Pennsylvania Commission for Women Rallies Against Senate Budget Proposal
Leaders Denounce Plan as Harmful to Women and Children
HARRISBURG, Pa., July 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Commission
for Women today hosted a rally at the state Capitol to oppose devastating budget cuts proposed by the Senate that would endanger cri...
Dove and Early Canada Goose Seasons to Begin Sept. 1; Game Commission Posts Avian Influenza Information on Website
HARRISBURG, Pa., July 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hunters will see similar dove and early Canada goose seasons and bag limits, both of which open Sept. 1, as part of Pennsylvania's 2009-10 migratory bird seasons announced today by Pennsylvania Game Commission
Executive Director Carl G. Roe.
Oakland Port Commission Seeks Resolution to Allow Local Officials Real Power to Clean Up Diesel Truck Pollution; Improve Security, Safety
OAKLAND, Calif., July 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a rebuke to the status quo in a deregulated trucking market, the Oakland Commission
acknowledged a critical need for Congress to modernize transportation policy so the Port has the legal authority to set and enforce trucking industry standards ...
Federal Trade Commission Reports: Authorized Generics, During the 180-day Exclusivity Period, Benefit Consumers and the American Healthcare System
- Authorized Generics Benefit Consumers and Save the American Healthcare System Money
CINCINNATI, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Prasco Laboratories , a Mason-based independent authorized generic company, applauds the Federal Trade Commission
(FTC) for issuing their interim report on the short and ...
Case Western Reserve University Receives $5M From Third Frontier Commission for the Center for Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine
Funding supports multiple commercial, emerging and pilot projects
CLEVELAND, June 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Center for Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine (CSCRM), comprised of Case Western Reserve University (CWRU), Cleveland Clinic (CC), University Hospitals (UH), and Athersys, ...
Joint Commission President Emeritus Joins Truman Medical Centers' Board of Directors
KANSAS CITY, Mo., June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- President Emeritus of The Joint Commission, Dennis O'Leary, M.D., will join the Truman Medical Centers (TMC) Board of Directors at the June 2009 meeting.
Dr. O'Leary is a recipient of the Eisenberg Honorary Award for Individual Achievement for his ou...
U.S. Civil Rights Commission to Hold Public Briefing on Health Care Disparities Between Minorities and Non-Minorities, and Business Meeting
WASHINGTON, June 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following press release was issued today by the U.S. Commission
on Civil Rights:
DATE AND TIME: Friday, June 12, 2009; 9:30 a.m. EDT
PLACE: 624 9th St., N.W.
Washington, DC 20425
The U.S. Commiss...
NSD Bio Group, LLC Selected By U.S. - China Economic & Security Review Commission for Analysis of China's Pharma Supply Chain on U.S. Pharmaceuticals
PHILADELPHIA, May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- NSD Bio Group, LLC - North American Advisory firm, has been tapped by the U.S. China Economic and Security Review Commission, to conduct special research and analyses on the increasing role of China's raw ingredients used in pharmaceutical products and dietary ...
Joint Commission Awards TeamHealth Teleradiology Second Consecutive Gold Seal of Approval(TM)
KNOXVILLE, Tenn., April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- TeamHealth Teleradiology has earned its second consecutive Gold Seal of Approval(TM) from The Joint Commission, the company announced today.
"Organizations awarded this Gold Seal of Approval(TM) undergo a credible, rigorous evaluation that ensures in...
Specialists On Call Renews Joint Commission Accreditation
Leading Private Telemedicine Company Maintains Quality During Rapid Growth
WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Specialists On Call, Inc., (SOC) a leading private provider of specialty physician consultations via telemedical link, has completed its 2009 Joint Commission
Commission in Medical Technology
Certification Commission for Healthcare Information Technology to Develop Dermatology-Specific Functionality Criteria for Electronic Health Record (EHR) Technology
New Criteria to Help Facilitate EHR Adoption in Small, Ambulatory Physician Practices
SCHAUMBURG, Ill., March 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Certification Commission
for Healthcare Information Technology (CCHIT(R)), the federally recognized body for testing and certifying electronic healt...
Joint Commission Urges Patients to 'Speak Up' About Pain
Education campaign coincides with Pain Awareness Month
OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pain is
just a part of life, right? Maybe not. Pain is actually one of the main
reasons that Americans seek medical treatment, and untreated pain can have
serious effects -- slo...
Oregon Tourism Commission Unveils New Online Customer Service Training Program
SALEM, Ore., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The Oregon Tourism Commission
launched its new free online Quality Care Customer Service Training Program
(Q Care) this week on http://www.OregonQCare.com .
