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New Report Sets a Course for Improving Foster Care Systems

Innovative child welfare practices from across the country offer hope for America's most vulnerable children and families SEATTLE, July 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- All across America, child welfare systems are making crucial changes to the way they do business. These changes...

PR Whiz Belinda Foster Launches Michael Jackson's Nurse, Cherilyn Lee, on World Media Campaign

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Michael Jackson's nurse, CHERILYN LEE, stepped in front of the camera, entering households across America via top TV networks, thanks to PR Whiz Belinda Foster, President of AWJ Platinum PR. Both Lee and Foster joined forces via world media outl...

Severely Abused Foster Children Sue New York City Child Welfare Agencies After their Failure to Help Them

Now residing in Florida, special needs victims are abandoned again! WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., April 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ten former foster care children are filing a civil rights and negligence lawsuit in New York District Court against the City of New York Child Welfare Administratio...

Penn Foster Career School Launches Online Certified Personal Trainer Program

SCRANTON, Pa., April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Penn Foster Career School, one of the oldest and largest online learning institutions in the world, has launched a new Certified Personal Trainer Program. With Penn Foster's Certified Personal Trainer Program, students will receive thorough training in ...

NIAID and Chinese officials sign agreement to foster TB research in China's Henan province

Officials from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health, and from China's Henan Provincial Bureau of Health will meet in Zhengzhou, China, on April 29 to sign an implementation arrangement intended to foster research on tuberculos...

Chronic Pain Sufferers Report Relief: DRJ Group Teams With Adult Foster Care Facilities to Evaluate Effectiveness of Stopain Topical Analgesic

ENCINITAS, Calif., April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- DRJ Group Inc., the makers of all-natural Stopain (R) topical analgesics, today announced the results of an informal study conducted with chronic pain sufferers at two adult foster care facilities. The test was conducted with residents living a...

Penn Foster Launches Online High School Diploma Program with a Healthcare Career Focus

SCRANTON, Pa., April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Penn Foster High School, one of the oldest and largest distance learning institutions in the world, has created an online curriculum with a concentration in healthcare courses as an integral part of a student's program. According to the U.S. Department o...

National CASA Association Aims to Eliminate the Foster Care Stigma

SEATTLE, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- When Americans are asked about the kids in the foster care system, a national online Harris Poll, commissioned by the National Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Association, found that 83 percent of adults know little or nothing about the experiences of ch...

St. Mary's Health System in Maine Receives Prestigious $100,000 Foster G. McGaw Prize for Excellence in Community Service

CHICAGO, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In honor of its broad-based efforts to improve the lives of the most vulnerable members of its community, St. Mary's Health System in Lewiston, Maine, is the recipient of the prestigious 2008 Foster G. McGaw Prize for Excellence in Community Service, ...

WCCCD Partners With Michigan Department of Human Services to Present a Dental Health Seminar to Foster Care Youth

DETROIT, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Wayne County Community College District (WCCCD) has partnered with the Michigan Department of Human Services to present a free seminar on oral health for foster care youth. The seminar will be held at the District's new Northwest Campus, in the Stude...

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Lupus Research Institute Highly Encouraged by Benlysta(TM) Trial Results

... division of rheumatology and allergy-clinical rheumatology at North Shore-LIJ Health System in New York. "There is no doubt that a drug approval will foster further drug development and additional discoveries." In the double-blind, placebo-controlled, multi-center trial, known as BLISS-52, both d...

Mayo Clinic Study Finds Earliest Evidence of Memory Decline in Middle-Aged People at Genetic Risk for Alzheimer's Disease

...lzheimer's Disease Centers in the nation. The institute's CleoRobertsCenter for Clinical Research takes laboratory discoveries to clinical trials that foster hope for new treatments. Banner Health is Arizona's leading health care provider and second largest private employer. For more information, visit w...

Music & Medicine: Unique Collaboration Combines Performing Arts and Science

...tion and function while playing piano." The study is funded by the Joint Institutional Seed Research Program, an intramural grant designed to foster collaborative, innovative research conducted jointly by UNT and the UNT Health Science Center faculty -- in this case Patterson; Shrawan Kumar, PhD, O...

Lupus Foundation of America Fosters the Next Generation of Lupus Researchers by Awarding Gina M. Finzi Memorial Student Summer Fellowships to Five Students

... WASHINGTON, June 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To foster and support the next generation of lupus researchers, the Lupus Foundation of America (LFA), Inc. has awarded summer fellowships to five young investi...

