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Vital Signs EMS Conference
VITAL SIGNS EMS CONFERENCE
October 29-01, 2020
Vital Signs EMS Conference will be showcasing many of the extraordinary aspects of EMS and healthcare found only in Saratoga Springs. This event provided high quality and cutting edge EMS education by providing access to national and world-renowned educators through a forum that is accessible and af...

Internal Medicine for Primary Care
INTERNAL MEDICINE FOR PRIMARY CARE
October 30-01, 2020
The Internal Medicine for Primary Care conference will cover areas like Internal Medicine for Primary Care Physicians, Issues in Women's Health Cardio, Pulmonary for Primary Care Physicians, Neurology for the Non-Neurologist.

SHARESHARESHARE
Amil is an iconic healthcare company in Brazil and is part of the UnitedHealth Group, the largest and most diversified healthcare group in the world, offering benefits and services in more than 130 countries to about 140 million people. We combine expertise and leadership to coordinate all agents of the health system, creating sustainable relationships to meet and meet the needs of each individual and allow them to live their best, with the right care, at the right time and in the right place.
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OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma launched an ad campaign Monday to tell people harmed by their powerful prescription opioid where they can file claims against the company. The $23.8 million campaign is part of Purdue's bankruptcy proceedings as it tries to resolve close to 3,000 lawsuits over its role in the opioid crisis. Notifying people who may have claims against a company is a standard part of a bankruptcy case. But Purdue’s efforts —worked out with input from a committee of cr...

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The French biotech Diabeloop has raised €31M to launch an artificial pancreas device designed to automatically control the blood glucose levels of type 1 diabetes patients. According to Diabeloop, this is the biggest Series B round raised by a European company developing therapies that use artificial intelligence. The round was led by the French family office Cemag Invest, and includes new French firms Odyssée Ventures and AGIR dom, and the Indian investment firm ADAG. Diabeloop will...

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Plantronics, Inc. (NYSE: PLT) ("Poly" or the "Company") today announced second quarter fiscal year 2020 results for the period ending September 30, 2019. Highlights of the second quarter include the following: “During the second quarter, we made further progress reducing our debt and managing corporate spend,” said Chuck Boynton, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. “As we analyze inventory levels across our value chain, in light of the evol...
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After more than 2,600 lawsuits nationwide involving their role in the opioid epidemic sweeping through the country, Purdue Pharma — the manufacturer of prescription painkiller OxyContin — filed for bankruptcy Sept. 16. In 2017, opioids were responsible for 47,600 of the 70,237 U.S. drug overdose deaths — with more than 28,000 of these opioid-related deaths being attributed to synthetic opioids, such as fentanyl. From 1999 to 2017, more than 400,000 Americans have died from opio...

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EVENTS

Internal Medicine for Primary Care
INTERNAL MEDICINE FOR PRIMARY CARE
October 30-01, 2020
The Internal Medicine for Primary Care conference will cover areas like Internal Medicine for Primary Care Physicians, Issues in Women's Health Cardio, Pulmonary for Primary Care Physicians, Neurology for the Non-Neurologist.

Symposium on Advanced Wound Care Fall
SYMPOSIUM ON ADVANCED WOUND CARE FALL
October 30-01, 2020
The Symposium on Advanced Wound Care Fall meeting (SAWC Fall) serves as a forum to connect the entire wound care team — physicians, nurses, physical therapists, researchers, scientists, podiatrists, and dietitians — with the foremost experts in wound care to improve patient outcomes thro...