The Pankey Institute Unveils an Enhanced Brand Identity Focused on its Core Values
KEY BISCAYNE, Fla., Jan. 24, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pankey Institute unveiled an enhanced brand identity, reflecting its focus on providing exceptional learning experiences for the future of dentistry.  At the heart of this branding enhancement remain the four core values that have identified Pankey ' s relationship-based approach to dental education over the last 5 decades.Portraying the unique dental education that inspires dental professionals to create superb technical, philosophical, behavioral, and financial habits, the Pankey logo has been simplified and modernized for visual communication.The new l...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - February 4, 2023 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Federal EKRA Law Continues to Cause Uncertainty in Clinical Laboratory Sales Compliance
Healthcare attorneys advise medical laboratory leaders to ensure staff understand difference between EKRA and other federal fraud laws, such as the Anti-kickback Statute More than four years have passed since Congress passed the law and yet the Eliminating Kickbacks in Recovery Act of 2018 (EKRA) continues to cause anxiety and confusion. In particular are the […] The post <strong>Federal EKRA Law Continues to Cause Uncertainty in Clinical Laboratory Sales Compliance</strong> appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - February 3, 2023 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jillia Schlingman Tags: Coding, Billing, and Collections Compliance, Legal, and Malpractice Laboratory News Laboratory Testing Pathology and Clinical Laboratory Conferences AKS anatomic pathology Anti-kickback Statute COVID-19 tests Dark Daily dark intelligen Source Type: news

Cushman takes on new NIEHS neurobehavioral research facility
<img width="100" src="https://factor.niehs.nih.gov/sites/niehs-factor/files/styles/large/public/2016/11/awards-recognition/cushman/thumb802235.jpg?itok=-pnj5w8K" /><br /><p>Jesse Cushman, Ph.D., leads the new NIEHS Neurobehavioral Core Laboratory, a resource for in-house researchers and trainees.</p> (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - February 3, 2023 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

King-Herbert elected to ACLAM board
<img width="100" src="https://factor.niehs.nih.gov/sites/niehs-factor/files/styles/large/public/2017/10/awards-recognition/king-herbert/thumb827858.jpg?itok=8_W0o4R6" /><br /><p>The National Toxicology Program’s Angela King-Herbert was elected to the American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine board of directors.</p> (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - February 3, 2023 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

NIEHS Scholars Connect Program targets diversity in science
<img width="100" src="https://factor.niehs.nih.gov/sites/niehs-factor/files/styles/large/public/2017/7/feature/feature-3-scholars/thumb821609.jpg?itok=RH00fbXF" /><br /><p>NSCP welcomed 10 students to the program’s sixth year, kicking it off with a laboratory skills bootcamp.</p> (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - February 3, 2023 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

NIEHS grantee validates tissue chips for toxicity testing
<img width="100" src="https://factor.niehs.nih.gov/sites/niehs-factor/files/styles/large/public/2017/3/science-highlights/tissuechip/thumb811098.jpg?itok=K_qykcST" /><br /><p>An NIEHS grantee laboratory is validating tissue chip models of human organ systems for replacing animal use in toxicity testing.</p> (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - February 3, 2023 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

Lab boot camp gives scholar-scientists a strong start
<img width="100" src="https://factor.niehs.nih.gov/sites/niehs-factor/files/styles/large/public/2018/7/community-impact/scholars/thumb849346.jpg?itok=_ZSHuMmN" /><br /><p>Ten students launched their yearlong NIEHS Scholars Connect Program with an intensive training session in laboratory techniques.</p> (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - February 3, 2023 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

Kathy Laber ’s excellent leadership recognized by peers
<img width="100" src="https://factor.niehs.nih.gov/sites/niehs-factor/files/styles/large/public/2018/12/awards-recognition/laber/thumb857939.jpg?itok=9m_RDEyx" /><br /><p>Kathy Laber, D.V.M., received the Joseph J. Garvey Management Award from the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science.</p> (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - February 3, 2023 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

