Navigation Links
Charlie Rose Science Series Episode #10 - GLOBAL HEALTH October 29, 2007
Date:10/23/2007

Discussion on the Challenge of Researching and Implementing Affordable

Treatments for the World's Major Infectious Diseases

NEW YORK, Oct. 23 /PRNewswire/ --

WHAT: The upcoming episode of the Charlie Rose Science Series will

discuss the fundamental problems of health in the developing world

-- ranging from the AIDS crisis to malaria, tuberculosis, cholera,

dengue fever and other neglected diseases.

A group of experts will explore the challenge of researching and

implementing affordable treatments, as well as the physical,

political and psychological obstacles that poverty presents in

getting these therapies to the people who need them.

WHO: Guests will include:

-- Peter Hotez, MD, PhD, Professor and Chair, Department of

Microbiology, Immunology and Tropical Medicine at George

Washington University

-- Jeffrey Sachs, PhD, Director of The Earth Institute and

Professor of Health Policy and Management at Columbia University

-- Tonya Villafana, PhD, MPH, Director, Portfolio Management System

at the Malaria Vaccine Initiative

-- Ann M. Veneman, Executive Director of UNICEF

WHEN: Begins Airing on October 29, 2007 on PBS stations. Check your

local PBS listings for show times.

DESCRIPTION:

The Charlie Rose Science Series sponsored by Pfizer Inc is an exploration of modern advances in scientific research, their contribution to our understanding of the world around us, and how science breakthroughs can be applied to improving human health.

Charlie Rose is joined in this effort by his co-host, Sir Paul Nurse, PhD, Nobel Laureate and President of Rockefeller University.

As a world leader in research and development, Pfizer is committed to increasing public understanding of science and sci
'/>"/>

