Navigation Links
Cochlear™ Americas Brings Total Scholarships Awarded to $320,000, Adds New Program
Date:2/15/2012

CENTENNIAL, Colo., Feb. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- For the tenth year in a row, Cochlear Americas, the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, has announced winners of its prestigious Cochlear™ Graeme Clark Scholarship Award as well as a new award, the Anders Tjellstrom Baha® Scholarship. Since 2002, Cochlear Americas has awarded more than $320,000 in scholarships to 50 college students, including the $80,000 awarded this year.

Five students were presented the Graeme Clark Scholarship, which provides $8,000 in college financial assistance to Nucleus® Cochlear Implant recipients around the world. The Graeme Clark Scholarship is named after the inventor and pioneer of the cochlear implant and the scholarship honors implant recipients who are academically gifted and committed to leadership and humanity. Each of the students selected will receive $2,000 per year for up to four years at an accredited college or university.

Cochlear Americas also made its first awards of the Anders Tjellstrom Baha Scholarship, which is open to recipients of Baha® Implants. Three students were awarded the $8,000 scholarships, named after Anders Tjellstrom, M.D., Ph.D, a research physician at the Department of Otolaryngology at the Sahlgrenska University Hospital in Sweden.  In 1972 Dr. Tjellstrom collaborated with Per-Ingvar Branemark, a pioneer in his field, to treat the first patient with a Baha device. Forty years later, Dr. Tjellstrom continues his groundbreaking work that restores hearing to people around the world. The scholarship recognizes students who have proven academic achievement and a commitment to the Cochlear ideals of leadership and humanity.

"It is our great honor to support these inspirational students who have overcome challenges and shown hard work and determination while benefiting from the use of Nucleus Cochlear Implant and Baha technology," said Chris Smith, President, Cochlear Americas.  "This year'
'/>"/>

