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Cochlear Americas Provides Support for Cochlear Implant Recipients to Pursue Higher Education

... both the deaf and hearing worlds to specialize in speech pathology and communication disorders. ... ear as a teenager. She is pursuing a degree in speech and language pathology, with the ultimate goal of ... in their environment and often to understand speech without reading lips. The cochlear implant is ...

Video: New, Advanced Therapy Program Helps People Who Stutter Acquire Fluent Speech

... Institutes of Health. Stuttering occurs when speech muscles inappropriately contract and "jump out of ... of muscle movements that actively generate fluent speech for each sound class in language and features ... based biofeedback system that measures speech muscle use in real time and signals clients ...

Irvine Dermatologist Begins In-office Clinical Studies -- Nissan Pilest, MD Combines Multi-Use Botox in Laser Resurfacing Clinical Studies

... varying degrees. "Women tend to be more expressive in their speech and thus tend to be plagued by multiple lines radiating above and below ... resurfacing." Botox relaxes the muscles that habitually purse in speech and thus should help the new collagen formation stay smooth during the ...

DynaVox Releases Software Version 1.05 for DynaVox V and Vmax

... can be found on the same page. About DynaVox DynaVox pioneers speech communication technology, giving an opportunity for a better life to the ... technologies, and applied research efforts to deliver a broad range of speech communication hardware and software tools, and offers an extensive ...

VIDEO from Medialink and Med-El: New Technology is Music to People's Ears

... For some, cochlear implants may be the only way to learn and interpret speech and other sounds. (See video from at: ... of the thinnest and lightest internal implant and an externally worn speech processor, allowing people to hear in "High Definition" for the first ....

MedQuist and StructuRad Form Partnership to Integrate Report Macros into SpeechQ for Radiology(TM)

... reporting content "macros" in MedQuist's SpeechQ for Radiology(TM) speech recognition solution product. MedQuist will be demonstrating this ... MedQuist's enterprise solutions -- including mobile voice capture devices, speech recognition, Web-based workflow platforms, and global network of medical ...

MedQuist Reports First Quarter 2008 Results

... efforts in late 2007, as well as, the benefits of our expanded use of speech recognition technology," said Howard Hoffmann, President and Chief ... both the company's restructuring efforts and the expanded use of speech recognition technology. "At this point, we have over 40% of our volumes ...

SAPHRIS(R) (asenapine) Meets Primary Endpoint in Long-Term Extension Study in Patients With Predominant, Persistent Negative Symptoms of Schizophrenia

... (often termed positive symptoms), and cognitive deficits, as well as negative symptoms such as apathy, avolition, diminished social drive, poverty of speech or curbing of interest, which are frequent disabling symptoms. About 24 million people worldwide (or seven in every 1,000 adults in the population) ...

Bay Area Youth to Represent ALS Patients at Giants' and Angels' Baseball Games on July 4th

... primary goal is to find a cure for ALS. The initiative will culminate on July 4, 2009, which is the 70th anniversary of Lou Gehrig's famous farewell speech at Yankee Stadium. ALS destroys the nerve cells controlling muscles, ultimately causing complete paralysis. Average life expectancy is three to five ...

New MIT radio chip mimics human ear

... chip inspired by the human vocal tract and a novel analysis-by-synthesis technique based on the vocal tract. The chip's potential for robust speech recognition in noise and its potential for voice identification have several applications in portable devices and security applications. The ...

Speaker Pelosi, Call Your Science Advisor!

... June 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) apparently couldn't resist injecting divisive politics into her speech at the unveiling of a statue of President Ronald Reagan today on Capital Hill. And in doing so, Speaker Pelosi got her facts all wrong, misleading ...

Bio-IT World Announces the Winners of its 2009 Best Practices Awards Program

... Mass., co-located with CHI's Seventh Annual Bio-IT World Conference & Expo. Key industry leaders attended the ceremony, which featured a keynote speech by Michael Cariaso, senior scientific consultant, BioTeam, on "Technology Without Borders: Teaching Programming and Internet Skills in Rural ...

Solar cells, geological storage research receive DOE funding at the University of Texas at Austin

... of Texas at Austin by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). The White House announced the creation of 46 new EFRCs nationally in conjunction with a speech delivered by President Barack Obama at the annual meeting of the National Academy of Sciences. One of the university's EFRCs, led by Paul Barbara, ...

