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ANDRES F. ALONSO, ESQ., a Partner in the Law Firm of PARKER WAICHMAN ALONSO LLP, Was Appointed Co-Lead Counsel to the Plaintiffs' Steering Committee in the Denture Cream Products Liability Litigation, MDL 2051

GREAT NECK, N.Y., July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- In an order filed on July 13, 2009, Judge Cecilia Altonaga, United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida appointed as Lead Counsel to the Plaintiffs' Steering Committee in the Denture Cream Products Liability Litigation, Andres F....

Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. Announces New Food Allergy Initiative Advocacy Steering Committee

Leading parent advocates from across the country join forces to advocate for more research funding to find a cure WASHINGTON, May 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, as we continue to mark Food Allergy Awareness Week, Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., member of the Board of Directors of the Food Aller...

Dr. Michael B. Cates Takes Leadership Role on AVMA's One Health Joint Steering Committee

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., April 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dr. Michael B. Cates has become the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) representative on the One Health Joint Steering Committee, lending a powerful new voice to the One Health movement. One Health is a collaborative ...

Mosaica Partners' Kolkman to Chair HIMSS Healthcare Information Exchange Steering Committee

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Laura Kolkman, President, Mosaica Partners, a nationally recognized health information exchange consulting firm, has been selected to serve as Chair of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Healthcare Information Exchang...

Peter Burg Appointed as Co-Chair of the Plaintiffs' Steering Committee and the Executive Committee for the Gadolinium-Based Contrast Agents Product Liability Multi-District Litigation

DENVER, March 27 /PRNewswire/ -- On March 25, 2008, The Honorable Dan A. Polster, federal judge presiding over the Gadolinium-Based Contrast Agents Product Liability Multi-District Litigation in the Northern District of Ohio, appointed several lawyers to serve on the Plaintiffs' Steering Commi...

Cogentus Pharmaceuticals Names Scientific Steering Committee for Global Phase 3 Clinical Program

Clinical Experts To Oversee Phase 3 Program of CGT-2168 MENLO PARK, Calif., Feb. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Cogentus Pharmaceuticals, Inc., today named a distinguished international panel of medical experts to serve on the Scientific Steering Committee charged with overseeing COGENT, the compan...

Ten Professional Societies Join Forces to Develop Obesity Medicine Certification Examination

...rch 2010. According to Dr. Robert Kushner, Chair of the OMPC Inter-Societal steering Committee and President of The Obesity Society, "Approximately two-thirds o... 238 physicians from internal medicine, pediatrics and family practice. The steering Committee is now beginning phase II of the process - writing questions for ...

Language Line Services Honored by Nebraska Association for Translators & Interpreters (NATI)

...ternationally inspires local leaders to do the same." Incorporated in 1999, NATI's membership has grown from eight very dedicated members of a steering committee to almost 200 independent contractors, non-government organization (NGO) and government employees, business, volunteer language access activ...

WellPoint, BCBSA, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida and HCSC Collaborate to Expand Access to Health Care Cost Information

...tt Serota, President and CEO of BCBSA, said. BCBSA will continue to refine and enhance the transparency tool under the guidance of the Care Comparison steering Committee, which will include representatives from Blue plans across the country. This arrangement enables BCBSA, WellPoint's affiliated health...

F. Duwaine Townsen Joins SpectraScience Board of Directors

...e Group. He has been an active participant in technology and entrepreneurship programs at the University of California, San Diego (as a member of the steering Committee of the CONNECT Program) and San Diego State University Entrepreneurial Center. In March 2003, Mr. Townsen was the recipient of the 2003 Dire...
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/C O R R E C T I O N -- Prof Terje Pedersen, SEAS Study Principal Investigator & Head of Steering Committee/

In the news release, "Update on the SEAS Study" issued on 21 Jul 2008 07:00 GMT, by Prof Terje Pedersen,SEAS Study Principal Investigator & Head of Steering Committee over PR Newswire, we are advised by a representative of the organisation that the following information has been added to the r...

More Gene Mutations Linked to Autism Risk

...utism susceptibility," said co-author Maja Bucan, Ph.D., professor of Genetics at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and Chair of the steering committee for Autism Speaks' Autism Genetic Resource Exchange (AGRE). "We are grateful to families of children with autism spectrum disorders for thei...

