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Video: CVS/pharmacy Pays Tribute to Caregivers and Announces Winners of the 'For All the Ways You Care' Contest

Pat Pumphret of Winthrop, Mass., awarded $25,000 grand prize for lifelong dedication to fostering chronically ill children; nine finalists receive $10,000 each for their acts of caring WOONSOCKET, R.I., May 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today, CVS/pharmacy, the nation's leading retail pharmac...

Wyclef Jean and Miri Ben-Ari to Lead Phoenix House Tribute to Lisa Ellis of Fireman Capital Partners and Carnival House Recordings

Phoenix Rising Award Dinner to Benefit Phoenix House The Plaza, New York, March 30, 2009, 6:30 PM NEW YORK, March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Wyclef Jean , the Grammy Award-winning musician, producer, and humanitarian, will join Fireman Capital Partners Chairman and former Reebok CEO Paul F...

Sunday's AIDS Walk Boston at the Esplanade Gets Tribute from Cyndi Lauper at True Colors Concert Tour Launch Rehearsal

Public Invited for Sunday's AIDS Walk, Run and Wellness Festival with Festivities at 9:30 a.m., Walk at 10 a.m. BOSTON, May 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cyndi Lauper, in Boston to launch the True Colors Tour this weekend, took a break from her rehearsal on Friday night to meet ...

Workers' Memorial Day Event to Stage Mock Public Funeral Procession to Pay Tribute to Fallen Workers

On An Average Day in the Workplace, 153 Workers Lose Their Lives, Another 11,233 Are Injured LOS ANGELES, April 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Organizers for the annual Workers' Memorial Day sponsored by The Southern California Coalition for Occupational Safety and Health (SoCalCOSH), UCLA-...

The Oncologist Pays Tribute to Dr. Judah Folkman

Pioneering Discoveries Led to Angiogenesis-Inhibiting Drugs for Cancer Treatment DURHAM, N.C., Feb. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The February issue of The Oncologist presents a special tribute to the late Judah Folkman, M.D. -- a legendary surgeon and researcher whose scie...

Pennsylvania Governor Rendell Remembers, Celebrates the Life of Lt. Governor Catherine Baker Knoll During Capitol Tribute

HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- During a memorial service in the Capitol Rotunda, Governor Edward G. Rendell today remembered Lieutenant Governor Catherine Baker Knoll as a lifelong teacher, an important partner in public service, and a tireless advocate for the people of Pen...

Glowing Tribute to Obesity Clinic in Glasgow

Glasgow Weight Management Service caters to the needs of about 1,000 people annually. The National Obesity Forum awarded the Primary Care Award for Excellence in Weight// Management 2006 to Glasgow Royal Infirmary clinic. Judges admired the high standards that were maintained by this clinic. Glow...

Fox 11 News Anchor Christine Devine to Co-Host 2nd Annual "An Evening for Autism" Event

...evelopment of Newport Beach (9 Chadbourne Court). This first-class, fully-catered event will include four live bands (two Steel Drum bands, a Beatles tribute and a Rockin House Party Band), a golf putting green, pool tables, pinball machines, video games, valet parking, red-carpet entrance, and eight bevera...

Office of National Drug Control Policy Taps RIESTER creative for Use in National Anti-Meth Campaign

...y. ONDCP has selected three End Meth Now TV advertisements as part of its national outreach: " Sisters " This spot is an emotional tribute to the childhood bond formed between siblings and the importance of that relationship in fighting addiction to meth. The TV ad garnered acclaim from v...

Rita's Squeezes Pediatric Cancer with $451,000 Donation

...to Rita's guests. All guests had the option to personalize their paper lemons, which were then displayed in the local store's "Wall of Hope," a visual tribute to the community's participation in the fundraiser. In 2006, Rita's officially became a corporate partner of ALSF and implemented its unique pa...

THA Honors 12 Legislators for Contributions to Health Care

...onoring 12 of Texas' 181 state legislators with the Texas Hospital Advocacy tribute award in recognition of their accomplishments related to health care during... The Texas Hospital Association created the Texas Hospital Advocacy tribute award in 1997 to honor state legislators and other public officials who dem...

Catterton Partners Acquires Leading Cosmeceutical Brand StriVectin

...works and in this regard, we see tremendous value in the StriVectin brand," said Ms. Shaban. "StriVectin's record of profitable growth is a tribute to its customer centric marketing and targeted formulations, which helped create the cosmeceutical skincare category. With this transaction, we inten...

