Navigation Links
Unprecedented 8th Year Start Up of National Direct AmeriCorps Program Access to Care Through Service (ACTS) Parent, Lead Organization The Philadelphia AIDS Consortium and World Health Care Infrastructures
Date:9/30/2008

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by The Philadelphia AIDS Consortium:

WHO: Parent Organization: The Philadelphia AIDS Consortium in partnership with its network of eleven (11) community-based organization sites located throughout the tri-state area.

WHAT: Swearing-in of 30 AmeriCorps ACTS members working throughout New Jersey, Delaware & PA

WHEN: Tomorrow, September 30th, 2008: 9 a.m. until Noon; Media Focused Event 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

WHERE: City Hall, Mayor's Reception Room 202

The Philadelphia AIDS Consortium and World Health Care Infrastructures is launching its 8 year of only one of two national direct AmeriCorps programs with focus on targeting those infected and affected by HIV/AIDS to work in direct community service to their communities.

Access To Care through Service (ACTS) is a proven empowerment program for those most underrepresented and disenfranchised citizens particularly among women and children in communities of color.

ACTS has 49 members of which 30 will be inducted tomorrow. The eleven (11) community base sites include: ASIAC, Congreso de Latinos, MANNA, Philadelphia Fight, Turning The Tide, Beautiful Gate Outreach in Delaware, Community Food Bank of Southern New Jersey, Community Baptist Church, Positive Effects and Intercultural Family Services. TPAC/WHCI parent organization is proud to welcome such a dedicate group of faith base, health and social service providers.

Mr. Yoshiaki Yamasaki, Program Director said, "It is indeed a great honor and privilege to embrace a new family of ACTS community service volunteers. For the past seven (7) years over 343 ACTS members have served directly in those communities most heavily impacted with HIV/AIDS to educate, prevent and help gain access to those infected by this virus."

President of the Board of Directors, Mr. Luciano Orsini, emphasized the unique nature of ACTS as a prototype of ta
'/>"/>

SOURCE The Philadelphia AIDS Consortium
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine technology :

