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After Fifty Long Years with Obstetric Fistula, Two Women Reclaim Their Dignity
May 21, 2018They spent most of their lives with the condition, but now two septuagenarians in Mali are healed —and they’re on a mission.en fran çaisThree days.That ’s how long Malado was in labor. That’s how long she was unable to give birth. She was only 16 years old, after all, and it was her first baby. Her body wasn’t ready.This was back in the 1960s in rural Mali, and there were no cars to take her from her village to a health facility —even today, it’s rare to see a car pass on these dirt roads. Finally someone helped her into a donkey-drawn cart and carried her to a c...
Source: IntraHealth International - May 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: mnathe Source Type: news

The Guardian view on AI in the NHS: a good servant, when it ’s not a bad master | Editorial
The NHS collects vast amounts of data. It must be used in imaginative ways that respect privacy and make life better for patients and health workersTechnology helps us live better and for longer; in fact it has been doing so since the birth of modern medicine. And as each new technology comes into use, it turns out to have medical uses, even though these are not always the ones that are sold hardest: in the 1920s the American press was full of advertisements for the health benefits of radium, which was then a mysterious and powerful substance just as artificial intelligence (AI) is today. AI won ’t work miracles or m...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 21, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Editorial Tags: Artificial intelligence (AI) NHS Data protection UK news Big data Computing Consciousness Technology Health Society Medical research Science Hospitals London Source Type: news

4 ways medtech contractors are evolving (and why)
The present and near future for medtech contractors will rely on specific strategies such as tiered partnerships and consolidation, an emphasis on speed, and owning therapeutic and technology spaces.  Andrew Potter, Bonifacio Consulting Services, and Christopher Delporte [Image from Dominik Scythe on Unsplash]In the first article in this series, we examined some of the important trends during the last 10–15 years that have reshaped the medical device contract manufacturing sector. In that time, the outsourcing market has increased its bottom line, grown its product offerings and capabilities and significant...
Source: Mass Device - May 21, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Heather Thompson Tags: Contract Manufacturing Bonifacio Consulting Services Source Type: news

Funding Awarded to the Ni Mi Way
The GMR office is thrilled to announce the funding of the Ni Mi Way project at the University of Minnesota Medical School-Duluth via our Health Information Outreach award. Project: Description:  Ni Mi Way means “I am well” in the Ojibwe language.  It serves as both an inspiration and potential outcome of the project proposed by the partnership of UMMS-Duluth’s Anna Wirta-Kosobuski and Bois Forte Band of Chippewa.  The projects strives to empower Bois Forte band members to become well-informed health consumers in control of their own well being, and who in turn, will work to build a com...
Source: The Cornflower - May 21, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Sam Watson Tags: Funding News from the Region Source Type: news

Patient Views and the Design of Oral Care for Older People Patient Views and the Design of Oral Care for Older People
The paper explores approaches to facilitate partnerships between researchers, healthcare professionals, and patients in the design of healthcare services for older people, with a focus on oral health.BMC Oral Health (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dental & Oral Health Journal Article Source Type: news

Launch of a new partnership to improve development of new drugs for children in Europe
(University of Liverpool) The members of the 'conect4children' (c4c) initiative today announced the start of a large collaborative paediatric network that will facilitate the development of new drugs and other therapies for the entire paediatric population in Europe. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Birds from different species recognize each other and cooperate
(University of Chicago Medical Center) Scientists from the University of Chicago and University of Nebraska show how two different species of Australian fairy-wrens not only recognize individual birds from other species, but also form long-term partnerships that help them forage and defend their shared space as a group. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - May 21, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Impunity Reigns as Medical Personnel and Facilities across 23 Conflict-Torn Countries Remain Under Attack
This report breaks n ew ground in bringing information providers together and demonstrating the value of collaboration.”TheSafeguarding Health in Conflict Coalition, of which IntraHealth is the communications secretariat and a member,  consists of more than 35 organizations working to protect health workers and services threatened by war or civil unrest. The coalition raises awareness of global attacks on health and presses governments and United Nations agencies for greater global action to protect the security of health care.ADDITIONAL RESOURCES:Access the report hereSee an overview of the dataTake a look at t...
Source: IntraHealth International - May 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: intrahealth Source Type: news

