Bowman Gray Center for Medical Education

Wake Forest School of Medicine - Bowman Gray Campus

Opened in 2016 and located in Innovation Quarter the Bowman Gray Center for Medical Education provides the learning environments required by the students of today and tomorrow

Designed with the next generation of physician-leaders in mind, who are diverse, technologically savvy and team-based the  Medical students will prepare for real-life experiences in the most modern of settings: From outpatient clinic to trauma center bay, complete with the new informatics and technologies used in patient care today.

The building is adjacent to 525@vine, which houses our Physician Assistant Studies, and Division of Public Health Sciences, and near Wake Forest Biotech Place, our modern research facility.

 

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    Tips on Reducing Risk of Kidney Stones

    Summer increases everyone’s risk of heat stroke and sunburn, but there’s another warm weather risk that often flies under the radar—kidney stones.

     

     

    Tips on Reducing Risk of Kidney Stones
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    Lowering Blood Pressure Reduces Risk of Heart Disease in Older Adults Without Increasing Risk of Falls

    Intensive therapies to reduce high blood pressure can cut the risk of heart disease in older adults without increasing the risk for falls, according to doctors at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.

     

    Lowering Blood Pressure Reduces Risk of Heart Disease in Older Adults  Without Increasing Risk of Falls
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    Seasonal farmworkers face battle to get health insurance

    Farmworkers living in the U.S. legally through the h-2A visa program must be insured like most citizens. But reaching them is an uphill battle.  Thomas Arcury, Ph.D., said farmworkers work long hours, don’t have access to transportation or accumulate paid sick days.

    Seasonal farmworkers face battle to get health insurance
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    Superheroes Visit Young Patients

    For the second year in a row, window washers from Scottie’s Building Services put down their cleaning supplies and transformed into superheroes for a costumed descent down the side of Brenner Children’s Hospital to entertain young patients. The superheroes rappelled off the hospital roof down to a Brenner Children’s floor and interacted with patients inside of the hospital. 



    Superheroes Visit Young Patients
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    Acupuncture Used in Clinical Settings Reduced Symptoms of Menopause

    Acupuncture treatments can reduce the number of hot flashes and night sweats associated with menopause by as much as 36 percent, according to researchers at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. The findings are published in the June issue of the journal Menopause.

    Acupuncture Used in Clinical Settings Reduced Symptoms of Menopause
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    Nearly half of all heart attacks may be ‘silent’

    Nearly half of all heart attacks may be silent and like those that cause chest pain or other warning signs, silent heart attacks increase the risk of dying from heart disease and other causes, according to new research published in Circulation. The multi-institutional research team was led by Zhu-Ming Zhang, M.D., and Elsayed Z. Soliman, M.D., of Wake Forest Baptist.

    Nearly half of all heart attacks may be ‘silent’
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    Hispanics/Latinos at higher risk for cardiac dysfunction, heart failure

    Hispanics/Latinos have higher rates of cardiac dysfunction but are rarely aware they have the heart-pumping problem that can lead to heart failure, according to Carlos Rodriguez, M.D., associate professor of public health sciences. His study is published in the journal Circulation: Heart Failure.

    Hispanics/Latinos at higher risk for cardiac dysfunction, heart failure
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