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Dr. Tiffany McCormack in Reno, Nevada Named in Forbes Magazine as One of 10 Most Dependable Plastic Surgeons in the West

Opening a new, state-of-the-art cosmetic plastic surgery practice in the Lake Tahoe and Reno, Nevada area, Dr. Tiffany McCormack hits the ground running with a prestigious honor listed in one of the nation’s leading publications. Dedicating her practice to providing personalized, comprehens...

Abaxis, Inc. CEO to Present at the Eighth Annual Forbes Global CEO Conference in Singapore

UNION CITY, Calif., Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Abaxis, Inc. (Nasdaq: ABAX ), a medical products company manufacturing point-of-care blood analysis systems, announced today that Clint Severson, CEO and President, will participate in the Forbes Global CEO Conference "Best Under a Billion...

Almost Family Named One of Ten Best Newcomers to Forbes Magazine 200 Best Small Companies

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Almost Family, Inc. (Nasdaq: AFAM ) has been named a "Top Newcomer" to Forbes Magazine's annual ranking of the 200 Best Small Companies in the magazine's Oct. 29, 2007 issue. Almost Family debuts at #77 in the annual rankings by Forbes which...

Orphanage Receives Nearly $1 Million from Private Donor

...uding; Glamour Magazine, NBC TV, Reader's Digest, Good Morning America, and forbes Magazine. It was in forbes Magazine that the story of Whole Child caught the attention of Tom Mower, w...

BD and Direct Relief International Team Up to Provide Free Diabetes Insulin Injection Products to Americans Impacted by the Economic Downturn

...50 million in assistance and is the only nonprofit licensed to provide prescription medicines in all 50 states. It is one of two charities ranked by forbes that has received a perfect fundraising efficiency score for seven consecutive years and is ranked by the Chronicle of Philanthropy as California's...

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Introduces a Health Insurance Solution With a Special 'Boulder Flair' to Chamber Members

... with 1-50 employees, is currently being sold with effective dates of July 1, 2009. "Boulder is a very special community. This year it topped forbes list of America's top 25 towns to live well, and last year was cited by the magazine as being both one of the country's smartest cities and best-educ...

Aflac Incorporated To Release Second Quarter Results on July 29, 2009

...he 50 Best Companies for Supplier Diversity and on Black Enterprise magazine's list of the 40 Best Companies for Diversity. Aflac was also named by forbes magazine as America's Best-Managed Company in the Insurance category. Aflac Incorporated is a Fortune 500 company listed on the New York Stock Exchan...

Spiritual Outlook Can Affect Mental Health in Breast Cancer

...their seriously ill patients, even though most want their physicians to be aware of their beliefs," study author Dr. Randy Hebert, medical director of forbes Hospice, part of the West Penn Allegheny Health System, said in a news release. "Our study suggests that engaging patients about their religious or sp...

Perot Systems Selected to Implement Health Information Systems in China

...client, Northern Arizona Healthcare, the company received the 2009 Outsourcing Excellence Award for "Best Interest Alignment" by the Everest Group and forbes magazine. In addition, Perot Systems was ranked Best in KLAS for Clinical Implementation - Principal* and was also rated #1 for Clinical Implementati...

Mayo Clinic Plans Facility at Mall of America

...nic's tradition of innovation by focusing on the needs of the patient," Dr. forbes said. "Mayo strives to create greater value for patients by developing care...ue for our state." A dedicated Mayo Clinic team led by Drs. Herman and forbes will continue to work on the vision and strategy for the new facility and w...
Forbes in Medical Technology

Patient's Own Infection-Fighting T Cells Put Late-Stage Melanoma Into Long-Term Remission - Without Chemotherapy or Radiation

...and passion for health, knowledge and hope to their work and to the world. For more information, please visit http://fhcrc.org . CONTACT: Dean forbes 206-667-2896 dforbes@fhcrc.org Available Topic Expert(s): For information on the listed expert(s), click appropriate link. Dean Forbes https:/...

St. Jude Study Shows How T Cell's Machinery Dials Down Autoimmunity

... and function is controlled," Vignali said. Other authors include Haopeng Wang, Kelly Durick Eder, Creg Workman, Kelli Boyd, Zachary Baquet, Karen forbes and Richard Smeyne (St. Jude); Harvir Singh, Andrzej Chruscinski and Paul Utz (Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, Calif.); and Nicolai ...

White Nose Syndrome: Is Pennsylvania Next?

...ed states and the USFWS have sent afflicted bats to laboratories throughout the United States. This effort includes several bats from Barton Cave - on forbes State Forest in Fayette County - and Hartman Mine, because some white fungus was found on otherwise apparently healthy bats in recent Game Commission ...

Video: New Results From One of the World's Largest Breast Cancer Trials Herald Hope for Thousands of Women

...earliest opportunity after diagnosis." Professor forbes continued: "Prior to the ATAC trial, tamoxifen was...resentation of the ATAC 100 data by Professor John forbes or to download the ATAC 100 publication in The Lan...d online, Lancet Oncology Saturday 15 December 2. forbes J, on behalf on the ATAC Trialist's Group. ATAC: 1...

Anastrozole Confirmed Superior in Breast Cancer Prevention

...reated with anastrozole disappears after treatment ends. Speaking at the Thursday session of the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, Professor John forbes of the University of Newcastle presented the much-anticipated long-term results of the ATAC (Anastrozole, Tamoxifen, Alone or in Combination) trial th...

