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It takes a village to improve the health of children

... appears in a supplement of the journal Pediatrics devoted to the training of future pediatricians....

West Africa: meningitis epidemics driven by the wind

...vironmental Research Observatory (ORE AMMA-Catch), devoted to collecting measurements of climatic and health parameters in West Africa, should contribute to extending and continuing this research in a public health perspective....

Children's Hospital, Oakland's Dr. Barbara Staggers wins prestigious award

...een a champion and mentor of adolescents. She has devoted her life to increasing access to quality health care for minorities, particularly adolescents. Dr. Staggers is the director of three health clinics serving adolescents. Last fall, Dr. Staggers and Children's Hospital at Oakland opened a school-base...

APA applauds new California regulations for inpatient psychological services

...S and Psychology Shield, a non-profit organization devoted to improving patient care in California's state-operated mental hospitals. Psychology Shield is supported by the American Psychological Association, the California Psychological Association, and other individuals and organizations including the Ameri...

Researchers largely at fault for health risk studies that influence and confuse the public

...f other research, asserted Dr. Kupfer in a session devoted to discussion about risk factors in medicine and psychiatry. Dr. Kupfer is co-author of the recently published To Your Health: How to Understand What Research Tells Us About Risk (Oxford University Press, 2005). According to Dr. Kupfer, a look at the...

Study shows Philip Morris pursued tobacco regulation to enhance its image

...g FDA regulation. "With image-shaping in mind, PM devoted enormous resources to achieving regulation--but on its own terms," says senior study author Ruth Malone, RN, PhD. "While health advocates frame tobacco use as a public health policy issue, PM's regulatory efforts focused on framing tobacco use as an...

International conference on bipolar disorder June 16-18 a forum for new research

... the conference offers the only venue in the world devoted exclusively to highlighting new research into bipolar disorder. Scientists will present findings covering new approaches to diagnosis and treatment, advances in pharmacotherapy and neuroscience and the latest information on psychosocial issues, vuln...

Endocrine Society honors UNC physician for key contributions to hormone research

...ety is the world's oldest and largest organization devoted to research on hormones and clinical endocrinology. The society's membership consists of more than 12,000 scientists, physicians, educators, nurses and students in more than 80 countries....

JAMA editorial: Tuberculosis a global problem

...roblem." "The articles in this theme issue of JAMA devoted to TB address a number of important concerns including screening; treatment for active and latent infections; multidrug-resistant strains; and improving screening, treatment, and quality of care for all vulnerable populations. These are serious prob...

Use of high hydrostatic pressure to inactivate Hepatitis A virus in oysters studied

...t of Food Science and Technology at Virginia Tech, devoted to improving food safety and food processing. Hepatitis A virus (HAV) is one of the more serious illnesses transmissible by shellfish. Worldwide, HAV is responsible for more than 1.5 million cases of the disease each year, with 260,000 cases and more...

$3.68 millon grant to boost public health 'informatics'

...on Foundation is the nation's largest philanthropy devoted exclusively to improving the health and health care of all Americans. The Foundation for the National Institutes of Health was established by the United States Congress to support the mission of the National Institutes of Health--improving health thr...

Search for bipolar gene, toll of disease topics of conference call briefings June 16, 17

...on Bipolar Disorder is the only venue in the world devoted exclusively to highlighting new research into bipolar disorder, which affects both adults and children, devastates families and work relationships, accounts for nearly half of all suicides in the United States and costs billions in medical bills, mis...

Pitt receives $9 million to develop research tools that may aid drug discovery

...Department of Chemistry, along with new facilities devoted to drug discovery in the newly constructed Biomedi...gators, including Dr. Lazo, who will direct a core devoted to assay implementation; Andreas Vogt, Ph.D., research assistant professor of pharmacology in Pitt's...

Key milestone in antifungal treatment for severe asthma

... hosted by the Fungal Research Trust, a UK Charity devoted to education and research into fungal disease. The charity has supported research in Manchester and other UK centres. Further details are available on the website www.fungalresearchtrust.org...

ACP publishes 'Hypertension'

... honest fashion by experienced clinicians who have devoted most of their medical careers to improving strategies for managing hypertensive patients. Authors provide their personal views, not a dispassionate listing of the various options or the currently popular consensus treatments. "Hypertension" is avail...

Bipolar disorder linked to specific brain regions; certain drugs alter brain metabolism

...participants attending the only scientific meeting devoted exclusively to bipolar disorder research. Highlights of the these "rapid communications" presentations include the following: CHILDHOOD GAME OF "RED LIGHT, GREEN LIGHT" ADAPTED TO STUDY BRAIN NETWORK IN BIPOLAR PATIENTS Bipolar disorder is widely...

Bipolar disorder more prevalent and costly than believed; Lithium could curb suicide rate

...on Bipolar Disorder is the only venue in the world devoted exclusively to highlighting new research into bipolar disorder. The Sixth Conference is being held June 16 to 18 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center, located in the heart of downtown Pittsburgh, and is being sponsored by the University of Pitt...

TBJ celebrates 10th anniversary

... the first comprehensive, multidisciplinary source devoted exclusively to all facets of research, diagnosis, and treatment of breast disease, published by Blackwell Publishing. All are coming together to celebrate this event at the 10th Annual Multidisciplinary Symposium on Breast Disease in Paris, France,...

NIMH study finds antipsychotic Risperidone safe, effective as intermediate term treatment for autism

...MH. The RUPP network is composed of research units devoted to conducting studies to test the efficacy and safety of medications commonly used off-label to treat children and adolescents. In clinical practice, many medications are used in the treatment of autism, but few medications have been carefully studie...

Red and Charline McCombs contribute $30 million to M. D. Anderson research effort

...cCombs Institute will be a $500 million enterprise devoted to exploring some of the most important new areas ...giving back, and we are fortunate that they are so devoted to M. D. Anderson and its mission," said President John Mendelsohn, M.D. "Red, Charline and their fa...

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