Large, Long-Term Study Shows Avandia Has No Increased Overall Cardiovascular Risk Compared to Other Commonly Used Diabetes Medicines

... most commonly used diabetes medicines, metformin and sulfonylurea, which have been used for decades," said Dr. Philip D. Home, chairman of the RECORD steering Committee and a professor at Newcastle University. "Millions of patients with diabetes do not achieve good blood sugar control, even with combination...

AstraZeneca Submits NDA for Low Dose Aspirin/Esomeprazole Combination Product

...uing Or Not Adhering to Aspirin Among 50 279 Patients at Risk for Coronary Artery Disease. European Heart Journal . 2006;27:2667-2674. CAPRIE steering Committee. A Randomised, Blinded, Trial of Clopidogrel Versus Aspirin in Patients at Risk of Ischaemic Events (CAPRIE). The Lancet. 1996;348:1329-39....

Results of NeuroThera Effectiveness and Safety Trial - 2 (NEST-2) Presented at International Stroke Conference 2009

...Professor Werner Hacke, M.D., Ph.D., Chairman of Neurology at the University of Heidelberg, who will join Professor Zivin as Co-Chairman of the NEST-3 steering Committee. About Acute Ischemic Stroke According to the American Stroke Association, stroke is the third leading cause of death in the United...

Cardio3 BioSciences Raises EUR13.7 Million in Series B Fundraising and Grant Funding

...g clinicians include Andre Terzic, M.D., Ph.D. Mayo Clinic and Dr. Jozef Bartunek, Associate Director of the Cardiovascular Center, Aalst. The trial's steering committee also includes Dr. William Wijns, co-Director of the Cardiovascular Center Aalst, and Prof. Michal Tendera of the Silesian Heart Centre, Kato...

Late-Breaking Data Highlighting Research Advances in Several Blood Disorders to Be Presented At the American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting

...n the date of randomization and longest amount of follow-up available. All analyses were pre-specified in a peer-reviewed protocol, and an independent steering committee agreed on all analyses and interpretations. The study found that in all patients with cancer, the use of ESAs increased on-study mo...

Dronedarone (Multaq(R)) Reduced the Incidence and Duration of Hospitalization in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation

...ons to reduce this burden are needed," said Dr. Christian Torp-Pedersen from the Gentofte University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark and a member of the steering committee of the ATHENA study. "These new ATHENA data showed that, for the first time, an anti-arrhythmic drug significantly and consistently reduced ...

Concentric Medical to Sponsor Randomized Trial

...its plan to sponsor a prospective randomized clinical trial comparing intervention using the Merci Retrieval System(TM) with best medical therapy. A steering committee comprised of clinical experts from around the world has agreed to support and help guide the trial, named RETRIEVE (Randomized trial of Endo...

Phase III Clinical Studies of Aclidinium Bromide Show Statistical Significance vs. Placebo in Patients With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

...t the dose tested, although the magnitude was lower than seen in previous studies. We are working actively with Forest and members of the ACCLAIM/COPD steering Committee to fully understand these findings to determine the best way forward including the extent of the benefit possible from dosing alternatives",...
Steering in Medical Products

Livewire™ Steerable Catheters

Description:... The Livewire steerable electrophysiology catheter is uniquely designed with an ergonomic handle and patented steering mechanism to provide smooth, precise catheter tip movement, even during lengthy electrophysiology procedures....
Company:St. Jude Medical, Inc.

Livewire Cannulator™

Description:... The Livewire cannulator offers improved access to the coronary sinus by combining the ergonomic Livewire steering mechanism with numerous specialized features....
Company:St. Jude Medical, Inc.

RX ACCUNET Embolic Protection System

Description:...elp manage the navigation of tortuous anatomy. Recovery is performed with a dedicated RX recovery catheter with shapeable distal tip designed to offer steering control during advancement....
Company:Guidant Corporation

Inquiry Steerable Diagnostic Catheters

Description:... Inquiry 4Fr, 5Fr and 6Fr diagnostic electrophysiology catheters offer simple, precise distal control with it's patented Easy-Hand steering mechanism....
Company:Irvine Biomedical Inc.

