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ISW Holdings Announces Board Approval for Initiation of Quarter-Million-Dollar Stock Buyback Program

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 1:07pm

Our commitment is to the utilization of available resources toward the maximization of shareholder value within the purview of the Company\xe2\x80\x99s mission.

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  • Our commitment is to the utilization of available resources toward the maximization of shareholder value within the purview of the Company\xe2\x80\x99s mission.
  • Our expertise lies in strategic brand development, early growth facilitation, as well as brand identity through our proprietary procurement process.
  • Together, with our partners, we seek to provide a structure that meets large scalability demands, as well as anticipated marketplace needs.
  • Investors should refer to the risks disclosed in the Company\'s reports filed from time to time with OTC Markets ( www.otcmarkets.com ).\n'

Headlands Research Continues its Rapid Expansion with the Acquisition of Summit Research Network and the Launch of its Fourth Horizons Site

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

b'SAN FRANCISCO, May 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Headlands Research ( www.headlandsresearch.com ), a global next-generation clinical research site organization, today announced its acquisition of Summit Research Network in Portland, Oregon.

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  • b'SAN FRANCISCO, May 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Headlands Research ( www.headlandsresearch.com ), a global next-generation clinical research site organization, today announced its acquisition of Summit Research Network in Portland, Oregon.
  • The acquisition follows Headlands\xe2\x80\x99 recent addition of Artemis Institute for Clinical Research in February of this year.
  • Coupled with the new acquisition, Headlands Research also launched its fourth Horizons site in Scottsdale, AZ, which expands its global network to 15 clinical trial sites.\nSummit Research Network, founded in 1976, is dedicated to improving medical treatment by conducting high quality scientific research and patient care.
  • Summit Research Network specializes in the areas of psychiatry, dementia and other age-related memory conditions such as Alzheimer\xe2\x80\x99s and Lewy Bodies, and operates a specialized Memory Health Center ( www.memoryhealthcenter.com ).

Cedar Announces Agreement to Acquire OODA Health to Revolutionize the Consumer Financial Experience in Healthcare

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 1:30pm

b'NEW YORK, May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Cedar , an innovative healthcare financial technology platform, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire OODA Health , a healthcare technology company focused on improving the healthcare administrative experience with payers and providers, for $425 million.

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  • b'NEW YORK, May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Cedar , an innovative healthcare financial technology platform, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire OODA Health , a healthcare technology company focused on improving the healthcare administrative experience with payers and providers, for $425 million.
  • "\nWith the acquisition of OODA Health, Cedar is further positioned to lead the industry as the most comprehensive healthcare financial technology platform, already engaging with more than 300,000 consumers a day.
  • Additionally, Cedar co-founder Arel Lidow and OODA Health co-founder Anshul Amar will serve as Co-Chief Makers within the executive team.
  • Recently recognized as a leading solution provider in the patient financial experience space by KLAS Research, Cedar facilitates consumer-centric financial experiences across the care journey.

Trial First to Show Improvements in Alzheimer's Patients

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 12:45pm

Kat Toups, Ann Hathaway, and Deborah Gordonalong with Dr. Dale Bredesen, a professor at UCLA.\nTheir proof-of-concept trial included 25 participants, aged 50 to 76, all with MCI (pre-Alzheimer\'s) or early-stage dementia.

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  • Kat Toups, Ann Hathaway, and Deborah Gordonalong with Dr. Dale Bredesen, a professor at UCLA.\nTheir proof-of-concept trial included 25 participants, aged 50 to 76, all with MCI (pre-Alzheimer\'s) or early-stage dementia.
  • The report concluded that a larger, randomized controlled trial is warranted, and this follow-up study is already in the works.
  • ; Henrianna Chung; Alan Boyd; Benjamin Hill, Ph.D.; Mouna Attarha, Ph.D.; Won Jong Chwa; Michael Jarrett, Ph.D; and Dale Bredesen, M.D.
  • This study was supported with funding by the Four Winds Foundation; performed in collaboration with QuesGen Systems, Inc. CRO.

InnovatorsBox® Launches InnovatorsBox Studios To Help Leader Solve Complex Culture Development Problems

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 5:00am

b'WASHINGTON, May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --InnovatorsBox, LLC, (IB) announced today the launch of InnovatorsBox Studios, a full-service production company formed by innovator & creativity thought leader Monica H. Kang , Founder & CEO.

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  • b'WASHINGTON, May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --InnovatorsBox, LLC, (IB) announced today the launch of InnovatorsBox Studios, a full-service production company formed by innovator & creativity thought leader Monica H. Kang , Founder & CEO.
  • IB Studios\' goal is to become the go-to source for sustainable inspiration and ideas (music, stories, images, sketches, presentations, conversations) that unlocks creativity for all professionals from aspiring entrepreneurs to Fortune 500 executives.
  • IB Studios is just one of the many ways we will enable creativity learning that is accessible and fun for all!"
  • Through creative keynote talks, educational workshops, strategy consulting, facilitation, and proprietary tools, IB helps all professionals hone their creativity, leadership, and culture development to solve complex problems and implement effective, sustainable change.

