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2014-03-31 23:25:57

Winston-Salem-based Inmar today hosted a Grand Opening celebration at its new Team Support Center and Headquarters in downtown Winston-Salem. During the celebration, which included an appearance by the Winston-Salem State University band, Inmar Chairman and CEO David Mounts and leaders from the Innovation Quarter announced a collaborative effort with neighboring Wake Forest School of Medicine’s Division of Public Health Sciences (PHS). Winston-Salem, NC (PRWEB) March 31, 2014...

2013-11-14 16:27:33

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Nov. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center today announced that it has entered into a first-of-its-kind strategic affiliation agreement in the Triad with Cornerstone Health Care, P.A. through its wholly-owned management services organization Cornerstone Health Enablement Strategic Solutions, LLC (CHESS). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131114/MM17440LOGO-a The goal of the affiliation is to better position both partners for new models...

2013-09-25 08:30:57

ATLANTA, Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Gentiva Health Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: GTIV), the largest provider of home health and hospice services in the United States based on revenue, announced today it has entered into a home health joint venture with Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center ("Wake Forest Baptist"), a fully integrated medical center located in Winston-Salem, N.C. The joint venture, called Wake Forest Baptist Health Care at Home ("Care at Home"), provides a complete program...

2013-07-19 12:23:50

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., July 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Scientists at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center have developed a new way to measure the cumulative effect of impacts to the head incurred by football players. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111114/DC06171LOGO) The metric, called Risk Weighted Cumulative Exposure (RWE), can capture players' exposure to the risk of concussion over the course of a football season by measuring the frequency and magnitude of all...

2013-05-29 12:27:22

Parties Will Form a Venture to Develop and Exploit Specific Groundbreaking Patents and Intellectual Properties of Both Institutions NEW YORK, May 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wake Forest Innovations, the commercialization enterprise of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, a leading academic medical center, and Wake Forest University, and New York College of Health Professions, a 30-year pioneer in holistic health care and education, today announce that they have signed a Memorandum of...

2013-03-11 12:24:31

New Name Announced, Web-based Businesses Launched, New Tenants Move In WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., March 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center today announced new business developments related to its commercialization enterprise, Wake Forest Innovations, as well as a new brand for Piedmont Triad Research Park. Wake Forest Innovation QuarterAfter consultation with key stakeholders in and beyond the community and an analysis of park names worldwide, Piedmont...

2013-03-08 12:25:13

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., March 8, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111114/DC06171LOGO) What: A briefing for business and community leaders and media regarding new commercialization developments at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. Speakers are available for interviews after the briefing. Who: John D. McConnell, M.D., chief executive officer, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center;...

2013-01-30 12:26:46

Additional One Million Dollars in Funding Expands the Scope of Neurological Research WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Jan. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With the infusion of an additional $1 million of financial support from The Susanne Marcus Collins Foundation, Inc., Atlanta, Ga., Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center researchers are expanding their studies using a noninvasive, drugless therapy that may help to mitigate symptoms associated with a list of neurological conditions. (Logo:...

2012-12-12 12:26:13

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Dec. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center has created a new operating division to translate its academic and clinical research and discoveries into marketable products and services that will benefit patients. The new enterprise, Wake Forest Innovations, is being led by Chief Innovation Officer Eric Tomlinson, DSc, and Ph.D, who is also President of the Piedmont Triad Research Park. (Logo:...

2012-11-21 16:21:45

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Nov. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Perched 12 stories up on top of the roof of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, a 31-foot Moravian star, one of the largest in the world, will usher in the holiday season for the 20th year. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111114/DC06171LOGO) The idea for the star was initiated in 1992 by Shirley Hasty, a secretary in chaplaincy and pastoral education at Wake Forest Baptist, and a sign company in Lexington created the...