Susan G. Komen for the Cure(R)'s Founder, Nancy G. Brinker, Reengages With Organization Following Tenure as U.S. Chief of Protocol
Return to Private Life Increases Volunteer Time to World's Largest Breast Cancer Organization Founded in Her Sister's Memory
WASHINGTON, March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Nancy G. Brinker ignited the global breast cancer movement 29 years ago by promising her sister, Susan G. Komen, who died at age 36...
George Barrett Named Chairman and CEO of Cardinal Health
...e CareFusion spinoff.
"On behalf of the board and all of Cardinal Health, I want to thank Kerry for his clear vision and leadership during his tenure
as chairman and CEO," said Richard Notebaert, a Cardinal Health director since 1999. "His legacy begins with the repositioning of Cardinal Health to b...
BMP Sunstone Divests Ownership Stake in Alliance BMP Limited
...oing commitment to the Chinese market. I look forward
to continuing to work alongside Alliance Boots and the GP Corp. team during my
ongoing two-year tenure
as Chairman of GP Corp."
Gao continued, "Since creating the Alliance BMP JV in 2008, BMP Sunstone
has significantly matured into a specialty ph...
Cardiome Announces Management Transition
...Directors, effective immediately. Bob Rieder, formerly Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, has been appointed Executive Chairman of the Board.
as CEO has been very satisfying in terms of what we have together accomplished, and I am honoured to have worked closely with so many talented profess...
MedThink Hires Joe Conwell as Executive Creative Director
...l joins MedThink from Euro RSCG Life/MetaMax in Princeton, New Jersey, where he served as vice president and associate creative director. Prior to his tenure
at Euro, Conwell served in creative leadership positions at Lowe Healthcare's Integrated Communications, CommonHealth and Interlink Healthcare Communi...
Boston Scientific Announces Election of Katharine Bartlett and Bruce Byrnes to Its Board of Directors
...rsity School of Law, where she served as Dean from 2000-2007, leading the law school through a period of major strategic expansion. During Bartlett's tenure
as Dean, the Law School was recognized by the American Bar Association five times for excellence in student leadership, leadership education and publi...
Mylan Announces Enhancements to Executive Management Team
...ponsibilities related to the day-to-day operations of the company. She served most recently as Mylan's chief operating officer. Throughout her 17-year tenure
with the company, Bresch has performed with distinction and as chief integration officer was instrumental in overseeing Mylan's transformation into on...
Dr. Christopher Olivia Appointed to Foundation Radiology Group Board of Directors
... System, a six-hospital academic system with two major teaching facilities, is the second largest private employer in Western Pennsylvania. During his tenure
at WPAHS, Dr. Olivia has reorganized the System's leadership structure and devised operational performance improvement assessment and implementation p...
Fran Lunger Joins Linden as Operating Partner
...r 30 years of healthcare and operating experience to Linden. He most recently served as Chief Executive Officer of Millipore Corporation. During his tenure
Mr. Lunger led a team that doubled the revenue growth rate, executed a spin-off of the microelectronics business unit (Mykrolis), and transitioned the...
Sage Products Named a Top Five Medium Sized Company to Work For In America
...mie Thrasher. "Sage has earned my loyalty. I love it here. I believe in this company, and hope to stay here for a long time."
With an average tenure
of seven and a half years, Sage's associates embrace the company's family atmosphere and commitment to its people. Sage also makes associates' wellbei...
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Metabolic Solutions Development Company Announces Preliminary Results from Phase IIa Clinical Trial
...g on treatments for type 2 diabetes. Colca also was instrumental in the early development of pioglitazone, the active ingredient in Actos, during his tenure
with Upjohn Company.
"We are pleased that our lead compound performed so well in the Phase IIa study," said Mark Olesnavage, chief executive off...
Evalve Expands Executive Leadership Team
...pansion into the
European markets and adoption of the MitraClip system by the worldwide
cardiology marketplace. Cleary joins Evalve after a successful tenure
Boston Scientific and Guidant Corporation. Cleary held several senior
management positions including vice president of global marketing for
Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. adds Peter Garrambone to Board of Directors, Secures Additional Capital for Clinical Trials
...ne, Jr. to the Company's board of directors.
