dr. dr.  /d ˈraɪv/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a person who holds Ph.D. degree (or the equivalent) from an academic institution
  2. (n) a licensed medical practitioner

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News

  1. Dr. Ardis Dee Hoven new AMA chief

    Dr. Ardis Dee Hoven, an internal medicine and infectious disease specialist in Lexington who treated AIDS patients for decades, will become the new president of the American Medical Association, the nation's largest physician organization.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Louisville Courier-Journal

  2. Dr. Ward honored at DCCC

    Dr. Susan M. Ward (center), assistant professor of Com-munication Studies, recently received the 2013 Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Foundation Award for excellence in teaching at Delaware County Community College from presenters Dr. Clayton A. Railey III (left), dean of Communi-cations, Arts and Humanities, and Provost Dr. Virginia Carter. The award is considered one of the most prestigious ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Springfield Press

  3. Dr. Brazelton On Guiding Parents And Learning To Listen

    Dr. T. Berry Brazelton has been studying babies for the better part of the last century. Now 95 years old, the renowned pediatrician is the author of more than 30 books on child development. He talks about his latest book, and how babies themselves can teach us how to be better parents.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: NPR

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