125,000 Solutions to the Primary Care Shortage - Nurse Practitioners (NPs)
...this country - and those solutions are the 125,000 nps
practicing in the United States today. For 45 years, nps
have been meeting the primary and specialty ca...rtise and patient satisfaction. Many people choose nps
as their primary care provider, just as others may...
NeoStem, Inc. Appoints International Expert in Endocrinology and Pharmacology as Vice President of Drug Development and Regulatory Affairs
...onducted and overseen numerous clinical trials in over 30 countries including China. He was recently Senior VP of R&D and Chief Medical Officer at nps
Pharmaceuticals in NJ, where he successfully launched two Phase III registration programs in Gastroenterology and Endocrinology. Previously he served ...
Tool Shows Promise for Measuring Productivity of Mid-Level Oncology Providers
...ment in gauging the impact of mid-levels, and that nps
and PAs do seem to have a measurable effect on the...at NCCN.
The authors noted that, as expected, nps
and PAs in the surgical oncology specialty saw mor...nificant difference between the number of patients nps
and PAs saw within each specialty except in the me...
Practicing Clinicians Exchange Forms Partnership With Restless Legs Syndrome Foundation
...ontinuing education focused solely on the needs of nps
It is estimated that 1 in every 10 ...mergency of too many patients and too few doctors. nps
and PAs are instrumental in solving this crisis by...This has led to a primary care tipping point, with nps
and PAs collectively numbering over 200,000, and i...
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Announces New Chief Executive Officer
...nge within the healthcare community. With our new CEO and our staff, we will be working diligently to be active participants in bringing the AANP and nps
to the forefront of reforming health care in the U.S. While we will greatly miss Dr. Dempster, we will continue to promote patient centered high-qual...
Practicing Clinicians Exchange Forms Partnership With National Fibromyalgia Association
...ontinuing education focused solely on the needs of nps
Fibromyalgia affects an estimated 10... of a PCE survey conducted in 2008 that found most nps
and PAs desire and are in need of education on fib...mergency of too many patients and too few doctors. nps
and PAs are instrumental in solving this crisis by...
Carla Mills, ARNP, Outlines Nurse Practitioner Rescue Plan for Health Care System in New Column for NP World News
...n NP World News will highlight the ways in which nps
can guide people to smart choices that will reduce...to have the opportunity to communicate with fellow nps
in NP World News." says Carla Mills. "NP...both individuals and society. She will explain why nps
are the perfect primary care providers to help peo...
Practicing Clinicians Exchange Forms Partnership with CDC
.... Results of a 2008 PCE survey confirmed that most nps
and PAs need education on new vaccinations and upd... in continuing education dedicated to the needs of nps
and PAs, enhances the delivery of important healthcare information to nps
With the U.S. population aging and ...
Celebrate 'Your Partner in Health - The Nurse Practitioner'
...er (NP) is being showcased November 9-15, 2008, as nps
country celebrate more than four decade...ntry will acquaint local
citizens with the role of nps
as providers of high-quality, cost-effective,
and ...agnosing and managing acute and chronic illnesses, nps
promotion, disease prevention, co...
Brain Mechanism Can Turn Off Trauma of Bad Memories
...to situations that caused bad memories, the researchers found that blocking nps
receptors in the amygdala made traumatic responses to bad memories persist longer. But when the mice were treated with compounds that activated the nps
receptors, traumatic responses vanished sooner.
The findings are publish...
NPS in Medical Technology
NPS Reports Successful GATTEX(TM) Extension Study
...iously Reported Phase 3 Results
In October 2007, nps
reported positive top-line results from the
compan...eneration and repair of the intestinal epithelium. nps
is also pursuing
development of GATTEX as a possib...rotizing enterocolitis
in preterm infants.
Clinical Benefits Demonstrated with Low-Dose GATTEX(TM) in Phase 3 Short Bowel Syndrome Study
...it expects to pursue a pre-NDA meeting with the U.S. Food and
Drug Administration to discuss its potential plan for submitting a New Drug
is also pursuing development of GATTEX as a possible
treatment for chemotherapy-induced gastrointestinal mucositis in cancer
patients and necrotizing ...
NPS in Medical Products
Description: Tecan introduces the new Nanopipetting System Genesis NPS
based on the well-known Genesis platform. This latest technology allows you to miniaturize your assays for high throughput screening (HTS) applications like hit picking and direct dilutions.
Furthermore it is an enabling tool for array pip...
NPS in Biological News
Southern Sierra Science Symposium planned for Visalia
...d at Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks, in the Sierra Nevada of California. During much of his career, David was a field research biologist with nps
as well as USGS, studying species-habitat relationships and exploring the use of extensive field inventories combined with GIS for improved environmen...