Peter Garrambone's career includes more than 50 pharmaceutical
transactions executed during his 24-year tenure
at Pfizer, where he was a
senior vice president of Corporate Strategic Planning. At Pfizer, Mr.
Garrambone led the company's corporate business develo...
HIV Prevention Expert Dr. Timothy Mastro Speaks on Future of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis at International AIDS Conference
... Dr. Mastro, who joins FHI from the Centers for Disease Control and
Prevention (CDC), is one of the leading experts on HIV/AIDS prevention.
During his tenure
at the CDC, Dr. Mastro oversaw HIV prevention research
activities, including a landmark study on mother-to-child HIV transmission,
trials of microbici...
Silence Therapeutics Announces Board Changes
... has 15 years experience in Business
Development, leading GSK's global Transactions and Alliance Management
teams for the past 3 years, and during her tenure
she and her team have
been responsible for concluding a large number of research, development and
commercial business collaborations on behalf of GSK....
Three Studies Suggest Abbott's Humira (adalimumab) May Improve Work
Productivity in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis
...ne at the end
of two years.
-- DE033, an open label DMARD registry controlled study, examined the
long-term impact on employment tenure
and likelihood of stopping work
over 24 months for RA patients on HUMIRA versus those on a DMARD.
Multivariate regression analyses con...
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Powe Award supports research on how enzymes enable the pathogenicity of 2 human disease organisms
...ortant human pathogens.
Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) presents the Powe award to faculty members who are in the first two years of their tenure
track as an investment in promising achievements in an important area. The award to Sobrado will support his research on the mechanism of iron acquisi...
Women faring well in hiring process for science faculty jobs at research universities
...d for tenure, but those who are considered receive tenure
at the same or higher rates than men.
The cong..., women were underrepresented among candidates for tenure
relative to the number of female assistant profess...nt professors. However, women who did come up for tenure
review were at least as likely as men to receive t...
Dinner, lecture series to honor legacy of distinguished UH professor
...s of UH students, faculty and the chemical engineering community."
Luss waxes poetic when describing the evolution of the department throughout his tenure
"When I look back, I realize that we are like a phoenix that magical bird that periodically is consumed by fire, rising renewed from the a...
UC Davis chemical ecologist wins major award
... to previous hypotheses, DEET doesn't jam the senses or mask the smell of the host; mosquitoes smell the repellent directly and avoid it.
Under his tenure
as chair, the UC Davis Department of Entomology was ranked last November as the No. 1 department in the country by the Chronicle of Higher Education. ...
Forest peoples' rights key to reducing emissions from deforestation
...tes that the costs of recognizing local rights and tenure
systems are low relative to the projected costs of...ct cost to legally recognize traditional community tenure
rights is around $3 per hectare an insignificant ... a global scale on the relationship between forest tenure
and carbon sequestration, livelihood benefits and ...
Entomological Society of America names 2008 award winners
...llow) this year. He is also a recipient of the highest honor (Gakkaisho) bestowed by the Japanese Society of Applied Entomology and Zoology. Under his tenure
as chair, the UC Davis Department of Entomology was ranked last November as the number-one department in the country by the Chronicle of Higher Educat...
CSC Identity Labs Headquarters Relocates to West Virginia
...upports the DoD in fulfilling requirements
and meeting mission critical challenges for both the warfighter and our
country," said Hooks. "During CSC's tenure
at the Biometric Fusion Center,
our identity management support has helped the DoD become the major sponsor
of biometric products development and the ...
NeuralIQ Expands Global Leadership Team, Names Donnie Blanks CEO
...four years as a Senior Vice President
for Federal BPO accounts and Client Executive for the Departments of
Justice and Homeland Security. Prior to his tenure
at ACS, Donnie was an
Executive Vice President with CACI International where he played a key role
in several strategic merger and acquisitions. Before...
New studies predict record land grab as demand soars for new sources of food, energy and wood fiber
...? Challenges and Opportunities in Advancing Forest tenure
Reform, finds that developing country governments ...live in and around vulnerable forests.
reform experiences, documented in both studies, su... RRI researchers report there has been progress in tenure
reform since they last reviewed the topic, six yea...