Board Meeting Minutes, March 27, 2018
Participants:  Geri Baumblatt, Dave DeBronkart, Judy Danielson, Peter Elias, Nancy Finn, John Grohol, Matthew Holt, Sarah Krüg, Janice McCallum, Jan Oldenburg, Parika (Pinky) Petaipimol, Burt Rosen, Danny Sands, Linda Stotsky, Joe Ternullo, Sue Woods Approve minutes from last full board meeting—Janice McCallum Minutes from February 27, 2018 approved. Treasurer’s Report (financial and membership numbers)–John Grohol Danny asked about a decline in funds, which John explained was due to outlay for HIMSS travel funds that have outstanding invoices from sponsors. Related to travel funds, HIMSS Health...
Source: Society for Participatory Medicine - May 20, 2018 Category: General Medicine Authors: janicemc Tags: Board Minutes Board Meeting Meeting Minutes Source Type: news

Building resilience after disasters through the youth leadership program: the importance of community and academic partnerships on youth outcomes - Osofsky H, Osofsky J, Hansel T, Lawrason B, Speier A.
BACKGROUND: The Youth Leadership Program (YLP) was created as a school community-university partnership after the devastating effects of Hurricane Katrina. The YLP goal was to support youth and improve by engaging them in disaster recovery initiatives. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Licensing, partnerships drive Moffitt financial gains
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center& Research Institute Inc. reported financial gains for the three months ended March 31. Moffitt’s income from operations for the quarter ended March 31 was $22.2 million compared to $4.1 million for the first three months of 2017, according to the cancer center's quarterly report. For the nine months ended March 31, Moffitt reported more than $54.4 million in income from operations compared to nearly $29 million for the same period a year earlier.  Based in Tampa… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - May 18, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Frances McMorris Source Type: news

Licensing, partnerships drive Moffitt financial gains
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center& Research Institute Inc. reported financial gains for the three months ended March 31. Moffitt’s income from operations for the quarter ended March 31 was $22.2 million compared to $4.1 million for the first three months of 2017, according to the cancer center's quarterly report. For the nine months ended March 31, Moffitt reported more than $54.4 million in income from operations compared to nearly $29 million for the same period a year earlier.  Based in Tampa… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - May 18, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Frances McMorris Source Type: news

How to Get into the Partnership Game: A Healthcare Playbook for Community Developers
June 12, 2018 1:00-2:00pm ET. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - May 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Mental health trust issues apology over killing of absconded patient
Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust has issued a public apology about the care given to a woman who was killed after she absconded from one of its secure units. (Source: Nursing Times)
Source: Nursing Times - May 18, 2018 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

HighWire and PubGrade partner to increase publisher revenues
HighWire, the technology partner of choice for leading commercial and scholarly publishers, has announced a new partnership with PubGrade GmbH. HighWire and PubGrade have agreed to provide HighWire customers with with the option of leveraging PubGrade’s integrated advertising platform: PubGrade for Publishers. PubGrade’s platform-as-a-service solution: PubGrade for Publishers will provide publishers with a fully integrated advertising platform that enables them to offer cutting-edge digital advertising campaign targeting, monitoring, reporting, as well as workflow and optimization solutions. “We are proud...
Source: News from STM - May 18, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: STM Publishing News Tags: Digital Featured Source Type: news

Building resilience after disasters through the youth leadership program: the importance of community and academic partnerships on youth outcomes - Osofsky H, Osofsky J, Hansel T, Lawrason B, Speier A.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Lessons learned from data collection as health screening in underserved farmworker communities - Flocks J, Tovar JA, Economos E, Thien Mac VV, Mutic A, Peterman K, McCauley L.
BACKGROUND: Girasoles is an academic-community partnership investigating heat-related illness (HRI) among farm-workers. An unexpected outcome is health screening and intervention for participants without access to health care. OBJECTIVES: We presen... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

Therapeutic recreation in the public schools: a community partnership - Green F, Brown C, Gordon E, Martin D.
BACKGROUND: In 2002, the University of Southern Mississippi's Therapeutic Recreation Program and the Hattiesburg (MS) Public School District's Department of Exceptional Children and Health Services formed a partnership that has lasted (off and on) for 15 y... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Program and Other Evaluations, Effectiveness Studies Source Type: news

