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Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. Announces Major Partnership to Focus on Children's Health

PHILADELPHIA, May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. announced today it is coordinating a major initiative with a nationwide network of churches and its ongoing partnership with the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and their work to eradicate cancer in children to concentr...

Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Celebrates St. Jude Partnership

An Initiative for the Health of Children PHILADELPHIA, May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. announced today that it is celebrating its ongoing partnership with the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and their work to eradicate cancer in children. The celebr...

Acoustiblok, Inc. Combines Sound Abatement and Insulation Materials at Broward County Waste to Energy Plant to Reduce Industrial Noise Pollution

...ibilities 24-hours a day for one full month. The problem with such a transition was the unbearable blare of the bypass system, which channels 900 psi of compressed steam through a 14-inch line and into a 7-foot diameter pipe at a noise level of 126 dB - somewhere between the sounds of an adjacent pn...

Unprecedented Scale-Up of Voluntary Male Circumcision Begins in Swaziland and Zambia

...ation to Population Services International (PSI). psi and partners Marie Stopes International, Jhpiego, ...ex practices and continued condom use. About psi A leading global health organization, psi programs target malaria, child survival, HIV and r...

National Medical Interpreter Certification Testing Enters Pilot Phase

...al Board Written and Performance Exams were developed under the guidance of psi Services, an industry-leading provider of professional testing services. In...dity of the test instruments," said John Weiner, Chief Science Officer with psi Services. The test design team included medical interpreters who hold ...

Product Stewardship Institute Announces Two New Sustaining Partners

...ompliance Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: SCOM) are new psi Sustaining Partners. Both Covanta Energy and Sharp...ards and drive up costs for local governments, are psi priorities. Covanta Energy and Sharps Compliance a...se problems. Their perspectives will be helpful as psi brings government, business, and environmental org...

Octi-Flo2™ - 8 Patient Portable Oxygen Delivery System

...le service Product Specifications: -Standard DISS 1240 inlet and a 100 psi relief valve safety feature -Cannulas, breathing masks, and compact carryi...onal Components to Complete the Emergency Oxygen Delivery System -0 to 100 psi Regulator -DISS 20' Oxygen Hose, customizable to any size About Wester...

Pressure BioSciences, Inc. Provides Corporate Update

...ling technology called Pressure Cycling Technology (PCT). PCT uses cycles of hydrostatic pressure between ambient and ultra-high levels (up to 35,000 psi and greater) to control bio-molecular interactions. PBI currently holds 13 US and 6 foreign patents covering multiple applications of PCT in the life...

PSI Brings Tennis Star Anna Kournikova to Haiti Bringing Hope and Assistance to Child Slaves

... part of an awareness-raising mission organized by psi - a leading global health organization - and was f...tion from H&M's Fashion Against AIDS campaign, psi is building a youth center to provide children liv... The little girl Kournikova met comes regularly to psi meetings to receive support and education to help ...

AmeriCares Doubles Aid to Zimbabwe

... Working with psi and P&G to Stem Cholera Outbreak STAMFOR... AmeriCares previously sent 500,000 PUR packets to psi in Zimbabwe. Combined, the two shipments are enoug...g onto www.AmeriCares.org About PSI: psi is a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit organization...

Low Cost Oxygen Regulator: Pay Less For Quality

...- Sintered filter for additional safety and longer regulator life Product Features: - Inlet connection: CGA-870 - Maximum inlet pressure of 3000 psi - Part Number: MLC-108 (Flows: 0.5,1.0,1.5,2.0,2.5,3,4,5,6,7,8 LPM) - Part Number: MLC-115 (Flows: 0.5,1.0,2.0,3,4,5,6,8,10,12,15 LPM) MLC Min...

A new light on the anti-tumor mechanisms of Scutellaria barbata

...ng the molecular mechanism behind ESB-induced apoptosis, cells treated with ESB underwent a rapid loss of mitochondrial transmembrane potential(delta psi m), release of mitochondrial cytochrome c into cytosol, induction of caspase-3 activity in a dose-dependent manner. This may offer new evidence for S...

Leading Government and Advocacy Stakeholders Engage in Public Health Dialogue on Improving Disposal of Unused Medications

...aceuticals. "We are pleased to be partnering with psi in this important endeavor to improve public healt... In conjunction with this week's meeting, psi and King launched the Drug Take-Back Network that ...mental institute located in Boston, Massachusetts. psi works with state and local government agencies to ...

