Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation appoints new president
Rachel Petrucelli has been appointed president of Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation, according to a release. Petrucelli takes the job after serving as interim president of the organization since April. She has more than 24 years of fundraising experience and was named to the position after a national search that lasted nearly six months. "Rachel steps into her new role as president as a respected, expe rienced, and successful leader with a strong commitment to our organization's mission.… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - December 10, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Mike Larson Source Type: news

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation appoints new president
Rachel Petrucelli has been appointed president of Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation, according to a release. Petrucelli takes the job after serving as interim president of the organization since April. She has more than 24 years of fundraising experience and was named to the position after a national search that lasted nearly six months. "Rachel steps into her new role as president as a respected, expe rienced, and successful leader with a strong commitment to our organization's mission.… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - December 10, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Mike Larson Source Type: news

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation appoints new president
Rachel Petrucelli has been appointed president of Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation, according to a release. Petrucelli takes the job after serving as interim president of the organization since April. She has more than 24 years of fundraising experience and was named to the position after a national search that lasted nearly six months. "Rachel steps into her new role as president as a respected, expe rienced, and successful leader with a strong commitment to our organization's mission.… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - December 10, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Mike Larson Source Type: news

How 2 New York Women Erased $1.5 Million In Medical Debt For Hundreds Of Strangers
Judith Jones and Carolyn Kenyon discuss their fundraising efforts that resulted in $1.5 million medical bill debt forgiveness for New York strangers. (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - December 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lulu Garcia-Navarro Source Type: news

University of Bristol spin-out Ultrahaptics raises £ 35 million
The world leader in mid-air touch technology, Ultrahaptics today announced fundraising £ 35 million in an oversubscribed Series C round of investment. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - December 5, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Business and Enterprise; Press Release Source Type: news

Charity drive launched with high spirits
With high spirits, organizers of this year’s Combined Federal Campaign launched the fundraising drive for charities — from local to global. (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - December 5, 2018 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

Armstrong Ambulance Drops Santa Off at Saugus Fundraiser
ARLINGTON, Mass. — Armstrong Ambulance is pleased to announce that one of its ambulances recently dropped off Santa Claus to a fundraiser in Saugus to raise money for the Relay for Life. On Saturday, Dec. 1, Armstrong Ambulance dropped Old Saint Nick off at Fuddruckers in Saugus to help raise money for the Relay For Life cancer walk. Relay For Life is a fundraising event for the American Cancer Society that organizes community walks to raise money for cancer research. "We were glad to be able to give Santa a ride to this great fundraising event," Armstrong CEO Richard Raymond said. "While our ambulance...
Source: JEMS Administration and Leadership - December 4, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Armstrong Ambulance Service (press release) Tags: Administration and Leadership Industry News Press Releases Source Type: news

Armstrong Ambulance Drops Santa Off at Saugus Fundraiser
ARLINGTON, Mass. — Armstrong Ambulance is pleased to announce that one of its ambulances recently dropped off Santa Claus to a fundraiser in Saugus to raise money for the Relay for Life. On Saturday, Dec. 1, Armstrong Ambulance dropped Old Saint Nick off at Fuddruckers in Saugus to help raise money for the Relay For Life cancer walk. Relay For Life is a fundraising event for the American Cancer Society that organizes community walks to raise money for cancer research. "We were glad to be able to give Santa a ride to this great fundraising event," Armstrong CEO Richard Raymond said. "While our ambulance...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - December 4, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Armstrong Ambulance Service (press release) Tags: Administration and Leadership Industry News Press Releases Source Type: news

Healthcare Startups Raised $2.2 Billion In November
Venture capital fundraising among healthcare startups was down 25% to $2.18 billion in November compared the same month one year ago, according to an analysis conducted for Forbes by Pitchbook. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - December 3, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Michela Tindera, Forbes Staff Source Type: news

SDMS updates compensation calculator, reports
The Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS) has updated its Sonographer...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: SDMS raises over $300K in fundraising campaign SDMS announces award winners SDMS celebrates Medical Ultrasound Awareness Month SDMS seeks feedback on new sonography guidelines for infection control SDMS mourns death of Donald W. Baker (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - December 3, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Malawi: CSQ to Build a Cancer Patient Home
[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre, November 29. Cancer Survivors Quest (CSQ) has organised a fundraising dinner on December 2 with the aim of raising funds to build a cancer home, Founder and Director of the organisation, Chikhulupiliro Ng'ombe said on Tuesday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 29, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

