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2014-03-26 04:20:59

Biotech Judged First-in-Class for Cervical Pre-Cancer Immunotherapy (VGX-3100), Which Reports Phase II Results Mid-year 2014 BLUE BELL, Pa., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE MKT: INO) today announced that it was recognized with three industry awards at the World Vaccine Congress, which is being held this week in Washington, D.C. The Vaccine Industry Excellence (ViE) Awards recognize outstanding vaccine advancements and achievements of therapeutic...

2014-03-24 23:22:42

16th Annual NPSF Congress Set for May 14-16, 2014, in Orlando, FL Boston, MA (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 The National Patient Safety Foundation has announced the program for the 16th Annual NPSF Patient Safety Congress, to be held May 14-16, 2014, in Orlando, FL, with keynotes that touch upon topics in patient safety research, practice, and advocacy. The theme of this year’s meeting is 1FOCUS, emphasizing the singular goal of advancing patient safety. “Health care today is changing fast,...

2014-03-24 12:31:03

Only one in five Americans believe their Member of Congress deserves to be re-elected NEW YORK, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- There is the old saying "the more things change, the more they stay the same." And, in the world of Washington, D.C., that definitely seems to be the case. The President is on the road touting the last days to sign up for the Affordable Care Act. There is an actual consensus on something between Congressional leaders and the White House, in the belief that...

2014-03-24 12:30:08

Delegates from nearly all states, as well as the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, will meet with their members of Congress to discuss the essential and cost-effective role of EMS in our nation's changing healthcare system. CLINTON, Miss., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT) will host hundreds of EMS professionals, including practitioners, managers, educators, and physicians on March 26, for EMS On The Hill Day in...

2014-03-24 08:28:25

CORK, Ireland, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New data from the clinical development program for Janssen's protease inhibitor simeprevir in the treatment of genotype 1 chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) in adult patients with compensated liver disease will be presented at The International Liver Congress(TM) of the European Association for the study of the Liver (EASL). The International Liver Congress(TM) 2014 will take place from April 9-13 in London....

2014-03-20 12:33:37

WASHINGTON, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Council on Disability (NCD), an independent federal agency that advises the President, Congress and other federal agencies on disability policy, welcomes the settlement agreement announced March 18 between CVS/pharmacy and the American Council of the Blind, the California Council of the Blind and the American Foundation for the Blind that will make 'ScripTalk' talking prescription labels available to online and mail...

2014-03-19 23:24:42

(ISC)² and ASIS Bring Together Renowned Speakers and Career Development Opportunities in the World’s Most Comprehensive Security Event in Atlanta in 2014 Clearwater, Fla. (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 Clearwater, Fla., U.S.A., March 19, 2014 – (ISC)²® (“ISC-squared”), the largest not-for-profit membership body of certified information and software security professionals with nearly 100,000 members worldwide, today announced delegates can now register for its fourth annual...

2014-03-17 12:27:38

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) Medicine and Science President and CEO, Edgar Staren, MD, PhD, MBA, will present at the American Healthcare College of Executive's Congress on Healthcare Leadership in Chicago, March 24 - 27, 2014. Dr. Staren will give a presentation titled "Creating a Patient Centered Environment in Consideration of Today's Healthcare Dynamics."...

2014-03-12 23:30:29

New diagnostics applications leverage advanced DOCSIS features built in to cable modems. Amsterdam, Netherlands (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 ZCorum, a provider of managed broadband services and diagnostics, is demonstrating its latest diagnostics applications at Cable Congress this week in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Cable Congress is the annual flagship event of the European cable industry and ZCorum will showcase for industry executives the newly developed tools that leverage DOCSIS to gather...

2014-03-12 16:22:31

U.S. deficit up from imports; job promises, exports down WASHINGTON, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) joined Members of Congress and private sector experts today in declaring the U.S. - Korea Free Trade Agreement (KORUS-FTA) has fallen far short of job promises and improvements in trade balances marked by the second anniversary of the trade law this Saturday. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080131/DC12982LOGO "Government data,...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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