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UE LifeSciences signs 'pivotal partnership' with GE
The partnership will bring the Philadelphia medical device companies handheld iBreastExam device to women in more than 25 developing countries across Asia and Africa. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - November 22, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: John George Source Type: news

Weekly Postings
See something of interest? Please share our postings with colleagues in your institutions! Spotlight Funding available! The National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Middle Atlantic Region, is accepting applications for health information outreach, health literacy initiatives, emergency preparedness partnerships and health sciences library projects. Applications will be due by COB on December 1. See a recent blog post from Executive Director, Kate Flewelling for details, or review our funding opportunities and start your application today! Check out the Fall 2017 issue of the MAReport! This quarter, Elaina Vitale is &ldqu...
Source: NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog - November 22, 2017 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Hannah Sinemus Tags: Weekly Postings Source Type: news

Budget 2017: NHS England buildings and facilities to receive £3.5bn
The Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond has announced today an investment of£3.5bn for buildings and facilities in the NHS England by 2022/2023. Of this money,£2.6bn will flow into the NHS’ sustainability and transformation partnerships (STP), to help them improve facilities and help local areas to focus on providing more integrated care for patients, and better meet demand for services.Hide related content:  Show related contentread more (Source: Management in Practice)
Source: Management in Practice - November 22, 2017 Category: Practice Management Authors: Angela Sharda Tags: *** Editor ' s Pick Finance Practice development Practice management Latest News Source Type: news

Global Health Blog: Cervical Cancer Deaths: a Blind Spot in Global Women ’s Health
Global Health Blog: Cervical Cancer Deaths: a Blind Spot in Global Women ’s HealthNovember 22, 2017With a global average of 528,000 new cases of Cervical Cancer, and 266,000 deaths annually, Doctors Without Borders/M édecins Sans Frontières (MSF) launched a successful vaccination campaign in the slums of Manila, Philippines. In partnership with a local women's health organization, Likhaan, MSF was able to provide HPV vaccines that protect young girls from contracting Cervical Cancer. View External Media.   (Source: MSF News)
Source: MSF News - November 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Press Intern Source Type: news

GE unveils new lightweight, flexible MR coil technology
GE Healthcare is touting a new foldable, lightweight MRI coil design based...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: GE CEO: Healthcare core part of company's future Reuters: GE explores sale of health IT business GE Healthcare numbers stand out in gloomy Q3 FDA clears GE's patient-assisted compression mammo unit GE signs cyclotron partnership with Canadian firm (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 22, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Radiology Partners expands with new partnership
Imaging services provider Radiology Partners has formed a new partnership with...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Radiology Partners teams up with Baylor Radiology Partners to expand to Ariz. with SDI buy Radiology Partners continues expansion Radiology Partners closes equity deal Radiology Partners adds 22 sites (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 22, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

MAP Rural Health Workgroup Final Roster
The National Quality Forum's (NQF) Rural Health Workgroup's roster has been finalized. This workgroup was created to advise the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on issues related to measurement challenges in the rural population and to identify rural-relevant measures and gaps in measurement. The Measure Applications Partnership (MAP) Coordinating Committee provides oversight for this workgroup. (Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center - November 22, 2017 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Cities Are Growing More Powerful, And That May Be Good For You
Mike Bloomberg's time as Mayor of New York City showed how Mayors of large cities could play major roles in preventing and controlling non-communicable diseases (NCDs), which led to Bloomberg Philanthropies'Partnership for Healthy Cities. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - November 21, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

Flagship-backed cancer biotech Ensemble quietly shuts down
During its 13-year existence, the Cambridge biotech made waves by announcing a series of partnership deals with large drugmakers. But it raised relatively little in equity financing and never launched a clinical trial. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 21, 2017 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Max Stendahl Source Type: news

Varian Medical opens new Brazilian manufacturing, training facilities
Varian Medical (NYSE:VAR) said today it opened a new regional facility in Jundiai, Brazil. The newly opened 50,600-square foot facilities include manufacturing and warehousing areas, a demonstration room and two training rooms featuring the Palo Alto, Calif.-based company’s Varian Trilogy linear accelerator platform. “We are excited that this facility is now open and demonstrates our long-standing commitment and partnership with the Brazilian Ministry of Health in the fight against cancer and increase the access to advanced radiotherapy treatment in the country and across Latin America. In the first y...
Source: Mass Device - November 21, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Varian Medical Systems Source Type: news

New Framework launched to define the role of Advanced Clinical Practitioners in healthcare
Health Education England, in partnership with NHS Improvement and NHS England, has launched a new national framework that sets out standards and a vision for the further development of Advanced Clinical Practitioners. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - November 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Supporting Latino families: The power of relationships
Cecilia and Sara Navigating a child’s medical journey can be difficult on any parent. But for a mother or father not familiar with the U.S. healthcare system or whose first language isn’t English, the journey is much more complex. Just ask one of the attendees at Fuente de Luz (“Fountain of Light”), the monthly informational group for Spanish-speaking families at Boston Children’s Hospital. On the first Tuesday of every month, around eight to ten Latino mothers — and occasionally fathers — get together to share their experiences and receive support from each other. There are hands ...
Source: Thrive, Children's Hospital Boston - November 21, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Nicole Nover Tags: Parenting Source Type: news

Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma and Angelini Announce Partnership for Commercialization of Latuda(R) (Lurasidone Hydrochloride) in Europe
TOKYO and ROME, November 21, 2017 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma Co., Ltd. (Head Office: Osaka, Japan; President: Masayo Tada; hereinafter "Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma") and Angelini S.p.A. (Head Office: Rom... Biopharmaceuticals, Licensing, Distribution Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma, Angelini S.p.A, Latuda, lurasidone (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - November 21, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

UN Agency Defers Action Cutting Ties to Tobacco Industry
Close-up of a woman hands hold and broke a cigarette. Credit: BigstockBy Thalif DeenUNITED NATIONS, Nov 21 2017 (IPS)Back in November 2008, the 193-member General Assembly decided, by consensus, to ban smoking and tobacco sales at the UN headquarters in New York: a ruling observed by all affiliated agencies worldwide, including the Geneva-based World Health Organization (WHO) which has severed links with the tobacco industry. But there still remains one holdout: the 187-member International Labour Organization (ILO) in Geneva whose Governing Body, which meets three times a year, has postponed once again its decision on whe...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - November 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Thalif Deen Tags: Development & Aid Global Headlines Health Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Namibia:Private Sector Could Help Feed Learners
[New Era] Windhoek -The Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture has come up with the draft Public Private Partnership Strategy for School Feeding intended to streamline and create a framework within which the ministry will engage with the private sector on school feeding matters at national, regional, circuit and school level. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 21, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Peadar Coyle announced as Business Development Director for Ashfield Ireland
Peadar has been a key member of the team in Ashfield Ireland since joining us back in 2010, and is transitioning to this role from his prior position as Project Manager. Eoin McAtamney, Managing Director of Ashfield Ireland, commented: “This is an exciting time for Peadar to become Business Development Director of Ashfield Ireland. We have a strong reputation in the market and our business continues to grow as a result of the quality of service we provide and the success we achieve for our clients. Peadar’s new role will be key to accelerating our growth through client partnerships in areas of our business suc...
Source: Ashfield Healthcare News - November 21, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Alanna Simpkin Tags: Ashfield Source Type: news

Southern Africa:A Call for Commitment, Accountability and Acceleration of Efforts to End Hunger and Malnutrition
[Gra ça Machel Trust] Johannesburg -The Graça Machel Trust in partnership with the World Food Programme (WFP) will be jointly hosting the Southern African Development Community (SADC) launch of the 2017 Global Nutrition Report (GNR). (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 21, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Military Medicine is now published by Oxford University Press
(Oxford University Press USA) Oxford University Press and AMSUS, the Society of Federal Health Professionals, are pleased to announce their new partnership to publish Military Medicine, the AMSUS bi-monthly scientific journal. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Trust takes step closer to massive land sale ahead of crucial NHS England decision
The sale of a hospital site worth tens of millions of pounds has come a step closer after a specialist trust announced a partnership with another trust in a different part of London. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - November 21, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

ACCESS to Serve on FICP Hospitality Advisory Committee
ACCESS is pleased to continue to build upon its partnership with the Financial & Insurance Conference Professionals (FICP) by serving on the association’s 2018 advisory committee.(PRWeb November 21, 2017)Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2017/11/prweb14942553.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - November 21, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Howard University Hospital, Unity Health Care ink obstetrics partnership
Howard University Hospital and its faculty practice have signed a partnership agreement with Unity Health Care in a move to expand obstetrics access to underserved areas of the District. As part of the deal announced Monday, Howard will reopen a previously closed wing to bring 11 new ante- and post-partum inpatient rooms, as well as an operating and delivery room. Howard hospital has also hired about 35 new nurses and will extend admitting privileges to Unity's OB/GYN physicians a nd midwives, said… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 20, 2017 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Tina Reed Source Type: news

For Parkinson's Patients Like Jesse Jackson, Artificial Intelligence Shows Real Promise
US civil rights activist Jesse Jackson disclosed that he has been diagnosed with Parkinson ’s disease. Unfortunately for Jackson, and more than 10 million worldwide living with Parkinson's, there's no cure. However, a new partnership between AstraZeneca and Berg believes AI will be able to prevent it (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - November 20, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Nicole Fisher, Contributor Tags: NASDAQ:AZN NASDAQ:BERG NASDAQ:GSK Source Type: news

For Parkinson's Patients Like Jesse Jackson, Artificial Intelligence Shows Real Promise
US civil rights activist Jesse Jackson disclosed that he has been diagnosed with Parkinson ’s disease. Unfortunately for Jackson, and more than 10 million worldwide living with Parkinson's, there's no cure. However, a new partnership between AstraZeneca and Berg believes AI will be able to prevent it (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - November 20, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Nicole Fisher, Contributor Tags: NASDAQ:AZN NASDAQ:BERG NASDAQ:GSK Source Type: news

Nigeria:PACFaH Holds Discussion On Nigeria's Poor Health Funding (Live Updates)
[Premium Times] Concerned about the poor funding of the health sector, the Partnership for Advocacy in Child and Family Health at Scale, PACFaH, is organising a press conference with theme: 'The falling 2018 health sector allocation as a threat to government's health care under one Roof Policy.' (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 20, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria:Lasuth Seeks Partnership to Make IVF Affordable to Indigent Nigerians
[Guardian] Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) has solicited for partnership to achieve affordable Assisted Reproductive Technology, ART, popularly known as In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) for indigent infertile couples. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 20, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

NALBOH Webinar - Collaborative Governance: New Tools to Form Partnerships
January 18, 2017 2:00pm ET. Webinar is free for NALBOH members. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - November 20, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Swiss-born rebranded Alpine Entomology journal joins Pensoft's open access portfolio
(Pensoft Publishers) Formerly-known as Journal of the Swiss Entomological Society, Alpine Entomology is the latest renowned historical scientific journal to join the lines of Pensoft's titles. Rebranded to reflect the shift in its scope and focus, the journal has simultaneously been updated with a long list of high-tech perks and brand new looks thanks to ARPHA - the Pensoft-developed innovative journal publishing platform. The first issue resulting from the partnership is now available on the journal's new website. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 20, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Patients and families aren't comfortable with 'overlapping surgeries,' survey finds
(Wolters Kluwer Health) Patients and family members are either neutral or uncomfortable with the idea of 'overlapping' or 'concurrent' surgery, where the attending surgeon isn't present in the operating room for part of the procedure, according to survey results published in the November 15, 2017 issue of The Journal of Bone& Joint Surgery. The journal is published in partnership with Wolters Kluwer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 20, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

New framework launched to define the role of advanced clinical practitioners in healthcare
Health Education England (HEE), in partnership with NHS Improvement and NHS England, has launched a new national framework that sets out a vision for the further development of advanced clinical practitioners (ACPs). (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - November 20, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

University of Houston to set up its own medical school
A long time coming, the University of Houston Board of Regents has voted and approved establishing a college of medicine focused on primary care. The regents approved on Nov. 16 the results of a feasibility study requested by the Texas Legislature, according to an announcement. UH hopes to immediately finalize a partnership with the HCA Gulf Coast Division to bring 103 first-year resident positions to the Houston area by 2020, with a total of 309 by 2024. The next step is to receive medical degree… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - November 17, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Jen Para Source Type: news

