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Corrected: Secretary of Health Urges Pennsylvanians to Get Immunized

August is National Immunization Awareness Month HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Department of Health Secretary Everette James today stressed the importance of immunizations in observance of National Immunization Awareness Month. "Recommended vaccination...

Pennsylvania Secretary of Health Urges Pennsylvanians to Get Immunized

August is National Immunization Awareness Month HARRISBURG, Pa., July 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Department of Health Secretary Everette James today stressed the importance of immunizations in observance of National Immunization Awareness Month. "Recommended vacci...

Medifast Independent Director Lt. Gen. Dennis McCarthy Confirmed as Assistant Secretary of Defense for Reserve Affairs

OWINGS MILLS, Md., July 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Chairman of the Board of Directors of Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED ), our Directors, Employees and Associates are delighted that one of our Medifast Independent Directors, Lt. Gen. Dennis McCarthy (Ret) has been nominated by Pr...

HHS Secretary Sebelius Highlights Michigan's MHA Keystone Center in Inaugural Health Care 'Success Story' Report

LANSING, Mich., July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius today released the first in a series of health care "success story" reports that document innovative programs and initiatives that can serve as models for America...

Attorney General Holder, HHS Secretary Sebelius and FBI Director Mueller Announce Law Enforcement Action Related to Heat Task Force

WASHINGTON, June 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Attorney General Eric Holder, Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and FBI Director Robert S. Mueller, III will announce a law enforcement action related to the Health Care Fraud Prevention and Enforcement Action Team (HEAT) tas...

VA Secretary Hits the Road to Highlight "United We Serve" Effort

Shinseki Encourages Veterans, Families to Help Their Communities WASHINGTON, June 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Heeding President Obama's call for Americans to commit themselves to meaningful, long-term service to their communities as part of the "United We Serve" campaign, Secretary of Veter...

Pelosi Remarks Before Meeting with Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius

WASHINGTON, June 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi held a press availability with Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius before their meeting in the Capitol this afternoon. Below are their remarks: Speaker Pelosi. Good afternoon. It is a personal privilege...

Boston Scientific Announces Two Directors Leave Board as Burns Named CEO of Xerox and Johnson Confirmed as Under Secretary of Energy

NATICK, Mass., May 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX ) today announced that Ursula Burns and Kristina Johnson have resigned from the Company's Board of Directors after accepting senior appointments in industry and government, respectively. Ms. Burns has...

NPC Newsmaker Program Hosts Briefing on Health Care Reform with Former HHS Secretary Michael Leavitt and Former Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle

Daschle, Leavitt to Debate Health Care Reform; Mark McClellan Moderates WASHINGTON, May 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As Congress and the Obama Administration move closer to presenting comprehensive legislation to overhaul the nation's health care system, former Health and Human Services Secr...

Coalition Calls on Secretary of Health to Make Hospital Emergency Preparedness a Priority

Coalition proffers a 6 Point Action Plan on infectious waste control during a pandemic WASHINGTON, May 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In an op-ed in Monday's Washington Times (link below), Emergency Preparedness Coalition says that the H1N1 Swine flu and previous issues, such as SARS, have ...

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GAA Calls on Secretary Clinton to Speak Out Against Gender-Based Violence During Her Africa Trip

WASHINGTON, July 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Global AIDS Alliance executive director Dr. Paul Zeitz issued the following statement today on the eve of Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's departure for a seven-nation tour of Africa: "We applaud Secretary Clinton's decision to ...

Health Secretary Reminds Kids to Stop Germs - Wash Hands

National Hand Washing Awareness Week Dec. 2-8 HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- State Health Secretary Dr. Calvin B. Johnson today said he wants all children in Pennsylvania to help stop spreading germs by spreading the word about good hand washing. Health officials ar...

Pennsylvania Agriculture Department Issues Quarantine for Allegheny County Horse Stable

...legheny County, have been quarantined after at least three horses tested positive for the neurologic form of Equine Herpesvirus, or EHV-1, Agriculture secretary Dennis Wolff said today. There is no threat to human health from EHV-1. "Equine Herpesvirus causes upper respiratory infection and can ...

Human Genome Sciences Submits Biologics License Application to FDA for ABthrax(TM)

...developed under a contract entered into in 2006 with the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) of the Office of the Assistant secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). In the first quarter of 2009, under the BARDA contrac...

Human Genome Sciences Announces Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2008 Financial Results and Key Developments

...developed under a contract entered into in 2006 with the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) of the Office of the Assistant secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Also under the contract, the Company plans to file a Biolog...