2008 a Record Year for Gerresheimer

... Neuss: (100% of votes in favor) ITEM 6: Election of the auditor for the financial year 2009: (99.99% of votes in favor) The speech is available on http://www.gerresheimer.com/en/press.html. About Gerresheimer Gerresheimer employs around 10,000 people in 42 locations ...

Syngenta holds Annual General Meeting

... and improve health and quality of life. For more information about us please go to www.syngenta.com . Note to the editor: The speech of the Chairman, the presentation of the CEO and images of the Annual General Meeting and the newly elected Board members can be found at ...

Environmental Tectonics Corporation's BioMedical Division's Hyperbaric Chambers Address U.S. President Obama's Initiative to Computerize Medical Records

... their BioMedical Division's Hyperbaric Chambers are equipped to satisfy the requirements of Electronic Medical Records (EMR) compilation. In a speech at George Mason University on January 8, 2009, then President-Elect Barack Obama stated, ... improve the quality of our health care while ...

Gentiva Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2008 Results

... innovative, high quality care to patients across the United States. Gentiva is a single source for skilled nursing; physical, occupational, speech and neurorehabilitation services; hospice services; social work; nutrition; disease management education; help with daily living activities; ...

Alliance Biosciences Announces Trade Mission to Singapore with Speaker Presentation at International Lab Design Seminar

... practices." On January 20th at 4:15pm, Dr. Burnette will deliver a presentation titled "Working Toward Accreditation Standards". The speech will highlight the significant need for international accreditation standards for high-containment biomedical labs, and will discuss the major ...

Omeros Awarded Grant from The Michael J. Fox Foundation to Evaluate Novel Parkinson's Disease Target

... singly and in conjunction with L-DOPA. Parkinson's disease, a degenerative disorder of the central nervous system, often impairs motor skills, speech and other functions. It is estimated that approximately 1.5 million people in the U.S. suffer from the disease, and an estimated 60,000 new cases are ...

Phase 3 Data Demonstrate Efficacy and Tolerability of Paliperidone Palmitate, an Investigational Long-Acting Therapy for the Treatment of Schizophrenia

... (hallucinations and delusions) and negative symptoms (depression, blunted emotions, and social withdrawal), as well by disorganized thinking, speech and behavior. The study was sponsored by Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research and Development, L.L.C. (J&JPRD). Once approved, ...

Media Advisory - Atlantica BioEnergy Task Force Leaders' Roundtable

... 24 - Networking Reception: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. - Gala Evening: 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. with greetings from dignitaries and keynote speech by Gary Reiner, Senior Vice-President and Chief Information Officer of GE. Tuesday, November 25 - Summary Breakfast: 7:30 a.m. ...

MedQuist Announces Additions to Board of Directors

... world, and a leader in technology-enabled clinical documentation workflow. MedQuist's enterprise solutions -- including mobile voice capture devices, speech recognition, Web-based workflow platforms, and global network of medical editors -- help healthcare facilities improve patient care, increase ...

Gentiva Reports Strong Second Quarter led by Home Health Segment

... which manages home health services for major managed care organizations. Gentiva is a single source for skilled nursing; physical, occupational, speech and neurorehabilitation services; hospice services; social work; nutrition; disease management education; help with daily living activities; ...

The Ensign Group Declares Quarterly Dividend

... The Ensign Group, Inc.'s operating subsidiaries provide a broad spectrum of skilled nursing and assisted living services, physical, occupational and speech therapies, and other rehabilitative and healthcare services for both long-term residents and short-stay rehabilitation patients, at 62 facilities ...

Lilly CEO Urges Policy Prescriptions to Help Ensure Public and Private Biotech Investments Generate Dividends and U.S. Job Growth

... - to establish and maintain a healthy environment for building and sustaining local and regional bioscience clusters. The full text of Lechleiter's speech can be obtained at http://www.lilly.com . About Lilly Lilly, a leading innovation-driven corporation, is developing a growing portfolio of ...

Lilly CEO Praises Massachusetts' Leadership in Biotech, Urges Policy Prescriptions to Help Ensure State's Investment Generates Dividends and Jobs

... - to establish and maintain a healthy environment for building and sustaining local and regional bioscience clusters. The full text of Lechleiter's speech can be obtained at http://www.lilly.com . About Lilly Lilly, a leading innovation-driven corporation, is developing a growing portfolio of ...