Saudi Arabia to create the world's largest solar project as the kingdom tries to wean off its dependence on oil
(Natural News) Saudi Arabia, in partnership with Japanese conglomerate SoftBank, is planning to create the largest solar project in the world, as the kingdom tries to move away from its dependence on oil, according to a report by Bloomberg. Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman and SoftBank founder Masayoshi Son revealed the $200 billion solar project on... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vecna, Imprivata partner on biometric palm vein scanning for secure patient check-in
Vecna Technologies, a developer of patient self-service systems, has integrated its onsite patient check-in platform with Imprivata's PatientSecure identification technology. Through the partnership, hospitals and ambulatory practices will be able to use Imprivata's biometric palm vein scanning technology to securely ID patients who are checking in using Vecna's platform. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - May 17, 2018 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Community Programs Link Hard-to-Reach Populations to HBV Care
(MedPage Today) -- Variety of partnerships proved successful in reaching majority of such patients (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - May 17, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Celebrate love, strengthen partnerships to end AIDS epidemic by 2030 says UN agency
Marking the International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, the United Nations is calling for strengthened partnerships to support lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people and their families. (Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security)
Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security - May 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

San Francisco Zika Collaboration Meeting: Ensuring Healthy Tribes Through State and Local Partnerships
June 6-7, 2018; San Francisco, CA. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - May 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

San Diego Zika Collaboration Meeting: Ensuring Healthy Tribes Through State and Local Partnerships
June 4-5, 2018; San Diego, CA. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - May 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Weekly Postings
See something of interest? Please share our postings with colleagues in your institutions! Spotlight NLM @ MLA 2018: attending the Medical Library Association conference in Atlanta, GA? Stop by the National Library of Medicine (NLM) exhibit booth 145 to meet NLM staff and see NLM Web products and services. The NLM Theater at the booth will feature demonstrations and tutorials on a wide variety of topics. You can also talk to MAR staff at the booth about funding, training, and current initiatives! Sunday, May 20 from 1:00-2:00 PM: Executive Director Kate Flewelling Monday, May 21 from 10:00-10:30 AM and 1:30-2:00 PM: Acade...
Source: NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog - May 17, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Hannah Sinemus Tags: Weekly Postings Source Type: news

Nigeria:Groups Donate Mosquito Nets, Anti-Malaria Drug to Community
[This Day] To commemorate the 2018 World Malaria Day, Itel Mobile in partnership with Mophet Pharmacy has distributed mosquito nets to children and mothers in Isele Akoka community of Lagos State. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 17, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Springer Nature charts rapid growth in open access articles by UK authors
A new report outlines how Springer Nature has been able to deliver rapid growth in gold open access (OA) articles in the UK. In the five years since the Finch report was produced in 2012, Springer Nature has published nearly 28,000 gold OA articles with a UK corresponding author, according to the report Gold open access in the UK: Springer Nature’s transition. In 2017, 77% of all Springer Nature publications with UK corresponding authors were published via gold OA, representing a 174% increase in gold OA articles from 2013 to 2017 for this group. The rapid growth in UK articles published via the gold OA route has bee...
Source: News from STM - May 17, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: STM Publishing News Tags: Editorial Featured Source Type: news

Injections for knee osteoarthritis -- 'subtle but significant' impact of revisions in clinical practice guidelines
(Wolters Kluwer Health) Recent updates in evidence-based recommendations have led to changes in the use of steroid and hyaluronic acid injection for patients with osteoarthritis of the knee, reports a study in the May 16, 2018 issue of The Journal of Bone& Joint Surgery. The journal is published in partnership in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Tribal Zika Response and Planning: Pre-Application Webinar
National Indian Health Board. 07/11/2017 This 32-minute webinar discusses a 2017 call for applications for a Tribal Zika Response and Planning award. Designed to enhance the capacity of Tribes, this funding would provide awards with the opportunity to prepare for the possibility of Zika transmission in Tribal communities. Applicants would select up to two activities from the provided list to be funded, which includes capacity building on topics such as Zika preparedness planning, vector control, risk communication, partnership building, and stakeholder engagement. (Video or Multimedia) (Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide...
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - May 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: The U.S. National Library of Medicine Source Type: news

GE signs 10-year Turkish partnership
GE Healthcare has signed a four-year, $100 million strategic agreement...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: GE Healthcare growth, profit in Q1 drive GE recovery Veritas buys GE's value-based care division for $1B New Logiq E10 ultrasound scanner paces GE ECR launches GE launches new AI-powered ultrasound unit at ECR GE partners with Ga. healthcare network on patient care (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - May 16, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Software Co. Combines AI and Wearables For Glucose Monitoring
Artificial Intelligence (AI), wearables, and diabetes monitoring are arguably three of the hottest sectors in medtech at the moment. LifePlus, a small software startup, has the distinction of belonging to all three markets. The Menlo, CA-based company is developing LifeLeaf, a non-invasive continuous blood glucose monitoring (CGM) multi-sensor wearable device that uses AI. The device is currently involved in five clinical trials across the world. “We’re a young company that has been in stealth mode for almost three years working on this problem,” John Trobough, chairman and CEO of LifePlus, told MD+D...
Source: MDDI - May 16, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Omar Ford Tags: Software Source Type: news

Research, for Whom?
We presented this finding to the health minister, who praised our work and announced that the government would set up a tribal medical research centre in Gadchiroli. Eventually, though, the centre was set up in Pune (where there are no tribals) because researchers and doctors did not want to come to Gadchiroli.Disappointed, we approached the tribal leaders in the villages and requested them to put some pressure on the government to bring the centre to Gadchiroli. Their response took us unawares: “Doctor, this is your disease, not ours,” they said. “Did we ever tell you that we need help for this?” t...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - May 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Abhay Bang Tags: Asia-Pacific Development & Aid Headlines Health Poverty & SDGs Source Type: news

Bristol and TM Forum form Digital Futures partnership
TM Forum, the industry association driving digital business transformation, has announced [Tuesday 15 May] a partnership with the University of Bristol that will help the University to develop its Institute of Digital Futures with industry-endorsed technical specifications using TM Forum's Open Digital Architecture, APIs and Lab. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - May 16, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Business and Enterprise, Research; Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, School of Computer Science, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, and Engineering Maths; Press Release Source Type: news

Springer Nature commits to support collaborative solutions to society ’s grand challenges
Springer Nature is helping to uncover research-based solutions to real-world problems, with the launch of its third Change the World, One Article at a Time campaign. The campaign – which launches today – will showcase more than 250 articles published in Springer Nature journals in 2017, which have been handpicked because the research within them has the potential to have a significant impact on society’s grand challenges. All articles in the campaign are freely available until 31 July 2018 through the dedicated Change the World page on Springernature.com. As one of the world’s largest publishers foc...
Source: News from STM - May 16, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: STM Publishing News Tags: Featured World Source Type: news

FutureNeuro and GreenLight Medicines partner to develop treatments for epilepsy
(RCSI) A new partnership between FutureNeuro, the SFI Research Centre for Chronic and Rare Neurological diseases based at RCSI and GreenLight Medicines, an indigenous Irish biopharmaceutical company has been formed to develop new cannabis-based treatments for drug resistant epilepsies, and in particular, childhood epilepsies. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Short Takes
Six more American researchers from U.S. institutions, including Yale University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Duke University, have enlisted in French President Emmanuel Macron's initiative "Make Our Planet Great Again". The researchers will be part of a 14-person team that will conduct research on topics ranging from Arctic climate change to air quality, with each scientist receiving at least $600,000. The initiative was announced soon after President Trump's decision to pull out of the Paris Climate Accord, a part of the President's "Make America Great Again" strategy. The funding competi...
Source: Public Policy Reports - May 16, 2018 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

Cross-Jurisdictional Considerations for Addressing Zika and Other Public Health Threats
National Indian Health Board. 04/26/2018 This 57-minute webinar discusses how valuable and important Tribal-State-Local partnerships are, especially for emerging public health issues like Zika that can require emergency response, as well as interdepartmental and cross-jurisdictional cooperation. Zika concerns multiple stakeholders within Tribal systems - along with other public health allies from state and local health departments - including emergency management, environmental health, and public health, as well as arenas within healthcare systems such as maternal child health, behavioral health, community health, and prim...
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - May 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: The U.S. National Library of Medicine Source Type: news

Public Health Crisis Communication and a Spotlight on the Utah Department of Health's Tribal Model
National Indian Health Board. 01/09/2018 Using Zika as an example, this webinar, in two videos, describes how Zika virus funding allowed the Utah Department of Health to increase mosquito trapping, mosquito identification, and disease surveillance, and opened new opportunities for communication and collaboration between local and Tribal mosquito abatements. Speakers share examples of Tribal-specific communication materials created through the formal consultation and conferment process, and describe the health department's partnership with the Utah Indian Health Advisory Board (UIHAB) as a critical step in the formal proces...
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - May 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: The U.S. National Library of Medicine Source Type: news

Hill-Rom opens new Central N.Y.-based Welch Allyn facility
Hill-Rom Holdings (NYSE:HRC) last Friday opened its recently built Skaneateles Falls, N.Y. location, which will serve as expansion space for its Welch Allyn division. The newly opened 100,000-square-foot Central New York facility will allow the Batesville, Ind.-based company to add a number of new positions, including R&D and engineering roles, as well as allowing for expansion of the Front Line Care biz and its largest component, Welch Allyn. “The contributions of our Welch Allyn team enable Hill-Rom to help people get better care inside and outside the hospital, and we are energized about our expansio...
Source: Mass Device - May 15, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Hill-Rom Holdings Inc. Source Type: news

New tool for community-level health
The City Health Dashboard—an online resource with community-level health, social, and economic data for the nation’s 500 largest cities—was launched today by the Department of Population Health at NYU Langone Health with support from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and in partnership with NYU’s Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, the National Resource Network, the International City/County Management Association, and the National League of Cities. The dashboard reports on 36 key measures of health, such as obesity and opioid overdose deaths, as well as the...
Source: MCR News - May 15, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: liaison Tags: All Members Source Type: news

Wake Research lands first health system partnership
Raleigh-based clinical research network Wake Research is continuing its expansion through a new partnership with Cape Fear Valley Health.   The new partnership marks Wake Research’s first with a health system, according to Wake Research President and CEO Dr. Ella Grach. Cape Fear Valley serves more than 1 million patients annually in a seven-county region in southeastern North Carolina. To date, partners have included the likes of large health care practices.  “We continue to expand our… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - May 15, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Jennifer Henderson Source Type: news

Mach7, Client Outlook expand partnership
Data management firm Mach7 Technologies and image viewing software developer...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Mach7 secures Calif. PACS contract Client Outlook teams with InTouch Health on telehealth Client Outlook inks deal with Purview Mach7 to launch new data platform at RSNA 2017 Client Outlook signs Fla. hospital Mach7 taps Jackman as CEO (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - May 15, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Sharecare teams up with BCBS Minnesota, Walmart
Wellness and patient engagement company Sharecare broke the news yesterday that it is teaming up with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota to offer its personalized health platform to commercial customer groups starting in 2019. This comes just a week after Sharecare announced a seperate partnership with retail giant Walmart that will give employees and their families access to the wellness platform and, ideally, improve community health.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - May 15, 2018 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Trusts taken to court after dropping estates firm over Grenfell link
Two NHS trusts have been taken to court after pulling out of a multimillion pound estates partnership over concerns about an estates management company’s links to a Grenfell Tower contractor. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - May 15, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

OHSU one of three centers selected to study cells at atomic level
(Oregon Health& Science University) OHSU will become a national center for an imaging technique that is revolutionizing structural biology. In partnership with the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, OHSU becomes one of three national centers established by the National Institutes of Health in cryo-electron microscopy, or cryo-EM. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

World's Leading Digital Adherence Researchers Choose MyMeds
World's Leading Digital Adherence Researchers Choose MyMeds' Digital + Human Platform for Research Partnership(PRWeb May 15, 2018)Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2018/05/prweb15487917.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - May 15, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Philips, Emory, Royal Perth use time zones, telehealth to provide nighttime care
Night shifts can give clinicians vampire sleep schedules — up at night, sleeping during the day. But a new telehealth partnership plans to use technology and the world's varying timezones as a way to help provide high-quality care around the clock.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - May 14, 2018 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Global Health and Tech Thinkers Come Together at SwitchPoint
May 14, 2018From pandemic preparedness to gender equality, here are a few standout moments from the 2018 event.At  SwitchPoint, a two-day conference organized by Intrahealth International —a DAI strategic affiliate—400 global health and technology devotees came together in the North Carolina countryside to share ideas and seed partnerships for solving global health challenges, especially by using technology. The seventh annual event, held April 26–27, featured 30-plus stage speakers and 20-plus microlabs.These talks and microlabs covered a host of topics, from pandemic preparedness and the value...
Source: IntraHealth International - May 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: mnathe Source Type: news

ROI Calculator for Partnerships to Address the Social Determinants of Health
This calculator is designed to assist community-based organizations and their medical partners in creating mutually advantageous financial arrangements for funding the delivery of social services to high-need, high-cost (HNHC) populations, by calculating the return on investment (ROI) from integrating social services with medical care. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - May 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

In charts: How GPs fell out of love with partnerships
A few decades ago, many practices could expect to be deluged with responses to ads for a partnership vacancy. The charts below show how the profession is increasingly turning its back on the role. (Source: GP Online News)
Source: GP Online News - May 14, 2018 Category: Primary Care Tags: Practice News Source Type: news