Navigation Links
University Of Iowa Celebrates The Dedication Of The Fraternal Order Of Eagles Diabetes Research Center - 100 Researchers Help Identify New Treatments & Cures For Diabetes
Date:8/25/2014

Iowa City, IA (PRWEB) August 25, 2014

The University of Iowa celebrated the dedication of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center (FOE DRC) on Saturday, August 23, 2014. The new facility, featuring 20,000 square feet of research space with the most advanced medical technology available, will allow the FOE DRC, with its 100 researchers, to pursue innovative diabetes research and find treatments and cures for the epidemic that affects more than 9 percent of the American population.

The FOE DRC is supported by a $25 million gift from the Fraternal Order of Eagles, a leading international community service organization, which was raised by more than 800,000 members across North America.

“The Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center is one of the most visionary projects I’ve ever encountered,” said UI President Sally Mason. “Housed in our new Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building, where cutting-edge, breakthrough research will take place, the FOE DRC is poised to be on the forefront of diabetes research and to make significant advances in diabetes research in the next decade.”

The significant ray of hope for the millions suffering from the global pandemic of diabetes is coming from America’s heartland. Over the last two years, a dream team of diverse and talented scientists has been assembled at the University of Iowa’s Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center in collaboration to find new keys to preventing and curing this devastating disease.

E. Dale Abel, MBBS, DPhil (MD, PhD) and FOE DRC Director, believes the institution is uniquely positioned to make significant advances within the next decade. “The fact that we have tremendous resources that came about because of the support of the Fraternal Order of Eagles has created the opportunity for our scientists to be as creative as possible,” explains Dr. Abel. “We are able to invest our time and efforts in important
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2014 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine news :

