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Sparta Systems' TrackWise(R) Solution Delivers Workforce Training and Learning Initiatives for Cangene Corporation

... Quality Management software to deliver its learning and training initiatives across its manufacturing ... innovate in the industry. Employee training and learning has become far more than a routine aspect of ... needs to support employees' self-directed learning initiatives, cross-training and career path ...

Brain research shows past experience is invaluable for complex decision making

... or confusing information. They show that learning from experience actually changes the circuitry in ... of Birmingham, said: "What we have found is that learning from past experience actually rewires our brains ... on a medical scan. "We have shown that this learning process is not just a matter ...

New Website Connects Physicians to Solve Challenging Cases and Share Experiences

... Website on Cardiovascular Disease for Worldwide learning and Collaboration LAS VEGAS, May 6 ... time and have immediate access to a variety of learning options. In addition to slide decks on ... sharing of experience is precisely the type of learning we hope to foster on the Cardiovascular Forum," ...

DecisionQ Partners With Thomas Jefferson University to Reveal Insights for Cancer Therapy

... , a leader in predictive analytics and machine learning to uncover life-saving answers hidden in the ... of decision analysis, statistics and machine learning have developed the technology and approach that ... "Applying advances in analytics via machine learning will assist scientists in taking what is known ...

Managing Conflict of Interest Disclosures Simplified for Healthcare Organizations

... product line of online multimedia courseware and learning Management Systems designed for healthcare ... compliance and competency training courseware and learning systems to hospitals, health plans, teaching ... Care, among many others. The HCCS Healthcare learning Platform(HLP) is a healthcare ...

Fina Technologies Names Spotfire Founder Christopher Ahlberg to Board of Directors

... to leverage Gene Network Sciences' REFS(TM) model learning and simulation platform, which has been used in ... (GNS) focused on applying the REFS(TM) model learning and simulation platform and other ... technology combined with cutting edge machine learning techniques to create quantitative trading ...

Misys Improves Efficiency and Performance at International Bank of Qatar

... 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Misys learning Suite Adoption Facilitates Best-Of-Breed Training ... of Qatar (IBQ) will be implementing the Misys learning Suite to train its expanding workforce as part of ... Misys Equation, has elected to leverage the learning suite to enable all users to make the most of the ...

African Ancestry, Educators, Identity Experts Launch DNA Education Project during Historic Black History Month; 7th Graders Score High on Ultimate Self Test

... the pilot program employs interdisciplinary learning modules such as ancestry DNA tracing, life ... science increases students' interest, learning and achievement motivation. Psychological ... creates a unique opportunity for an authentic learning experience to promote their science interest, ...

Netsmart University Announces Partner Referral Agreement With New York Association of Alcohol and Substance Abuse Providers

... the company's comprehensive education, online learning and learning management solution. ASAP is a ... Netsmart University's full-featured learning management system enables organizations to create ...

DynaVox Releases Software Version 1.05 for DynaVox V and Vmax

... speak due to the effects of speech, language and learning disabilities, ease device setup and use, and ... individuals with significant speech, language and learning disabilities, announced the release of software ... challenged by significant speech, language and learning disabilities caused by conditions such as ...

Brain and Hearing Pioneer, Michael Merzenich, Ph.D. to Speak at Case Western Reserve University

... University. "It is through this applied learning that Dr. Merzenich has been able to work with not ... also autistic children and others with cognitive learning disabilities." "Through the use of our mind, we ... begin to better understand how to help those with learning challenges and develop therapies that will enable ...

Ziehm Imaging Extends its Training Offer

... In special on-site courses, the so-called Mobile learning Labs, doctors and clinic personnel receive ... implementation of mobile C-arms. The first Mobile learning Lab took place at the end of 2007 in Texas in ... Since then, the 589 participants of the learning Labs have been educated at different facilities. ...

Tiny refrigerator taking shape to cool future computers

... Engineering. The Purdue research focuses on learning how to design miniature components called ... you get more volume pumped," Groll said. learning how to manufacture the devices at low cost is ... Another portion of the research focuses on learning precisely how refrigerant boils and turns into a ...

LI-COR(R) Biosciences and Tiger Woods Learning Center Collaborate to Develop High School Curriculum in Genetics

... 5-12, LI-COR Biosciences and the Tiger Woods learning Center (TWLC) are collaborating to pilot a novel ... designed to provide both an authentic hands-on learning experience. Fifth grade students participate in ... http://www.licor.com . About the Tiger Woods learning Center The 14-acre, $25 million educational ...

