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11 states sue to stop association health plans - MD Linx (press release)


MD Linx (press release)
Eleven states and the District of Columbia have sued the federal government over its proposed final rule to allow for association health plans that get around the Affordable Care Act's (ACA's) mandate to provide essential benefits. ADVERTISEMENT ...

Forensic dentistry, pharmacology, oral pathology explored in CDA Presents lectures - CDA (California Dental Association)


CDA (California Dental Association)
More than 150 lectures and workshops for dentists and their teams are lined up for CDA Presents The Art and Science of Dentistry Sept. 6-8 in San Francisco. Nearly all courses are eligible for C.E. credit and span topics in clinical care, practice ...

WLU biology department scores big wins at conference - The Steubenville Herald-Star


The Steubenville Herald-Star
Emmy Delekta, 21, of New Cumberland, an ecology, evolution and organismal biology major. ¯ Daniel Meyer, 24, of Glen Dale, W.Va., a graduate student enrolled in the master of science in biology degree program. Only six student posters were selected out ...

Tropical Biology Association (TBA)

Nairobi - Kenya

The Tropical Biology Association (TBA) is working in partnership with African institutions to build expertise in biodiversity conservation and research by the following:

1. Training : the TBA provides key practical training for conservation biologists and practitioners with the potential to have a significant impact on biodiversity management and research. This is achieved through field courses, specialist skills workshops and applied research.

2. Providing information and resources: the TBA's funding database and follow-up support programme is assisting African conservation biologists continue to apply their skills once back at their home institutions. The bulletin board complements this by posting the most recent opportunities and announcements that focus on current job vacancies and funding sources for conservation biologists.

3. Creating links: the TBA promotes regional and international collaboration by creating links between African and European conservation biologists and their organisations. Its network spans 60 countries and includes a growing list of alumni groups.

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Association for Tropical Lepidoptera
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Association for Biology Laboratory Education
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Membership and conference information, bulletin board, grant opportunities, and a directory of biology sites.

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National Association of Biology Teachers (NABT)
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Works to promote biology education and educators through publications, workshops and awards for excellence.

National Association of Biology Teachers (NABT)
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Aims to empower educators to provide the best possible biology and life science education for all students.

Kansas Association of Biology Teachers (KABT)
United States

Aims to improve the teaching of biological sciences through the interchange of ideas, dissemination of information, and fellowship among its members.

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Asian Association for Biology Education (AABE)
Japan

Asian Association for Biology Education : Offers a journal, constitution, newsletter, and conference information.

National Association of Biology Teachers (NABT)
United States

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