National League of Cities Commends President and Congress on Work Towards Health Care Reform
WASHINGTON, July 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On behalf of America's cities and towns, National League of Cities President Kathleen Novak, mayor, Northglenn, Colo., commends
President Barack Obama, the House of Representatives, and the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Commi...
American Academy of Dermatology Commends Reclassification of Tanning Beds as Carcinogenic
SCHAUMBURG, Ill., July 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Academy of Dermatology (Academy) commends
the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) for its re-categorization of indoor tanning devices as carcinogenic to humans. This classification places indoor tanning in t...
FRC's Tony Perkins Commends Pro-life Lawmakers Who Oppose Federal Funding of Abortion
WASHINGTON, July 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Family Research Council ( FRC ) President Tony Perkins today applauded the strong stand of a group of pro-life lawmakers who at a news conference today on Capital Hill demonstrated that federal funding of abortion is contained in the cur...
American Academy of Dermatology Association Commends Texas for Enacting the Most Restrictive Indoor Tanning Law in the Country
SCHAUMBURG, Ill., June 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today Texas Governor Rick Perry signed a bill into law that will prohibit the use of indoor tanning devices for all Texans under the age of 16.5 and will require in-person parental consent for those between the ages of 16.5 and 18.
TSI Healthcare Commends Efforts of New Healthcare IT Plan
CHAPEL HILL, N.C., June 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- TSI Healthcare Inc., a leader in healthcare information systems sales and support, announced its eager support of the American Stimulus Bill and the development of an educational web seminar on the topic. The bill features a minimum of $19 bill...
DaVita Commends Kidney Care Partners for Launch of PEAK Campaign
Programs Designed to Address High Risks for New Dialysis Patients Making a Difference in Cutting Patient Mortality Rates
DENVER, June 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA ), a leading provider of kidney care services for those diagnosed with chronic kidney disease (CKD), today...
Rep. Lewis Commends Kidney Care Partners' Health Care Campaign to Improve Survival Rates of First-Year Dialysis Patients in Georgia
- "PEAK" Campaign: "Performance Excellence and Accountability in Kidney Care" to reduce mortality by 20 percent, extend 10,000 lives by the end of 2012 -
WASHINGTON, June 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Kidney Care Partners announced the launch of a voluntary quality improvement campaign ple...
Coalition Commends Senators Baucus, Grassley for Including Prevention, Wellness of Chronic Disease in Recent Paper on Coverage Policy Options
WASHINGTON, May 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Partnership to Fight Chronic Disease (PFCD) commends
Senate Finance Committee Chairman Sen. Max Baucus (D-Mont.), and Ranking Member Sen. Charles Grassley (R-Iowa) for prioritizing prevention and management of chronic diseases and their risk factor...
TFAH Commends President's 2010 Budget
WASHINGTON, May 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Trust for America's Health commends
the Obama Administration for increases in the fiscal year (FY) 2010 budget for public health programs that will help improve the health of Americans.
"The President is walking the walk when it comes to funding p...
US Oncology Commends Governor Sebelius' Confirmation as U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services
Kansas Governor a Strong Choice Due to Experience in Navigating Complex Health Care Access Issues, Working Across Party Lines to Promote Reform
WASHINGTON, April 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- US Oncology, which supports one of the nation's largest cancer treatment and research networks ...
Commends in Medical Technology
Lung Cancer Alliance Commends NCCN on Screening Guidelines
WASHINGTON, March 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lung Cancer Alliance
(LCA) called the new screening guidelines announced by the National
Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) "a positive step in the right direction
that will encourage those at high risk for lung cancer to fully investigate
Test for Life Commends North Carolina Rules Commission for Implementing CDC Recommendations for HIV Testing
New rules allow expanded routine screening
WASHINGTON, Nov. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Test for Life
commended the North Carolina Commission for Public Health and the North
Carolina Rules Review Commission for updating the state laws to include the
Centers for Disease Control and Pr...
Lupus Research Institute Highly Encouraged by Benlysta(TM) Trial Results
...proach--huge international concurrent trials which represent a large investment in systemic lupus therapy," Utset added.
"The lupus community commends
HGS and GlaxoSmithKline for their commitment and perseverance in finally bringing this potential new lupus treatment to trial," said Dowd. "And we tha...
Lupus Under the Spotlight: U.S. Congress Shows Support for Women's Health Issues
... NEW YORK, May 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Alliance for Lupus
Research (ALR) commends
the Senate on its passage of a resolution
supporting the goals and ideals of National Women's Health Week that begins
annually on Mother's Day. The re...
