Hartford grants increase support for geriatric social work training
Dissertation Topic: Volunteering Among Surviving Spouses: The Impact of Volunteer Activity on the Health of the Recently Widowed
University of Southern California
Dissertation Topic: State Variations in Linguistic Competency Policies and the Effects on Access to Health Servic...
ITRI: Taiwan Focuses on C Liver Medic's R&D to Reach USD 6 Billion Potential Market in the World
...al well-known and international instructors together in this forum, such as Prof. Lai Ming-Chiao, the President of National Cheng Kung University, Dr. kao
Jia-Horng in NTUH, Mr. Chen Jhao-Long, the Dean of Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Ming-Chu Hsu, the Chairman & CEO of TaiGen Biotechnolog...
MYH9 gene variations help explain high rate of kidney disease in African-Americans
...ia Convention Center.
Linda Kao, PhD, of Johns Hopkins University will focus on the risk of non-diabetes-related ESRD related to MYH9 variants. Dr. kao
and Dr. Parekh were involved in the genome-wide study showing that the risk of nondiabetic ESRD is strongly related to higher African American ancestr...
The Weight Is Over: Five Winners Lose 194 Pounds as Kmart Encourages 24,000 Americans to Achieve Healthier Lifestyle
...$10,000 in cash, a $1,000 Kmart gift card and gifts from contest
sponsors, such as a Weslo 60CT Treadmill, a makeover at John Frieda Salon
provided by kao
Brands, a Bally's Mini-Stepper, a Slim-Fast gift basket,
$250 gift basket from L'Oreal, and much more! She will also appear in
future Kmart New Day Yo...
Don't Prescribe Antibiotics for Adult Sinus Woes
... determine whether a sinus infection is bacterial, kao
said. One is to do endoscopy, running a tube into ...se is that they are expensive and time-consuming," kao
said. "The differences between symptoms caused by ...oms are likely to come in demanding an antibiotic, kao
And so the physician often makes the prac...
Budding Young Artists Invited to Compete in 17th Annual Pier 1 Imports/UNICEF Greeting Card Contest
... where they will visit the United Nations
and attend a Broadway play, among other seasonal events.
One of the winners of the 2007 contest, Josephine kao
(age 12) from
Roseville, California, designed colorful candy canes striped with flags
from around the world.
"Winning the contest meant a lot to my ...
Cambodia hit by two new bird flu outbreaks
...ls, around 3000 ducks have died in the last week.//
"We have discovered two more outbreaks of bird flu, but it has not infected the people yet," kao
Phal, the director of animal health at the agriculture ministry, told AFP on Friday.
"The result of tests on dead duck samples taken from the two ...
Feast Of The East a gastronomic tour-de-force
... Japanese Sushi - vinegared rice topped or filled with fish, seafood, vegetable or egg.
And there's the piece de resistance, as it were - Beijing kao
Ya. This is the traditional Peking duck served with accompaniments and sauce and is personally made by chef Liang, its best exponent in India.
Chemical Engineer Kao Explores Antibiotic Synthesis With DNA Chips
Ask Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering Camilla Kao
to describe a bacterium, and she'll compare it to a factory capable of producing antibiotics, immunosuppressants and anti-cancer drugs that no chemist can synthesize. Bacteria normally produce antibiotics to inhibit other bacterial strains...
Evolutionary process more detailed than previously believed, study shows
...ns arising within a population. These adaptations, kao
explained, triggered a competition between these s...s as they evolved to respond to their environment, kao
saw some colors expand while others contracted a ...o acquire further adaptations. When this happened, kao
explained, these populations of cells once appare...
Scientists get first glimpse at how plants, most animals repair UV-damaged DNA
... mimic what nature does," he said. "We want to understand why this timing is so perfect."
Zhong conducted this study with graduate students Ya-Ting kao
and Chaitanya Saxena and research associate Lijuan Wang, all of Ohio State, and Aziz Sancar of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School ...
Bird Brains Show How Trial and Error May Contribute to Learning
... its job introducing that kind of variability."
began with an experiment to stimulate the region o...ves compared to when they were serenading females. kao
wondered whether she could cause changes in bird s...ating this region.
Learning takes some time, so kao
expected to wait for her results. But stimulating ...