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2014-08-27 23:14:55

The research team at Achieve Clinical is conducting a new clinical study in Birmingham, AL. People who are living with fibromyalgia may qualify to participate if they are at least 18 years of age. Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 *To find out more about this fibromyalgia clinical trial in Birmingham, AL, visit Achieve Clinical Research on the web (http://www.achieveclinical.com) or contact them directly at (205) 380-6434. For those who qualify: There is no cost to participate...

2014-08-27 23:09:12

MEDSEEK Convert Delivers Unified Website for Health System, Consumers and Patients Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 One of Healthcare's Most Wired, Adventist Health, has further expanded its technology offerings to provide consumers and patients a dynamic experience online using MEDSEEK, the provider of strategic patient influence solutions. With 15 diverse sub-sites under one corporate umbrella, Adventist Health recognized the necessity of presenting a unified health system...

2014-08-26 23:12:08

The Braintrust Consulting Group will host three days of Scrum training and offer User Story Workshop, Kanban Essentials and Test Driven Development classes October 1-3, 2014. Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 The Braintrust Consulting Group will host three days of Scrum training and offer User Story Workshop, Kanban Essentials and Test Driven Development classes in Atlanta, Georgia at the Hampton Inn & Suites-Galleria location, October 1-3, 2014. User Story Workshop and Kanban...

2014-08-21 12:27:09

BALTIMORE, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that J.C. Lowe, who was Sinclair's General Manager in Birmingham, will become the General Manager of WEAR (ABC) and WFGX (MyNet) in Pensacola, FL. Mike Murphy will be the General Manager of WBMA (ABC), WABM (MyNet) and WTTO (CW) in the Birmingham, AL market. Mr. Murphy will also be responsible for the oversight of WDBB (CW), which is a simulcast operated by Sinclair under a local...

2014-08-21 12:21:03

Project to Advance Conversion of Non-food Biomass Feedstocks to Renewable Carbon Fibers for Use in Defense, Space, Aviation, and Automotive Industries BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced that Southern Research Institute has been selected for negotiation for an award of up to $5.9 million to advance production of high performance, low cost carbon fibers from biomass. The DOE award will fund development of a...

2014-08-20 23:10:16

Seasoned Technology Industry Veteran Joins Company to Lead Growth Strategy Birmingham, Alabama (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 Malcovery® Security, the leader in delivering actionable threat intelligence that can be applied to neutralize email-based malicious threats, today announced the appointment of technology veteran G.T. LaBorde to the post of President and Chief Executive Officer. LaBorde is a veteran operator, investor and advisor to technology companies. He co-founded MedMined, a...

2014-08-20 23:02:36

Providers to Enhance Population Health with MEDSEEK Technology Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 ASPA (Arizona State Physicians Association), one of the oldest and largest Independent Physician Associations in the country, has selected MEDSEEK Navigate for their care management technology to help pinpoint at-risk patients and engage them in their health. When researching a population health solution, top concerns for ASPA included data integration, full care management...

2014-08-19 23:09:12

The Braintrust Consulting Group will offer Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) and Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) training classes September 30-October 3, 2014. Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 The Braintrust Consulting Group will offer Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) and Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) training classes in Memphis, Tennessee at Holiday Inn Express – Germantown location, September 30 through October 3, 2014. Certified ScrumMaster (September 30-October 1) class is an...

2014-08-19 23:07:12

How the USA Health System is Increasing Service Line Volumes: Educational Webinar Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 The University of South Alabama Health System, who doubled bariatric procedures performed at their hospitals using digital campaigns, will speak on an upcoming educational webinar to help others learn from their success. Faced with the challenge of the region’s daily newspaper reducing its publication frequency, the health system knew it would be more difficult to...

2014-08-19 16:29:38

Alabama Supreme Court decision is an important win for patients in cases involving prescription drugs BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alabama Supreme Court, in a 6-3 decision on August 15, 2014, re-affirmed that patients can sue drug makers who mislead doctors into believing that prescription medicines the companies market do not cause harmful side?effects. The case is Weeks v. Wyeth, and the decision came after the Supreme Court ruled against the drug makers in...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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