Oregon Q Care is a training program created to support the tourism and
hospitality industry throu...
Pew Commission Says Industrial Scale Farm Animal Production Poses 'Unacceptable' Risks to Public Health, Environment
WASHINGTON, April 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The current industrial
farm animal production (IFAP) system often poses unacceptable risks to
public health, the environment and the welfare of the animals themselves,
according to an extensive 2 1/2-year examination conducted by the Pew
European Commission Approves ATRIPLA(R) (efavirenz 600 mg/emtricitabine 200 mg/tenofovir disoproxil fumarate 300 mg), the First Once-Daily Single Tablet Regimen for Virologically Suppressed Adults With HIV-1 Infection
- Product Developed Through Joint Venture Between Bristol-Myers Squibb and Gilead Sciences, the First of Its Kind in HIV Treatment -
PRINCETON, N.J. and FOSTER CITY, Calif., Dec. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/
-- The European Commission
has granted marketing authorization for
Wyeth's TORISEL Receives European Commission Approval for the Treatment of Advanced Kidney Cancer
TORISEL Extends Median Overall Survival vs. Interferon-Alpha
COLLEGEVILLE, Pa., Nov. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wyeth
Pharmaceuticals, a division of Wyeth (NYSE: WYE ), announced today that the
has approved TORISEL(TM) (temsirolimus) for the
first-line treatment of...
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...
Game Commission Announces EHD Confirmed in Fayette County
HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dr. Walter Cottrell,
Pennsylvania Game Commission
wildlife veterinarian, today announced that
the test result from an adult female deer has confirmed that epizootic
hemorrhagic disease (EHD) has been found in Dunbar Township, Fayette
Allos Therapeutics' PDX Granted Orphan Medicinal Product
Designation by the European Commission
WESTMINSTER, Colo., April 19, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --
Allos Therapeutics, Inc. today announced that the Commission
European Communities, with a favorable opinion of the Committee for
Orphan Medicinal Products of the European Medicines Agency (EMEA),
has granted orphan drug designatio...
Vectibix(R) in Combination With Chemotherapy Significantly Improved Progression-Free Survival in First-Line Metastatic Colorectal Cancer
...ooking statements involve significant risks and uncertainties, including those discussed below and more fully described in the Securities and Exchange commission
(SEC) reports filed by Amgen, including Amgen's most recent annual report on Form 10-K and most recent periodic reports on Form 10-Q and Form 8-K. Pl...
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The Joint commission
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European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
...l Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), part of the World Health Organization , and funded by the 'Europe Against Cancer' programme of the European commission
as well as multiple nation-specific grants and charities.
521,457 healthy adults, mostly aged 35-70 years, were enrolled in 23 centres in ten Europ...
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Another fisheries commission throws the science overboard in tuna decision, WWF says
BUSAN, South Korea, December 12, 2008 The Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission
(WCPFC) decision to make only minor reductions in fishing for bigeye and yellowfin tuna does nothing to help stop the demise of these species, World Wildlife Fund said today. The WCPFC disregarded the advic...
Tuna Commission to decide the future of Mediterranean bluefin
Marrakech, Morocco, November 17, 2008 The International Commission
for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT) will meet from November 17- 24 in Marrakech, Morocco to make decisions on measures to save Mediterranean bluefin tuna from collapse.
ICCAT meets this year with mounting evidence o...
North American environmental commission launches trinational vaquita conservation plan
Mexicali, Mexico, 28 October 2008 In response to the urgent need to save the vaquita porpoise, the governments of Canada, Mexico and the United States asked the Commission
for Environmental Cooperation (CEC) to formulate a strategy to support Mexico's efforts to recover the world's most-endangere...
NOAA and NSF commission national study of ocean acidification
The first comprehensive national study of how carbon dioxide emissions absorbed into the oceans may be altering fisheries, marine mammals, coral reefs, and other natural resources has been commissioned by NOAA and the National Science Foundation.
"Carbon dioxide released into the atmosphere th...
USP Convention and Chinese Pharmacopoeia Commission sign Memorandum of Understanding
Rockville, Md., March 6, 2008 The U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) and the Chinese Pharmacopoeia Commission
(ChP) this week signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the purpose of working together to strengthen the quality of medicines and foods in the United States and China.
CWRU receives $5 million from Ohio Third Frontier Commission
CLEVELAND June 25, 2009 The Center for Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine (CSCRM), comprised of Case Western Reserve University (CWRU), Cleveland Clinic (CC), University Hospitals (UH), and Athersys, Inc. has received $5 million from Ohio's Third Frontier Commission
under the Research Commercializ...
