Daily Archives: March 19, 2019

FDA approves Sage’s first-ever treatment for postpartum depression

The FDA has approved Cambridge biopharma Sage Therapeutics' first product, a drug that the company says will be the first product specifically designed to treat postpartum depression. Zulresso is Sage's (Nasdaq: SAGE) first product to reach the marke...

By | 2019-03-19T21:53:24+00:00 March 19th, 2019|Healthcare|

WMC’s Bauer emphasizes ‘seriousness’ of workforce issues after new report

After his organization published its latest analysis of Wisconsin's workforce last week, Kurt Bauer is scared, noting he "can't emphasize the seriousness of what this means enough." As part of its Future Wisconsin Project, Wisconsin Manufacturers and ...

By | 2019-03-19T19:54:03+00:00 March 19th, 2019|Budget and Tax|

SEC regulators: Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s defense of his tweets ‘borders on the ridiculous’

Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk hasn’t gotten the green light before sending any Tesla-related tweets, in violation of his agreement with federal regulators, lawyers for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said this week. Musk promised the SEC in Oct...

By | 2019-03-19T14:14:38+00:00 March 19th, 2019|Technology|

Demo Days could grow even bigger in future, Y Combinator leaders say

Y Combinator had to move the Demo Days from the Computer History Museum in Mountain View to Pier 48 in San Francisco to accommodate the more than 200 companies in its Winter 2019 batch. But YC leaders believe it could get even bigger in the future.

By | 2019-03-19T14:14:14+00:00 March 19th, 2019|Technology|

Armour exit interview: Taking Le Bonheur from community hospital to premier academic pediatric health center

“When I came here, it was almost exclusively UTHSC residents or somebody who’d been in a small medical school here in the region. Now we recruit from Boston, from California, from Seattle."

By | 2019-03-19T11:10:31+00:00 March 19th, 2019|Healthcare|

Postel out of the running for Florida university president

Former University of Louisville interim President Greg Postel no longer is a candidate to become the next president of the University of South Florida. The final four candidates for the position come from Rutgers, UC Davis and Ole Miss.  As we report...

By | 2019-03-19T10:49:48+00:00 March 19th, 2019|Education|

City Year moves to larger home, seeks business partners for workforce development

The boxes are still arriving at City Year Columbus' new home, but the education nonprofit isn't worried about filling out its space. "The environment here is perfect for us to keep growing," said Tasha Booker, executive director. City Year partners w...

By | 2019-03-19T10:40:48+00:00 March 19th, 2019|Education|