Associated Black Charities withdrew from multimillion-dollar federal grant contract
Associated Black Charities, which in 2019 faced scrutiny for its connection to former Mayor Catherine Pugh's "Healthy Holly" book scandal, had been fiscal agent for the Ryan White federal grant program for at least 18 years. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 28, 2023 Category: American Health Authors: Melody Simmons Source Type: news

United Health Foundation announces $3M grant partnership with Children ’s Minnesota
United Health Foundation on Friday announced a 3-year, $3 million grant partnership with Children ’s Minnesota. The partnership aims to address pediatric health disparities in underserved families in the Twin Cities, specifically so that children can get more care for asthma, mental health and vaccinations. At a press conference Friday morning at the Phyllis Wheatley Community Center in Minn eapolis, leaders from the Minnesota Department of Health, Children’s Minnesota, and United Health spoke… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 27, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Alyxandra Sego Source Type: news

Lab Notes: Wistar researcher gets 'next generation' grant; South Jersey firm raises $3.1M
This week's Lab Notes has items on a national awarded to a Wistar Institute researcher, an advancement in gene sequencing by CHOP researchers, a South Jersey biotech firm raising money, and more. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 27, 2023 Category: American Health Authors: John George Source Type: news

A high-resolution pediatric female whole-body numerical model with comparison to a male model - Ntolkeras G, Jeong H, Zollei L, Dmytriw AA, Purvaziri A, Lev MH, Grant PE, Bonmassar G.
OBJECTIVE. Numerical models are central in designing and testing novel medical devices and in studying how different anatomical changes may affect physiology. Despite the numerous adult models available, there are only a few whole-body pediatric numerical ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Cincinnati taps health commissioner following national search
The city of Cincinnati has formalized the appointment of Dr. Grant Mussman as its next health commissioner. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 27, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Liz Engel Source Type: news

ARRS awards two scholarships
The American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) recently granted two 2023 ARRS scholarships.Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: ARRS awards grants to 27 clinical educators ARRS bestows 2023 distinguished educator award ARRS names 2 radiology journalism fellows Update on imaging for ballistic injuries given at ARRS ARRS names new president (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 26, 2023 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Associated Black Charities loses multimillion-dollar grant contract highlighted in scathing city audit
Associated Black Charities, which in 2019 faced scrutiny for its connection to former Mayor Catherine Pugh's "Healthy Holly" book scandal, had been fiscal agent for the Ryan White federal grant program for at least 18 years. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 26, 2023 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Melody Simmons Source Type: news

Senate GOP introduces bill to investigate NIH
Sen Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn) (pictured right) has proposed installing a federal watchdog office in the NIH to monitor federal grant money sent to labs where gain-of-function research is performed. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 26, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Adam Grant Just Urged CEOs to Try a 4-day Workweek but Research Shows There's 1 Perk Employees Want More
Yes, employees like a shorter workweek, but they love this. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

N.I.H. Did Not Properly Track a Group Studying Coronaviruses, Report Finds
An internal federal watchdog said that the health agency had not given adequate oversight to EcoHealth Alliance, which had been awarded $8 million in grants. (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - January 26, 2023 Category: American Health Authors: Benjamin Mueller and Sheryl Gay Stolberg Tags: Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) United States Politics and Government Research Nonprofit Organizations Laboratories and Scientific Equipment EcoHealth Alliance National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases National Institutes of Health Fau Source Type: news

Board Meeting Minutes, November 22, 2022
Members Present:  Mary Hennings, Eric Bersh, Randy Houk, Astra Titus, Danny Sands, Brenda Merriweather, Sarah Krűg, Daniel Halpern-Ruder, Kisteirn Monkhouse, Matthew Holt Welcome: Mary   Approve last meeting minutes: Mary September minutes. Danny/Vera.  Approved. Welcome Brenda and Dan Brenda moving from Walter Reed to new position at Children’s National Hospital (https://childrensnational.org/) in DC. ED Update: Randy Membership at 300. NRC grant has come in, held in escrow until 2023. Mitchell Grant confirmed for August 2023. Randy reviews three fundraising scenarios for 2023. 2023 Goals, Next Steps: Mary Barri...
Source: Society for Participatory Medicine - January 25, 2023 Category: General Medicine Authors: Eric Bersh Tags: Board Minutes Source Type: news

Falls Church ’s Capital Caring Health secures grant to expand in-home primary care for seniors
The nonprofit is raising funding to reach more seniors in underserved areas. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 25, 2023 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Sara Gilgore Source Type: news

Pitt, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center wins $11.2M grant for head/neck cancer research
It's the second such grant-funded initiative at the UPMC Hillman Cancer Center. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 25, 2023 Category: Health Management Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news

Pitt, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center win $11.2M grant for head/neck cancer research
It's the second such grant-funded initiative at the UPMC Hillman Cancer Center. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 25, 2023 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news

Menard Awarded $4M Novo Nordisk Foundation Grant for Clinical Trial on Preventing Leg Amputation with Critical Limb Ischemia
Matthew T. Menard, MD, co-director of Endovascular Surgery in the Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, was awarded a $4 million grant from the Novo Nordisk Foundation for a multi-institutional clinical trial to determine the optimal treatme (Source: BWH News)
Source: BWH News - January 25, 2023 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news