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The next big thing in Buffalo biotech? Answer may be OmniSeq.
OmniSeq is starting to turn its potential into real momentum, and leaders are starting to talk about a future with major rounds of private fundraising or an IPO. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - February 16, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Dan Miner Source Type: news

Corporate Relations Intern
Department: DevelopmentReports to: Senior Corporate Relations AssociateType of position: Intern, paidTime Commitment: 20 hrs/weekDuration: 3 months–4 months (depending on term)Location: New York CityObjective:  The Corporate Relations Intern will work closely with the Corporate Relations fundraising team offering day-to-day research and administrative support and meeting project-based needs as they arise.Language English (Source: MSF News)
Source: MSF News - February 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Rosanna Perri Source Type: news

UAB Cancer Center receives largest donation from BCRFA
The Breast Cancer Research Foundation of Alabama has made a record donation of $950,000 to the UAB Comprehensive Care Center.   BCRFA presented the donation Feb. 2 from all of its fundraising efforts during the prior year, including the sales of specialty breast cancer research license plates, BCRFA events, individual and community support. Over half of the amount raised was from sales due to the license plates.  Commu nity support induced 20 Alabama fire departments who sold T-shirts in October… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 9, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Tyler Patchen Source Type: news

OhioHealth plans $12M fitness and wellness center for stroke, neurological rehabilitation
OhioHealth Corp. plans to build a $12.1 million fitness and wellness center designed for patients recovering from stroke and neurological conditions. Half the cost is covered by a $6 million grant from the McConnell Foundation. The founding family of Worthington Industries Inc. now has donated a cumulative $25 million to the Columbus health system over three decades; OhioHealth's heart wellness center is named for the family. OhioHealth is lau nching a $4 million fundraising campaign and covering… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - February 9, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Carrie Ghose Source Type: news

OhioHealth plans $12M fitness and wellness center for stroke, neurological rehabilitation
OhioHealth Corp. plans to build a $12.1 million fitness and wellness center designed for patients recovering from stroke and neurological conditions. Half the cost is covered by a $6 million grant from the McConnell Foundation. The founding family of Worthington Industries Inc. now has donated a cumulative $25 million to the Columbus health system over three decades; OhioHealth's heart wellness center is named for the family. OhioHealth is lau nching a $4 million fundraising campaign and covering… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 9, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Carrie Ghose Source Type: news

Edmond de Rothschild nets €345m for biotech fund
Fundraising comes as private-equity unit looks to spin out from parent company (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 6, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

It ’ s the classic win-win
The new UNISON Lottery has arrived. Relaunched on 1 February, all members can enter the monthly draw for as little as £1 a month and be in with the chance of winning prizes up to £1,000. It’s also a powerful way to support There for You, the charity for UNISON members. Every year, more than 3,000 members and their families come to There for You for help – often in desperation, with difficulties in their personal lives. Members can benefit from a range of services, including financial assistance, advice and information on a range of issues – such as emotional support and help with managing debt...
Source: UNISON Health care news - February 5, 2018 Category: UK Health Authors: cullenm Tags: Article there for you There for you monthly lottery Source Type: news

Lab notes: So long and thanks for all the fish?
Orcas talk! Well, one has, anyway: a study involving a killer whale called Wikie has revealed thatorcas can imitate human speech. Researchers have shown that killer whales able to copy words such as “hello”, “one, two” and ‘bye bye’ as well as sounds from other orcas. A great leap for our species, however, is the news that doctors in Newcastle have selected thefirst patients to undergo treatment which will result in ‘three-person babies’. Both women chosen for the radical therapy carry mutations that cause rare and devastating genetic disease. Another promising advance is the...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - February 2, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Tash Reith-Banks Tags: Science Source Type: news

Natural painkiller nasal spray could replace addictive opioids, trial indicates
Risk of overdose could be far lower, say researchers, as fundraising for human clinical trials beginsA nasal spray that delivers a natural painkiller to the brain could transform the lives of patients by replacing the dangerous and addictive prescription opioids that have wreaked havoc in the US and claimed the lives of thousands of people.Scientists at University College London found they could alleviate pain in animals with a nasal spray that delivered millions of soluble nanoparticles filled with a natural opioid directly into the brain. In lab tests, the animals showed no signs of becoming tolerant to the compound &rsq...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - February 1, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Ian Sample Science editor Tags: Opioids Drugs Science Medical research Nanotechnology Source Type: news