Ruth's Hospitality Group Inc. donates Broad Street building to Tulane

... was next to the restaurant and Fertel was revered as a passionate and generous neighborhood advocate and patron. "There couldn't be a more fitting tribute to Ruth," said Ruth's Hospitality Group's President and CEO Michael O'Donnell. "Her entrepreneurial spirit built this international company with a sin...

SearchAmerica(R) President, Daniel Johnson, Named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year(R)

...ur services have connected millions of patients with the programs designed to help them. I would like to thank the award committee and judges for this tribute and recognition." The Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year awards celebrate their 23rd anniversary this year. The program honors entreprene...

Houston Northwest Medical Center Recognized in the Top 15% of the Nation for Maternity Care Services from HealthGrades

... 76% and 84% fewer complications respectively. "To be ranked among the top 15 percent in the nation for maternity care is a great honor and is a tribute to our physicians and staff who deliver quality care to our patients year after year," said Becky Winders, women's services nursing director at Housto...

West Penn Hospital Named Winner of 2009 Premier Award for Quality

...Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago and Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia. “This award is a tribute to the outstanding quality of the physicians, nurses and allied healthcare professionals who work at West Penn Hospital. Through their unwavering com...

President Obama Delivers Historic Victory for America's Kids and Health over Tobacco

...eat day for America's kids and health. We thank President Obama for his leadership and strong support of this legislation. This new law is a tribute to the leadership and tenacity of its lead sponsors in Congress, Senator Edward Kennedy (D-MA) and Congressman Henry Waxman (D-CA). We thank them and...

Accuray's Euan Thomson Named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year(R) 2009 Award Recipient in Northern California

...ng named an Entrepreneur of the Year for Northern California is a real honor that I share with all of Accuray's employees, both past and present, as a tribute to their hard work and dedication over the years," said Euan Thomson, Ph.D., the company's president and CEO of Accuray. "I am also grateful to the do...

Sierra Tucson Recognizes Honorees at "Gratitude for Giving" Breakfast in Los Angeles

...ve been nominated and selected by fellow clinicians. Sierra Tucson will pay tribute to the community and bestow peer Recognition Awards for 11 special categori..., CA 90048. Over 275 attendees are expected to join this celebration to pay tribute to their peers. Media are invited to attend free of charge. Among ...

War and Musculoskeletal Injury Prompt Artistic Expression

... (AAOS) has opened a call for entries to a unique, juried art exhibition: Wounded in Action: An Art Exhibition of Orthopaedic Advancements , as a tribute to injured troops and families, civilians and the orthopaedic surgeons who are caring and have cared for them. WHY: Wounded in Action celebr...

A Sacred Celebration: Georgetown School of Medicine Honors Donors

... Students, faculty and families pay tribute at anatomical Donor Mass WASHINGTON, June 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Georgetown University's School of Medicine held a special interfaith cer...

AHIP Foundation Announces 2009 Community Leadership Awards

... SAN DIEGO, June 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Last night, the America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) Foundation paid tribute to Highmark Blue Shield, Keystone Mercy Health Plan, Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin, and L.A. Care Health Plan: four health plans...

Illinois Medical District Recognizes Officers of its District Security Group

... The IMD pays tribute to District Security Group Members for their service and selfless acts of courage that help make the IMD one of Chicago’s safest places to work ...

MIQS Software Again Recognized by the Computerworld Honors Program; Wins Top Award

... MIQS Recognized With Global Information Technology Award That Pays tribute to Individuals and Organizations That Use Information Technology to Benefit Society BOULDER, Colo., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- MIQS, a Boulder-based ...

Skyscape's Mobile Healthcare Professional Community Crosses the 1 Million Mark

...rusted content to our user community," said Sandeep Shah, president and CEO of Skyscape. "We consider this millionth user milestone to be a tribute to our philosophy of combining innovative technology and collaborative partnerships with best-of-the-breed content providers. Ultimately, this is a w...

St. David's HealthCare Named #1 Best Place to Work Among Large Central Texas Employers for Third Consecutive Year

... year at the Austin Business Journal 's annual "Best Places to Work" event held Thursday, May 21, 2009. "Being named a 'Best Place to Work' is a tribute to the staff, nurses, physicians, volunteers and hospital administrators at St. David's HealthCare; our business is a team effort, and this honor refl...

The Ms. Foundation for Women's 21st Annual Gloria Awards: A National Salute to Women of Vision

...einem's 75th birthday and the Ms. Foundation's 21st Annual Gloria Awards, a tribute to grassroots women activists and philanthropists who ignite change on beha...s 75th birthday. Friends and luminaries will join the Foundation in paying tribute to Gloria Steinem's trailblazing history and ongoing commitment to grassroo...

