Quantcast

Latest Katie Couric Stories

2011-03-04 08:38:00

NEW YORK, March 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --Golden Globe® and Academy Award®-nominated actor and musician Terrence Howard appears in a moving window display at Rockefeller Plaza this month, encouraging viewers to get screened for colorectal cancer as an ambassador for the Entertainment Industry Foundation's National Colorectal Cancer Research Alliance (EIF's NCCRA) and Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C). Donated by EHE International, the window at 10 Rockefeller Plaza...

2011-02-08 11:08:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jeff Fager, the Executive Producer of 60 MINUTES, has been promoted to the newly created position of Chairman of CBS News, and David Rhodes, most recently the head of U.S. Television operations for Bloomberg, has been named President of CBS News. The announcement was made today by Leslie Moonves, President and Chief Executive Officer, CBS Corporation. In his new role as Chairman of CBS News, Fager will report to Moonves and guide the overall...

2011-01-10 08:07:00

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A new frontier is emerging. The next step in building global bridges in the interest of a better communication with the outside world is here. PrimeHangout.com, a subsidiary of ClinicTools, Inc., is pleased to announce the birth of the communication platform of the future - http://www.primehangout.com. "On PrimeHangout, we make it possible for you to build your own community, generate business leads, or search for interesting and exciting places...

2010-11-15 15:54:00

"USA TODAY/CBS News: Senior Moment" MCLEAN, Va., Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY is again joining forces with CBS News to extend the reach of "USA TODAY/CBS NEWS: Senior Moment," a cross-platform series that will explore the baby boom generation and its impact on the nation as the first boomers begin to turn 65 in January of next year. The partnership launched today and will run in USA TODAY as a periodic series. CBS News' coverage of this series will begin on THE EARLY SHOW...

2010-10-20 18:00:00

INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Following her lung cancer diagnosis, a woman who had spent nearly 30 years in nursing felt as if her life had been "cut up, rearranged and become a different picture." An amateur artist, Annette Zalewski, of Peoria, Ariz., sought to express her cancer journey on canvas by using a cut-up painting technique for the first time. Her mixed media entry, "Wild Water," took first prize among the more than 600 submissions to the fourth biennial Oncology On...

2010-10-19 17:50:00

Walter E. Washington Convention Center WASHINGTON, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A photo of CBS News Anchor Katie Couric and Jonathan LaPook, Chief Medical Correspondent, is now available to accompany this story. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20101019/DC85200) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101019/DC85200) Details Nearly 1,700 leaders of the medical technology industry will meet in Washington to discuss innovation, global trade, policy and finance...

2010-10-18 19:08:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AdvaMed 2010 is proud to announce its conference keynote speakers include: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator Dr. Donald Berwick; CBS Evening News Anchor Katie Couric; U.S. Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Dr. Margaret Hamburg; and U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gary Locke and U.S. Representative Erik Paulsen (R-MN). Each will address more than 1,500 national and international medical device and technology leaders in...

2010-10-16 10:07:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AdvaMed 2010: The MedTech Conference opens on Monday, October 18 with a series of free educational Executive Workshops focused on bringing products to the US markets, a 1/2 day entrepreneur bootcamp, and minimizing risk and global harmonization. The workshops take place at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center and begin at 2:00 pm. and include speakers from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the investment community, Japan's Ministry...

2010-09-28 09:21:00

FDA Commissioner, CMS Administrator, CBS Evening News Anchor, and U.S. Secretary of Commerce are Featured Speakers WASHINGTON, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AdvaMed 2010 is proud to announce its conference keynote speakers include: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator Dr. Donald Berwick; CBS Evening News Anchor Katie Couric; U.S. Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Dr. Margaret Hamburg; and U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gary Locke. Each will address hundreds of...

2010-09-24 10:19:00

CHICAGO, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, September 24th, MediaPlanet published one of the largest Cancer Awareness reports distributed to millions with the help of American Cancer Society, Katie Couric, Stand Up To Cancer, leading physicians, researchers, and many more. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100820/CG52983LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100820/CG52983LOGO) American Cancer Society Describes How We Are Winning the War: For the past 20 years...


Word of the Day
call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
Related