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Avadel Pharmaceuticals Announces Divestiture of Pediatric Business

12 02 2018

Cerecor to acquire Avadel’s pediatric assetsEnters into license agreement to develop four LiquiTime™ or Micropump® productsDUBLIN, Ireland, Feb. 12, 2018 -- Avadel Pharmaceuticals plc (NASDAQ:AVDL) (“Avadel” or “the Company”) today announced that it has entered into an asset purchase agreement with Cerecor, Inc (“Cerecor”) whereby Cerecor will acquire the Avadel pediatric portfolio. In connection with this transaction, Avadel and Cerecor will enter into a license and development agreement pursuant to which Avadel will develop up to four product formulations for Cerecor using Avadel’s LiquiTime™ and Micropump® technologies.  Under the asset purchase agreement, Cerecor will acquire the Company’s four commercial pediatric products, Karbinal™ ER, Cefaclor for Oral Suspension, Flexichamber™ and AcipHex® Sprinkle™, and Cerecor will assume Avadel’s remaining payment obligations to Deerfield CSF, LLC, including a $15 million note due in 2021 and its related...

Pipkins Opens New UK Data Center

12 02 2018

Dr. James Pipkins, President and CEO of Pipkins, Inc. We selected a premiere data center campus situated between and serving the Square Mile (London’s global financial district) and Tech City (the 3rd largest technology start-up cluster in the world). ST. LOUIS and LONDON February 12, 2018 Pipkins has opened a new data center in London, Dr. James Pipkins, President and CEO of Pipkins, Inc. officially announced today. Pipkins, Inc. is a leading provider of workforce management software solutions and services to the contact center industry. “To better serve our customers in the United Kingdom, continental Europe and the Middle East, we have opened a new data center in London,” said Dr. Pipkins. “We selected a premiere data center campus situated between and serving the Square Mile (London’s global financial district) and Tech City (the 3rd largest technology start-up cluster in the world). With its state-of-the-art colocation and interconnection services, reliability,...

Cedar Fair Extends accesso Passport® Agreement Through 2022

12 02 2018

ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 12, 2018 -- accesso Technology Group plc (AIM: ACSO) the premier technology solutions provider to leisure, entertainment, cultural, and hospitality markets, today announced an extension to its existing eCommerce agreement with Cedar Fair Entertainment Company (NYSE: FUN), one of the largest regional amusement-resort operators in the world. In the extension, Cedar Fair will continue to use the award-winning accesso Passport ticketing suite to power all of its parks' eCommerce services, providing guests with a simple and responsive shopping experience that works on all platforms including desktop, tablet and mobile devices.  The agreement is active now and continues through December, 2022. Financial terms are not being disclosed. "This agreement demonstrates our commitment to enhancing the guest experience, which for many begins online," said Brian Witherow, Chief Financial Officer, Cedar Fair. "Accesso is the premier ecommerce solutions provider...

Pipkins Opens New UK Data Centre

12 02 2018

Dr. James Pipkins, President and CEO of Pipkins, Inc. We selected a premiere data centre campus situated between and serving the Square Mile (London’s global financial district) and Tech City (the 3rd largest technology start-up cluster in the world). ST. LOUIS and LONDON (PRWEB UK) 12 February 2018 Pipkins has opened a new data centre in London, Dr. James Pipkins, President and CEO of Pipkins, Inc. officially announced today. Pipkins, Inc. is a leading provider of workforce management software solutions and services to the contact centre industry. “To better serve our customers in the United Kingdom, continental Europe and the Middle East, we have opened a new data centre in London,” said Dr. Pipkins. “We selected a premiere data centre campus situated between and serving the Square Mile (London’s global financial district) and Tech City (the 3rd largest technology start-up cluster in the world). With its state-of-the-art colocation and interconnection services, reliability,...

Inland Detox Appoints Dr. Sandra Cox, MD as New Medical Director

11 02 2018

Dr. Sandra Cox, MD Psychiatrist, Inland Detox We are lucky to bring Dr. Sandra Cox on-board with Inland Detox. Her care and concern for the patients she serves matches our spirit of service and dedication to our clients. TEMECULA, Calif. February 11, 2018 Inland Detox, Inc. is proud to announce the appointment of Dr. Sandra Cox, MD as the Medical Director of our residential detox program. Dr. Cox is board certified in Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. Dr. Cox has extensive experience treating alcohol dependence, alcohol-induced mental disorders, bi-polar disorder, major depressive disorder, opioid dependence and post-traumatic stress disorder. Dr. Cox earned her MD from the University of Missouri School of Medicine in 1991. Dr. Cox completed her residency program through the University of Colorado Health Science Center in Psychiatry and stands as a Diplomat of the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology. Dr. Cox worked in both private practice...

Roy E. Smoker Honored as Biography of the Year and as a Professional of the Year for Two Consecutive Years by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

10 02 2018

Huntington Beach, CA, February 10, 2018 -- Roy E. Smoker of Huntington Beach, California has been honored as the Biography of the Year for 2018 and as a Professional of the Year for two consecutive years, 2017 and 2018, by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for his outstanding contributions and achievements for over 46 years in the field of defense.About Roy E. SmokerDr. Smoker is the CAED of MCR, which is a defense contractor providing strategy and solution services to customers including the U.S. Defense, Civil and National Security Departments and Agencies, leading companies in the aerospace and defense industrial base and related organizations in the international arena. He liaises and interacts with defense contractors regarding military budgets. Dr. Smoker is a Cost Analyst for new systems and new technology.Born on December 7, 1943 in Richmond, Indiana, Dr. Smoker obtained a Ph.D. in Economics and Public Finance from the University of Missouri, Columbia in 1984. He retired...

Jillian Stewart Reflects on a Decade in Family Medicine and OB-GYN

09 02 2018

Last year, Jillian Stewart, a Fellow of The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, celebrated 10 years in her career as a medical practitioner. Press Release - updated: Feb 9, 2018 14:45 EST Jensen Beach, Florida, February 9, 2018 - Jillian Stewart originally graduated from Vancouver's University of British Columbia in 2002, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology and Immunology. "I started a course in general biology at Malaspina University-College in Nanaimo," says Stewart, "before transferring to the University of British Columbia to complete a Bachelor of Science." Newly qualified, Stewart subsequently landed her first role with the Greater Vancouver Regional District. "Throughout my career I have always aimed to promote optimal wellness for women, sharing a sense of duty and enthusiasm towards our wider goals in medicine," Jillian Stewart "As a bacteriologist and quality control technician for the Greater Vancouver Regional District, I performed analysis...

Cochlear reveals winners of the 2018 Graeme Clark and Anders Tjellström scholarships

08 02 2018

CENTENNIAL, Colo., Feb. 8, 2018 -- Cochlear Limited (ASX: COH), the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, reveals today the winners of the 16th annual Graeme Clark and the seventh annual Anders Tjellström scholarships. The scholarships, named after two pioneers of the hearing implant industry, recognize Cochlear™ Nucleus® Implant and Baha® System recipients in the United States and Canada who uphold the Cochlear ideals of leadership and humanity, and demonstrate high academic achievement. Eight Cochlear Nucleus Implant and Baha System recipients receive the 2018 Graeme Clark and Anders Tjellström scholarships. "We are extremely proud to recognize these eight outstanding young leaders who have persevered and overcome the challenges of hearing loss to achieve the high goals they've set for themselves," said Tony Manna, President, Cochlear Americas. "At Cochlear it is our honor to deliver the innovative hearing implant technology that will continue...

The Empower Group Sets 2018 Goals to Save More Rural Hospitals

07 02 2018

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The Empower Group Sets 2018 Goals to Save More Rural Hospitals

06 02 2018

KANSAS CITY, Mo., February 6, 2018 - The Empower Group, a family-owned Florida corporation, has announced its intentions to continue its expansion into the acquisition and management of rural and critical access hospitals through its subsidiary EmpowerHMS (empowerhms.com), headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri. Led by the Perez family of Miami, Florida, the Empower Group is headed up by CEO Jorge Perez. This initiative continues an ongoing strategy initiated by Empower to identify, assess and take over operations of distressed hospitals across the United States in order to avert their closure. The current number in Empower’s network is nearing 20 and growing. For companies like Empower, the market for distressed hospitals on the brink is unfortunately plentiful. Over 82 rural hospitals have been shuddered since 2010, with more than 700 currently at risk of closure within 10 years. What would lead such a strong company as Empower to enter into what is recognized...

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