Tag: "certification" at biology news
Bull's-eye -- Programs targeting math, science teacher shortage may get boost
...tives success and sets it apart from other teacher certification
programs, said Jeff Morgan, chair of the departmen...ed at a higher rate than teachers from alternative certification
programs. Morgan and Williams set a goal of 20 students for the first teachHOUSTON group, target...
Another world-first for LCT's Xeno facilities
...ingdom, Australia and New Zealand. This formal certification
milestone along with recent regulatory approval for its clinical trial program, moves LCT towards starting a NZ human clinical trial later this calendar year with regional ethics approval the final requirement. LCT's accredited laboratory will use ...
Replacement warhead program poses challenges for weapons complex
...t the Los Alamos National Laboratory. In addition, certification
of both the method and the design for the first RRW will still need to go through a rigorous implementation and demonstration process. In addition to Tarter, the study group included other former nuclear weapons Lab directors and senior weapons s...
New Geisinger Health System building green Center for Health Research
...h around us, and we took it. Geisinger is pursing certification
by LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental De...ient and healthy places to live and work. The LEED certification
process includes a thorough review of the building's design features, construction plans and records...
New bird, bat species revealed by extensive DNA barcode studies
... and agriculture, forestry and security, including certification
of species for market, controlling pest animals and preventing invasions of species via international trade. A DNA barcoder could name the vegetables in your soup. Perhaps the biggest surprise is that DNA barcoding works as well as it does, that a ...
Marshfield Clinic's electronic health record first to receive CCHIT certification
...here most Americans get their health care. "This certification
acknowledges the comprehensiveness of Marshfield C...h and Human Services (HHS) to develop and evaluate certification
criteria and an inspection process for clinic and office EHRs, hospital EHRs and networks through wh...
Impact of forest certification in developing countries examined
...st Alliance), assesses the effectiveness of forest certification
programs that give consumers, retailers and manufa...s. The editors argue that the success of forest certification
depends on a heightened level of concern and awareness on the part of the world's wealthiest consume...
Improving livestock health, trade and human livelihoods in Africa
...n, emphasize the need for an independent source of certification
based on improved international standards to benef... continues. The authors propose that independent certification
bodies be used to foster verifiable documentation and assure importing countries that traded livesto...
Next generation of science stars: 5 female scientists receive 2006 LOral USA fellowships
...ist, studying the conservation potential of coffee certification
programs in Chiapas, Mexico and Sumatra, Indonesia. Dr. Philpott's research project will focus on the effects of hurricanes and other ecological damage on coffee agroecosystems in the Soconusco region of Chiapas, Mexico, to inform conservation manag...
Most extensive survey ever of world's tropical forests shows upward trend in sustainable management
...ctares), and Ghana (270,000 hectares). Independent certification
of forest management, which did not even exist in 1988, has also emerged as a powerful trend. According to ITTO, there are now 10.5 million hectares of tropical forests where sustainable production practices are certified by independent forestry orga...
Manchester plays host to international genetics network
...ic counseling, explore training, accreditation and certification
criteria between countries and share curricular resources and teaching strategies. It will create avenues for collaboration among international programs in education, student/faculty exchange and genetic counseling research and document the internati...
SNM issues first procedure guideline for imaging cancer in adults and children with PET/CT
...mates will need to participate in a maintenance of certification
program and continue training in PET, CT and PET/C...essionals meet these guidelines and maintenance of certification
for ABNM, SNM debuted its online maintenance of certification
program, the Lifelong Learning and Sel...
The Amazon in 2050: Implementing the law could save a million square kilometers of rainforest
...f Amazon forests and people, and the environmental certification
of the region's cattle ranchers and soy farmers. Based in Belm, Brazil, he leads the Center's Amazon program. In 1995, he co-founded the Amazon Institute of Environmental Studies (Instituto de Pesquisa Ambiental da Amaznia), which is now the largest ...
SNM Lifelong Learning and Self-Assessment program modules approved by ABNM, ABR for CME credit
...lf-assessment credit to satisfy the maintenance of certification
requirements for physician diplomates to take eith...M's self-assessment modules fulfill maintenance of certification
requirements. Our diplomates will benefit from greatly expanded SNM educational offerings," said Hen...
Satellites support businesses working for sustainable development
...sustainable management and forest protection, with certification
being provided by the Forest Stewardship Council, ...e examining the standards currently used in forest certification
and looking at the way data is currently collected which is mostly in-situ," said Charles Eyre of A...
Satellites show Amazon parks, indigenous reserves stop forest clearing
...f Amazon forests and people, and the environmental certification
of the region's cattle ranchers and soy farmers. Based in Belm, Brazil, he leads the Center's Amazon program. In 1995, he co-founded the Amazon Institute of Environmental Studies (Instituto de Pesquisa Ambiental da Amaznia), now the largest independe...
Defense center at NJIT draws satisfied customers at annual signing
...e bidding process and strongly advocate the use of certification
as a potent tool to obtain prime and subcontracting opportunities." Chaplin's clients have included diverse companies ranging from glove manufacturers to warehousing operations. Generally, a small business is defined by federal regulations to inc...
El Carmen the first wilderness designation in Latin America
...isting legal private and social "conservation land certification
system" is being used by CONANP to recognize land ...derness Zones would embrace wilderness within this certification
framework and would facilitate the re-wilding process of more land in the future. It also would be a...
UTSA researchers awarded $6.4 million to study tularemia
...a secure, access controlled facility requiring CDC certification
and government security personnel clearances. Another larger BSL3 laboratory will soon open on campus allowing more researchers to collaborate on future grants....
The AIUM celebrates 50 years at the 2005 AIUM Annual convention and preconvention
...fessionals; and assistance for those preparing for certification
examinations. Challenging Diagnoses in Obstetrics and Gynecology This interactive multimedia course covers differential diagnoses of anatomic and congenital anomalies. Twelve difficult cases from leading experts in the field will be presented to th...