Archive: August 2000

NIH Research Prioritizes Women

August 31st, 2000 by

Prompted by critical reports that federally funded research often lacks female participation, the National Institutes of Health announced that it is strengthening its guidelines to close the gender gap on medical research. This response stems,… Continued

Mark Your Calendar

August 31st, 2000 by

September 6-9 Society for Healthcare Strategy and Market Development’s Rediscovering the Magic in Healthcare conference. Orlando. 312/422-3888, http:stratsociety.org. September 8-10 BioConferences International’s Natural Pharmacy 2000 conference. Palm Springs, Calif. 914/834-3100, http://www.bioconfer- ences.com. September 13-14 American… Continued

Media Insight

August 31st, 2000 by

Praxis Post (http://praxis.md) 36 W. 25th Street, 7th floor New York, NY 10010 If you’re looking to reach physicians in an irreverent online environment that appeals to their appetite for lively debate, Praxis Post should… Continued

Media Moves

August 31st, 2000 by

Arrivals The Red Herring Stasia Bochnowski joins as research reporter. She writes company profiles on both public and private enterprises. She also provides research for biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and medical device-related stories. Email at stasia.bochnowski@redherring.com. AHA… Continued

Media Heavyweights Lend PSA Support

August 31st, 2000 by

Chances are you’ll soon see a PSA for the Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research. More than 20 of the country’s top media company executives are throwing their support behind the PSA campaign to raise… Continued

This Just In…

August 28th, 2000 by

U.S. Newswire introduces SourceLink, a Web-based query service designed to connect journalists with expert sources in the public affairs arena. The National Press Club is contributing sources to the database. Busted: Alan Nevins, a literary… Continued

Hotline

August 28th, 2000 by

Inside Busts Out. It was only a matter of time until Inside.com parent company Powerful Media made the move to expand its empire offline. The harbinger of all things media-related plans to launch a print… Continued

New Features

August 28th, 2000 by

New York State of Mind. Next month the New York Daily News will introduce a free, evening paper to fuel the news cravings of the city that never sleeps – and, many pundits observe, to… Continued

On the Record

August 28th, 2000 by

Ad-Vantage. Want to ingratiate yourself with journalists? It helps if you can feel their pain – at least vicariously. Media relations guru Lisa Kovitz (Burson- Marsteller) attended a recent Publicity Club of New York meeting… Continued

Media Moves

August 28th, 2000 by

Dallas Morning News staff writer Jennifer Files leaves to join the San Jose Mercury News as telecommunications access reporter. 408/920-5026. Her replacement is Vikas Bajaj. 214/977-8389. Crayton Harrison replaces Bajaj as technology reporter. 214/977-8969 …Lydia… Continued