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2014-09-15 23:10:16

Nathan McEmrys and Roxana Reisch are this year’s recipients of Nsedu Obot Witherspoon (NOW) Youth Leadership Awards, provided to youths for their notable environmental health leadership. (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 Nathan McEmrys, from Portland, Oregon, and Roxana Reisch, from Rochester, New York, have been selected to receive the Children’s Environmental Health Network’s 2014 NOW Youth Leadership award. This award was created as part of CEHN’s 20th anniversary celebration in 2012...

2014-09-15 12:28:23

Free Eight-Week Online Course Examines Changing World of Global Medicine GRENADA, West Indies, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Building upon the success of last year's introductory online course, St. George's University will once again be offering this semester a free and open to the public online course from university faculty, "One Health, One Medicine: A Global Health Approach." http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140915/146122 The University will also be offering credit for...

2014-09-12 12:25:38

Oral Health America Gathers Oral Health Leaders to Discuss Importance of Oral Health for All Americans CHICAGO, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dozens of oral health leaders gathered on Capitol Hill Wednesday to shine a light on the disparities that exist when it comes to oral healthcare in the United States. Hosted by Oral Health America (OHA) and Oral Healthcare Can't Wait, an initiative of the Dental Trade Alliance, "Communities Matter: Does Your Neighborhood Determine...

2014-09-11 23:07:51

Personalized Digital Healthcare on Display Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Columbus, Ohio based Optimized Care Network (OCN) is one of only 90 startup companies nationwide to be selected to participate in The Hive at TEDMED 2014 in Washington, D.C. from Sept. 10-12. “TEDMED is delighted to welcome this year’s selection of leading startups and entrepreneurs to The Hive, where we will be showcasing the most exciting innovations in health and medicine,” said TEDMED COO...

2014-09-11 12:27:47

Selected to Showcase Healthcare Innovation at TEDMED WASHINGTON, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Today at the TEDMED conference, Tute Genomics announced the launch of MyGene, a patient portal that puts genome sequencing results at the fingertips of the individual where it is most useful and actionable. The $1000 was announced earlier this year by Illumina, which is thought by many to be the tipping point towards widespread adoption of genome sequencing in research and...

2014-09-10 23:02:20

Dr. Kristin L. Carman, an American Institutes for Research (AIR) Vice President in AIR’s Health and Social Development program, will serve as a conversation facilitator at the Great Challenges of Health and Medicine program of the 2014 TEDMED Conference September 10-12, 2014, in Washington, D.C., and San Francisco, CA. Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Dr. Kristin L. Carman, an American Institutes for Research (AIR) Vice President in AIR’s Health and Social Development...

2014-09-10 08:30:59

WOONSOCKET, R.I., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) today announced that Mary Langowski has been named Executive Vice President for Strategy, Policy and Market Development, effective on October 14. In this role, Langowski will direct CVS Health's strategy and market development functions, with a focus on identifying and expanding enterprise opportunities to new markets as the company plays an increasingly prominent role in the evolving health care system. Her...

2014-09-10 08:29:54

Company Selected from Among Hundreds of Applications and Nominations for the Group Thinking and Collaborative The Hive Gathering SAN FRANCISCO and WASHINGTON, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Edison Nation Medical, the premier healthcare innovation marketplace, today announced it was selected to participate in The Hive at the TEDMED 2014 conference, an annual gathering held September 10(th)-12(th) that brings together a community of innovators on a unified stage in Washington, DC and...

2014-09-09 23:01:12

Rivier University has expanded its new Bachelor of Science in Public Health (BSPH) to an online format beginning fall 2014. Nashua, NH (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Rivier University has expanded its new Bachelor of Science in Public Health (BSPH) to an online format beginning fall 2014. The program is 100% online to accommodate busy working professionals. In April, Rivier announced the new degree program for its full-time, day students. The degree will prepare undergraduates for...

2014-09-09 08:32:38

Lightweight, breathable fabric provides four times more protection than traditional gowns ROSWELL, Ga., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Health Care today announced the availability of the new AERO BLUE* Performance Surgical Gown. This soft, lightweight gown is four times more protective than other comparable surgical gowns while providing users with unsurpassed comfort. AERO BLUE* features a proprietary fabric with innovative Core technology that delivers the highest...


Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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