Sally Field, Phil and Jan Fenty, and Michelle King Robson to Be Honored at Benefit for Osteoporosis and Bone Health Awareness

...sts in marking NOF's 25 years of service. In addition, NOF will pay special tribute to its late founding chairman, Hon. Paul G. Rogers. The day's events s... Rogers, and their daughter, Laing Rogers Sisto, will join NOF in a special tribute to Mr. Rogers, who passed away in October 2008. About the Legends of ...

VA Honors Top Nurses Delivering Veterans' Care

...K. Shinseki said. This year's Nurses Week theme was "Nurses: Building a Healthy America." VA health care facilities throughout the country paid tribute to their nurses who play a leading role in the transformation of VA into the "people-centric, forward-looking, results-driven" 21st century health car...

The Larry King Cardiac Foundation Achieves Record Life-Saving Pace With Help From New Friends and Partners

... full steam ahead." Helping the Foundation in its efforts is 12-year-old Brooke from Florida, who recently launched an effort to raise money as a tribute to her grandmother who died from heart disease. Through sales of the Foundation's signature red bracelet, lemonade stand profits, and her request for...

Sally Field, Phil and Jan Fenty to Be Honored at Benefit for Osteoporosis and Bone Health Awareness

...obson at its Silver Silhouette Awards Dinner on Wednesday, May 20, 2009 at the Ritz-Carlton in Washington, D.C. In addition, NOF will make a special tribute to its late founding chairman, Hon. Paul G. Rogers. This annual dinner is NOF's premier special event that increases awareness of osteoporosis an...

Cleveland Clinic Named One of World's Most Ethical Companies

...dwide and have been selected as one of the top 99 most ethical," said Donald Sinko, Cleveland Clinic's Chief Integrity Officer. "This designation is a tribute to the staff and leadership at Cleveland Clinic who are unwavering in their commitment to providing patients with information and opportunities to act...

NORD to Honor Rare Disease Pioneers

...ople with rare diseases. NORD represents the nearly 30 million Americans who have rare diseases. "We are honored to have this opportunity to pay tribute to pioneers in public policy, the sciences, and health-related education and awareness," NORD President and CEO Peter L. Saltonstall said. "These ind...

State-of-the-Art Technology and Hotel-Like Environment Get CareOne's Rehab Patients Home Quicker

... News is Important During May's tribute to Older Americans, Nursing Home Residents and Stroke Survivors FORT LEE, N.J., May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- CareOne, New Jersey's largest family-owned...

March of Dimes Awards $250,000 Prize to Scientists Unraveling the Causes of Muscular Dystrophy

... research has profoundly advanced the science that underlies the understanding of birth defects. The March of Dimes Foundation created the Prize as a tribute to Dr. Jonas Salk, who received Foundation support for his work to create a polio vaccine. Also on May 3, Dr. Campbell and Dr. Kunkel delivered t...

American Airlines Launches 2009 'Miles for the Cure' Campaign to Benefit Susan G. Komen for the Cure

...'s survivorship or in memory of a loved one or friend. When an "In Honor" or "In Memory" gift is received, Komen for the Cure will send a personalized tribute card to the person or family indicated, notifying them of the donation without revealing the amount. In 2008, Miles for the Cure came close to t...

Dr. Kathleen O'Loughlin Named American Dental Association Executive Director

...lin said. "It represents the pinnacle of my professional career. What a great opportunity to serve the profession I have loved for 30 years and what a tribute to my deceased father, who as a socially conscious practicing dentist was my role model and inspiration." From 2002-2007, Dr. O'Loughlin served a...

Personalized Medicine for Mental Illness on the Horizon

...cs techniques that could aid diagnoses and treatment of brain disorders. "Today's symposium brought together MRN, NIMH, NIAAA, and NIDA both as a tribute to the scientific accomplishments inspired by the Senator, and to present new methods for treating and diagnosing mental illness and brain disease," s...

Second Harvest Heartland Honors Hunger Hero David Nasby

...rica; he is a recognized leader in promoting sustainable hunger relief; and he is the retired vice president of the General Mills Foundation. A video tribute to David Nasby is available online at www.2harvest.org . About Second Harvest Heartland Second Harvest Heartland is the Upper Midwest's la...

War and Musculoskeletal Injury Prompt Artistic Expression

...heir loved ones, but the physicians and medical teams who treat them. As a tribute to injured troops and families, civilians and the orthopaedic surgeons who ...better serve those who sustain orthopaedic trauma. The Exhibition is a tribute to injured troops, civilians and the orthopaedic surgeons who are caring an...
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