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Engineering graduates rate Arup the Number 1 employer for 2019
Engineering graduates rate Arup the Number 1 employer for 2019
2/19/2019 4:42:09 AM
Arup is the best employer for future engineers, according to a new Australia-wide survey of more than 2,500 graduates. The graduates voted Arup as Number 1 for 2019 in the engineering consulting category after considering a range of criteria.
Mental Health Hackathon Organized by Yale Psychiatry Residents, Judged by Multiple Yale Faculty
Mental Health Hackathon Organized by Yale Psychiatry Residents, Judged by Multiple Yale Faculty
2/18/2019 12:17:42 PM
HackMentalHealth, the world’s largest hackathon for mental health innovation, will take place at Yale on Feb. 22-24. The organizers include Sofia Noori, MD, MPH, a second-year resident in the Yale Department of Psychiatry, and Eric Lin, MD, a third-year psychiatry resident.
Media Invited to Register for 2019 Annual Meeting of Education Researchers
Media Invited to Register for 2019 Annual Meeting of Education Researchers
2/14/2019 5:02:57 AM
WHAT The American Educational Research Association’s annual meeting is the largest gathering of scholars in the field of education research. It is a showcase for ground-breaking, innovative scholarship in an array of areas—from early education through higher education, from digital learning to second language literacy.
Emory University with Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and UW Health in Wisconsin Join FARE Clinical Network
Emory University with Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and UW Health in Wisconsin Join FARE Clinical Network
2/13/2019 1:16:04 PM
Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE), the largest private funder of food allergy research in the world, announced that Emory University with Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, and UW Health in Wisconsin are joining the FARE Clinical Network, a food allergy research collaborative comprised of 33 leading research and clinical care facilities across the country.
Sapporo Medical University and Fujitsu in Joint R&D for Diabetes Treatment that Uses AI-based Machine Learning
Sapporo Medical University and Fujitsu in Joint R&D for Diabetes Treatment that Uses AI-based Machine Learning
2/12/2019 6:23:22 AM
Sapporo Medical University, Fujitsu Limited, and Fujitsu Hokuriku Systems Limited today announced that this month they will begin development of an AI machine learning model to optimize prescription of oral hypoglycemic medicines in the treatment of diabetes, as part of joint research on AI use with clinical data.
Bird Flu Shuffle Probes Viral Compatibility
Bird Flu Shuffle Probes Viral Compatibility
2/12/2019 5:31:33 AM
When influenza viruses that infect birds and humans meet in the same cell, they can shuffle their genomes and produce new strains that might have pandemic potential.
New Study Shows HPV Not Likely Transmittable Through the Hand
New Study Shows HPV Not Likely Transmittable Through the Hand
2/11/2019 12:31:02 PM
Commonly known as HPV, Human papillomavirus is a virus that infects the skin and genital area, in many cases leading to a variety of genital, anal, and oropharyngeal cancers in men and women.
Melbourne University Publishing Titles Added to the Ebook Central® Platform
Melbourne University Publishing Titles Added to the Ebook Central® Platform
2/8/2019 10:45:49 AM
For the first time ever, nearly the entire catalog of titles from Melbourne University Publishing (MUP) is available to academic libraries. A recent agreement between ProQuest and MUP gives libraries access to 630 titles via the Ebook Central platform, where they can acquire them by demand-driven acquisition or single-title purchase.
Dallas Author Clay Morgan Releases New Book on Business Communication
Dallas Author Clay Morgan Releases New Book on Business Communication
2/7/2019 9:30:00 AM
Dallas author and corporate consultant Clay Morgan has published his first book for business professionals. The new book, “Gain Influence Through Communication: How To Connect With Others And Build Meaningful Relationships” is a high level entry into his work for entrepreneurs.
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences Launches Master of Science Degree Program
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences Launches Master of Science Degree Program
2/6/2019 2:25:53 PM
Two years after launching the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, where students can earn Ph.D.s while being mentored by St.
