Navigation Links
CATalyst Council Forms to Address Feline Health Care
Date:7/19/2008

- Organization Seeks Broad Industry & Allied Support -

NEW ORLEANS, July 19 /PRNewswire/ -- AVMA Annual Convention -- Building on the momentum of the CATalyst Summit in early February of this year, the CATalyst Council, Inc. announces its formation to address alarming statistics about feline health care and welfare in the United States. Dan Kramer, senior marketing manager, Pfizer Animal Health will serve as chair.

"At the CATalyst Summit, the entire feline industry came together and in one voice declared the current situation as unacceptable while painting a very optimistic path to making a positive difference. The CATalyst Council is simply the next step in putting these plans into action. I am very proud of the many companies, organizations and individuals who have been so proactive in their desire to make a difference, and we welcome everyone who has an interest in the outcome to join us in a broad-based initiative to raise the standard of care for all cats," said Kramer.

The full board of directors of the CATalyst Council includes: Dan Kramer, senior marketing manager, Pfizer Animal Health as chair, Robert Rohde, president of Dumb Friends League as vice chair; Dr. Jane Brunt, CATalyst Summit chair and past-president of the American Association of Feline Practitioners as corporate secretary and Cal Morgan, president, Society of Animal Welfare Administrators as treasurer. Other board members include: Dr. John Albers, American Animal Hospital Association; Dr. Christine Jenkins, Hill's Pet Nutrition, Inc.; Dr. Jack Stephens, Pets Best Insurance; Dr. Alexis Nahama, VCA Animal Hospitals; Dr. Patricia N. Olson, Morris Animal Foundation; and Steve Dale, nationally syndicated pet columnist and radio show host. The American Veterinary Medical Association is in the process of naming the AVMA representative to the CATalyst Council board.

"I am pleased to continue forward with this initiative that is so important to the lives of cat
'/>"/>

