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  • Shock Medicine: How Stimulating a Nerve Can Treat Illnesses From Cancer to the Common Cold

  • APR 07, 2015 | 0 COMMENTS

  • At Health Tech ’15, Dr. Kevin J. Tracey Reveals All

    In 2011, a desperate middle-aged Bosnian man, homebound and unable to work because of the debilitating pain caused by rheumatoid arthritis, participated in a clinical trial in Europe where an implant stimulated his nervous system to reduce the “Inflammatory Reflex” — the physiological response that causes inflammation and excruciating pain from rheumatoid arthritis. Within weeks – a miracle, or so it seemed—he was able to play with his kids and even hit some balls on the tennis court. 

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  • WCA Extends Warm Welcome to North Shore-LIJ Healthcare System

  • MAR 18, 2015 | 0 COMMENTS

  • North Shore-LIJ’s Expanded Footprint Adds to World-Class Healthcare in Westchester County

    The Westchester County Association officially welcomed North Shore-LIJ and its President and CEO Michael Dowling to Westchester County at a special reception held last week at the Westchester Country Club and attended by key political leaders and healthcare and business executives. WCA Chairman William Mooney, Jr., praised North Shore-LIJ’s commitment to providing high-quality healthcare to the region, and said the WCA looks forward to collaborating with the organization, which is the largest private employer in New York State, and the 14th largest healthcare system in the nation.

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  • Cyber Security Alert: Can Your Business Survive a Cyber Attack?

  • MAR 16, 2015 | BIZ TIPS | 0 COMMENTS

  • Find out what you can do to prevent attacks and what you should do if you've been hit -- Come to the March 19th* Business Intel Breakfast

    If you think building firewalls is enough to protect business data, financial information, and intellectual property from cyber attacks, think again. The fact is, cyber attacks are more sophisticated and more frequent than ever. Cyber-goons want access to your data, financial information, research, business plans, and more, and they’re becoming more and more proficient at it. So, now more than ever, it is vital to find out how to protect yourself and your business. To update you on the latest methods used by cyber thugs, and to help you mitigate your...

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  • HealthTech'15: Fueling Innovation in Westchester

    • May 18, 2015, May 18th - May 19th
    • DoubleTree Hotel Tarrytown
    • 455 S Broadway
    • Tarrytown, NY 10591

    Tickets are still available at the door. 

    Any other inquires, please call The WCA at (914) 948-6444 by 11 am on Monday, May 18, 2015.

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