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Public Release: 23-Sep-2014
ESMO 2014 Congress
EORTC presentations at ESMO 2014 Congress
EORTC investigators will present the results of their cancer research at ESMO 2014 Congress, Sept. 26-30, 2014, in Madrid.

Contact: John Bean
European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer

Public Release: 22-Sep-2014
PCR London Valves 2014
Announcing the 5th PCR London Valves, 2014
PCR London Valves, the course dedicated to valvular interventions, will take place Sept. 28-30, 2014 at the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, London, UK.

Contact: Isabelle Uzielli

Public Release: 22-Sep-2014
Geological Society of America's Annual Meeting & Exposition
Geoscience topics in the spotlight -- Vancouver, B.C.
More than 7,000 geoscientists will gather in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, to present 4,500-plus papers at The Geological Society of America's 126th Annual Meeting & Exposition on Oct. 19-22, 2014. Special talks will cover such topics as the transportation of crude oil, earthquake prediction problems, and how to land on Mars. A dedicated field guide, Trials and Tribulations of Life on an Active Subduction Zone, details field trips in and around the Vancouver area.

Contact: Christa Stratton
Geological Society of America

Public Release: 18-Sep-2014
Non Governmental Perspective on Addressing Emerging and Evolving Biological Threats
Non-governmental stakeholders to discuss the Global Health Security Agenda
Non-governmental stakeholders will convene a one-day conference at the Milken Institute School of Public Health at The George Washington University on Sept. 25, 2014 to discuss the Global Health Security Agenda (GHSA) and their efforts towards GHSA implementation.

Contact: Kathy Fackelmann
UPMC Center for Health Security

Public Release: 18-Sep-2014
Greenhouse gas research enters a new era
Greenhouse gas researchers will convene in Brussels 23-26 Sept. 2014, at the first ICOS Science Conference that brings together more than 200 scientists to discuss the recent results and future efforts in greenhouse gas science.

Contact: Eija Juurola
University of Helsinki

Public Release: 17-Sep-2014
2014 AGU Fall Meeting
AGU Fall Meeting: Press registration open, book hotel now
Discover the latest Earth and space science news at the 47th annual AGU Fall Meeting this December, when about 22,000 scientists from around the globe are expected to assemble for the largest worldwide conference in the Earth and space sciences. This year, the meeting runs from Monday through Friday, Dec. 15-19, at the Moscone Center, 747 Howard St., San Francisco, Calif.

Contact: Mary Catherine Adams
American Geophysical Union

Public Release: 17-Sep-2014
The Gerontological Society of America's 67th Annual Scientific Meeting
Join GSA in Washington, D.C., for the nation's premier aging conference
The Gerontological Society of America invites all journalists to attend its 67th Annual Scientific Meeting -- the country's largest interdisciplinary conference in the field of aging -- from Nov. 5-9 in Washington, D.C. Media representatives may register free of charge.

Contact: Todd Kluss
The Gerontological Society of America

Public Release: 16-Sep-2014
Acute Cardiovascular Care 2014
ACCA congress: Ensuring a rapid response to cardiac emergencies
Acute Cardiovascular Care 2014 is the event of the year for the latest science in the field. It is the annual meeting of the Acute Cardiovascular Care Association of the European Society of Cardiology and takes place Oct. 18-20 in Geneva, Switzerland.

Contact: ESC Press Office
European Society of Cardiology

Public Release: 16-Sep-2014
ESMO 2014 Congress Preview
ESMO 2014 Congress preview
Poster and Poster Discussion abstracts are going to be presented at the ESMO 2014 Congress will be published online on Wednesday, 17 September 2014 at 12:00 (CEST) to give you a first glimpse of what you can expect from the European medical oncology Congress, under the leading theme Precision Medicine in Cancer Care.

Contact: ESMO Press Office
European Society for Medical Oncology

Public Release: 16-Sep-2014
Malaspina annual meeting 2014
The Malaspina Expedition confirms that pollution reaches even the most remote areas of the ocean
Three years after the Hesperides vessel returned to Spain culminating the around the world of the Malaspina Expedition, researchers have an increasingly clear picture of how the global ocean works and what is its health condition. Specifically, the input of pollutants from the atmosphere is not limited to coastal areas, but also occurs in the most remote areas of the planet, and it is already affecting the ocean ecosystem.

Contact: Ainhoa Goñi
Spanish National Research Council (CSIC)

Public Release: 16-Sep-2014
2014 Occupational Safety in Transport Conference
CARRS-Q host international transport safety conference
More workers die in motor vehicles than any other workplace incident, a statistic that transport safety experts are hoping to address at an international conference being hosted by QUT's Centre for Accident Research & Road Safety - Queensland (CARRS-Q).

Contact: Sandra Hutchinson
Queensland University of Technology

Public Release: 16-Sep-2014
CardioScape Conference
EU-funded research project reveals where the money for cardiovascular research in Europe comes from and what it is spent on
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the number one killer in Europe claiming 5,000 lives per day. The availability of adequate and effective funding is crucial to tackle the CVD burden by discovering innovative medical solutions. During 23 months the CardioScape project carried out a survey of the CVD research landscape in Europe, including research carried out in 2010-2011-2012 with funding greater than €100,000 per project.

Contact: ESC Press Office
European Society of Cardiology

Public Release: 15-Sep-2014
Riverside Postdoctoral Association Symposium 2014
Nobel laureate to give talk at UC Riverside
Randy Schekman, one of the winners of the 2013 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine, will give a presentation at the University of California, Riverside on Sept. 24 -- the keynote address at the inaugural 'Riverside Postdoctoral Association Symposium 2014.' The symposium, which takes place Sept. 23-24, will showcase research done by UC Riverside postdoctoral researchers from a number of academic disciplines. Sponsored by the UCR Graduate Division, the free symposium is open to the public.

Contact: Iqbal Pittalwala
University of California - Riverside

Public Release: 15-Sep-2014
Latino Health Disparities Conference
George Washington University will hold annual Latino health conference
Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University will hold a conference on September 25 to highlight the disproportionate health challenges faced by many Latino communities and families -- with a focus on possible solutions.

Contact: Kathy Fackelmann
George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health

Public Release: 12-Sep-2014
2014 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS)
Robotics leaders from around the world descend on Chicago
Nearly 2,000 robotics leaders from around the world will be in Chicago Sept. 14-18 to attend the 2014 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems. Northwestern and Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago researchers will discuss their pioneering work improving robotic arm control, providing sensation of a missing hand, developing neural prosthetics to help paralyzed people regain the use of their arms, coordinating swarms of small robots, developing a robotic fish and translating robotics research into startup companies, among other things.

Contact: Megan Fellman
Northwestern University

Public Release: 12-Sep-2014
Nano Risk Analysis II Workshop
PETA Science Consortium experts to present at international nanotechnology workshop
Experts from the PETA International Science Consortium will present strategies for optimizing nonanimal testing methods at a workshop that will examine the strengths and limitations of current alternatives to using animals to assess nanotoxicity.

Contact: Tasgola Bruner
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals

Public Release: 11-Sep-2014
Association of Pacific Rim Universities Research Symposium on Aging
USC and fellow Pacific Rim universities to discuss issues facing Asia's older adults
Gerontology leaders from around the world will gather at the USC Davis School of Gerontology to discuss Asia's aging population during the 2014 Association of Pacific Rim Universities Research Symposium on Aging Sept. 14-17.

Contact: Beth Newcomb
University of Southern California

Public Release: 9-Sep-2014
Big Data Science in Medicine
InSilico Medicine CEO to present at Oxford University
The Big Data Science in Medicine congress will form on September 15th at Oxford University, with InSilico Medicine's CEO present to speak.

Contact: Michael Petr
InSilico Medicine, Inc.

Public Release: 9-Sep-2014
Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT)
TCT 2014 will highlight pioneering women and women's issues in cardiology
Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) is the annual scientific symposium of CRF and the world's premier educational meeting specializing in interventional cardiovascular medicine. For more than 25 years, TCT has featured major medical research breakthroughs and gathered leading researchers and clinicians from around the world to present and discuss the latest evidence-based research in the field.

Contact: Judy Romero
Cardiovascular Research Foundation

Public Release: 8-Sep-2014
26th EORTC-NCI-AACR Symposium on Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics
26th EORTC-NCI-AACR Symposium on Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics
Media can register now for the 26th EORTC-NCI-AACR Symposium on 'Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics,' taking place in Barcelona, Spain, from Nov. 18-21, 2014.

Contact: Emma Mason
ECCO-the European CanCer Organisation

Public Release: 8-Sep-2014
Straight Talk: The Future of Medical and Health Research
Straight Talk: The Future of Medical and Health Research
Leaders from government, industry, academia, scientific societies and patient advocacy organizations will explore the future of R&D investments, policy trends, public-private partnerships, public health and social sciences research, global health threats and other timely medical and health research issues in panel discussions hosted by Research!America.

Contact: Anna Briseno

Public Release: 8-Sep-2014
Critical Issues Forum: The Benefits and Risks of a US Methane Economy
Meeting: 'Critical Issues Forum: The Benefits and Risks of a US Methane Economy'
What will the energy mix for US look like in 30 years? Will natural gas fuel our cars, heat our homes, and provide most of our electricity? The inaugural Critical Issues Forum hosted by the American Geosciences Institute will examine two important questions: 1) Is a natural gas dominant economy achievable in North America? 2) Would a natural gas dominant economy be desirable?

Contact: Meg Gilley
American Geosciences Institute

Public Release: 5-Sep-2014
US Investigators' Network Symposium on Global Non-communicable Disease Research
Non-communicable diseases: Academia joins forces to seek stronger research partnerships
On Sept. 8-9, researchers from a consortium of US universities working globally to address non-communicable diseases will come together to share ideas, engage potential collaborators, and identify funding opportunities to support their vital work in the field of NCD prevention, treatment and advocacy.

Contact: Holly Korschun
Emory Health Sciences

Public Release: 5-Sep-2014
Ethics & Ebola: Challenges for Care Givers and for Public Health
Ebola and Ethics Panel at Johns Hopkins -- live stream Monday, Sept. 8, 12:15 p.m.
Experts at Johns Hopkins will discuss the ethical issues of the Ebola response thus far, and an ethical path forward as the crisis deepens.

Contact: Leah Ramsay
Johns Hopkins Medicine

Public Release: 4-Sep-2014
Foundations for a New American Environmentalism
ESF symposium focuses on 'New American Environmentalism'
A group of leading environmental scientists and policy experts will gather Sept. 11 at the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry to discuss a New American Environmentalism.

Contact: Claire B. Dunn
SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry

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