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Mar 23, 2017, 08:00 ET AARP Purpose Prize™ Award Seeks Nominations of Community Changemakers; Five Winners Will Each Receive $50K Cash Awards This September

AARP announced it is seeking nominations for the prestigious AARP Purpose Prize which will award $50,000 cash prizes to each of five winners for...


Mar 23, 2017, 07:20 ET Alzheimer's Association and Bankers Life Unite in the Fight Against Alzheimer's

The Alzheimer's Association Greater Indiana Chapter and Bankers Life, a national life and health insurance brand of CNO Financial Group, are...


Mar 23, 2017, 07:00 ET Hardcore Travel and Charity Partner Maasai Wilderness Conservation Trust Present: Kilimanjaro Treasure Quest

Kilimanjaro Treasure Quest is a global travel competition taking place in Arusha, Tanzania. Twenty (20) teams of two (2) will compete against each...


Mar 23, 2017, 07:00 ET New NCCN Radiation Therapy Compendium™ Aids in Decision-Making for Patients with Cancer

Radiation therapy (RT), either alone or in combination with chemotherapy or surgery, is one of the most common treatment options for people...


Mar 23, 2017, 07:00 ET EDOF Congratulates CNN and the CNN Freedom Project on the Highly Successful #MyFreedomDay Initiative

The Essam and Dalal Obaid Foundation (EDOF), which has a strategic partnership with CNN to support the CNN Freedom Project and its March 14...


Mar 23, 2017, 07:00 ET Health coalition forms National Lung Cancer Roundtable to increase screening and reduce lung cancer deaths

The American Cancer Society and a coalition of leading professional, government and non-governmental organizations are coming together to form the...


Mar 23, 2017, 04:30 ET L'AAHRPP accrédite neuf nouveaux organismes de recherche

La liste comprend des organisations aux États-Unis, en Belgique, en Chine et à Taiwan L'Association for the Accreditation of Human Research...


Mar 23, 2017, 04:30 ET AAHRPP akkreditiert neun weitere Forschungsorganisationen

Die Liste umfasst Organisationen in den USA, Belgien, China und Taiwan Die Institution "Association for the Accreditation of Human...


Mar 23, 2017, 04:00 ET Trump's Budget At Odds With Public's Priorities

An innovative survey from the University of Maryland's Program for Public Consultation (PPC) reveals significant differences between the budget...


Mar 22, 2017, 20:43 ET Criminal Justice Reform Comes to TCL Chinese Theaters

Who: Filmmakers Regan Hines and Vincent Vittorio will participate in a Q&A after screening their new film Incarcerating US. Also in attendance...


Mar 22, 2017, 20:33 ET Continúan firmes la ventas de joyas de plata en EE. UU. durante el 2016

Las ventas de joyas de plata en los Estados Unidos fueron importantes en el 2016. Un 62% de tiendas minoristas de joyas reportaron un...


Mar 22, 2017, 17:11 ET Ultimate Medical Academy to Hold K-20 Education Summit With 300 Educational Leaders and Advocates on March 23-25, 2017 in Tampa

WHO and WHAT: Ultimate Medical Academy is hosting an inaugural K-20 Education Summit (#UMAK20) on March 23- 25, 2017 in Tampa with 300...


Mar 22, 2017, 17:05 ET Nurse Practitioners Will Go To Albany To Urge Passage of Important Patient-Centered Legislation

Nurse practitioners from across New York State will be in Albany for their annual Capital Day on Tuesday, April 25, 2017, to lobby for important...


Mar 22, 2017, 16:24 ET Looking for the best work from 2016 by Washington regional writers to honor in the National Press Club journalism contest

Reporters who cover politicians and issues in Washington from a regional perspective for their states or regions are eligible for the awards...


Mar 22, 2017, 16:18 ET Consumer journalism awards for best work in 2016 offered by National Press Club

The National Press Club wants to recognize your best work in consumer journalism for 2016 in the club's annual journalism contest. These awards...


Mar 22, 2017, 15:52 ET Actuaries Outline Implications of American Health Care Act for Medicaid and the Individual Market

The American Academy of Actuaries' Individual and Small Group Markets Committee and Medicaid Subcommittee provided an actuarial perspective on the...


Mar 22, 2017, 15:47 ET Vibra Hospital of Western Massachusetts Nurses Ratify Contract with New Workplace Violence, Anti-Discrimination Protections

The approximately 80 registered nurses of Vibra Hospital of Western Massachusetts, represented by the Massachusetts Nurses Association (MNA), voted...


Mar 22, 2017, 15:40 ET National Press Club looking for the best Newsletter Journalism

The National Press Club's annual journalism contest offers a chance to reward the best newsletter work from 2016. The Press Club, a national...


Mar 22, 2017, 15:29 ET BREAKING: Nevada Legislature Votes to Ratify the Equal Rights Amendment

The ERA Coalition welcomes the news that the Nevada legislature voted to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) today. Most Americans think the...


Mar 22, 2017, 15:27 ET Dangerous Conditions in Whole Woman's Health Abortion Clinics Reason Enough for Health and Safety Standards, Notes AUL

The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee has released a witness list in advance of Thursday's Supreme Court confirmation hearings for Judge Neil...


Mar 22, 2017, 15:17 ET Outstanding work by young journalists recognized with the Sandy Hume Memorial Award

The Sandy Hume Memorial Award for Excellence in Political Journalism shines a spotlight on excellent political reporting and writing by a young...


Mar 22, 2017, 15:02 ET American Beverage Institute Urges Governor Herbert to Support 24/7 Sobriety Program, Not .05

Today, the American Beverage Institute asked Utah Governor Gary Herbert to support reducing alcohol-related traffic fatalities in Utah by signing a...


Mar 22, 2017, 15:00 ET U.S. National Laboratory Research Payloads Prepped and Ready for Orbital ATK CRS-7 Launch to the Space Station

The Orbital ATK Cygnus vehicle is slated to launch its seventh cargo resupply mission (CRS-7) to the International Space Station (ISS) no earlier...


Mar 22, 2017, 14:49 ET Falls Are the Leading Cause of Injury Among Older Adults in NY State

One in four upstate New York adults older than age 65 fell at least once in the last year, according to research by Excellus BlueCross BlueShield....


Mar 22, 2017, 14:40 ET Wounded Warrior Project Shares Top 5 Tips to Secure VA Benefits

With long-term financial and health support playing a critical, empowering role in the recovery process, Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) created the...