Canada Supports Ground-Breaking Malaria Treatment Program in Sub-Saharan Africa

...ency (CIDA) and led by the non-profit organization psi in collaboration with TDR, the Special Programme f...of malaria (HMM) with ACT over the next 2-3 years, psi and TDR believe that the results of the project wi...quate in all countries surveyed in 2006." psi is one of the world's leading malaria control agen...

Pressure BioSciences, Inc. Announces Restructuring, Significant Cost Reduction Initiatives, and Sharpened Focus

...ling technology called Pressure Cycling Technology (PCT). PCT uses cycles of hydrostatic pressure between ambient and ultra-high levels (up to 35,000 psi and greater) to control bio-molecular interactions. PBI currently holds 13 US and 6 foreign patents covering multiple applications of PCT in the life...

PSI Selected to Operate Virginia's Child Support Program in Chesapeake and Hampton

... shown towards promoting the success of our program and our communities." psi looks forward to continuing the successful partnership that has developed s... 2007 alone, PSI collected more than $402 million nationwide. About PSI psi improves the lives of people every day by helping health and human services...

New Vascular Access Medical Devices Launched by Navilyst Medical

...ght weight and radiolucence of plastic. All designs have a 5mL/sec with 300 psi infusion rating for use in contrast-enhanced imaging procedures. Xcela port... new Xcela® Power Injectable Port and is rated for up to 5mL/sec at 300 psi for contrast-enhanced CT imaging procedures. Approximately 10 million Huber...

Iowa Awards Policy Studies Inc. (PSI) Contract to Operate Its hawk-i Children's Health Insurance Program

... As the administrator for Iowa's hawk-i Program, psi will operate a bilingual customer service center, ...ncurs DHS spokesman Roger Munns, "The selection of psi is the result of a rigorous, competitive bidding p...ng with them in the administering of our SCHIP." psi currently provides government health-related servi...

Lombard Makes Investment in The Medical City, a Leading Philippine Hospital and Healthcare Provider

...spital complex (soon to be expanded to 750 beds) and 280 medical clinics. psi is managed by a group of leading physicians and other professionals led by ...t offices in Asia, North America and Europe. Lombard made its investment in psi through Lombard Asia III, the firm's South East Asia and Greater China priv...

PSI Corp. Announces Additional Hospitals and Medical Office Buildings to Utilize Its Digital Signage Network

... NEW YORK, April 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- psi Corp. (Pink Sheets: PSCP) is announcing that Hospi...igned additional facilities which will utilize the psi Digital Signage Network. David Foni, Chairman and CEO of psi Corp. stated, "These additional locations in South...

Disinfecting Water Saves Lives in Rwanda

... for preventing waterborne diseases and saving lives." Rwanda's Minister of Health, Dr. Jean Damascene Ntawukuliryayo, and a Global Ambassador for psi Ashley Judd, will be on hand for the launch in Rubavu District on April 26. For more information about USAID and its programs in Rwanda, please vi...

ACTwatch, to Improve Malaria Treatment, to Be Launched on World Malaria Day

... the extent to which these initiatives have been successful. For more information on ACTwatch, visit http://www.actwatch.info The mission of psi is to measurably improve the health of poor and vulnerable people in the developing world, principally through social marketing of family planning and...

Pharmaceutical Strategic Initiatives Adds Anne Sexton, MD, MS to Management Team

...rmacovigilance and medical writing. According to psi President Charles Carter, PhD, "Anne brings the cl...es. About Pharmaceutical Strategic Initiatives psi was founded in 1988 by Charles Carter, PharmD, MBA and is part of Interactive Holdings. psi provides strategic marketing consultation and cont...

Pressure BioSciences, Inc. Reports 2007 Financial Results and Provides Business Update

...bling technology called pressure cycling technology (PCT). PCT uses cycles of hydrostatic pressure between ambient and ultra-high levels (up to 35,000 psi and greater) to control bio-molecular interactions. PBI currently holds 13 US and 6 foreign patents covering multiple applications of PCT in the life ...

Pressure BioSciences, Inc. Announces Move to New Corporate Offices

...bling technology called Pressure Cycling Technology (PCT). PCT uses cycles of hydrostatic pressure between ambient and ultra-high levels (up to 35,000 psi and greater) to control bio-molecular interactions. PBI currently holds 13 US and 6 foreign patents covering multiple applications of PCT in the life ...

Ohio Selects Policy Studies Inc. (PSI) to Continue Operating Its New Hire Reporting Program

...2 states and the District of Columbia. In 2006, PSI processed more than 30 million transactions, offering states unparalleled expertise. About PSI psi improves the lives of people every day by helping health and human services organizations reach out to the people they serve; qualify them for essenti...