2018 Colloquium Gala Dinner Raises £9,880 for Social Bite, a charity dedicated to tackling homelessness in Scotland
TheColloquium is Cochrane's annual flagship event, bringing people together from around the world to discuss research into important global health questions and to promote evidence-informed health care. This year, the Colloquium took place in Edinburgh, UK, in September and was hosted by Cochrane UK. Almost 1300 people from 57 countries attended. The theme was ‘Cochrane for all - better evidence for better health decisions.’  It was aPatients Included event, co-designed, co-produced and co-presented by healthcare consumers.This year ’s Colloquium gala dinner was held at theNational Museum of Scotland...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - November 27, 2018 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Woman denied heart transplant told to try 'fundraising $10,000' instead
Hedda Martin's heart is failing. Blood pressure medication may keep her alive, for now, but what she really needs is a new heart. Spectrum Health in Michigan denied her - based on her finances. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Using AI to Enhance Kidney Disease Detection
RenalytixAI is developing two approaches to help diagnose potential illnesses or complications with a patient’s kidneys. The company is working on an artificial intelligence-infused test for the early detection of kidney disease and will help in the accurate management of kidney transplant rejection. The firm recently reported raising $29 million in funding to support the development and commercialization of the two products. Following the successful completion of its fundraising on Nov. 6, 2018, RenalytixAI started trading publicly on AIM, a market of the London Stock Exchange. "RenalytixAI now has...
Source: MDDI - November 20, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Omar Ford Tags: Business Source Type: news

UMd. Upper Chesapeake Health looking to raise $6M more toward capital campaign
The Upper Chesapeake Health Foundation has already raised $9.1 million toward its $15 million capital campaign. The foundation is the philanthropic arm of the University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health system, which oversee Harford Memorial Hospital in Havre de Grace and the Upper Chesapeake Medical Center in Bel Air. Its newest fundraising effort, titled "Your Health, Our Mission: Caring for Our Famili es Together" aims to support two goals: to strengthen health services through integrated… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - November 14, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Morgan Eichensehr Source Type: news

Malawi: Kuwala Health Media Trust in Fundraising Drive
[Malawi News Agency] Mzuzu -Kuwala Health Media Trust has organized a fundraising luncheon scheduled for November 24, 2018 to raise funds for buying cervical cancer diagnosis equipment for its clinic in Mzuzu. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 7, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Healthcare Startups Have Raised More This Year Than in 2012 And 2013 Combined
Healthcare venture capital fundraising continued its 10-year high in October, according to an analysis conducted for Forbes by Pitchbook. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - November 2, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Michela Tindera, Forbes Staff Source Type: news

SDMS raises over $300K in fundraising campaign
The Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS) Foundation said that its...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: SDMS announces award winners SDMS celebrates Medical Ultrasound Awareness Month SDMS seeks feedback on new sonography guidelines for infection control SDMS mourns death of Donald W. Baker SDMS announces scientific competition winners (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 30, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

A happy ending in KC's stolen colon case
The Colon Cancer Coalition has raised more than $11,000 to replace its stolen inflatable colon, the organization announced Monday. After beating its $4,000 fundraising goal, the Minneapolis-area nonprofit will now buy two colons from Landmark Creations International, a spokeswoman said in an email. (Landmark Creations, also based in a Minneapolis suburb, has made inflatable colons for several organizations in the past.) The coalition's previous 10-foot colon was stolen last week off a pickup parked… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 29, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Katharine Grayson Source Type: news

A happy ending in KC's stolen colon case
The Colon Cancer Coalition has raised more than $11,000 to replace its stolen inflatable colon, the organization announced Monday. After beating its $4,000 fundraising goal, the Minneapolis-area nonprofit will now buy two colons from Landmark Creations International, a spokeswoman said in an email. (Landmark Creations, also based in a Minneapolis suburb, has made inflatable colons for several organizations in the past.) The coalition's previous 10-foot colon was stolen last week off a pickup parked… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 29, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Katharine Grayson Source Type: news