A first birthday made possible by cardiac tumor surgery
Today is Oliver Cameron’s first birthday and he and his parents have a lot to celebrate. After a year of uncertainty, they will be enjoying a quiet dinner with family at their home in Wantage, a town in Oxfordshire, England. “Having him home and healthy is the best present ever,” says his mom, Lydia. She and her husband, Tim, are looking forward to some quiet time alone with Oliver and their family after spending much of the last year fighting for his life. Oliver was born with a large, non-cancerous tumor, called a cardiac fibroma, inside his heart. It was so rare that only a handful of doctors in the U....
Source: Thrive, Children's Hospital Boston - January 31, 2018 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Ellen Greenlaw Tags: Diseases & Conditions Our Patients’ Stories cardiac fibroma Cardiac Tumor Program Dr. Pedro del Nido Dr. Tal Geva Source Type: news

NSU reaches $250M fundraising goal two years early with $30M in new donations
When Nova Southeastern University announced a $250 million fundraising campaign in early 2015, it sounded like a tough task, but it has made its goal three years ahead of schedule. On Jan. 27 at its Celebration of Excellence gala, the nonprofit university announced gifts of $25 million from Dr. Kiran Patel and Dr. Pallavi Patel and $5 million from Ron Assaf and Kathy Assaf, both for its health care programs. That pushed its fundraising campaign total to $252 million, hitting the mark well ahead… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 28, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Brian Bandell Source Type: news

NSU reaches $250M fundraising goal two years early with $30M in new donations
When Nova Southeastern University announced a $250 million fundraising campaign in early 2015, it sounded like a tough task, but it has made its goal three years ahead of schedule. On Jan. 27 at its Celebration of Excellence gala, the nonprofit university announced gifts of $25 million from Dr. Kiran Patel and Dr. Pallavi Patel and $5 million from Ron Assaf and Kathy Assaf, both for its health care programs. That pushed its fundraising campaign total to $252 million, hitting the mark well ahead… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 28, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Brian Bandell Source Type: news

Temporary Fundraising Systems Assistant
DepartmentOur dynamic Development Department is responsible for raising over $350 million annually in funds in order to meet the financial needs of our organization which allows MSF to carry out its mission effectively and efficiently.The Development Systems team serves the entire Development Department by supporting all fundraising operations, from massive multi-step, omni-channel marketing campaigns to supporting the growth of high touch relationships with major donors, foundations, and corporations.ProjectLanguage English (Source: MSF News)
Source: MSF News - January 25, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Rosanna Perri Source Type: news

Liguori Academy Honors Stan Woodland at the 2nd Annual Boundless...
The Liguori Academy fundraising gala will this year honor CMI/Compas CEO Stan Woodland for his contributions to the community.(PRWeb January 25, 2018)Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2018/01/prweb15133314.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - January 25, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Cecile Richards leaving Planned Parenthood
Cecile Richards, president of Planned Parenthood for more than a decade, is planning to step down, BuzzFeed News reports. Richards, 60, has run the women's health advocacy organization since 2006. Sources told BuzzFeed she has informed some of the directors on the board of her decision. As president, Richards has expanded fundraising efforts and strengthened its political participation. "The truth is one in five wom en in this country has relied on Planned Parenthood at some point in her lifetime,"… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 24, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Groups Condemn U.S. Cuts to Palestinian Refugee Agency
Displaced children in a UN-run school in the Shujaiyeh neighbourhood of Gaza.Credit: Khaled Alashqar/IPSBy Tharanga YakupitiyageUNITED NATIONS, Jan 19 2018 (IPS)International organizations have criticized the United States’ decision to cut more than half of planned funding to a UN agency serving Palestinian refugees. This week, the U.S. administration announced that it is withholding 65 million dollars from a planned 125-million-dollar aid package for the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian Refugees (UNRWA).UNRWA serves over 5 million refugees with education, healthcare, social services, and emergency assistan...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - January 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Tharanga Yakupitiyage Tags: Aid Armed Conflicts Crime & Justice Education Headlines Health Human Rights IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse Middle East & North Africa Migration & Refugees TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Brigham taps John Fish to lead board of trustees
Brigham and Women ’s Hospital has tapped Boston construction magnate John Fish as the next chair of its board of trustees, replacing Scott Sperling, who has moved into the board chairman role at Partners Healthcare. The hospital announced Fish’s appointment on Thursday. As the CEO of Suffolk Construction Co., he leads the state’s largest general contractor. He also has deep connections to Brigham and Women’s, having served as chair of its $1.5 billion fundraising campaign, and as a current… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 18, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Max Stendahl Source Type: news