Rendell Administration Announces Health Research Grants From Tobacco Settlement Funds

..., Pa., Feb. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Health secretary Everette James today announced four health researc...ide Health Research Advisory Committee, chaired by secretary James. The priorities for 2008-09 are autism spect... Pennsylvania's most pressing health issues," said secretary James. "This announcement also reaffirms Governor ...

Human Genome Sciences Begins Delivery of First-in-Class Anthrax Treatment to U.S. Strategic National Stockpile

...developed under a contract entered into in 2006 with the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) of the Office of the Assistant secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). "We believe ABthrax offers a significant step forward...

VA-NIH Study Offers Hope for Parkinson's Patients

...se who suffer from complications of long-standing medication therapy," said secretary of Veterans Affairs Dr. James B. Peake. "This finding could mean improved q... should not be over- or under-stated," said Dr. Michael Kussman, VA's Under secretary for Health. "Still, there are many good candidates for DBS among patients ...

Wound Management Technologies, Inc. Announces Conference Plans in Boston and Additional Clinical Research on CellerateRx(R)

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New Computer-Based Tools Will Help Make Best Use of Genetic Breast Cancer Tests

...ittee concluded there are extensive gaps in knowledge about genetic tests and their impact on patient care. The project also reflects the goals of HHS secretary Mike Leavitt's priority initiative on personalized health care, which aims at increasing the effectiveness of medical care by more precisely matching ...
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Hospital and Welfare Services Union

...t Paddington, Guardians, who in 1918 was responsible for convening the first meeting of Poor Law staff to consider forming a union The first General secretary was Archibald Milne an Assistant General Relieving Officer at Willsden, but he was soon replaced by Vincent Evans While the growth of the union in t...

Personalized medicine

...arriers, adverse market pressures, and regulatory obstacles that have stood in the way of better medicine. [1] In addition, in the United States. The secretary of Health and Human Services Mike Leavitt has made personalized medicine the top priority during his tenure. He has created a committee that is call...

Ramón Carrillo

... odds, became a Chaired Professor of neurology, then acting in the level of secretary of Health helped minister Carrillo to build many public hospitals in Argent... obtained the nation's presidence, confirming Carrillo as head of the State secretary of Public Health, later Ministry of Public Health and Social Assistance of ...
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Obama administration announces more than $327 million in Recovery Act funding for science research

... Washington, D.C. U.S Department of Energy secretary Steven Chu announced today that more than $327 mil...ic leadership and economic competitiveness ," said secretary Steven Chu. "The projects provide vital funding a...nd $75,000 for fusion energy research. In March secretary Chu announced $1.2 billion in DOE Office of Scienc...

DOE-funded research projects win 46 R&D 100 Awards for 2009

... WASHINGTON, DC U.S. secretary of Energy Steven Chu announced today that Energy Department-funded research...hey are being recognized once again for their remarkable work," said Energy secretary Steven Chu. "The cutting-edge research and development being done in our n...

World's largest ocean observatory takes shape

...commercialization and job creation opportunities. "Today's launch demonstrates Canada as a global leader in ocean research," says the parliamentary secretary to the Minister of Industry, Mike Lake. "With the launch of NEPTUNE Canada, scientists and researchers around the world will have real-time access to ...

The coming of biofuels: Study shows reducing gasoline emissions will benefit human health

... President Barack Obama and Energy secretary Steve Chu are consistent in their message that when it comes to transportation fuels, carbon-neutral biofuels as an alternative to gasoline are coming...

First comprehensive guidelines for managing medullary thyroid carcinoma published in Thyroid journal

... is a rare and fascinating disease that few health care professionals ever master," says Richard T. Kloos, MD, Chair of the ATA Guidelines Task Force, secretary and Chief Operating Officer of the American Thyroid Association, and Co-Director of the Ohio State University Thyroid Cancer Unit. "The ATA guidelines...

Demonstration Features Commercial Technology for Combating Terrorism

...oreign locations. The U.S. Army Product Manager, Force Protection Systems, will conduct FPED VII under the sponsorship of the Office of the Under secretary of Defense, Acquisition, Technology and Logistics; the Department of Energy; the Department of Homeland Security; the Joint Staff; the National Instit...

Nobel Laureate underscores importance of investment in basic research

...esearch and ONR's legacy of support for innovative scientists. Among the attendees at Phillips' lecture were Dr. Delores M. Etter, former Assistant secretary of the Navy for Research, Development and Acquisition, and Rear Admiral Nevin P. Carr, Jr., Chief of Naval Research. "Dr. Phillips' Nobel Prize-win...

