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Public Policy Tipoffs Involving Pennsylvania Newsletter for Thursday June 01, 2023 ( 4 items )  

Chesapeake Conservancy: First of Its Kind - Chesapeake Bay Watershed Solar Mapping & Prediction
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland, June 1 (TNSjou) -- Chesapeake Conservancy issued the following news release: With funding support from the Grayce B. Kerr Fund, Inc., Chesapeake Conservancy's data science team developed a deep learning model that automatically maps ground-mounted solar arrays in satellite imagery. Using this AI system, annual maps were created of all solar arrays within Washington, D.C., Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New York, Virginia and West Virginia from 2017 to 2022. This dataset   more

Endocrine Society Congratulates 2023 Early Investigator Award Winners
CHEVY CHASE, Maryland, June 1 (TNSawa) -- The Endocrine Society issued the following news release: The Endocrine Society has selected five recipients for its Early Investigator Awards. The Early Investigators Awards were established to assist in the development of early career investigators and to recognize their accomplishments in endocrine-related research. The Endocrine Society's 2023 Early Investigator Award winners are: * Kotaro Sasaki, M.D., Ph.D., of the University of Pennsylvania in P  more

Karen Kim Named Next Dean of Penn State College of Medicine
HERSHEY, Pennsylvania, June 1 (TNSper) -- Penn State Health issued the following news on May 31, 2023: Karen Kim, MD, vice provost for research at the University of Chicago, has been named dean of Penn State College of Medicine, effective Sept. 1. Kim was selected following a national search, and will succeed Kevin Black, MD, who has served as interim dean since 2019. Kim is the Sara and Harold Lincoln Thompson Professor of Medicine, associate director of community outreach and engagement for   more

Oncology Nursing Society Appoints Margaret Rosenzweig as Scholar-in-Residence
PITTSBURGH, Pennsylvania, May 31 (TNSper) -- The Oncology Nursing Society issued the following news release: Margaret Rosenzweig, PhD, FNP-BC, AOCNP(R), FAAN, will begin her appointment as the Oncology Nursing Society's (ONS's) scholar-in-residence (SIR) June 1, 2023. As SIR, Rosenzweig will work with Erica Fischer-Cartlidge, DNP, CNS, AOCNS(R), EBP-C, ONS chief clinical officer, to create a strategic vision for ONS's research resources and processes to support people with cancer and the growi  more