Albert Einstein College of Medicine Receives $25-Million Gift to Support Stem Cell and Epigenomic Research and Clinical Skills Training

... life-long interest in helping people with learning disabilities. Prior to joining the Einstein ... a program for children with dyslexia and other learning disabilities. She went on to serve as ... of the Fisher Landau Center for the Treatment of learning Disabilities, a new division of CERC that was ...

Chassapis and team awarded $3 million GK-12 grant from NSF for multiscale research

... graduate education certificate on Teaching and learning in STEM Disciplines, this program will further ... education certificate program Teaching and learning in STEM Disciplines as a supplement to ... that enables students to apply their science learning to real-world engineering problems. The pairing ...

Anavex advances drug candidate for treatment of Alzheimer's disease

... compound dose prevented amyloid-beta-induced learning in the spontaneous alternation and passive ... ANAVEX 1-41 has been previously shown to reverse learning deficits in mice that were induced by the drugs ... release and response, as well as memory and learning processes, demonstrating potential ...

MIT: Leveraging learning for artificial respiration

... they applied different forms of nonassociative learning to adapt to the rhythm imposed by the respirator. ... paralysis. We have intrinsic nonassociative learning capabilities, called habituation and ... mechanical ventilation. He also found that this learning capability enabled mice to adapt to an artificial ...

MIT: Leveraging learning for artificial respiration

... they applied different forms of nonassociative learning to adapt to the rhythm imposed by the respirator. ... paralysis. We have intrinsic nonassociative learning capabilities, called habituation and ... mechanical ventilation. He also found that this learning capability enabled mice to adapt to an artificial ...

EPA Refuge Determination Positive for the Environment

... online education center for growers, the Insect Resistance Management learning Center. The learning tool was developed in partnership with the Agricultural Biotechnology ...

A-WIT Technologies Releases World's First Low Cost C Stamp(TM) Based Biotechnology Laboratory in a Box

... sound examples developed by college professors make sure that learning Biotechnology with these kits is a powerful and enjoyable experience. ... innovative engineering education solutions that add value to students learning experiences and teachers. To date, A-WIT offers over 200 products in more ...

Industry Professionals Get Schooled in Real-World Oncology Issues at NCCN Academy

... as well as an advanced program; the July program will offer advanced learning for experienced professionals. Recent reports show that physicians ... School of Pharmaceutical & Biotech Business provides a casual and open learning atmosphere to help professionals better understand the impact of ...

Drug Information Association Launches New 45th Annual Meeting Online

... from one of two options: Option 1: Twenty-seven Webinars and the DIA Live learning Center (LLC)   Access to 27 live webinars ... in digital audio with synchronized slides, handouts, and bios via the Live learning Center All for the member price of $1275 Option 2: Twenty-seven ...

Leaders in Health Literacy Recognized by the Partnership for Clear Health Communication at the National Patient Safety Foundation

... Dr. Wolf's impressive efforts as Assistant Professor of Medicine and learning Sciences and Co-Founder of the Health Literacy and learning program at Northwestern has helped to bring health literacy and patient ...

Pearson Foundation Supports Incoming LSU Biology Students With 21st Century Learning Tools

... to help teachers to teach, and students to learn through innovative learning techniques. By incorporating digital arts into the BIOS program, students ... for BIOL 1201 - Introductory Biology for Science Majors, as well as learning styles assessments and informational sessions to provide the students with ...

UMass Boston Opens Venture Development Center to Expand R&D Activity

... top faculty and students, and invigorate undergraduate and graduate learning and teaching. Equally important, it will expand Boston's innovation ... public university, offers its diverse student population both an intimate learning environment and the rich experience of a great American city. UMass ...

UH initiative will use 'Harry Potter' to conjure love for science in Houston-area schools

... turn, she said, a more diverse "learning community" will emerge. "In a learning community at a school, so far, it's the students and teachers. Somehow, there's something really lacking in that. A learning community should have a lot of different role models," she said. The ...

Senior Executives from HP, IBM and Omniture Headline "Leaders and Lessons Learned" Sales and Marketing Summit 2009

... for three days of keynote presentations, networking and interactive learning sessions. SiriusDecisions executives and analysts will present the ... Advisory Services, Consulting Services, Benchmark Assessment Services, learning and Events provide senior-level executives with the sales and marketing ...