Type 2 Diabetes: An Epidemic Among America's Youth

...ufman remains optimistic: "The research from these trials will allow us to identify and implement the necessary lifestyle changes that will ultimately foster the health and well-being of not only those at risk but generations of children to come." For more information about diabetes, download the Ameri...

EPSScentral Responds to Pandemic Alert

... explicit, accessible and usable end-to-end best-practice processes; accelerate development and rollout by up to 80%; decrease time-to-competency; and foster remarkable returns on investment. Since 2002, the Company has provided thought leadership and mission critical solutions that transform business and a...

Autism Genes Discovered; Help Shape Connections Among Brain Cells

...ediately apply this research to clinical treatments, these findings increase our understanding of how autism spectrum disorders arise, and may in time foster the development of strategies for prevention and early treatment," said developmental pediatrician Susan E. Levy, M.D., a co-author of both studies wh...

EAU Position Statement on Screening for Prostate Cancer

...anization Europa Uomo http://www.europa-uomo.org ) through the development of information and guidelines. - The EAU wishes to support and foster research needed to develop reliable active surveillance protocols for low-risk prostate cancers, prognostic markers, and targeted therapies in...

Vantia Therapeutics' Pipeline Continues to Mature

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InnoCentive and Nature Publishing Group Announce Partnership to Facilitate Open Innovation

... and free job postings are offered on Naturejobs . In recent years, NPG has developed a reputation for innovation, using Web 2.0 technologies to foster new forms of scientific communication and collaboration. Examples include the social bookmarking service Connotea, which enables researchers to share,...
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Storz Twisted Snare Wire

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Foster in Medical Definition

Social medicine

...The field of Social Medicine seeks to: (1) understand how social and economic conditions impact health, disease and the practice of medicine and (2) foster conditions in which this understanding can lead to a healthier society. This type of study began formally in the early 1800's. The Industrial Revolu...
Foster in Medical Dictionary

Seborrhea

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Relationships

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Physical Therapy

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Microbe

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Liver disorders

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Endocrinology

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Developmental Disabilities

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Adoption

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Foster in Biological News

Field stations foster serendipitous discoveries in environmental, biological sciences

North America's biological field stations have long been home to a rich legacy of research results, scientists say, making them important places for serendipitous discoveries in the biological and environmental sciences. In a paper published in the April issue of the journal BioScience , resea...

Gladstone scientists create Wikipathways to foster research collaboration

- The rapid accumulation of biological data today is a significant challenge for researchers. That challenge is prompting some scientists to focus on new ways to better manage that data and to make it readily available. The laboratory of Bruce Conklin in the Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular ...

Manomet Center awarded major NFWF grant to foster shorebird conservation

WASHINGTON, DECEMBER 19, 2007 - The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) recently approved a $743,000 grant to the Manomet Center for Conservation Sciences to sustain the development and implementation of conservation programs that address the decline of shorebird populations throughout th...

Plant gene related to cancer treatment may foster new oncology drugs

Two proteins involved in the process that controls plant growth may help explain why human cells reject chemotherapy drugs, according to an international team of scientists. Researchers from Purdue University and Kyoto University in Japan have shown for the first time that proteins similar to m...

Advancements In Genomics Foster Deep Sea Discoveries

At one time, scientists wondered whether life existed in the deep recesses of the world’s oceans. What kinds of creatures, they wondered, could withstand the dark, cold and extreme pressure of such an environment? Researchers at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California...

Discovery to aid in future treatments of third-world parasites

...se are largely limited to one drug, Praziquantel. Rates of re-infection in drug-treated individuals are high, and it is feared that widespread use may foster the emergence of drug-resistant variants, such as has seen with drug-resistant strains of tuberculosis. The body's immune response to schistosome...

Results of national assessment of first responder location systems to be announced Aug. 3

...splay screen at the command center. The WPI system also provides physiological monitoring of first responders via a sensor-equipped shirt developed by foster Miller and a wireless pulse oximeter developed at WPI. ...

University of Minnesota research leads to new technology to protect human health

...logies that benefit society. "Development of the melamine enzyme and the test kit is an example of how universities and industry can collaborate to foster basic science, education, and technology that benefits society," says Wackett, who is a Distinguished McKnight University Professor in the College of ...

$20 million NIH grant to transform clinical research at UIC

... Advocate Health Care and the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center. "The center will capitalize on mature conceptual and technological resources at UIC to foster collaboration and innovation," said Theodore Mazzone, professor of medicine and director of the center. "Our goal is to facilitate the work of transla...

