Tag: "leadership" at medical news
Some women benefit more from exercise when emphasis is on health, not appearance
...ts of both surveys suggested that the instructor's leadership
style directly affected the student's attitudes to... wasn't the case, he said. It was the instructor's leadership
style that had a direct effect on the students' attitudes. Focht also said that fitness instructor...
National quality agenda, payment reform, care integration keys to improving quality, patient safety
...amount of support the survey showed for government leadership
in key areas, and for public-private partnerships ...ition to that, there was a strong call for federal leadership
in actively promoting adoption, including through financial assistance to providers and health infor...
Extreme weather monitoring boosted by space sensor
...The operational stage is aimed at transferring the leadership
of the projects to African water authorities. SHARE concluded its pre-operational stage last month and will now seek funding and support from African organisations. ...
May/June Annals of Family Medicine tip sheet
...ns that will greatly improve care. Organizational leadership
with an urgent vision for change is critical to su...ical practices. The authors further cite specific leadership
qualities, including the ability to manage and change process and selection of systematic changes ca...
GPs should lead chronic disease fight -- Top doctor
...y likes us. Rather, we should get on and take up a leadership
role in reducing the potential for chronic illness to become a disastrous health issue. They'll be able to apply the growing disease-oriented knowledge base to patients and their individual needs. GPs can and will play an important role in ensuring t...
New book provides unprecedented look at role of religion over a lifetime
...ut also actively participate and assume social and leadership
responsibilities in mixed-gender young people's societies." The researchers attribute the drop-off in religiousness in middle-adulthood to parents feeling less pressure to socialize their growing children in religious circles as well as parents enc...
Ronald W. Busuttil receives American Surgical Association's highest honor
...fen School of Medicine at UCLA. "UCLA values Ron's leadership
as executive chairman of the department of surgery, as well as his commitment to research and teaching the next generation of surgeons." Busuttil graduated magna cum laude from Loyola University in New Orleans and earned his M.D. and Ph.D. degrees ...
$10M grant to VCU to develop new cancer treatments
...nerated by researchers at VCU, and to the national leadership
of the VCU Massey Cancer Center and its radiation ...sponse," which is now in its eighth year under the leadership
of Kristoffer Valerie, Ph.D. The IGART project will involve the contributions of dozens of researche...
Rutgers presents Susman award to College of Nursing faculty member Marlene Rankin
...you love doing. Our students exemplify commitment, leadership
and caring as they enter the nursing profession," said Rankin, clinical associate professor. "Receiving this award positively reinforces my role in their evolution toward independence and maturity." Rankin, a Princeton, N.J. resident, has taught a...
Good news on heart attack and chest pain
...ciety for Chest Pain Centers in recognition of his leadership
role in such projects. At the same time, U-M CVC director of interventional cardiology Mauro Moscucci, M.D., has co-led the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Cardiovascular Consortium, which has focused on improving angioplasty care and has saved...
Rush University Simulation Laboratory honored for innovation
...roven to decrease patient mortality rates. "The leadership
team of the Rush University Simulation Lab is proud to be recognized for our successful renovation project," said Dr. David Rothenberg, co-director of the RUSL. "A collaborative effort among administrative and clinical experts, as well as community a...
$7.5 million NIH grant to Yale for Autism Center of Excellence
... date, and signifies a recognition of the national leadership
in research of autism provided by our interdisciplinary group of clinical scientists, said Klin, the Harris Associate Professor of Child Psychology & Psychiatry in the Child Study Center. The Yale ACE will further strengthen our commitment to finding...
New biotech company to commercialize novel UD gene-repair technology
...he new technologies to clinical trials, assemble a leadership
team around its UD founders, and identify strategic partners....
NeuroArm: Navigating the future of surgery
...f biomedical engineering, and establishes Canada's leadership
role in image-guided robotic surgery," says U of C President Harvey Weingarten, PhD. "The Calgary Health Region considers the introduction of the neuroArm an historic moment in our ability to provide unprecedented care and safety to patients in Alb...
Mayo Clinic Cancer Center researcher finds mold by-product kills multiple myeloma
...n the country, Mayo Clinic has a long tradition of leadership
in myeloma research and novel therapeutic development. Dr. Bibles research is part of an ongoing initiative within Mayos Dysproteinemia and Myeloma Groups to find promising natural or man-made agents for the treatment of myeloma and other blood disea...
Nancy Brinker and Lance Armstrong honored with Centennial Medals at the AACR 2007 Annual Meeting
...ation's 25th year, Ambassador Brinker's vision and leadership
has led Komen to be an internationally recognized ...n 1997. He is being honored for his excellence and leadership
in advocacy for cancer survivors. In choosing to share with the world his personal history with canc...
Margaret Foti receives AACR Award for Leadership and Extraordinary Achievements in Cancer Research
... in the world. Recognized for her extraordinary leadership
of the AACR and her sustained dedication to the co...on, the Board of Directors chose to perpetuate her leadership
qualities by establishing an award in Dr. Foti's honor. Subsequent awards in her name will honor ex...
Professors named Fulbright scholars
..., more than 273,500 participants chosen for their leadership
potential have had the opportunity to observe each others political, economic and cultural institutions. Netaji Subhas National Institute of Sports in Patiala, Punjab, Asias largest sports institute, will host Kalinski, who has enjoyed collaborat...
Study of US restaurants shows no healthier foods without healthier profits
... restaurant chains were selected based on industry leadership
position, strong growth history or trends, and diverse menu categories. Efforts were made to recruit executives from companies with different sales volumes ( $1B) and different types of service (Fast Food/Quick Service and Full-Service). The final co...
Rush researchers participate in worldwide AIDS initiative led by Imperial College London
...he four year CD4 Initiative is conducted under the leadership
of Imperial College London with funding from the B...titutions that will work collaboratively under the leadership
of Imperial College London. "Despite the burden of HIV/AIDS on the developing worlds, many of the...
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