Champion® Athleticwear Unveils New Artist Series Supporting Talent Across The Country

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 2:00pm

b'Champion Athleticwear, makers of authentic athletic apparel since 1919, is introducing an Artist Series to celebrate the diversity of talent and creativity found across the United States.

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  • b'Champion Athleticwear, makers of authentic athletic apparel since 1919, is introducing an Artist Series to celebrate the diversity of talent and creativity found across the United States.
  • The series features four street artists who have unique perspectives on design, fashion and personal expression.
  • My favorite piece is \xe2\x80\x9cBetter Yourself,\xe2\x80\x9d as it expresses self-improvement and what it means to be competitive as a Champion.
  • Each Artist Series drop will be available for a limited time with Brooklyn-based neon artist Adam Fu, up next in the series.

Inscopix Expands Global Distribution Network in Eastern Europe

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 1:00pm

"Eastern Europe represents a tremendous opportunity for Inscopix and Animalab shares our focus on customer success and providing complete solutions for better understanding the brain in health and disease.

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  • "Eastern Europe represents a tremendous opportunity for Inscopix and Animalab shares our focus on customer success and providing complete solutions for better understanding the brain in health and disease.
  • "\n"We are excited to be a part of the Inscopix network and offer their innovative neural circuit solutions to our customers,\xe2\x80\x9d said Szymon Wyrwicki, CEO of Animalab.
  • Inscopix recently launched the nVue\xe2\x84\xa2 system which enables dual color imaging of two distinct cell populations for greater neural insights in function and behavior.
  • Driven by a North Star of overcoming historic challenges in the field, Inscopix provides validated solutions for real-time mapping of neural activity in brain circuits.

Mesa Public Schools and S.A.V.E. Consortium Name CoderZ as Approved Vendor

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 6:25pm

consortium.\n"We are extremely honored to be selected as a preferred provider," said CoderZ CEO, Ido Yerushalmi.

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  • consortium.\n"We are extremely honored to be selected as a preferred provider," said CoderZ CEO, Ido Yerushalmi.
  • "With this vetting initiative complete, Mesa Public Schools along with S.A.V.E.
  • "\nThe requests for proposals covered the following areas:\nTo address these areas, schools can now select appropriate learning solutions from CoderZ\'s comprehensive suite of software products.
  • Grounded in math, physics, and engineering, CoderZ trains students in grades four and up in computational thinking and technical ability.

CAE Launches Success Skills Assessment for Secondary and Higher Education Students

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 2:48pm

b'NEW YORK, May 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Council for Aid to Education, Inc. (CAE), a nonprofit developer of performance-based and custom assessments\xc2\xa0that\xc2\xa0authentically measure students\xe2\x80\x99 essential\xc2\xa0college and career readiness\xc2\xa0skills, today announced the launch of the Success Skills Assessment (SSA+).

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  • b'NEW YORK, May 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Council for Aid to Education, Inc. (CAE), a nonprofit developer of performance-based and custom assessments\xc2\xa0that\xc2\xa0authentically measure students\xe2\x80\x99 essential\xc2\xa0college and career readiness\xc2\xa0skills, today announced the launch of the Success Skills Assessment (SSA+).
  • Each is focused on the essential student skills that impact student outcomes: critical thinking, problem solving and effective written communication.
  • CAE\xe2\x80\x99s Collegiate Learning Assessment (CLA+) for higher education, College and Career Readiness Assessment (CCRA+) for secondary education, and the new Success Skills Assessment (SSA+) for any level, evaluate the skills educational institutions and employers demand most: critical thinking, problem solving and effective written communication.
  • Since 2002, more than 800,000 students at over 1,300 secondary and higher education institutions globally have completed CAE\xe2\x80\x99s assessments.

Global Dementia Epidemiology and Patient Flow Analysis & Forecasts 2020-2035 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, May 10, 2021 - 9:44am

b'The "Global Dementia Epidemiology and Patient Flow - 2021" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com\'s offering.\nThe research report, Global Dementia Epidemiology and Patient Flow Analysis - 2021, provides Dementia epidemiology, demographics, and patient flow.

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  • b'The "Global Dementia Epidemiology and Patient Flow - 2021" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com\'s offering.\nThe research report, Global Dementia Epidemiology and Patient Flow Analysis - 2021, provides Dementia epidemiology, demographics, and patient flow.
  • The data is presented by Pharma G7 countries including the US, France, Spain, Italy, UK, Japan.\nThe research provides population data to characterize Dementia patients, history of the disease at the population level (Dementia prevalence, Dementia incidence) and at the clinical level (from diagnosis to treated patients).
  • It also helps to identify patient sub-groups (age, gender, sub-groups) to understand targeted population for research and development, commercialization.\nDemographics: Dementia patients by age group, gender\nThe data from this research will help executives:\nEstablish basis for Dementia market sizing, assessing market potential, and developing drug forecast models\nIdentify Dementia patients segments through age groups, gender, and disease sub-types\n'