AIDS Action Council Statement on World AIDS Day 2007: Leadership Needed for a National Strategy to Stop the AIDS Epidemic
HIV/AIDS. The next President, along with Congress, must demonstrate the
political will and leadership needed to stop AIDS.
AIDS Action commends
that Hillary Clinton, John Edwards, Dennis
Kucinich, Barack Obama and Bill Richardson for committing to developing a
national AIDS strategy if elected...
Childhood Influenza Immunization Coalition Encourages Vaccination Throughout the Influenza Season
...as the first ever
"Children's Flu Vaccination Day." The National Foundation for Infectious
Diseases' (NFID) Childhood Influenza Immunization Coalition commends
effort to emphasize the importance of annual influenza vaccination to
protect children and their contacts from this serious and potentially
Commends in Biological News
APS commends President Obama's memorandum on scientific integrity
WASHINGTON, D.C. The American Physical Society today commends
President Obama's decision to sign a Memorandum on Scientific Integrity that will ensure that fact-based, scientific evidence is used in the development of solutions to the nation's most pressing challenges.
"This memorandum rightl...
IEEE-USA commends president for asking Congress to double support for critical research
WASHINGTON (29 January 2008)-- IEEE-USA President Russ Lefevre commends
President George W. Bush for asking Congress to double federal support for critical basic research in the physical sciences in his State of the Union address Monday night.
We appreciate the president reminding Congress how ...
Afghanistan releases its first-ever list of protected species
...cies listing the IUCN Red List. By the end of 2009, WCS says the list may be expanded to as many as 70 species.
"The Wildlife Conservation Society commends
the Afghanistan's National Environment Protection Agency for showing a continued commitment to conserving its natural heritage even during these chal...
UC San Diego bioengineering professor trey ideker wins 2009 Overton Prize
...many honors and was recognized as one of the top 10 innovators of 2006 by MIT's Technology Review.
Aviv Regev, the 2008 ISCB Overton Prize winner, commends
the selection of Ideker for the 2009 award. "Trey's work has epitomized the power of integrating innovative computational methods with cutting-edge ge...
Biologists, educators recognize excellence in evolution education
...and thanks Randy for his class, and whenever I have his former students in my classes, they are all effusive in their praise for him." Decker further commends
Moore for his scholarship, noting that he works to publish timely research on evolution education that is also relevant to instructors.
Commends in Biological Technology
Frost & Sullivan Commends Honeywell Enraf for Cutting-Edge Products and Post-Sales Support
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of available blending solutions, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Honeywell Enraf with the 2008 Global Product Value Leadership of the Year Award. Honeywell Enraf's comprehensive suite of blending products facilitates not on...
B. Braun Medical Inc. Recognized by Industry for Manufacturing Influential Medical Devices
... Medical Device & Diagnostic Industry Magazine's 30 Years, 30 Devices Special Issue commends
BETHLEHEM, Pa., June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Medical Device and Diagnostic Industry has recognized three medical devices manufactured by B...
Pathway for Biosimilars Act Protects Patients, Promotes Competition, Preserves Innovation and Creates Quality Jobs, Lilly Says
...ion, preserve incentives for biotechnology innovation and foster investments that will produce more high-paying jobs in the life sciences.
Representatives Eshoo, Inslee and Barton for joining together and introducing a carefully considered, balanced approach to ensuring the promise of bio...
Cleveland Clinic and Rutgers to Lead Newly Formed Institute for War Wounded
...ial tissue and the treatment of burns.
Cleveland Clinic President and CEO Delos "Toby" Cosgrove has
experienced the devastation of war firsthand and commends
"Early in my career, I served as an Air Force surgeon in Vietnam where
I saw military casualties firsthand and witnessed the impa...
Novo Nordisk Applauds Adoption of World Diabetes Day Resolutions by U.S. Congress
...n.) to help
focus attention on diabetes and make the disease a top national health care
"With over 80 years in diabetes care, Novo Nordisk commends
leadership and commitment of Representatives Payne and Manzullo and
Senators Stabenow, Domenici, Lautenberg and Coleman, and the entire
Governor Doyle Plans To Increase Web Access
...r Wisconsin consumers, but also meets objectives of the Governor's Plan," said Mike Tye, AT&T regional vice present of Law and Government Affairs. ATT commends
the Governor for recognizing the need to develop a competitive communications infrastructure that puts the state in a position to be "fully engaged in...