Fort Moderate Support

Description:... Forte Guide Wire w/Markers: Front line use, 1:1 torque, excellent steering and tracking, sharp vessel images, floppy and moderate support....
Company:Boston Scientific Corporation

Fort Floppy

Description:... Forte Guide Wire w/Markers: Front line use, 1:1 torque, excellent steering and tracking, sharp vessel images, floppy and moderate support....
Company:Boston Scientific Corporation

Pediatric Neuroendoscope System

Description:... outer diameter and the convenient working length, it consists also of a simple but secure and reliable fixation device and a sophisticated insert for steering instruments around the corner. These characteristics make the Pediatric Endoscope system especially valuable for intraventricular endoscopic procedure...
Company:Richard Wolf GmbH

Flexiblescope

Description:... A new flexible endoscope with an ultra dense optic fiber system. Its two working and irrigation channels and steering mechanism makes it ideal for a multipurpose use in neurosurgical endoscopy i.e. Ventri-culostomy and as a spine scope....
Company:Zeppelin Medical Instruments, Ltd.

Safire Bi-directional Ablation Catheter

Features:... and non-slip grip, the Safire catheters intuitive steering mechanism allows physicians to focus on the case, ... Designed for Procedural Efficiency A patented steering mechanism and automatic steering lock can help reduce catheter manipulation through...
Company:St. Jude Medical, Inc.

Livewire Spiral HP™ Catheters

Features:... 20 bipolar-spaced electrodes Circular tip Ergonomic handle Automatic steering lock tip curvature in place without backlash. Reduces unwanted tip movements. No need to exert continuous force to maintain tip curve Patented steering handle magnifies finger motion, producing greater tip deflection to reduce ...
Company:St. Jude Medical, Inc.
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Ramón Carrillo

...ar 2006 as "Year of Honor to Ramón Carrillo". Many events were carried out to make amends for the previous injustices and the ideas of social medicine steering his work became republished. Short biography After attending elementary and middle school in his native city, Ramón Carrillo moved to Bue...
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SRI announces selection by the National Cancer Institute as a Chemical Biology Consortium center

...d Applications Center. As the principal investigator of the Comprehensive Chemical Biology Screening Center, Sambucetti was invited to join the CBC steering Committee, an NCI advisory panel that will work to ensure that CBC Centers are efficiently bridging the gap between basic scientific findings and NCI-...

Sustainable bioenergy project has global launch

...Richard, Nathanael Greene, Natural Resources Defense Council who chairs the steering committee and Lee Lynd, Thayer School of Engineering, Dartmouth College and...aid in a commentary in Issues in Science and Technology as chair of the GSB steering committee. "Most analyses involving biofuels have been undertaken within a...

'Platforms in space' to help businesses

...abilities of the University and its core Partners. Prospect Leicestershire is represented on G-STEP through its Chairman, Nick Carter, who sits on the steering group. The physical base will provide meeting space, a design facility, and logistics for service and application development. ...

SRI International announces findings from new upper atmospheric radar system for scientific research

...splays of the aurora borealis, with lower atmospheric phenomena such as tropospheric storms and weather patterns. Remote operation and electronic beam steering allows researchers to operate and position the radar beam instantaneously to accurately measure rapidly changing space weather events. "The AMISR s...

Toward cheap underwater sensor nets

...matched those in the terrestrial domain," said Kastner, the professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) at the Jacobs School steering the project. Sensor Nets and Diving Vets If scientists had underwater sensor nets, they could keep better tabs on how water conditions are cha...

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

...ply chain," said Dr. Tom Janoshalmi, Chair of the SCC Technical Development steering Committee and Manager, Corporate Strategy, SAP & Business Process Manag... Winners are selected by the Supply-Chain Council's Technical Development steering Committee (TDSC) based on the nature and complexity of organizations' impro...

Free online toolkit provides standard measures for genome and population studies

... the measures is being driven by the scientific community through the PhenX steering committee, working groups and surveys. Researchers using the toolkit wil... the measures is being driven by the scientific community through the PhenX steering committee, working groups and surveys. ...

Fighting global warming offers growth and development opportunities

... of Cambridge Centre for Climate Change Mitigation Research (4CMR), Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge and a member of the Scientific steering Committee of the Congress. "There is some evidence that harder greenhouse gas targets and regulation may actually increase benefits through improv...

Suppressing cancer with a master control gene

...er Bossuyt, Bassem Hassan, and colleagues at VIB and K. U. Leuven has tested this theory. They demonstrate that in the fruit fly, master control genes steering the specialization step inhibit tumor formation. In collaboration with colleagues from the United States, they show that loss of one of those gene...

