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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...

2014-01-08 23:02:01

Pioneer in regenerative medicine to present at the nation’s largest multidisciplinary wound care program. Malvern, PA (PRWEB) January 08, 2014 TWEET THIS: Anthony Atala, MD to Deliver @SAWCMeeting Spring/WHS 2014 Keynote-Regenerative Medicine: New Approaches to Healthcare http://bit.ly/JFxCPh The Symposium on Advanced Wound Care Spring/Wound Healing Society (SAWC Spring/WHS) is pleased to present Anthony Atala, MD, as the 2014 Keynote Speaker. His accredited presentation, Regenerative...

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...

2013-10-01 12:34:05

Semester Online Expands to offer 19 Courses from Growing List of Prestigious Schools LANDOVER, Md., Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Semester Online(TM), a first-of-its-kind program offering rigorous, for-credit undergraduate online courses has opened enrollment for 19 courses in its spring 2014 catalog. Through a consortium of prestigious colleges and universities including Boston College, Brandeis University, Emory University, Northwestern University, the University of North Carolina at Chapel...

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...

2013-09-12 12:33:16

Wake Forest is added to Consortium of top-tier universities offering a new online learning initiative LANDOVER, Md., Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Semester Online, the first-of-its-kind program to offer for-credit undergraduate courses through a consortium of top-tier universities, announced today that Wake Forest University is joining the consortium and will offer its first course in 2014. In a partnership with 2U, Inc., Semester Online offers rigorous, small, online,...

Peru Cloud Forests Threatened
2013-09-12 12:13:07

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to a new study from Wake Forest University published by the journal PLOS ONE, a confluence of climate change and ecological factors could threaten Peru’s cloud forests, which are nestled along the eastern slopes of the Andes Mountains. Home to one third of Peru's mammal, bird and frog species, the cloud forests are renowned for their biodiversity and high elevation. At altitudes between 6,500 and 11,000 feet, they are a...

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...

2013-07-01 16:26:06

World Renowned Inventor Donald Spector has Another Two Patents Granted for New Research Consortium NEW YORK, July 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lisa Pamintuan, President of New York College of Health Professions, announces two more patents granted for the College's highly coveted Intellectual Patent Portfolio. Recently, the College announced Memorandums of Understanding with Touro College/New York Medical College and Wake Forest Innovations to develop and commercialize certain...

2013-06-19 12:20:51

World Renowned Inventor has Patent Granted and Published for Security System that will Transform Security and Sentry Humans and Animals NEW YORK, June 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- New York College of Health Professions announces the publishing of patent #8,461,981 by the United States Patent and Trademark Office for detecting biometric changes through smart phones, apps and security systems that reflect whether guards have been injured, attacked or killed. This patent is part of an...