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2014-03-19 00:22:10

Experts Say Strengthening Health Systems and Improving Service Delivery Are Crucial Investments for Solving Health Crises WASHINGTON, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Strengthening the health systems that provide health products and care is the most critical investment in global health, according to international survey results released today by leading global health organizations, PSI and PATH, as well as Devex, the global development media brand....

2013-11-21 16:24:30

TORONTO, Nov. 21, 2013 /CNW/ - The LeftWords Festival of Books and Ideas brings its celebration of critical thinkers, writers, and publishers to a free day-long festival November 24(th )at Ryerson University in Toronto. The event runs 11:30-5:00pm at Oakham House/Ryerson Student Union at 55 Gould Street and is wheelchair accessible. More information is available at www.leftwordsfestival.ca. On hand with great deals will be progressive and alternative publishers, booksellers,...

2013-10-22 12:29:12

Ashley Birkett, PhD, to lead key product development program at PATH WASHINGTON, Oct. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- PATH announced today the appointment of Ashley Birkett, PhD, as director of its Malaria Vaccine Initiative (MVI), which drives the development of safe and effective vaccines for the fight against malaria. The malaria parasite still kills an estimated 660,000 people each year, most of them children in sub-Saharan Africa, and half the world's population remains at...

New Sound, Data Controls Come With Instagram App Update
2013-10-11 13:29:58

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Instagram updated its apps for both Android and iOS. The updates include new sound and data usage controls for videos on the platform, it said in two separate - but nearly identical - posts on Twitter. While Instagram was more forthcoming on Twitter about the updates, the updates listing in both Android's Google Play and Apple's App Store on iTunes was more cryptic, saying the update offers "performance updates and other improvements,"...

2013-10-09 04:21:09

Milestone marks the first prequalified JE vaccine for children and the first Chinese vaccine manufacturer to achieve prequalification SEATTLE and BEIJING, Oct. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An affordable vaccine to protect children against deadly Japanese encephalitis (JE) has been prequalified by the World Health Organization (WHO), paving the way to reach millions more children across Asia at risk for the disease. The announcement was made today by PATH, a global health...

2013-09-27 23:04:32

Dundas Data Visualization develops a video for the annual Walk-a-Mile in Her Shoes fundraiser organized by White Ribbon at Yonge & Dundas Square in downtown Toronto on Thursday, September 26. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 Did you know that one in two Canadian women will experience physical or sexual abuse in her lifetime? That’s just one of many surprising facts revealed in a new video by Dundas Data Visualization (http://www.dundas.com), a Toronto-based company that...

2013-09-26 09:50:17

10 inexpensive, proven systems could slash death toll by 1.2 million Ten health care innovations, if brought to scale immediately in low-resource countries, could have the potential to save the lives of some 1.2 million mothers and children in 2015. Right now the annual global death toll of mothers and children under 5 is 6.9 million. Between 2016-2020, these innovations have the potential to save the lives of nearly 7.5 million women and children. The ten, identified by...

2013-09-25 04:22:17

CORK, Ireland, September 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Janssen R&D Ireland (Janssen) announced today it has signed a license agreement with PATH for the early development of the human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) medicine rilpivirine in a long-acting injection (depot formulation) as potential pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) against HIV infection. Under the terms of the agreement, a Drug Development program of PATH, an international nonprofit organization that...

2013-07-05 23:00:11

Cheap Concert Tickets announces that they have rolled back concert ticket prices for The Eagles concert in Toronto at The Air Canada Centre on November 6th. Tickets for The Eagles in Toronto at the ACC will be released to the public at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 6th. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 05, 2013 Cheap Concert Tickets announces that The Eagles Tickets in Toronto at the Air Canada Centre for November 6th officially go on sale to the public at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 6th. The...

2013-06-11 12:22:51

ATLANTA, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The PATH Foundation announced today that it has reached the $14.3 million goal of its "Make the Connection" campaign. This milestone enables PATH to establish Atlanta's trail hub at Centennial Olympic Park and create 37 additional miles of trails, including a new six-mile trail along the length of Georgia 400. Upon completion, PATH will have developed a network of more than 200 miles of trails throughout Metro Atlanta that connect to the Atlanta...