Jet of material ejected in aftermath of neutron-star merger
Radio observations of a jet of material ejected in the aftermath of the neutron-star merger were key in allowing astronomers to determine the orientation of the orbital plane of the stars prior to their merger and thus the "brightness" of the gravitational waves emitted in the direction of Earth. ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery - October 2, 2019 Category: Science Source Type: video
Health 2.0: Integrating solutions for healthcare transformation
Health 2.0 Conference cofounders Matthew Holt and Indu Subaiya look at notable digital health funding developments and give their predictions of what will come next. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 18, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Mergers & amp; Acquisitions Telehealth Source Type: video
HHS Reverse Industry Day
This event provides an opportunity for companies to share their perspectives on the challenges they encounter in trying to do business with HHS and also how to strengthen industry engagement in support of acquisition planning and execution. This incredible learning opportunity will include three panel sessions each followed by audience Q&A. 1. Doing Business in the Federal Marketplace& the Acquisition Lifecycle 2. Strengthening Acquisition Planning through Productive Industry Engagement 3. The Value of a Quality Debriefing.For more information go tohttps://oamp.od.nih.gov/HHS-ReverseIndustry-DayAir date: 10/9/2018 ...
Source: Videocast - All Events - September 10, 2018 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video
NIH Reverse Industry Day
The Professional Services Council and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Small Business Office is hosting a Reverse Industry Day. The key objective of the Reverse Industry Day is for government employees to better understand the parallel action industry is taking during the government ’ s acquisition lifecycle and why decisions or information made available or not made available during pre-award impact bid/no-bid decisions among potential bidders and post-award contract administration. Dr. Alfred Johnson, NIH Deputy Director for Management, will provide opening remarks. This event is intended for the entire acqu...
Source: Videocast - All Events - June 4, 2018 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video
The Millennial Riddle
. Maladjusted, Misaligned, Maddening, Nah … . they are Millennials, and they bring a deep passion and commitment to the work they do in the Federal Government. So, what is the secret to tapping into the hearts and minds of this talented workforce? It begins with understanding what they seek, and then connecting with them in a meaningful and authentic way. This session explores strategies to make this happen and practical ideas to harness Millennials, and drive organizational success. This workshop is part of a two-day 2017 Federal Training Institute Partnership, a public non-profit partnership in collaboration with ...
Source: Videocast - All Events - September 19, 2017 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video
Federal Training Institute Partnership: Achieving What Seems Impossible
Federal Training Institute Partnership (FTIP) At some point, we all have a goal so daunting at work that it may even seem impossible. A goal so big that if accomplished could have a drastic positive impact on our careers. Ricardo Palomares is a powerful and attention-grabbing speaker that captivates every person in his audience. His unique experience allows him to teach leaders& entrepreneurs how to unlock their potential, achieve what seems impossible, and learn to love the journey. This workshop is part of a two-day 2017 Federal Training Institute Partnership, a public non-profit partnership in collaboration with HHS...
Source: Videocast - All Events - September 18, 2017 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video
Tissue Acquisition and Meta Data Workshop
The purpose of this workshop is to generate discussion centered around tissue acquisition and meta data standards.Air date: 6/28/2017 12:00:00 PM (Source: Videocast - All Events)
Source: Videocast - All Events - April 3, 2017 Category: Journals (General) Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video
Strategies for Neuroprotection and Myelin Repair
NIH Neuroscience Series Seminar Our ability to move, think, perceive, is dependent on a timely transmission of information among specialized cells called neurons. This information is sent via a series of electrical impulses that travel along specialized structures called " axons " , whose ability to conduct signal is dependent on the presence of " myelin " . Myelin is a fatty substance composed of lipids and proteins that is an integral component of a cell called " oligodendrocyte " . Oligodendrocytes are the myelin-forming cells of the CNS and are essential for brain function. Oligodendrocyte...
Source: Videocast - All Events - March 31, 2017 Category: Journals (General) Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video
Fire and Freedom: Food and Enslavement in Early America
History of Medicine Lecture What stories can meals tell us about people and places? Meals can tell us how power is exchanged between and among different peoples, races, genders, and classes. In the Chesapeake region, during the early colonial era, European settlers survived by relying upon indentured servants, Native Americans, and African slave labor for life-saving knowledge of farming and food acquisition. Without this knowledge, Europeans suffered poor nutrition, in addition to widespread illness caused by the lack of medical care. Despite their perilous position, the colonists used human resources, the natural environ...
Source: Videocast - All Events - September 21, 2016 Category: Journals (General) Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video
Federal Training Institute Partnership (Day 2)
The National Institutes of Health, Office of Equity Diversity and Inclusion in collaboration with the HHS Office of Human Resources Talent Acquisition Division, and the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) will co-host this year¹s third annual Federal Training Institute Partnership (FTIP) program. This presentation will help connect your leadership vision for self with the leadership potential that hasn’t’ been unleashed. Be part of this session and you will learn how to: Identify your leadership strengths Challenge yourself as a leader Secure free/no cost leadership training ...
Source: Videocast - All Events - September 18, 2015 Category: Journals (General) Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video
Simplified Acquisition Refresher Training
This course will cover requirements for purchasing over the micro-purchase threshold on the open market and placing task and delivery orders against pre-negotiated instruments including: market research and the use of priority sources, competition requirements, solicitation, evaluation, award and administration and requirements for file documentation.Air date: 2/3/2015 8:30:00 AM (Source: Videocast - All Events)
Source: Videocast - All Events - January 23, 2015 Category: Journals (General) Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video
A Tribute to Marshall Nirenberg
On Tuesday, March 17, 2015, the National Library of Medicine (NLM) hosts a public program in the Lister Hill Auditorium entitled “A Tribute to Marshall Nirenberg.” The occasion will mark the NLM’s acquisition of Marshall Nirenberg’s Nobel Prize and certificate through a generous donation from Dr. Myrna Weissman, who will offer remarks at the event. The program will also recognize the publication of Dr. Frank Portugal’s new book about Dr. Nirenberg, “The Least Likely Man: Marshall Nirenberg and the Discovery of the Genetic Code” (MIT Press, February 2015) with a talk by the author, ...
Source: Videocast - All Events - January 20, 2015 Category: Journals (General) Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video
Easing Physician Clinic Acquisitions
(SPONSORED) There seems to be new acquisitions announced on a daily basis -- what can a health system do to ease this process? Thumbnail: read more (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - December 23, 2013 Category: Information Technology Authors: Iron Mountain Source Type: video