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News Releases for Life and Health Sciences

University technology managers meeting could impact Indiana economic development

February 14, 2013 — More than 200 Midwestern university technology managers, researchers and administrators will gather in Indianapolis this summer at a meeting that could have an impact on economic development in Indiana’s thriving life sciences and information technology industries.

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IUPUI forum showcases commercialization and entrepreneurial opportunities

James Gladden at Enterprise ShowcaseDecember 11, 2012 — INDIANAPOLIS -- The IUPUI Innovation to Enterprise Showcase & Forum brought together researchers from across the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis campus Nov. 28 to present opportunities for collaborative business development with the outside world.

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McKinney School of Law expert comments on OIG report assessing electronic health records subsidies

Nicolas P. TerryNovember 29, 2012 —  INDIANAPOLIS -- The Office of the Inspector General in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services released a critical, early assessment of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services oversight of the subsidy program for electronic health records.

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IUPUI forum presents opportunities to partner in IUPUI entrepreneurial projects

Innovation to EnterpriseNovember 16, 2012 — INDIANAPOLIS -- Interested in getting in on the ground floor of the development and financing of the next great research-based innovative business or product?

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Tackling tobacco addiction topic of program for health care providers

November 1, 2012 — When an adult in the Richmond area has an appointment with a physician, physician assistant, dentist, nurse or dental hygienist in the future, the health care provider is likely to bring up a new topic: tobacco.

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IU-led research will help dentists determine potential cavity sites, offer preventive treatment

Andrea Ferreira ZandonaOctober 24, 2012 — The results of a four-year, $3.4 million National Institutes of Health-funded study led by a researcher at the Indiana University School of Dentistry will help dentists identify which at-risk sites on teeth are likely to become cavities if no preventive action is taken.

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Nanomanufacturing expert to give free public talks at IUPUI

October 16, 2012 — A nanomanufacturing expert will deliver two free public talks for researchers and the general public this month at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis.

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IU School of Nursing awarded Robert Wood Johnson Foundation grant to study doctoral education

Dean Marion BroomeOctober 5, 2012 — Indiana University School of Nursing has been awarded a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Evaluating Innovations in Nursing Education grant in support of a study examining the stages of decision-making that lead to careers in nursing education. Findings will be used to develop strategies for increasing enrollment in doctoral programs as well as the numbers of graduates who seek and are retained in faculty roles.

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School of Public Health at IUPUI named for Fairbanks in honor of Foundation's $20 million gift

Fairbanks School of Public Health Naming CeremonySeptember 27, 2012 — IU ceremony is one of two naming events for state’s only public health schools

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