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Newswise: $1 Million Gift Will Create First Endowed Primary Care Chair at Western Connecticut Health Network

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$1 Million Gift Will Create First Endowed Primary Care Chair at Western Connecticut Health Network

Western Connecticut Health Network

A $1 million gift from Dr. Eric Moskow, a primary care physician and healthcare entrepreneur, and his family will establish the Neligan-Safford Endowed Chair in Primary Care, the first chair in primary care at WCHN. The endowed chair is named in honor of Dr. Patrick Neligan and Dr. Theodore Safford, Jr. These late primary care physicians were at the forefront of many advances in primary care and community health initiatives, and they mentored Dr. Moskow early in his career.

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19-Jun-2019 8:15 AM EDT
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Newswise: Trekking to the top

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Trekking to the top

West Virginia University - Eberly College of Arts and Sciences

Growing up riding four-wheelers and collecting rocks near her grandparents’ cabin in the valleys wedged between the Rocky Mountains, Shelby Isom’s childhood was an adventure.

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Anurag Singh and Sharada Singh of Education Management Solutions, LLC Are Finalists in the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2019 Greater Philadelphia Awards Program

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Anurag Singh, CEO, and Sharada Singh, COO, of Education Management Solutions, LLC (EMS) were recently announced as finalists in the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2019 Greater Philadelphia Awards program. EMS, a Minority and Woman-owned Business Enterprise (M/WBE), has been an industry pioneer in video and content management solutions for healthcare training environments for over 25 years. Founder-owners Anurag and Sharada Singh exemplify the company motto of “One Company – One Team,” and the internal core value of “Quality and Innovation.”

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3 Signs of Progress Against Sickle Cell Disease

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

June 19 is World Sickle Cell Awareness Day. Scientists at Cincinnati Children's have recently made three important steps forward in helping people with sickle cell in the U.S. and in sub-Saharan Africa live longer, better lives.

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Your Nose Knows When It Comes to Stronger Memories

New York University

Memories are stronger when the original experiences are accompanied by unpleasant odors, a team of researchers has found. The study broadens our understanding of what can drive Pavlovian responses and points to how negative experiences influence our ability to recall past events.

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19-Jun-2019 8:00 AM EDT
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Scientists Identify Genes Associated with Biliary Atresia Survival

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

Scientists at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center have identified an expression pattern of 14 genes at the time of diagnosis that predicts two year, transplant-free survival in children with biliary atresia – the most common diagnosis leading to liver transplants in children. The researchers also found that the antioxidant N-acetyl-cysteine (NAC) reduced liver injury and fibrosis (excess fibrous connective tissue) in mice with biliary atresia and increased survival times.

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