Fundraising page set up for disgraced liver surgeon
A former patient says Simon Bramhall is a "man of excellence." (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - January 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Truffle Capital drums up $102m for French medtech startups
Truffle Capital said this week that the initial closing of its new venture fund, Truffle BioMedTech, brought in $102 million (€85 million) of a hoped-for $240 million. Led by European and Asian institutional and corporate investors and family offices, the fund will look to sniff out “major breakthroughs” at North American and European research centers and spin them out as up to 12 startups in France, Truffle said. “As a major European venture capital player in the fields of interventional medicine, connected bioprostheses and biotechnology, Truffle Capital attracts prominent investors, scientist...
Source: Mass Device - January 12, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Brad Perriello Tags: Funding Roundup Wall Street Beat trufflecapital Source Type: news

Cochrane seeks Managing Director of Cochrane Canada - Hamilton, Ont., Canada
Cochrane Canada is the Canadian arm of Cochrane, an independent global network of over 30,000 healthcare practitioners, researchers, patient advocates and others, working to translate systematically reviewed evidence into useful information for health care decision making. The Managing Director is a high profile position for McMaster University. This role will represent McMaster in the global health sciences community and will be pivotal to advancing the aims of Cochrane Canada and, by extension, the global Cochrane network.The Cochrane Canada Centre at McMaster will lead research on improving the systematic review process...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - January 11, 2018 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Cochrane seeks Interim Finance Manager - London, UK
Specifications:  Full Time Interim Salary:Competitive Location: London Application Closing Date: 31st January 2018Cochrane is a global independent network of health practitioners, researchers, patient advocates and others, responding to the challenge of making the vast amounts of evidence generated through research useful for informing decisions about health. We do this by identifying, appraising and synthesizing individual research findings to produce the best available evidence on what can work, what might harm and where more research is needed.Our work is recognised as the international gold standard for high quali...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - January 11, 2018 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Cochrane seeks Finance Manager - London, UK
Specifications:  Full Time Salary:Competitive Location: London Application Closing Date: 31st January 2018Cochrane is a global independent network of health practitioners, researchers, patient advocates and others, responding to the challenge of making the vast amounts of evidence generated through research useful for informing decisions about health. We do this by identifying, appraising and synthesizing individual research findings to produce the best available evidence on what can work, what might harm and where more research is needed.Our work is recognised as the international gold standard for high quality, trus...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - January 11, 2018 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Catholic Charities keeps campaign goal at $11 million
Citing ongoing needs in the community, Catholic Charities of Buffalo is keeping its annual fundraising goal at $11 million for the third consecutive year. The 2018 Appeal, its 94th annual campaign, raises dollars to fund 70 programs and services across 61 sites in the eight-county region.  In each of the past three years, the organization has raised just over $11 million, in each case surpassing its goal in the final days of the campaign.  The M ost Rev. Richard Malone, bishop of the Catholic… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 10, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

Catholic Charities keeps campaign goal at $11 million
Citing ongoing needs in the community, Catholic Charities of Buffalo is keeping its annual fundraising goal at $11 million for the third consecutive year. The 2018 Appeal, its 94th annual campaign, raises dollars to fund 70 programs and services across 61 sites in the eight-county region.  In each of the past three years, the organization has raised just over $11 million, in each case surpassing its goal in the final days of the campaign.  The M ost Rev. Richard Malone, bishop of the Catholic… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 10, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

Joe Keegan, Former CEO Of Octet-Manufacturer Fort é Bio, Appointed...
Dr. Keegan to spearhead fundraising, product development, and sales strategy as company begins development of high-throughput kinetic characterization system.(PRWeb January 09, 2018)Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2018/01/prweb15065715.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - January 9, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Paige ’s Butterfly Run presents $210,000 donation for pediatric cancer care, research
The run has become the centerpiece of a year-round fundraising effort coordinated by the Paige ’s board and supporters, raising more than $2 million to date for Upstate Golisano. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - January 4, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Fundraising Systems Assistant
Department Our dynamic Development Department is responsible for raising over $265 million annually in funds in order to meet the financial needs of our organization which allows MSF to carry out its mission effectively and efficiently.The Development Systems team serves the entire Development Department by supporting all fundraising operations, from massive multi-step, omni-channel marketing campaigns to supporting the growth of high touch relationships with major donors, foundations, and corporations. Language English (Source: MSF News)
Source: MSF News - January 2, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Rosanna Perri Source Type: news