1. Liberty University Dedicates Its New Center for Medical and Health Sciences
2. Drake University’s Phi Gamma Delta (FIJI) and Colleen’s Dream Foundation Donate $10,000 to the University of Iowa’s Holden Cancer Center to Fight Ovarian Cancer
3. Plymouth University chooses Brain Tumour Research as official charity
4. Oaksterdam University to Host Four-Day Educational Marijuana Horticultural Seminar Aug 23-26; Training Fills Information Gap for Medical Marijuana Caregivers and Patients
5. LIVESTRONG Launches the LIVESTRONG Cancer Institutes of The Dell Medical School at The University of Texas
6. Liberty University President Jerry Falwell and wife Becki take on ice bucket challenge, call out freshman class with fire hose
7. Adults with autism at higher risk of sexual victimization: York University study
8. “Extreme Weight Loss”: Kenny's and Christy’s journeys begin at the University of Colorado Anschutz Health and Wellness Center
9. Oaksterdam University to Host “Grow Medicine” Marijuana Training Featuring Rhode Island Native, Medical Marijuana Expert and Activist Todd McCormick on August 15 to 17
10. Frontier Nursing University Receives $578,970 in Continuation Funding from Health Resources and Services Administration
11. Lauren Sciences LLC research team at Ben-Gurion University awarded grant from The ALS Association to develop V-Smart™ Therapeutic for ALS
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/21/2014)... 2014 Serious Buyer, Andrew Hawley from ... Morrison and the Doors International Ballroom at the Hilton ... be the only time that Morrison's mother would see ... 25, 1967. According to Hawley, “This would be the ... the Alexandria Roller Rink earlier that year and would ...
(Date:12/21/2014)... Tiburon, CA (PRWEB) December 21, 2014 ... and resolved performance issues in hundreds of emergency departments ... patient satisfaction. Its findings have been translated into an ... hospital leaders to correct deficiencies and enhance the patient ... of outsourced emergency physician staffing and management services for ...
(Date:12/21/2014)... December 21, 2014 Theme ... a new intro plugin for Final Cut Pro X ... videos, logos, and more with absolute ease.” Said Christiana ... users the tools needed to easily animate their media ... Cut Pro X users to animate pictures, videos, logos, ...
(Date:12/21/2014)... CannabisClassifieds.com celebrates marijuana’s new legal place at the table with ... the site has provided its faithful users with everything it ... It uniquely combines the benefits of platforms like Craigslist, Ebay ... masses. Assuring the potent herb’s followers it’s well on ... , Shane Chattin, Owner of Cannabis Classifieds said ...
(Date:12/21/2014)... (PRWEB) December 21, 2014 Concept Plus, LLC. ... engineering firm headquartered in Fairfax, VA., today announced it ... its Fast 50 list, which ranks the fastest growing government ... from 2009 to 2013. , This is the first year ... it ranked # 20 with a 95.92% compound annual growth ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:NES Health Launches Stipend Program for Emergency Physicians in Training to Financially Assist Emergency Department Doctors While They Learn 2Health News:Announcing a new plugin for Final Cut Pro X ProMotion from Pixel Film Studios. 2Health News:CannabisClassifieds.com Maintains its “Craigslist for Cannabis” Standing with Website Re-launch 2Health News:Concept Plus, LLC. Named One of Washington Technology’s Fast 50 2
... SugarCRM ... implementation partner providing best-practice implementation services and solutions for new and current adopters ... player in producing advanced sales and marketing automation solutions based on the SugarCRM platform. ... Chicago, ...
... ... fuzzy matching solution that matches hundreds of millions of records redefines scalability, price/performance benchmarks ... ... in the area of data quality solutions, are pleased to announce the price/performance benchmark ...
... ... Located in the heart of downtown Coral Gables ... elderly, and recovery patients for over a decade. Their experts ... From electric wheelchairs( http://www.medicalequipmentsolutions.com/rentals.html ) to hospital beds and oxygen ...
... ... integrative medical and dental center, and specialists in the field of integrative medicine, announced today ... ... Integrated Health Associates (NIHA) announced today that in order to better meet the needs of ...
... Dental Wealth ... ... -- Bold Ventures, a diversified holding company created by former Geniant founders David Lancashire ... dental industry. The company, Dental Wealth Partners, will offer an integrated suite of business services ...
... People who also have high blood pressure are at ... 10 (HealthDay News) -- People who have fluctuating blood ... increased risk for cerebrovascular disease, new research shows. , ... affect the brain,s blood vessels, is associated with disability ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:ApexTwo and SugarCRM Announce New Implementation Partnership 2Health News:Infosolve Technologies Demonstrates OpenDQ's Massively Scalable Fuzzy Matching Capabilities on a Cloud Platform 2Health News:Infosolve Technologies Demonstrates OpenDQ's Massively Scalable Fuzzy Matching Capabilities on a Cloud Platform 3Health News:Miami's Medical Equipment Solutions Now Offers Electric Power Wheelchair 2Health News:Miami's Medical Equipment Solutions Now Offers Electric Power Wheelchair 3Health News:Miami's Medical Equipment Solutions Now Offers Electric Power Wheelchair 4Health News:Miami's Medical Equipment Solutions Now Offers Electric Power Wheelchair 5Health News:Holistic Primary Care now Available at National Integrated Health Associates in Washington D.C. 2Health News:Holistic Primary Care now Available at National Integrated Health Associates in Washington D.C. 3Health News:Bold Ventures Launches New Healthcare Business 2Health News:Bold Ventures Launches New Healthcare Business 3Health News:Bold Ventures Launches New Healthcare Business 4Health News:Fluctuating Blood Pressure Ups Stroke Risk 2
(Date:12/19/2014)... CHAPEL HILL, N.C. , Dec. 19, 2014 ... how to optimize a product,s web presence to ... critical. Brand websites, in particular, must meet the ... in regulations and culture. According ... LLC, more than half of the participating companies ...
(Date:12/19/2014)...  Monarch America Inc. (OTCQB: CANK) ("Monarch America" or ... provide this review of the Company,s recent achievements and ... "Over this past year, we achieved many of our ... to say that Monarch America is in a stronger ... been," stated Eric Hagen , CEO of Monarch ...
(Date:12/19/2014)... , December 18, 2014 ... software application/module that is used to store, manipulate, ... RIS comprises a patient tracking and scheduling system, ... integration of RIS with HIS and other databases ... patient registration and patient scheduling, patient list management, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Building a Best-in-Class Pharma Global Brand Website 2Monarch America Inc. CEO Reviews Recent Achievements and Provides Outlook for 2015 2Monarch America Inc. CEO Reviews Recent Achievements and Provides Outlook for 2015 3The Global Radiology Information Systems Market is Expected to Grow at a CAGR of 7.5% from 2014 to 2019 2The Global Radiology Information Systems Market is Expected to Grow at a CAGR of 7.5% from 2014 to 2019 3
... 2 MedAvante, Inc., the leader in centralized evaluation of central nervous ... Service for trials assessing Alzheimer,s Disease. Its CQC Services are already in use ... in the United States , Europe , Asia , ... , , ...
... HARBIN, China , June 2 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ ... a,developer, manufacturer and distributor of botanical products,bio-pharmaceuticals and traditional Chinese ... a conference call at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time ... for the second quarter of its,fiscal year 2010, ended ...
Cached Medicine Technology:MedAvante Launches Service to Boost Reliability of Assessments to Reduce Risk of Failed Alzheimer's Disease Trials 2MedAvante Launches Service to Boost Reliability of Assessments to Reduce Risk of Failed Alzheimer's Disease Trials 3Renhuang Schedules Conference Call to Discuss FY 2010 Second Quarter Results 2Renhuang Schedules Conference Call to Discuss FY 2010 Second Quarter Results 3
The ReSeeVit Slit Lamp System is an easy-to-use digital video imaging system that captures anterior segment and retinal images for documentation, diagnosis and patient education. The package includes...
... slit lamp is a ... that is designed with ... and has standard 10X ... design provides increased optical ...
... is designed to for use with digital ... offers the popular horizontal style light source. ... family of slit lamps that offers the ... clear, crisp digital images in the most ...
... The first slit lamp truly designed ... for digital video imaging. No other slit ... features of this exceptional product. The ReSeeVit ... product on the market to allow capture ...
Medicine Products: