Scott Rocklage Helps 5AM Ventures with Healthcare Dilemma’s

Scott Rocklage who holds a PhD had joined forces with 5AM Ventures back in 2003. In 2004 Scott became the managing partner and attained his B.S. from the University of California in Chemistry with a PhD from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

 

Scott contains a mass of knowledge in the healthcare management department and for more than just two decades he has shown his profound skills in leadership by using his knowledge in healthcare. Of his many accomplishments, he is well known for his approval of applications of three very popular drugs. The approval of Omniscan as well as Teslascan and the Cubicin drug. All of these drugs were approved by the FDA. He is the owner of more than 30 patents and has been known to be involved in the initation of 6 drug candidates for their drug clinical trial periods.

 

Scott Rocklage has used his massive leadership skills to serve on some of the best and well known pharmaceutical companies. He has worked on the boards of the Amersham Health as the CEO and as the president as well as serving as the executive chairman as well as the co-president of the business Ilypsa.

 

Joining forces with 5AM Ventures in 2003 after business partners John Diekman and Andrew Schwab founded the business. They currently are involved with 90 investments in a group of companies which deals with biotechnology as well as health care and in wellness companies. The business 5AM Ventures is California based and provides seeds for many early stage investments involved with their clients.

 

They are dedicated to bring the era of science companies and the deliverance of impressive returns back to the people who invest heavily in their business. It will work to bring together the diagnosing as well as the prevention to and treatment of medical related problems and issues. The business brings together a number of professionals who are experts in science as well as in medical to the operation and finance departments of the business. They work to be involved actively for the helping of the setup of one’s company as well as the strategy of the company and recruiting of members involved in the company. It also works to be involved in the fundraising of the business and development of the business.

 

In order to be sure that they are working properly with their businesses, 5AM Ventures works to keep a hands on approach with the companies they work with. They offer short term roles within the company as well as offering their assistance through step by step guidance.

 

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How Chris Burch Envisions The Tech Influence on Fashion

The cliché “thinking outside the box” really does apply to Chris Burch’s view of business and, well, the world really. He has always had that ability. He’s invested in and consulted other businesses for many years and the companies soared ahead because of the advice he provided. Currently Chris Burch is the founder and CEO of Burch Capital. He’s considered a serial entrepreneur because of the vast amount of success he’s had growing companies, both his own and others that he’s helped to put on the right path toward better strategies.

 

Because of his own success due to his visionary outlook, he views technology as having a strong influence on which companies hold entrepreneurial promise. He encourages others to that way of thinking too. Lately, Burch has noticed technology’s influence on fashion, and vice versa. The rapid rise of higher technology in our day to day life creates a need for our clothing to adapt to it and designers have begun to consider this too. The trend has recently picked up speed. Burch is the kind of entrepreneur and investor who takes notice of trends like this, usually before most other people do.

 

Using recycled materials for clothing has been happening for a while now, partly because technology has made it possible. SegraSegra used bicycle inner tubes to create t-shirts and jackets and Emma Whiteside created a gown made from radiator copper. The demand is there and the fashion industry is introducing pieces that accommodate new technology. When the boom box got popular in the 70s, evolving into the Walkman years later, it was depicted in pop culture. Fashion dictates what we see in the media while the media mirrors fashion. Consumers want what they see.

 

Designers are coming out with pieces specifically for the technology we are currently using too. Anna Haupt and Terese Alstin introduced air bags worn around the neck which protect cyclers on impact, an alternative to the bike helmet. Diane Von Furstenberg gave the new Google Glasses a boost by having her models wear them in one of her recent shows. Fashion is apparently on board with the current trend of high tech wearing apparel.

 

Chris Burch is involved in the branding and production of things like office products, furniture, resorts, homes and apparel. It’s his knack for understanding the future market. Burch Capital also consults other entrepreneurs and facilitates their move in that direction.

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Thor Halvorssen, Founder Of The Human Rights Foundation, Fearful Of Authoritarian Rise

With the election of Donald Trump in the United States, it seems that authoritarianism is on the rise throughout the world. Authoritarian rulers are strong men. They often rise to power by blaming their countries woes on a vulnerable population to create an “us versus them” dichotomy. After fabricating this scare, the authoritarian then offers their services in fighting back against “them.” In Donald Trump’s case, he has blamed much of the country’s problems on refugees and immigrants. He then followed up that scare with his own solutions of a Muslim travel ban and a southern border wall.

People like Thor Halvorssen are scared of the rise of authoritarian rule across the world. Authoritarianism often leads to human rights abuses, and that is particularly troubling for the 39-year-old founder of the Human Rights Foundation.

