Bill Would Reinvest in America’s Biomedical Research Initiatives. WASHINGTON, D.C.-Today, Rep. Anna G. Eshoo (D-Calif.), a senior member of the Energy and Commerce Committee, introduced the American HEALS (Helping Encourage Advancements in Lifesaving Science) Act¸ legislation to expand support for future research at the National Institutes.
The bill also requires the VA to establish a Center of Excellence in Prosthetic and Orthotic Education to provide evidence-based research on the knowledge, skills and training clinical professionals.
Cantwell, DelBene Introduce Legislation to Protect. – 02.14.19 Cantwell, DelBene Introduce Legislation to Protect Communities from Landslides. Today, U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA), the top Democrat on the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee, and Congresswoman Suzan DelBene (D-WA) introduced legislation in the Senate and House to help local communities prepare for and respond to landslides and other natural.
MURPHY, BLUMENTHAL, DURBIN, CARTWRIGHT INTRODUCE BILLS TO SUPPORT WOUNDED WARRIORS Friday, May 3, 2019. WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Chris Murphy (D-Conn.), Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.), and Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) joined U.S. Representative Matt Cartwright (PA-8), on Thursday in introducing two bicameral bills to support wounded warriors by improving orthotics and prosthetics care, and expanding.
Storytelling contest for veterans announced Storytelling contest for veterans announced 15 hours ago. BROOKINGS – South Dakota State University Veterans Affairs and the south dakota humanities Council are sponsoring a storytelling contest for veterans that will culminate with an awards ceremony at the South Dakota Festival of Books Oct. 4-6 in Deadwood.
UPDATE: Criminal probe opened into veterans' agency. – Criminal probe opened into veterans’ agency mismanagement May 15, 2019 INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – Prosecutors have opened an investigation into possible criminal wrongdoing at the Indiana Department of Veterans’ Affairs, months after it was revealed that some of the agency’s employees were awarded grants intended for struggling veterans.
Preview: Bombshells & Brews aids women veterans and we’re happy to present a mix of all three in our Top 20 billboard live performances of 2017. The order is based on viewership as of Dec. 18, but these numbers are bound to change as the videos.Officials celebrate opening of new veterans apartments in Gary The Nation’s Housing: Lenders opening doors to a wider swath of homebuyers Vet behind ‘build the wall’ GoFundMe hits back at fund claims MIRAMAR BEACH — The retired triple-amputee air force senior airman behind a GoFundMe campaign to help the federal government build a wall at the U.S.-Mexico border has changed the campaign’s.Yesterday Gov. Peter Shumlin marked the anniversary of the federal Fair Housing Act by signing two housing protection bills into law and declaring april fair housing month. The first bill, H.123, ensures mobile home parks are safely maintained and abandoned mobile homes can be.De Blasio Administration Celebrate The Opening Of NYC's First. – October 27, 2016. Carmel Place is now an affordable home to former homeless Veterans, low-income and middle-income New Yorkers. NEW YORK–The de Blasio Administration today joined Monadnock Development and the Lower east side people’s Mutual Housing Association to celebrate the completion of Carmel Place, New York’s first micro-unit apartment building.
Washington, DC – Last Thursday evening, the United States Senate passed by unanimous consent the Veterans Care Financial Protection Act, a bipartisan bill introduced by Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) and Representatives Matt Cartwright (D-Pa.), Seth Moulton (D-Mass.), Jim Renacci (R-Ohio), Steve Cohen (D-Tenn.), Ted Deutch (D-Fla.). A modified version of the bill.
Rep. Cartwright introduces bill to expand O&P care for veterans – On September 7, U.S. Representative Matt Cartwright (D-PA17) introduced bipartisan legislation that would improve orthotics and prosthetics care for service members and veterans. The Wounded Warrior Workforce Enhancement Act would support colleges and universities seeking to establish degree programs to train specialists in.
Highlighting Your Health: Stroke survivors support group offers comfort through shared experiences Output will consist of recommendations for the development of a mobile health intervention aimed at the promotion of physical activity in stroke survivors. Findings will be disseminated locally through presentations at stroke support groups, as well as internationally through academic conferences and peer-reviewed journals.Coasties, agencies honored at Chamber military affairs committee luncheon Coasties, agencies honored at Chamber Military Affairs Committee luncheon – Daily Advance Winners of Exemplary Service and Community Support Awards presented by the Elizabeth City Area Chamber of Commerce’s Military Affairs Committee pose following the Chamber’s annual awards banquet at the Chief Petty Officers Club, Wednesday.
Washington, DC – Last week, U.S. Representative Matt Cartwright introduced a bipartisan bill to fund and advance orthotic and prosthetic (O&P) research for veterans. The Wounded Warrior Research Enhancement Act (H.R. 4587) would establish the first centralized collection of outcomes-based research on O&P.