$29.4 million grant establishes CTSI at NYU in partnership with Health and Hospitals Corporation

...research and clinical teams," said Alan D. Aviles, president of NYC Health and Hospitals Corporation. "Together our institutions have set a course to foster innovation through our joint clinical and translational research and in the process to bring cutting-edge healthcare services to our patients and comm...
Foster in Biological Technology

Waters and University of Warwick Sign Research Agreement Designed to Foster Adoption of Novel MS Technologies

Centerpiece of the agreement is the establishment of The Waters Centre for BioMedical Mass Spectrometry MILFORD, Mass., April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT ) and the University of Warwick , Coventry and Warwickshire, England, today signed a collaborative research ag...

Harborview Medical Center in Seattle Receives Prestigious $100,000 Foster G. McGaw Prize for Excellence in Community Service

Finalists from Ashland, Ky., Lexington, Ky., and Newport News, Va. Also Recognized CHICAGO, Jan. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Honoring the outstanding leadership, unwavering spirit of excellence and remarkable achievements in its community, Harborview Medical Center of Seat...

Suggestions offered to foster high-growth business investment

A group of business investors and government representatives have suggested a series of changes to Wisconsin Act 255 that was enacted to stimulate investments in high-growth industries. Their suggestions were made to a state Senate committee on Wednesday. For more on that hearing, read: Regul...

EGEN, Inc. Announces the Promotion of Jason Fewell, Ph.D., to Vice-President of Preclinical Research and Development

...ves contributing to a strong intellectual property position. He has been instrumental in building EGEN's research and development team and has helped foster important industry collaborations. Dr. Fewell received his Ph.D. in Biological Science from Florida State University and was a post-doctoral fellow a...

Sanofi-aventis Announces Second Quarter 2009 Results

... good progress in the year to date, across each of the three key themes: Increasing innovation in R&D - Our new R&D approach aims to foster greater creativity and innovation, while remaining focused on patient needs. Streamlined organizational structures will make our R&D more flexible...

Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. Signs Biopharmaceutical Company, Lilly, as Anchor New York City Tenant at the Alexandria Center for Science and Technology

...bilities to provide the best technical environments in which to conduct and foster cutting edge collaboration among life science entities to produce tomorrow'...ly designed with Alexandria's novel proprietary products to accommodate and foster collaboration among a broad spectrum of life science entities. The campus ...

NIH funds support UAB joint replacement research

...ng-surfaces for joint replacement implants." The BRP also helps put the UAB coating technology on the fast track for commercialization, as it will foster the private industry relationship necessary to secure investment and production capacity, Vohra said. The overall clinical impact of the BRP resear...

Sorenson Molecular Genealogy Foundation to Protect Archived DNA Using Biomatrica's Room Temperature Storage

... DNA samples and pedigree charts from more than 170 countries, or approximately 90 percent of the nations of the world. The foundation's purpose is to foster a greater sense of identity, connection and belonging among all people by showing how closely we are connected as members of a single human family. Fo...

New Report Just Published: World Prostate Cancer Therapeutics Market Report

...ropean Prostate Cancer Therapeutics Market II-6 Growth Drivers II-6 Rise in Prostate Cancer Incidences & Access to Modern Therapeutics foster Growth II-6 Table 2: New Incidences of Prostate Cancer (in '000) Worldwide for the years 2004 through 2007 (includes corresponding Graph/...

BIO Ventures for Global Health Announces Management Changes

...s for infectious diseases of the developing world. BVGH breaks down barriers that hinder industry initiatives in global health product development. We foster collaboration among stakeholders in industry, philanthropy, academia, and government, and we catalyze industry investment through the creation of new ...
Foster in Biological Definition

Edward Jenner

...e baby cuckoo's action of pushing the eggs and the young of its host out of the nest so that the baby cuckoo was the only one to receive food from its foster parents. It was for this observation that he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1789. Related topics Vaccine Vaccination ...
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Transgenic mouse

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Pyloric sphincter

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Phylogenesis

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Oxygen

... 78% nitrogen, and approximately 1% other trace ... Pure oxygen is mainly used to speed the shallow decompression stops at the end ... Madeline foster (Maura Tierney) is an NYPD detective with a drinking problem and a penchant for rough sex in this police thriller that has her investigating the... ...

Breakpoint

...om. We also offer our services that will help you ... Breakpoint Software, Inc. ... At Breakpoint , we recognize their unique abilities and help foster their skills ... Breakpoint WinTimer 5.300S now released! ... Copyright © 2003-2009 Breakpoint Computer Systems & Services. All Rights Rese...
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