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Feb 14, 2017, 11:02 ET Wake Forest Baptist Names Julie Ann Freischlag, M.D., Chief Executive Officer

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center today announced Julie Ann Freischlag, (pronounced FRY-shlog), M.D., as its new chief executive officer (CEO)....


Oct 21, 2015, 10:00 ET Robert Gfeller Named Vice President of Communications, Marketing & Media and Chief Marketing Officer at Wake Forest Baptist

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center announced Robert J. "Bob" Gfeller, Jr. will assume additional responsibility at the medical center. Adding to his...


Mar 12, 2015, 02:45 ET ACC Mascots Visit Patients at Brenner Children's Hospital

The mascots of the Atlantic Coast Conference spent yesterday afternoon at Brenner Children's Hospital, part of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center....


Jan 16, 2015, 01:30 ET Nasal Spray with Insulin Equivalent Shows Promise as Treatment for Adults with Mild Cognitive Impairment, Alzheimer's Dementia

A man-made form of insulin delivered by nasal spray may improve working memory and other mental capabilities in adults with mild cognitive impairment ...


Dec 10, 2014, 09:00 ET Research points to need for new approaches to treatment of high blood pressure

That blood pressure plays a role in human health has been known for quite a while. Hypertension – the medical term for high blood pressure – was...


Dec 09, 2014, 09:00 ET Wake Forest Baptist to Build New Medical Education Facility In Wake Forest Innovation Quarter

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Dec. 9, 2014 Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center today announced plans for a new medical education building for its School of...


Apr 11, 2014, 12:29 ET Laboratory-Grown Vaginas Implanted in Patients, Scientists Report

Scientists reported today the first human recipients of laboratory-grown vaginal organs. A research team led by Anthony Atala, M.D., director of Wake ...


Mar 21, 2014, 10:00 ET ACC Mascots Visit Brenner Children's Hospital

The mascots of the Atlantic Coast Conference spent some time at Brenner Children's Hospital, part of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, in...


Jan 27, 2014, 05:08 ET Rare Genetic Variations May Account for Severe Reaction to LABA Drugs in Some Asthmatics

More than 25 million people in the United States have asthma, a chronic lung disease that inflames and narrows the airways causing recurring periods...


Nov 14, 2013, 03:11 ET Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and Cornerstone Health Care Join in Unique Affiliation

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center today announced that it has entered into a first-of-its-kind strategic affiliation agreement in the Triad with...


Jul 19, 2013, 11:29 ET Scientists Develop New Way to Measure Cumulative Effect of Head Hits in Football

Scientists at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center have developed a new way to measure the cumulative effect of impacts to the head incurred by...


May 09, 2013, 03:55 ET Wexford Science & Technology Makes $150 Million Investment in Wake Forest Innovation Quarter

Wexford Science & Technology, LLC, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center's development partner in the Wake Forest Innovation Quarter, today announced...


Mar 11, 2013, 10:00 ET Wake Forest Innovations Launches New Dot-Com Companies Offering Industry and Business Easy Access to Broad Range of Scientific Services

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center today announced new business developments related to its commercialization enterprise, Wake Forest Innovations, as ...


Mar 08, 2013, 10:16 ET Wake Forest Innovations Announces New Commercialization Developments

The following is being released by Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111114/DC06171LOGO) What: A...


Jan 30, 2013, 10:00 ET Brainwave "Balancing" Research Receives $1 Million Grant From The Susanne Marcus Collins Foundation, Inc.

With the infusion of an additional $1 million of financial support from The Susanne Marcus Collins Foundation, Inc., Atlanta, Ga., Wake Forest...


Jan 15, 2013, 01:41 ET New approaches to weight control extend beyond diet and exercise

Genetics, economics, environment, psychology and government policies have all played roles in why, as a nation, the United States has for a...


Dec 12, 2012, 01:00 ET Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center Launches Wake Forest Innovations

ake Forest Baptist Medical Center has created a new operating division to translate its academic and clinical research and discoveries into...


Nov 21, 2012, 02:17 ET Wake Forest Baptist Marks 20th Anniversary of Star Lighting at Annual Ceremony

Perched 12 stories up on top of the roof of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, a 31-foot Moravian star, one of the largest in the world, will usher...


Nov 20, 2012, 01:00 ET Music to the Ears for a Good Night's Sleep?

If you are among the 50 percent of Americans who suffer from insomnia, then you have probably tried everything – from warm milk to melatonin pills or ...


Oct 25, 2012, 11:42 ET Wake Forest Baptist Offers Tips on How to Avoid and Relieve Campaign Season Stress

A monumental event is upon us and we have the power to choose our country's future path with the simple click of a button. No pressure. (Logo:...


Jun 26, 2012, 11:30 ET Wake Forest Baptist Names President of Piedmont Triad Research Park and Chief Innovation Officer

Eric Tomlinson, DSc, PhD, a scientific and business leader whose career incorporates academia, product innovation and economic development, has been...


May 02, 2012, 01:00 ET Treating Childhood Obesity: A Family Affair

With nearly one-third of American children being overweight or obese, doctors agree that there is an acute need for more effective treatments. In...


Apr 20, 2012, 01:45 ET Mechanical Tissue Resuscitation Technology Shows Promise Preventing Cell Death following Brain Injury

ake Forest Baptist Medical Center researchers seeking a successful treatment for traumatic brain injury have found that the size and extent of...


Feb 21, 2012, 10:30 ET Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center Unveils Historic World-Class Biotech Research & Innovation Center in Downtown Winston-Salem's Growing Piedmont Triad Research Park

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center has opened the doors to Wake Forest Biotech Place, a new state-of-the-art, world-class 242,000 square foot...


Jan 30, 2012, 03:18 ET Bedwetting Can be Due to Undiagnosed Constipation, Research Shows

Bedwetting isn't always due to problems with the bladder, according to new research by Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. Constipation is often the...