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$50 million from Bill and Melinda Gates will fund Columbia Public Health program to prevent maternal deaths in developing nations
...or Populationand Family Health of $1.36 million to fund
programs to help prevent maternalmortality, bring effective health services to refugees, and integrate familyplanning with HIV prevention services to rural Ugandan women. The only accredited school of public health in the New York metropolita...
UT Southwestern Study To Test Efficacy Of St. John's Wort For Treatment Of Depression
... The National Institute of Mental Health agreed to fund
the project withoutfinancial input from pharmaceutical companies....
UCSF And Eight Other Medical Centers Chosen For National Cancer Institute's Pediatric Brain Tumor Consortium
...I will provide $2 million a year for five years to fund
the consortium asthe nine centers work together to conceive, develop and carry out pilot studiesand early trials of promising new therapies. While childhood brain tumors are rare, they have surpassed acute lymphoblasticleukemia as the most common ca...
Komen Foundation Announces Application Deadline For 1999 National Grants
...s from the Joseph Drown Foundation, was created to fund
researchand develop methods for early detection an...ic Health orEpidemiology: Grants will be given to fund
postdoctoral fellowships in the areasof breast cancer research, public health or epidemiology. The p...
Viagra Prescribing Will Be Based On Financial Rather Than Clinical Reasoning
...tively admitted that the government can no longer fund
an NHS according to its founding principles of comprehensiveness, universality and access based on need, but has made a decision that will at least ensure consistent access across the UK. Although the BMA has campaigned vigorously for increased NHS ...
Thymus May Hold Clue To Rebuilding Immune System After HIV
...e Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDSFoundation helped fund
Study Confirms Safety Of Common Heart Drug
...aceutical manufacturer Glaxo Wellcome, Inc. helped fund
UCSF Recruting Breast Cancer Patients For Herbal Therapy Study
...women's health andalternative therapies, helped to fund
the clinical trial. It has been approvedby UCSF's Cancer Center Scientific Protocol Review Committee and the Committeeof Human Research....
National Science Foundation Awards Knowledge And Distributed Intelligence Grants
...SF's KDI coordinator. "I wish we had been able to fund
more of them." In addition to NSF's Office of Polar Programs, all six research directorates are collaborating on the KDI grants, including Biological Sciences; Computer and Information Science and Engineering; Education and Human Resources; Engineer...
Parenting CD-ROM Helps Reduce Children's Behavioral Problems
...oceeds from sales of the product have been used to fund
graduateresearch, make improvements on the program, market the materials and to provideincentives for parents who might benefit from the CD-ROM. Statistics suggest the frequency of juvenile crime in America hasdecreased in recent years. But G...
DFG To Fund Four New Research Units
...their activities. For the time being, the DFG will fund
them for a period of two years, providing a total of about DM 5.9 million. Another DM 2.1 million are earmarked for the third year. Typically, the programmes run for six years....
Scientists To Prepare Advisory Report On What's Been Learned About The Possible
Adverse Health Effects of Electric Fields
...ned citizens and which causedCongress, in 1992, to fund
the accelerated research program EMFRAPID: Doeselectricity used heavily in some occupations, carried by transmission lines andemployed in homes cause increases in leukemia, brain tumors, breast cancer andreproductive and developmental ills? Is there ...
UB Plants "Seeds" By Investing In Research Projects; Researchers Leverage Investment 14 Times Over
...ve Technology, from the Department of Education to fund
an innovative program to identify assistive technology materials to support the play of infants and toddlers with physical and developmental disabilities. New York State is using the program as a model across the state and other states are developing...
Procter & Gamble Supports Yale University Collaboration For Public Health Training Throughout China
...other academic areas, the newgrant also will fully fund
summer internships in China for Yale students inpublic health, said Merson, who previously headed global programs for the WorldHealth Organization on diarrheal diseases, acute respiratory infections andAIDS. The proposed internship topics for the fi...
Raising The Retirement Age In The United States Could Save Billions In Social Security Payments
... and helpshore up the ailing Social Security trust fund
over the long term, accordingto two university res...ung University.They said the Social Security trust fund
could save roughly $50 billionto $60 billion on each year's group of workers by requiring them to wa...
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