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Friday, May 1, 2015

  • Posted at 11:30 AM
    Global Advances in Health and Medicine (GAHMJ) today announced plans to attend and publish an overview and proceedings of the upcoming symposium "Gut-Brain Axis: How to Manage Pain Caused by this Cross-Talk." The symposium, which will be held in Salerno, Italy, on May 4, 2015, will convene healthcare professionals from around the world to explore conventional, complementary, and integrative medical perspectives on treating pain that stems from bidirectional brain-gut interactions. Co-chaired by Brian Berman, MD, President of the Institute for ... read more
  • Posted at 11:30 AM
    Stockholders of CommScope Holding Company, Inc., a global provider of connectivity and essential infrastructure solutions for wireless, business enterprise and residential broadband networks, approved three proxy proposals today at the company’s annual stockholders meeting in New York City. ... read more
  • Posted at 11:29 AM
    Howard P. Milstein, Chairman of American Skin Association (ASA), announced today that Dr. Kenneth Beer, notable dermatologist, Niels M. Johnsen of International Shipholding Corporation, and Deborah A. Jorn of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. have become members of ASA's Board of Directors. Dr. Kenneth Beer, who is board certified in both dermatology and dermatopathology, brings his experience as both a caring clinician and successful entrepreneur to ASA's Board. Dr. Beer is deeply committed to his patients and also serves as a ... read more
  • Posted at 11:25 AM
    Engility Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EGL), announced today that its President and CEO, Tony Smeraglinolo, was named 2014 Dealmaker of the Year by the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) National Capital, which recognized the strategic significance of its Dynamics Research Corporation (DRC) and TASC transactions. https://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20150501/213296 Engility completed its acquisition of DRC in January 2014 and announced its intention to acquire TASC nine months later. Smeraglinolo was among a group of "outstanding" businesses, executives and deals recognized by ACG during a black tie awards ... read more
  • Posted at 11:19 AM
    FRIENDSWOOD, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 05/01/15 -- Data Call Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: DCLT) (the "Company" or "Data Call") is a company specializing in the production, aggregation and delivery of news and information content for the Digital Signage Industry. The Company has been recognized by its peers as a pioneer with the wide range of its product offerings for the Digital Signage space since the early part of this decade. The Company's revenues for the three months ended March 31, 2015 ... read more
  • Posted at 11:15 AM
    EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) will host its first quarter 2015 financial results conference call on Thursday, May 7, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time. The dial-in numbers are 1-877-815-1625 (US) and 716-247-5178 (International), Conference ID # 35397259. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140728/130640 EchoStar's press release about its financial results will be distributed prior to the conference call and is accessible on our website at www.echostar.com. About EchoStar EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) is a premier global provider of satellite and video delivery solutions. Headquartered in Englewood, Colo., ... read more
  • Nancy Brinker Named May LUNGevity Hero --- WASHINGTON, May 1, 2015
    Posted at 11:14 AM
    LUNGevity Foundation announces Nancy Brinker as the May LUNGevity Hero in recognition for her decades-long dedication and trailblazing work in the fight against cancer. A true pioneer of the advocacy movement, Ms. Brinker gave a national voice to cancer patients, their friends, and families and set a model for success for today's advocacy organizations around the world. Brinker's passion and leadership in the quest to bring an end to breast cancer resonated with millions, and mobilized women across the country ... read more
  • Posted at 11:09 AM
    On April 21, American Skin Association (ASA) celebrated 28 years of funding research and educating youth on skin health and honored three outstanding individuals for their contributions to the cause. The event raised over $750,000 for medical research and education. Howard P. Milstein, Chairman of ASA, said: "Tonight, we celebrate another very successful year of continuing to fulfill our vital mission by funding research, educating future generations on skin health, and furthering the goal of defeating melanoma, skin cancer, and other ... read more
  • Posted at 11:07 AM
    Ultra Clean Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: UCTT), a developer and supplier of critical subsystems for the semiconductor capital equipment, medical device, energy, research, and flat panel industries, announced that Jim Scholhamer, Chief Executive Officer, & Casey Eichler, President & Chief Financial Officer, will address the Jefferies 2015 TMT Conference. The presentation will take place in Miami on Wednesday, May 13th, 2015 at 10:00 AM Eastern Time. A link to the webcast will be available on the Investor Relations section of the Company's ... read more