NIEHS connects young scholars in research boot camp
<img width="100" src="https://factor.niehs.nih.gov/sites/niehs-factor/files/styles/large/public/2019/7/community-impact/scholars/thumb871646.jpg?itok=5poKp2Hi" /><br /><p>Laboratory skills training, literature searches, and briefings that ranged from ethics to experimental design filled the scholars&#039; first three days.</p> (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - February 3, 2023 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

Anant Parekh welcomed as new deputy laboratory chief at NIEHS
<img width="100" src="https://factor.niehs.nih.gov/sites/niehs-factor/files/styles/large/public/2020/6/awards-recognition/calcium-research/thumb892321.jpg?itok=Z8WfgWvy" /><br /><p>His group will study how abnormal calcium signals may contribute to human diseases such as allergies and asthma.</p> (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - February 3, 2023 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

Freezer donations add COVID-19 vaccine storage capacity in North Carolina
<img width="100" src="https://factor.niehs.nih.gov/sites/niehs-factor/files/styles/large/public/2021/4/community-impact/freezers/thumb911625.jpg?itok=tojgWAOo" /><br /><p>Thanks to a grassroots effort at NIEHS, 11 ultracold laboratory freezers are on their way to communities across the state.</p> (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - February 3, 2023 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

America Recycles Day recognized by NIEHS during special event
<img width="100" src="https://factor.niehs.nih.gov/sites/niehs-factor/files/styles/large/public/2021/12/community-impact/laboratory-recycling/thumb927491.jpg?itok=rEjo6yLU" /><br /><p>Institute programs bolster laboratory recycling and strengthen local community.</p> (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - February 3, 2023 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

High School Students in Upstate New York Learn 60 Critical Medical Laboratory Skills
Program launched by a Rochester-area technical center is intended to provide early study for students interested in a career in clinical laboratory medicine Acute shortages of clinical laboratory staff across all types of skills is one of the big stories of this new year. It is also triggering unconventional approaches to reach students in high […] The post <strong>High School Students in Upstate New York Learn 60 Critical Medical Laboratory Skills</strong> appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - February 1, 2023 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jillia Schlingman Tags: Laboratory Instruments & Laboratory Equipment Laboratory News Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Resources Laboratory Testing American Red Cross CPR/AED American Red Cross First Aid anatomic pathology Clinical Lab Products clinical laborato Source Type: news

Quality of CAD-CAM inlays placed on aged resin-based composite restorations used as deep margin elevation: a laboratory study
Conclusions Artificial aging of RBC restorations used for DME had no detrimental effect on the marginal quality and fracture re sistance of LDS and PICN inlays. Clinical relevance This laboratory study suggests that—in select cases—intact, direct RBC restorations not placed immediately before the delivery of an indirect restoration may be used for DME. (Source: Dental Technology Blog)
Source: Dental Technology Blog - January 31, 2023 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Healthcare Experts See Links Between COVID-19 and RSV as Tripledemic Pressures Ease on Hospitals and Clinical Laboratories
Some medical experts suggest an ‘immunity gap’ related to COVID-19 mitigation measures, while others point to alternative theories Surge in fall/winter SARS-CoV-2, influenza (flu), and respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) hospitalizations and ensuing clinical laboratory test referrals—dubbed by some public health experts as a “tripledemic”—appear to have eased in the US, according to stats from the […] The post <strong>Healthcare Experts See Links Between COVID-19 and RSV as Tripledemic Pressures Ease on Hospitals and Clinical Laboratories</strong> appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - January 30, 2023 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jillia Schlingman Tags: Laboratory News Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Resources Laboratory Testing anatomic pathology Asuncion Mejias MD PhD Becker’s Hospital Review Boston Globe CDC Center for Vaccines and Immunity centers for disease control and prevent Source Type: news