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2014-04-11 12:23:50

WASHINGTON, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Chaka Fattah (D-PA), a Senior Member on the House Appropriations Committee released the following statement on the departure of Secretary of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius: "Secretary Sebelius has done an extraordinary job in her role leading the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) over the past five years. Healthcare reform has been 100 years in the making, and she has...

2014-04-11 12:22:46

Maureen Grieco joins team from MIT's Philanthropic Partnerships office. BOSTON, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate (the EMK Institute) is proud to announce Maureen O. Grieco as Vice President of Development. As a member of the Institute's senior management team she will design and implement the organization's Fundraising Strategic Plan. Grieco has 10 years in managing major gift fundraising for large organizations. Most...

2014-04-11 11:42:45

ACP: Physicians have a right and responsibility to discuss gun violence with their patients A new policy paper from the American College of Physicians (ACP) offers nine strategies to address the societal, health care, and regulatory barriers to reducing firearms-related violence, injuries, and deaths in the United States. Reducing Firearm-Related Injuries and Deaths in the United States is published today in the peer-reviewed medical journal, Annals of Internal Medicine. Principal among...

2014-04-11 08:26:39

DALLAS, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MarketReportsStore.com offers Global Military Satellite Market 2014-2024 and Global Military Aviation MRO Market 2014-2024 industry research reports in its store. The global military satellite market [http://marketreportsstore.com/global-military-satellite-market-2014-2024 ] is expected to experience a growth of 3.74% during 2014-2024. Communication satellites segment expected to dominate the military satellite market with a share...

2014-04-11 08:25:02

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dental implants expert, Dr. Kevin Sands, compares dental implants to bridges as more patients consider the latter option for replacing missing teeth. Although dental bridges offer permanent tooth replacement, they do not replace the roots of teeth as dental implants do. Dental bridges also include hardware above the gum line, complicating daily dental hygiene and increasing risks of future oral health problems. For these reasons,...

2014-04-10 23:26:37

CSG Government Solutions, a national leader in government program modernization, today announced that it has been selected by the Ohio Department of Medicaid (ODM) to conduct a Medicaid Information Technology Architecture (MITA) 3.0 State Self-Assessment (SS-A). Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 CSG Government Solutions, a national leader in government program modernization, today announced that it has been selected by the Ohio Department of Medicaid (ODM) to conduct a Medicaid...

2014-04-10 23:25:33

Two of Ventura’s top implant dentists will travel to India next week as part of an ongoing educational initiative. Prosthodontists Dr. Saj Jivraj and Dr. Mamaly Reshad of the Anacapa Dental Art Institute will participate in a two-day, hands-on program in April in the cities of Mumbai and Delhi, where they will give live demonstrations of a technique in which they have become experts in Woodland Hills, teeth in a day. Woodland Hills, CA (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 Two of Ventura’s top...

2014-04-10 23:22:30

Collaboration offers health plans end-to-end consumer engagement solution for managing the complete member lifecycle. Seattle, Wash. (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 Array Health, a provider of private insurance exchange technology, today announced its approval to participate in the AHIP Connect program. AHIP Connect is an industry solution provider sourcing and independent evaluation program that helps AHIP’s health plan members choose companies to implement operational business solutions that...

2014-04-10 23:03:50

Former SRA VP and VA Senior Executive brings extensive IT portfolio management experience to premier Federal Government IT services provider. Springfield, Virginia (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 Information Innovators Inc. (Triple-i) is honored to announce Edward F. Meagher as its new Chief Operations Officer (COO). In his role at Triple-i, Ed will be responsible for the daily operation of the company and management of the company’s four business units supporting Defense, Federal/Civilian,...

2014-04-10 23:02:48

Two-day workshop offered as member benefit. Dearborn, Mich. (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 The SME Leadership Series recently marked its eighth year with a session in Atlanta from March 28 to 29. The interactive workshop provides workforce development to SME members and other attendees by demonstrating how to create structure as a leader, examining why people choose to follow leaders and highlighting the behavioral traits of successful leaders. “Leadership is not telling people what to do —...


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Young Kerry Bog Pony
2014-04-17 12:16:10

The Kerry Bog Pony originated in Ireland, possibly a descendent of the Irish Hobby Horse, originally inhabiting the peat bogs of County Kerry, southwest Ireland. Although the exact origin of the Kerry Bog Pony is unknown, images from a 1617 book show similarities to the Irish Hobby as well as the Kerry Bog of today. The pony was initially used for transporting peat and kelp from the bog over a variety of terrain. Some were used to pull carts and others were for harness. When they were not...

EE-9 Cascavel
2014-02-05 12:39:46

Engenheiros Especializados S/A (Engesa) was a manufacturer of military trucks, armored fighting vehicles and civilian sport-utility vehicles located in Brazil from 1963 to 1993. In 1963, Engesa began as a private company installing all-wheel-drive systems in existing commercial trucks, rebuilt, adapted and updated armored vehicles and tanks from World War II which the Brazilian Army owned. The headquarters for Engesa started in Avenida Liberdade, Sao Paulo but moved to Avenida Das...

Goggomobil
2014-01-29 10:15:05

The Goggomobil is a micro-car line manufactured after World War II by Hans Glas GmbH -- from 1955 to 1969. There were three models produced. A T sedan, a TS coupe and a TL van. The Goggomobil initially used a two-cylinder, two-cycle, air-cooled 13.6 hp 245 cc engine with a top speed of 47 mph. Later, available engines were a 14.8 hp, 293 cc which could reach a top speed of 53 mph, and a 18.5 hp 392 cc. The engine was located behind the rear wheels and connected to an electric per-selective...

William Clark
2013-10-28 14:11:26

William Clark was an American explorer, territorial governor, soldier, and Indian agent who lived between August 1, 1770 and September 1, 1838. He is best known for his exploration of the territory between the Louisiana Purchase and the Pacific Ocean, which he conducted alongside Meriwether Lewis between 1803 and 1806. William Clark, born in 1770 in Caroline County, Virginia, was the ninth child born to John and Ann Rogers Clark. His family was known in the area as common planters with a...

Alexis Ohanian
2013-08-04 07:45:49

Born on April 24, 1983, Alexis Ohanian is an American internet entrepreneur, activist and investor based in Brooklyn, New York. He is best known for co-founding the social news website Reddit, helping launch travel search website Hipmunk, and starting social enterprise Breadpig. Ohanian attended the University of Virginia in 2005 and went on to start Reddit.com with co-founder Steve Huffman. Reddit was later acquired by another company, but Ohanian, stays closely connected by being on its...

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