Medicine

Nord Anglia's education experts invited to speak at Asia's largest EdTech event

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 8:00am

LONDON, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Nord Anglia Education,the world's largest premium international schools organisation, announced today that its education leaders will be returning to speak at this year's EDUtech Asia conference, the region's leading education technology event.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Nord Anglia Education,the world's largest premium international schools organisation, announced today that its education leaders will be returning to speak at this year's EDUtech Asia conference, the region's leading education technology event.
  • More than 10,000 delegates are expected to attend the virtual event and hear how leading educators are using education technology to accelerate learning.
  • We are delighted to welcome back Nord Anglia Education and thank them for their continued support."
  • Nord Anglia Education (NAE) is the world's leading premium schools organisation, with 76 schools across 31 countries.

Nord Anglia's education experts invited to speak at Asia's largest EdTech event

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 8:00am

LONDON, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Nord Anglia Education, the world's largest premium international schools organisation, announced today that its education leaders will be returning to speak at this year's EDUtech Asia conference, the region's leading education technology event.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Nord Anglia Education,the world's largest premium international schools organisation, announced today that its education leaders will be returning to speak at this year's EDUtech Asia conference, the region's leading education technology event.
  • More than 10,000 delegates are expected to attend the virtual event and hear how leading educators are using education technology to accelerate learning.
  • We are delighted to welcome back Nord Anglia Education and thank them for their continued support."
  • Nord Anglia Education (NAE) is the world's leading premium schools organisation, with 76 schools across 31 countries.

Linneo Health announces GMP certification of quality control laboratory by AEMPS

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 7:00am

Through its new, fully operational quality control laboratory one of the most advanced cannabis quality control laboratories in Europe Linneo Health now has the in-house capabilities to analyse its dried flower and cannabis extracts to ensure the highest pharmaceutical grade manufacturing standards of its product are achieved.

Key Points: 
  • Through its new, fully operational quality control laboratory one of the most advanced cannabis quality control laboratories in Europe Linneo Health now has the in-house capabilities to analyse its dried flower and cannabis extracts to ensure the highest pharmaceutical grade manufacturing standards of its product are achieved.
  • Alongside the GMP certification of its quality control laboratory, Linneos post-harvest facility has also received GMP re-certification, extending its validity until 2024 and upholding the Companys unrivalled focus on quality and clinical standards that is the cornerstone of its business.
  • The GMP re-certification of our post-harvest facility is further evidence of Linneos key differentiator our commitment to quality.
  • Maria Jos Garcia, Quality and RA Director of Linneo Health, added: For our new state-of-the-art quality control laboratory to be validated by a globally recognised regulatory body means we can continue to develop and provide the highest-quality cannabis products.

Ipsen Delivers Strong Sales Growth for the First Nine Months and Improves Its Full-Year Guidance

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 6:36am

Italy: sales of 96.5m, up by 16.4% 8 , were mainly a result of a solid Cabometyx uptake and the Somatuline performance.

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  • Italy: sales of 96.5m, up by 16.4% 8 , were mainly a result of a solid Cabometyx uptake and the Somatuline performance.
  • U.K.: sales reached 90.0m, an increase of 2.8% 8 , mainly driven by a strong Somatuline performance, partly offset by lower volumes of Decapeptyl.
  • Spain: sales of 89.2m reflected growth of 10.1% 8 , driven by market-share gains for Somatuline and Decapeptyl.
  • Strong Dysport sales reflected good performance in the aesthetics and therapeutics markets after the impact of COVID-19 in 2020.

Modibodi and Getty Images Campaign Gets Real About Postpartum Life

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 6:55am

The gallery features varied bodies, moments and milestones of life postpartum, providing a more in-depth perspective to this new stage of life.

Key Points: 
  • The gallery features varied bodies, moments and milestones of life postpartum, providing a more in-depth perspective to this new stage of life.
  • To view the full Modibodi EMBODIED campaign and read about the real, raw postpartum stories, visit us.modibodi.com/pages/embodied .
  • The Modibodi and Getty Images partnership was inspired by the recent launch of Modibodi's Maternity, Postpartum and Baby Collection .
  • Images from the Embodied 'Postpartum Unfilited' campaign can be accessed on gettyimages.com via the following keywords: 'postpartum', 'embodied' and 'unfiltered'.