Investigational Study Evaluates the Effectiveness of Aripiprazole in Adolescents With Schizophrenia

... obligation to publicly update any forward- looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. (1) Robb AS, forbes RA, Marcus RN, Carson Jr. WH. Efficacy of aripiprazole in the treatment of adolescents with schizophrenia. Poster presentation NR742 at: ann...
Forbes in Biological News

Parascript Signature Verification Technology Used by Moscow Law Firm to Detect Signature Fraud in $160,000 Debt Collection Case

...ns, and experience in conducting trials enable unconventional approach to judicial proof issues required by the customers. Clients include Russian and forbes 500 international companies. ...

Parascript Signature Verification Technology Used by Moscow Law Firm to Detect Signature Fraud in $160,000 Debt Collection Case

...ns, and experience in conducting trials enable unconventional approach to judicial proof issues required by the customers. Clients include Russian and forbes 500 international companies. ...

Host shift triggers cascading effect on ecosystem, research finds

...versity itself, says evolutionary ecologist Andrew forbes of the University of California, Davis, whose newl... triggered a cascading effect on the ecosystem. forbes and his colleagues found that a parasitic wasp ( D...es less than 250 years ago. "The two populations," forbes said, "have since become partially reproductively ...

AGU journal highlights -- Jan. 28, 2008

...eld a deeper understanding of atmospheric properties unique to each planet, forbes et al. study the response of Mars's exosphere to solar cycle variation by a...bility of Mars' exosphere densities and temperatures Authors: Jeffrey M. forbes and Xiaoli Zhang: Department of Aerospace Engineering Sciences, University ...
Forbes in Biological Technology

Abaxis CEO Clint Severson Named 'Entrepreneur of the Year' by Forbes Magazine

Abaxis Ranked 11th of the '200 Best Small Companies In America' UNION CITY, Calif., Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Abaxis, Inc. (Nasdaq: ABAX ), a medical products company manufacturing point-of-care blood chemistry analysis systems, announced today that Clint Severson, Abaxis' chairma...

MacAndrews & Forbes Names Barry F. Schwartz as Executive Vice Chairman

NEW YORK, Oct. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc. announced today the appointment of Barry F. Schwartz as Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Administrative Officer. As Chief Administrative Officer, Mr. Schwartz will supervise all legal, financial, governmental and administrati...

Forbes Sr. Editor Kurt Bandenhausen on Forbes ranking of top cities for business

Madisons #1 ranking applies to all of Dane County Editors Note: Madisons ranking of the number 1 city for business and careers extends to all of Dane County. In an interview with Forbes Sr. Editor, Kurt Badenhausen, he revels that the publication's Best Places for Business and Careers rank...

Neogen Reports 16% Increase in Revenues

...ard & Poor's SmallCap 600 indexes, and was named to Fortune Magazine's annual list of America's 100 Fastest Growing Small Public Companies, and to forbes Magazine's annual list of the 200 Best Small Companies in America for the fourth consecutive year and seventh time in the last nine years. N...

Natural Fuels Industries Eyes 'Biomass Rich' Georgia for Production Facility

...o produce alternative energy from organic waste. According to a recent forbes Magazine article entitled "America's Best Places For Alternative Energy," t...e than any other state in the country, as a reason for the state's ranking. forbes also cited that roughly 50 million tons of the state's own timber ends up i...

Senesco Technologies, Inc. Announces the Appointment of Dr. Harlan W. Waksal, M.D. as Chairman of the Board of Directors and the Addition of Mr. Warren J. Isabelle, CFA to its Board of Directors

...r will continue serving on the Board and also serve as a member of a newly formed Executive Committee that includes Dr. Harlan Waksal, Mr. Christopher forbes and Mr. Rudolf Stalder. Dr. Waksal joined the Board of Senesco in October 2008. Dr. Waksal is President and sole Proprietor of Waksal Consulting...

FRC: NIH Stem Cell Guidelines Reflect Poor Science, Ignore Real Hope for Patients

...Taxpayer funding should instead focus on common ground stem cell research and support legislation like the Patient's First Act sponsored by Rep. Randy forbes (R-VA) and Rep. Dan Lipinksi (D-IL). Congress also needs to renew the Dickey-Wicker Amendment, which would forbid taxpayer funding of the creation of ...

Neogen Reports Best Quarter in Its 26-Year History

...2009 compared to the previous year. Neogen's second quarter also saw forbes Magazine name Neogen to its annual list of the 200 Best Small Companies in ...or the fourth consecutive year and seventh time in the last nine years. The forbes list is based on growth in sales, earnings, and return on equity for the pa...

West Penn Allegheny Health System Announces Recruitment of Leading Burn Specialists

...es that serve Pittsburgh and the surrounding five-state area: The Western Pennsylvania Hospital in Pittsburgh and The Western Pennsylvania Hospital -- forbes Regional Campus in Monroeville. The Western Pennsylvania Hospital in Pittsburgh is the first hospital in Pittsburgh and western Pennsylvania to...

Life Sciences Discovery Fund Awards $4.7 Million to Support New Vaccine Program

...fit Washington and its citizens. For more information on the Life Sciences Discovery Fund, visit: http://www.lsdfa.org . CONTACTS Dean forbes Harlan Patterson (WAVA) 206-605-0311 206-434-1164 dforbes@fhcrc.org hpatters@fhcrc.org ...
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