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Senior Invitee Executive Named to National Health Information Technology Advisory Board

Senior Invitee Executive Named to National Health Information Technology Advisory Board

– Deven McGraw for a term of 3 years from 2023 – SAN FRANCISCO, December 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Invite (NYSE: NVTA), a leading medical genetics company, announced the appointment by the United States Government Accountability Office (GAO) of Deven McGrawHead of Data Stewardship and Sharing at Invitae, National Health Information Technology Advisory Committee (HITAC). …

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'Investment opportunities': Experts say space companies need a boost in Canada

‘Investment opportunities’: Experts say space companies need a boost in Canada

It’s hard to make things work in space, and even harder to make money there. With a long history in the space industry and a handful of healthy companies, Canadians are good at both. But industry executives and experts say the country needs a boost to maintain an edge in a sector poised to soar. …

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Groups of paddlers frustrated with lack of regulation from national wildlife agency - Tennessee Lookout

Groups of paddlers frustrated with lack of regulation from national wildlife agency – Tennessee Lookout

Brandon Archer was canoeing the Buffalo River with friends over Labor Day weekend three years ago when he jumped in for a swim and tragically drowned. Archer had become entangled in a trotline, an unmanned fishing line studded with hooks that stretched across the river. The MTSU football player died a day before his 22nd …

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Biden pledges to honor tribes with huge Nevada national monument

Biden pledges to honor tribes with huge Nevada national monument

The Washington Post Exclusive President Biden will pledge to ban development on hundreds of thousands of acres in southern Nevada around Spirit Mountain, a sacred tribal site. A broad coalition supports the move, but renewable energy companies have raised concerns. November 30, 2022 at 6:00 a.m. EST The night sky hangs over the Knob Hill …

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Canadians are ditching some plastic habits as nationwide ban looms, data shows - National |  Globalnews.ca

Canadians are ditching some plastic habits as nationwide ban looms, data shows – National | Globalnews.ca

Canadians appear to be slowly reducing their use of straws and plastic grocery bags ahead of a nationwide ban on these items taking effect next month, according to new statistics. The Canadian government is seeking to reduce indoor plastic pollution by the end of the decade as negotiations for a formal plastics management treaty begin …

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Cold Spring Harbor students' mosquito research published in national database, a first for the district

Cold Spring Harbor students’ mosquito research published in national database, a first for the district

Two teams of Cold Spring Harbor elders took two months to meticulously study the genetic makeup of mosquitoes, one to determine the possible impact of climate change on migration and the other to study insect feeding habits and their links to disease. Now their research has been published in a national database, a first for …

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