End of the line for Tuna Commission
Marrakech, Morocco, November 25, 2008 The commission
tasked with protecting Atlantic bluefin tuna has once again failed to save the species, according to World Wildlife Fund. The International Commission
for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT) decided to ignore its own scientists' recommen...
e-Smart Technologies, Inc. Responds to Information Subpoenas From Securities & Exchange Commission
NEW YORK, Dec. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- via COMTEX -- As discussed
by e-Smart Technologies, Inc. (Pink Sheets: ESMT); ("e-Smart" or the
Company") during its December 27, 2007 Telephonic Shareholder Conference
Call, the Securities and Exchange Commission
(SEC) has initiated an inquiry
European Commission funds EBI to do new research on synergies between bioinformatics and medical informatics
In findings with implications for pandemic influenza, a new study reports for the first time that a less-virulent strain of avian influenza virus can spread from poultry to humans. The research appears in the October 1 issue of The Journal of Infectious Diseases, now available online.
EMBO pioneers pension plan for internationally mobile postdoctoral researchers
...nsion scheme, while nearly all of them were insured against health risks and accidents. The European Charter for Researchers, released by the European commission
(EC) in 2005, called for "adequate and equitable social security provisions" as a basic entitlement for researchers.
A recent decision by the EC t...
Commission in Biological Technology
U.S. Federal Trade Commission to Challenge Thoratec's Proposed Acquisition of HeartWare International
PLEASANTON, Calif., FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and SYDNEY, July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Thoratec Corporation (Nasdaq: THOR ), a world leader in device-based mechanical circulatory support therapies to save, support and restore failing hearts, and HeartWare International, Inc. (Nasdaq: ...
NeurogesX Receives European Commission Approval for Qutenza(TM)
Approved for peripheral neuropathic pain in non-diabetic adults
SAN MATEO, Calif., May 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NeurogesX, Inc. (Nasdaq: NGSX ), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing novel pain management therapies, announced today that the European Commi...
European Commission Approves EFIENT(R) (prasugrel) for Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome Undergoing PCI
TOKYO and INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Heart patients with acute coronary syndrome (ACS) undergoing an artery-opening procedure will soon have a new treatment option to help prevent heart attacks. Daiichi Sankyo Company, Limited (TSE: 4568) and Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LL...
NSD Bio Group, LLC chosen by U.S.-China Economic & Security Review Commission for Report on China's High Tech Sectors
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- NSD Bio Group, LLC -- a North
American Advisory firm -- has been tapped by the U.S. China Economic and
Security Review Commission, to conduct special analyses on China's continuing
developmental efforts in specific high-tech industries, including
Stem Cell Transplantation Program at Hackensack University Medical Center: First in Nation to Receive Joint Commission Certification for Quality and First in New Jersey to be Named a Blue Distinction(R) Center for Specialty Care.
HACKENSACK, N.J., Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Blood and Marrow Stem Cell
Transplantation Program at the John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack
University Medical Center is the first in the United States to receive
Disease Specific Care Certification for stem cell transplantation from The
Consumer Product Safety Commission not ready for nanotech
Washington, DC The inability of the Consumer Product Safety Commission
(CPSC) to carry out its mandate with respect to simple, low-tech products such as children's jewelry and toy trains bodes poorly for its ability to oversee the safety of complex, high-tech products made using nanotechnology, a...
Allegiance Equity Corporation announces collaboration with Canadian Dairy Commission and Guelph Food Technologies Corporation for Alzheimers and Dementia formulation GG-XT
Canadian Dairy Commission
funds formulation of two beverages with GG-XT at Guelph Food Technologies.
TORONTO, June 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - The Canadian Dairy Commission
has funded the formulation of two dairy beverages with ...
Lilly's Connelly Appointed to the President's Commission on White House Fellowships
Program is the nation's most prestigious for leadership and public service
WASHINGTON, June 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Office of President
George W. Bush today announced the appointment of Deirdre P. Connelly to
the President's Commission
on White House Fellowships. Connelly is the
White Paper Helps Hospitals Prepare Staff for Joint Commission Environment of Care Interview Sessions
NEEDHAM, Mass., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Preparing for The Joint
Commission survey process within the Environment of Care (EC) is
challenging because virtually all internal services used to support patient
care, including all areas of the EC, may be audited. As a result, a
Maryland Stem Cell Research Commission Recommends 62 Projects for Funding
COLUMBIA, Md., May 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Maryland Stem Cell
(Commission) has completed its evaluation of the 122
applications in response to its three official Requests for Applications
(RFAs). The board of directors of the Maryland Technology Development
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in Germany conducted a study in the 1990s and found that German Waldorf school (Steiner school) graduates scored significantly higher than German publ...
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