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Public Release: 16-Sep-2014
ASTRO's 56th Annual Meeting
Fox Chase's Charlie Ma, Ph.D., named Fellow by the American Society for Radiation Oncology
The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) has selected C.M. Charlie Ma, Ph.D., Professor, Vice Chair of the Department of Radiation Oncology, and Director of Medical Physics at Fox Chase Cancer Center, as one of their 2014 Fellows. The distinguished members selected to receive the Fellow of ASTRO designation will be honored during an awards ceremony on Tuesday, Sept. 16, at the ASTRO's 56th Annual Meeting in San Francisco, CA.

Contact: Diana Quattrone
Diana.Quattrone@fccc.edu
215-728-7784
Fox Chase Cancer Center

Public Release: 16-Sep-2014
Columbia University College of Dental Medicine receives diversity award
The Columbia University College of Dental Medicine has received the 2014 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education. As a recipient of the annual HEED Award -- a national honor recognizing US colleges and universities that demonstrate an outstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion -- CDM will be featured along with 82 other recipients in INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine's Nov. 2014 issue.

Contact: Karin Eskenazi
ket2116@columbia.edu
212-342-0508
Columbia University Medical Center

Public Release: 16-Sep-2014
Frontiers receives Gold Prize for the ALPSP Award for Innovation in Publishing 2014
Frontiers has won the ALPSP Innovation in Publishing Award in recognition of its innovative Open-Science platform that provides open-access academic publishing and research networking for scientists.

Contact: Gozde Zorlu
gozde.zorlu@frontiersin.org
41-215-101-712
Frontiers

Public Release: 15-Sep-2014
The Miriam Hospital again earns the Joint Commission's Primary Stroke Center Certification
The Miriam Hospital has for the fifth time been designated by the Joint Commission as a Primary Stroke Center. The advanced certification recognizes The Miriam Hospital Stroke Center, which cares for over 650 patients a year, as providing the highest quality stroke care.

Contact: Elena Falcone-Relvas
efalconerelvas@lifespan.org
401-793-7484
Lifespan

Public Release: 15-Sep-2014
DFG to present geosciences prizes at GeoFrankfurt 2014
The Albert Maucher Prize is to be awarded to Kathryn E. Fitzsimmons, and the Bernd Rendel Prize to Hay-tham El Atfy and Mandy Freund.

Contact: Cornalia Lossau
cornelia.lossau@dfg.de
49-302-061-214-320
Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft

Public Release: 14-Sep-2014
Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT)
Marie Claude Morice presented with Master Clinical Operator Award at TCT
Marie Claude Morice, M.D., was presented the TCT 2014 Geoffrey O. Hartzler Master Clinical Operator Award in a ceremony held today during the 26th Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics conference, the annual scientific symposium of the Cardiovascular Research Foundation. The award is given each year to a physician who has advanced the field of interventional cardiovascular medicine through technical excellence and innovation. Dr. Morice, a world-renowned interventional cardiologist, is the first woman to be recognized with this award.

Contact: Judy Romero
jromero@crf.org
Cardiovascular Research Foundation

Public Release: 13-Sep-2014
Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT)
Michael J. Mack is first surgeon presented with TCT Career Achievement Award
Michael J. Mack, M.D., an internationally renowned cardiothoracic surgeon, was presented the 2014 TCT Career Achievement Award in a ceremony held today during the 26th Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics conference, the annual scientific symposium of the Cardiovascular Research Foundation. The award is given each year to a pioneer in the field of interventional cardiovascular medicine.

Contact: Judy Romero
jromero@crf.org
Cardiovascular Research Foundation

Public Release: 12-Sep-2014
United States Pharmacopeial Convention
UMass Amherst chemist receives National Pharmacopeia Award
With his advisor, professor Igor Kaltashov, Muneeruddin develops new analytical methods using liquid chromatography and gas phase chemistry in mass spectrometry to characterize a group of pharmaceuticals known to be highly heterogeneous, that is, they have either intrinsic or induced variability, which must be fully described before they can be used.
United States Pharmacopeial Convention

Contact: Janet Lathrop
jlathrop@admin.umass.edu
413-545-0444
University of Massachusetts at Amherst

Public Release: 12-Sep-2014
Publishers honor AIP CEO Fred Dylla in London
At a dinner ceremony last night in London, the Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers honored H. Frederick Dylla, Executive Director and CEO of the American Institute of Physics, for his work advancing scholarly publishing and enhancing public access to research results.

Contact: Jason Socrates Bardi
jbardi@aip.org
240-535-4954
American Institute of Physics

Public Release: 11-Sep-2014
UT Arlington Ph.D. student recognized for human rights writing
A Ph.D. student from The University of Texas at Arlington quoted lyrics from a song by Fela Kuti in his AAAS award winning essay on water and human rights.

Contact: Traci Peterson
tpeterso@uta.edu
817-521-5494
University of Texas at Arlington

Public Release: 11-Sep-2014
Physics researcher to advise faith-based office in US Department of State
Alice Bean's scholarly expertise and eagerness to carry science to society at-large has led the US Department of State to name her as a Jefferson Science Fellow.
US Department of State

Contact: Brendan M. Lynch
blynch@ku.edu
785-864-8855
University of Kansas

Public Release: 11-Sep-2014
20th Ostwald-Colloquium
First colloid and polymer science lecture awarded to Orlin D. Velev
The Springer journal Colloid and Polymer Science awards Orlin D. Velev from North Carolina State University the Colloid and Polymer Science Lecture 2014. The award committee chose Velev for his visionary contributions to colloid science and innovative colloidal materials, especially in the areas of particle assembly at interfaces, nanostructures that possess electrical and photonic functionalities, microfluidic devices, and biosensors.