SOURCE Pfizer Inc
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Science of swooning
2. Dr Reddy’s Strikes Deal With Rheoscience For Type 2 Diabetes Dru
3. The Science of Solar Eclipse
4. The Unpredictable Face Of Science
5. Science backs the importance of vegetables in diet
6. Weizmann Institute of Science says Immune Cells Could Help Maintain Brain Function
7. US Academy honors 15 for major contributions to science
8. East And West Meet Under The Aegis of NY Academy Of Sciences
9. Getting Basic Science to Work For Medicine
10. Sleep Science awakens from deep slumber!
11. Arab World Wakes Up To the Call of Science
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/21/2014)... 21, 2014 To accommodate the ever-growing ... and provide more trendy items. Recently, the company has ... offering the new and elegant wedding gowns, Angeldress.co.uk wants ... they need in an easy way. Its high quality ... rates, from 12% off to 62% off. , Online ...
(Date:9/21/2014)... September 21, 2014 Recently, BambooIndustry.com, an ... special offer for its bamboo panels ( http://www.bambooindustry.com/products/bamboo-panel/ ). ... market; all of them are available at discounted prices ... The company’s discounted bamboo panels are available ... of quality materials. Each of them is finely manufactured ...
(Date:9/21/2014)... September 21, 2014 Top10BestSEOHosting.com, a ... http://www.top10bestseohosting.com/go/iPage/ ) and GreenGeeks are the most recommended ... to buy high quality hosting products. , ... hosting suppliers; we recommend two great hosting companies ... “We believe that iPage and GreenGeeks are the ...
(Date:9/20/2014)... 21, 2014 6 Minutes to Skinny ... expert Craig Ballantyne that is showing men and women of ... away stubborn body fat using simple 6-minute exercises and easy-to-follow ... prompting an investigative review. , “When it comes to ... vs. calories out for all people,” reports Michaels. “Metabolism plays ...
(Date:9/20/2014)... NY (PRWEB) September 20, 2014 Ticket ... Grande concert tickets . This popular ticket exchange is ... , The 2015 schedule of tours is beginning ... have already announced their plans to hit the road, including ... Raton, Fla., announced the “Honeymoon Tour,” which will take her ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Angeldress.co.uk Launches New Range Of 2014 Vintage Wedding Dresses In Its Online Store 2Health News:Discounted Bamboo Panels For Sale At BambooIndustry.com 2Health News:Leading Review Website Top10BestSEOHosting.com Unveils The Best Hosting Suppliers In September 2Health News:6 Minutes to Skinny: Review Exposes Craig Ballantyne’s Method to Jump Starting the Metabolism and Blasting Away Body Fat in Just 6 Minutes Per Day 2Health News:Ariana Grande Tickets in Phoenix, Los Angeles, Anaheim, San Jose, Seattle, and Vancouver Go on Sale Today 2Health News:Ariana Grande Tickets in Phoenix, Los Angeles, Anaheim, San Jose, Seattle, and Vancouver Go on Sale Today 3
... Be aware, be,prepared and take action., That,s ... expert on,preventing tragedies like the one recently at ... associate dean of K-State,s College of,Human Ecology and ... the Trauma Research, Education and Consultation at K-State, ...
... Spanish . , ANN ARBOR, Mich. People ... in their symptoms during the first few months, but lagging ... new research from the University of Michigan Health System. , ... of hopelessness even while their condition is improving, which could ...
... FARMINGTON, Conn., Feb. 18 Darwin,Professional Underwriters, ... introduced,enhancements to its lawyers professional liability policy. ... for firms from one to one hundred ... and Darwin maintains a particular,focus on plaintiff,s ...
... Onyx,Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ONXX ) today ... to provide an update on Nexavar(R),(sorafenib) tablets, as ... year,2007 financial results, on Tuesday, February 19, 2008, ... This teleconference will replace the,one previously scheduled for ...
... in German . , The objective, serious ... President of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG, German Research Foundation), ... first reading of the amendment of the Stem Cell ... was very pleased about how clearly the voice of ...
... Fighting fat bloom can mean a prettier look for Valentines ... , Chemists in England and the Netherlands have discovered a ... and other goodies, looking fresher and tastier. Their finding, which ... chocolate, is scheduled for the March 12 issue of the ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:K-State Trauma Researcher Says Being Prepared, Taking Action Are Vital in Preventing Tragedies Like the One at NIU 2Health News:As depression symptoms improve with antidepressants, hopelessness can linger 2Health News:Darwin Introduces Enhancements to its Lawyers Professional Liability Insurance Policy Including Privacy Wrongful Acts and More 2Health News:Darwin Introduces Enhancements to its Lawyers Professional Liability Insurance Policy Including Privacy Wrongful Acts and More 3Health News:Onyx Pharmaceuticals Announces a Teleconference and Webcast to Provide an Update on Nexavar; Previously Announced Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Financial Results Teleconference Rescheduled 2Health News:Politics has taken notice of science 2Health News:American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Feb. 13, 2008 2Health News:American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Feb. 13, 2008 3Health News:American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Feb. 13, 2008 4Health News:American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Feb. 13, 2008 5Health News:American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Feb. 13, 2008 6Health News:American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Feb. 13, 2008 7Health News:American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Feb. 13, 2008 8Health News:American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Feb. 13, 2008 9
(Date:9/19/2014)... , Sept. 19, 2014  Lpath, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... bioactive lipid-targeted therapeutics, announced today that it has ... shares of common stock and 3,605,042 unregistered warrants ... price for one registered share of common stock ... share of common stock will be $3.475.  The ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... Fla. , Sept. 19, 2014  The body ... with the publication of two papers this past week.  ... – Head and Neck Surgery , finds that ... and subjective measures of sleep disordered breathing, leading the ... reduction in obstructive sleep apnea severity and improvement of ...
(Date:9/19/2014)...  Over 200 runners participated in the fifth annual ... Oncology Institute (ROI), hosted by Radiation Business Solutions. This year ... San Francisco.  "Donations are still coming ... Business Solutions, "but at this point, through registrations ... the ROI this year. This surpasses last year,s record ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Lpath, Inc. Announces $12.5 Million Registered Direct Offering 2Lpath, Inc. Announces $12.5 Million Registered Direct Offering 3New Data shows Reductions in obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) severity and improvement of quality of life with Inspire therapy 2New Data shows Reductions in obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) severity and improvement of quality of life with Inspire therapy 3New Data shows Reductions in obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) severity and improvement of quality of life with Inspire therapy 4Fifth Annual 5K Run for the Future to Benefit the Radiation Oncology Institute Breaks Attendance, Donation Records 2Fifth Annual 5K Run for the Future to Benefit the Radiation Oncology Institute Breaks Attendance, Donation Records 3
... May 21 Despite years of debilitating depression, ... Rogers refused to let mental illness and an ... world. Despite once being branded unemployable, Joseph relishes his ... change agent in mental health legislation, and pioneering the ...
... WALTHAM, Mass. , May 20 Inverness Medical Innovations, ... individuals to take charge of their health at home through the ... will attend the Jefferies 2010 Global Life Sciences Conference being held ... New York, New York . Ron Zwanziger, Chief Executive Officer, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Annual Welcome Back Awards Program Honors Individuals for Tremendous Contributions to the Depression Community 2Annual Welcome Back Awards Program Honors Individuals for Tremendous Contributions to the Depression Community 3Annual Welcome Back Awards Program Honors Individuals for Tremendous Contributions to the Depression Community 4Annual Welcome Back Awards Program Honors Individuals for Tremendous Contributions to the Depression Community 5Annual Welcome Back Awards Program Honors Individuals for Tremendous Contributions to the Depression Community 6Annual Welcome Back Awards Program Honors Individuals for Tremendous Contributions to the Depression Community 7Inverness Medical Innovations to Attend the Jefferies 2010 Global Life Sciences Conference on June 8, 2010 2
... compressor. This high output compressor can shorten ... to the patient's lungs. When combined with ... STAR® Reusable Nebulizer, the particle size of ... into the lungs. With less medication wasted, ...
... Compressor is for active patients who want ... everywhere. The compressor is small and lightweight, ... AC compatibility (100 to 240V), 12 volt ... freedom to take aerosol treatments away from ...
... Healthcares Timeter® PCS 414 portable air compressor is ... you may wonder if its running. Youll like ... durable, mar-resistant steel case thats easy to clean ... pounds. The PCS 414 has been engineered for ...
... developing diverse medical products for ... medical-surgical products have earned an ... and customer satisfaction. Graham-Fields internationally ... line of diagnostic instruments, Grafco® ...
Medicine Products: