Tagged: health care

Norwegian society - Economist article

“Look to Norway”

On the EDGE: An opinion column about current issues in Norway and the United States Four ways to improve life in the USA M. Michael Brady Asker, Norway As seen from Europe, four aspects...

On a mission to save children’s lives

Dagfinn Høybråten visits Seattle, Wash., to discuss life-saving vaccines Special Release GAVI Alliance Dagfinn Høybråten, Norwegian MP and former Minister of Health is well known as the father of the then so controversial, now...

No increased R&D in 2009

Norwegian business enterprises reported a total of NOK 18.2 billion in research and development (R&D) expenditure in 2009. This represents no change compared to 2008. In fixed prices, this equals a reduction of 3.9...

Milestone for Norwegian research

On September 7, the Research Council of Norway (RCN) awarded NOK 181 million for research infrastructure. The allocation is the first of a national investment initiative that runs to 2017. The allocation means the...

Lois Quam leaves Piper Jaffray to start incubator

The former UnitedHealth exec plans to promote start-ups in health and clean energy and link technology of Minnesota and Norway. Lois Quam, the former senior UnitedHealth Group executive who joined Piper Jaffray & Co....