Fear amongst a certain population can drive unethical political decisions. If the authoritarian ruler whips up a no fear amongst the people, he can consolidate power within his own government. He can make his case by saying that he shouldn’t be tripped up by a bureaucracy; that he needs to make decisions quickly in order to fend off this fear. That is exactly when too much power falls and the lap of the wrong man. After checks and balances are vanquished, the authoritarian ruler is free to violate human rights in the name of safety or “national defense.”

Thor Halvorssen is a rising star in the human rights world. The incredibly articulate leader is bipartisan. He does not care if a world leader is liberal or conservative. In fact, he thinks there are many different kinds of governments that can run well while upholding a stellar human rights record. What he fears the most is the consolidation of power.

In a 2016 Fox News interview, Thor Halvorssen reiterated that checks and balances, as well as a separation of powers in government, is critical in defending human rights. Without these important stopgaps for those in power, world leaders tend to abuse their positions. Thor Halvorssen and his Human Rights Foundation are watching upcoming elections hoping that the age of authoritarianism is over.

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Hussain Sajwani: A Brilliant Property Developer and a Philanthropist

Back in the days when Dubai was nothing but just a small fishing port and a huge chunk of desert, Young and energetic Hussain Sajwani was busy supplying food to the American military in the first Golf War.

The food business was the first of his business expertise. In the mid 90’s, he branched into a new and a very lucrative business that would, later on, transform Dubai to the highest peak. Real estate was his new business, and during that period, he had built several hotels that were aimed at accommodating an increasing number of people flocking the emirates to trade and do business.

Later on, in 2002, Hussain Sajwani identified a huge market potential in real estate and formed DAMAC Properties. The company is one of the biggest property development institutions in the in Dubai. The company has an employee base of 2000 currently and has managed to work on several big budget projects in UAE.

The company has managed to collaborate with big names including the luxury villas styled by Bugatti, the luxury apartments with interiors done by the Versace and Fendi, leading Italian fashion houses. The latest high-profile collaboration was that with the Trump Organization, which is a Tiger Woods designed state-of-the-art golf course.

Hussain Sajwani and Donald Trump’s collaboration has seen the two rakes in almost $2 billion in sales of the luxury villas in the Trump International Golf Club. They do however maintain a friendship outside work and their families have remained close.

DAMAC Properties mainly focuses on developing luxury villas, apartments, and hotels around the UAE. Back in 2011, DAMAC Maison, which is a hospitality division that will be providing bespoke services to the residents of over 12,000 apartments.

Other than being an established business man, Hussain Sajwani is also a philanthropist. His charitable work has mainly been to help the government of UAE improves the standard of living of its citizens. The latest act of charity was when he donated AED two million to a campaign that was aimed at clothing one million deprived children across the world. This initiative was launched by the Vice-President and Prime Minister of UAE Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.

Hussain Sajwani has earned respect and admiration from both his peers and colleagues. He remains an idol for many young people who wish to follow his footsteps.

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Oncotarget Maximizes Impact of Medical Research

Oncotarget, an online medical research journal, is making strides to maximize the impact of medical research for doctors and patients around the globe. The medical journal was developed in 2010 with an emphasis on the development of new ways for medical professionals to engage with unique research opportunities. To date, Oncotarget has published over 2000 scholarly articles discussing a wide range of topics in the medical research community. These journals have led to the development of new medical protocols and the advancement of research in the oncological field. Oncotarget’s editorial staff includes Dr. Andrei Gudkov and Dr. Mikhail Blagoskionny, two of the most sought after oncological physicians in North America.

According to Dr. Blagoskionny, Oncotarget offers a unique opportunity for medical professionals to have their research published. Because Oncotarget uses a unique peer-to-peer sharing platform instead of the more traditionally used submission model of most medical journals, medical professionals feel encouraged to create and submit innovative and conceptual medical research projects as opposed to research projects that are commonly accepted. Dr. Blagoskionny and Dr. Gudkov have stated that the peer-to-peer sharing model set in place by Oncotarget also helps physicians to gain access the medical advances being made by their peers in the oncological field. Because of the medical advances made in the field of oncology and the access to publication given to physicians by Oncotarget, cancer patients are being helped in ways that were not conceivable even a decade ago. Visit Research Gate to learn more about Mikhail’s latest work.

Thanks to innovations made by Oncotarget, physicians in the southern region of the United States have reported an increase in research production as a result of the peer-to-peer sharing model. The editors of this medical research journal have been praised for the development of several unique research methods and publishing standards. With over 50 years of combined experienced in the field of oncology research between them, Dr. Blagoskionny and Dr. Gudkov have managed to create a way for physicians to unite for the common purpose of creating and sharing treatment plans, analytical research, and advanced theories about the epidemic of cancer and its massive spread across the western hemisphere. View Mikhail’s profile on Loop.