Society for Biomolecular Sciences Announces 2008 Conference Speaker Line-up

... will be Jeffrey I. Gordon, M.D., the Robert J. Glaser Distinguished University Professor at Washington University School of Medicine. Dr. Gordon's speech is entitled "Dining in With a Few Trillion Friends: Exploring the Human Gut Microbiota and Microbiome." Dr. Gordon has also served as the head of ...

WaferGen to Present at the Cambridge Health Institute's Fifth Annual Molecular Diagnostics Partnerships in Personalized Medicine Conference

... genotyping, cell biology and stem cell research systems, today announced that David Gelfand, Ph.D., chief scientific officer, will deliver a keynote speech at the Cambridge Healthtech Institute's Fifth Annual Molecular Diagnostics Partnerships in Personalized Medicine Conference. The conference will be ...

Biotech Pioneer William J. Rutter to Deliver Keynote at 2008 RAPS Horizons Conference

... ROCKVILLE, Md., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --- Biotech pioneer William J. Rutter, PhD, will deliver a keynote speech at the 2008 RAPS Horizons Conference & Exhibition in San Francisco next month, the Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society (RAPS) has announced. ...

U.S. Preventive Medicine National Policy Advisor Gov. Tommy Thompson to Propose Prevention is the Solution at UBS Global Health Services Conference

... NEW YORK, Feb. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- In a speech to be delivered Tuesday, February 12th, 10:30 a.m., during the UBS Global Health Services Conference at the New York Grand Hyatt Hotel, U.S. ...

New Benefactors Show Support for CDA4CDT:

... providers capture discrete clinical information from dictation to generate complete and timely electronic medical records. The company's unique speech recognition and understanding technology platform, AnyModal CDS, is a vital tool that empowers physicians to capture clinical facts and orders from ...

The Ensign Group, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.04 Per Share

... The Ensign Group, Inc.'s operating subsidiaries provide a broad spectrum of skilled nursing and assisted living services, physical, occupational and speech therapies, and other rehabilitative and healthcare services for both long-term residents and short-stay rehabilitation patients, at 61 separate ...

Rutgers neuroscience may hold key to hearing loss remedy

... Some may be able to hear sounds like the rush of traffic or the crash of thunder. Others can do even better, detecting voice and understanding speech while still being unable to appreciate music. With the latest research, across-the-board improvement may be within reach. Davis work is important ...

Wisconsin Cannot Dawdle if it Wants a Healthy State of the State

... Doyle, who can be expected to use Wednesdays State of the State speech to urge lawmakers to continue working with him on building the states high-tech, high-growth economy. Doyles speech is especially timely because the Assembly has yet to act on two investment ...

HHS official addresses industry concerns on Federal Health Architecture

... the audience at the Digital Healthcare Conference during her keynote speech Wednesday. Heuer, a University of Wisconsin-Madison alum and former ... that into account and address that matter. Still, Weymier said, Heuers speech was promising. [She talked about] not having the government impose ...

Gov. Doyle comments on unlocking the power of power of stem cell research

... progress. The President said that stem cell lines created before his speech could be used in federally funded research. But for some totally arbitrary and unexplained reason, those created after his speech could not be used. Of the 78 lines the President promised were then ...

SLE of Eau Claire lands $2.2 million in federal contracts

... low-cost battery life indicator and data acquisition device for use with a speech recognition system. The company began working on research and development ... have completed by the end of this year, of a data acquisition device for speech recognition technology. Noting the amount of time it takes for a soldier ...

Conference focuses on experience, challenges of being an entrepreneur

... survived and even prospered." The conference opened on Tuesday with a speech by Grace Bulger, author of the "The Enlightened Entrepreneur" and a former ... have to pick the circles." Lunch at the conference was accompanied by a speech from Kay Koplovitz, the founder of USA Network and Springboard Ventures. ...

Democracy and the Net - How American ideals are quietly influencing the world

... complete with Third World efficiency and tepid dedication to free speech and human rights. That scenario was avoided for now at this months ... eager to impose international control have questionable records on free speech and human rights. The trick is to balance interests against dangers: Build ...
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