Study suggests ways marketing and clinical treatment can influence behavior
– Case Western Reserve University
Motivation and Emotion
Discrimination endured by black shoppers forces them to downplay their race or shy away from an activity among the most common and celebrated in American culture, according to new research.
– Case Western Reserve University
Journal of Consumer Culture
Two studies by UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers reveal trends in the marketing practices, pricing, delivery methods and other features of online e-cigarette vendors.
– University of North Carolina Health Care System
Tobacco Control, Nov-2017
Wolters Kluwer Health unveiled a quizzing engine that delivers personalized learning and on-the-go insights to support how, when and where today’s medical students want to learn. The powerful quizzing tool allows students to track progress, view re...
– Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS)
Rural counties continue to rank lowest among counties across the U.S., in terms of health outcomes. A group of national organizations including the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the National 4-H Council are leading the way to close the rural hea...
Virtual Press Briefing - Closing the Rural Health Gap Embargo expired on 08-Nov-2017 at 08:55 ET
What makes a product or person “cool”? Darden Professor Lalin Anik, Johnny Miles (MBA ’17) and Ryan Hauser present a theory of coolness and explain four traits that contribute to coolness.
– University of Virginia Darden School of Business
The traditional pairing of wine and food too often misses the mark – leaving people confused and intimated – and should be scrapped in favor of a more consumer-focused approach, a new study indicates.
– Michigan State University
International Journal of Wine Business Research, Vol. 29, Issue 3, Nov-2017
Study findings highlight need for manufacturing and testing standards and federal government oversight.
– RTI International
A new study shows that people who perceive their employer as committed to environmental and community-based causes will, in turn, engage in green behavior and local volunteerism, with one caveat: their boss must display similarly ethical behavior.
– University of Vermont
Journal of Business Ethics
New graduate certificate in Islamic finance offered at American University prepares professionals for the growing Islamic capital markets. Expert Available
– American University
New research from The Arnhold Institute for Global Health at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, suggests that the capabilities of microfinance networks expand well beyond banking, and that tapping into these networks can bring measurable he...
– Mount Sinai Health System
Health Affairs Embargo expired on 06-Nov-2017 at 16:00 ET
The Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory and the Financial Services Information Sharing and Analysis Center are operationalizing the Integrated Adaptive Cyber Defense (IACD) framework, which will enable companies to improve the ability to quickl...
– Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory Embargo expired on 13-Nov-2017 at 08:00 ET
The University of Chicago has been selected by the Merck Foundation to play a national leadership role in a $16 million, five-year initiative to improve access to high-quality diabetes care among the most vulnerable and underserved communities throug...
– University of Chicago Medical Center
Babson College will host its first-ever international Rocket Pitch competition at Municipalidad de Vitacura in Santiago, Chile, on Thursday, November 23, 2017.
– Babson College
Innovative products and chemistries within the cleaning product supply chain will be highlighted at the 2018 American Cleaning Institute (ACI) Annual Meeting & Industry Convention.
– American Cleaning Institute