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St. Louis News: Walter R. Bosch, DSc, named fellow of national physicists organization

ST LOUIS, MO – Walter R. Bosch, DSc, associate professor of radiation oncology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, has been elected a fellow of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine.  He was recognized for, among other contributions, his work involving data standards and interoperable exchange of radiotherapy information. Bosch received … Continue reading St. Louis News: Walter R. Bosch, DSc, named fellow of national physicists organization

Missouri News: Former Washington University Official, Barbara “Basia” Skudrzyk, Indicted for Embezzling from Medical School

ST LOUIS, MO – Barbara “Basia” Skudrzyk, a/k/a Barbara “Basia” Najarro, of St. Louis, was indicted Thursday, September 6, 2018 on six counts of mail fraud. The indictment alleges that beginning in May 2010 and continuing through July 31, 2018, Skudrzyk defrauded Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri of in excess of approximately $300,000 through … Continue reading Missouri News: Former Washington University Official, Barbara “Basia” Skudrzyk, Indicted for Embezzling from Medical School

Washington University News: Necita Roa, MD memorial service planned Sept. 15

ST LOUIS, MO – A memorial service in honor of Necita Roa, MD, will take place at 8:30 a.m. September, 15, 2018 in Graham Chapel on the Danforth Campus. Roa was associate professor emerita of anesthesiology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.  She died in May at age 74. _____ Read Obituary … Continue reading Washington University News: Necita Roa, MD memorial service planned Sept. 15

HORSHAM, Pa. | Toxics from manufacturing turn up in public water systems

HORSHAM, Pa.  — Lauren Woeher wonders if her 16-month-old daughter has been harmed by tap water contaminated with toxic industrial compounds used in products like nonstick cookware, carpets and fast-food wrappers. Henry Betz, at 76, rattles around his house alone at night, thinking about the water his family unknowingly drank for years that was tainted … Continue reading HORSHAM, Pa. | Toxics from manufacturing turn up in public water systems

Washington University News: Gift allows Siteman Cancer Center to establish resiliency program for nurses

ST LOUIS, MO – A $500,000 donation to Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis will be used to provide resiliency training for nurses at Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and the School of Medicine.  The program will be aimed at improving care for them and, ultimately, their patients. The gift establishes the … Continue reading Washington University News: Gift allows Siteman Cancer Center to establish resiliency program for nurses

Missouri News: Chief justice, John Roberts, Jr. attends law awards event

ST LOUIS, MO – John Roberts Jr., chief justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, attended the School of Law’s 2018 Distinguished Alumni Awards event recently. Kevin Lipson, a 1980 alumnus who was honored this year, is a partner at Roberts’ former law firm.  Read more about all of the honorees on the School of Law … Continue reading Missouri News: Chief justice, John Roberts, Jr. attends law awards event

Beko US-Sponsored Home Places First in Appliance Contest in U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2017

BOLINGBROOK, Ill.,/Oct. 17, 2017 (StlRealEstate.News) — Beko US (www.beko.us) is proud to announce that one of its sponsored teams, the University of California at Berkeley/ University of Denver, has won first prize in the appliance competition of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2017. The team’s home, RISE, which stands for Residential, Inviting, Stackable, Efficient, … Continue reading Beko US-Sponsored Home Places First in Appliance Contest in U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2017

Pharmavite Appoints Matthew Roberts to New Role of Executive Vice President, Chief Technical and Quality Officer

NORTHRIDGE, CA/July 3, 2017 (STL.News) – Pharmavite LLC, one of the largest U.S. manufacturers of high-quality vitamins, minerals and other dietary supplements announced it has appointed Matthew Roberts to the role of Executive Vice President, Chief Technical and Quality Officer. In this new role, Roberts will report directly to Pharmavite’s CEO and oversee the following … Continue reading Pharmavite Appoints Matthew Roberts to New Role of Executive Vice President, Chief Technical and Quality Officer