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News Release 4-Mar-2019
Team wins UCAR award for tool that could improve weather forecasting
A team that includes researchers at Montana State University and the National Center for Atmospheric Research has won an award for developing a low-cost tool for monitoring the atmosphere's water vapor.

Contact: Kevin Repasky
repasky@ece.montana.edu
406-994-6082
Montana State University

News Release 4-Mar-2019
American Academy of Sleep Medicine announces 2019 award recipients
Several leaders in the field of sleep medicine and a California state senator were selected as recipients of the 2019 American Academy of Sleep Medicine awards, which will be presented Monday, June 10, during the plenary session of SLEEP 2019, the 33rd annual meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies, LLC (APSS) in San Antonio.
American Academy of Sleep Medicine

Contact: Corinne Lederhouse
clederhouse@aasm.org
630-737-9700
American Academy of Sleep Medicine

News Release 4-Mar-2019
BU's Julie White receives prestigious continuing medical education award
Julie White, M.S., C.H.C.P., director of the Barry M. Manuel Continuing Medical Education (CME)/Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) Office at Boston University School of Medicine, has received the 2019 Distinguished Service award from the Society of Academic Continuing Medical Education. The national award is given to an individual who has made outstanding contributions to CME over an extended period.

Contact: Gina DiGravio
ginad@bu.edu
617-358-7838
Boston University School of Medicine

News Release 2-Mar-2019
ACM SIGCSE 2019
Top ten computer science education research papers recognized
As a capstone to its 50th annual SIGCSE Technical Symposium, leaders of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Special Interest Group on Computer Science Education (SIGCSE) are celebrating the ideas that have shaped the field by recognizing a select group of publications with a 'Top Ten Symposium Papers of All Time Award.'

Contact: Adrienne Decker
Adrienne@buffalo.edu
585-475-4653
Association for Computing Machinery

News Release 28-Feb-2019
Kwok named Outstanding Referee by American Physical Society
Argonne distinguished fellow Wai-Kwong Kwok has been named a 2019 Outstanding Referee by the American Physical Society.

Contact: Chris Kramer
ckramer@anl.gov
630-252-5580
DOE/Argonne National Laboratory

News Release 28-Feb-2019
Professor Ugur Sahin receives German Cancer Award 2019
Professor Ugur Sahin has been awarded the 2019 German Cancer Award, one of the most prestigious distinctions in cancer medicine in Germany.
German Cancer Society and German Cancer Foundation

Contact: Renée Dillinger-Reiter
pr@unimedizin-mainz.de
49-613-117-7424
Johannes Gutenberg Universitaet Mainz

News Release 28-Feb-2019
Actor, advocate LeVar Burton named 2019 Inamori Ethics Prize-winner
LeVar Burton, a celebrated American actor, director, producer and writer for more than 40 years, is adding another accolade -- this one for his tireless, decades-long dedication to children's literacy and AIDS research and treatment. This fall, the Inamori International Center for Ethics and Excellence at Case Western Reserve University will award the 2019 Inamori Ethics Prize to Burton for his outstanding global ethical leadership as an advocate for such important and worthy causes.
Kazuo Inamori

Contact: Bill Lubinger
wxl289@case.edu
216-368-4443
Case Western Reserve University

News Release 27-Feb-2019
2019 American Ornithological Society award winners announced
Every year, the American Ornithological Society presents a range of awards honoring members for their stellar contributions to science and their impactful service to the organization. The 2019 recipients will accept their awards at the annual AOS meeting in Anchorage, Alaska, this June. Their work spans the full breadth of avian science, including contributions to evolution, conservation, systematics, and genetics, as well to the profession of ornithology itself.

Contact: Rebecca Heisman
rheisman@americanornithology.org
American Ornithological Society Publications Office

News Release 27-Feb-2019
NSF funds second round of OSC's Open OnDemand
The National Science Foundation recently awarded funding to a team led by the Ohio Supercomputer Center for further development of Open OnDemand, an open source software platform supporting web-based access to high performance computing (HPC) services. The project team consists of representatives from OSC, the University at Buffalo and Virginia Tech. A follow-up project to a 2015 NSF award (#1534949), the portal already has been successfully adopted by dozens of HPC facilities across the nation.
National Science Foundation

Contact: Mr. Jamie Abel
jaabel@osc.edu
614-886-1813
Ohio Supercomputer Center

News Release 27-Feb-2019
3D printed tool cuts through titanium, wins innovation prize
High quality cutting tools can now be 3D printed, potentially saving time and money for aerospace and Defence manufacturers.

Contact: Michael Quin
michael.quin@rmit.edu.au
61-499-515-417
RMIT University

News Release 25-Feb-2019
Salisbury Award launched by National Foundation for Cancer Research
The National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR) last Thursday, Feb. 21st, launched the Salisbury Award for Entrepreneurial Translational Research, inaugurating the program in San Diego in cooperation with renowned biomedical research institute Scripps Research and its drug discovery division Calibr. The Salisbury Award is named in honor of the Bethesda, Maryland-based family whose three members -- Franklin, Sr., Tamara and Franklin, Jr. -- galvanized NFCR into a significant force for cancer research worldwide.
National Foundation for Cancer Research

Contact: Bradley Gillenwater
bgillenwater@nfcr.org
301-961-9161
National Foundation for Cancer Research

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