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50th Anniversary of first Heart Transplant is a Special Event for Veteran Transplant Surgeon Kristine Guleserian

eNewsChannels NEWS: -- December 3, 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the world's first human-to-human heart transplant, notes Mark Oristano, author of "Surgeons' Story" (ISBN: 978-1935953784). South African physician Dr. Christiaan Barnard performed the surgery which astonished the world in Capetown. The patient, 54-year old Louis Washkansky, lived with another person's heart pumping his blood for 18 days.

New ECHO Connection CEO Andrea Barnes to Speak on Patient and Caregiver Panel at 4th Annual Cannabis World Congress and Business...

eNewsChannels NEWS: -- ECHO Connection, a non-profit charitable organization dedicated to educating the world, hosting collaborative platforms, and providing hope for those in need of cannabinoid-based therapies, announced today that it has appointed Andrea Barnes as its new CEO and President. Barnes will be speaking about the charity's work in guiding families seeking the therapeutic effects of cannabinoids by connecting them with resources that can help at the 4th Annual Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBE) in Boston.

Clostridium difficile Awareness Month 2017 — C Diff Foundation Knocks on Governor’s Doors Nationwide

eNewsChannels NEWS: -- C Diff Foundation welcomes November as Clostridium difficile Awareness Month and it is an exciting time for patients, families, clinicians, and organizations. Governors in several states honor our efforts by signing proclamations declaring November to be Clostridium difficile Awareness Month in their states.

5th Annual International C.diff. Awareness Conference and Health EXPO in Las Vegas Nov. 9-10

eNewsChannels NEWS: -- The C Diff Foundation welcomes Dale Gerding, MD, FACP, FIDSA, and Professor of Medicine at Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine in Maywood, Illinois and Research Physician at the Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital as Conference Chair of the upcoming 5th Annual International "C.diff. Awareness Conference and Health EXPO," taking place on Nov. 9 and 10, 2017 at the University of Nevada - Las Vegas, Thomas and Mack Center, 2nd Floor Pavilion.

C Diff Foundation is pleased to announce the Michael and Helen Caralla, Sr. Educational Scholarship program

eNewsChannels NEWS: -- The C Diff Foundation is pleased to announce the Michael and Helen Caralla, Sr. Educational Scholarship program. The scholarship program is to help health care students succeed and reach their educational goals.
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The Gastric Cancer Foundation Awards Second Funded Scholar for Stomach Cancer Research

eNewsChannels NEWS: (SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.) -- Jose Saenz, MD, PhD, of Washington University School of Medicine was named the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Research Foundation-Gastric Cancer Foundation latest Research Scholar in Gastric Cancer. The AGA Research Award Program identifies and supports talented investigators who are pursuing careers in digestive disease research.
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2017 CURRENTS Nursing Conference: Registration Opens for 34th Annual Event

eNewsChannels NEWS: (CHARLOTTE, N.C.) -- MED-ED, Inc., is pleased to announce that registration is open for the 34th annual CURRENTS Conference. The continuing education event for critical care and emergency nurses will be held in Charleston, S.C., from October 29 through November 1, 2017.
Gary Donovitz

BioTE Medical Experts Unite at AMMG Regarding Health Benefits of Testosterone Therapy in Women

eNewsChannels NEWS: (IRVING, Texas) -- BioTE(R) Medical announces a forum of medical experts gathering before the Age Management Medicine Group (AMMG) to form consensus on testosterone therapy in women. The AMMG conference runs April 27-30, 2017 in Orlando, Florida.
Patrick White

Patrick White, MD, Named Inaugural Recipient of the 2017 Delta Distinguished Scholar Award

eNewsChannels NEWS: (PITTSBURGH, Pa.) -- Delta Care Rx today announced the first-ever recipient of the Delta Distinguished Scholar award. Patrick White, MD, HMDC, FACP, FAAHPM, chief medical officer of BJC Hospice, St. Louis, and assistant professor of medicine at Washington University, has received an initial $25,000 research grant, with a $500,000 lifetime potential, for study into the comparative and cost effectiveness of pharmaceuticals.
Denise Gott

Be Alert for a Mid-life Job Offer You Can’t Refuse: ‘Unpaid Caregiver,’ cautions ACSIA Partners

eNewsChannels NEWS: (KIRKLAND, Wash.) -- "America faces a senior health crisis that is also an employment crisis," says Denise Gott, CEO of ACSIA Partners, one of the nation's largest long-term care insurance agencies. In most U.S. households an out-of-the-blue "job offer" will suddenly appear.

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