Navigation Links
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Rings Bell to Close New York Stock Exchange
Date:5/13/2009

BETHESDA, Md., May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In recognition of National Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month, the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation has been invited to ring the closing bell of the New York Stock Exchange today.

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is the leading organization in the United States devoted to curing and controlling cystic fibrosis, a fatal genetic disease.

C. Richard Mattingly, executive vice president and chief operating officer of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, will join Donald Wood, president and CEO of Federal Realty Investment Trust, and Joshua Baker of BOWA Builders, Inc. as honored guests of the New York Stock Exchange.

At 4:00 p.m. EDT today, Mattingly and guests will ring the bell signaling the close of the markets.

"We are honored to take part in this tradition and grateful for the opportunity to raise awareness about cystic fibrosis" said Mattingly. "The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation continues to make remarkable advances in the search for a cure for this disease, and public awareness is vitally important -- now more than ever."

About the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is the leading organization in the United States devoted to curing and controlling cystic fibrosis. Headquartered in Bethesda, Md., the Foundation has more than 80 chapters and branch offices throughout the country and supports and accredits a nationwide network of 110 care centers, which provide vital treatments and other CF resources to patients and families. For more information, visit www.cff.org.

About Federal Realty

Federal Realty Investment Trust is an equity real estate investment trust specializing in the ownership, management, and redevelopment of high quality retail assets. Federal Realty is an S&P MidCap 400 company and its shares are traded on the NYSE.

About BOWA Builders

Founded in 1988, BOWA Builders, Inc. is a full-service residential construction firm specializing in upscale additions, renovations and custom homes, as well as project planning and feasibility assistance.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Launches GREAT STRIDES Walks Nationwide at 600 Locations
2. CWs 7th Heaven Actress Mackenzie Rosman to Visit Birmingham Area High School to Honor Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Fundraising
3. Quest Diagnostics Discovers New Genetic Mutations Affecting Cystic Fibrosis Screening
4. Insights Give New Hope Against Cystic Fibrosis
5. Cystic Fibrosis Foundation to Receive Prestigious Health Care Award
6. Scientists find gene that modifies severity of cystic fibrosis lung disease
7. JackpotCity.com Online Bingo Raises Over 10,000 for Cystic Fibrosis Trust
8. Study Pinpoints New Gene for Cystic Fibrosis
9. Hope for preventative treatment for cystic fibrosis lung disease
10. Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Web Site Rated Best of the Web
11. Cystic fibrosis patients self-assessment of health can predict prognosis
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/19/2017)... Chicago, IL (PRWEB) , ... January 19, 2017 ... ... Bank, N.A., announced it recently provided a new $11,250,000 senior credit facility to ... the new MB credit facility were used to facilitate a recapitalization of MedPro ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... ... January 19, 2017 , ... Huntington Beach ... with sleep apnea and TMJ disorders. These conditions are quite common particularly in ... provides personalized care to reduce the risk of these consequences and improve overall ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... ... January 19, 2017 , ... Sam & Associates Insurance Agency, a full service ... in the California Bay Area, is launching a charity drive to raise awareness of ... disease is the primary killer of adult men and women in America, and is ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... ... , ... St. Catherine’s Village announced that a limited number of rooms have ... on the grounds of the St. Catherine’s Village campus in Madison, Mississippi that accommodates ... home in Mississippi for the second year in a row by readers of the ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... ... January 18, 2017 , ... The CHP suggests that California ... rain storm by slowing down and increasing the space between themselves and other vehicles, ... based car accident attorney Raymond R. Hassanlou notes that, rain or shine, drivers should ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:1/19/2017)... CLEVELAND , Jan. 19, 2017 ViewRay, ... (DFG), a federal institution supporting research in ... installation and patient treatments at the University Clinic Heidelberg ... The MRIdian Linac program will be headed ... who also heads radiation oncology at the German Cancer ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... , January 19, 2017 ... Otsuka in the Milner Therapeutics Consortium   ... in Cambridge   ... PFE ) as a partner to the ... Consortium, which enables the efficient transfer of materials between ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... The global  pacemaker market  is expected to reach USD ... Inc. The heightening prevalence of cardiac conditions coupled with the availability of medical ... addition, technological enhancements in these devices are supporting the expansion of this vertical. ... ... Grand View Research Logo ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: