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2011-05-11 12:26:00

SALT LAKE CITY and BOSTON, May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Forum on Personalized Health Care today announced the official launch of The Roadmap for Personalized Health Care, an actionable primary roadmap for the development of precision, personalized health care. Led by Harvard Business School professor Clayton Christensen, creator of the theory of disruptive innovation, and Forum executive director Kimball Thomson, the Roadmap will draw from and build upon Christensen's analysis of...

2010-11-17 06:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Jennerex, Inc. (San Francisco, CA), a clinical-stage biotherapeutics company focused on the development of first-in-class, targeted oncolytic products for cancer, today announced that Barry M. Sherman, M.D., has been elected to Jennerex's board of directors. "Dr. Sherman's extensive biopharmaceutical leadership experience, coupled with his broad knowledge of cancer therapeutics research and development, will be extremely valuable to Jennerex...

2010-10-14 18:48:00

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientists are on the cusp of discoveries that will revolutionize health care, according to pioneers in personalized medicine at today's annual Ohio State University Medical Center Personalized Health Care National Conference. They described advances in bioscience, medicine and information technology that will transform the practice of medicine from sick care to well care. Other speakers noted, however, that hurdles imposed by the complex and chaotic...

2010-09-27 10:03:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Larry J. Shapiro, MD, executive vice chancellor for medical affairs and dean, Washington University School of Medicine, president, Washington University Medical Center, and the Spencer T. and Ann W. Olin Distinguished Professor at Washington University, was elected chair of the board of directors of the Association of Academic Health Centers (AAHC) at its annual meeting held September 23-25 in Dallas, Texas. An internationally renowned...

2009-10-07 15:09:00

DEER VALLEY, Utah, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2009 National Summit on Personalized Health Care: "Fostering Transformative Innovation," marked the formation of the Forum on Personalized Health Care, a collaborative community committed to the development and utilization of transformative innovations in science, technology and health care delivery for the benefit of individuals and families throughout the world. The Forum is comprised of collaborative "Agenda Communities" focused on...

Word of the Day
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.