The Emmes Corporation today announced that a large team of scientists and health professionals including those from the company, LDS Hospital in Salt Lake City, Utah, Lovelace Biomedical Environmental Research Institute in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and the U.S. Army Medical and Materiel Development Activity at Fort Detrick, Maryland, have authored a series of papers summarizing significant research on traumatic brain injury in the military.
The Emmes Corporation today announced that it contributed to a landmark research study by the National Institutes of Health linking air pollution and preterm birth risk in pregnant women with asthma. The study, published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, reported that pregnant women with asthma have an increased risk for preterm birth when exposed to high levels of nitrogen oxides and carbon monoxide, common traffic-related air pollutants.
The Emmes Corporation today announced that Dr. Paul VanVeldhuisen has been promoted to the newly created position of chief operating officer. Dr. VanVeldhuisen, who started at Emmes as a statistician and epidemiologist, will assume the additional leadership responsibilities while continuing to serve as principal investigator for government and privately funded research projects.
The Emmes Corporation today announced that three of its statisticians, Dr. Ravinder Anand, Dr. Traci Clemons and Karen Martz, co-authored a pivotal study that examined lithium as a treatment for pediatric bipolar I disorder. The study was published in the October issue of Pediatrics.
The Emmes Corporation today announced that one of its principal investigators and statisticians, Dr. Traci Clemons, co-authored a study that was just published by the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA).