lawmakers Look To Make It Illegal For Doctors To Ask About Guns The History Of Emergency Medicine http://wfae.org/post/history-emergency-medicine <p> We all have a story about a trip to the Emergency Room or know someone who does, but how much do we really know about emergency medicine? There is a history behind the creation and evolution of emergency medicine and the doctors, nurses and staff who run emergency rooms 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and every day of the year. An important figure in Emergency Medicine lived and worked in Charlotte and he passed away this summer. A <a href="http://247365doc.com/24_7_365_The_Documentary/24_7_365.html">documentary</a> to honor his legacy and that of all of the founders of emergency medicine, is underway and we'll talk to several guests who not only practice emergency medicine but honor it's history. Tune in stat, when Charlotte Talks.</p><p> Wed, 19 Dec 2012 05:00:00 +0000 17922 at http://wfae.org The History Of Emergency Medicine