Invitation to stand for election to the Governing Board
Cochrane ’s Governing Board is seeking to elect 4 new membersWe are looking for candidates with a passion for Cochrane, a belief in its power to improve healthcare decision making worldwide, and the ability to support the management of the organization.Cochrane is an international organization and a registered charity in the UK, and members of the Governing Board from around the world are ‘Trustees’ of the charity. The Trustees carry ultimate responsibility for Cochrane and this is a critically important role.The Board works as a team, including members with complementary skills and backgrounds. Candidate...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - October 25, 2018 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Ronald McDonald House reaches $33M fundraising goal
The Ronald McDonald House broke ground in May 2017 and is expected to welcome its first families in early 2019. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 24, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Melody Simmons Source Type: news

Crowdfunding raises millions for risky medical treatments, study says
Certain medical fundraising efforts could do more harm than good for some patients. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - October 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Never too big to care
Grovember is just around the corner and with the resounding message that retention is just as important as recruitment for growing this great union, we’re thinking about the huge range of benefits the union offers UNISON is proud to be unique among unions in having a dedicated charity, There for You, which supports our members when life gets tough. But in order to receive that support, members have to know about it! So with impeccable timing, There for You is pleased to launch a brand new range of materials to help all of us to better identify and guide members in difficult circumstances, and attract new members with...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - October 22, 2018 Category: Food Science Authors: Tony Braisby Tags: Article activists grovember there for you unison welfare Source Type: news

Cochrane seeks Advocacy & Partnership Officer -Flexible location
Specifications: Full TimeSalary:£35,000 - £40,000 DOELocation: FlexibleApplication Closing Date: 16 November 2018This role is an exciting opportunity to use your experience as an Advocacy& Partnership Officer to make a difference in the field of health care research.  The Advocacy& Partnership Officer will support Cochrane, the Editor in Chief, theHead of Knowledge Translation, and theSenior Advisor (Centres, Partnerships and Fundraising)in developing and managing strategic partnerships and in preparing advocacy positions.This new role will support the organization ’s growth through the ...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - October 19, 2018 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

UNC's Rex Health Ventures invests in iPad technology to monitor blood loss
Rex Health Ventures, the investing arm of UNC Rex, is investing in a California medical technology company that produces an iPad app that tracks blood loss for mothers during childbirth.   This week, Rex Health Ventures announced its participation in a recent $20 million fundraising round by Gauss Surgical.  Based in California's Silicon Valley, Gauss’ flagship technology, Triton, monitors surgical blood loss using digital imaging and machine learning on an iPad, through metho ds such as analyzing… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 17, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Seth Gulledge Source Type: news

UNC's Rex Health Ventures invests in iPad technology to monitor blood loss
Rex Health Ventures, the investing arm of UNC Rex, is investing in a California medical technology company that produces an iPad app that tracks blood loss for mothers during childbirth.   This week, Rex Health Ventures announced its participation in a recent $20 million fundraising round by Gauss Surgical.  Based in California's Silicon Valley, Gauss’ flagship technology, Triton, monitors surgical blood loss using digital imaging and machine learning on an iPad, through metho ds such as analyzing… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - October 17, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Seth Gulledge Source Type: news

Patient participation group fundraises for new practice monitor
APPG has been raising funds to help its practice buy a blood pressure monitor worth£1,000.  The Cromer Group Practice’s PPG, based in Cromer, Norfolk purchased the blood pressure monitor after it successfully raised the money required for it through fundraising events– including a cake sale– chair of the PPG Liz Hewett said. Hide related content:  Show related contentread more (Source: Management in Practice)
Source: Management in Practice - October 9, 2018 Category: Practice Management Authors: vfiore Tags: *** Editor ' s Pick Patients Practice management Latest News Source Type: news

