Latest the Boston Marathon Stories

2013-08-19 13:21:03

The Boston Marathon bombing brought international attention back to the devastating effects of terrorism. There were numerous victims with severe injuries that needed immediate attention. A novel study in Arthritis Care & Research, a journal published by Wiley on behalf of the American College of Rheumatology (ACR), presents cases from Boston-area hospitals where victims were treated, examining the medical response and imaging technologies used to save lives and limbs. On April 15,...

2013-05-30 23:00:17

Athletic trainers (ATs) are well versed in responding to sudden, even traumatic, emergency situations, but nothing like what unfolded on that harrowing day in April at the Boston Marathon. The New York State Athletic Trainers´ Association (NYSATA) and the District II National Athletic Trainers´ Association is proud to recognize the ATs who, in the face of unknown dangers, helped care for victims of the tragic events in Boston on that now infamous afternoon. Poughkeepsie, NY...

2013-05-08 11:36:35

An analysis by researchers at the Institute for Immigration Research (IIR) at George Mason University shows that the Boston Marathon bombings had little effect on conversations on social media regarding immigration reform. Using two different data mining applications, the researchers collected more than 750,000 tweets containing the word “immigration” beginning in February 2013. “The Boston Marathon bombings on April 15, 2013 provided an unexpected opportunity to...

2013-05-05 23:02:28

Boston Police Deputy Superintendent and CTO will speak about social media techniques used to respond to the Boston Marathon attack and during the investigation to help apprehend Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Catonsville, MD (PRWEB) May 05, 2013 InTTENSITY Corporation will be hosting its second annual Federal Social Media Summit at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, VA on May 22, 2013. This year´s summit will focus on federal agency use of social media and citizen privacy, law enforcement...

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