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2014-06-27 23:07:08

Dr. Arash Bereliani, cardiologist at the Institute for Cardiology and Preventive Medicine in Beverly Hills, comments on a recent study linking processed red meat and heart failure. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 A new study in Circulation: Heart Failure, a medical journal put out by the American Heart Association, has found a link between a higher risk of heart failure and the consumption of processed red meat in men. The study was conducted by researchers at the Karolinska...

2014-05-20 23:15:46

Accreditation for Cardiovascular Excellence (ACE) accredits academic medical center renowned as the birthplace of percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 The Accreditation for Cardiovascular Excellence (ACE) is proud to announce that Emory University Hospital and Emory University Hospital Midtown, Atlanta, GA, are the latest facilities recognized with provisional accreditation by ACE. Both academic hospitals successfully completed the ACE...

2014-02-25 12:27:40

WILMINGTON, Del., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Molecular Imaging Services, Inc. (MIS) announces today that Dr. Gary Heller will be joining MIS as Chief Medical Officer. Gary V. Heller, MD, Ph.D., FACC, FASNC, FAHA is a nationally recognized expert in cardiology and cardiovascular imaging. He has experience in medical imaging, pharmaceutical and radiopharmaceutical drug development, as well as research in clinical outcomes in Nuclear Cardiology. Dr. Heller has more than 30 years of...

2014-01-06 08:26:55

NATICK, Mass., Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) announces the appointment of Craig Thompson, M.D., as senior vice president and chief medical officer, Interventional Cardiology, effective immediately. Dr. Thompson, a global leader in complex cardiac interventions, will play a key role in driving the development of innovative medical solutions within the Boston Scientific Interventional Cardiology business. (Photo:...

2013-08-01 23:27:35

The recipients of the 2013 International Academy of Cardiology Awards at the 18th World Congress on Heart Disease were announced today by Dr. Asher Kimchi, Founder and Chairman of the IAC. In addition to the IAC awards, the committee also named three faculty to receive Distinguished Fellowship Awards. Vancouver, B.C., Canada (PRWEB) August 01, 2013 Dr. Asher Kimchi, Founder and Chairman of the International Academy of Cardiology (IAC) today announced the winning recipients of the 2013...

2013-07-22 23:23:52

Asher Kimchi, M.D., Founder and Chairman of the International Academy of Cardiology, today announced the selection of Ezra A. Amsterdam, M.D., Professor of Medicine, University of California Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento, California, USA, to deliver the seventh H.J.C. Swan Memorial Lecture at the Opening Ceremony of the International Academy of Cardiology, 18th World Congress on Heart Disease, Annual Scientific Sessions 2013 to be held in Vancouver, BC, Canada, from Friday, July 26...

2013-05-20 23:04:44

Stemedica Cell Technologies, Inc., a leader in adult allogeneic stem cell manufacturing, research and development, announced today that Robert L. Wilensky, MD, Professor of Medicine and Director of Interventional Cardiology Research at the University of Pennsylvania has agreed to join the Scientific and Medical Advisory Board for Stemedica´s Cardiology Division. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) May 20, 2013 Stemedica Cell Technologies, Inc., a leader in adult allogeneic stem cell manufacturing,...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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