Veterinary medicine

Office Evolution Continues Development in Key Markets

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Tuesday, November 29, 2022

LOUISVILLE, Colo., Nov. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Office Evolution®, the largest provider of locally owned and operated flexible workspaces across the nation, is extending its network of coworking franchises with new suburban locations, in Florida and Michigan. Franchisees in the Chicago and San Antonio areas will be increasing their capacity through a series of renovations to meet the growing demand.

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  • Office Evolution has also announced the following opening dates and expansion activity, which include:
    Opening in 2022 at 801 W. Big Beaver Rd., Troy MI
    Location expansion in 2022 in Chicago, IL
    Location expansion in early 2023 in San Antonio, TX
    Opening in early 2023 in Boca Raton, FL
    Opening in early 2023 in Jacksonville, FL
    "As the business landscape continues to evolve, we are looking for very intentional growth into new markets, as well as markets where we know Office Evolution has already been successful," said Jason Anderson, President of Office Evolution.
  • Office Evolution is also part of the United Franchise Group (UFG) Coworks division, which provides the largest privately-owned and affiliated coworking network of flexible office space franchises in the world.
  • All members have access to the entire Office Evolution network a key benefit when there is a need to travel.
  • Office Evolution is serious about supporting small business owners the Dreamers, Risk-Takers and Doers who dare to chase their passions.

CareVet Celebrates One Year of The Ultimate CarePackage, Providing Industry-Leading Bonuses & Benefits to Veterinarians

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Tuesday, November 29, 2022

One year after the program was introduced, CareVet continues to build on the program, recruiting and retaining the industry's best talent.

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  • One year after the program was introduced, CareVet continues to build on the program, recruiting and retaining the industry's best talent.
  • To support their Veterinarians, CareVet offers multiple innovative programs under The Ultimate CarePackage .
  • Their Work/Life Balance Program, Carebnb , was released in February of 2022 as a solution to industry-wide burnout.
  • About CareVet: CareVet is a leading operator of independent veterinary hospitals operating in 35+ states with more than 2,500 Team Members.

Scott Glickman, DO, FACOS, is recognized by Continental Who's Who

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Monday, November 28, 2022

Dr. Glickman is a board-certified and multiple fellowship-trained neurosurgeon with over 20 years of experience in his field.

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  • Dr. Glickman is a board-certified and multiple fellowship-trained neurosurgeon with over 20 years of experience in his field.
  • He is a founding member and managing partner at the Center for Neurosurgery Las Vegas, located at 6850 North Durango Drive, Suite 301, in Las Vegas, NV.
  • He also has in-depth experience with deep brain stimulator therapy as well as open and minimally invasive spinal surgery techniques.
  • According to Dr. Glickman, the Center for Neurosurgery Las Vegas focuses on holistic, patient-centered care through osteopathic, allopathic, and integrative medicine.

LECOM Opens New School of Podiatric Medicine

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Monday, November 28, 2022

ERIE, Pa., Nov. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) announced it will open a new School of Podiatric Medicine (SPM). The LECOM-SPM Erie (PA) received approval from the accreditation agency, the Council on Podiatric Medical Education, to begin accepting students for the fall semester of 2023. The LECOM-SPM is the eleventh podiatric medical school in the United States. The four-year program will be located at LECOM's main campus in Erie, Pennsylvania and will offer a unique curricular collaboration with LECOM's College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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  • New school is the 11th podiatric medical school in the U.S. First class will begin in 2023
    ERIE, Pa., Nov. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) announced it will open a new School of Podiatric Medicine (SPM).
  • The LECOM School of Podiatric Medicine is the eleventh podiatric medical school in the United States.
  • Dr. Lee earned his degree in podiatric medicine from Des Moines University College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery.
  • Enrollment in the College of Osteopathic Medicine, School of Pharmacy, School of Dental Medicine, School of Podiatric Medicine, School of Health Services Administration and Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences has surpassed 4,400 students at campuses in Erie and Greensburg, Pa., Bradenton, Fla., and Elmira,
    N.Y. LECOM consistently graduates more primary care physicians than any other U.S. medical college while maintaining one of the lowest tuitions of any private medical school in the country.

AB Science receives U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authorization to initiate confirmatory Phase 3 clinical study with masitinib in the treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease

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Monday, November 21, 2022

The primary endpoint of study AB21004 will be to evaluate the effect of masitinib on absolute change from baseline in ADCS-ADL score and in ADAS-Cog-11.

