Navigation Links
Courage Center Seeks Nominations for 2010 National Courage Award
Date:1/8/2010

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Nominations are now being accepted for the 2010 National Courage Award. Since 1980, Minnesota-based Courage Center has presented the National Courage Award, which recognizes an individual's contributions to the health, welfare and rehabilitation of people with disabilities.

Some previous National Courage Award winners include: Max Cleland, Justin Dart Jr., Sen. Bob Dole, Rep. Jim Ramstad, Michael Graves, Stephen Hawking, John Hockenberry, Dr. I. King Jordan, Trisha Meili, Itzhak Perlman, Christopher Reeve, Janet Reno, Edward V. Roberts, and Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah. The 2009 winner was Jordan Thomas, founder of the Jordan Thomas Foundation, one of 10 finalists for this year's CNN Hero Award.

The past winners are excellent examples of leadership, innovation and determination. We look forward to honoring the 2010 winner with your help. Nominations are being accepted through February 6, 2010 at www.couragecenter.org/natlcourageaward.

About Courage Center

Courage Center is a nonprofit rehabilitation and resource center that advances the lives of children and adults experiencing barriers to health and independence. At Courage Center, we specialize in treating brain injury, spinal cord injury, stroke, chronic pain, autism, and disabilities experienced since birth. Founded in 1928, Minneapolis-based Courage Center offers advanced technologies and innovation provided in part through the efforts of thousands of volunteers and donors. For more information visit http://www.couragecenter.org./


    Contact:     Sue Warner, 763-520-0263; cell 763-258-6889,
                 sue.warner@couragecenter.org
                 Jacob Johnson, 763-520-0365,
                 jacob.johnson@couragecenter.org

SOURCE Courage Center

RELATED LINKS
http://www.courage.org

'/>"/>

SOURCE Courage Center
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Mom, in 2010 I Will... Parents Should Encourage Family Goals, Not New Years Resolutions
2. National Patient Advocate Foundation Encouraged by New Senate Health Care Reform Bill Provisions, Urges Additional Patient Protection Measures in Final Legislation
3. IWHNA CEO Abdul Rao Encourages the Use of Google Health for Establishing a Patient-Specific Comprehensive Digital Health Record Across Enterprises
4. Encouragement Words Takes on a New Terminology as Myeexpert Gifts Books, and Offers Free Counselling
5. Parents Encourage Underage Drinking
6. Blues CEO Encourages Graduates to Stay and Lead Michigan
7. Mechanism discovered by which bodys cells encourage tuberculosis infection
8. Pharmacists Encourage Consumers to Practice Safe Medication Storage and Disposal
9. NVHR Offers Congressman Hank Johnson Support & Encouragement as He Battles Chronic Hepatitis C Virus
10. ASH to Encourage High School Students to Pursue Biomedical Research Through Special Symposium and Science Curriculum
11. Pennsylvania Agriculture Department Encourages Proper Food Handling, Offers Safety Tips for Thanksgiving
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... IsoComforter, Inc. ( ... today the introduction of an innovative new design of the shoulder pad. The ... get maximum comfort while controlling your pain while using cold therapy. By utilizing ice ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... , ... October 12, 2017 , ... ... delivery system that we intend to develop to enable prevention of a major ... to severe hearing loss, especially in pediatric patients. For cisplatin, hearing loss is ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... Leading pediatric oncology experts at Children’s ... the 49th Congress of the International Society of Paediatric Oncology (SIOP) Oct. ... Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at Children’s National, and Stephen P. Hunger, ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... ... Health Literacy Innovations (HLI), creator of the Health Literacy ... Patient Education Network (CPEN), an independent professional organization that shares best practices in ... , As CPEN’s strategic partner, HLI will help support CPEN members by sharing ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... ... the University of California Berkeley, and other leading institutions in announcing the launch ... of institutions to change the way animals are raised for food. , Founding ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:10/5/2017)... 2017  In response to the nationwide opioid ... Surgeons (AAOMS) released prescribing recommendations that urge ibuprofen ... as a first-line therapy to manage a patient,s ... Recognizing the value and importance of ... Prescribing: Acute and Postoperative Pain Management" stresses that ...
(Date:10/4/2017)...  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), ... Urgent Care is helping communities across Massachusetts , ... offering no-cost* flu shots through the end of the month. ... regulations. ... a flu shot is by the end of October, according to the ...
(Date:10/2/2017)... -- Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc. (NYSE: DPLO ) ... , and named its founder as Diplomat,s chief information ... Tennessee , will operate under Diplomat subsidiary Envoy ... for health care partners to include IT outsourcing, consulting, ... "In an interoperable world, technology delivers comprehensive insight and ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: