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US Oncology Announces Retirement of R. Dale Ross and Appointment of Bruce Broussard as Chairman of the Board

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Board of Directors of US Oncology Holdings, Inc. and its wholly owned subsidiary, US Oncology, Inc. (collectively, "US Oncology" or the "Company"), announced that, effective Sept. 1, 2009, R. Dale Ross is retiring as Executive Chair...

Congressmen Mike Ross and Kendrick Meek Introduce Bill to Protect Medicare Patients Who Require Medical Oxygen Therapy at Home

American Association for Homecare Applauds 'Medicare Home Oxygen Therapy Act of 2009' Which Would Repeal Harmful Rules that Cause Confusion, Service Disruption, and Reduced Access to Care for More than One Million Seniors ARLINGTON, Va., July 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Th...

Prematics Names S. Michael Ross Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President of Business Development

VIENNA, Va., May 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Prematics Inc. has selected S. Michael Ross, M.D., MHA, to serve as the company's chief medical officer and senior vice president of business development. Dr. Ross will be responsible for working with the company's health care enterprise clients, helping them lev...

First Woman President of the AVMA to Speak at Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine's 2009 Graduation

Mary Beth Leininger, D.V.M., will speak at Ross University's 2009 graduation ceremony at The Theater at Madison Square Garden. North Brunswick, NJ (PRWEB) April 20, 2009 -- Ross University is pleased to announce that Mary Beth Leininger, D.V.M., will speak at its 2009 g...

Former U.S. Surgeon General to Speak at Ross University School of Medicine's 2009 Graduation

Richard H. Carmona, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.S., will speak at Ross University School of Medicine's 2009 graduation ceremony at The Theater at Madison Square Garden. North Brunswick, NJ (PRWEB) April 20, 2009 -- Ross University is pleased to announce that Richard H. Carmona,...

Authentidate Holding Corp. Non-executive Chairman F. Ross Johnson Steps Down From Board of Directors

J. Edward Sheridan Appointed Interim Non-executive Chairman of the Board of Directors BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J., March 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Authentidate Holding Corp. (Nasdaq: ADAT ), a worldwide provider of secure Health Information Exchange and workflow management services, announced ...

Acura Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Appointment of George K. Ross as Director

PALATINE, Ill., Jan. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Acura Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ACPH.OB) is pleased to announce the appointment of George K. Ross to its Board of Directors and Chairman of its Audit Committee. The appointment of Mr. Ross increases the size of the Company's Bo...

Frederick R. Appelbaum, M.D. and Ross C. Donehower, M.D. Join Scientific Advisory Board of Celator(R) Pharmaceuticals

Renowned oncologists bring decades of cancer research and clinical development experience to Celator. PRINCETON, N.J., Nov. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Celator Pharmaceuticals, a biotechnology company working to develop combination chemotherapies to treat different types of cancer,...

Radlink Names John Ross Its New Executive Vice President of Sales & Marketing

REDONDO BEACH, Calif., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Radlink, Inc., a supplier of affordable medical imaging systems to healthcare providers, today announced the appointment of John Ross as executive vice president of Sales and Business Development for the company. "John's medical imaging experience...

Western Australia Witnesses Rise In Ross River Virus Infection

The number of cases diagnosed with Ross River virus has been steadily increasing, with more// than 50 cases diagnosed since December. Another 10 cases have been reported in other parts of the territory. // Furthermore, reports of another 50 diagnosed cases in Western Australia's south over the pas...

Finding key to cancer drug Gleevec's limitations

... be diagnosed with chronic myeloid leukemia in 2009, and 470 will die of the disease, according to the National Cancer Institute. Implications ross says that the study findings point to a new goal in CML treatment: to find ways to make imatinib specifically kill the leukemia-initiating cells that ...

The Scleroderma Foundation Applauds Introduction of First Bill in the Senate Promoting Research and Awareness of Scleroderma

... Robert Riggs, Chief Development Officer Scleroderma Foundation 800-722-4673, ext. 11 rriggs@scleroderma.org or Brian ross Adams Executive Director Scleroderma Foundation, Southern California Chapter 310-477-8225 badams@sclerodermasocal.org ...

ASTRO announces 2009 Fellows

...ember Fellows Selection Committee who made recommendations to the ASTRO Board of Directors to make the final decision. The 2009 ASTRO Fellows are: ross Abrams, M.D., Rush University, Chicago Beatriz E. Amendola, M.D., Innovative Cancer Institute, South Miami, Fla. Mark W. Dewhirst, D.V.M., Ph.D., Du...

This Summer is an Ideal Time for Commercial Real Estate Lease Renewal

...amounts of vacancies and subleases are driving down initial rents and lease renewals. (PRWEB) July 29, 2009 -- According to ross Selinger, Vice President of the International Tenant Representative Alliance , the current downturn in the economy provides a major advantage for mar...