Cancer drug delivery research at Case Western Reserve University cuts time from days to hours
...ical engineering at Case Western Reserve, these Au nps
have been used to treat mice with cancerous tumors. Once the Au nps
have been injected into the tail, the Pc 4 is uplo.... "We can change the size and shape of the Au core nps
and we can change the functionality of the PEG lig...
Dry Tortugas show positive trends: Protected area slowly rebounding
...l census); 306 lobster; 80 coral-benthic
- (plus another ≈ 250 on nps
Vessel Fort Jefferson during the same time period)
Number of dives on whic...captured = 72
Dives broken out by entity = UMiami 541; NOAA 515; FWRI 461; nps
63; REEF 76.
Average dives per day = 86
Cumulative total bottom time = 1...
Dinosaur hearing, listening to muscle noise, quieter cubicles
... compromised by aircraft noise. In order to fulfill their mandate to protect natural, cultural, and historic resources, as well as visitor experience, nps
has developed analytical tools to assess lost opportunities to hear and respond to the sounds of nature. At the Grand Canyon, efforts are being made...
Studies suggest new brain protein may help in treating schizophrenia, insomnia and anxiety
...nd described animal studies showing how binding of nps
to its receptors on the surfaces of neurons promot...w, at ICN 2006, Dr. Reinscheid's group reports how nps
also can reduce the biochemical and behavioral sym...some 2 million Americans. Animals pretreated with nps
before receiving a drug that normally induces psyc...
NPS in Biological Technology
Burrill Merchant Banking Advises NPS on Phase III Licensing Agreement
SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Burrill Merchant Banking acted as
exclusive financial advisor to NPS
Pharmaceuticals on its
recently-completed partnering of Gattex(TM) (teduglutide) with Nycomed.
Under the terms of the agreement, NPS
has licensed rights to Gattex outside
North America to...
Xanodyne Announces New Executive Team Members
...ement, marketing, compliance, and sales at major pharmaceutical companies including Pfizer and Parke-Davis.
Ms. O'Connor joins Xanodyne from nps
Pharmaceuticals where she served as Vice President, Finance. Previously, she was Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer at Adams Respiratory Therapeuti...
Stephen H. Friend, MD, PhD to Keynote at Defined Health's 9th Annual Therapeutic Insight Conference
Kenneth M. Verburg, PhD , VP, PGRD Therapeutic Area Development Group Head, Pfizer
Robert E. Ward, VP , Corporate Development, nps
Stephen H. Friend, MD, PhD , SVP & Franchise Head, Oncology Merck Research Laboratories, will present a keynot...
NPS Pharmaceuticals Reports 2007 Financial Results
In line with its new business plan, during 2007 nps
substantial amount of its debt and signi...ts totaled
$161.7 million as of December 31, 2007. nps
now expects its 2008 cash burn
to be in the range ...o occur in
For the fourth quarter of 2007, nps
reported net income of $21.2
million, or $0.39 per...
NPS Pharmaceuticals to Present at the Lehman Brothers Eleventh Annual Global Healthcare Conference
...Interested parties may access the webcast from
website, http://www.npsp.com .
Pharmaceuticals is developing high value specialty...
Onyx Pharmaceuticals Names N. Anthony Coles, M.D. as President, Chief Executive Officer and Member of its Board of Directors
...esident, chief executive officer, and a
member of the board of directors of nps
Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a
biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of novel
therapeutics. Before joining nps
Pharmaceuticals in 2005, Dr. Coles was
senior vice president of commercial ...
NPS Pharmaceuticals Announces Senior Management Changes
...cals, Inc. (Nasdaq:
ONXX). He will be succeeded by nps
executive vice president and chief
operating offic...me president and chief
executive officer of NPS.
chairman Peter Tombros stated: "On behalf of the nps
board, I wish
Tony much success in his new positio...
NPS Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter 2007 Financial Results, Revises Financial Guidance
...BEDMINSTER, N.J., Nov. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- nps
Inc. (Nasdaq: NPSP ) today repor...op
GATTEX(TM) (teduglutide) outside North America, nps
has now met or exceeded
all of its key corporate m...ss Highlights and Revised 2007 Financial Guidance nps
reported net income of $14.1 million for the third...
NPS Pharmaceuticals to Report Third Quarter 2007 Financial Results and Nycomed Decision on GATTEX(TM) Partnership on November 1, 2007
(teduglutide) on Thursday, November 1, 2007. nps
expects to receive
notification from Nycomed at th...is month regarding Nycomed's
plans to partner with nps
on the development of GATTEX(TM) (teduglutide)
and CEO, and other members of the nps
executive team. To participate in the conference ...
NPS Pharmaceuticals Announces Approval of Cinacalcet HCl in Japan
...ent of secondary hyperparathyroidism. As a
will receive a milestone payment plus royalties fr... the
drug in Japan. Kirin licensed cinacalcet from nps
in 1995 for development
and commercial sale in Jap...f calcium in patients with parathyroid carcinoma. nps
president and CEO Dr. Tony Coles stated: "We congr...