Saturday, April 8, 2017

Friday, April 7, 2017

This New Acupuncture Tool Has Big Implications For Patient Comfort (Hint: It's Not A Needle)
A team of acupuncture physicians are kickstarting a new device to allow patients to ask for help easily and discretely. The Room8 could be use in home health care environments, spas and many other facilities where clients are left alone for short periods of time.

The Secret to Overcoming Your Toxic Inner Critic
You were led to believe that self criticism is important, valuable, and necessary for some reason. Find out what that reason is. Then, question it.

How to Please Your Client Without Losing Your Soul
Helping a client make the strategic changes needed for growth often uncovers a nest of politics and old habits. Here's how to navigate the storm unscathed.

11 Ways To Beat Procrastination
Procrastination strikes everyone, but it doesn't have to. Dr. Travis Bradberry explains why we procrastinate and how to stop it.

Limited Competition: Palliative Care Research Cooperative (PCRC) (U2C)
Funding Opportunity ID: 293059
Opportunity Number: RFA-NR-17-001
Opportunity Title: Limited Competition: Palliative Care Research Cooperative (PCRC) (U2C)
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Opportunity Category Explanation:
Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative Agreement
Category of Funding Activity: Education
Category Explanation:
CFDA Number(s): 93.361
Eligible Applicants: State governments
County governments
City or township governments
Special district governments
Independent school districts
Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
Public housing authorities/Indian housing authorities
Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)
Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Private institutions of higher education
For profit organizations other than small businesses
Small businesses
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)
Additional Information on Eligibility: Other Eligible Applicants include the following: Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Serving Institutions; Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institutions (AANAPISISs); Eligible Agencies of the Federal Government; Faith-based or Community-based Organizations; Hispanic-serving Institutions; Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs); Indian/Native American Tribal Governments (Other than Federally Recognized); Non-domestic (non-U.S.) Entities (Foreign Organizations); Regional Organizations; Tribally Controlled Colleges and Universities (TCCUs) ; U.S. Territory or Possession; Non-domestic (non-U.S.) Entities (Foreign Institutions) are not eligible to apply. Non-domestic (non-U.S.) components of U.S. Organizations are not eligible to apply. Foreign components, as defined in the NIH Grants Policy Statement, are allowed.
Agency Code: HHS-NIH11
Agency Name: Department of Health and Human Services
National Institutes of Health
Posted Date: Apr 07, 2017
Close Date: Aug 15, 2017
Last Updated Date: Apr 07, 2017
Award Ceiling: $1,000,000
Award Floor:
Estimated Total Program Funding: $1,500,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Description: The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to continue support for the research and resource activities of the Palliative Care Research Cooperative (PCRC); and facilitate cutting edge end-of-life and palliative care (EOLPC) research studies that need to be conducted with nationally representative samples and multiple sites.
Version: Synopsis 1

from Grants New Opportunity List by Category
Are You Working Yourself To Death? It's More Real Than You Can Imagine.
Are you feeling overworked, over stressed and can't find relief? We've grown accustomed to overworking ourselves in the United States. The scary truth is this may have serious health consciouses.

Okta Goes Public Today at $17 per Share
Enterprise security company Okta is valued at $1.54 billion, well above the $1.2 billion valuation it had as a private business.

7 Ways to Become a More Adaptable Leader
The rules of the game are constantly changing. Learn how to adapt from a leader who has worked all across the globe.

Boost Business Immediately by Hiring a Data Engineer
Data is a company's most valuable asset next to people and infrastructure. It's about time we elevate the role of the person managing this data: the data engineer.

The Battle Over Vegan Eatery By Chloe
This week, Inc. editors and writers talk about the legal battle over popular vegan eatery By Chloe