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Archives for March 11, 2023

CAP discusses actions to eliminate health disparities with Congressional Black Caucus

WASHINGTON, DC – College of American Pathologists (CAP) President Emily E. Volk, MD, FCAP, met with the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Health Braintrust during a forum to discuss strategies to address inequities in health care on March 10. Dr. Volk provided an overview of the CAP’s work to eliminate disparities in diagnostic algorithms and reference ranges, […]

SOBWC-V Update: Conference to Assess Crisis of Displacing Black People and Black Culture

From IBW 21 – Institute of the Black World 21st Century Gentrification as a State of Emergency in Black America SOBWCV to Assess Crisis of  Displacing Black People and Black Culture Dr. Ron Daniels, President of the Institute of the Black World 21st Century announced today that Assata Richards, Director of the Sankofa Research Institute from […]

[Webinar] Law Firm Marketing & BD Trends – Register Today!

From Compass We have partnered with Society 54 and By Aries to study the latest trends in law firm marketing and business development, and are bringing you the answers to the hardest-hitting questions that impact your firm and your future. Join this panel of experts for this complimentary webinar on March 14th at 12:00 PM […]

IOC and UN Women launch new Gender Equality Through Sport initiative in New York

10 Mar 2023 – The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and UN Women have launched the Gender Equality Through Sport Bridging Project, a new joint initiative that will use sport as a tool to advance gender equality and prevent gender-based violence. The project was announced during an event co-hosted by the IOC on the side-lines of the […]

Calling Up-and-Coming Caribbean Artists, Royal Caribbean launches Art Program to debut on Icon of the Seas

First Up in the “Artist Discovery Program” Will be a Spotlight on Local Caribbean Artists MIAMI, March 10, 2023 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Royal Caribbean International has launched a search for iconic artistry to bring the Caribbean spirit to life on the iconic canvas that is the world’s best family vacation, Icon of the Seas. In […]

Figure Skating in Harlem receives IOC Women and Sport Trophy 2021 for the Americas

10 Mar 2023 – Figure Skating in Harlem, a not-for-profit organisation located in New York City, providing girls with innovative year-round health, education and fitness programmes was officially presented with the IOC Women and Sport Award 2021 Trophy for the Americas. The ceremony took place during a side event co-hosted by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) […]

Should you switch up your mattress size? A Study of Consumer Preferences and Satisfaction 

By: Carley Millhone  March 3, 2023 From Mattress Nerd Choosing the right size mattress can help or hurt your trip to dreamland. A too-small bed can leave your feet cold or even your potential partner on the floor. If you go too big, your bedroom will be overwhelmed by a wall-to-wall mattress.  But how do you know […]

Cayman: Ebola virus related information NOT Issued by Ministry of Health & Wellness

The Ministry of Health & Wellness would like to advise the community that information relating to “flight restrictions due to Ebola virus disease outbreak” is false and was not released by the Ministry. The misinformation, being circulated by email and what’s app social channels, states that the “new Ebola virus” was detected locally in tourists, […]

Cayman Ministry of Education advises parents to enrol children in Registered ECCE Centres

The Ministry of Education is advising parents to only enrol their infants, toddlers and young children in registered Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) Centres.  Further to The Education Act 2016, all ECCE Centres must be registered by the Education Council.  There are currently eighteen early childhood care and education institutions registered with Education Council. […]

CTO leader bats for gender equality in Caribbean tourism

The chairman of the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) Kenneth Bryan said the focus of International Women’s Day (IWD) this year reminded him of how much women have contributed to the success of the region’s most dynamic economic driver, tourism. Bryan, who is the Minister of Tourism and Transport of the Cayman Islands, said the IWD […]