Babies Can Comprehend 'Canine' Language

... sophistication regarding how dogs reveal their emotions, said study author ross Flom, an associate professor of psychology and neuroscience at Brigham Youn...pment from the University of Washington . SOURCES: ross Flom, Ph.D., associate professor, psychology and neuroscience, Brigham Youn...

Five Eating Patterns That Worsen Stress

...Workbook: An Integrated Approach to Overcoming Disordered Eating (New Harbinger Publications, July 2009) by Carolyn Coker Ross, MD, MPH . Dr. ross is a physician, author, and nationally recognized speaker. She currently is a consultant for the dual diagnosis eating disorders program at The Ran...

New Study Finds Yet Another Link to Cancer, Synthetic Hormones

... Medical University and Dr. Abraham Morgentaler at Harvard University have found BHRT to be both safe AND effective." Media Contact: Melissa ross The Dalton Agency 904-398-5222 ### Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/NaturalHormoneInstitute/womenshealth/prweb2661754.htm ...

Bioheart, Inc. Announces Receipt of $2.8 Million in Proceeds From Pipe Financing

...59,351 shares are remaining. The term of the Offering recently was extended through October 2009. The Company's securities counsel, Sichenzia ross Friedman Ference LLP, has advised the Company in connection with the Offering, which consists of units comprised of ten shares of common stock, at a p...

'Comparative Effectiveness' Research Addresses Options for Treating Prostate Cancer

... levels is a huge step in preventative medicine and I can assure you that your male patients will thank you for it." Media Contact: Melissa ross Dalton Agency (904) 993-1896 ### Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/prostate/bioidentical_hormones/prweb2621594.htm . ...

Perot Systems Selected to Implement Health Information Systems in China

... transformation of healthcare information technology in multiple hospitals and other healthcare organizations throughout the region immediately. ross Perot, Jr., Chairman of Perot Systems stated, "Providing excellent healthcare is critical issue throughout the world, and I want to recognize and prai...

Brown professor continues debate over recovered memory

...ueling the debate over the controversial psychiatric disorder known as dissociative amnesia, or repressed memory, Brown University political scientist ross Cheit is challenging claims by two Harvard University psychiatrists. At issue is how to prove whether the memories of trauma, such as childhood sexual...

New Study Shows Daily Sex Can Increase Sperm Count

...lts of both sexes regain lost libido. The winning formula: Stronger libido = More Sex = Higher Sperm Count = More Babies! Media Contact: Melissa ross Dalton Agency (904) 993-1896 # # # Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/Natural_Hormone_Institute/Genie_James/prweb2611604.htm...

Respiratory Rally a Promising Practice in the Fight Against Chronic Disease

...a.org For more information about PFCD, contact Teresa Buckley at (317) 644-1528 or visit www.fightchronicdisease.org *SOURCE: DeVol, ross and Armen Bedroussian, An Unhealthy America: The Economic Burden of Chronic Disease, Milken Institute, October 2007 Media Contact: Teres...

UT School of Public Health researchers develop game for HIV+ youth

...game for HIV-positive youth, +CLICK, designed to reduce secondary transmission of the virus. +CLICK was developed by Christine Markham, Ph.D., and ross Shegog, Ph.D., assistant professors of behavioral sciences. The game's usability and credibility were assessed by HIV-positive (HIV+) youth at a Texas...

Narconon Gulf Coast Announces 300th Graduate From Drug Rehabilitation Program

...on facility located in Destin, Florida, announces the graduation of its 300th student. Narconon Gulf Coast was founded by Randy and Deborah (Debbie) ross after undergoing multiple unsuccessful attempts with other rehabilitation centers trying to help their own son. *(PHOTO 72dpi: www.Send2Press.c...

Norman Brinker Honored With 2009 Methodist Health System Folsom Leadership Award

...om. Past Folsom Leadership Award recipients include Robert S. Folsom (2005), Nancy Ann Hunt (2006), Troy Aikman (2007) and Laura Bush (2008). H. ross Perot, Sr., event chair, served as Master of Ceremonies for the award dinner. Perot said, "The Folsom Award has an impressive list of honorees, includ...

Bestpills Launchs its New Online Pharmacy

... with popularly prescribed medical drugs, without requiring them to endure the hassle or embarrassment associated with their purchase". Peter ross went on to explain how Best Pills prides itself on its accommodation of customer privacy "We understand that many of the drugs which we offer may...

Ross University School of Medicine Expands Clinical Rotations in Miami

... ross University School of Medicine will add new clinica... North Brunswick, NJ (PRWEB) June 4, 2009-- ross University School of Medicine is pleased to announ...TC). "There is a clear benefit for ross students to participate in the CSH/GMHETC clinical...

Fighting "Brain Fog": How the Right Hormones Can Improve Mental Sharpness for Women

...ation (SWAN) , which is based at seven sites throughout the United States and funded by the National Institute on Aging. Media Contact: Melissa ross Dalton Agency (903) 993-1896 ### Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/women/hormones/prweb2468624.htm . ...

gloStream Announces $7.5 Million Series B Financing Round Co-Led by Beringea and gloStream's Executive Management Team

... Corp.; Jim Herbert, Chairman & CEO, Neogen Corporation; George Jackson, President & CEO, Detroit Economic Growth Corporation; Thomas Kinnear, ross School of Business, University of Michigan ; Josh Linkner, Founder & CEO, ePrize, LLC; Andrew Liveris, Chairman & CEO, Dow Chemical Co.; Mark...