Stealthy endovascular dev Provisio Medical raises $4m
Stealthy endovascular device developer Provisio Medical has raised $4 million in a new round of Series B preferred stock, according to an SEC filing posted this week. Provisio has not released any information on its developments outside its focus on endovascular therapy, which it displays on its website. The company is headed by former Volcano Corp clinical and medical affairs VP Steven Ryan, according to the SEC filing. Prior to his time with Volcano, Ryan was founder & prez for CorNova, and served as acting medical director for AxSun Technologies, according to LinkedIn. The San Diego, Calif.-based company is looking ...
Source: Mass Device - January 2, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Vascular provisio Source Type: news

Fundraising Derbyshire women share cancer stories
The women - who have all battled against cancer - are raising money for two charitable causes. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - December 31, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Virgin Sport British 10k Run 2018
The Virgin Sport British 10k Run in Westminster, London is taking place on 15 July 2018. Run by Trafalgar Square, the Embankment, Big Ben and more. It's also a huge street party, with music at every kilometre. We have some places left for the run - email fundraising@btf-thyroid.org for an application form. (Source: The British Thyroid Foundation)
Source: The British Thyroid Foundation - December 27, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Featured Get Involved Source Type: news

Colorado life sciences funding set record in 2017
All funding for Colorado life science companies set a record at $1.2 billion this year, according to the state bioscience association. The Colorado BioScience Association said the 2017 funding was a 100 percent increase over last year, adding that venture capital funding of $519 million this year placed the state third in the country, behind only California and Massachusetts. “The success of our sector’s fundraising in 2017 shows investors recognize the critical work our companies are doing… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - December 14, 2017 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ben Miller Source Type: news

European investment group LSP closes $330m healthcare fund
European life sciences investment group LSP said yesterday it closed its new $330 million (EU €280 million) medical technology fund. The new Health Economics Fund 2 was oversubscribed and exceeded its target size and original hard cap, LSP said. The investment group touted the fund as the largest in Europe to be dedicated to medical technology. “With this new and sizable fund, we have now firmly established our health economics and medical technology strategy. Together with our other fund strategies, LSP 1-5 investing mainly in drug development and LSP Public investing in public health care c...
Source: Mass Device - December 13, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News lsp Source Type: news

Campaigners prepare judicial review to block roll-out of ACOs
Campaigners hoping to block the rollout of American-style accountable care organisations (ACOs) in the NHS have begun fundraising for a legal challenge that could begin this month. (Source: GP Online News)
Source: GP Online News - December 6, 2017 Category: Primary Care Tags: Practice News Source Type: news

Fred Hutch Holiday Gala raises $8.3M for cancer research with help from Kevin Bacon and his brother
Actor Kevin Bacon and his award-winning brother Michael Bacon were part of the fundraising team at the 42nd annual Hutch Holiday Gala. Their surprise appearance brought down the house. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - December 4, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Patti Payne Source Type: news

Board Meeting Minutes, September 26, 2017
Participants: Alex Albin, Dave DeBronkart, Peter Elias, Nancy Finn, Terry Graedon, John Grohol, Sarah Krug, Burt Rosen, Vera Rulon Danny Sands, Linda Stotsky, Joe Ternullo, Jon Wald Minutes approved Introductions of new board member Burt Rosen, marketing department Healthsparq been in marketing 30 years. Television, digital agencies, etc. Conference Update As of a  September 10, 17  individuals were registered  for the conference.  Sarah is doing a spectacular job putting together an outstanding conference program that includes a lot of patient speakers Kudos to Judy and team for great marketing effort ...
Source: Society for Participatory Medicine - December 4, 2017 Category: General Medicine Authors: Nancy Finn Tags: Board Minutes News Source Type: news

Ashfield get back into the Spirit of Giving for 2017
In partnership with our global charitable initiative Ashfield Cares, and following the great success of 2016’s event, office committees are running a “Spirit of Giving” campaign from the 4-15 December. As a business we have pledged to donate 10,000 tins, cans and store-cupboard staples to local foodbanks across the world to help families as much as possible at a particularly vulnerable time of year. You can find out how we are getting on by checking the totalizer below and follow our story on social media at #AshfieldSpiritofGiving! Ashfield Cares food donations so far ...
Source: Ashfield Healthcare News - December 4, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Daniel Goodwin Tags: Ashfield Source Type: news

