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2012-04-18 21:19:37

Dr. José Esparza, senior adviser for vaccines at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, will present the inaugural Distinguished Lecture of the Center for Globalization at Baylor College of Medicine. His talk, “Harnessing Science to Solve Public Health Problems,” will be followed by a panel discussion led by Dr. Bobby Kapur, director of the Center for Globalization. The presentation begins at 4 p.m. on Monday, April 23, in Cullen Auditorium. "As an innovative...

2012-04-18 21:18:23

Stem cell and regenerative medicine expert Dr. Malgorzata Borowiak has been named Baylor College of Medicine's fifth McNair Scholar. She will focus on diabetes. Using stem cell technology, Borowiak's research focuses on understanding the mechanisms of type 1 diabetes to identify new, cellular treatments for the disease. The McNair Scholar program at BCM, supported by the Robert and Janice McNair Foundation and managed by the McNair Medical Institute, identifies outstanding scientists...

2012-04-10 23:01:42

The Power of Numbers, Schools Across the Country Join Forces to Save Lives Uniting Students in The Hundreds of Thousands and Growing! Boca Raton, Florida (PRWEB) April 09, 2012 Spanish River Leadership volunteers have been reaching out across the country spreading the word of the students´ desire to create a National peer to peer interactive responsibility through the ℠Rock to Live´ Music Festival in Boca Raton, Florida. Spanish River, the anchor high school responsible for...


Word of the Day
tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.