Institute of Medicine

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Name: Institute of Medicine
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Potential long-term vaccine benefits poorly translate in cost effectiveness modelling

The study by Christensen et al. highlights inherent difficulties of making decisions based solely upon cost-effectiveness models when uncertainty cannot be easily quantified. While uncertainty around parameter estimates is common when conducting appraisals ... [Published British Medical Journal - 5 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Is Ending Her Life Brave or Cowardly?

She is 29, newly married, attractive, with expressive eyes and an easy smile. Brittany Maynard could be your daughter, your neighbor, your friend, your sister. Watch her on TV — she seems to be everywhere these days — and you'll walk away with the impression ... [Published Winter Haven News Chief - 8 hours ago]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

Help yourself to better health with health literacy

There once was a town in the heart of America where health seemed to come naturally for everyone. The town lay in the midst of a checkerboard of organic and wholesome farms. Fresh fruit and vegetables were bountiful and affordable. Within the town itself, ... [Published Covington News - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

Scientist Subra Suresh to get rare honor

Washington, Oct 18 (IANS) Chennai born Indian-American engineer and scientist Subra Suresh is set to be inducted into the Institute of Medicine (IOM) on Sunday, making him the only university president to be elected to all three national academies. Suresh ... [Published NRI Pulse - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

American Academy of Pediatrics Urges IUDs, Contraception for Teen Girls

In an updated policy, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is recommending long-acting reversible contraceptives (LARCs), such as hormonal implants, intrauterine devices (IUDs), Depo-Provera injections, and combined oral contraceptives for teenage ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

IOM's 44th Annual Meeting Begins Monday

8:00 a.m.–8:45 a.m.   President's Report to the IOM MembershipVictor Dzau, M.D., President, Institute of Medicine8:45 a.m.–9:00 a.m.   Presentation of Staff AwardsClyde J. Behney , Interim Leonard D. Schaeffer Executive Officer, Institute of MedicineTHE ... [Published National Academy of Sciences - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Workshop on 'Gain of Function' Research Announced

Oct. 17, 2014Workshop on “Gain of Function” Research AnnouncedFor some weeks, the National Research Council (NRC) and Institute of Medicine (IOM) have been working with the National Institutes of Health and others in the U.S. government research community ... [Published National Academy of Sciences - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Letter: Ward the pro-education candidate

Friday, October 17, 2014 0 Comments | Republican leaders often portray themselves as sober and responsible — the adults in the room. However, Gov. Pat McCrory and the N.C. General Assembly have pushed through a risky, ideologically extreme agenda. Representative ... [Published Reflector.com - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 3 reports

Chennai-born Indian-American scientist to get rare honour

By | IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News – 11 minutes agoThe Bar Council's National Young Lawyers Committee has urged Putrajaya to replace the Official Secrets Act 1972 (OSA) with the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), to allow for transparency ... [Published Yahoo! Malaysia - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Wagner appointed to Institute of Medicine committee

Date: 10/16/2014Writer: Tiffany Acosta , 575-646-3929, tfrank@nmsu.eduFacebook   Twitter   LinkedIn   Google+   PinterestIn the United States today, the oldest-old population – 85 years and older – is the fastest growing age group. This also ... [Published Frontera NorteSur - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Suresh to be inducted into Institute of Medicine

Carnegie Mellon University President Subra Suresh has been selected as an inductee of the Institute of Medicine, making him the only current university president to be elected to all three national academies.Suresh was previously inducted into the National ... [Published Pittsburgh Business Times - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 8 reports

Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation names new president

The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation has named Harvey Fineberg, M.D., as its new president, beginning Jan. 1.Fineberg is currently a visiting professor at UC San Francisco, but until recently was president of the prestigious Institute of Medicine, serving ... [Published San Francisco Business Times - Oct 13 2014]

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American Academy of Pediatrics Urges IUDs, Cont... [Published Breitbart Feed - Oct 18 2014]
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US halts funding for new risky virus studies, c... [Published H5N1 - Oct 17 2014]
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How Lessons From the AIDS Crisis Can Help Us Be... [Published Real Clear Politics - TIME.com - Oct 15 2014]
Without urgent action, Ebola could become “the world’s next AIDS,” said Thomas Frieden, director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). HIV/AIDS has killed some 36 million people since the epidemic began, and another 35 million ...
How Lessons From the AIDS Crisis Can Help Us Be... [Published TIME.com - Oct 15 2014]
Without urgent action, Ebola could become “the world’s next AIDS,” said Thomas Frieden, director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). HIV/AIDS has killed some 36 million people since the epidemic began, and another 35 million ...
Choosing Death [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Oct 15 2014]
Meet terminally ill cancer patient Brittany Maynard: Gene Robinson defends Maynard’s decision to end her life on November 1: Many people would call this suicide, pure and simple. But life is much more complex, and the human spirit much more creative, ...
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