Navigation Links
Event for Coverage Wednesday, May 11, 2011: Join Life Technologies' Carlsbad-Based Employees for its Eighth Annual Global Volunteer Day
Date:5/10/2011

SAN DIEGO, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Who:More than 3,800 Life Technologies employees in 26 countries around the world will volunteer four hours of company paid time today to support the communities in which they live and work.We invite you to join us on-site to interview employees about what giving back to the community means to them, and to roll up your sleeves and pitch in if you'd like! When:Wednesday, May 11, 2011, 9 AM to 1 PMWhere: Discovery Park, across from Life Technologies' Corporate office on the Corner of Faraday and Van Allen Way, Carlsbad, 92008What:

  • Decorating and stuffing bags with fresh produce to be donated to children in need through Feeding America


  • Building bikes to be donated to the Boys and Girls Club of Carlsbad


  • Hands-on science experiments, facility tour, career talk and resume building class with over 150 local high school studentsHow Life Technologies Makes a DifferenceLife Technologies makes a difference for scientists and for our communities at more than 48 sites around the world.  Some specific activities our 11,000 employees have accomplished to make the world a bit better include:

  • Contributing nearly 16,000 work-hours to support their communities for Global Volunteer Day 2010
  • In addition to Global Volunteer Day, Life Technologies offers year-round volunteer opportunities through the Giving Back at Life Program.  Through Giving Back at Life, Life Technologies employees donated over 37,000 volunteer hours in 2010

  • (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110216/MM49339LOGO)

    For further information, please contact Patty Zamora at 760-476-7808 or patty.zamora@lifetech.com


    '/>"/>
    SOURCE Life Technologies Corporation
    Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
    All rights reserved

    Page: 1

    Related medicine technology :

    1. First Osteoporosis Study in Hip Fracture Patients Finds Once-Yearly Reclast(R) Prevents Additional Fractures and Improves Survival
    2. Replidynes Investigational Antibacterial Agent REP3123 Prevents Sporulation in Clostridium difficile
    3. Replidynes Investigational Antibacterial Agent REP3123 Prevents Toxin Production in Clostridium difficile
    4. Cepheid Announces Termination of Contract With the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to Develop Rapid Point of Care Test for Avian Influenza
    5. Influenza is Leading Cause of Vaccine-Preventable Deaths for Kids; Despite CDC Recommendations, Moms Still Dont Vaccinate
    6. U.S. Preventive Medicine Acquires Specialty Disease Management
    7. For Most, Good Oral Care Does More Than Antibiotics to Prevent Dental-Related Heart Problems, Reports the Harvard Heart Letter
    8. deCODE Launches Phase II Clinical Testing of DG051 for the Prevention of Heart Attack
    9. Abbotts XIENCE(TM) V Everolimus Eluting Coronary Stent Shows Continued Superiority to TAXUS Stent in Reducing Major Adverse Cardiac Events in SPIRIT III Clinical Trial
    10. Inhaled Steriods Used as Preventive Treatment Post 9/11
    11. Mayo Clinic Study Shows Drug Could Effectively Treat, Prevent the Spread of Breast Cancer
    Post Your Comments:
    *Name:
    *Comment:
    *Email:
    (Date:6/23/2016)... 2016 Research and Markets has ... by Type (Organic Chemical (Sugar, Petrochemical, Glycerin), Inorganic Chemical), ... Parenteral) - Global Forecast to 2021" report to ... The global pharmaceutical excipients market is projected to reach ... 6.1% in the forecast period 2016 to 2021. ...
    (Date:6/23/2016)... 2016 Capricor Therapeutics, Inc. ... biotechnology company focused on the discovery, development and ... enrollment in its ongoing randomized HOPE-Duchenne clinical trial ... of its 24-patient target. Capricor expects the trial ... of 2016, and to report top line data ...
    (Date:6/23/2016)... INDIANAPOLIS , June 23, 2016 If ... Leaders Scholarship is any indication, the future is in ... at www.diabetesscholars.org by the Diabetes Scholars Foundation ... the way of academic and community service excellence. ... since 2012, and continues to advocate for people with ...
    Breaking Medicine Technology:
    (Date:6/24/2016)... ... ... was in a crisis. Her son James, eight, was out of control. Prone to extreme ... “When something upset him, he couldn’t control his emotions,” remembers Marcy. “If there was ... other children and say he was going to kill them. If we were driving ...
    (Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Dr. Amanda Cheng, an ... Dr. Cheng has extensive experience with all areas of orthodontics, including robotic Suresmile ... orthodontics. , Micro-osteoperforation is a revolutionary adjunct to orthodontic treatment. It can ...
    (Date:6/24/2016)... ... 2016 , ... People across the U.S. are sharpening their pencils and honing ... contest in which patients and their families pay tribute to a genetic counselor by ... Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) Annual Education Conference (AEC) this September. , In ...
    (Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Puradigm® ... Group (TGIG), has initiated cultivation and processing operations at its production facility, and ... Nevada. , Puradigm is the manufacturer of a complete system of proactive air ...
    (Date:6/24/2016)... , ... June 24, 2016 , ... Venture Construction ... Classic Tournament held on June 20th at the Woodmont Country Club at 1201 ... Wings, an organization dedicated to helping service members that have been wounded in battle ...
    Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):