Nick Risom

Nick Risom

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Columbia Business School

Founded: 1916

Website: http://gsb.columbia.edu

Twitter: @Columbia_Biz

Columbia Business School was first founded in 1916, thanks in part to a generous gift from the banking executive Emerson McMillin. There were 11 ... More » Columbia Business School was first founded in 1916, thanks in part to a generous gift from the banking executive Emerson McMillin. There were 11 faculty members on our initial staff, teaching an inaugural class of 61, including eight women. Today, as the School has evolved to meet the needs of an ever-changing business world, both our numbers and our reach have multiplied. In addition to the Full-Time MBA, the School now offers several Executive MBA options, as well as doctoral and master of science degrees and robust Executive Education opportunities. Throughout this evolution, we have maintained an unwavering commitment to improving the world of business through cutting-edge research, innovative education, and an expanding global network. [ CrunchBase ]

For hospitals: more eyes mean fewer falls - Connecticut Post

Not only have the cameras proven effective in Greenwich, but Stamford Hospital has had good results with them as well, said Ellen Komar, vice president of patient care services at the hospital. Since the cameras were instituted, falls have been reduced by 20 percent, she said. Given ...

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Editorial: The 'jewel of an American tradition' - GreenwichTime

Stamford Hospital - A recent story in these pages about the state of charitable giving brought to mind comments by President John F. Kennedy, who died 50 years ago today. "The raising of extraordinarily large sums of money, given voluntarily and freely by millions of our fellow Americans, is a unique American ...

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CDC health survey visits Fairfield county - NewsTimes

Stamford Hospital - "It's the backbone of what I do,'' said Dr. Madhu Mathur, a pediatrician and public health specialist at Stamford Hospital, who is now helping to design community programs to reduce obesity rates in the city. "It's a very important and helpful tool,'' said Dr. Thomas Draper, the longtime ...

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Bitter Pill: Why Medical Bills Are Killing Us | Conscious Life News

Stamford Hospital - Stamford Hospital spokesman Scott Orstad told me that the $199.50 figure for the troponin test was taken from what he called the hospital’s chargemaster. The chargemaster, I learned, is every hospital’s internal price list. Decades ago it was a document the size of a phone book; now it’s ...

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NYREJ - A.P. Construction builds $100 million in healthcare projects; firm marks 20th year in field

Stamford Hospital - They are team players and their superintendents are specialists in working in any of the hospital environments," said Cathy Dolan, senior project manager, Stamford Hospital. The St. Vincent's Medical Center in Bridgeport, CT hired A.P. Construction to complete a 53,000 s/f, $18.1 million ...

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Astronomical Health Care Costs: Pay No Attention to the Chargemaster Behind the Curtain

Stamford Hospital - Stamford Hospital spokesman Scott Orstad told Brill, “Those are not our real rates….It’s a list we use internally in certain cases, but most people never pay those prices. I doubt that Brian [the hospital’s CEO] has even seen the list in years. So I’m not sure why you care.” ...

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StamfordPlus.com News - Fairfield County Women Selected for BetterU Health Challenge

Seated (L to R): Karen Knight, Sandra Greer, Margie Pace, Eden Huang Standing: Judy Campisi, AHA Executive Director; Mary Ann Dunnell; Susan Gerulis; Julie Alswanger; Deb Miller; Gabriela Bravo-Diaz; Veta Ferguson; Michele Martinich, Dr. Michael Coady, Stamford Hospital Chief & Program ...

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Kristof shares stories and convictions at DVCC luncheon - Darien News

Stamford Hospital - In addition to Kristof, the luncheon honored Dr. Mary Henwood-Klotz, the director of Integrative Medicine and Mobile Wellness centers at Stamford Hospital. The fundraiser also featured a video from students in its PeaceWorks initiative, a program that promotes domestic violence ...

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Obesity rates falling among kids - Connecticut Post

Stamford Hospital - "There's a cautious optimism," said Dr. Madhu Mathur, obesity medicine physician, pediatrician and director of Stamford Hospital's Kids' Fitness and Nutrition Services. She said today's 2-year-olds and 5-year-olds are the teens and adults of tomorrow, so a decreasing obesity rate in this ...

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