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May 18, 2015, 10:01 ET

The Michael J. Fox Foundation Announces Five Academic Centers Chosen for 2016 Edmond J. Safra Fellowships in Movement Disorders

The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research, in collaboration with its longtime supporter and partner The Edmond J. Safra Foundation,...

May 13, 2015, 09:15 ET

The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research Confers Inaugural Bachmann-Strauss Prize for Excellence in Dystonia Research

 At an event celebrating the new collaborative research alliance between The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research (MJFF) and The...

May 11, 2015, 13:00 ET

The Michael J. Fox Foundation and Imago Pharmaceuticals Partner to Advance Use of Research Tools to Speed Parkinson's Research

 The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research (MJFF) announces the acquisition of a library of research tools around the parkin...

Apr 20, 2015, 08:30 ET

Saint Michael's Medical Center Releases Response to Navigant Study

Saint Michael's Medical Center released its response to a report by Navigant Consulting recommending the consolidation and closing of healthcare...

Apr 15, 2015, 15:10 ET

John Hardy, PhD, Leader in Parkinson's Genetics Research, Honored with 2015 Robert A. Pritzker Prize

John Hardy, PhD, a pioneer in the study of Parkinson's genetics, is the recipient of the 2015 Robert A. Pritzker Prize for Leadership in...

Apr 13, 2015, 16:17 ET

Drobot sues lawyers, individuals over fabricated claims of "counterfeit screw" conspiracy

 Five weeks after a state court tossed out a host of civil conspiracy charges against him, Michael D. Drobot and his company Healthsmart...

Apr 10, 2015, 09:00 ET

Michael & Susan Dell Foundation Announces the 2015 Class of Dell Scholars

The Michael & Susan Dell Foundation today announced its 12th class of Dell Scholars, providing 300 low-income, determined students the chance...

Apr 07, 2015, 08:29 ET

Arizona Mystery by Michael Allan Scott Honored as 5-Star Best Book Pick of 2014

 The Lance Underphal suspense mysteries bring together elements of hard-core murder mystery, the paranormal, the housing crash, and the desert...

Apr 07, 2015, 07:00 ET

New Novel About the Underground Railroad, "Ere Aworan," Defends Harriet Tubman's Claims of Numbers of Slaves Saved

 "I was shocked to read about how many people have criticized Harriet Tubman and her son's claims over how many slaves were actually saved by...

Apr 06, 2015, 16:10 ET

Michael Todd Announces Partnership with Exclusive Product Launch in ULTA Beauty Stores Nationwide

 Today, beauty and science collide with Michael Todd, an organic based beauty brand focusing on groundbreaking innovation — with the...

Mar 27, 2015, 16:04 ET

Local Philanthropist Michael Milnes of Rochester, MN Honored at Charitable Awards Ceremony

Michael Milnes of Rochester, MN is no stranger to award-winning performance, having secured two Rochester Bulletin Reader's Choice Best Physical...

Mar 24, 2015, 11:45 ET

Michael S. Smith and Templeton Tap Artist Konstantin Kakanias for New Fabric Line

Templeton is pleased to announce a new collection of fine fabrics and wall coverings designed by acclaimed Greek painter and illustrator Konstantin...

Mar 24, 2015, 09:00 ET

Parkinson's Biomarker Initiative Expands Genetic Study

The Parkinson's Progression Markers Initiative (PPMI), a large-scale biomarker study sponsored by The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's...

Mar 19, 2015, 13:24 ET

New Evidence Links Bariatric Surgery to Improved Cognitive Function

 Bariatric surgery has been proven to provide a wide range of health benefits to patients suffering from severe obesity. Such benefits as...

Mar 17, 2015, 10:14 ET

Texas Air National Guard Ignores EEO Decisions, says The Law Office of Michael D.J. Eisenberg

The United States Equal Employment Office found that TXANG discriminated against its civilian employee, Tina Neville, for sex/gender and...

Mar 14, 2015, 13:27 ET

Michael Graves Architecture & Design anuncia el fallecimiento de su fundador, Michael Graves

 Con profunda tristeza, Michael Graves Architecture & Design (MGA&D) anuncia que el fundador de la firma Michael Graves ha...

Mar 13, 2015, 07:09 ET

Michael Graves Architecture & Design gibt Tod von Gründer und Prinzipal Michael Graves bekannt

 Mit großer Trauer gibt Michael Graves Architecture & Design (MGA&D) den plötzlichen Tod von Firmengründer und Prinzipal...

Mar 13, 2015, 07:06 ET

Michael Graves Architecture & Design annonce le décès de son associé fondateur, Michael Graves

 C'est avec une profonde tristesse que Michael Graves Architecture & Design (MGA&D) annonce que l'associé fondateur de la firme,...

Mar 12, 2015, 16:47 ET
Michael Graves, courtesy of MGA&D

Michael Graves Architecture & Design Announces the Death of Founding Principal, Michael Graves

 It is with deep sadness that Michael Graves Architecture & Design (MGA&D) announces the firm's Founding Principal Michael Graves has...

Mar 10, 2015, 11:53 ET

John Flaherty To Serve As Emcee At Thirteenth Annual Michael Lynch Memorial Foundation Dinner

The Michael Lynch Memorial Foundation, a scholarship program that to date has raised more than $4.6 million to provide college scholarships to 158...