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2014-05-01 16:23:11

Key legislation advances while members meet with Members of Congress WASHINGTON , May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Timing could not have been better for members of the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA), as two pieces of legislation considered high on SOCMA's priority list advanced in Congress during the association's annual Washington Fly-In, April 29- 30. As dozens of specialty chemical industry executives met with their Congressmen and Senators, SOCMA...

2014-04-30 16:26:43

COLUMBIA, S.C., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of South Carolina Press is proud to announce the forthcoming publication of a new memoir by James E. Clyburn entitled, Blessed Experiences: Genuinely Southern, Proudly Black. In moving and personal prose, the civil rights activist, South Carolina political icon and confidant to President Barack Obama describes his rise from the Jim Crow-era South to become, as President Obama describes him, "one of a handful of...

2014-04-29 23:16:50

Middle College National Consortium high school students from across the country will be lobbying Congress on May 1st in support of increased funding for Dual Enrollment Programs and Middle/Early College High Schools. In conjunction with this lobbying effort, Senator Christopher Coons, (Dem) from Delaware, has agreed to host an open Congressional briefing session on the need for increased funding for Dual Enrollment Programs and Middle Early College High Schools. New York, NY (PRWEB) April...

2014-04-29 23:08:14

The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (Meso Foundation) applauds Congress for its bipartisan support for prioritizing National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding for Fiscal Year 2015 and its efforts to increase federal funding for cancer research. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 As Congress works to map their federal spending for Fiscal Year 2015, advocacy organizations and members of Congress alike have been announcing their funding priorities for next year. The Mesothelioma...

2014-04-29 08:37:21

WASHINGTON, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Academy of Ophthalmology - the world's largest association of eye physicians and surgeons - is honoring eight members of Congress for their outstanding legislative efforts to advance the quality of eye care available in the United States. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130405/MM89329LOGO Each year, the Academy presents its Visionary Award to organizations or members of Congress for their leadership in...

2014-04-28 08:31:51

Cryoport to showcase cryogenic logistics solutions with cloud-based logistics management platform, the Cryoportal(TM), at Booth #29 LAKE FOREST, Calif., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cryoport, Inc. (OTCBB: CYRX) ("the Company") today announced that it is exhibiting its cryogenic logistics solutions, equipped with its cloud-based logistics management platform, the Cryoportal(TM), and its Cryoport Express(®) Packaging Solutions at the 9(th) Annual World Stem Cells and Regenerative...

2014-04-27 23:01:45

Med-Certification.com, a company deeply involved in health care training and certification for over 30 years, notes further disturbing events in the provision of and payment for health care. Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) April 27, 2014 Congress passed a bill during April, 2014 to give providers another year to comply to the Meaningful Use under the Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Records - EHR- Incentive Programs. Med-Certification.com, a medical billing and coding school online,...

2014-04-24 08:20:40

- EPS from continuing operations of $1.87; Adjusted EPS(1) of $1.43 WALTHAM, Mass., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced first quarter 2014 EPS from continuing operations of $1.87 compared to $1.49 in the first quarter 2013. First quarter 2014 Adjusted EPS(1) was $1.43 per diluted share compared to $1.56 per diluted share in the first quarter 2013. The first quarter 2014 Adjusted EPS(1) excluded the previously announced $0.25 favorable tax...

2014-04-22 23:14:49

Over the past 10 years, thousands of device professionals have attended Medical Device Quality Congress (MDQC) and benefited from the unmatched educational sessions presented by industry experts and FDA officials. For 2014, FDAnews has crafted a groundbreaking three-day agenda that will provide a thorough overview of all the key issues confronting devicemakers, with actionable information and insights that can be taken back and applied immediately. Falls Church, VA (PRWEB) April 22, 2014...

2014-04-22 23:05:43

National Patient Safety Foundation and Society of Physician Quality Officers Collaborate on Leadership Program at 16th Annual NPSF Patient Safety Congress Boston, MA (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 The National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF) is pleased to announce a special educational program planned in collaboration with the Society of Physician Quality Officers (SPQO). Keeping Quality and Safety Front and Center—Managing Your Influence in the Right Direction, will be held in Orlando, Fla.,...


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