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Special Edition of Journal of Dental Education Focuses on Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

With an eye on fostering positive change, the American Dental Education Association (ADEA) has released a special edition of its peer-reviewed journal focusing entirely on diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging in dental education.

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  • With an eye on fostering positive change, the American Dental Education Association (ADEA) has released a special edition of its peer-reviewed journal focusing entirely on diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging in dental education.
  • Likewise, it led to a national increase in awareness of social justice gaps and pointed to the opportunity to transform health care education.
  • We were delighted to assemble and highlight the pioneering work of forward-thinking scholars who set a vision for diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging in dental education.
  • Im very proud that the Journal of Dental Education is expanding the conversation on this topic with a powerful special issue.

UNIVERSITY OF BRIDGEPORT ANNOUNCES SIGNIFICANT RISE IN ENROLLMENT OF NEW STUDENTS

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

BRIDGEPORT, Conn., Oct. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Bridgeport is pleased to announce its extraordinary growth with its first increase in enrollment in five years. The university enrolled 1322 new students for the Fall 2022 semester, an increase of 30% over last year's enrollment for first time students.

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  • BRIDGEPORT, Conn., Oct. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Bridgeport is pleased to announce its extraordinary growth with its first increase in enrollment in five years.
  • The university enrolled 1322 new students for the Fall 2022 semester, an increase of 30% over last year's enrollment for first time students.
  • "The increased enrollment is a reflection of the energy students feel when they are a part of the University of Bridgeport family," said Dr. Danielle Wilken, University of Bridgeport President.
  • "We have always offered a quality athletic program," said Jay Moran, University of Bridgeport Vice President of Athletics and Recreation.

Western State Dean Allen K. Easley Announces Retirement; Law School Begins Search for New Dean

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Monday, October 3, 2022

Allen K. Easley, dean of Western State College of Law at Westcliff University, has announced plans to retire following the 2022-2023 academic year.

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  • Allen K. Easley, dean of Western State College of Law at Westcliff University, has announced plans to retire following the 2022-2023 academic year.
  • Western State, the oldest law school in Orange County, Calif., is preparing a search committee to identify a new dean who will continue building upon the law schools rich history and trajectory of success.
  • It is a testament to Dean Easleys leadership that Western State has reached its most successful years with him at the helm.
  • The law school has an extremely invested alumni, faculty and student community and Dean Easley has been integral to establishing a strong reputation for the law school as an expanding and dynamic institution.

Colorado State University Global Names Dr. Dawn Marie Roller Senior Director of Corporate Engagement

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Thursday, September 29, 2022

Aurora, Colo., Sept. 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Colorado State University Global (CSU Global) President Pamela Toney has named Dr.

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  • Aurora, Colo., Sept. 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Colorado State University Global (CSU Global) President Pamela Toney has named Dr.
  • Dawn Marie Roller as the institutions new Senior Director of Corporate Engagement.
  • In her role, Dr. Roller will cultivate and grow the universitys partnership portfolio, engaging corporate, non-profit, government, and academic sectors.
  • Colorado State University Global (CSU Global) offers career-relevant bachelors and masters degree programs for working adults and nontraditional learners.

CLIMATE CHANGE AND HEALTH INEQUITY A DEADLY MIX FOR THE MOST VULNERABLE: WORLD HEART FEDERATION

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

World leaders must step up efforts on the two biggest threats of our time: climate change and global health inequity."

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  • World leaders must step up efforts on the two biggest threats of our time: climate change and global health inequity."
  • Everyone is encouraged to get involved in World Heart Day and to learn more about better heart health.
  • This World Heart Day, they are proud to continue to support the World Heart Federation.
  • [2]In 2022, the World Heart Federation conducted a global pulse survey of 2500 people across 25 countries.

CLIMATE CHANGE AND HEALTH INEQUITY A DEADLY MIX FOR THE MOST VULNERABLE: WORLD HEART FEDERATION

Retrieved on: 
Wednesday, September 28, 2022

World leaders must step up efforts on the two biggest threats of our time: climate change and global health inequity."

Key Points: 
  • World leaders must step up efforts on the two biggest threats of our time: climate change and global health inequity."
  • Everyone is encouraged to get involved in World Heart Day and to learn more about better heart health.
  • This World Heart Day, they are proud to continue to support the World Heart Federation.
  • [2]In 2022, the World Heart Federation conducted a global pulse survey of 2500 people across 25 countries.

