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National Love Your Produce Manager® Day is April 2, 2015

3/26/2015
Los Alamitos, Calif. (PRWEB) March 26, 2015 Let’s not lose focus of why people go to the grocery store. Fresh produce are today’s traffic magnets. Three out of 4 consumers choose to shop at a particular supermarket because of their produce department, according to a Packaged Facts survey. Produce Managers are more important than ever as people are looking to add more fruits and vegetables t... [Comments]

Dr. Rod Rohrich Explores Evidence Based Innovations and Safety at the 32nd Annual Dallas Rhinoplasty Symposium

3/26/2015
Dallas, TX (PRWEB) March 26, 2015 Dr. Rod J. Rohrich, who served as Chairman of the 32nd annual Dallas Rhinoplasty Symposium and has trained over 6500 surgeons through these meetings over the years, reiterated the importance of evidence based medicine (EBM), that is, the optimization of decision making by utilizing evidence from well conducted research. "We often hear from rhinop... [Comments]

Applications Open for $1M Innovation Initiative Award from Alliance Healthcare Foundation

3/26/2015
San Diego (PRWEB) March 26, 2015 Alliance Healthcare Foundation (AHF), a nonprofit organization which works to advance health and wellness for the poor and underserved in San Diego and Imperial County, recently opened the application period for its annual $1 million award, the Innovation Initiative (i2). “Alliance Healthcare Foundation is excited to announce the 2015 round of our Innova... [Comments]

North American Seminars Launches Healthclick.com, a New Mobile Ready Website, Providing CME Course Information to PT, PTA, OT and ATC's

3/26/2015
Franklin, TN (PRWEB) March 26, 2015 North American Seminars launches it new mobile website http://www.healthclick.com . This website is dedicated to providing information regarding OT PT continuing education courses to the physical therapy and occupation therapy community. As a leader in live hands PT continuing education courses , North American Seminars provided over 200 live and onlin... [Comments]

UC Davis Receives $10 Million Grant to Establish Center to Study Schizophrenia

3/26/2015
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (PRWEB) March 26, 2015 UC Davis will establish a prestigious, leading-edge center to advance innovative research into the origins of schizophrenia: A Silvio O. Conte Center for Basic or Translational Mental-Health Research, one of only 15 such centers in the United States. The center will be funded through a $10 million grant from the National Institutes of Mental Heal... [Comments]

ACTCM Announces Upcoming Webinars

3/26/2015
San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) March 26, 2015 The American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine announces several upcoming webinars. These will be on the topics of the DAOM Program as well as Marketing Basics for Healers & Therapists. The DAOM Program Overview Webinar will be hosted by Dr. Carla Wilson, who will give an overview of the program and provide the next steps on how to prepa... [Comments]

Florida Hospital Welcome Dr. Oz to Tampa and Invites the Community to Attend Educational Seminars Hosted by Florida Hospital Physicians

3/26/2015
Tampa, FL (PRWEB) March 26, 2015 Florida Hospital teamed up with ABC Action News to participate in the Taking Action For Your Health campaign and live Dr. Oz event, which took place at the Westfield Citrus Park mall on Saturday, March 21st. More than a thousand people came out to see Dr. Mehmet Oz and hear his message of healthy living. The world renowned cardiothoracic surgeon and Emmy... [Comments]

Surgical Oncologist Joins Center for Restorative Breast Surgery and St. Charles Surgical Hospital

3/26/2015
(PRWEB) March 26, 2015 Doctors Scott Sullivan and Frank DellaCroce, Co-Founders of the Center for Restorative Breast Surgery (CRBS) and the St. Charles Surgical Hospital (SCSH) in New Orleans are pleased to announce that board certified Surgical Oncologist Dr. William Karl Ordoyne has joined their highly skilled group of surgeons. Ordoyne joins fellow breast surgical oncologist Alan Sto... [Comments]

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Osteomesh Bioresorbable Implant for Craniofacial Surgery

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MAXWELL Optical Wavefront Aberrometer

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Medicine Technology

Burzynski Research Institute, Inc. Announces Publication of Phase 2 Clinical Study in Metastatic Colon Adenocarcinoma of the Liver

3/26/2015
HOUSTON , March 26, 2015  The Burzynski Research Institute, Inc. (BRI) announced today that results of a study independently conducted by the Department of Surgery at Kurume University Medical Center in Japan have been published. The study, a randomized non-blinded phase 2 trial, compared 5-fluorouracil hepatic arterial infusion as post-operative adjuvant therapy... [Comments]

Pivotal Therapeutics announces payment of interest on outstanding convertible notes

3/26/2015
WOODBRIDGE, ON , March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Pivotal Therapeutics Inc. (OTCQX:PVTTF; CSE:PVO), ("Pivotal" or the "Company"), a specialty pharmaceutical company with a focus on Omega-3 therapies for cardiovascular disease and overall health, announced that on March 25, 2015 it issued 763,752 common shares of the Corporation (the "Common Shares"). The Common Shares represented payment of... [Comments]

Huntington Memorial Hospital Performs Groundbreaking Minimally Invasive Replacement of Heart Valves

3/26/2015
PASADENA, Calif. , March 26, 2015 Huntington Memorial Hospital is the first facility in the San Gabriel Valley to perform transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), a minimally invasive replacement of heart valves. The TAVR procedure is a revolutionary new way to replace an aortic valve without a chest incision or the use of a heart lung machine. The procedure... [Comments]

Collaboration for Cures: Teaming Up to Advance Science and Save Lives

3/26/2015
WASHINGTON , March 26, 2015 "Whether it's our family, our friends, all of us are potentially patients one day." In a single sentence, Dr. Anthony Coyle , senior vice president and chief scientific officer at Pfizer's Centers for Therapeutic Innovation (CTI), sums up what inspires the researchers and scientists fueling progress at America's biopharmaceutical com... [Comments]

OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Reports Financial Results for Fourth Quarter and Year End 2014

3/26/2015
BOTHELL, Wash. and VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 26, 2015  OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: OGXI ) today provided a summary of clinical developments and announced fourth quarter and year end 2014 financial results. Clinical Developments and Anticipated Near-term MilestonesCustirsen Collaboration: In December 2014, OncoGenex and Teva agreed to negotiate th... [Comments]

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