DALLAS, June 4 /CNW/ -- Today U.S. Preventive Medicine(R), a company
working to organize and advance a culture of prevention throughout America and
the world, commends the efforts of United Arab Emirates Prime Minister and
Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, for
establishing the MBR (Mohammed Bin Rashid) Foundation.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, world-renowned for
his charitable contributions, has donated $10 billion to start the MBR
Foundation; one of the largest donations in world history. Sheikh Mohammed
stated that the MBR Foundation will work to improve education and research as
well as promote human development based on knowledge and education.
Christopher T. Fey, Chairman and CEO of U.S. Preventive Medicine(R) and
its subsidiary, Preventive Medicine International(TM), supports Sheikh
Mohammed's establishment of the MBR Foundation for the purpose of human
development and the potential advances this gift can create for furthering
knowledge and solutions for world health.
"The MBR Foundation's mission to promote human development can be
enhanced through the use of preventive medicine and personalized healthcare,"
said Fey. "We believe preventive medicine will contribute to solving the
world's healthcare challenges and the MBR Foundation can be a leader in this
effort. His Highness is to be congratulated for his forward thinking and
support of a knowledge based society as it relates to world health."
About U.S. Preventive Medicine(R):
U.S. Preventive Medicine(R), a privately owned company, is organizing and
commercializing the market for proactive preventive health services in the
U.S. and internationally through its subsidiary, Preventive Medicine
International(TM). The company works in partnership with established health
systems, hospitals and physician groups to deliver clinically appropriate
preventive services that have been shown to enhance health and productivity
while reducing health care costs. The Company licenses its proprietary
methodology, technology and branding assets including its Centers for
Preventive Medicine(R) and The Prevention Plan(TM), a groundbreaking new
health benefit focused on prevention. For more information, please visit
Rachael Adler 212.455.8037
Aprill Turner 212.455.8016
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