Contact: Joan Robinson
joan.robinson@springer.com
49-622-148-78130
Springer

Public Release: 11-Sep-2014
National Association of Science Writers announces 2014 Science in Society Award winners
The National Association of Science Writers is pleased to announce the five winners of this year's Science in Society Journalism Awards, which honor investigative or interpretive reporting about the sciences and their impact on society.
National Association of Science Writers

Contact: Tinsley Davis
director@nasw.org
510-647-9500
National Association of Science Writers

Public Release: 10-Sep-2014
Ferrara receives Champalimaud Award for role in eye disease therapy
Napoleone Ferrara, M.D., distinguished professor of pathology and distinguished adjunct professor of ophthalmology at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and senior deputy director for basic sciences at UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center, was named today as one of seven recipients of the António Champalimaud Vision Award in Lisbon, Portugal.
Champalimaud Foundation

Contact: Yadira Galindo
ygalindo@ucsd.edu
619-543-6163
University of California - San Diego

Public Release: 10-Sep-2014
ARVO members honored with world's largest prize in eye research
Seven vision researchers are honored for pioneering work using anti-VEGF therapy for the treatment of age-related macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy, the world's leading causes of blindness.

Contact: Nancy Carr
nancypcarr@gmail.com
443-310-6182
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology

Public Release: 10-Sep-2014
Entomology 2014
ESA Certification Corporation names winners of 2014 awards
The Entomological Society of America Certification Corporation is proud to name the winners of the 2014 Certification Awards. These include two professional awards, and one student award. The winners will be recognized at Entomology 2014, ESA's 62nd Annual Meeting in Portland, Ore., from Nov. 16-19, 2014.

Contact: Chris Stelzig
CStelzig@entsoc.org
301-731-4535
Entomological Society of America

Public Release: 10-Sep-2014
SLB IEIIS Joint Meeting
MARC travel awards announced for: Society of Leukocyte Biology 2014 Joint Meeting
FASEB MARC Program has announced the travel award recipients for the Society of Leukocyte Biology Joint Meeting from Oct. 23-25, 2014 in Salt Lake City, Utah.
NIH/National Institute of General Medical Sciences, National Institutes of Health

Contact: Kelly Husser
khusser@faseb.org
301-634-7109
Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology

Public Release: 10-Sep-2014
2014 SACNAS
MARC travel awards announced for: 2014 SACNAS National Conference
The FASEB MARC Program has announced the travel award recipients for the Society for Advancement of Hispanics/Chicanos and Native Americans in Science from Oct. 16-18, 2014 in Los Angeles, Calif.
NIH/National Institute of General Medical Sciences, National Institutes of Health

Contact: Kelly Husser
khusser@faseb.org
301-634-7109
Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology

Public Release: 10-Sep-2014
2014 APS Intersociety Meeting: Comparative Approaches to Grand Challenges in Physiology
MARC travel awards announced for: The 2014 APS Intersociety Meeting
The FASEB MARC Program has announced the travel award recipients for the 2014 APS Intersociety Meeting: Comparative Approaches to Grand Challenges in Physiology from Oct. 5-8, 2014, in San Diego, Calif.
NIH/National Institute of General Medical Sciences, National Institutes of Health

Contact: Kelly Husser
khusser@faseb.org
301-634-7109
Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology

Public Release: 10-Sep-2014
Entomology 2014
ESA names winners of AFRI student travel grants
The Entomological Society of America is pleased to announce that ten entomology students are recipients of travel grants awarded by the US Department of Agriculture's Agriculture and Food Research Initiative. The grants will provide financial support to graduate students for new networking, presentation, and research opportunities at Entomology 2014, the Entomology Society of America's 62nd Annual Meeting this November in Portland, Ore.

Contact: Richard Levine
rlevine@entsoc.org
301-731-4535
Entomological Society of America

Public Release: 10-Sep-2014
Entomology 2014
ESA announces winners of 2014 Monsanto Student Grant winners
The Entomological Society of America is pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 Monsanto Research Grant Awards and the 2014 Monsanto Student Travel Awards.

Contact: Richard Levine
rlevine@entsoc.org
301-731-4535
Entomological Society of America

Public Release: 10-Sep-2014
Entomology 2014
2014 Entomology Awards from the Entomological Society of America
The Entomological Society of America is pleased to announce the winners of its 2014 awards. The awards will be presented at Entomology 2014, ESA's 62nd Annual Meeting in Portland, Ore., from Nov. 16-19, 2014.

Contact: Richard Levine
rlevine@entsoc.org
301-731-4535
Entomological Society of America

Public Release: 10-Sep-2014
Champalimaud Award recognizes revolutionary treatment of devastating blindness diseases
The 2014 Antonio Champalimaud Vision Award is given to seven researchers for the development of anti-angiogenic therapy for retinal disease. The conditions it helps treat, especially age-related macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy, are the most important causes of blindness in several countries, and their prevalence is growing with the increasing age of the population and the global epidemic of diabetes linked to dietary habits and obesity.
Champalimaud Foundation

Contact: Vitor Cunha
vcunha@jlma.pt
351-966-619-794
JLM&A, SA

Public Release: 10-Sep-2014
HMS/Mass. Eye and Ear researchers awarded prestigious Champalimaud Vision Award
Six Harvard Medical School researchers were among the recipients of the 2014 Antonio Champalimaud Vision Award, the highest distinction in ophthalmology and visual science.

Contact: Mary Leach
Mary_Leach@meei.harvard.edu
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary

Public Release: 9-Sep-2014
Social scientist set to shape global agenda
A Monash University social scientist has been selected as a World Social Science Fellow for early career researchers.

Contact: Glynis Smalley
glynis.smalley@monash.edu
61-408-027-848
Monash University

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