SOURCE Cochlear Americas
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. Pres. Clinton Announces Commitment From Inter-American Development Bank, Global Network for Neglected Tropical Diseases, and Pan American Health Organization to Mobilize $30 Million to Fight NTDs in the Americas at CGI Conference
2. Accuray Announces Regionalized Management Strategy for Americas
3. Cochlear Americas Honors Achievements of Cochlear Implant Recipients during Mays Better Hearing & Speech Month
4. Astellas Mobilizes 1,300+ Employees in the Americas to Participate in First Annual Changing Tomorrow Day
5. Cochlear Americas Announces 2011 Graeme Clark Scholarship Winners
6. Reportlinker Adds Butadiene Market In Americas To 2020 - Recovery In End Use Markets Providing Positive Demand Growth In The Region
7. Gumz to Retire as President and CEO of Olympus Corporation of the Americas
8. Generic Drugs: The Global Market: Focus on the Americas
9. Approximately One-Third of MS Patients Experiencing Relapses Do Not Adequately Respond to Traditional Corticosteroid Therapy, According to New Data Presented at the 5th Joint Congress of the European and Americas Committees for Treatment and Researc
10. Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs) in the Americas Market to 2016 - Growth in Biotechnology and Generic Segments and the Pharmaceutical Patent Cliff will Shape the Landscape
11. Medical Devices - Americas
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/19/2014)... Research and Markets has announced the addition of ... by Application & by Region- Global Trends & Forecasts to ... demand for membranes is estimated to increase at a CAGR ... Membrane technology was first commercialized in the 1960s ... kidney dialysis. In modern times, membranes find extensive application in ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... Aug. 19, 2014  Stryker Corporation,s Orthopaedics Division, the Official ... is bringing its message of joint health to golf fans ... this week at The Barclays.  The company,s fan destination ... Spectator Village near the 17 th fairway at the ... on Thursday, August 21 st .    At ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... ST. LOUIS , Aug. 19, 2014  Sequence, Inc., ... solutions for pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device manufacturers is opening ... St. Louis , as a result of ... The new location, which opened this month, allows Sequence to ... Establishing a St. Louis office ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Global Membranes (MF, RO, UF, Gas Separation, Dialysis, NF) Market - Forecasts to 2019 2Stryker, The Official Joint Replacement Products Of The PGA TOUR, Welcomes Golf Fans To Its Home State Of New Jersey For The Barclays 2Stryker, The Official Joint Replacement Products Of The PGA TOUR, Welcomes Golf Fans To Its Home State Of New Jersey For The Barclays 3Stryker, The Official Joint Replacement Products Of The PGA TOUR, Welcomes Golf Fans To Its Home State Of New Jersey For The Barclays 4Stryker, The Official Joint Replacement Products Of The PGA TOUR, Welcomes Golf Fans To Its Home State Of New Jersey For The Barclays 5Quality and Compliance Solutions Provider Announces Opening of St. Louis, Missouri Office 2
... 2012 Today the Senate passed S. 3187, its ... legislation including important provisions to mitigate drug shortages, most ... is the world,s largest professional society concerned with the ... 14,000 members who specialize in blood cancers such as ...
... Inc. asks Americans to pause this May 28 to remember ... of the countless brave men and women who have given ... As a veteran-owned company that has built its legacy providing ... world, Wiley X is keenly aware of the sacrifices our ...
Cached Medicine Technology:American Society of Hematology Statement on Senate Passage of Prescription Drug User Fee Act (PDUFA) 2Veteran-Owned Wiley X,® Inc. Recognizes America's Heroes 2
(Date:8/20/2014)... Va. (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 Riverside ... William Dameron , who joined its Warsaw Medical Arts ... physician specialized in Family Medicine, is accepting new patients. ... School of Medicine, completed his residency at the Mountain ... back to Virginia. , “I really like the rural ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... The elegant bamboo floorings from BambooIndustry.com ... houses in an environmentally conscious way with the company’s ... and have an aluminum oxide finish to help resist ... high-traffic areas. , Recently, the company has released its ... . These fresh items are specially made for global ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... 20, 2014 Midtown Dentistry in Houston, Texas, ... office. All patients with cavities, or with old fillings ... fillings that can safely repair and restore teeth. , From ... latest materials, all of which are completely amalgam free. Even ... use by the FDA for adults and children over the ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... 20, 2014 What gives skin an edge ... soften skin, replenish and nourish it while lightly exfoliating? ... "Client after client raves about how their skin feels and ... of Sublime Beauty®. "The ingredients are very rich and ... Simply smooth it over cleansed skin of the face and ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... this week,s JAMA highlights the importance of ... how to treat patients. Written by Robert Vinci, MD, ... of pediatrics at Boston University School of Medicine and ... editorial examines results of a study published in the ... how doctors can often over-emphasize certain types of data. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Riverside Warsaw Medical Arts’ Dr. William Dameron Accepting New Patients 2Health News:BambooIndustry.com Announces Up To 30% Discount On Its New Click Strand Woven Bamboo Floorings 2Health News:Midtown Dentistry Announces It Is Now an Amalgam-Free Office 2Health News:That "Something Special" to Improve Skin Takes Only 10 Minutes Per Week; on Sale at Sublime Beauty® 2Health News:Review of clinical treatment of bronchiolitis in infants reveals over-reliance on one test 2
... patients forced to wait more than eight hours for treatment ... when the hospital was not overcrowded. //Peter Sprivulis, associate professor ... that overcrowding is very common in large tertiary hospitals in ... year waiting to be treated in or admitted to public ...
... emerged during a routine follow-up of a TB case in Aberdeen. ... a mosque. But the heath officials are reassuring the public, not ... are trying to make contact with all those who attended Friday ... outbreak. ,But the doctors say that the six patients ...
... have revealed an increasing number of cases involving trafficking ... prostitution.// ,In most cases, the women were being ... led into the prostitution circuit. The women involved in ... Lithuanian, South Asian and Southeast Asian origin., ,In ...
... A 29-year-old HIV-positive woman in Assam is all set ... Congress party candidate for next month's assembly elections.// ... from the Barhampur assembly constituency in eastern Assam's Nagaon ... Assam chief minister Prafulla Kumar Mahanta is the sitting ...
... of Maharastra Doctors. The healthcare services continues to crumble ... The government today took a firm stand and has ... ,Currently with this decision over 350 doctors have ... from 15 government-managed hospitals have stayed away from work ...
... in chicken prices and public awareness campaigns have not ... A large number of people are still refraining from ... well-cooked poultry products are safe for human consumption. ... chicken and eggs consumption across the country. The farmers, ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Australia In Search Of A Better Way to Handle Critically Ill Patients and Balance Elective Surgery 2Health News:Trafficking of Women from Asia and East Europe For Flesh Trade 2Health News:HIV-Positive Woman To Be Congress Candidate In Assam 2Health News:More Doctors Suspended As Strike Enters Seventh Day 2Health News:Poultry Industry In India Suffers A Set Back 2
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
Medicine Products: