Tag: "alliance" at medical news
The Roll Back Malaria partnership has done more harm than good
...l Back Malaria partnership (RBM)--an international alliance
of over 90 organisations--has not only failed to control malaria, but its ineffectiveness has meant that malaria rates have increased since its inception, states an editorial in this week's issue of THE LANCET ahead of Africa Malaria Day on April 25,...
Harvard Medical School and Project A.L.S. join forces to target ALS research
...ures that strike at the cause of the disease. "Our alliance
with Project A.L.S. reinforces our commitment to open collaboration and will help us reach our shared goals," he said....
Safety and quality study ranks Rush among the nation's best
...September 22. UHC, based in Oak Brook, Ill., is an alliance
of 92 academic medical centers that offers its members specific programs and services to improve clinical and operational performance. Unlike other reviews of hospitals that take into account reputation, the UHC study is completely objective; it's ba...
The Molecular Profiling Institute, Inc. and IBM advance technology
...nc. (Molecular Profiling) announced today that its alliance
with IBM on the Healthcare Life Sciences Collabora...he president and CEO of Molecular Profiling. "Our alliance
with IBM should allow Molecular Profiling to offer physicians a tailored medical strategy for their ...
Strategic plan to accelerate Australian drug development
...esearch organisation TetraQ has formed a strategic alliance
with Ground Zero Pharmaceuticals Inc (GZP) to help new Australian pharmaceuticals get to market. While only established in May , The University of Queensland (UQ) based TetraQ is quickly becoming a key provider of services for Australian drug ...
Working together for better health outcomes
...a more robust, transparent and mutually beneficial alliance
between the groups, resulting in better health outcomes for all Australians," he said. To guarantee the relevance and usability of the resources, a wide range of representatives from both health consumer organisations and the pharmaceutical industry ...
Agreement signed on milk bioactive products
...anager of MG Nutritionals, Peter Hobman, said this alliance
provided MG Nutritionals access to world class exp...s IMB had with industry. "This strategic national alliance
builds on the potential, capacity and strengths of the IMB as an internationally competitive researc...
Medicaid matters to children: How Medicaid can help drive quality improvement in pediatrics
...f Children's Hospitals, joined forces to create an alliance
advocating for quality improvement measures to not only strengthen Medicaid but also to improve the state of pediatric practice. "Medicaid has changed dramatically over the past 20 to 30 years," said Steven M. Altschuler, M.D., president and chief ...
Mount Sinai expands cutting-edge molecular testing
...nnounced that it has signed a three-year strategic alliance
agreement with world-renowned diagnostic company Roche Diagnostics, to establish a Molecular Center of Excellence (MCOE). As a Roche designated MCOE, the Molecular Pathology Laboratory will offer physicians and patients the most advanced molecular di...
International breast health guidelines
...an example of what a collaborative, working global alliance
can achieve." Building on guidelines first published in 2003 to help developing nations find ways to make economically feasible and culturally appropriate care available to medically underserved women, "The Guidelines for International Breast Health...
Bank of America grant to expand community-based childhood immunization program in northern Manhattan
...izations and parents. "We are delighted with our alliance
with the Bank of America Charitable Foundation," says Roy Vagelos, MD, chairman of Columbia University Medical Center's capital campaign, Defining the Future. "The partnership between Bank of America and Columbia University Medical Center will direc...
GE Healthcare and St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix announce research agreement
...ospital and Medical Center to establish a landmark alliance
in medical research. The agreement is expected to...ng to leaders at both organizations, this research alliance
will focus on a number of groundbreaking technologies, including the continuation of new MR applicat...
SAGE partners with NCCHC to publish the Journal of Correctional Health Care
...alth and community care providers." "Our strategic alliance
with Sage will be a tremendous benefit to researchers and practitioners in this growing field," adds NCCHC president Edward A. Harrison. "With surging awareness that correctional health care is a vital element of public health, access to the best ava...
New biomarkers for improving treatment of spondylarthritis
...affecting peripheral joints. For an international alliance
of researchers, synovial tissue analysis presented an ideal vehicle for identifying biomarkers of SpA. Their findings, featured in the June 2006 issue of Arthritis & Rheumatism ( http://www.interscience.wiley.com/journal/arthritis ), hold the promis...
American College of Physicians launches quality measures tool in PIER
...ined together to create a voluntary organizational alliance
that is dedicated to developing methods that will most effectively and efficiently measure and improve performance in the ambulatory care setting. This alliance, named the Ambulatory Care Quality Alliance (AQA) soon identified a "starter set" of meas...
P.A.D. Coalition press briefing
...Why Now? On September 19, the P.A.D. Coalition, an alliance
of more than 45 leading health organizations, and ...Monday, September 18 The P.A.D. Coalition is an alliance
of more than 45 leading healh organizations and government agencies working to improve the health an...
M. D. Anderson, BCM, launch research effort targeting asthma and allergic diseases
A new research alliance
focuses on a molecular master switch suspected of igniting the inflammatory immune response that drives asthma and other allergic diseases. The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center and Baylor College of Medicine have launched the Texas ...
Williams Syndrome, the brain and music
... Studies the central hub of this unique scientific alliance
explains, "Understanding the connections between missing genes, the resulting changes in brain structure and function, and ultimately behavior may help us to reveal how the brain works." The current study is just the latest chapter in a story that's...
Penn leads $98 million translational medicine collaboration
... schools at Penn to form a truly interdisciplinary alliance
to facilitate clinical and translational research....nal goals, the Philadelphia translational medicine alliance
will develop better designs for clinical trials; design new and improved clinical research informati...
Emory and Finland Public Health Institute to build global health network with $20M Gates grant
...tp://www.ianphi.org . IANPHI is an international alliance
dedicated to optimizing public health service delivery and decision-making globally by improving public health infrastructure around the world. IANPHI's goals are to strengthen and link national public health institutes (NPHIs), facilitate collabora...