Boldly Going Virtual - Leading Physical and Online Event Experts Present Live Video Webcast
...meetings, conferences and millions of other audience-based events online. On August 6th, join a live, interactive panel discussion webcast of meeting planners
and virtual event producers from a variety of industries to learn the benefits, successful strategies and tips for enhancing physical events and deliv...
Census Bureau Releases Comprehensive Health Insurance Coverage Estimates by County
...dren. SAHIE offers an important snapshot as to the location and characteristics of those with and without health insurance. These data will help local planners
make decisions concerning the number of uninsured in special populations. The data pertain only to those younger than 65.
Editor's note: The r...
Conference Hound Launches Dedicated Conference and Trade Show Search Engine
... Hound platform is also designed to support marketing partnerships in the conference and trade exposition industry. Conference organizers and meeting planners
will be able to list conferences with the system at no charge. The launch site contains more than 11,000 listings, a number that will grow every day....
New Data Say Uninsured Account for Nearly One-Fifth of Emergency Room Visits
...ew data will increase our capacity for research and decision making," said AHRQ Director Carolyn M. Clancy, M.D. "The new database will give emergency planners
and other policymakers the data they need to help improve the quality, safety and effectiveness of emergency medical care."
AHRQ also rele...
GetWellNetwork Introduces Discharge Planning Tools in Latest Version of PatientLife System
... -- The system's new discharge dashboard tool provides nurses and discharge planners
with a real-time view of patient and unit progress within a Web-based Manag...Network, Inc. "Our design team consisted of clinical leaders and discharges planners
from several client hospitals, and their input led to an innovative tool to...
Florida State Tobacco Tax Increase May Prompt Smokers to Quit Spontaneously
...allenges of quitting smoking. By providing safe and effective cessation aids, like therapeutic nicotine, all smokers looking to quit - spontaneous and planners
- have the opportunity to re-evaluate continued smoking and finally quit for good."
About the Study
A study of 1,700 adults (900 adults age...
New Report Finds 10 Early Lessons Learned From the H1N1 Outbreak
...d around the potential threat of the H5N1 (bird) flu virus, which had been circulating in Asia and elsewhere for nearly a decade. It also reveals that planners
anticipated there would be six weeks of lead time between the time a novel flu virus was identified and its spread to the United States.
NASA Selects Four Proposals to Study Space Radiation Risks
...nauts' health throughout their lives. The program quantifies crew health and performance risks during spaceflight and develops strategies that mission planners
and system developers can use to monitor and mitigate these risks.
A complete list of the selected principal investigators, organizations and pr...
Physicians Join With National Healthcare Leaders to Explore New Ways to Enhance Geriatric Care in America
...ine at UCLA , director of the Specialized Ambulatory Evaluation Center in Sherman Oaks, a consulting geriatrician at SCAN Health Plan, and one of the planners
of the conference. "What we try to share is another way to provide care to older individuals that is efficient, is evidence-based, and in many cases h...
Report Reveals Disparities in Pharmaceutical Treatment for Minority Patients
...rough insurance programs, in the prescribing of medications and in adherence to medication regimens. The report offers recommendations for health-care planners
and advocates, clinicians and health-care organizations to improve prescribing and use of medications in a diverse society.
"Since medications ar...
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Master planners in brain may coordinate other areas' roles in cognitive tasks
Scientists have used data from scans of 183 subjects to identify brain areas that consistently become active in a variety of cognitive tasks, such as reading, learning a rhythm or analyzing a picture.
If the brain in action can be compared to a symphony, with specialized sections required to pitc...
1 in 6 health workers won't report in flu pandemic -- study by Ben-Gurion U. researchers
...iversity of the Negev in Israel, and joint editor of the Israeli Ministry of Health Pandemic Preparedness Plan. "Our results could help preparedness planners
identify workforce needs and develop strategies for improving worker response."
According to the survey, public health workers who were both "conc...
University of Miami receives stimulus funds for study of hurricane impacts on structures, ecosystems
...the knowledge needed for the development of the next generation of high-resolution fluid dynamic models, which help forecasters and emergency response planners
throughout the hurricane season.
In a truly interdisciplinary manner, the facility will offer the capability to physically model entire segments o...
Army study improves ability to predict drinking water needs
BETHESDA, Md. (July 8, 2009) When soldiers leave base for a 3-day mission, how much water should they bring? Military planners
and others have long wrestled with that question, but new research from the Journal of Applied Physiology may now provide them an accurate answer.
Equity concerns raised by congestion pricing can be addressed to make approach viable
...estion pricing to existing transportation finance mechanisms would change the equity implications overall.
The study recommends that transportation planners
should consider measuring and assessing equity concerns early in the planning process when considering congestion pricing. Once a plan is developed, t...