New Medscape report finds that twice as many female doctors report their career has affected decisions on having children compared to their male counterparts

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 6:15am

The report released today also found that twice as many female doctors as males said that their career had affected the number of children they chose to have, or whether to have children, (49% vs 24%).

Key Points: 
  • The report released today also found that twice as many female doctors as males said that their career had affected the number of children they chose to have, or whether to have children, (49% vs 24%).
  • The research, involving 1,048 practising UK Medscape and Univadis member doctors (49% male and 50% female), investigated the impact of gender on career and personal decisions, professional opportunities, work-life balance, and pay.
  • The report found that gender bias can undermine the confidence of female doctors and can limit their career progression.
  • Additionally, more than two-thirds (68%) of male doctors feel confident or very confident in taking leadership / supervisory roles, versus only 50% of female doctors.

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Reminds Shareholders with Losses on their Investment in PolarityTE, Inc. of Class Action Lawsuit and Upcoming Deadline – PTE

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 11:50pm

To discuss this action, contact Robert S. Willoughby at newaction@pomlaw.com or 888.476.6529 (or 888.4-POMLAW), toll-free, Ext.

Key Points: 
  • To discuss this action, contact Robert S. Willoughby at newaction@pomlaw.com or 888.476.6529 (or 888.4-POMLAW), toll-free, Ext.
  • Those who inquire by e-mail are encouraged to include their mailing address, telephone number, and the number of shares purchased.
  • Founded by the late Abraham L. Pomerantz, known as the dean of the class action bar, Pomerantz pioneered the field of securities class actions.
  • The Firm has recovered numerous multimillion-dollar damages awards on behalf of class members.

Momentum Grows for Morreale Healthcare Practice with International Award Recognition

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 11:25pm

This represents the highest honor achievable for the Stevie Awards and is the firms 20th award in it's 15-years history.

Key Points: 
  • This represents the highest honor achievable for the Stevie Awards and is the firms 20th award in it's 15-years history.
  • "Morreale is honored to be recognized with Gold Stevie Awardsfor our results-oriented work that continues to provide diverse communities across our state with trusted sources of information," said Kim Morreale, President/CEO of Morreale Communications.
  • Morreale demonstrated the experience and relationships necessary to strengthen our program in the state's COVID-19 effort and surpassed all expectations," said Tom Hughes, IPHA.
  • Morreale Communications is a leading strategic communications agency working at the intersection of business, media, policy and people.

New York State Occupational Therapy Association Announces Opening of 2021 Conference Registration

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 11:00pm

CHESTER, N.Y., Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The New York State Occupational Therapy Association (NYSOTA) announced the dates of their 2021 annual conference on November 12th, 13th and 14th 2021.

Key Points: 
  • CHESTER, N.Y., Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The New York State Occupational Therapy Association (NYSOTA) announced the dates of their 2021 annual conference on November 12th, 13th and 14th 2021.
  • Founded in 1959, the New York State Occupational Therapy Association (NYSOTA) is the primary professional organization representing over 22,000 occupational therapy practitioners and students in New York State.
  • NYSOTA collaborates with national professional organizations, New York State professional associations, and New York State governmental agencies to protect the integrity of the occupational therapy profession and assure consumer access to quality occupational therapy services.
  • Michelle Scanlon, New York State Occupational Therapy Association, +1 (518) 301-9187, nysota@gmail.com
    Madelyn McCarthy, New York State Occupational Therapy Association, (401) 965-2977, mmccarthy2@uri.edu

Navient receives approval to transfer Department of Education servicing contract to Maximus

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 9:15pm

Effective today, Maximus replaces Navient as contractor to the Department of Education.

Key Points: 
  • Effective today, Maximus replaces Navient as contractor to the Department of Education.
  • Navient and Maximus are focused on continuing to provide high-quality service to borrowers as they transition to Maximuss servicing division, Aidvantage, by year end, after a series of communications to borrowers.
  • The loans will remain on the same student loan servicing technology platform, owned by Fiserv, and about 800 Navient employees who had previously worked on the Department of Education loan servicing team will transfer to Maximus.
  • Navient (Nasdaq: NAVI) is a leading provider of education loan management and business processing solutions for education, healthcare, and government clients at the federal, state, and local levels.