First COVID-19 Vaccines Could Be Administered By Year’s End

The first shots of a vaccine against the coronavirus may be administered before year’s end if all goes according to schedule. Biotech company Moderna announced Monday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration will likely consider whether to grant its vaccine emergency use authorization on or about December 17. Moderna follows drugmaker partners Pfizer and BioNTech, who have an FDA meeting scheduled […]

How New York City Achieved UN Aim to Effectively End HIV/AIDS

  Dr. Demetre Daskalakis will soon leave his position as deputy commissioner for disease control at the New York City Department of Health and move to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, where he will oversee the U.S. HIV/AIDS prevention office. In New York, Daskalakis designed a plan that helped the city achieve the U.N. goals of […]

Bombardier and Alstom Confirm Receipt of All Necessary Regulatory Approvals to Complete Bombardier Transportation Sale to Alstom

MONTRÉAL, Dec. 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bombardier (TSX: BBD.B) and Alstom announced today that all necessary regulatory approvals required to complete the sale of Bombardier Transportation to Alstom have been received. Bombardier and Alstom now expect the transaction to close on January 29, 2021. About Bombardier With over 52,000 employees across two business segments, […]

Philips Ambient Experience helps Phoenix Children’s Hospital deliver pediatric-centered cancer care

December 1, 2020 Patient-friendly atmosphere creates positive distraction through the use of engaging audio, video, and lights to help children relax and prepare for PET/CT examinations to diagnose cancer Industry-unique radiology department solution aims to support first-time-right diagnosis and therapy monitoring by alleviating fear and anxiety in patients, thereby reducing the need for repeat scans […]

Philips highlights its expanding enterprise imaging informatics portfolio at RSNA 2020

December 1, 2020 Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today highlighted its expanding enterprise imaging informatics portfolio that is enabling healthcare providers to advance digital health transformation at RSNA 2020. Informatics solutions play an important role in diagnosis and treatment, as well as the management […]

Colliers Promotes Rebecca Finley to Chief Brand and People Officer

Finley to further drive Colliers’ brand and people strategy in expanded global role TORONTO, Dec. 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Leading diversified professional services and investment management firm Colliers International Group Inc. (NASDAQ and TSX: CIGI) announced the promotion of Rebecca (Becky) Finley to the newly created role of Chief Brand and People Officer, effective […]

Xceedance Announces Expansion of Actuarial and Analytics Services for Insurance Organizations

Insurance industry veteran and actuarial expert Matthew Duke to lead the global Actuarial and Analytics Services practice at Xceedance BOSTON, Dec. 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Xceedance, a global provider of strategic insurance consulting and technology servicing insurance organizations worldwide, today announced the expansion of its global Actuarial and Analytics Services practice, led by Matthew Duke, […]

TRAXX Payments Pte Ltd Selects Acuant for Leading KYC Solution to Provide Secure Transactions and Streamline its Payment Services

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Acuant, a leading global provider of identity verification solutions, today announced it was selected by TRAXX Payments Pte Ltd, a global payment processing service provider, to create a seamless digital Know Your Customer (KYC) process for its clients. Utilizing Acuant’s AssureID and FaceID, TRAXX has replaced its manual process of visually inspecting documents […]