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New release of Philips EchoNavigator helps interventional teams treat structural heart disease with greater ease and efficiency

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Monday, May 16, 2022 - 9:00am

EchoNavigator 4.0 gives users of Philips EPIQ CVXi interventional cardiology ultrasound system greater control of live fusion-imaging on the companys Image Guided Therapy System - Azurion - platform.

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  • EchoNavigator 4.0 gives users of Philips EPIQ CVXi interventional cardiology ultrasound system greater control of live fusion-imaging on the companys Image Guided Therapy System - Azurion - platform.
  • By integrating real-time transesophageal echocardiography (TEE), which places the ultrasound transducer close to the heart, and X-ray fluoroscopy, EchoNavigator 4.0 helps interventional teams to decide, guide, treat, and confirm complex structural heart disease therapy, such as heart valve repair or replacement.
  • This allows us to treat our patients with greater confidence and precision during every stage of the procedure.
  • Largely due to lifestyle choices and the aging population, structural heart disease is now commonplace in older individuals.

Otis College of Art and Design Announces Donation from the Spiegel Family Fund to Repay Student Loans for the Class of 2022

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Sunday, May 15, 2022 - 11:14pm

The donation will allow for the repayment of the outstanding student debt of students in the graduating Class of 2022.

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  • The donation will allow for the repayment of the outstanding student debt of students in the graduating Class of 2022.
  • This is the largest single gift in the history of Otis College and will reduce student debt for emerging artists and designers and their families.
  • Otis College is incredibly grateful for this historic gift from Miranda Kerr and Evan Spiegel, which will be life-changing for the Class of 2022 and their families, said Charles Hirschhorn, President of Otis College of Art and Design.
  • Otis College of Art and Design is an extraordinary institution that encourages young creatives to find their artistic voices and thrive in a variety of industries and careers, said Spiegel and Kerr, founders of The Spiegel Family Fund.

CAIR, CAIR-NY Condemn Buffalo Mass Shooting by White Supremacist, Urge Accountability for Those Who Promote Bigotry

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Sunday, May 15, 2022 - 12:55am

The manifesto said he was motivated by the "great replacement" conspiracy theory often repeated on right-wing outlets that white people are being replaced by other races.

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  • The manifesto said he was motivated by the "great replacement" conspiracy theory often repeated on right-wing outlets that white people are being replaced by other races.
  • CAIR-NY Executive Director Afaf Nashersaid:
    "We condemn this horrific white supremacist attack on Buffalo's Black community.
  • Those who promote racism, white supremacy, antisemitism, Islamophobia, and other forms of bigotry must be held accountable for the violence they inspire.
  • Executive Director, CAIR-NY, 917-669-4006, anasher@cair.com ; Ahmed Mohamed, CAIR-NY Legal Director, 646-481-2103, ahmedmohamed@cair.com ; CAIR National Communications Director Ibrahim Hooper, 202-744-7726, ihooper@cair.com

2022 New Jersey 'Walk with Us to Cure Lupus' Raises Awareness and Funds for Commonly Misdiagnosed Autoimmune Disease

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Saturday, May 14, 2022 - 6:53pm

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., May 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lupus Research Alliance (LRA) brought together thousands of people to MetLife Stadium for the 2022 New Jersey Walk with Us to Cure Lupus to raise lupus awareness. The MetLife walk marked the 20th anniversary of the LRA's national Walk Program.

Key Points: 
  • The mission of the Lupus Research Alliance is to fund breakthroughs in the treatment and cure for an autoimmune disease affecting millions worldwide, particularly women of color.
  • "Despite progress and promise in lupus research over the past two decades, much more needs to be done," said Ambassador Johnson.
  • Walk with Us to Cure Lupus is a major fundraising event, and everyone is encouraged to raise donations to support lupus research.
  • Because the Lupus Research Alliance's Board of Directors funds all administrative and fundraising costs, 100% of all donations goes to support lupus research programs.

APPLE CEO TIM COOK CHALLENGES GALLAUDET UNIVERSITY GRADUATES: "WHATEVER YOU DO, LEAD WITH YOUR VALUES"

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Saturday, May 14, 2022 - 5:30pm

WASHINGTON, May 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Gallaudet University celebrated the achievements of over 400 undergraduate and graduate students as they received their degrees during the University's 152nd Commencement ceremony in the Field House on the school's Washington, D.C. campus. Gallaudet is the only university in the world where deaf, deafblind and hard of hearing students live and learn bilingually in American Sign Language and English. To view both ceremonies please visit: Graduate Commencement Ceremony and Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony. 

Key Points: 
  • Gallaudet is the only university in the world where deaf, deafblind and hard of hearing students live and learn bilingually in American Sign Language and English.
  • Apple CEO Tim Cook, the leader of one of the world's most innovative companies, delivered the keynote address .
  • "Gallaudet has prepared you for a lifetime of discovery," said Cook.
  • The university enrolls over 1,600 students in more than 40 undergraduate majors and many master's and doctoral programs.

Legacy Businesses in Atlanta, Worth $163 Billion in Revenue, at Stake As Baby Boomers Retire

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Saturday, May 14, 2022 - 5:20pm

ATLANTA, May 14, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Today Project Equity launched an initiative to retain Black-owned legacy businesses and preserve jobs in Atlanta, bolster the local economy and generate wealth as business owners retire in partnership with Atlanta Wealth Building Initiative and Morehouse College. In the Atlanta metro region, according to a study by Project Equity, 28,943 businesses are 20 years old or older, accounting for over $163 billion in revenue. These businesses employ nearly 427,400 workers in the area. In addition, one-third of the workforce in the region are Black or African American, and 6,274 businesses with employees are Black- or African American-owned.

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  • With one-third of local businesses Black-owned, this initiative will turn employees into owners, strengthening the region's resiliency.
  • In addition, one-third of the workforce in the region are Black or African American, and 6,274 businesses with employees are Black- or African American-owned.
  • With half of the business owners in this region beginning to retire, it is time to turn risk into opportunity.
  • Employee ownership retains businesses as owner's retire, supports recovery in the wake of COVID-19, and builds wealth for workers.

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology Sounds Alarm on Mental Health

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Saturday, May 14, 2022 - 12:04am

Los Angeles, May 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As the nation marks its one millionth fatality from Covid 19, The Chicago School of Professional Psychology hosted a State of Mental Health Summit 2022 yesterday in Los Angeles, putting out an urgent call to policy makers and community leaders: we need to approach mental health with the same urgency as physical health.

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  • Los Angeles, May 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As the nation marks its one millionth fatality from Covid 19, The Chicago School of Professional Psychology hosted a State of Mental Health Summit 2022 yesterday in Los Angeles, putting out an urgent call to policy makers and community leaders: we need to approach mental health with the same urgency as physical health.
  • Medical panelist, Dr. Jorge Partida, chief of Psychology at the LA County Department of Mental Health, called on a new generation of warriors to transform societyto provide answers to the mental health needs of underserved communities as a social justice response.
  • According to a report, No Health Without Mental Health, released at the summit, we are on the verge of another pandemica mental health emergency, as we enter year three of battling Covid 19.
  • The pandemic is teaching us that there is no health without mental health and there is no health without systemic change.

Celebrate Popular 90’s Sitcom With Sally Hansen’s® Limited Edition Miracle Gel™ X Friends™ Collection

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 9:25pm

Introducing the Sally Hansen Miracle Gel X Friends Collection featuring a variety of shimmer, pearlescent, crme, and glitter shades worthy of making Friends fanatics clap with joy.

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  • Introducing the Sally Hansen Miracle Gel X Friends Collection featuring a variety of shimmer, pearlescent, crme, and glitter shades worthy of making Friends fanatics clap with joy.
  • Each polish in the collection incorporates Sally Hansens Miracle Gel Patent Color Set Technology and chip-resistant formula for a rich manicure with up to 8 days of color and shine.
  • Topped with the Sally Hansen Miracle Gel topcoat, youre just two simple steps away from our longest-lasting manicure, without the use of a UV lamp.
  • The Sally Hansen Miracle Gel X Friends collection is available starting 5/1/2022 in mass-market, drugstore, food and e-commerce retailers nationwide.

RH Announces the Opening of RH San Francisco, the Gallery at the Historic Bethlehem Steel Building

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 6:22pm

RH (NYSE: RH) announced today the opening of RH San Francisco, The Gallery at the Historic Bethlehem Steel Building the crown jewel of Pier 70 and gateway to what was once one of the countrys most storied shipyards.

Key Points: 
  • RH (NYSE: RH) announced today the opening of RH San Francisco, The Gallery at the Historic Bethlehem Steel Building the crown jewel of Pier 70 and gateway to what was once one of the countrys most storied shipyards.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220513005438/en/
    RH SAN FRANCISCO, THE GALLERY AT THE HISTORIC BETHLEHEM STEEL BUILDING (Photo: Business Wire)
    Commanding five floors, this unrivaled experience seamlessly integrates luxury home furnishings collections from RH Contemporary, Interiors, Modern and Outdoor with rare art, antiques and artifacts from around the world.
  • We are both humbled and honored to play a part in the reestablishment of San Franciscos historic shipyards, and to reimagine the iconic Bethlehem Steel Building into a place open to the public for the very first time, said Mr. Friedman.
  • This was a rare opportunity to do what we love, in a city that we love and call our home.

Chambers and Partners Diversity & Inclusion Awards Recognize Greenberg Traurig's Pro Bono Program and Tzy-Ying (Sandy) Chiu

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 6:05pm

NEW YORK, May 13, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP is a finalist for the 2022 Chambers and Partners Pro Bono: Outstanding Firm Diversity & Inclusion Award. Intellectual Property & Technology Associate Tzy-Ying (Sandy) Chiu is a finalist for the Diversity & Inclusion: Future Leader award. Winners will be announced at the Chambers and Partners Diversity & Inclusions Awards Ceremony June 9 in Los Angeles.

Key Points: 
  • Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP is a finalist for the 2022 Chambers and Partners Pro Bono: Outstanding Firm Diversity & Inclusion Award.
  • NEW YORK, May 13, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP is a finalist for the 2022 Chambers and Partners Pro Bono: Outstanding Firm Diversity & Inclusion Award.
  • According to Chambers and Partners, the UK-based legal directory publisher, its Diversity & Inclusion awards celebrate firms and individuals who are furthering the advancement of diversity and inclusion in the United States.
  • Chaired by Litigation Shareholder Caroline J. Heller , Greenberg Traurig's Global Pro Bono Program is supported by attorney pro bono coordinators across the firm.