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2014-10-24 12:26:25

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Annual Clinical Congress of the American College of Surgeons (ACS), one of the largest educational meetings of surgeons in the world, will convene October 26-30 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. The Clinical Congress provides a prime opportunity for writers, editors, and producers who cover the health care and/or health policy beats to provide the latest information for their readers or viewers in topic areas such as: --...

2014-10-23 08:36:46

GERMANTOWN, Md., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Neuralstem, Inc. (NYSE MKT: CUR) announced that the first data in a study transplanting its neural stem cells in an animal model of Alzheimer's disease was presented at the Congress of Neurological Surgeons Annual Meeting, yesterday, in Boston, MA. In a late-breaking science oral presentation titled, "Peri-hippocampal stem cell transplantation rescues cognitive decline in Alzheimer's disease," Osama N. Kashlan, MD, of the departments of...

2014-10-22 12:26:14

WASHINGTON, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Hill, the publication of record for Congress, the Executive, policy makers and thought leaders across the country, today launched its newest policy vertical on cybersecurity, providing breaking news and bipartisan analysis on the politics and policies of cybersecurity. The vertical is now available at thehill.com. The new vertical is an essential resource in the rapidly expanding field of cybersecurity, with critical...

2014-10-22 12:23:25

Experienced Policy Leader to Guide Engagement with Congress, Administration WASHINGTON, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Advanced Energy Economy (AEE) today announced the appointment of Arvin Ganesan as vice president of federal policy. Ganesan joins AEE after serving as deputy chief of staff for policy at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141021/153544LOGO Profiled by National Journal as one of 250 most influential...

2014-10-20 12:26:23

Informed Voting App makes it easy for Voters to find Candidates worthy of their Votes. LOS ANGELES, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ask most Americans of voting age: "Who's running for Congress in your voting district?" Most likely, you'll get a lot of blank stares because most Americans don't even know who their current Congressperson is, let alone which Congressional District number they live in, or which Candidates are running for Congress in their district on November 4(th). For...

2014-10-16 16:20:44

WASHINGTON, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety and Truck Safety Coalition today released the results of a survey today released the results of a survey conducted by Lake Research Partners demonstrating overwhelming public opposition, 80%, to Congress raising the number of hours a semi-truck driver is allowed to work in a week. This issue was recently brought to public attention after a semi-truck driver crashed into a limobus injuring Tracy Morgan and...

2014-10-16 12:24:25

NEWTON, Mass., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- H.C. Starck addresses the rapid growth in furnace production with its high temperature materials and fabricated components engineered for furnace applications. Join H.C. Starck at the Heat Treatment Congress 2014 in Cologne, Germany, October 22-24 to view our wide-range of products for the heat treating industry. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140527/91427 H.C. Starck's product portfolio offers solutions for furnace repairs and...

2014-10-15 23:02:57

Company renews long-standing partnership with MPI to provide global event app and help drive better meeting experiences Vancouver, B.C. and Las Vegas (IMEX America) (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 QuickMobile today announced that Meetings Professionals International (MPI) has once again selected the company as its official mobile technology partner for 2015. For the sixth consecutive year, QuickMobile will support MPI with mobile solutions, including an event app for the organization’s two...

2014-10-15 16:28:12

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A measure of the legislative effectiveness of almost any member of the U.S. House of Representatives is easily available with the launch of a new website and upcoming book. The book, Legislative Effectiveness in the United States Congress: The Lawmakers (available online Oct. 14 and in bookstores this fall), provides a wealth of information on the effectiveness of members of Congress. The book covers 1973 to 2008, while the companion...

2014-10-14 12:35:36

WASHINGTON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Association of Graduate-Professional Students (NAGPS) and its members will stage another GradsHaveDebt2 National Message-Congress Day on Wednesday, October 15, 2014. Graduate and professional students across the U.S. will message, post, and 'tweet' federal lawmakers about their staggering debt burden and the interest rate inequality facing postgraduate students. The GradsHaveDebt2 National Message-Congress Day will...


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