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2014-09-04 16:31:02

WASHINGTON, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) President Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson and USCM CEO and Executive Director Tom Cochran issued the following statements today after this afternoon's announcement that Houston Mayor Annise D. Parker, Chair of the Conference of Mayors Committee on Criminal and Social Justice, and Salt Lake City Police Chief Chris Burbank have been appointed to the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) Board of...

2014-08-26 23:16:39

Pediatric gastroenterologist Dr. Yuliya Rekhtman has been named Chief of the Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. She will continue to see patients from Washington, DC and surrounding areas in Maryland and Virginia. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Dr. Yuliya Rekhtman has recently been promoted to Chief of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition in the Pediatrics Division at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. Dr....

2014-08-26 08:20:46

ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Air Force Association is proud to announce the addition of Major General Mark A. Barrett, USAF (Ret.) as Executive Vice President to serve as the number two senior staff executive under President Craig McKinley. As Executive Vice President, General Barrett will serve as the principal deputy professional staff member to the President and will act as the Association's senior staff liaison with Boards, Committees and Councils as well...

2014-08-12 23:05:03

MAKOplasty® Enables a New Level of Accuracy and Reproducibility; Richard A. Boiardo, MD, Joint Replacement Pioneer, to Lead Initiative Hudson County, NJ (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 CarePoint Health is proud to announce that it is one of the first health care systems in the region to offer MAKOplasty® Partial Knee Resurfacing and MAKOplasty® Total Hip Replacement procedures, performed using the RIO® Robotic Arm Interactive Orthopedic System at Hoboken University Medical...

2014-07-29 12:33:02

WASHINGTON, Va., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Sons of Confederate Veterans, a heritage organization which represents approximately 30,000 male descendants of the Confederate States Army, has accused officials of Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia of "exhibiting the same kind of narrow minded prejudice and knee-jerk bias that has always been the enemy of brotherhood and understanding." The group, known as the SCV, was created in 1896 and is based in Columbia,...

2014-07-16 12:22:53

HALIFAX, July 16, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Chiefs from the three Aboriginal peoples that have always occupied the waters and shores of the Gulf of St. Lawrence called today for a moratorium on oil and gas development they say could endanger the region and infringe on their rights. Chiefs representing the Innu, Maliseet and Mi'gmaq Nations, whose communities straddle the borders of Québec, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia gathered in Halifax to call on the federal and provincial...

2014-07-14 23:01:05

The Meadows trauma and addiction treatment center in Wickenburg, Ariz., has appointed Jon G. Caldwell, D.O., Ph.D., as Chief of Psychiatry. WICKENBURG, Ariz. (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 The Meadows trauma and addiction treatment center in Wickenburg, Ariz., has appointed Jon G. Caldwell, D.O., Ph.D., as Chief of Psychiatry. Dr. Caldwell is a board certified psychiatrist and researcher specializing in the treatment of adults with relational trauma histories and addictive behaviors. Caldwell has...

2014-07-08 12:28:42

HOUSTON, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Texas Children's Hospital has been recognized again, by U.S. News & World Report, as a leader in cardiology and heart surgery among pediatric hospitals. Texas Children's Heart Center improved their national ranking, placing second in the Best Children's Hospitals 2014-15 survey. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140707/124821 For more than half a century, TCHC's compassion-driven multidisciplinary team has combined...

2014-06-20 23:06:56

The GPA’s 20 members voted for Crestron, AMX, Biamp, Chief, NEC and Polycom as leaders in supporting multinational customers and solution providers around the World. Richmond, VA (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 The Global Presence Alliance (GPA) met again this year before InfoComm for its annual meeting and released results of the Global Excellence Awards. These awards reflect the leading AV and UC manufacturers/vendors the GPA’s membership wished to recognize for their commitment to delivering...

2014-06-15 08:21:29

-- The average HbA1C reductions in patients treated with ITCA 650 for 6 months at the time of the interim analysis were -3.2%; patients at baseline had HbA1C levels between 10-12%. BOSTON, June 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Intarcia Therapeutics, Inc. today announced the highlights of a poster presentation at the 74(th) Scientific Sessions of the American Diabetes Association (ADA) held in San Francisco that contained the first 6-month data from an ongoing open-label phase 3 trial...


Word of the Day
omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.