First U.S. Company to Base Aircraft in Liberia for General Aviation and Aero-Medical Evacuation

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MONROVIA, Liberia, Sept. 24, 2015 / PRNewswire — This month Aspen Medical International (AMI) will begin operating a Beechcraft Corporation 1900C (B1900C) from James Spriggs Payne Airport, Monrovia, Liberia. The turboprop will provide general aviation and Aero-Medical Evacuation (AME) services to West Africa including Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea, Cote d’Ivoire, Ghana, Senegal, Mali, Niger, & […]

Personna® Medical Showcases DermaBlade® At The 23rd World Congress of Dermatology

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VERONA, Virginia, June 3, 2015 / PRNewswire — Personna Medical, a leading provider of high-quality blades for medical applications, announced today that it will showcase the world’s premier shave biopsy tool, the Personna DermaBlade® at the 23rd World Congress of Dermatology (“WCD”) Meeting in Vancouver, British Columbia which takes place on June 8-12, 2015. Visit […]

Johnson & Johnson Expands IP Policy to Create Broad Access in 128 Countries for Development of New and Optimized HIV Medicine Formulations for Children Living with HIV

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– Expanded Policy will Increase Access for Darunavir Pediatric Formulations in 128 Resource-Limited Countries RARITAN, New Jersey, May 11, 2015 / PRNewswire – Johnson & Johnson today announced that its Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies have furthered their commitment to improve the health of children living with HIV through an expanded policy aimed at enhancing access to its HIV […]

Elekta apporte un traitement contre le cancer à des millions de personnes en Afrique

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– Ian Alexander de chez Elekta déclare que le manque de traitements actuel est « totalement inacceptable » STOCKHOLM et PRETORIA, Afrique du Sud, le 7 mai 2015 /PRNewswire/ — En Afrique, le cancer tue plus de personnes que le VIH/SIDA, le paludisme et la tuberculose réunis[1]. Environ 40 pour cent des cas de cancer peuvent être évités[2] et 40 pour cent […]

Elekta to bring cancer treatment to millions in Africa

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– Elekta’s Ian Alexander says current lack of treatment is “totally unacceptable” STOCKHOLM and PRETORIA, South Africa, May 6, 2015 / PRNewswire — In Africa, cancer kills more people than HIV/AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis combined[1]. Approximately 40 percent of cancer cases can be prevented[2] and 40 percent can be cured with the right treatment[3]. Together […]

MCW Facilitates Historic Partnership To Provide Interdisciplinary Healthcare Training In Tanzania

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– An innovative collaboration between the Tanzanian Government through its Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, Muhimbili University, New York University College of Nursing and MCW set to begin next month. NEW YORK, April 27, 2015 / PRNewswire – As part of its Oral Health Care Initiative, which has the vision to improve oral health care […]

The Hidden Opportunity for Climate Compatible Development

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WASHINGTON, April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Aspen Global Health and Development, the Global Leaders Council for Reproductive Health, and the U.S. Agency for International Development hosted a dialogue with high-level thought leaders and policymakers to explore the hidden opportunity for climate compatible development. Tony Dokoupil, host of MSNBC Shift’s Greenhouse, moderated the conversation with the […]