Latest Hands Stories

2013-11-04 23:23:48

Preserving the legacy of the late José Jamil Miranda, Miami-local nonprofit Jose’s Hands brings medical mission community together; ignites new era of millennial-generation philanthropic participation. Miami, FL (PRWEB) November 04, 2013 Rooted in the heart of Miami, Jose’s Hands, a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting medical mission trips to help underserved communities abroad, is emerging as a leading medical mission nonprofit, connecting the local medical altruistic...

2013-11-01 23:01:09

Hands-On Physical Therapy’s owners, Dr. Dimitrios Kostopoulos and Dr. Kostas Rizopoulos, were recently awarded with two awards at this year’s Survival Strategies Annual Client Convention. (PRWEB) November 01, 2013 For their twenty years of excellence in patient service, Hands on Physical Therapy founders, Dr. Dimitrios Kostopoulos and Dr. Kostas Rizopoulos proudly accepted the “Exception Contribution Award” and the “Propserity Award-Platinum” on behalf of their team. The...

2012-09-16 23:01:44

Michael Shacklock, founder of the neurodynamics concept, receives the Hands-On Seminars Clinical Excellence award for his contribution to Manual Physical Therapy. Clinical Neurodynamics is a new therapy approach that reduces pain and improves function. New York City, NY (PRWEB) September 16, 2012 Hands-On Seminars, a New York based continuing education organization offering manual therapy courses for physical therapists, occupational therapists and other health care providers, awarded...

2008-09-16 12:00:25

U.S. actress Kimberly Elise has signed on to join Cuba Gooding Jr. in the upcoming TV movie, "Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story," TNT announced. Elise is best known for her work in the films "The Great Debaters,""Diary of a Mad Black Woman" and "The Manchurian Candidate." Her latest role was announced Monday by Michael Wright, senior vice president in charge of the Content Creation Group for TNT, TBS and TCM. Elise is set to play the role of Sonya Carson, "a single mother who inspired...

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