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July 25, 2016

August Corporate News Bites

These are shorter stories about some of our Corporate & Sustaining Members.

July 25, 2016

Wyle Acquired by KBR

KBR, Inc., announced it has completed the acquisition of Wyle, Inc.

July 25, 2016

United & TSA to Modernize Airport Screening

United Airlines and the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced plans to further modernize the airport security experience at several of the airline's largest hubs, marking the latest phase of an ongoing, collaborative strategy between United and the TSA to increase efficiency at security checkpoints and provide greater convenience for customers when applying for expedited screening.

July 25, 2016

Mayo Clinic Finds Liquid Biopsies Offer Better Tracking of Ovarian Cancer

Researchers at the Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine have found a promising new way to monitor and treat recurrence of ovarian cancer, a hard-to-detect disease that claims many lives.

July 25, 2016

ETC Contracted to Deliver ADMS to Fort McCoy

Environmental Tectonics Corporation’s (ETC’s) Simulation business unit, located in Orlando, FL, has been contracted to deliver an Advanced Disaster Management Simulator (ADMS) training system to U.S. Army installation Fort McCoy, located in Wisconsin.

July 25, 2016

NIOSH Launches App to Identify Chemical Hazards

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) announced the availability of a new mobile app version of its longstanding Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards.

July 25, 2016

Baxter Recognized by Points of Light

Baxter International Inc. was recognized for the third consecutive year as one of the most community-minded companies in the nation, as a part of the Civic 50. Civic 50 is an initiative of Points of Light - the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service, mobilizes millions of people to take action and change the world.

July 25, 2016

ALPA Celebrates Over 30 Years of Promoting Piloting

The Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA), reached a record 8,900 school students during the 2015–2016 academic year as the union celebrated more than 30 years of reaching new audiences to encourage men and women to consider becoming airline pilots.

July 25, 2016

Air Canada Foundation Raises Money to Help Canadian Children

The Air Canada Foundation's fifth annual golf tournament netted a substantial amount in support of organizations focused on the health and well-being of children in Canada.

June 27, 2016

July 2016 Corporate News Bites

These are shorter stories about some of our Corporate & Sustaining Members.

June 27, 2016

Baxter Releases Compliance Data on Infusion System

In June, Baxter highlighted compliance data showing facilities that implemented Sigma Spectrum Infusion Systems achieved an overall average of 97% drug library compliance within the first 30 days of implementation.

June 27, 2016

Mayo Study Shows Increase in Parkinsons

The incidence of Parkinson’s disease and parkinsonism increased significantly in 30 years from 1976 to 2005, Mayo Clinic researchers reported in a study in JAMA Neurology.

June 27, 2016

NIOSH Releases App Addressing Ergonomics in Mining

A new mobile app for ergonomic audits in the mining industry is now available from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH).

June 27, 2016

SAA Introduces Girls to Aviation

As part of the national ‘Take a Girl Child to Work Day,’ South African Airways (SAA) hosted a group of learners at its headquarters.