Inaugural Kirkham Gold Medal presented to expert on soil physics
...versity, and his wife Betty.
Dr. Nielsen is an Emeritus Professor of Soil and Water Science at the University of California-Davis, where during his tenure
he was Associate Dean of the College of Agricultural and Environmental Science and Chair of the Agronomy and Range Science Department and the Land, Ai...
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Boston Scientific Announces CEO Jim Tobin to Extend Tenure
Company announces management changes and further organizational consolidation Fred Colen to lead CRM group Paul LaViolette to retire from Company
NATICK, Mass., June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific
EGEN, Inc. Announces the Promotion of Jason Fewell, Ph.D., to Vice-President of Preclinical Research and Development
... scientific leadership experience in the biotechnology industry and has served at EGEN since 2003 as Director of Biology and Pharmacology. During his tenure
at EGEN he has helped lead the development and testing of proprietary discovery and development initiatives contributing to a strong intellectual prop...
PDI Appoints Gerald P. Belle as Lead Independent Director
...irector of the Company since April 2008. He is also a member of the Audit Committee.
"Jerry has served as an invaluable board member during his tenure
with PDI," stated John P. Dugan, Chairman of the Board of PDI, Inc. "In his expanded role, we believe Jerry's experience, knowledge and leadership ski...
Sechrist Industries, World Leader in Hyperbaric Chambers, Announces Edward Pulwer as President/CEO
...ecently with Cardinal Health where he was the senior operating executive for the respiratory care business in ventilation and technology. Prior to his tenure
with Cardinal Health, Mr. Pulwer was executive vice president and chief operating officer for Viasys Health Care, a NYSE-traded company acquired by Ca...
NeoStem, Inc. Appoints Leading Chinese Medical Official to Its Advisory Board
...ducation and research in the Chinese medicine industry. She was appointed in 1983 to head Chinese Medical Affairs of Shandong province, and during her tenure
the number of Chinese medicine hospitals in Shandong province increased from eight to 150. In addition to being responsible for having established th...
Eamonn Hobbs Appointed President & CEO of Delcath Systems, Inc.
... built AngioDynamics into a leading medical technology company with an international market presence and a highly diverse product line. Throughout his tenure
at AngioDynamics, Mr. Hobbs led the Company's efforts in marketing, strategic planning, product development, and general management. In 2004, AngioDy...
Campbell Alliance Launches New Practice Area Focused on Medical Affairs
..., Vice President. Until recently, Mr. Dietlin served in a leadership position within the firm's Clinical Development practice. During his seven-year tenure
at Campbell Alliance, he has led a wide range of medical affairs-related projects.
"Regulatory and drug safety requirements are raising the profi...
Cequent Names F. Stephen Laroux, Ph.D., Director, Immunology and Inflammatory Diseases
... where he conducted research focused on innate immune responses to bacteria as well as the role of the immune system in chronic disease. Prior to his tenure
at BIDMC, Dr. Laroux conducted research into the immunology of diseases such as IBD, rheumatoid arthritis, ischemia-reperfusion, and myocardial infarc...
Keryx Biopharmaceuticals Announces Appointment of Ron Bentsur as Chief Executive Officer
...ech industry. Most recently, Mr. Bentsur served as CEO of XTL Biopharmaceuticals, a position he held from January 2006 until April 2009. Prior to his tenure
at XTL, Mr. Bentsur was with the Company from 2000-2006, serving as the Company's Chief Financial Officer from June 2003 until his departure in Januar...
A Global View: NanoLogix Creates Science Advisory Board
...ons related to infectious agents.
Cliff Watts, MD
Dr. Watts has been an Emergency Room physician for almost thirty-five years. During his tenure
at Boulder Community Hospital, Dr. Watts has often been on the front line of treating patients with life threatening diseases, and has a practical und...
Tenure in Biological Dictionary
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at the Worker's College ended when party officials ... Offers adult education courses in many areas of thought and culture. Search engine that f...