PSEG's Ralph Izzo to explore at NJIT the impacts of climate change, more

... Ralph Izzo believes that our society is steering a very unsustainable course when it comes to energy and he speaks with aut... Competitiveness Energy Security; Innovation and Sustainability Initiative steering Committee; and the Business Roundtable. ...
Steering in Biological Technology

International Steering Committee for RVX-208 IVUS Trial Formed

Dr. Steven Nissen to Chair Steering Committee for Landmark ApoA-I Trial TSX Exchange Symbol: RVX CALGARY, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Resverlogix Corp. ("Resverlogix" or the "Company") (TSX:RVX) is pleased to announce the formation of the Steering Committee for the RVX-208 Phase 2b clini...

"Over the Next 2-3 Years We Will Leverage Developmental Capabilities and Explore In-licensing and a Co-development Model to Consolidate Our Presence in Japan" - Dr. Kailash Sharma, President, Japan Operations, Zydus Cadila

...rketing expertise, Dr. Kailash Sharma is much sought after. Dr. Kailash Sharma with over 13 years of experience in the Japan's pharma industry will be steering the group's operations in this crucial growth phase. With a doctorate in Cell & Molecular Biology from Kurume University Medical School, Japan and...

New Survey Reveals That More Than Half of Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients in Europe and Canada Feel Their Disease Controls Their Lives

...sity of Glasgow , UK and RAISE Patient Needs Panel steering Group member. "More than half of the surveyed pat...tal, Berlin, Germany and RAISE Patient Needs Panel steering Group member. "Understanding the patients' viewpo... Montpellier, France and RAISE Patient Needs Panel steering Group member. "Almost 20 percent of the surveyed ...

UCB and Crohn's Disease Working Group Award $175,000 in Research Grants to Gastroenterology Fellows

...ling $175,000 for all four grants. The recipients were selected by the CDWG steering Committee and the awards were funded by a grant from UCB. A reception hono...edicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology and member of the CDWG steering committee. "The award was created to support young physician-scientists at ...

Boston Scientific Welcomes Launch of Syntax Score Website

...s University , Rotterdam, The Netherlands, and chairman of the SYNTAX trial steering committee. "Having a consistent grading system for lesion complexity and s...SYNTAX Score website were developed under the direction of the SYNTAX trial steering committee, chaired by Dr. Serruys and F.W. Mohr, M.D., Ph.D., and were made...

Pulmonary Hypertension Association Names Dr. Nicholas Hill Recipient of 2009 Award of Excellence in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH) Care

...ition." This year's award recipient was selected by the 2009 PHA Award steering Committee, comprised of: Michael McGoon, MD, professor of medicine at the M...vision of Cardiovascular Disease at the Mayo Clinic, chair of the PHA Award steering Committee; David Badesch, MD, professor of medicine in the Divisions of Pul...

SHARE Program Launched to Address the Challenges of Achieving Blood Pressure Goal

...E(ing) the Knowledge ( http://www.SHARE-hypertension.com ) The SHARE steering committee announce the launch of Supporting Hypertension Awareness & Re...nts: - SHARE European Hypertension Survey, created by a European steering committee of experts in the field of hypertension treatment, to quant...

Venture Capital Veteran John Brooks Joins Life Science Investment Bank Johnston Blakely & Company

...ohn Brooks is vice chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Joslin Diabetes Center where he is also chairman of the finance committee, a member of the steering committee of Mass Medic's MedTech Ignite (Inspiring Growth in New Innovative Technology Enterprises) program and is on the Draper BioAdvisory Board....

Vasogen Appoints Dr. Eldon Smith Chairman

...ognition of his outstanding achievements, he was appointed as an Officer of the Order of Canada. In October 2006, Dr. Smith was appointed to chair the steering committee responsible for developing a new Heart Health Strategy to fight heart disease in Canada. Dr. Smith has served as President of the Canadian C...

Exenatide Clinical Data Analysis Shows No Increased Risk of Cardiovascular Events

... Diabetes Trial Unit at the Oxford Centre for Diabetes (Oxford, England) and Duke Clinical Research Institute at Duke University (Durham, N.C.). The steering committee for this study is chaired by Professor Rury Holman, FRCP, director, Diabetes Trial Unit, Oxford University , and Robert M. Califf, M.D., vi...
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