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AHA presents award of meritorious achievement to Eduardo Marban, M.D.

LOS ANGELES (April 20, 2009) Eduardo Marbn, M.D., Ph.D., the Director of the Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute, received today the American Heart Association's Award of Meritorious Achievement at the AHA's annual Awards Luncheon in Washington, D.C. The Award of Meritorious Achievement is for disti...

Six Receive Association's Award of Meritorious Achievement

DALLAS, April 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Heart Association presented six Awards of Meritorious Achievement yesterday at its 2008 "You're the Cure on the Hill" Awards Luncheon in Washington, D.C. The award recognizes individuals for specific, significant accomplishments or proje...

Merciless Lathi Charge of our Meritorious Medicos

The widespread protest by medical students across the country shows the anguish and the strong undercurrent that prevails in the country against the government's policy for reservations for OBC in professional course be it medical colleges, IITs or IIMs. // The protests are gaining momentum a...

Janet Rowley, MD, A Researcher Funded by The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Receives Presidential Medal of Freedom

...er of her caliber and we laud this recognition of her significant achievements." First established in 1945, the Medal recognizes "an especially meritorious contribution to the security or national interests of the United States, world peace, cultural or other significant public or private endeavors." ...

Nanoparticle-delivered 'Suicide' Genes Slowed Ovarian Tumor Growth

...ccelerate progress in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cancer through high-quality scientific and educational programs. It funds innovative, meritorious research grants. The AACR Annual Meeting attracts more than 17,000 participants who share the latest discoveries and developments in the field. Specia...

HPV Infection May Be Linked to Poor Head and Neck Cancer Survival Rates in African Americans

...ccelerate progress in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cancer through high-quality scientific and educational programs. It funds innovative, meritorious research grants. The AACR Annual Meeting attracts more than 17,000 participants who share the latest discoveries and developments in the field. Specia...

San Francisco Bay Area Affiliate of the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Funds Over $1.6 Million This Year to Community Outreach Programs

...A global leader in the fight against breast cancer, the Organization fulfills its mission through support of innovative breast cancer research grants, meritorious awards and educational, scientific and community outreach programs around the world. Through fiscal year 2005, the Komen Organization, together with i...

San Francisco Bay Area Affiliate of the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Funds Over $1.2 Million This Year to Community Outreach Programs

...A global leader in the fight against breast cancer, the Organization fulfills its mission through support of innovative breast cancer research grants, meritorious awards and educational, scientific and community outreach programs around the world. Through fiscal year 2005, the Komen Organization, together with i...

Wisconsin Doctor Raj Ambay Elected to the AMA Board of Trustees

...tion goes beyond the medical field. As a major in the U.S. Army Reserve, Dr. Ambay served after 9/11 through Operation Noble Eagle. He earned the Army meritorious Service Medal and the Global War on Terrorism Medal. Dr. Ambay also served as alderman for his community in the southwest suburbs of Chicago from 1993...

HIV prevention program gets a boost from NIMH recovery act funds

... health. "With Recovery Act funds, we're now able to support a number of meritorious and innovative research studies, such as proposed by Dr. Prez-Jimnez, that ...s R. Insel, M.D. "Our plan is to use Recovery Act funds not only to support meritorious proposals that were previously out of reach, but to supplement current effo...
Meritorious in Medical Technology

GeoVax Labs, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2007 Financial Results

...ous Disease [NIH-NIAID], an agency of the U.S. Government. The grant funding period is over a five year period commencing October 2007. Only meritorious HIV/AIDS prevention vaccine candidates are considered to receive an IPCAVD award. Candidate companies are highly scrutinized and must supply s...

GeoVax Labs, Inc. Third Quarter Financial Results and Operational Update

...ous Disease [NIH-NIAID], an agency of the U.S. Government. The grant funding period is over a five year period commencing October 2007. Only meritorious HIV/AIDS prevention vaccine candidates are considered to receive an IPCAVD award. Candidate companies are highly scrutinized and must supply s...

Fat Kills Cancer: Turning Stem Cells from Fat Tissue into Personalized, Cancer-Targeted Therapeutics

...ccelerate progress in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cancer through high-quality scientific and educational programs. It funds innovative, meritorious research grants. The AACR Annual Meeting attracts more than 17,000 participants who share the latest discoveries and developments in the field. Specia...
Meritorious in Biological News

Biomedical researchers invited to design experiments for the International Space Station

.... In a notice to scientists at universities, medical centers, and companies across the United States, the NIH announced its willingness to fund highly meritorious biomedical experiments that could utilize the unique environment in space and produce breakthroughs to improve human health on Earth. The Internat...

