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2014-06-02 12:27:18

President Obama emphasizes need to provide parents, coaches, clinicians and young athletes tools to identify and respond to concussions OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Steve Devick, O.D., CEO and founder of King-Devick Test, LLC joined the nation's top concussion experts at the first-ever White House Healthy Kids and Safe Sports Concussion Summit in Washington, D.C. "We want our kids participating in sports," President Barack Obama said at the Summit. "As...

2014-05-28 12:28:06

ANTWERP and TURNHOUT, Belgium, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile lead generation tool uses on-pack QR code campaign for interactive real-time data collection Survey Anyplace, the app-free lead generation mobile survey tool provider, and Astra Sweets, a major European candy company, are collaborating on creating a brand community for its UFO candies, available at Carrefour stores in France and Belgium. 97% of respondents provided...

2014-05-15 23:15:12

Career Key’s new college major test helps students answer the question, “What should I major in” with confidence. Using this valid career test, youth and adults can make a close personality-major match research shows leads to success in college. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) May 15, 2014 The new college major test from career guidance leader Career Key, http://www.careerkey.org, helps students answer the question, “What should I major in?” Using this valid career test, youth and...

2014-05-02 23:03:36

To examine recent reports of published results that cannot be independently reproduced, the Cancer Biology Reproducibility Project will independently replicate 50 recent high impact cancer biology studies. BioLegend will support this initiative by donating $100,000 of research reagents. (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 The ability to reproduce published results is key for scientific progress. However, recent studies have reported that many published results cannot be independently reproduced. To...

2014-05-01 23:03:29

Exam Master announces the integration of their Academic Manager with Software Secure's Remote Proctor NOW! Newark, Delaware (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 Exam Master Corporation and Software Secure announce the integration of two key online testing and security platforms, Academic Manager and Remote Proctor NOW, creating a secure and flexible online testing solution for academic institutions and professional organizations worldwide. Exam Master’s Academic Manager is an advanced online...

2014-04-08 08:39:12

New Common-Core aligned test provides affordable option for more than 140,000 annual test takers in seven states SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Department of Education has announced that they have selected CTB/McGraw-Hill's TASC (Test Assessing Secondary Completion(TM)) test as a state-approved assessment leading to a high school equivalency certificate. The decision is the latest development in an ongoing movement by states across the country to identify...

2014-03-26 12:33:51

Remote Proctoring System Without Web Cams Revolutionizing Online Education PHOENIX, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The popularity of online learning has skyrocketed in the past decade, enabling literally millions of people to advance their educations and their careers. For those whose work and family obligations preclude them from attending a traditional brick-and-mortar university, the more flexible schedules and lower tuition rates offered by Internet-based programs makes them an...

2014-03-05 23:30:57

Dr. Charles Coker, a world-renowned expert in human capital strategies, is named vice president at MedMasters. Ponte Vedra, Florida (PRWEB) March 05, 2014 MedMasters announces that Charles “Chuck” Coker, PhD, SPHR, has joined the online medical social networking site as its Vice President of Human Capital Strategy. “Chuck’s academic and professionals credentials are, without a doubt, extraordinary,” says MedMasters’ CEO and founder, Rick Fromme. Dr. Coker holds two academic...

2014-02-26 08:29:12

New Product Module Integrates Nutrition, Medication and Disease Management CLEVELAND, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- COMS Interactive, LLC (also known as "Clinical Outcomes Management Systems" or "COMS") is the leading provider of disease care management solutions in the post-acute market. The company has introduced an additional software module, Nutrition IQ(TM), further extending the Daylight IQ(TM) product suite offering for current and future customers....

2014-02-25 08:42:31

-- SSI Will Present New Techniques at CASRO Digital Research Conference -- SHELTON, Conn., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SSI will present Searching for the Holy Grail: Validation Techniques for Online B2B Panels at the CASRO Digital Research Conference in San Antonio, Texas on March 11. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140225/NY70947LOGO) SSI has developed new techniques combining telephone interview validation with validation through social media, business profile data...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'