Latest News

Add to Favorites Subscribe Share
newswise-fb-share-
Newswise: Morristown Medical Center Raises the Roof on Cardiac Care, Completing Two-Story Expansion of New Jersey’s Leading Heart Hospital

Morristown Medical Center Raises the Roof on Cardiac Care, Completing Two-Story Expansion of New Jersey’s Leading Heart Hospital

Atlantic Health System

Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center, nationally recognized for heart care, today opened the second of two new 36-bed units for patients with heart disease, completing a two-story expansion of the Gagnon Cardiovascular Institute. The unit opened today will serve cardiac surgery patients, while the first 36-bed unit, which opened in November, serves structural heart disease patients who have complex disorders and diseases of the heart.

Channels: Cardiovascular Health, Healthcare, Heart Disease, Surgery, Local - New Jersey,

Released:
21-Jan-2020 10:25 AM EST
Open in New Tab
Comment
Newswise: cbeta-720px.jpg

Transformative 'Green' Accelerator Achieves World's First 8-pass Full Energy Recovery

Brookhaven National Laboratory

Scientists from Cornell University and Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL) have successfully demonstrated the world's first capture and reuse of energy in a multi-turn particle accelerator, where electrons are accelerated and decelerated in multiple stages and transported at different energies through a single beamline.

Channels: DOE Science News, Energy, Engineering, Green Tech, Materials Science, Physics, Technology, DOE Science News,

Released:
21-Jan-2020 10:05 AM EST
Open in New Tab
Comment
Announcement

Rutgers Geology Museum Hosts Open House

Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Presentations on natural disasters such as earthquakes, volcanoes and their impacts will be held in Scott Hall and are open to the public at the Rutgers Geology Museum’s 52nd Annual Open House. There will also be hands-on activity sessions for kids, a mineral sale and rock and mineral identification in Scott Hall, and make-and-take stations in the Rutgers Geology Museum. Field Station Dinosaurs will bring its baby Hadrosaurus puppet and will also offer hands-on activities for visitors. All events are free and no preregistration is required.

Channels: Dinosaurs, Education, Family and Parenting, Earthquakes, Natural Disasters, Volcanoes, Geology,

Released:
21-Jan-2020 10:00 AM EST
Open in New Tab
Comment
Research Results

Education

Embargo will expire:
21-Jan-2020 11:00 AM EST
Released to reporters:
21-Jan-2020 9:35 AM EST

EMBARGOED

A reporter's PressPass is required to access this story until the embargo expires on 21-Jan-2020 11:00 AM EST

The Newswise PressPass gives verified journalists access to embargoed stories. Please log in to complete a presspass application.
If you have not yet registered, please do so. When you fill out the registration form, please identify yourself as a reporter in order to advance to the presspass application form.

Higher Education Event
GWU_logo.png

Link Found Between Maternal Depression and Atopic Dermatitis in Children

George Washington University

A recent study suggests that maternal depression in the postpartum period, and even beyond, is associated with the development of atopic dermatitis throughout childhood and adolescence.

Channels: Dermatology, Mental Health, Psychology and Psychiatry, All Journal News,

Released:
21-Jan-2020 9:00 AM EST
Open in New Tab
Comment
Research Results
Newswise: Banning Food Waste: Lessons for Rural America
  • Embargo expired:
    21-Jan-2020 9:00 AM EST

Banning Food Waste: Lessons for Rural America

University of Vermont

As Vermont prepares to implement the first statewide food waste ban, UVM research shows 72% of Vermonters already compost or feed food scraps to pets/livestock, but few are willing to pay for curbside composting pickup. Study offers important policy lessons for rural communities.

Channels: Climate Science, Environmental Science, Food Science, Government/Law, All Journal News,

Released:
15-Jan-2020 1:00 PM EST
Open in New Tab
Comment
Research Results

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Dr. Francine Conway, Dean of Rutgers University’s GSAPP, prepares the next generation of socially responsive psychologists to lead social change

Rutgers University-New Brunswick

On Monday, January 20th, Dr. Francine Conway, Dean and Distinguished Professor for Rutgers University, Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology (GSAPP) and President of the National Council of Schools and Programs of Professional Psychology (NCSPP) will host psychology professionals from across the country at the NCSPP Mid-Winter Conference.

Channels: Behavioral Science, Psychology and Psychiatry,

Released:
21-Jan-2020 8:05 AM EST
Open in New Tab
Comment
Research Results

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Newswise: Meridian Health Foundation’s Giving Heals Campaign Bolstered by Team Member Support

Meridian Health Foundation’s Giving Heals Campaign Bolstered by Team Member Support

Hackensack Meridian Health

Team members from eight Hackensack Meridian Health medical centers raised nearly $330,000 for Giving Heals, Meridian Health Foundation’s comprehensive fundraising campaign, which supports four important initiatives: strengthening oncology services, improving clinical outcomes, enhancing the patient experience and broadening clinical research and academic programs. To date, nearly $110 million has been raised toward a goal of $150 million to support Hackensack Meridian Health medical centers in Monmouth, Ocean and Middlesex counties.

Channels: Cancer, Clinical Trials, Ethics and Research Methods, Healthcare,

Released:
21-Jan-2020 8:05 AM EST
Open in New Tab
Comment
Announcement
Announcement
Newswise: Five Things Your Sweetie with Allergies Doesn’t Want for Valentine’s Day

Five Things Your Sweetie with Allergies Doesn’t Want for Valentine’s Day

American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI)

Some Valentine's Day gifts can cause allergy and asthma symptoms and should be avoided no matter how much you think they might convey your devotion.

Channels: Allergies, Asthma, Food and Water Safety,

Released:
21-Jan-2020 8:00 AM EST
Open in New Tab
Comment
Feature


0.70623