treated 20 patients with severe atopic dermatitis (mean level of IgE 372.78 IU/ml) with omalizumab for 3 months and observed no significant difference between the omalizumab and placebo group, although the treatment reduced free serum IgE, lowered surface IgE and FceR
I expression, and also improved the results of atopy patch tests (14).
In 2007 the FCER
and National Board of Chiropractic Examiners (NBCE) granted him $33,000 for a comparative study of spinal manipulation and his research team at UQTR achieved "Groupe de Recherche" status, ensuring recurrent internal funding of $17,000 to $25,000 per year.
Triano is the recipient of a number of awards and honors including the ICA Researcher of the Year (1987), FCER
Researcher of the Year (1989), AHCPR Service Award (1993), the US Department of Health and Human Services (1993), ACA Council on Rehabilitation Doctor of the Year Award (1998), DC Person of the Year (2002) and the 2005 Earl Homewood Professorship.
Avrahami was granted a $5000 award through the FCER
Other relevant funding agencies, whether national or international, included charities, corporations, regulatory boards, Canadian Chiropractic Research Foundation (CCRF), Foundation for Chiropractic Education and Research (FCER
), Research Institutes, etc.
Triano is the recipient of a number of awards and honours including the Researcher of the Year from the ICA and FCER
, and a service award from the US Department of Health and Human Services.
Timothy Lee, Passmore is currently a PhD candidate in the Kinesiology program at McMaster University for which, due to his commitment to chiropractic research, the Foundation for Chiropractic Education and Research (FCER
) has awarded him a Fellowship annually.
The Foundation for Chiropractic Education and Research (FCER) initiated its Fellowship support program and has continued this support for numerous individuals up to the present day.
We get on the train by getting involved, by investing in the enterprise, by supporting our educational institutions and FCER and by reading what is being produced by the enterprise already in place.
The accreditation of chiropractic colleges (1974), the NINCDS Conference (1975), the establishment of the FCER
by the ACA to support chiropractic research, the establishment of specialty fellowship programs and the CMCC residency programs, the establishment of the CFSR in Canada to provide financial support for research, these and other events at this time created impetus for chiropractors to explore the science of chiropractic as part of the scientific research community.
The pension component of the county's fixed cost burden should remain relatively stable absent actuarial changes, as the Fulton County Employees' Retirement System (FCERS), a single-employer defined benefit pension plan, was closed to new participants in 1999 in place of a new defined contribution plan.
Direct county debt and the Fitch-adjusted net pension liability (NPL) associated with the FCERS each account for 35%-40% of the total liability metric, with the remainder derived from the debt of overlapping jurisdictions.