Internet sensation Songaminute Man ’s son hits high note at Dementia Friendly Awards
The son of internet singing sensation Songaminute Man has been honoured for his “phenomenal” fundraising efforts at Alzheimer’s Society Dementia Friendly Awards 2017. (Source: Alzheimers Society)
Source: Alzheimers Society - December 2, 2017 Category: Geriatrics Source Type: news

By the Numbers: The 2017 St. Jude Memphis Marathon
It's St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend; tomorrow's race is the largest single-day fundraising event for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Last year's event raised more than $10 million dollars, a number the hospital hopes to surpass this year, according to Sarah Burgess, public relations specialist for ALSAC, the fundraising and awareness organization for the hospital. During each race, runners will make their way through the hospit al campus; the marathon also includes 24 hydration stations.… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - December 1, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Elle Perry Source Type: news

By the Numbers: The 2017 St. Jude Memphis Marathon
It's St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend; tomorrow's race is the largest single-day fundraising event for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Last year's event raised more than $10 million dollars, a number the hospital hopes to surpass this year, according to a spokesperson for ALSAC, the fundraising and awareness organization for the hospital. During each race, runners will make their way through the hospital campus; the marathon also includes 24 hydration stations. St. Jude expects more than… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - December 1, 2017 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Elle Perry Source Type: news

Rx Savings CEO: $18.4M fundraising dose will drive even more growth
Rx Savings Solutions will use its new capital infusion to boost its growth nationwide. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - November 27, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Elise Reuter Source Type: news

Delta Dental Foundation donates $1 million to St. Vincent de Paul Dental Clinic
The Delta Dental of Arizona Foundation donated $1 million to the St. Vincent de Paul Dental Clinic to support preventive and emergency oral health care for underserved children and adults throughout the next 10 years. Delta Dental presented its donation to St. Vincent De Paul on Friday at the annual St. Vincent de Paul Community Fundraising breakfast. Founded in 1997, the foundation's mission is to improve oral health for underserved and uninsured groups and communities. Since 2006, the foundation… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - November 20, 2017 Category: Health Management Authors: Brianna Bradley Source Type: news

Eva ’s Village Gala honored community partners working to fight the...
Paterson nonprofit social service organization celebrates 35th anniversary & sets new fundraising record of $674,000. Funds will support Eva's Village 20 programs which help thousands of men,...(PRWeb November 13, 2017)Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2017/11/prweb14913427.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - November 13, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Ghana:Tigo-Airtel Climax Breast Cancer Month With Lunch, Fundraising
[Business Day] The newly merged Airtel and Tigo telecommunication climaxed this years' Breast Cancer Awareness last month with a sea of Pink dress-codes in solidarity with Breast Cancer survivors. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 9, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Malawi:Code Sangala Raising Funds for Queens Hospital Paediatric Unit
[Nyasa Times] Malaria Tour 2017-18 a brain child of Malawi's celebrated former Big Brother Africa representative, Code Sangala, will on November 16,2017 hold a fundraising event to raise funds for paediatric accident and emergency wards at Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital (QECH) in Blantyre. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 6, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

We ’re a finalist for a Market Research Society Award for Application of Research
Arthritis places limits on people’s lives and takes away their ability to do the things they love most. For many, it seriously impacts their daily lives - from getting dressed or making a cup of tea, to being able to continue working and maintain a social life. Yet people with the condition are more likely to hide their arthritis and keep it to themselves.We want all this to change. To do this we needed to widen out from purely focusing on medical scientific research and put people with arthritis front and centre of our work. Research is still incredibly vital and we continue to invest in breakthrough treatments, but...
Source: Arthritis Research UK - November 2, 2017 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Las Vegas Shooting Victims Are Turning To GoFundMe For Help With Medical Bills
There are at least 29 fundraising profiles on the site that specifically reference the Oct. 1 shooting at the Route 91 Harvest Festival. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - October 27, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UCSF unveils $5 billion campaign to boost health and science initiatives
UCSF is kicking off its largest-ever fundraising campaign, aiming to add another $2 billion to the science-focused university's efforts to advance biology and seed new discoveries. Gifts received since 2013 have already carried the university more than halfway to its overall $5 billion philanthropic goal. Recent growth in big data, technology and collaboration around molecular biology makes this an ideal time for the institution to step up its fundraising, said Sam Hawgood, chancellor of University… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 27, 2017 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Antoinette Siu Source Type: news