Tufts students host Earth Day with groundbreaking ceremony for solar house
... BOSTON and MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. -- A collaborative team of student designers, engineers and planners
from the Boston Architectural College and Tufts University will use Earth Day as an occasion to unveil their vision of innovative sustainable living, ...
CHIs 5th Biomarker World Congress: Signature Event with Cutting-Edge Agenda
...s Cambridge Healthtech Institute Conferences, Insight Pharma Reports, Cambridge Marketing Consultants, Barnett Educational Services, Cambridge Meeting planners
and Cambridge Healthtech’s Media Group, which includes numerous e-newsletters as well as Bio-IT World magazine.
Founded in 1992, Cambridge Heal...
Fighting global warming offers growth and development opportunities
...GDP by 2085 (Japanese GDP in 2007 was 3.41 trillion euro). This is due to an increased number of days where harbors will be forced to close.
should factor this in when designing port capacities. Their designs must be able to prevent delays and increased downtime due to winds and rain. Simil...
New publishing partnership for Energy for Sustainable Development
... broaden the journal's access to readers and authors, and to the key target groups of decision makers, managers, consultants, policy makers, analysts, planners
and researchers. This will be done by enabling online submission of articles and by including the journal into the online platforms ScienceDirect ( ww...
UC Riverside scientist to explore how vegetation affects urban heat islands
The researchers will seek answers to guide policymakers and planners
in bolstering protective measures to prevent heat-related illness and death...ject.
The team will share its findings locally and nationally with city planners
and health agencies and provide data to public health officials responsible...
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ClearTrial Launches Version 2.7 of its Clinical Trial Operations Planning Software Featuring Advanced Portfolio Planning Capability
...or company-wide forecasts. ClearTrial Portfolio Planning also ensures that planners
are using the most current information by automatically updating the portfo...esources - or modify study start dates to smooth out resource utilization. planners
can instantly see the budget and resource impact of dropping or delaying a ...
Triage study challenges notions of emergency medical response to disaster
...h overtriage, the model suggests that the "walking wounded" can have a variable impact on the relationship between resources and mortality. By giving planners
the ability to quantify these effects, however, the model advances the current state of disaster response logistics.
The bottom line, according to ...
Pfizer, Genentech, Amgen, Bayer, Wyeth, Abbott, Merck and Additional Leading Pharmaceutical Companies Participating During ExL Pharma's Fall Line Up!
November 5-6th, Princeton, NJ 3rd Pharmaceutical Meeting planners
Summit- The Ideal Networking Environment for Pharmaceutical Meeting planners
This newly updated agenda features perspectives from 13 different pharmac...
Wisconsin Tourism Aided by Internet Technology
...rs, TV, radio, billboards and trade shows.
Because almost 70% of travel planners
use the Internet to plan trips as compared to only 20% five years ago, Peterson said that WisconsinGuide.com is an important resource for travel planners
and tourism businesses in Wisconsin.
Peterson said the site is valuable ...
Michigan Growth Capital Symposium includes Wisconsin Tech Companies
...n Dines, Assistant Director of Corporate Relations at the University of Wisconsin, said that the meeting had a different focus this year. "The meeting planners
decided to connect the dots and broaden the scope to focus on where deals come from: namely from University tech transfer offices and from the careful...
Fiserv Launches Avidyn Health to Target Healthcare Costs
Avidyn Health is a combination of the medical management offerings from two of the Fiserv Health benefits administrators - Benefit planners
and Wausau Benefits - and Avidyn's care management company, ValueCHECK.
Existing medical management customers of the three companies will see a na...
Students compete for $22,000 in Tech Business Plan Competition
...is device and lighted ice in hockey rinks to hearing diagnosis software and a process to develop hydrogen fuels for cars. However, Burrill competition planners
have noticed a trend among participating students to gravitate toward socially aware technologies and services, Miner said.
We didnt plan the compe...
Cutting-edge technology keeps papermaker rolling
... the pallet is whisked away to staging.
The staging system works in real time with orders being taken by inside salespeople, who send them to load planners
who decide what rolls go to which trucks. Using a PeopleSoft system, the company's transportation department then works with carriers to schedule ship...
Fiber-optic infrastructure spurring city economic development
...in terms of as revenues. In 1999, the gaming industry had as much sales as the motion picture industry (or $7.4 billion).
I would think the network planners
at the major carriers would understand this demand for bandwidth. Instead, they are looking at delivering megabit speeds into the next several years w...
Are your business and technology goals aligned?
...ple inside the business informed and in touch is to break IT projects down and roll them out in stages. Area executives advise business and technology planners
alike to beware the concept of a big bang solution that takes a lot of time and resources and is meant to have a huge impact. The risk of implementing...
planners in Biological Definition
... of the senses .
"Vision" can mean an imagined picturing originating with not-so-divine sources: politicians , business planners
and change gurus play on this sense of the word.
A company vision may express a corporate long-term goal - not to be confused with a missi...