Latest Jeff Henderson Stories

2014-06-11 08:28:52

DUBLIN, Ohio, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardinal Health announced today that Chief Financial Officer Jeff Henderson, 49, will retire following the completion of fiscal year 2015, after a decade in the role. The company will evaluate both internal and external candidates, with the anticipation of naming a successor by the end of calendar 2014. Henderson will remain as an employee until his retirement to ensure a seamless transition. "Jeff has been a terrific partner to me in...

2012-07-09 10:07:58

Humans have known for centuries that copper is a potent weapon against infection. New research shows that the bacteria that cause serious urinary tract infections "know" this, too, and steal copper to prevent the metal from being used against them. Blocking this thievery with a drug may significantly improve patients' chances of fighting off infections, according to researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. The findings appear online July 8 in Nature Chemical...

2010-09-07 13:00:00

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Amachi Pittsburgh, an organization dedicated to helping children in Allegheny County with incarcerated parents, is pleased to announce that Chef Jeff Henderson, TV personality and New York Times bestselling author, will serve as the keynote speaker at its upcoming fundraising event, "A Recipe for Discovery." This unique event will consist of an inspirational presentation and cooking demonstration led by Chef Jeff. It will take place on Thursday,...

2009-10-06 12:19:00

Hosted by WGN-TV's Bob Jordan CHICAGO, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Safer Foundation will host its "Spirit of Safer" Luncheon on Thursday, October 15, 2009, at the Hyatt Regency Chicago. The event will celebrate the mission of the 38-year-old Safer Foundation, which provides comprehensive employment, educational, and supportive services to people with criminal records as they return to society. Safer Foundation will honor Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley and celebrity culinary...

2008-09-10 12:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Food Network launches a ground-breaking new reality series this October, with the premiere of The Chef Jeff Project. Premiering Sunday, October 12th at 10pm ET/PT, The Chef Jeff Project follows Chef Jeff Henderson, a former prison inmate turned successful executive chef, as he attempts to transform the lives of six struggling young adults through the power of food. "Chef Jeff has an amazing story that will inspire not only the young adults in the show, but...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'