Weekly Postings
See something of interest? Please share our postings with colleagues in your institutions! Spotlight Funding available! The National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Middle Atlantic Region, is accepting applications for health information outreach, health literacy initiatives, emergency preparedness partnerships and health sciences library projects. Applications will be due by COB on December 1. See a recent blog post from Executive Director, Kate Flewelling for details, or review our funding opportunities and start your application today! Closing Today! The Fall 2017 offering for the Health Sciences Library Association o...
Source: NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog - November 17, 2017 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Hannah Sinemus Tags: Weekly Postings Source Type: news

Macon-based Navicent Health eyes partnership with Warner Robins health system
Another hospital partnership is in the works, this time involving Macon-based Navicent Health and Houston Healthcare in Warner Robins. The proposed partnership announced Thursday by Navicent is another step in the consolidation wave affecting hospitals across Georgia, Georgia Health News reported. On Tuesday in metro Atlanta, Emory Healthcare and DeKalb Medical said they have started talks about a partnership. If that deal comes to a fruition, DeKalb Medical would become part of Emory. The Macon… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - November 17, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jessica Saunders Source Type: news

Digisonics, Medis ink partnership
Digisonics and Medis Medical Imaging Systems are partnering to develop a single...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Digisonics signs Medical Metrics lab Digisonics readies upgrades for ASE 2017 Digisonics touts compatibility with Nuance Digisonics, Medis form partnership Medis releases 2 new products Medis lands deal with research lab (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 17, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Springer Nature launches a pilot with PaperHive
(Springer) Springer Nature has launched a one-year pilot with PaperHive, a market-leading annotation system and copyright-compliant collaborative research platform. The partnership focuses on increasing reader engagement of university students with academic literature in various fields including biomedicine, mathematics, physics, and chemistry. The pilot phase comprises books and textbooks from Springer and Springer Spektrum, the leading publisher for classical and digital educational media in the field of natural sciences and mathematics in the German-speaking region. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - November 17, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

University of Houston approves medical school
A longtime coming, the University of Houston Board of Regents has voted and approved establishing a college of medicine focused on primary care. The regents approved on Nov. 16 the results of a feasibility study requested by the Texas Legislature, according to a press release. UH hopes to immediately finalize a partnership with the HCA Gulf Coast Division to bring 103 first-year resident positions to the Houston area by 2020, with a total of 309 by 2024. The next step is to receive medical degree… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - November 16, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Jen Para Source Type: news

University of Houston approves medical school
A long time coming, the University of Houston Board of Regents has voted and approved establishing a college of medicine focused on primary care. The regents approved on Nov. 16 the results of a feasibility study requested by the Texas Legislature, according to a press release. UH hopes to immediately finalize a partnership with the HCA Gulf Coast Division to bring 103 first-year resident positions to the Houston area by 2020, with a total of 309 by 2024. The next step is to receive medical degree… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 16, 2017 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jen Para Source Type: news

Express Scripts, Propeller partner to make inhaler sensor more widely available
Express Scripts members will now have access to Propeller ’s FDA-cleared digital platform for respiratory health. Today, the two companies announced a partnership which they claim is the largest respiratory digital health deployment with a pharmacy benefit manager yet.  (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - November 16, 2017 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Clinical-Community Partnerships to Identify Patients With Food Insecurity and Address Food Needs
(Source: CDC Preventing Chronic Disease)
Source: CDC Preventing Chronic Disease - November 16, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Liberia:Prevail Studies Receive High Ratings
[New Dawn] The Partnership for Research on Ebola Virus in Liberia (PREVAIL) has received high marks for its ongoing research program in Liberia. PREVAIL is a joint Liberia-U.S. clinical research program established in 2014 in response to a request by former Liberian Health Minister Dr. Walter Gwinnegale to then U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell to assist Liberia develop vaccines and therapeutics to tackle Ebola. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 16, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Building partnerships and collaboration between housing providers and behavioral health practitioners
December 6, 2017 1:00-2:00pm ET. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - November 16, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

