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Dale Sanders, Health Industry Veteran, Joins IMO as Chief Strategy Officer

Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 5:42pm

b'Intelligent Medical Objects (IMO) a healthcare data enablement company and market leader in medical terminology services today announced Dale Sanders has joined the company\xe2\x80\x99s leadership team as Chief Strategy Officer.

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  • b'Intelligent Medical Objects (IMO) a healthcare data enablement company and market leader in medical terminology services today announced Dale Sanders has joined the company\xe2\x80\x99s leadership team as Chief Strategy Officer.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cI\xe2\x80\x99ve been involved in the analytic space of healthcare for almost 30 years now, so I\xe2\x80\x99m deeply familiar with the industry\xe2\x80\x99s data challenges.
  • I\xe2\x80\x99ll do my best to make a positive impact at IMO and the industry in this new role,\xe2\x80\x9d said Sanders.\nTo learn more about IMO\xe2\x80\x99s industry leading solutions, please visit IMO\xe2\x80\x99s website.\nIntelligent Medical Objects (IMO) is a healthcare data enablement company.
  • IMO understands how data must then be transformed to efficiently extract the greatest value.

Aegis Spine's Attempt to Stay Court Order Halting Sale of Their AccelFix-XT Denied, Life Spine Announces

Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 5:22pm

b'Life Spine won a second ruling barring Aegis Spine, Inc. from marketing, selling, or distributing devices in its AccelFix-XT product line.\nA preliminary injunction preventing Aegis\xe2\x80\x99s marketing and sale of its AccelFix-XT line of expandable medical devices has been in effect since April 5, 2021.

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  • b'Life Spine won a second ruling barring Aegis Spine, Inc. from marketing, selling, or distributing devices in its AccelFix-XT product line.\nA preliminary injunction preventing Aegis\xe2\x80\x99s marketing and sale of its AccelFix-XT line of expandable medical devices has been in effect since April 5, 2021.
  • Aegis\xe2\x80\x99s attempt to stay the injunction was denied on May 4, 2021.\nThe United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois issued the injunction after finding that Aegis and its parent company, L&K Biomed Co., Ltd., used Life Spine\xe2\x80\x99s proprietary PROLIFT\xc2\xae expandable cage to develop the AccelFix-XT.
  • Life Spine is dedicated to improving the quality of life for patients by increasing procedural efficiency and efficacy through innovative design, uncompromising quality standards, and the most technologically advanced manufacturing platforms.
  • Life Spine is pleased to offer its top-performing PROLIFT\xc2\xae expandable spacer system as part of this mission.\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210506005946/en/\n'

UPshow Announces Home Team, a First-of-its-Kind Channel that will Bring Local Sports Content to Retail Venues Across the Country

Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 5:42pm

UPshow is eager to bring the best of hockey to fans that is engaging, short-form and deeply relevant," said Adam Hirsen, CEO, UPshow.

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  • UPshow is eager to bring the best of hockey to fans that is engaging, short-form and deeply relevant," said Adam Hirsen, CEO, UPshow.
  • There is pent-up demand from fans to be back in social venues, and the Stanley Cup Playoffs are fast approaching.
  • "\nUnder the agreement, UPshow\'s technology platform will acquire syndicated broadcast clips of national and locally-focused NHL content and use geography-driven AI to distribute the local content to NHL fans.
  • UPshow is the only digital out-of-home streaming platform offering this targeted, hyper-local and personalized sports VOD experience for fans.

Livly and Amenify Announce Partnership to bring Amenities to Multi-Family Buildings Across the U.S.

Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 5:36pm

Managers have found this service to be an impactful amenity to highlight during tours, using it as a competitive advantage over other communities.

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  • Managers have found this service to be an impactful amenity to highlight during tours, using it as a competitive advantage over other communities.
  • Founded in Chicago in 2017, Livly\'s team built their careers in the real estate, development, technology, and design industries.
  • For more information please visit: www.livly.io\nAmenify is a real estate technology platform that powers convenient in-home services for apartment communities.
  • Residents benefit from dedicated teams for housekeeping, chores, dog walking, and private meal delivery with centralized concierge support.

Institute of Food Technologists Launches the Seeding The Future Global Food System Challenge

Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 5:00pm

\xe2\x80\x9cWe\xe2\x80\x99re honored to collaborate with Seeding The Future Foundation and feel strongly that the Seeding The Future Global Food System Challenge is an important step towards advancing the science of food and other disciplines and applications across the global food system.\xe2\x80\x9d\nThe Challenge is funded by the Seeding The Future Foundation , and has been initiated by Bernhard van Lengerich, founder of the Seeding The Future Foundation.

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  • \xe2\x80\x9cWe\xe2\x80\x99re honored to collaborate with Seeding The Future Foundation and feel strongly that the Seeding The Future Global Food System Challenge is an important step towards advancing the science of food and other disciplines and applications across the global food system.\xe2\x80\x9d\nThe Challenge is funded by the Seeding The Future Foundation , and has been initiated by Bernhard van Lengerich, founder of the Seeding The Future Foundation.
  • Most impactful innovations, regardless which stage of the food chain they may affect, consider the consumer as critical enabler of a flourishing food system,\xe2\x80\x9d said Bernhard van Lengerich.
  • Additional details on the application process, eligibility and awards can be found here .\nThe Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) is a global organization of approximately 12,000 individual members from 95 countries committed to advancing the science of food.
  • We believe that science is essential to ensuring a global food supply that is sustainable, safe, nutritious, and accessible to all.

Sharp NEC Display Solutions Announces First European Partner to One Global Partner Program

Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 4:07pm

b'Sharp NEC Display Solutions, a global leader in the projector and display market , has announced the first European partner to join the Sharp/NEC Global Partner Program.

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  • b'Sharp NEC Display Solutions, a global leader in the projector and display market , has announced the first European partner to join the Sharp/NEC Global Partner Program.
  • As a Global Partner, Kinly will receive dedicated resources, including sales support from the Sharp/NEC Global Team, as well as access to its global technology portfolio and much more.\n\xe2\x80\x9cThe One Global Partner Program underscores Sharp/NEC\xe2\x80\x99s global service and support in the AV industry,\xe2\x80\x9d said Betsy Larson, Senior Vice President of Sales at Sharp NEC Display Solutions.
  • Sharp NEC Display Solutions provides technology for collaboration and meeting rooms, command and control, workspaces, and digital signage for a wide range of verticals including enterprise, corporate, education, retail, transportation, healthcare, and regional and federal government.\nFor more information on Sharp NEC Display Solutions, visit https://www.sharpnecdisplays.us .\nAbout Sharp NEC Display Solutions of America, Inc.\nSharp NEC Display Solutions of America, Inc. is the leading global provider of professional and commercial visual technology and digital signage solutions, wholly owned by Sharp NEC Display Solutions, Ltd .
  • Sharp NEC Display offers one of the broadest visual solutions portfolios in the industry, innovating in LCD displays, lamp and laser projectors, dvLED, 8K and 5G technology, collaboration solutions, calibration tools, IoT and AI driven analytics.

The Global Biorisk Advisory Council Celebrates One Year Anniversary of GBAC STAR Facility Accreditation

Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 4:05pm

b'In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Global Biorisk Advisory Council \xe2\x84\xa2, (GBAC), a Division of ISSA, launched its GBAC STAR\xe2\x84\xa2 Facility Accreditation to assist facilities in preparing for, responding to, and recovering from infectious disease risks.

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  • b'In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Global Biorisk Advisory Council \xe2\x84\xa2, (GBAC), a Division of ISSA, launched its GBAC STAR\xe2\x84\xa2 Facility Accreditation to assist facilities in preparing for, responding to, and recovering from infectious disease risks.
  • This has been especially crucial as guidance from public health agencies has changed throughout the pandemic,\xe2\x80\x9d said GBAC Executive Director Patricia Olinger.
  • The organization\xe2\x80\x99s services include biorisk management program assessment and training, Forensic Restoration\xc2\xae response and remediation, the GBAC STAR\xe2\x84\xa2 facility and service accreditation programs, training and certification of individuals and consulting for building owners and facility managers.
  • For more information about ISSA, visit www.issa.com or call 800-225-4772 (North America) or 847-982-0800.\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210506005825/en/\n'

Mark H. Getelman, M.D. Takes Office as the President of the Arthroscopy Association of North America

Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 4:50pm

b'ROSEMONT, Ill., May 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Mark H. Getelman has been named the Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA) President for 2021-2022 term.

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  • b'ROSEMONT, Ill., May 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Mark H. Getelman has been named the Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA) President for 2021-2022 term.
  • Dr. Getelman recently completed his terms as second and first Vice President and has been an active, multicommittee member of AANA for over 20 years.
  • As a fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. Getelman practices out of the Southern California Orthopedic Institute (SCOI) headquartered in Van Nuys, California.\nDr.
  • "Our organization is the global leader in arthroscopy and advancing minimally invasive surgical education, advocacy and skills assessment to improve patient care.

EVERSANA™ strengthens global market access and pricing leadership in European expansion

Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 4:31pm

"With additional European expertise, EVERSANA is uniquely positioned to activate niche engagements or full-scale commercial services in and outside the region.

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  • "With additional European expertise, EVERSANA is uniquely positioned to activate niche engagements or full-scale commercial services in and outside the region.
  • "\nDouglas Foerster appointed Senior Vice President, Pricing & Market Access, Europe.A proven European Market Access launch readiness and commercialisation expert, Douglas\'s market access and pricing expertise across a range of therapeutic areas includes neurology, infectious diseases, nephrology, vaccines and rare diseases.
  • Charles brings deep expertise in driving digital transformation with life sciences clients around pricing, market access, contracting and patient engagement, as well as Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions.\nMark Mulder appointed Vice President, Commercialisation, Europe.
  • Mark joins EVERSANA after successfully developing the commercial strategy and leading market access, marketing and multi-channel sales teams at launch for a German biotech company, CO.DON AG, a specialized leader in cell therapies.

EVERSANA™ strengthens global market access and pricing leadership in European expansion

Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 4:17pm

"With additional European expertise, EVERSANA is uniquely positioned to activate niche engagements or full-scale commercial services in and outside the region.

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  • "With additional European expertise, EVERSANA is uniquely positioned to activate niche engagements or full-scale commercial services in and outside the region.
  • "\nDouglas Foerster appointed Senior Vice President, Pricing & Market Access, Europe.A proven European Market Access launch readiness and commercialisation expert, Douglas\'s market access and pricing expertise across a range of therapeutic areas includes neurology, infectious diseases, nephrology, vaccines and rare diseases.
  • Charles brings deep expertise in driving digital transformation with life sciences clients around pricing, market access, contracting and patient engagement, as well as Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions.\nMark Mulder appointed Vice President, Commercialisation, Europe.
  • Mark joins EVERSANA after successfully developing the commercial strategy and leading market access, marketing and multi-channel sales teams at launch for a German biotech company, CO.DON AG, a specialized leader in cell therapies.