Tag: "contest" at medical news
.... Shakespeare, "King Lear", Act 4, Scene 7) In the contest
between people and lightning, lightning wins. Although lightningrarely strikes more than one person at a time, over the course of a year thedamages, deaths and injuries add up to make lightning a serious threat. Bystudying the outcome of human-lightn...
Revived drug prevents malaria, skirts drug resistance
...the second-string players in the world'scontinuing contest
with malaria has reappeared as a new drug, apparently capableof preventing the disease. Paired with an older, standard drug, it providesprotection with an unusually small risk of drug resistance. In a study in the September American Journal...
'Handwriting challenged' doctors to take penmanship class at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
...ut this. In addition, we're currently featuring a contest
where our doctors have to decipher the handwriting...s have responded enthusiastically to the class and contest
and already, more than 50 have signed up. "We contacted a firm that specializes in teaching people g...
Scientists meet in Connecticut to discuss research findings
...from 20 area high schools will compete in an essay contest
to answer the question, What breakthrough or innov...quality of a teenagers life in the year 2025? The contest
begins on Tuesday, June 20, 2:00 p.m. Winners will be announced at 4:30 p.m., South Campus Dormitori...
NHLBI to launch sleep and children education campaign
National Garfield contest
winners to receive awards WHAT: The Sleep Wel...e; awards ceremony for three Garfield online sleep contest
winners; and a sleep education activity with 80 elementary school children from the World Public Cha...
NHLBI launches sleep & children education program with Garfield the Cat as "Spokescat"
...attended by Garfield the Cat, three Garfield sleep contest
winners, 80 D.C. elementary school children, and others, NHLBI Director Dr. Claude Lenfant announced that the campaign is bringing together national and local organizations concerned about children's health and education to implement educational stra...
Amnesia, confusion may signal concussion
...ave had a concussion not be put back into athletic contest
until he or she has been thoroughly evaluated by a physician and undergone neuropsychological testing. This is especially important with athletes 18 years of age and younger because their brains are still developing," concludes Dr. Lovell. Concussion...
American Society of Hematology sponsors high school symposium at San Diego annual meeting
...ear in a row, ASH is sponsoring a poster and essay contest
to encourage innovation among students. Competing...e top four posters. "Last year's poster and essay contest
proved to be a great success," said Beverly Torok-Storb, Ph.D., of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Resear...
Uppsala scientists behind acclaimed health site
...etition, won honorary mention in the finals of the contest
titled "eHealth Awards." In the last decade stres...le in English. It is also sold to companies. The contest
"eHealth Awards" is organized by the EU Commission, and the winners were chosen in Ireland recently...
NSF, AAAS announce winners of 2004 Visualization contest
...to illustrate research processes and results. The contest
is jointly sponsored by the National Science Found...ugust prior to public announcement of the official contest
results. The winning works will then be published in a special section of a September 2005 is...
Cancer patients in Europe unite with doctors
...sponsoring the Images of Hope Award, a photography contest
open to all cancer patients and their families and caregivers. The award is designed to provide inspiration and encouragement to those afflicted with the disease, as cancer patients continue in their 'uphill climb'. Sean Swarner, the first canc...
Innovation prize finalists announced in 'Science of Better'
...s Research and the Management Sciences. The annual contest
highlights innovations in organizations that are profit and non-profit, in the U.S. and across the world, and frequently identifies unfolding trends in business and government. This is the 34th year of the prestigious competition, which has recognize...