Gift Aids Professor's Research into Vein Treatment

... happy to have received this gift. It gave my students a great hands-on learning opportunity and a chance to work on true biomedical engineering ... catheters, I immediately saw the merits of combining student learning with an avenue for development of technology. VNUS is a committed leader ...

KGI Offers Mammalian Cell Culture Program for Biotech Industry Professionals

... cultures in large-scale bioreactors. In keeping with KGI's hands-on learning philosophy, the laboratory exercises will provide experience with many of ... program and its PhD program in Applied Life Sciences. Using team-based learning and real-world projects, KGI's innovative curriculum seamlessly combines ...

City of Hope Helps KGI Launch New Management Training Program for Scientists

... offered as part of KGI's Master of Bioscience program. In addition to learning about management, participants in the certificate program may also enroll ... program and its PhD program in Applied Life Sciences. Using team-based learning and real-world projects, KGI's innovative curriculum seamlessly combines ...

LMXonline Offers Spanish-Language Safety and Health Training Library

... Portico learning Solutions' LMXonline division announces the introduction of web-based ... view our extensive online course catalog for more information. Portico learning Solutions is a 10-year old company offering premier web based e-learning ...

Simbionix Takes Non-Invasive GYN Surgical Training to the Next Level

... designed hardware to provide the most realistic experience of training and learning possible. The module includes an expandable library of virtual patients ... including those unique to GYN procedures, exceptional audio and visual learning aids and a comprehensive set of performance metrics. In announcing the ...

Connecticut BioBus Travels to State Capitol on April 24 for Tours and Experiments with Visiting Students

... BioBus will be premiering its newly installed SMART Technology interactive learning tools, to streamline and enhance teaching and learning of biosciences experiments. The BioBus will be located outside the ...

Oregon Health Care Quality Corporation Receives Important Designation from U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

... better partners with their doctors in managing their own health. -- learning how doctors and hospitals how they can make improvements in caring for ... results. The value exchanges will also become part of a nationwide learning Network through which they can share experiences, best practices, and ...

Capital Area Biotechnology Partnership Receives $160,000 State Investment

... -- High school and college students from the Harrisburg area will continue learning about advanced technology careers and curriculum through a special ... a career. "We want Pennsylvania students to use the skills they are learning in the present to make Pennsylvania a better place in the future," ...

Gladstone scientists uncover potential mechanism of memory loss in Alzheimer's disease

... overexcitation of the very brain networks that are responsible for learning and memory. "Such abnormal network activity in Alzheimer's patients was ... that high levels of A-beta induce an insidious type of seizure activity in learning and memory centers that is not accompanied by the usual twitching and ...

W.M. Keck Foundation Awards $1 Million to Hutchinson Center Scholar to Study How Cells Go Awry

... orderly cooperation of normal cells. For creating a system that studies the rules governing cellular order - which enhances the potential for learning how cancer cells cheat - Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center basic scientist Wenying Shou, Ph.D., has been named among the W.M. Keck Foundation's ...

Nanotech particles affect brain development in mice

... to Takeda, "Diseases associated with these genes include those we normally consider to develop in childhood, such as autistic disorder, epilepsy and learning disorders, and also others that arise mainly in adulthood or old age, such as Alzheimer's disease, schizophrenia and Parkinson's disease." ...

Zimmer Launches New Medical Education and BioSkills Training Program

... the Company believes sets new standards for the industry. A continuum of courses is available through the Zimmer Institute, spanning online learning modules, interactive small group discussions, intensive case study reviews, hands-on cadaver-based training and surgeon-to-surgeon training programs. ...
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(Date:4/23/2014)... shows that male black widow spiders prefer their female ... of mate preference by male spiders. , ... Maydianne Andrade, a professor in UTSC,s Department of Biological ... wild that males overwhelmingly chose to mate with well-fed, ... tell whether a potential mate is well-fed and unmated ...
(Date:4/23/2014)... Scientists have conclusive evidence that the source of a ... Ocean and called the "bio-duck," is the Antarctic minke ... by submarine personnel in the 1960s who thought it ... recorded at various locations in the Southern Ocean, but ... In February 2013, an international team of researchers deployed ...
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