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  • The primary endpoint of study AB21004 will be to evaluate the effect of masitinib on absolute change from baseline in ADCS-ADL score and in ADAS-Cog-11.
  • Furthermore, masitinib is an orally administered tyrosine kinase whereas the aforementioned anti-amyloid antibody drugs are administered via injection.
  • The trial (AB21004) aims to confirm the outcomes observed in the previous masitinib phase 2B/3 study (AB09004) supporting the efficacy and safety of masitinib.
  • Study AB09004 was the first successful phase 2B/3 randomized trial in mild-to-moderate Alzheimers disease of a drug targeting innate immune cells of the neuroimmune system.

Augmedix Announces Partnership with Veterinary Specialty Center to Support Emergency Veterinary and Specialty Care

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

With the implementation of Augmedix solutions this year, Veterinary Specialty Center has the ability to alleviate administrative burden and increase productivity.

Key Points: 
  • With the implementation of Augmedix solutions this year, Veterinary Specialty Center has the ability to alleviate administrative burden and increase productivity.
  • This has resulted in increased patient volumes and the capacity for Veterinary Specialty Center to take on more emergency cases.
  • With Augmedix, we are able to focus on patient care and accommodate more clients, said Dr. Jennifer Herring, MS, DACVECC, of Veterinary Specialty Center.
  • This partnership with Augmedix has made everyones lives so much easier, added Dr. Margaret Foley, CHPV, of Veterinary Specialty Center.

U.S. Gene Editing Market Report 2022: Diversified Application Areas of Gene Editing Fuels Growth - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Tuesday, November 22, 2022

The U.S. gene editing market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 21.13% during 2022-2027.

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  • The U.S. gene editing market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 21.13% during 2022-2027.
  • Unlike genetic engineering, which randomly incorporates genetic material into the host genome, gene editing aims to make changes at specific target locations.
  • Genome editing technology is a technique for target gene modification that allows the knockout and addition of specific fragments of DNA.
  • These are some of the factors that are boosting the growth of the U.S. gene editing market.

Veterinary Telemedicine Company Dutch Launches Pet Insurance in Partnership with Pets Best

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Tuesday, November 22, 2022

Virtual veterinary care provider Dutch is partnering with Synchrony (NYSE: SYF), a consumer financial services company, to offer Pets Best insurance to its annual veterinary care members.

Key Points: 
  • Virtual veterinary care provider Dutch is partnering with Synchrony (NYSE: SYF), a consumer financial services company, to offer Pets Best insurance to its annual veterinary care members.
  • Pets Best is an ideal partner for Dutch, as they help us further our mission to provide seamless, transparent, quality veterinary care to pet parents across the country, he added.
  • Dutch and Pets Best are meeting the rising demand for veterinary services through API driven solutions, and innovative pet insurance products, further advancing the pet health industry.
  • Pet Insurance coverage offered and administered by Pets Best Insurance Services, LLC and underwritten by American Pet Insurance Company, a New York insurance company headquartered at 6100 4th Ave. S. Suite 200 Seattle, WA 98108.

Statement from Dr. Theresa Tam, Chief Public Health Officer of Canada - World Antimicrobial Awareness Week, November 18 to 24, 2022

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Thursday, November 24, 2022

OTTAWA, ON, Nov. 24, 2022 /CNW/ - From November 18 to 24, 2022, we recognized the annual World Antimicrobial Awareness Week (WAAW).

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  • OTTAWA, ON, Nov. 24, 2022 /CNW/ - From November 18 to 24, 2022, we recognized the annual World Antimicrobial Awareness Week (WAAW).
  • This year's campaign called for cross-sectoral collaboration to preserve the efficacy of these important medications and to strengthen preventive measures addressing antimicrobial resistance(AMR).
  • AMR is already having a significant burden on human health, our health care system, and the economy.
  • In Canada, antimicrobial use in humans continues to decrease which is good news, however inappropriate prescribing is still common.

Adtalem Global Education Appoints Blake Simpson as SVP, Chief Communications Officer

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Friday, November 18, 2022

Adtalem Global Education (NYSE: ATGE), a national leader in post-secondary education and leading healthcare educator, has appointed Blake Simpson as senior vice president, sustainability and chief communications officer, effective December 5.

Key Points: 
  • Adtalem Global Education (NYSE: ATGE), a national leader in post-secondary education and leading healthcare educator, has appointed Blake Simpson as senior vice president, sustainability and chief communications officer, effective December 5.
  • In this newly created role, Simpson will lead global corporate communications, including investor, government, and media relations, and sustainability.
  • Im humbled to leverage the next chapter of my career in a more powerful way than ever before, shared Simpson, chief communications officer, Adtalem.
  • Adtalem Global Education (NYSE: ATGE) is a national leader in post-secondary education and leading provider of professional talent to the healthcare industry.