SOURCE CATalyst Council
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Congress Approves ePrescribing Initiative in Medicare Reform Bill: Critical Catalyst in Driving a New Generation of Prescribing
2. Catalyst Pharmaceutical Partners, Inc. Set to Join Russell Microcap(R) Index
3. Case in Point: Patient Control of Data Critical Catalyst for Online Health Care Revolution
4. Catalyst Pharmaceutical Partners, Inc. Names Director - Corporate Clinical Compliance
5. Cardiva Medical, Inc. to Present Highlights of the Boomerang Catalyst(TM) II System at the Investment in Innovation (In3) West Conference on February 29, 2008 in Las Vegas, NV
6. CATalyst Summit Declared a Success: Its All About the Cat!
7. Catalyst Pharmaceutical Partners Announces Positive Phase II Trial Results for Vigabatrin in the Treatment of Cocaine Addiction
8. Catalyst Pharmaceutical Partners Reports Third Quarter 2007 Financial Results
9. Cardiva Medical, Inc. to Present at the UBS 2007 Global Life Science Conference With the Announcement of FDA 510(K) Clearance of its Newest Device: The Boomerang Catalyst II System(TM)
10. Cardiva Medical, Inc. to Present at the UBS 2007 Global Life Science Conference With the Announcement of FDA 510(K) Clearance of its Newest Device: The Boomerang Catalyst II System(TM)
11. Lilly Partners With the National Council of La Raza to Fight Chronic Disease
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/22/2014)... of Prussia, PA (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 ... is recognized as an industry leader with over 25 ... award winning team leader in the areas related to ... addition, Mr. Carlson is an Editorial Advisory Board member ... Healthcare Council Educator. Blue Fin Group is a ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... Salamon HealthDay Reporter , TUESDAY, ... vitro fertilization (IVF) are only about half as likely as ... technique, new research indicates, and the racial disparity persists even ... 31 percent of white patients became pregnant after IVF, compared ... than 4,000 IVF cycles over two years to tease out ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Oct. ... in vitro fertilization (IVF) -- the incubation of embryos in ... device inside the vagina, new research suggests. Scientists from ... an INVOcell, might sharply cut costs for pricey IVF procedures ... accessible to those who don,t live near big-city assisted reproduction ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Oct. 21, ... Ebola while working for NBC News in Liberia has ... isolation unit at Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, where he had ... A blood test confirmed by the U.S. Centers for Disease ... to Providence, R.I., NBC News reported Tuesday night. ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... October 20, 2014 Allegheny General Hospital’s ... that enables physicians to repair a damaged mitral valve ... MitraClip system, developed by Abbott Vascular , ... progressive and life-threatening condition in which the heart’s mitral ... flow backward from the heart’s left ventricle into the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Rich Carlson and Marc Duey to Hold Workshop at CBI’s Specialty Pharmacy and Distribution Networks Conference 2Health News:Black Women Fare Worse With Fertility Treatments, Study Says 2Health News:Black Women Fare Worse With Fertility Treatments, Study Says 3Health News:Experimental Infertility Treatment Seems Effective, Cheaper 2Health News:Experimental Infertility Treatment Seems Effective, Cheaper 3Health News:Experimental Infertility Treatment Seems Effective, Cheaper 4Health News:U.S. Cameraman Treated for Ebola 'Free' of the Virus 2Health News:U.S. Cameraman Treated for Ebola 'Free' of the Virus 3Health News:Allegheny General Hospital Introduces New, Beating-Heart Procedure for Mitral Valve Repair 2Health News:Allegheny General Hospital Introduces New, Beating-Heart Procedure for Mitral Valve Repair 3
... Omission leaves them without treatment for blood-borne diseases, researchers ... medical students get stuck by needles, putting them at ... alert hospital authorities, which increases their risk of infection, ... 699 surgery residents at 17 medical centers and found ...
... study, athletes had ,younger, immune cells than sedentary, healthy adults ... shown that exercise can help ward off heart disease and ... may be found within cells themselves. , , Endurance ... chromosomes that protect the cell -- in their white blood ...
... , LOS ANGELES, Nov. 30 ... woman, and brings with it a host of uncomfortable symptoms that ... weight gain , night sweats and lethargy are just some ... menopause signs and symptoms can show up a full ten ...
... , Sponsored by Merck, ... active participants in their HIV treatment decisions , ARLINGTON, ... the #1 HIV/AIDS resource online, today launched My Health Tracker, ... to save, track and analyze their medical data. The tool, ...
... ... A new poll released today by Latino Decisions, the ... New Mexico (UNM-RWJF Center), and impreMedia, shows a widespread consensus among the ... support for expansion of coverage. For the first time, health care tops ...
... , CHARLTON, Mass., Nov. 30 Harrington Physician ... Practice physicians Martin Devine, Leah Doret, Elizabeth Fuller and Monika ... esteemed and popular Charlton-based physicians, coming from the Fallon Clinic, ... HealthCare at Charlton medical office building under construction at 10 ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Med Students Often Fail to Report Needlestick Injuries 2Health News:Exercise Guards White Blood Cells Against Aging 2Health News:Exercise Guards White Blood Cells Against Aging 3Health News:Anti-Aging Institute of California Offers New Natural Solution for Menopause Symptoms 2Health News:TheBody.com Launches My Health Tracker, Enabling HIV-Positive Patients to Track Lab Results, Medications and Supplements 2Health News:New Survey Shows Overwhelming Support Among Latinos for Health Care Reform That Includes Public Option 2Health News:New Survey Shows Overwhelming Support Among Latinos for Health Care Reform That Includes Public Option 3Health News:New Survey Shows Overwhelming Support Among Latinos for Health Care Reform That Includes Public Option 4Health News:New Survey Shows Overwhelming Support Among Latinos for Health Care Reform That Includes Public Option 5Health News:New Survey Shows Overwhelming Support Among Latinos for Health Care Reform That Includes Public Option 6Health News:New Survey Shows Overwhelming Support Among Latinos for Health Care Reform That Includes Public Option 7Health News:New Survey Shows Overwhelming Support Among Latinos for Health Care Reform That Includes Public Option 8Health News:New Survey Shows Overwhelming Support Among Latinos for Health Care Reform That Includes Public Option 9Health News:Family Practice Physicians Martin Devine, Leah Doret, Elizabeth Fuller and Monika Mathur Join Harrington Physician Services in Charlton 2Health News:Family Practice Physicians Martin Devine, Leah Doret, Elizabeth Fuller and Monika Mathur Join Harrington Physician Services in Charlton 3
(Date:10/22/2014)... 22, 2014 Oramed Pharmaceuticals ... clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focused on the development of ... clinical results from its Phase IIa clinical trial ... to treat type 1 diabetes. The trial was conducted ... under a U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... , Oct. 22, 2014   Surefire Medical ... infusion systems designed to maximize targeted delivery of embolization ... to announce that oncologist John R. Daniels , ... Cancer Center, and surgical oncologist Steven C. Katz ... joined the Company,s Scientific Advisory Board (SAB).    ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... Oct. 22, 2014 Provectus Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSEMKT: ... its novel investigational drug for cancer, is designed for ... side effects. Its oncology focus is on melanoma, breast ... phase 2 trials of PV-10 as a therapy for ... for atopic dermatitis and psoriasis. This ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Oramed Pharmaceuticals Reports Positive Top-Line Data from U.S. Phase IIa Trial with Oral Insulin in Type 1 Diabetes 2Oramed Pharmaceuticals Reports Positive Top-Line Data from U.S. Phase IIa Trial with Oral Insulin in Type 1 Diabetes 3Oramed Pharmaceuticals Reports Positive Top-Line Data from U.S. Phase IIa Trial with Oral Insulin in Type 1 Diabetes 4Surefire Medical's Scientific Advisory Board Expands, Broadens Clinical Trial Expertise 2Provectus Biopharmaceuticals Looks at the Asian Markets: Analyst Coverage by Small Cap Traders 2
... July 19, 2011 Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: ... that its subsidiary, Valeant International (Barbados) SRL ("VIB"), has ... for the Canadian marketing and distribution rights to Zuacta™, ... be used in conjunction with oral COX-2 inhibitors or ...
... CITY, N.Y., July 19, 2011 Innovation, makers of ... unveil a new pharmacy automation product, PharmASSIST OPTIx™, at ... NV on July 21-23 and at the NACDS Pharmacy ... PharmASSIST OPTIx is an optical counting and imaging technology ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Valeant Pharmaceuticals Announces Distribution Agreement for Zuacta™ in Canada 2Innovation to Unveil New Pharmacy Automation Product at Key Pharmacy Industry Trade Shows 2
The Vitek 2 is a fully automated bacteriology system that performs bacterial identification and susceptibility testing analysis using a standard inoculum. It detects resistance and helps combat bacte...
IDS Rapid Yeast Plus, a microbial identification system....
IDS Rapid NH, a microbial identification system....
The Cogent Microbial Luminescence System (MLS) is a superior Rapid microbial detection system for UHT product screening combining proven technology of ATP-bioluminescence with unsurpassed hardware in...
Medicine Products: