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2014-09-03 12:27:04

DELTA AIR LINES TO SPONSOR #P3Selfie SOCIAL MEDIA CONTEST PRIOR TO SUMMIT NEW YORK, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Concordia will host its fourth annual Summit September 29 - 30 in New York City. The 2014 Summit entitled, Scaling Proven Solutions Through Collaboration, will convene the world's most prominent business, government and nonprofit leaders to discuss the instrumental role of public-private partnerships in tackling the world's toughest development challenges. The agenda will also...

2014-09-03 08:33:04

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eisai Inc., the U.S. pharmaceutical subsidiary of Eisai Co., Ltd., today announced it has entered into an agreement with Concordia Pharmaceuticals Inc. ("Concordia"), a subsidiary of Concordia Healthcare Corp., to purchase Eisai's U.S. and Puerto Rican commercialization and distribution rights to Zonegran. As part of the deal terms, Eisai will receive full payment from Concordia upon closing. In addition, Eisai and Concordia are...

How Would You Like To Work At Concordia Research Station In Antarctica?
2014-04-17 09:23:47

ESA Are you a team player who is unafraid of long isolation? Do you have a medical degree and a healthy love of extremes? ESA is offering the chance of a lifetime to run space experiments in one of the world’s most isolated places: Concordia research station in Antarctica. Lying 1600 km from the South Pole in the Antarctic desert, Concordia was built on a plateau 3200 m up. Its location means that its inhabitants are pushed to their limits. Outside temperatures of –80°C...

2014-01-30 08:31:49

Announcement follows recent listing on Toronto Stock Exchange TORONTO, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Concordia Healthcare Corp. ("Concordia"), (TSX: CXR, OTCQX: CHEHF), announced today it has been approved to trade in the United States on OTCQX® (OTCQX). Trading is expected to begin immediately on OTCQX International, a segment of OTCQX marketplace, under the stock symbol CHEHF. The Corporation will continue to trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under its existing symbol CXR....

2014-01-28 12:29:10

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Concordia Dental's commercial call center has earned BenchmarkPortal's Center of Excellence certification for the second consecutive year. "This designation is one of the most prestigious awards in the customer service and support industry," said Barbara Breslin, senior vice president, Operations and IT Strategy. "To earn this certification, we have to demonstrate superior performance on both cost-related and quality-related...

2014-01-06 08:26:52

TSX: CXR TORONTO, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Concordia Healthcare Corp. ("Concordia"), an integrated, specialty healthcare company focused on the acquisition of legacy pharmaceutical products, the acquisition and development of orphan drugs, and distribution of medical devices servicing the diabetic population announced today that it has entered into an Exclusive Distribution Agreement with Lachlan Pharma Holdings ("Lachlan"), a global pharmaceutical company, with a term of five...

2013-12-30 08:27:06

TSX: CXR TORONTO, Dec. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Concordia Healthcare Corp., an integrated, specialty healthcare company focused on the acquisition of legacy pharmaceutical products, the acquisition and development of orphan drugs, and distribution of medical devices servicing the diabetic population announced today that it has filed a submission with Health Canada for approval to market Ulesfia® in Canada. "The filing of Ulesfia® with Health Canada begins the expansion of our...

Changing Of The Guard At Concordia Research Base
2013-11-27 16:47:02

ESA The journey to the Concordia research base in Antarctica is never predictable. Delays due to weather can keep travelers at the stopover points for days. During the Antarctic winter all travel to Concordia is out of the question as temperatures plunge to –80°C during the four months of darkness. With only a few days’ delay, ESA-sponsored medical doctor Adrianos Golemis has reached Concordia and has been briefed by Evangelos Kaimakamis, who has already spent a year running...


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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