Policy Studies Inc. (PSI) Awarded Contract to Operate the Commonwealth of Kentucky's New Hire Reporting Program

... vendor for Kentucky's new hire reporting program, psi will partner with DCS to collect and process new h...ting new hires. By taking a multifaceted approach, psi will help the Commonwealth maximize employer compl...dren and families are counting on this income, and psi pledges to help ensure it is available to them." ...

Millennium Enters Into $600,000 Product Development Agreement to Fund Product Development for the $20,000,000 Purchase Agreement with Provider Services, Inc.

...nnel, with sales in excess of 300 million dollars, psi will provide services to over 12,000 residents in ...G by funding the product development and providing psi a one year lead to market on products they provide...ings and market advantage," Brian Colleran, CEO of psi stated. Mr. Colleran added, "This will continue to...

Millennium Biotechnologies Inc. Signs Five Year $20,000,000 Purchase Agreement with Provider Services Inc. of Cleveland, Ohio

... Inc. (PSI) of Cleveland, Ohio. The contract will commence immediately with psi purchasing Millennium's Resurgex Select(TM) line of products. psi is Ohio's second largest services provider for the Long Term Care community...

Pressure BioSciences, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2007 Financial Results and Provides Business Update

...bling technology called pressure cycling technology (PCT). PCT uses cycles of hydrostatic pressure between ambient and ultra-high levels (up to 35,000 psi and greater) to control bio-molecular interactions. PBI currently holds 13 US and 6 foreign patents covering multiple applications of PCT in the life ...

Pressure BioSciences, Inc. to Discuss Third Quarter Financial Results and Provide Business Update

...bling technology called Pressure Cycling Technology (PCT). PCT uses cycles of hydrostatic pressure between ambient and ultra-high levels (up to 35,000 psi and greater) to control bio-molecular interactions. PBI currently holds 13 US and 6 foreign patents covering multiple applications of PCT in the life ...

Pressure BioSciences to Present at the Rodman & Renshaw BioFin 9th Annual Healthcare Conference in New York City on November 5th

...bling technology called Pressure Cycling Technology (PCT). PCT uses cycles of hydrostatic pressure between ambient and ultra-high levels (up to 35,000 psi and greater) to control bio-molecular interactions. PBI currently holds 13 US and 6 foreign patents covering multiple applications of PCT in the life ...

Swaziland: AHF Partners in New Free AIDS Treatment Clinic in Manzini

...ic at the LaMvelase Help Centre in Manzini, AHF's first site in Swaziland. Other partners include the Kingdom of Swaziland's Ministry of Health (MOH), psi (Population Services International), and the Manzini City Council. Swaziland, which has the world's highest HIV/AIDS prevalence rate, 33.4 percent of ...

PSI Brings its Pioneering Efforts to a Close

...d in new ways. In its most important achievement, psi demonstrated: * the feasibility of community-...d and operate the network on a self-funded basis. psi used lessons learned from Visa's earlier success i... of communities desiring to participate in the psi model following the self-funding demonstration ...

Rajasthan Launches Programs to Overcome Misconceptions About Childbirth

...ancy and abortion, which is one of the primary causes of death among women. psi is now focusing its efforts on towns with more than 60 percent of the urban slum population in the state. Judd, who is also a member of the psi board, said: "Woman is the nucleus of the family and we need to preserve go...

Ashley Judd to Visit Jaipur for HIV Cause

...", "Double Jeopardy" and "High Crimes" will be visiting the Rajasthan capital as part of an initiative by PSI/India. Ashley is a board member of psi (earlier known as Population Services International) and is the global ambassador for YouthAIDS, an education and prevention initiative of PSI. A not-...

Fight against HIV taken up by Zimbabwe's Hairdressers

...hairdressers have received training on advising their clients about sexual matters as well as in the sale of male and female condoms. Yasmin Madan, of psi in Harare said, "The salons are conductive environments where women can feel free to speak about HIV-related issues. Our hairdressers are very enthusi...

Forest Fire Affects Singapore's Air Quality

...ion and outdoor activity. The NEA started issuing updates every hour instead of once every 24 hours. Air quality is considered moderate when the psi is between 50 and 100. More than 100 is unhealthy, while 50 and below is considered good. Childcare centres were keeping their tots indoors with...

Hate flossing? No problem, Waterpik? Dental Water Jet will do the needful

...as below the gum more effectively than a traditional tooth brush or even the dental floss. It delivers 1,200 pulsations/minute and a pressure of 55-90 psi (pounds per square inch), a combination that was termed ideal by university researchers in over 46 clinical studies. Analyzing the data from these stu...
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