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2014-06-26 23:04:20

All Flash Storage and Desktop Layering Innovations Create Scalable Foundation for Better Patient Care via Faster, More Secure Access to Key Healthcare Applications Marlborough, MA (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 Unidesk®, the Windows® desktop layering leader, today announced that USF Health System is using technology from Pure Storage and Unidesk to power infrastructure that improves patient care through dramatically increased clinician and IT productivity. With its new Virtual Desktop...

2014-05-15 08:32:55

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- USFSP announced a 4-day workshop for Healthcare professionals interested in attaining a PMP Certification. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140514/87755Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140514/87754 "With the passage of the Affordable Care Act (2010), the urgency for improving quality in patient care while reducing costs has accelerated the need for program management competency in the healthcare arena," says...

2014-05-02 23:04:59

The Global Corporate Awards ceremony 2014 was held with great enthusiasm at Tampa, Florida on April 26, 2014, Saturday, at 9 am at the prestigious University Club, the oldest and most prestigious club in Tampa, Florida. It was a by invitation only tuxedo event. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 The Global Corporate Awards is the prestigious and exclusive international platform to recognize and salute the achievers of the Global Corporate World. The Global Corporate Awards is the exclusive...

2014-05-01 23:11:18

Dr. Charles Cox, Breast Cancer Surgeon at Florida Hospital Tampa and Dr. Charles Lambert, Medical Director at Florida Hospital Pepin Heart Institute were honored at the ceremony. (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 Florida Hospital Tampa is proud to announce the 2014 Greater Temple Terrace Chamber of Commerce Medical Hero Awards recipients. Dr. Charles Cox was the recipient of the Healthcare Professional Lifetime Achievement Award and Dr. Charles Lambert was the recipient of the Healthcare Professional...

2014-04-29 23:21:19

Scar Heal, Inc. is honored to receive the FAST 56 Award from the University of South Florida. Largo, FL (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 The University of South Florida (USF) Alumni Association honored the 2014 USF Fast 56 – the fastest growing USF alumni owned or led businesses in the world – at a celebration held Friday, April 11, in the Marshall Student Center Ballroom at USF Tampa. Scar Heal, Inc., led by M. Catherine Burney MPH, CHES, President of Scar Heal, Inc., which offers the latest...

2014-04-28 16:26:37

New demands on universities go beyond research and teaching to basic research and technology transfer TAMPA, Fla., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Should universities change their faculty tenure and promotion calculus based on research and publication to one that recognizes and includes faculty research activities that translate into patents, licensing and commercialization of products? "Yes," say a group of university officials from across the nation whose paper...

2014-04-18 12:35:28

A Dana-Farber/Boston Children's and VA Hospital/University of South Florida team created the antiviral therapy, which harnesses the power of stapled peptide and nanoparticle technologies to thwart the respiratory virus New therapies are needed to prevent and treat respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) – a potentially lethal respiratory infection that can severely affect infants, young children and the elderly. Despite a wide range of anti-RSV efforts, there are no vaccines or drugs on the...

2014-04-15 23:03:15

The scholarship will provide financial support and encourage excellence to students within the College of Engineering. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Nitro Mobile Solutions, a custom mobile applications development company, announced today its donation of an operational scholarship to the College of Engineering at the University of South Florida. The Nitro Mobile Solutions Scholarship in Computer Science and Engineering will be open to full-time undergraduate students seeking a degree...

2014-04-01 08:28:14

ConvergeHEALTH, M2Gen and Deloitte will offer personalized medicine studies and real-world analytics services to life sciences organizations, study sponsors and cancer centers NEW YORK, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ConvergeHEALTH by Deloitte is announcing that M2Gen, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Moffitt Cancer Center, has joined its real-world evidence and analytics consortium to help transform cancer care around the use of personalized medicine....

2014-03-31 09:52:21

New insight has been gained into treating an inherited disorder that creates serious neurological and behavioral disabilities in children and usually leads to death in the teen years. In a recent study into the effects of human umbilical cord blood mononuclear cells (hUCB MNCs) when they are injected to counter the symptoms and progression of Sanfilippo syndrome type III B (MPS III B), researchers found that repeated injections into laboratory mice modeled with the disorder had clear...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.