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Dr. Jennifer Walden: A Woman of Many Skills

Dr. Jennifer Walden, an acclaimed plastic surgeon, academic, and author, is without a doubt a successful, widely known and favored doctor and business owner. Walden first studied and graduated from medical school in her home state at University of Texas Medical Branch before moving to New York to further her career in a fellowship of aesthetic surgery at the Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital. She continued to work seven and a half years in New York after the fellowship, taking part in clinical trials that would advance silicone breast implants.

Following the birth of her twin sons, Dr. Walden moved back to Austin, Texas to be closer to family where she then opened her own private practice, Jennifer L. Walden, M.D. PLLC, and Walden Cosmetic Surgery Center, PLLC.

 

Since then, Walden has been honorably mentioned and recognized in media publications including Harper’s Bazaar’s April 2014 issue where she was selected as one of the ’24 Best Beauty Surgeons.’ She has been featured as a guest star on multiple national television outlets such as VH1’s Plastic Surgery Obsession, NBC’s The Today Show, Fox News Channel, and she even has her own lifestyle segment, “Looking Good and Living Well With Dr. Jennifer Walden’ on an Austin based local ABC station.

Publications include being featured on covers of Texas MD, Austin MD, Italian Vogue, and her words have been printed in articles of Vogue, Teen Vogue, New York Magazine, Cosmopolitan, and more.

 

Dr. Jennifer Walden coauthored a textbook entitled Aesthetic Plastic Surgery with Sherrell J. Aston and Douglas S. Steinbrech. Walden has worked as a consultant to the nation’s leading aesthetic companies Ideal Implant, Venus Concept, and ThermiAesthetics. As a philanthropist, Walden has volunteered and given generously to help those less fortunate, and she even stated that it’s been one of the more rewarding experiences in her life. The Austin Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, a campaign to raise funds to research blood cancers, chose Dr. Jennifer Walden as the runner-up for Austin’s Woman of the Year in June 2016.

 

To this day, Jennifer Walden remains a dedicated cosmetic surgeon, philanthropist, and mom.

 

 

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The Divine And Purposeful Kabbalah Centre

Kabbalah can simply be defined as the acqusition of knowledge on how to gain purpose and meaning in our lives. This entails the process of connecting to the Light -the essence of God- and how to maintain a long-lasting connection to this Light.According to the traditions of the Orthodox Jews, it is ancient wisdom that equips individuals with the ability to create joy and lasting fulfillment. Kabbalah provides an insight into God’s essence, his purpose for creation, and the world as well.The Kabbalah Centre is situated in Los Angeles, California, with global centers in locations like Toronto, and London. Its roots are traced to Rav Yehuda Ashlag, who was the first to sow the seed of the Kabbalah Center in Jerusalem in 1992. He was then replaced as the center’s teacher by Rav Yehuda Tzvi Brandwein, who was one of Rav Ashlag’s most dedicated students. Later, in 1969, the leadership was taken up by Rav Philip Berg and his wife, Karen.

In the U.S, the Kabbalah Center was established in 1965 as the National Research Institute of Kabbalah by Rav Tzvi Brandwein, and Rav Berg. This move is noted as one of the significant steps made in spreading Kabbalah internationally and also expanding the reach of the Kabbalah Center.Today, it offers teachings on the Zohar which is the core document of Kabbalah. It was authored by Rav Shimon Bar Yochai and written by his disciple, Rav Abba. The Kabbalah Center is a religious community-based organization that gives the students a chance to relate with like-minded individuals, share their ideas, and most importantly grow spiritually.

The practice of Kabbalah was restricted to the traditional Jews because it dealt with explanations of God that were not revealed in the Torah. However, there are many reasons why non-Jewish celebrities are showing interest in the practice of Kabbalah. One of the most notable inclusions is singer Madonna who stated that people are put on earth to help others, and that this is one of the tenets of Kabbalah.Marilyn Monroe was attracted to Kabbalah because of the concept of having a close family life, and even later converted to Judaism.

However, Orthodox Jews claim that Kabbalah, and the Kabbalah Center,are a departure to their traditions because it is suited for Jews older than 40 years due to the complex nature. This is particularly the case because, in the 1970s, Rav Berg was willing to offer their teachings without precondition. They suggest that for one to take part, they have to be officially converted and attained the specified age.