Salmon smolt survival similar in Columbia and Fraser rivers

...when a young salmon tries to adapt to a salt water environment." Schreck, a leading expert on the impacts of stress on fish, last year received the meritorious Presidential Rank Award at a White House ceremony for his contributions to fisheries science. His work during the past 36 years has centered on the ca...

Soil Science Society of America presents 2008 fellows

...ing their Annual Meeting on Oct. 5-9 in Houston, TX. Members of the Society nominate worthy colleagues based on their professional achievements and meritorious service. Only .3 percent of the Society's active and emeritus members may be elected Fellow. The 2008 class of SSSA Fellows are: Thomas W. Bruul...

Southern Sierra Science Symposium planned for Visalia

...st for Public Land Science Advisory Panel. He also serves on several endangered species recovery teams. He was awarded the U.S. Department of Interior meritorious Service medal in 2000. David graduated from the University of California with a B.A, in Political Science (1970). After several years of work and adve...

2 Springer authors win important awards from the Ecological Society of America

...ch and human-fire-vegetation interactions. The Robert H. McArthur Award is presented every other year to an established ecologist in mid-career for meritorious contributions to ecology, in the expectation of continued top-level ecological research. It is named after Robert H. MacArthur (1930-1972), an America...

Ecological Society of America announces 2008 award recipients

... Wisconsin-Madison will receive the 2008 Robert H. MacArthur Award. The MacArthur Award is given biannually to an established mid-career ecologist for meritorious contributions to ecology with the expectation of continued outstanding ecological research. Turner is one of the founders of the discipline of landsca...

AIBS honors outstanding contributions to the biological sciences

...ience Board, the recognized authority in New Mexico on K12 education. Ira Flatow will receive the Presidents Citation Award , which recognizes meritorious accomplishments by an individual (or group) in the biological sciences. Flatow is a veteran science correspondent and award-winning TV journalist. For...

Landon Foundation-AACR INNOVATOR Awards

...sented to a team of experts in genetics, thoracic oncology, geology and pathology working in the United States and Turkey. The award supports highly meritorious research being conducted collaboratively by investigators in different countries around the world, and aims to promote international cancer research c...

Cornell patents a pink lily look-alike that blooms all summer long

...h most popular cut flower in the United States," said Bridgen, who was recently awarded the 2008 Herbert Medal from the International Bulb Society for meritorious achievement in advancing knowledge of bulbous plants. "The flowers can often be found in hotel lobbies and fancy restaurants because they don't wilt f...

The American Society of Plant Biologists announces 2007 awards

.... Charles A. Shull. It honors Dr. Charles Reid Barnes, the first professor of plant physiology at the University of Chicago. It is an annual award for meritorious work in plant biology; it provides a life membership in the Society to an individual who is at least sixty years old. John S. Boyer, University of Del...
Meritorious in Biological Technology

GeoVax Labs, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2008 Financial Results

... Disease (NIAID), a division of the NIH. The grant funding period is over a five year period which commenced in October 2007. Only meritorious HIV/AIDS prevention vaccine candidates are considered to receive an IPCAVD award. Candidate companies are highly scrutinized and mus...

GRRL Tech Participant Offered Full Tuition Four-Year Scholarship to Roger Williams University

...ddition, Ms. Simanski will also receive $1,000 annually to purchase textbooks. Ms. Simanski's scholarship application and essay was chosen as the most meritorious from over 60 reviewed by the Tech Collective GRRL Tech committee. "In order to improve the current economic conditions, we must first invest in o...

U.S. Government Awards $15 Million Grant to GeoVax Labs' HIV/AIDS Vaccine Program

...utes of Health-National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Disease [NIH-NIAID], an agency of the U.S. Government. Funding commences October 2007. Only meritorious HIV/AIDS prevention vaccine candidates are considered to receive an IPCAVD award. Candidate companies are highly scrutinized and must supply substanti...

Avoiding the electronic discovery trap

... laws related to electronic discovery do so at their own peril and invite a finding of spoliation, which often signals the death knell to an otherwise meritorious case. Spoliation is generally defined as "the destruction or significant alteration or evidence, or the failure to preserve property for another's...
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