The Reverend Dr. LaKeesha Walrond Joins Board of Directors of Foundation for Opioid Response Efforts (FORE)
September 22, 2021 11:16 ET | Foundation for Opioid Response Efforts
New York, Sept. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Foundation for Opioid Response Efforts (FORE) today announced that The Reverend Dr. LaKeesha Walrond, President of the New York Theological Seminary...
First-in-human clinical trial for a vaccine to treat opioid use disorders enrolls first patients
September 07, 2021 08:30 ET | University of Minnesota Medical School
MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL, Sept. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The first patients have been enrolled in a phase 1 randomized placebo-controlled clinical trial to study a therapeutic vaccine for opioid use...
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CDC Updates List of Health Conditions that Can Increase the Risk of Severe Illness from COVID-19 to include Substance Use Disorders New York & Bethesda, May 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Health officials have released an update that individuals with substance use disorders (SUD) are at a heightened risk for serious...
Sorrento Releases Positive Results of Phase 1B Trial of Resiniferatoxin (RTX) In Reduction of OsteoArthritis (OA) Knee Pain
September 28, 2020 09:00 ET | Sorrento Therapeutics, Inc.
Phase 1b safety data at 6 month post-administration and Day 84 efficacy data available for all patients enrolled.No dose limiting toxicities at any of the doses tested (up to 30 ug) at 6 months...
PhytoSciences Consultants GmbH Announced West African Expansion with Launch of PhytoSciences Ghana Consultants Limited in an Ongoing Effort to Support Legalizing Medical Cannabis
September 22, 2020 03:00 ET | PhytoSciences Consultants Ghana Limited
ACCRA, Ghana, Sept. 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PhytoSciences Consultants GmbH, an international consulting firm, announced the expansion of its services to West Africa, providing regulatory,...
UPMC Center for High-Value Health Care Awarded $1 Million to Support Substance Use Disorder Care in Bedford and Somerset Counties
September 21, 2020 10:42 ET | UPMC Health Plan
PITTSBURGH, Sept. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The UPMC Center for High-Value Health Care (Center), a nonprofit research organization housed within UPMC Health Plan, was awarded $1 million from the...
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Aegis Sciences Corporation Announces National Launch of Expanded Novel Psychoactive Substance Testing
July 27, 2020 12:10 ET | Aegis Sciences Corporation
NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 27, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aegis Sciences Corporation, a leading healthcare company that provides clinically innovative medication compliance testing and consulting services...
Premera Blue Cross offers zero cost share virtual mental health and substance use disorder treatment during COVID-19 pandemic
April 21, 2020 15:02 ET | Premera Blue Cross
Mountlake Terrace, Wash., April 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Premera Blue Cross, a leading health plan in the Pacific Northwest, today announced an expansion of its zero cost share options for...
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athenahealth Hosts Boston Medical Center for Interview Exploring How Data and Insights Will Play a Critical Role in Helping to Reduce Opioid Deaths in the Future
February 24, 2020 09:00 ET | athenahealth, Inc.
WATERTOWN, Mass., Feb. 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- athenahealth, Inc., a leading provider of network-enabled services for ambulatory and enterprise customers nationwide, has released a new video...
SPR Therapeutics Announces 1000th Sprint PNS Procedure
December 04, 2019 08:30 ET | SPR Therapeutics, Inc.
CLEVELAND, Dec. 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SPR Therapeutics, Inc., a leader in neurostimulation technology for pain management, announced today the successful commercial placement of its 1000th...