UK Announces ‘UK Engage’ Initiative to Support Innovation in Land-grant Engagement

Lexington, Kentucky (March 22, 2022) Recognizing its integral role as the flagship and research institute in Kentucky, the University of Kentucky is launching the UK Engage initiative to anticipate and support innovation in land grants. Activities led by Nancy Cox, vice president of land allocation and dean of the College of Agriculture, Food and Environment, … Read more

First Civil Cyber-Fraud Initiative Settlement

For the first settlement under the Department of Justice’s Civil Cyber ​​Fraud initiative, the Department of Justice has considered a $ 930,000 lawsuit against state health contractor Comprehensive Health Services, LLC (CHS). This settlement addresses charges brought in two qui tam trials, where four informants filed a lawsuit on behalf of the government under the … Read more

Venture Forward gift launches initiative on blockchain and decentralization of power

Princeton University is launching an initiative on the blockchain and its potential to disrupt and redistribute power in society. With the support of four graduates in Princeton’s joint venture Venture Forward, the initiative will bring together scholars from a variety of disciplines to better understand the potential benefits and pitfalls of the technology. The rise … Read more

Carolina initiative receives $7.5 million to power future tech

(CHAPEL HILL, NC) The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill leads a group of four universities that received $ 7.5 million from the U.S. Department of Defense to develop organic semiconductors for next-generation electronics. Wei Yu, chair of the chemistry department at the UNC College of Arts and Sciences, will collaborate with Harald Ade, … Read more

AMA launches initiative to support more equitable health innovation

Created in conjunction with the AMA External Justice and Innovation Advisory Group and part of the AMA’s Strategic Plan for Racial Justice and Justice, the In Full Health initiative aims to help developers, sponsors and buyers develop innovative health products and services. equity in health through the priority involvement of historically marginalized communities in the … Read more

Treasury to launch financial education initiative around crypto investments

The United States Department of the Treasury is launching a new initiative to raise awareness of the risks associated with investing in digital assets. The move comes at a time when the asset class is shifting from a niche market to a major investment, according to a senior Treasury official, potentially attracting less experienced investors. … Read more

In Full Health initiative to advance equitable health innovation

The In good health A community of learning and action to promote innovation in equitable health care The initiative aims to promote equal opportunities in investing in health innovation, decision making and procurement. Collaborate to support equitable health innovation Collaborate to support equitable health innovation The AMA works with founding organizations to support In Full … Read more

Right-Wing Takes Wrong Turn in Targeting Michigan Department of Education’s Indigenous Education Initiative Head Melissa Isaac

Details Well Levi Rickert March 06, 2022 Last Tuesday afternoon, March 1, 2022, the White House sent out a press release announcing the Special Guests of First Lady Jill Biden in her viewing box in the first place of President Biden on the state of the Union, which also included a visit to the White … Read more

Education groups want more money for teachers, so they’re putting a funding initiative on the November ballot that could do just that

A coalition of educational groups has submitted to the state four voting initiatives that will send millions of dollars to public schools without raising taxes. This money could help school districts attract, retain and pay teachers. Next, the Council must approve the name of any proposed measure for voting. Then, after approval, supporters of the … Read more

CMS Innovation Center Launches New Initiative To Advance Health Equity

The Affordable Care Act created the Medicare Innovation Center and the Medicaid (CMS Innovation Center) within the Centers for Health Services and Medical Services (CMS) to “test innovative payment models and service delivery to reduce program costs … while maintaining or improving quality Medical care is provided to individuals under the Medicare, Medicaid, and Child … Read more