Crisis in Myanmar Relief Camps: Mass Exodus Sets Stage for Public Health Emergency
- Hundreds of thousands of homeless forced to migrate north for aid
- World Vision has assisted 78,000 people so far with water, rice, survival items
YANGON, Myanmar, May 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The lives of
thousands of cyclone survivors are at extreme r...
Incentives to stop Zimbabwe skills exodus
The Zimbabwe government has decided to spend US$2 million to curb a massive exodus
of skilled workers like doctors, lawyers and nurses from the country.//
This amount was allocated by the government as a part if a skills retention package. The state-controlled Herald was told by Washington Mbiz...
APA Releases Report on Sexuality Debate
...between religious beliefs and same-sex attraction. exodus
International, the largest worldwide ministry to t...forts to ensure this in the future.
does not fully agree with the APA's criticisms of ...y important."
Alan Chambers, President of exodus
International, says that not only is faith is an e...
Majority of Docs Believe Miracles have Occurred in the Past and Can Occur Today
...terally translated. The majority of physicians (56%) agreed that the stories presented in religious scripts (such as the parting of the Red Sea in the exodus
for Jews or the resurrection of Jesus for Christians) should be seen as metaphorically true. Among the physicians who claimed to practice a specific ...
St. Jude Study Reveals a New Function for an Old Enzyme in Fatal Childhood Disease
"The evidence strongly suggests that in children lacking a normal gene
for NEU1, disruption of the bone marrow environment causes the exodus
hematopoietic cells from the marrow to the spleen," d'Azzo said. "That
leads to development of the symptoms of sialidosis. Although we don't have
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Center For Creative Leadership Launch National Training Program for Nonprofit Leaders
...eive the training they need to best serve those
The nonprofit sector, like many industries and sectors, is facing an
of senior leaders who will be retiring in the coming
years. A study by the Bridgespan Group estimated that by 2016, nonprofit
groups will need approxi...
5,000 Sutter Nurses Prepare for Second Strike Against Chain
... of the Council of Presidents of the
California Nurses Association/National Nurses Organizing Committee
commented: "There's a danger that we'll see an exodus
of experienced nurses
out of Sutter facilities. The working conditions are far below other
hospitals in the Bay Area."
Sutter hospitals affected are...
Survey: Many Older Physicians Plan to Opt Out of Patient Care
would be greatly reduced, according to Smith. "Almost half the physicians in the United States are 50 years old or
older," Smith observes. "An exodus
of older doctors from medicine would be
a disaster for patient care in this country." Younger doctors not as hard working? The survey further indica...
New AHIP Report Takes a Ten Year Look at the Unintended Consequences of State Efforts to Change the Insurance Market
... states that implemented guarantee issue
and community rating saw a rise in insurance premiums, a reduction of
individual insurance enrollment, and an exodus
of health insurers from the
individual insurance market. In addition, the report found no significant
decrease in the uninsured population in states t...
Hong Kong's Shopping Spree Surges On, and on
A decade ago when Britain was handing the territory back to China, sceptics predicted an end to its decades-long shopping spree with a wealth exodus
from communist Chinese rule.
It didn't happen. In fact, although its international reputation is often centred on global finance, Hong Kong's ...
Exodus in Medical Dictionary
...of August to participate in the Struma project. ... The Struma is 70 metres under the surface of the Black Sea. ... A true story of the Jewish exodus
from Romania to Palestine via Turkey, during World War II. Tragic landmark event of that episode which was a turning point in the ... Directed by ...
Exodus in Biological News
Ancient African exodus mostly involved men, geneticists find
BOSTON, Mass. (Dec. 21, 2008) Modern humans left Africa over 60,000 years ago in a migration that many believe was responsible for nearly all of the human population that exist outside Africa today.
Now, researchers have revealed that men and women weren't equal partners in that exodus. By tr...
Climate change is the largest environmental change expected this century. It is likely to intensify droughts, storms and floods, which will undoubtedly lead to environmental migrations and potential conflicts in the areas migrated to.
In the aftermath of environmental disasters such as Hurrican...
September Geology and GSA Today media highlights
...r major extinction events, and may prove important in the evolution of early life on Earth.
Desert speleothems reveal climatic window for African exodus
of early modern humans
Anton Vaks, Hebrew University, Institute of Earth Sciences, Edmond Safra Givat Ram Campus, Jerusalem 91904, Israel; et al. p...
Hofmeyr skull supports the 'Out of Africa' theory
...65,000 and 25,000 years ago to colonize the Old World. However, other genetic studies (generally on nuclear DNA) argue against this African origin and exodus
model. Instead, they suggest that archaic non-African groups, such as the Neandertals, made significant contributions to the genomes of modern humans ...
Exodus in Biological Technology
Wisconsin Labor Shortage on the Horizon
... We are a incubator state, there is a significant trend in out-of-state businesses buying Wisconsin companies, said Ludeman. This will cause a further exodus
of tax and income dollars for Wisconsin. New start-ups are not replacing these businesses fast enough. Wisconsin ranks 43 out of 50 as a state for new...
WTN Interview: Senator Ted Kanavas
...deal of intellectual property. IP is still the largest export in this country, by far. Wisconsin has become an exporter of people. We have to stop the exodus
of quality people and quality ideas. We have to make it attractive to build those kinds of companies here. That is the whole genesis of this Grow Wisc...
Gone missing: Today jobs, tomorrow workers?
...er that another long predicted and potentially counter balancing trend the exodus
of the baby-boom generation from the workforce is beginning to happen.
...rs now so that they will be ready to step into jobs vacated when the boomer exodus
starts in the next couple of years.
Tony DiRomualdo is a busin...
Pedlar the latest executive to leave Merge
... West Allis, Wis. - The exodus
continues at Merge Technologies, Inc.
The embattled medical imaging software developer, which does business as Merge Healthcare, has announced th...
Data centers: Buyers beware of over-hyped facilities
...my client contact and sign a Non-Disclosure Agreement prior to gaining access to the data center and I was never allowed out on the floor without an exodus
employee being with me at all times. They were very sensitive about cameras (none were allowed). That being said
Most data centers have a brag pa...
Shades of gray: Business impacts of an aging workforce
...al in a single bound. Indeed, lately the media has been saturated with stories about the coming skills shortages that are sure to result from the mass exodus
of Baby Boomers from the workforce.
Many of these press accounts would lead one to believe that this trend and its impacts on businesses are black ...
Exodus in Biological Products