 

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Lung Stem Cell Treatment Benefits

Lung stem cell treatment can certainly improve the overall health and quality of life for those patients who suffer with serious lung disorders. Here are a few respiratory illnesses that can be treated by lung specialists using lung stem cell treatment:

– Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)

– Pulmonary Fibrosis

– Chronic Bronchitis

– Interstitial Lung Disease

There are a variety of stem cell treatment options. Your licensed lung specialist will help determine the best treatment option for you.

Lung stem cell treatment options include:

– Blood treatment

– Bone marrow treatment

– Stem cell extraction from bone marrow

– Stem cell extraction from blood

Here are some advantages you will receive when choosing stem cell treatment:

– Promotes natural healing

– Improve the quality of life

– Reduces the disease progression

– Reduce or eliminate inflammation

– Reduces damage to the respiratory system

– Reduces damage to the lungs

The Lung Institute understands that all patients are unique in nature and come from different backgrounds. The one thing is common is that they do have chronic lung conditions. However, all of their lifestyles have been lived differently. Some patients may have played sports or have enjoyed cooking a variety of different meals. Since all patients are unique, they are all treated with a unique treatment.

Patients at The Lung Institute are screened thoroughly, and the main focus is on the current condition that the patient is in along with their medical history from the past. This helps the institute be able to provide treatment to each patient that will achieve the best results.

You may visit Lifestylesafter50.com and  hawaiinewsnow.com to get a variety of available resources to help you understand how you may benefit from from stem cell therapy.

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The Operations Of The OSI Group

Food, tobacco, and drinks, just to mention a few, these are the product that the OSI Group specializes in. From its headquarters in Aurora, Illinois, OSI group has managed to establish itself as amongst the best companies in the food industry.

The company has a revenue of $6. 1 billion annually and for this reason, has been ranked as number 58 of the largest privately owned companies in the world. The products that the company specializes in are not limited to the following; pizza, fish, meat patties, vegetable products, poultry, hot dogs, and bacon. The OSI Group also specializes in dough products.

Where the OSI Group cannot use the first mover advantage, the company makes use of mergers and acquisition. The Baho Group is the latest company to be bought by the OSI Group. The financial details of the transaction were not revealed, but both companies agreed that no Baho employee would lose their jobs. Following this acquisition, the OSI Group will now own the five subsidiaries of the company that includes Vital Convenience, Gelderland Frischwaren, Bakx Foods, Henri van de Bilt and Q Smart Life. The acquisition will see the OSI Group expand its operations in 18 more European countries that include Netherlands and Germany.

The OSI Group began as a family meat place but developed a reputation for offering quality meat as time went by. The company was established by a German immigrant known as Otto Kolschowsky in the year 1909. This was a few years after he had arrived from Germany. The company gained the attention of McDonald’s and began supplying meat to the retail giant. As of today, the OSI Group has over 20, 000 employees and a few notable top management leaders such as Sheldon Lavin who is the chief executive officer. The chief financial officer of the company is Sherry Demeulenaere.

The company has its roots in the Far East region where it supplies meat products to western companies operating in this region. OSI Group has a partnership to supply meat to companies like Papa John’s Pizza, Starbucks and Pizza Hut. For its good work, OSI Group has received awards for observing environmental conservation rules.

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John Goullet: Making it as an Entrepreneur in the IT World

After graduating from Ursinus College, John Goullet worked as a computer consultant and then as an IT staffing account executive. In 1994 John began his own business, Info Technologies. John Goullet served as the Chief Executive Officer for his IT staffing business. At Info Technologies, he would match his consultants to the needs of his clients. An IT consultant will analysis a business’s data networks, communication or software systems. In this technology world those needs are often changing.

In 2016 John merged Info Technologies with Divesant Inc. to form Diversant LLC. John is currently serving as the Principle of the company. Diversant LLC has been recognized as the largest African-American owned company in the United States. They have earned the Certificate as a Minority Owned Business enterprise. Diversant LLC has been recognized by Inc. Magazine’s Inc. 500 as one of the nation’s fastest growing private companies. Diversant LLC offers IT augmentation, innovative diversity solutions and direct hire. John brings with him his belief in ethical behavior, respect and encourages creative thinkers. The company works with mid-market to fortune 500 businesses.

Recently in an interview with ideamensch, John stated that he starts his day at 6 a.m. at the gym and then is in his office by 8 a.m. not leaving until about 6 p.m. In this article, he also discusses his business ideas and what being an entrepreneur means. In the interview, John states that he looks at what is going on with companies, while paying attention to what is changing. Then he looks to build a staff that will be able to meet those needs. John Goullet is constantly working at making his business current with the needs that companies require with this ever-changing technology.

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