1. Avastin(R) Shows Unprecedented Benefits in Colorectal Cancer Patients, Irrespective of K-Ras Gene Mutation
2. GlaxoSmithKline Receives New HHS Order for H5N1 Bulk Antigen. First North American Clinical Trials with GSKs Candidate Pre-pandemic Flu Vaccine to Start.
3. New Company Starts, Bridging the Development Gap in the Discovery of Cancer Drugs
4. Genzyme and Bayer Schering Pharma AG, Germany Announce Start of Phase 3 Program with Alemtuzumab for Treatment of Multiple Sclerosis
5. InterMune Announces Start of Phase 1b Trial of ITMN-191
6. Elekta Announces Clinical Start-Up of New Leksell Gamma Knife(R) Perfexion(TM) at UPMC
7. GlaxoSmithKline and Theravance Announce Start of Large Phase 2B ICS and LABA Studies for Asthma in the Horizon Program
8. Pharmion and MethylGene Start Phase 2 Combination Clinical Trial With MGCD0103 and Vidaza(R) in Patients With Relapsed or Refractory Hodgkin Lymphoma or Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
9. Michael J. Fox Foundation Awards Up to $3 Million to Industry Teams to Jumpstart Promising PD Drug Development
10. VIDEO: Femara(R) helps protect against return of breast cancer even when treatment starts several years after completing tamoxifen therapy
11. Diamyd(R) Diabetes Vaccine Receives Approval to Start Phase III Trials in Europe
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/18/2014)... 19, 2014 ... ) has announced the addition of the ... report to their offering.      ... study of chromosomes using molecular biology to ... and chromosomes. It plays a crucial role ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... September 18, 2014 ... ) has announced the addition of the  ...  report to their offering.       ... worldwide markets for Sugar Alcohols in Million ... & Confectionery, Pharmaceuticals, Cosmetics, Oral-Care Products, and ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... , Sept. 18, 2014   MacPractice,s MacPractice ... Edition Complete EHR certification, which designates that the software ... Stage 1 and Stage 2 Meaningful Use measures required ... Reinvestment Act (ARRA).  MacPractice MD MU version 5.0 was ... , an Office of the National Coordinator-Authorized Certification Body ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Global Molecular Cytogenetics Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are Abbott, Affymetrix, Agilent Technologies, F. Hoffmann-La Roche, Illumina and PerkinElmer 2Global Molecular Cytogenetics Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are Abbott, Affymetrix, Agilent Technologies, F. Hoffmann-La Roche, Illumina and PerkinElmer 3Sugar Alcohols - Global Strategic Business Report 201 2Sugar Alcohols - Global Strategic Business Report 201 3MacPractice MD MU Achieves ONC HIT 2014 Edition Complete EHR Certification from ICSA Labs 2MacPractice MD MU Achieves ONC HIT 2014 Edition Complete EHR Certification from ICSA Labs 3MacPractice MD MU Achieves ONC HIT 2014 Edition Complete EHR Certification from ICSA Labs 4MacPractice MD MU Achieves ONC HIT 2014 Edition Complete EHR Certification from ICSA Labs 5
... 2, 2011 Doctors should consider using catheterization as ... in diagnosing children with heart defects, according to a ... (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100222/AHSALOGO ) A catheter is ... and used in procedures such as angiography, in which ...
... Lpath, Inc. (OTCBB: LPTN), the category leader ... President and CEO, will present at RetailInvestorConferences.com.DATE: ... EDTLINK: , www.retailinvestorconferences.com >Click the red "register/ ... interactive online event where investors are invited to ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Catheterization Recommended for Treating Pediatric Heart Conditions 2Catheterization Recommended for Treating Pediatric Heart Conditions 3Lpath, Inc. CEO to Present Live, Online at RetailInvestorConferences.com on May 5th 2Lpath, Inc. CEO to Present Live, Online at RetailInvestorConferences.com on May 5th 3
(Date:9/19/2014)... Getting together with friends is a big part ... understands the desire to look graceful without spending a large ... new range of fashionable prom dresses. Apart from this, it ... throughout the world. Now, all the global consumers can enjoy ... on its website. , The company’s chief executive officer ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... When Mary Ann Thompson and Mathieu Nikel decided ... in Bali, Indonesia with their son, Isaac, said there was only ... at Mercy College in 2001 when Thompson was an undergraduate student ... graduate student at the time, was French and so she asked ... to the United States when she was 7 years old. ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... cancer experts around the world have issued a plea ... carry out high quality research and clinical trials for ... fatal and for which there are many unanswered questions. ... management of advanced breast cancer, published simultaneously in the ... Annals of Oncology [1] today (Friday), the experts ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... A jacket is a hip- or ... has sleeves, and fastens in the front or slightly ... and less insulating than a coat, which is outerwear. ... clothing. Today, Fecbek, a well-known clothing manufacturer and retailer, ... jackets; all these items are offered at extremely low ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter ... sign that the Ebola outbreak in West Africa is starting to ... more than 700 new cases of the deadly viral infection were ... of cases to more than 5,300, with roughly half of those ... reported. The number of deaths now tops 2,600. WHO has ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:With New Semester Under Way, LunaDress Unveils The Most Fashionable Prom Dresses 2Health News:For The First Time in Over a Decade Mercy College Alumni Marry at College 2Health News:Experts issue plea for better research and education for advanced breast cancer 2Health News:Experts issue plea for better research and education for advanced breast cancer 3Health News:Experts issue plea for better research and education for advanced breast cancer 4Health News:Experts issue plea for better research and education for advanced breast cancer 5Health News:Cool Jackets Are For Sale At Fecbek.com 2Health News:New Ebola Cases Top 700 in Just One Week, Officials Report 2Health News:New Ebola Cases Top 700 in Just One Week, Officials Report 3
... DARIEN, Ill., Nov. 19 Medical doctors take the,oath of "Primum ... no harm." , While no ... medical professionals can make mistakes -- mistakes that,should never happen. Yet ... "Never Events." Insure.com examines these in a new,report. , ...
... Pain, researchers examine a non-surgical therapy to treat adhesion and ... ... 19, 2008 -- Endometriosis is a painful and debilitating condition for ... life. While the cause of endometriosis is unknown, some pioneering studies ...
... solutions for small and medium-sized businesses, USA-ONE, announces exciting new innovations ... ... (PRWEB) November 19, 2008 -- USA-ONE Interactive ( www.usa-one.com ), one ... small and medium-sized businesses, announces exciting new innovations in its Docuvation ...
... students shows that there is a link between student binge drinking games ... ... Linwood Group research reveals that for students playing drinking games the stakes ... student, who died in 2006 after drinking half a litre of vodka ...
... American Lung Association Urges States to End the Tobacco Settlement ... , WASHINGTON, Nov. 19 ... anniversary of the signing of the largest civil settlement in ... a court settlement between 46 states and the major tobacco ...
... , WASHINGTON, Nov. 17 Nancy ... Sanford A. Miller are the recipients of the 2009 Food and ... today. , , Since 1993, FDLI ... law: government, industry, law firms and consulting. The awards are based ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Insure.com Examines Major Medical Mistakes Called 'Never Events' 2Health News:Alternative Therapy for Adhesion and Endometriosis Pain Examined in New Book 'Miracle Moms, Better Sex, Less Pain' 2Health News:Alternative Therapy for Adhesion and Endometriosis Pain Examined in New Book 'Miracle Moms, Better Sex, Less Pain' 3Health News:USA-ONE Interactive Announces Document Management Solutions That Meet the Needs of Individual Industries 2Health News:USA-ONE Interactive Announces Document Management Solutions That Meet the Needs of Individual Industries 3Health News:USA-ONE Interactive Announces Document Management Solutions That Meet the Needs of Individual Industries 4Health News:Problems with Drinking - College Drinking Games can be the Start of Lifelong Addiction Reveals Linwood Group 2Health News:Problems with Drinking - College Drinking Games can be the Start of Lifelong Addiction Reveals Linwood Group 3Health News:November 23 Marks Tenth Anniversary of the Largest Civil Settlement in U.S. History 2Health News:November 23 Marks Tenth Anniversary of the Largest Civil Settlement in U.S. History 3Health News:FDLI Names 2009 Distinguished Service and Leadership Award Recipients 2Health News:FDLI Names 2009 Distinguished Service and Leadership Award Recipients 3Health News:FDLI Names 2009 Distinguished Service and Leadership Award Recipients 4
Baby Weitlaner retractor, blunt, 4"....
Bruns (Volkmann) bone curette, with Novotex plastic handle (autoclavable in autoclave up to 143C by 3 bar), 9, oval....
15" overall length, 5" handle....
15" overall length, 9" handle....
Medicine Products: