Association Societies

Description The quarterly Procurement Division Meeting will feature multiple speakers and panelists addressing current defense industrial base issues and today’s challenges facing the acquisition and procurement community.
2018-12-15
The NDIA Policy team monitors, advocates for, and educates government stakeholders on, policy matters of importance to the defense industrial base. Our mission is to ensure the continued existence of a viable, competitive national technology and industrial base, strengthen the government-industry partnership through dialogue, and provide interaction between the legislative, executive, and judicial branches.
2018-12-15
Description Todd Balazs is the Digital Integration Officer for Naval Air Systems Command. Mr. Balazs will present on Digital Transformation at NAVAIR.  WHY ATTEND?Collaboration – Exchange views and information between government and industry on enhancing partnerships of common concern
2018-12-15
BOSTON - Already affecting more than five million Americans older than 65, Alzheimer's disease is on the rise and expected to impact more than 13 million people by 2050. Over the last three decades, researchers have relied on neuroimaging - brain scans such as magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) or positron emission tomography (PET) - to study Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative diseases. Yet these studies have so far failed to deliver consistent findings, leaving scientists with no clear path to finding treatments or cures.
2018-12-15
A homeless individual is one who lacks fixed and reliable housing, and it is estimated that 553,000 people fit that description on any given night in the United States. A new retrospective cohort study by investigators from Brigham and Women's Hospital and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center examines patterns, causes and outcomes of acute hospitalizations between 2007 and 2013 for homeless individuals and non-homeless control groups in three populous and diverse U.S. states: Florida, California and Massachusetts.
2018-12-15
MINNEAPOLIS, MN- December 14, 2018- University of Minnesota Medical School researchers decided to delve into an area where little data currently exists. They wanted to know what happens after these patients with abnormal blood glucose measurements are discharged? Are uncontrolled blood glucose levels associated with worse outcomes after patients are discharged from the hospital? Surprisingly, despite a large body of literature around management of blood glucose in the hospital - there are few studies that attempt to answer this question.
2018-12-15
IMAGE: Using the PET scan tracer Martinostat, Mass. General Hospital investigators found that expression of HDAC epigenetic enzymes (red) is higher in a brain region (arrows) known to be important for... view more 
2018-12-15
IMAGE: The Journal of Women's Health is a core multidisciplinary journal dedicated to the diseases and conditions that hold greater risk for or are more prevalent among women, as well as... view more 
2018-12-15
LA JOLLA, CA - For more than 20 years, scientists at Scripps Research have chipped away at the challenges of designing an HIV vaccine. Now new research, published in Immunity, shows that their experimental vaccine strategy works in non-human primates.
2018-12-15
IMAGE: This is an artists impression of the disc of dust and gas surrounding the massive protostar MM 1a, with its companion MM 1b forming in the outer regions. view more  Credit: J. D. Ilee / University of Leeds
2018-12-15