UAMS Day of Giving Raises $518K
Over a 24-hour period beginning early Tuesday and ending late Wednesday, the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Foundation received more than $500,000 in response to the second annual UAMS Day of Giving fundraising campaign. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - October 4, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Skin-cancer sufferer believes CBD oil is why he is still alive
Duncan McGunnigle, 52, from Paisley, Renfrewshire, was given just six weeks to live in March. He immediately started fundraising towards a wedding with his partner and his funeral. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Deaf or Dead? The Unbearable Choice for some TB Patients
Phumeza Tisile is a student at the University of Cape Town and an advocate working to help eradicate TBBy Phumeza TisileCAPE TOWN, Oct 3 2018 (IPS)Like death, hearing loss is irreversible. I never imagined that I would have to choose between the two until seven years ago when I became infected with tuberculosis (TB), a contagious disease caused by an airborne bacterium. TB is curable, but some strains are resistant to first line treatment, which can be the beginning of a nightmare for the infected person, as I found out in 2010. I was in the first year of undergraduate studies at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - October 3, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Phumeza Tisile Tags: Featured Global Headlines Health Population Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Vietnam veteran marks 10 years of walks to raise money for UCLA ’s Operation Mend
Charity ManessRic Ryan has become known as the “Walking Man of Murphys.”Ric Ryan, 72, fought for his country in Vietnam, has had both knees and one hip replaced and, in August, was struck by a car at a crosswalk.The car accident took him out of action for several weeks, but soon he was back trekking along the streets near his hometown of Murphys, California to raise money for a UCLA program that helps wounded veterans of post 9-11 conflicts, most of whom weren ’t even born when Ryan was a Marine fighting in the jungles of Vietnam.In 2008, Ryan saw a TV news story about UCLA Health ’sOperation Mend. ...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - October 2, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Healthcare Startups Raised $2.8 Billion Last Month
Venture capitalists are investing some 70% more per fundraising round in healthcare startups compared to what they did a year ago, according to an analysis conducted by Pitchbook for Forbes. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - October 2, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Michela Tindera, Forbes Staff Source Type: news

Ambitious for change? We ’re recruiting up to six new trustees
Alcohol harm affects millions of people across the UK, from the risky middle-aged drinker who knows he shouldn’t be drinking every night to the dependent drinker struggling to regain her independence, from the child growing up in a chaotic household to the family bereaved by a drink driver. But none of this is inevitable. Change can and must happen. We are the major charity formed from the merger of Alcohol Research UK and Alcohol Concern and we work to significantly reduce serious alcohol harm through a comprehensive approach: research, policy and action. Our new name, brand and strategy will be publicly launched in...
Source: Alcohol Research UK - October 2, 2018 Category: Addiction Authors: Julie Symes Tags: News Source Type: news

Kiran and Pallavi Patel donate $1M to Hillsborough Community College
Tampa Bay area philanthropists and doctors Kiran and Pallavi Patel have donated $1 million to Hillsborough Community College for its Allied Health Building and scholarships for students, the school announced Thursday night. The gift is the largest from an individual in the school ’s 50-year history. The gift is the major donation for HCC’s 50th anniversary fundraising campaign, "HCC Rising: Together We Lift Our Community." The Allied Health Building is currently under construction at the Dale… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 14, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Janelle Irwin Source Type: news

Bend's early-stage backers close $28M fund
A top Oregon early-stage investment firm has closed its own second fundraising round. Bend-based Seven Peaks Ventures said in a Thursday morning release it has collected $28 million "to foster growth of early-stage technology startups in the Pacific Northwest and Western U.S." Contributing to the fund were the state of Oregon and the Oregon State University Foundation, among other s. At the same time, the firm will introduce an adviser and corporate resources platform that helps entrepreneurs fortify… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - September 13, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Andy Giegerich Source Type: news

Eagles set date for second Autism Challenge event
The Philadelphia Eagles have picked a date for their second  annual Eagles Autism Challenge. The fundraising event, which features cycling and a 5K run/walk, will be held May 18, 2019 at Lincoln Financial Field. Lincoln Financial Group will again serve as the presenting sponsor. All participant-raised funds will be used to support cutting-edge autism resea rch at Philadelphia institutions. The inaugural Eagles Autism Challenge, held back in May, raised in excess of $2.5 million. Those proceeds are… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 10, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John George Source Type: news

Eagles set date for second Autism Challenge event
The Philadelphia Eagles have picked a date for their second  annual Eagles Autism Challenge. The fundraising event, which features cycling and a 5K run/walk, will be held May 18, 2019 at Lincoln Financial Field. Lincoln Financial Group will again serve as the presenting sponsor. All participant-raised funds will be used to support cutting-edge autism resea rch at Philadelphia institutions. The inaugural Eagles Autism Challenge, held back in May, raised in excess of $2.5 million. Those proceeds are… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - September 10, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: John George Source Type: news

