A $150 million gift from Abu Dhabi’s government built The Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation at Children’s National Medical Center. The Institute focuses on R&D that will transform pediatric surgery.
Note that FDA plays a major role in monitoring the process and steps involved in the manufacturing of medicines. This is to guarantee the safety of the public. Groups like Physicians Against Drug Shortages led by Phillip Zweig have falsely accused GPOs and other organizations of drug shortage causes, though the FDA has come out to say there is no validity to these claims. The FDA has been assigned the authority to halt the production of drugs if they found out that the required manufacturing practices are not followed. Resolving the FDA compliance issues usually takes an extended period resulting in a severe disruption in the supply of medication.
Dr. Margaret Hamburg was recently announced as president-elect for the American Association for the Advancement of Science or AAAS, started her term in February of 2017. Dr. Hamburg is a foreign secretary of the National Academy of Medicine as well as board member of the Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy. These roles she continues to hold as well as the new AAAS president-elect role.
It has been discovered that some of Mannatech’s health supplements just might have the ability to enhance overall video game performance. Mannatech’s Ambrotose powder supplements have shown to shown an improvement for the player.
The study involved patients at one hospital in Florida and the results are preliminary — a concussion blood test based on the two proteins studied or on other so-called biomarkers under review is likely at least a few years away from routine use.
They set up a six-year plan to eradicate polio, with donations going to help fund clinics and door-to-door vaccinations in Pakistan and parts of Afghanistan. The UAE Ambassador to the United States, Yousef Al Otaiba (https://ambassadoryousefalotaiba.wordpress.com/), recently announced that over 85 million vaccines have been distributed throughout Pakistan as part of this plan.