Tag: "minister" at medical news
Better Emergency Medical Assistance Should Be Provided At Marathons
...pport at such events and they call upon the sports minister
to take action. According to the Loyleys, currently the UK Athletics 98 rules do not stipulate the degree or quality of care that should be provided, nor do they specify the need for advanced life support or advanced cardiac life support, the role o...
"Dutch Nobel Prize" for three researchers
...eir exceptional contribution to science. The Dutch minister
of Science & Education Loek Hermans will hand the awards in The Hague on january 30th 2001. The NWO/SPINOZA Award is the highest scientific honour in the Netherlands and is increasingly being seen as the "Dutch Nobel Prize". The Award, which this y...
South African MRC hosts the African branch office of EDCTP Secretariat
...mbi, High Representative of the EDCTP and ex-prime minister
of Mozambique. Acting President of the SA MRC, Prof. Emeritus W. Pick said that "the MRC is pleased with the outcome of the bidding process. It is a great honour for South Africa and the MRC. We are particularly pleased as the decision of the Assembl...
Physics World Digest August 2004: Eye surgery sharpens up
...e also calls on the government to make the science minister
a full member of the cabinet. Meanwhile, Richard Jones from Sheffield University author of the new popular-science book Soft Machines: Nanotechnology and Life examines what we really mean by "nanotechnology" and describes how "radical nanotechnolog...
MRSA: Political point-scoring over hospital cleanliness ignores the real issue
...trons the power to close unclean wards; and health minister
John Reid is now considering proposals to charge hospital bosses with corporate manslaughter if patients die from infections acquired in hospital. But the focus on pleasing the public means these policies are missing the point, states the editorial. ...