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2014-06-16 08:21:14

Multi-State Tour Begins at Shuttered I-495 Bridge In Delaware, Continues for Six Weeks Through Nation's Heartland, Before Ending at U.S. Capitol WASHINGTON, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The "Getting Schooled in Infrastructure" school bus tour kicked off today at the now-closed I-495 bridge in Wilmington, with a real school bus which has been crushed and carries a prop resembling a large piece of a fallen bridge. The bus will travel through more than 22 cities and Congressional...

2014-06-14 23:00:26

Dr. Lucy Jane Miller presented evidence-based research by the Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation covering topics such as validity of the diagnosis of Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD), prevalence and existence with other disorders such as autism and ADHD, and discussion of an enriched treatment for SPD at the 3rd European Congress of Sensory Integration in Naantali, Finland. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) June 14, 2014 Dr. Lucy Jane Miller joined notable experts from around the world to...

2014-06-11 16:27:10

FALLS CHURCH, Va., June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- 11(th) Annual Medical Device Quality Congress: Managing the "Big Five" Quality Concerns **Presented by FDAnews** June 24-26, 2014 - Bethesda, MD http://www.fdanews.com/MDQC2NewFDASpeakers Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140610/116829 Two new FDA Speakers are confirmed for the Eleventh Annual Medical Device Quality Congress: -- William MacFarland, Director, Division of Manufacturing and Quality, OC, CDRH, FDA...

2014-06-11 08:28:27

DATA FROM KINECT 1 AND KINECT 2 TARDIVE DYSKINESIA STUDIES SAN DIEGO, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:NBIX) today announced that on June 11, 2014, two scientific posters associated with its study of NBI-98854 in Phase IIb clinical trials of tardive dyskinesia patients, will be presented at the 2014 Annual Congress of Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders in Stockholm Sweden. This annual meeting brings together over 5,000 clinicians and...

2014-06-10 23:16:46

Over the past 10 years, thousands of device professionals have attended Medical Device Quality Congress (MDQC) and benefited from the unmatched educational sessions preseFDA officials and industry experts. This year’s keynote speaker is CDRH’s Director of Compliance Steve Silverman. Falls Church, VA (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 11th Annual Medical Device Quality Congress: Managing the “Big Five” Quality Concerns **Presented by FDAnews** June 24-26, 2014 – Bethesda, MD http://...

2014-06-10 12:33:50

WASHINGTON, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Participants in Bread for the World's 2014 Lobby Day visited Capitol Hill today to advocate for policies that help hungry people. They urged Congress to pass comprehensive immigration reform and reject harmful changes to U.S. food-aid programs. "Today we're advocating for two issues united by one mission--ending hunger," said Eric Mitchell, director of government relations at Bread for the World. "We are honored to have so many...

2014-06-10 12:32:24

WASHINGTON, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) has hired Capitol Counsel, a top-tier D.C. government affairs firm, to help push Congress to pass bipartisan legislation that would make the Veterinary Medicine Loan Repayment Program (VMLRP) tax exempt. The organizations will work together to educate policymakers on the importance of including the VMLRP Enhancement Act (S. 553/H.R. 1125) in any tax reform or tax extenders...

2014-06-10 12:32:16

WASHINGTON, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nominations are being made for the November 14-16, 2014, Congress of Future Medical Leaders to be held in Washington, D.C. The Congress is an honors-only program for high school students who want to become physicians or go into medical research fields. The purpose of this event is to honor, inspire, motivate and direct the top students in the country who aspire to be physicians or medical scientists, to stay true to their dream and after the event,...

2014-06-10 08:32:22

MINNEAPOLIS, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Minnesota School Nutrition Association (MSNA) is urging Minnesota's Members of Congress to support the House Fiscal Year 2015 Agriculture Appropriations Bill, scheduled for a vote this week, and provide schools the flexibility they need to plan healthy meals that students will eat. MSNA represents 2900 school nutrition professionals who know firsthand how new federal regulations have impacted school menus, student acceptance of...

2014-06-07 23:00:41

Executive Director of veterans non-profit group joined U.S. Senators Robert Menendez and Cory Booker as they pledged support for the new bipartisan VA Reform bill, as well as a Veteran Credit Protection bill, both of which were recently introduced in the high chamber; Fanous and his organization have been spearheading VA reform movement for several years, working with government leaders to help veterans who travel long distances for VA health care in order to give them access to private...


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  • 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.