Strategic Diagnostics Appoints Kevin J. Bratton as Chief Financial Officer

...GI, Inc., and corporate controller for the specialty medical company Delmed, Inc. Mr. Bratton began his career with the public accounting firm Touche ross & Co. (now Deloitte & Touche LLP). He has a bachelor of science in business and accounting from Northeastern University . "We welcome K...

Authentidate Holding Corp. Announces Results From Annual Meeting of Stockholders

...any elected J. Edward Sheridan as non-executive chairman. Mr. Sheridan has acted as interim non-executive chairman of the Board of Directors since F. ross Johnson stepped down from the position in March 2009. Following his appointment to non-executive chairman of the Board of Directors, Mr. Sheridan was...

New Methods Could Speed Production of Flu Vaccines

... long before physical samples could be delivered," ross said in the news release. "It would have been poss...ne if the genes in the virus have been identified, ross added. Injectable vaccines that are currently i...thout a genome inside, and they cannot reproduce," ross said. "Because they look like the virus, they evok...

International Student Insurance Announces Website Redesign

...el insurance plans, but with better design and navigation, users can now access information, tools and plans more quickly and easily. According to ross Mason, International Director at InternationalStudentInsurance.com, "The new and improved site makes it simpler for international students to cho...

ADA Foundation Hosts Second Give Kids A Smile Awards Gala

... dental workforce programs. Rep. Michael ross (D-AR), who receives the ADA's Leadership in Oral Health Advocacy Award. ross is a member of the House Energy and Commerce Commi...play a key role in the health care reform debate. ross is the lead sponsor of the Essential Oral Health C...

Ross University School of Medicine Expands Clinical Rotations on East Coast

... ross University School of Medicine will add several new... North Brunswick , NJ (PRWEB) May 13, 2009-- ross University School of Medicine is pleased to announ...acets of healthcare. "We are pleased to have ross students with us here and believe we can offer the...

Funds in 2010 Budget Could Increase Access to Care for Medicare Beneficiaries

...ear, Senators John Ensign (R-NV), Blanche Lincoln (D-AR), Susan Collins (R-ME), and Ben Cardin (D-MD), and Representatives Xavier Becerra (D-CA), Mike ross (D-AR), and Roy Blunt (R-MO) introduced the Medicare Access to Rehabilitation Services Act (S 46/HR 43), which calls for the repeal of the Medicare th...

Partnership for Prescription Assistance Prepared to Help Kansan Workers Hurt by Recession

...:30 a.m. ADDRESS: Bethel Neighborhood Center 14 South 7th Street Kansas City, KS 66101 EVENT TIME: 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. ADDRESS: Matt ross Community Center 8101 Marty Overland Park, Kansas Tuesday, May 5 EVENT TIME: 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. ADDRESS: The Guidance Center ...

InsureMyTrip.com Informs Travelers of Insurance Companies Response to Swine Flu

...ne Flu would not be an eligible expense. Even though this is a known event there is still coverage regardless of when the plan was purchased. MH ross There is coverage for an insured to cancel/interrupt their trip if they (or their family members/traveling companion) become ill with Swine Flu or ...

Tracee Ellis Ross, NancyJane Goldston & Vicki Martin to be Honored by Aviva Family and Children's Services at The A Party

...arding futures. Award-winning actress, model and producer Tracee Ellis ross is best known as the star of the hit sitcom "Girlfriends" that ran for eigh...ork. It can still be seen in syndication throughout the US and the world. ross was honored by The Los Angeles Urban League as "Volunteer of the Year" for ...
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(Date:9/17/2014)... New research from the Copenhagen Centre for Social Evolution ... evolutionary theory that birth weight and -length can partially ... disorders such as autism and schizophrenia later in life. ... births, and subsequent hospital diagnoses for up to 30 ... factors. The study is published today in the ...
(Date:9/17/2014)... obtained the first partial genome sequence of an ancient ... the site of the Montsoriu Castle in Girona, the ... related to today,s Iberian pig. Researchers also discard the ... pigs. , The study, published in Heredity , ... and particularly on that of the Iberian breed, considered ...
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(Date:9/18/2014)... scientists have developed a new method to study Ebola ... The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS)-led research, published today in ... the use of fecal samples from wild great apes ... the virus. This represents a new tool for performing ... way Ebola virus is studied and improve our understanding ...
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(Date:9/18/2014)... Technology Association of Georgia in collaboration ... TAG Social Savvy Awards this week at a special ... Center in Downtown Atlanta. The event celebrates Georgia’s best ... was honored with the 2014 TAG Social Savvy People’s ... innovators in 6 other award categories: , ...
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