Supply-Chain Council Announces Winners of 2009 Supply Chain Excellence Awards

...supply chain organizations today, and are being measured using the Supply Chain Operations Reference (SCOR) model metrics adopted by the Office of the secretary of Defense (OSD), and already being implemented at USTRANSCOM and DLA. SRA International Inc. and United States Army CECOM LCMC received the Aw...

Demonstration Features Commercial Technology for Combating Terrorism

...oreign locations. The U.S. Army Product Manager, Force Protection Systems, will conduct FPED VII under the sponsorship of the Office of the Under secretary of Defense, Acquisition, Technology and Logistics; the Department of Energy; the Department of Homeland Security; the Joint Staff; the National Instit...

Vanderbilt engineers play key role in new DOE energy frontier research center

...grows over this century, there is an urgent need to reduce our dependence on fossil fuels and imported oil and curtail greenhouse gas emissions," said secretary of Energy Steven Chu when announcing the program. "Meeting this challenge will require significant scientific advances. These centers will mobilize th...
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Former Secretary of Veterans Affairs James Peake to Join the Cellphire Board of Directors

Peake to provide guidance and direction regarding military needs, clinical uses and funding sources ROCKVILLE, Md., June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Cellphire, Inc., a biotechnology company located in Rockville, Md., announced today that former Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs, James Pe...

U.S. Commerce Secretary Gutierrez Cuts Ribbon on MaxWell Biocorporation's New Pharmaceutical Development Center and Quality Control Laboratory in Ukraine

- First U.S. Commerce Secretary to visit independent Ukraine also visits MaxWell's newly-built Boryspil facility - WASHINGTON, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- On June 4, 2008, U.S. Commerce Secretary Carlos Gutierrez became the first U.S. cabinet official to visit MaxWell Biocorporation'...

HHS Secretary Leavitt Announces Members of the National Biodefense Science Board

WASHINGTON, Dec. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- HHS Secretary Mike Leavitt today announced the members of the National Biodefense Science Board (NBSB). The NBSB will provide expert advice and guidance to the Secretary on scientific, technical and other matters of special interest to the departm...

U.S. Commerce Secretary Gutierrez to Address AdvaMed 2007

Plenary Speaker Hall of Fame Coach Jim Calhoun Credits Early Diagnosis with Saving his Life WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Day two of AdvaMed 2007: The MedTech Conference will highlight how everyday patients are heroes and benefit from advancements in medical technology as we...

WTN Exclusive Interview: Cory L. Nettles, Secretary of Commerce

Nettles will focus on bring high paying jobs to Wisconsin Cory L. Nettles is not shy about his passion for creative innovative solutions to help stimulate Wisconsins economy, which faces record budget deficits and a reliance on mature industries. His challenge as the new Secretary of Commerce,...

WTN exclusive interview with Commerce Secretary Cory Nettles (part 1)

This is part one of a three-part series focusing on the past, present and future of DOC policy and initiatives and serves as a follow up to WTNs interview with Nettles in March 2004. Part 2 Part 3 The Wisconsin Technology Network: Looking back over the past year, what accomplishment...

WTN exclusive interview with Commerce Secretary Cory Nettles (part 2)

This is part two of a three-part series focusing on the past, present and future of Dept. of Commerce policy and initiatives and serves as a follow up to WTNs interview with Nettles in March 2003. Part 1 Part 3 WTN: During the next six to 12 months, what Dept. of Commerce initiatives ...

WTN exclusive interview with Commerce Secretary Cory Nettles (part 3)

This is final part of a three-part series focusing on the past, present and future of the Department of Commerces policy and initiatives, and serves as a follow up to WTNs interview with Nettles in March 2003. In this final installment, Nettles addresses outsourcing issues with China, his tho...

WTN Interview: HHS Secretary calls for $550 million health care fund to reduce deaths caused by medical errors

Dont forget Wisconsin Thompson tells BIO attendees Editors note : SAN FRANCISCO Wisconsins consummate cheerleader, former governor and current Secretary of Health and Human Services Tommy Thompson, was the featured lunch keynote speaker Monday at the BIO 2004 Conference, talking place thi...

Interview: New commerce secretary wants to keep momentum on jobs and business programs

Burke Stevens Point, Wis. I sat down recently in Stevens Point with new Wisconsin Secretary of Commerce Mary P. Burke during her third full day on the job to talk about the foremost issues at hand for Commerce, Governor Jim Doyles budget proposals and Wisconsins business scene. WTN: What ...

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Charles Darwin

...ts to the Geological Society. He had avoided taking on official posts which would take valuable time, but by March 1838 Whewell had recruited him as secretary of the Geological Society. Illness prompted Darwin to take a break from the pressure of work and he went "geologising" in Scotland, spending 28 Ju...
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