  • Posted at 11:00 AM
    Cohu, Inc. (NASDAQ:COHU) today announced that Luis Müller, the Company’s Chief Executive Officer, and Jeff Jones, the Company’s Chief Financial Officer, will participate in the following investor conferences: Jefferies 2015 Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference at the Mandarin ... read more
  • Posted at 11:00 AM
    CivilianJobs.com, where America’s military connects with civilian careers, announced the winners for the Most Valuable Employers (MVE) for Military® today. "Frontier Communications is proud to be recognized again as an MVE for the Military,” said Brian Carlo, Acting Executive ... read more
  • Posted at 10:56 AM
    BLOOMINGTON, MN--(Marketwired - May 01, 2015) - MatrixCare®, the industry leading EHR for long-term care and senior living providers, today announced the general availability of the MatrixCare for Senior Living Mobile KPI App, available for both iOS and Android devices. The MatrixCare Mobile KPI App gives Senior Living providers anytime, anywhere access to key performance indicators at community, regional, and enterprise levels, enabling them to make critical business decisions on the go.John Damgaard, MatrixCare President and CEO, ... read more
  • /C O R R E C T I O N -- AT&T/ --- COSTA MESA, Calif., May 1, 2015
    Posted at 10:50 AM
    Girls Inc. of Orange County will receive $20,000 from AT&T to support and expand their Costa Mesa-based enrichment program aimed at engaging underserved middle and high school girls in the fields of math, science, and technology. "Our mission is to inspire all girls to be strong, smart, and bold. We do that by empowering and equipping girls to navigate gender, economic, and social barriers so they will grow into healthy, educated and independent women," said Girls Inc. of O.C. CEO Lucy ... read more
  • Posted at 10:49 AM
    DocuTech™ Corp.: What: ... read more
  • Posted at 10:42 AM
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  • Posted at 10:41 AM
    Cutting-edge healthcare company AMS Medical Laboratories, announces the launch of Personalized Medicine by GenetiCare--a first of its kind genetic laboratory in the St Louis area and the most advanced pharmacogenetic testing available. Until today, St Louis physicians have encountered challenges in accurately determining precise dosage and prescription needs for their patients. Many patients have struggled with either feeling their medications are ineffective or that they are causing them to have adverse reactions to the drug. https://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20150430/213169 AMS Labs, a leader in ... read more
  • Posted at 10:41 AM
    Dr. George Bradley believes that the American educational system will be in serious trouble without an immediate wake-up call and a greater focus on making education affordable and accessible to all, while ensuring that all students are provided a rigorous education, which includes technical skills and training. The new online forum, titled The Bradley Blog, focuses primarily on insights and analysis related to higher education in the United States, but also has implications for all levels of education. The objective ... read more
  • Posted at 10:40 AM
    Today, Kmart® pharmacies announced that it is implementing Pharmacy Quality Solutions' EQuIPP((TM)) information-management platform to aid its network of pharmacies to track quality performance metrics and to enhance patient-centered care and clinical outcomes. "We are excited at the opportunity to have our pharmacists fully understand the impact that they have on patient care by utilizing the EQuIPP platform," says Phil Keough, president, Kmart Pharmacy. "Our pharmacists have a commitment to the highest standards of quality and look forward to partnering more ... read more
  • Posted at 10:37 AM
    FAIRFIELD, CT -- (Marketwired) -- 05/01/15 -- General Electric Company (EURONEXT PARIS: GNE) Company General Electric Company ISIN US3696041033 Symbol London: GEC | Paris: GNE Headline Doc re: Form 8-K On April 27, 2015, General Electric Company (the "Company") filed a Form 8-K with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"). The Form 8-K has been submitted to the U.K. National Storage Mechanism and will be available shortly for inspection at http://www.morningstar.co.uk/uk/NSM. The Form 8-K is also available on the SEC's website at http://www.sec.gov ... read more
  • Posted at 10:35 AM
    Garry Kasparov, a world champion chess player who has also led the battle for democracy in his Russian homeland, will address this year's graduates during Saint Louis University's spring commencement Saturday, May 16. The ceremony begins at 10 a.m. in Chaifetz Arena. A true prodigy, Kasparov was only 22 when he became the youngest person ever to earn the title of undisputed World Chess Champion, a premier post that he would hold for nearly a decade. His impressive career also includes ... read more