MasterClass Announces PepsiCo's Former Chair and CEO Indra Nooyi to Teach Strategic Leadership

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- MasterClass, the streaming platform where anyone can learn from the world's best across a wide range of subjects, today announced that former PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi will teach a class on leading with purpose. MasterClass members will learn how to simplify complex problems, persuade others to buy into their vision and discover how leading with purpose is a critical element of leadership. Nooyi's class is now available exclusively on MasterClass, where subscribers get unlimited access to all 150+ instructors with an annual membership.

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  • "Indra transformed one of the world's most iconic brands," said David Rogier, founder and CEO of MasterClass.
  • "In her class, Indra shares the leadership fundamentals and business strategies that have guided her to create innovative changes within the global food industry.
  • She will break down her "7 Cs of Leadership," a formula for success that includes attributes like competence, creativity, coaching and citizenship.
  • Nooyi is the former chair and CEO of PepsiCo, where she oversaw the restructuring and diversification of the Fortune 50 company.

NYU Langone Health Receives Awards for Outstanding Quality and Safety

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- NYU Langone Health has been recognized as No. 1 in quality and safety for inpatient and ambulatory care by Vizient, Inc. On Wednesday, September 21, NYU Langone accepted the Bernard A. Birnbaum, MD, Quality Leadership Award for superior performance in patient care and the Ambulatory Quality and Accountability Award for excellence in outpatient care. Vizient is the nation's largest healthcare performance improvement organization, and it counts among its membership 97% of academic medical centers in the United States.

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  • 1 for Patient Care
    NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- NYU Langone Health has been recognized as No.
  • Also of note, NYU Langone HospitalBrooklyn and NYU Langone HospitalLong Island each placed in the top 10 of the Birnbaum Quality Leadership ranking of specialized complex care medical centers.
  • The fully integrated NYU Langone Health hospital system has been recognized for its unparalleled quality and safety metrics by rating agencies across the board.
  • NYU Langone has also earned an "A" top-safety rating from Leapfrog and a five-star CMS rating for quality, safety, and patient experience.

Malaysian Genomics, Rinani Genotec Sign LOI with Universiti Malaysia Sabah

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Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Parties agree to collaborate on research in genetics, regenerative and alternative medicine

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  • Parties agree to collaborate on research in genetics, regenerative and alternative medicine
    PETALING JAYA, Malaysia, Sept 21, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Leading genomics and biopharmaceutical specialist Malaysian Genomics Resource Centre Berhad (Bursa: MGRC, 0155) is pleased to report that the Group has signed a letter of intent (LOI) with the Faculty of Science and Natural Resources, Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) and Rinani Genotec Sdn Bhd (Genotec) to collaborate on research and development (R&D) in genetics, and regenerative and alternative medicines.
  • Chairman of Malaysian Genomics, Datuk Seri Dr. Chen Chaw Min, said, "We are happy to assist UMS undergraduates in pursuing their R&D goals so that they have a better understanding of their field of study.
  • The signing of the LOI followed UMS' visit to MGRC's Biosafety Level 2 cGMP (Current Good Manufacturing Practice)-certified laboratory, which is used for the production of cell therapies, including CAR T-cell therapies for various cancers.
  • Malaysian Genomics Resource Centre Berhad: 0155 [BURSA: MGRC] [RIC: MGRC:KL] [BBG: MGRC:MK], http://www.mgrc.com.my/
    Copyright 2022 ACN Newswire .

Internationally Acclaimed Hollywood Concept Artist and Educator Named Provost of the College for Creative Studies

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Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Detroit, Michigan, Sept. 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The College for Creative Studies (CCS) is thrilled to announce the appointment of renowned Hollywood concept designer, educator and CCS alumnus, Tim Flattery, as Provost, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Chief Academic Officer, effective immediately.

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  • Detroit, Michigan, Sept. 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The College for Creative Studies (CCS) is thrilled to announce the appointment of renowned Hollywood concept designer, educator and CCS alumnus, Tim Flattery, as Provost, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Chief Academic Officer, effective immediately.
  • In 2021, Flattery was named Dean of Undergraduate Studies where he conceptualized a new Foundations model and supported the launch of a new mentorship program, improving and personalizing the freshman experience on campus.
  • Tims track record inside and outside of CCS strongly demonstrates this, said Don Tuski, President of the College.
  • I am very excited for this opportunity as Provost to continue the bold collaboration with the amazing people at CCS, Flattery said.