U of L, Kindred Healthcare announce tech innovation partnership
The University of Louisville announced another major public-private partnership at its engineering school on Thursday. Kindred Healthcare Inc. (NYSE: HUM), a large Louisville-based post-acute and long-term-care provider, and U of L's J.B. Speed School of Engineering have created create HIVE, a partnership that will create technology products that are geared towards improving the health and lives of seniors. The partnership will be similar to FirstBuild, a mini-factory and innovation center on… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - November 16, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Chris Larson Source Type: news

GE, Golden Meditech ink cord blood storage deal
GE Healthcare (NYSE:GE) and Golden Meditech said this week they inked a strategic collaboration deal to provide GE’s integrated and automated digital systems and solutions to Golden Meditech for use in its umbilical cord blood cryopreservation processes. Hong Kong-based Golden Meditech said that umbilical cord blood contains rich hematopoietic stem cells which could facilitate reconstruction of hematopoietic and immune systems with possible applications in stem cell transplantation and other treatments. Through the partnership, Golden Meditech will use fully automated cell processing systems and associated tools...
Source: Mass Device - November 16, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Blood Management Business/Financial News GE Healthcare Golden Meditech Holdings Ltd. Source Type: news

A robot roommate? How one company plans to make life easier for seniors
Rudy, a robot piloted in research here in Pittsburgh, is going on the road. INF Robotics Inc., a Fairfax, Va., startup, developed a robot named Rudy to provide care for seniors at home and has landed its first customer. With that, the company is launching a marketing campaign to let the public know its robot is available after six years of development. It is making the p roduct commercially available through a partnership with Sodexo-owned Comfort Keepers of Reston, Va., with more similar contracts… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - November 16, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Sara Gilgore Source Type: news

Propeller Health, Express Scripts ink smart inhaler sensor deal
Propeller Health said today it inked a strategic partnership deal with Express Scripts (NSDQ:ESRX) to provide Propeller’s digital solutions to Express Script members. Through the deal, St. Louis-based Express Script members will be able to use inhaler sensors and connected mobile applications to manage their asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. The companies touted it as the largest respiratory digital health deployment with a pharmacy manager to date. Read the whole story on our sister site, Drug Delivery Business The post Propeller Health, Express Scripts ink smart inhaler sensor deal app...
Source: Mass Device - November 16, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Drug-Device Combinations Patient Monitoring Respiratory Express Scripts Propeller Health Source Type: news

Bristol wins grant to tackle antibacterial drug resistance in Thailand
The University of Bristol has been awarded a grant through the Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) cross-research council initiative, in partnership with the Department of Health, to lead an inter-disciplinary research project to tackle the growing threat of antibacterial drug resistance (ABR) in Thailand. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - November 16, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Announcements, Grants and Awards, Research, Public engagement; Faculty of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Biomedical Sciences, School of Cellular and Molecular Medicine Source Type: news

American Water Works Association and Wiley confirm new publishing partnership
(Wiley) John Wiley and Sons Inc., (NYSE:JW-A) (NYSE:JW-B) and the American Water Works Association (AWWA) announced today that they have agreed to become publishing partners for the AWWA periodicals, Journal -- American Water Works Association (JAWWA) and Opflow. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - November 16, 2017 Category: Biology Source Type: news

STPs: destined to fail or the road to better care? The hospital doctors ’ view
Hospital doctors know little about sustainability and transformation partnerships (STPs) and are worried about their impact, according to a report by the Hospital Consultants and Specialists ’ Association. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - November 16, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

AI healthcare biz Imagia closes Cadens Medical Imaging buy
Montreal-based artificial intelligence healthcare company Imagia said today it closed its acquisition of medical imaging dev Cadens Medical Imaging for an undisclosed amount. Cadens, founded in 2008, develops and markets FDA and CE Marked medical imaging software products designed for oncology. Imagia said it is hopeful that integration of its technologies and IP will enable it accelerate development of biomarker discovery processes. “This strategic transaction will significantly accelerate Imagia’s mission of delivering AI-driven accessible personalized healthcare solutions. Augmenting Imagia’s deep lear...
Source: Mass Device - November 15, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Imaging Mergers & Acquisitions Software / IT Imagia Source Type: news

What OHSU's now-finalized deal with Adventist means for patients, hospital bottom lines
OHSU's affiliation with Salem Health failed, but two successful community hospital partnerships are paying dividends. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - November 15, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news