Laughter May Be Best Medicine for Brain Surgery
Laughter May Be Best Medicine for Brain Surgery
2/6/2019 6:23:46 AM
Neuroscientists at Emory University School of Medicine have discovered a focal pathway in the brain that when electrically stimulated causes immediate laughter, followed by a sense of calm and happiness, even during awake brain surgery.
Hurricanes in 2017 did not greatly damage corals, but reefs were already in trouble
Hurricanes in 2017 did not greatly damage corals, but reefs were already in trouble
2/6/2019 5:57:17 AM
Marine biologist Peter Edmunds was prepared for the worst. Back-to-back Category 5 hurricanes had torn through the Caribbean in September 2017. The scientist and his colleagues weren’t sure what they’d find when they visited fragile coral reefs near the island of St.
WorleyParsons Awarded Microgrid Project by the University of Toronto
WorleyParsons Awarded Microgrid Project by the University of Toronto
2/5/2019 6:57:48 AM
When reviewing the available technologies that could potentially meet the University’s requirements for the project, WorleyParsons’ Smart & Distributed Energy team identified ARDA Power as the clear leader in the field for Direct Current microgrid systems of this size and functionality.
Basic Research Agreements Worth NOK 315 Million
Basic Research Agreements Worth NOK 315 Million
2/4/2019 5:53:57 AM
The agreement with the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) is the sixth academic agreement on basic research signed by Equinor this winter with Norwegian universities.
Community Leaders Challenging Health Inequities Selected for Inaugural Class of the Aspen-Aetna Foundation Healthy Communities Fellowship
Community Leaders Challenging Health Inequities Selected for Inaugural Class of the Aspen-Aetna Foundation Healthy Communities Fellowship
2/1/2019 10:45:07 AM
The Aspen Institute and the Aetna Foundation today announced the 2019 class of the Aspen-Aetna Healthy Communities Fellowship, a new program designed to amplify the voices of community leaders addressing health inequities through the lens of the social determinants of health.
New Method May Better Predict the Best Treatment for Burn Wounds
New Method May Better Predict the Best Treatment for Burn Wounds
2/1/2019 7:58:59 AM
According to the World Health Organization, approximately 180 000 deaths every year are caused by burns, with the majority occurring in low- and middle-income countries.
Like Father, Like Son
Like Father, Like Son
1/31/2019 3:55:39 PM
What started as a way to cope with bullies ended in a father-and-son written book. Dr. Ram Ramcharran and his son, Malhar, share their experiences in different stages of life in “A Father & Son’s Journey: 11 Life Lessons.”   The father and son share an enjoyable and insightful bonding time by writing a book that is dedicated to those who dream big.
Doosan Yonkang Foundation Celebrates Publication of Teachers’ Overseas Economic Study Tour Essays
Doosan Yonkang Foundation Celebrates Publication of Teachers’ Overseas Economic Study Tour Essays
1/31/2019 2:56:29 PM
Doosan Yonkang Foundation (Chairman Yong Hyun Park) announced on Jan. 31 that it held a ceremony to commemorate the publication of a compilation of travel essays titled, “Meet Japan where Tradition and Innovation Coexist,” at Millennium Seoul Hilton on the afternoon of Jan.
Emory University’s Serious Communicable Diseases Program Receives Contract to Assess Elastomeric Respirators in Health Care
Emory University’s Serious Communicable Diseases Program Receives Contract to Assess Elastomeric Respirators in Health Care
1/29/2019 12:22:09 PM
Emory University’s Serious Communicable Diseases Program has been awarded a competitive contract by the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), a division of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), to assess the feasibility of elastomeric half mask respirator (EHMR) use in health care.
LBS MBA Programme in Global Top 10
LBS MBA Programme in Global Top 10
1/29/2019 7:14:45 AM
London Business School’s (LBS) MBA programme is again among the top 10 in the world, according to the Financial Times ( FT ). LBS placed sixth in the publication’s 2019 ranking of full-time global MBA programmes and first in the UK.