NeuroFlow raises $1.2M for enterprise mental health platform
NeuroFlow said that it is targeting major health systems with its product, and anticipates a total subscription of $1.5 million by the end of its fundraising. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - September 10, 2018 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Health Care Heroes award winner: Craig Smith, Second Chance Fundraising
Craig Smith  is a 2018 Health Care Heroes award winner in the volunteer category. Here's his story: Dressing up as a giant heart wasn’t what Craig Smith first envisioned when he decided he wanted to give back to the community that supported him after he had a heart transplant. In his early 20s, Smith was d iagnosed with viral cardiomyopathy, a degenerative heart disorder. In 2015, he underwent a successful heart transplant procedure at Allegheny General Hospital. While living in Johnstown, Smith… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Richard Cerilli Source Type: news

Health Care Heroes award winner: Craig Smith, Second Chance Fundraising
Craig Smith  is a 2018 Health Care Heroes award winner in the volunteer category. Here's his story: Dressing up as a giant heart wasn’t what Craig Smith first envisioned when he decided he wanted to give back to the community that supported him after he had a heart transplant. In his early 20s, Smith was d iagnosed with viral cardiomyopathy, a degenerative heart disorder. In 2015, he underwent a successful heart transplant procedure at Allegheny General Hospital. While living in Johnstown, Smith… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 7, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Richard Cerilli Source Type: news

Attune Medical closes $16m Series C
Attune Medical said today it closed a $15.5 million oversubscribed Series C round of financing,. Funds from the round are slated to support expansion and progression of the company’s temperature management technology, including its flagship EnsoETM esophageal cooling device. The EnsoETM is designed to control patient temperature through a system inserted into the esophagus, which uses two lumens attached to an external heat exchange and a third lumen to allow for gastric decompression and drainage. The system also features a standard gastric tube and can be used in emergency rooms, operating rooms, recovery rooms and...
Source: Mass Device - September 5, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Attune Medical Source Type: news

Azeria Therapeutics, the World's First Pioneer Factor Drug Discovery Company, Announces Series A Investment from Sixth Element Capital
CAMBRIDGE, England, September 4, 2018 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Azeria Therapeutics Limited, a newly formed drug discovery company, today announced that it has successfully raised £4 million in Series A fundraising from the &pound... Biopharmaceuticals, Oncology, Venture Capital Azeria Therapeutics, FOXA1 (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - September 4, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Jefferson, Monell Center to partner in 1-year deal
Jefferson Health and the Monell Chemical Senses Center announced Wednesday a year-long partnership that will give the two organizations the opportunity to adopt educational exchange programs, grow fundraising for certain research programs and coordinate on joint research activities. The Monell Center — a world leader in taste and smell research – and Jefferson signed a nonbinding letter of intent in October 2017, and about 10 months later, on Aug. 1, the two institutions inked an Agreement… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 29, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Alison Burdo Source Type: news

Stars Rally Together Again For Stand Up To Cancer ’ s Live Broadcast On September 7
LOS ANGELES– Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a division of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), is proud to announce that the Hollywood community is rallying together yet again to support the sixth biennial televised fundraising special. CBS will donate one hour of commercial-free primetime to broadcast the event on Friday, Sept. 7  from 8:00 – 9:00 PM ET/PT (7:00 – 8:00 PM CT). Mahershala Ali, Kathy Bates, Katie Couric, Jennifer Garner, Tony Hale, Marg Helgenberger, Ed Helms, Ken Jeong, Marlee Matlin, Matthew McConaughey, Maria Menounos, Jillian Michaels, Trevor Noah, Dak Prescott, Italia Ricci, ...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - August 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health Only CBS Stand Up To Cancer Source Type: news

John McCain Hated the Affordable Care Act. He Also Saved It
This article originally appeared on Kaiser Health News (KHN), a nonprofit news service covering health issues. It is an editorially independent program of the Kaiser Family Foundation that is not affiliated with Kaiser Permanente. (Source: TIME: Health)
Source: TIME: Health - August 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Emmarie Huetteman / Kaiser Health News Tags: Uncategorized Healthcare healthytime Source Type: news

Fredrick cannabis firm Green Leaf Medical raises a third of $18M round
Frederick medical marijuana company Green Leaf Medical LLC has raised $6 million, part of an $18 million ongoing fundraising effort. Philip Goldberg, Green Leaf's CEO, said in a statement the new funds will help the company continue to grow as it looks to become "a dominant enterprise among East Coast medical cannabis operations." Green Leaf also expects to use a portion of the funds to complete the acquisition of an undisclos ed Maryland dispensary. The round is one of several funding efforts… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 24, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Morgan Eichensehr Source Type: news