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Using MRI to demystify development of brain

In recent years, scientists have used magnetic-resonance imaging to map out the brain and identify the physical processes behind emotions, memories, trauma and more....
Charles J. Fogerty /

Former lt. gov. named policy head at Mayforth

Charles J. Fogarty has been named policy director at the Mayforth Group. He will be responsible for helping clients navigate federal governmental agencies while...
Nearly 1 million grafts were placed last year in the United States. /

McGrath named president, COO of Neograft

Jon McGrath has been named president and COO of Neograft Technologies Inc. He will be responsible for leading operations as the company prepares for...
‘I play an intimate role in... [a client’s] goals and future.’ /

Hickox named adviser at Brown, Lisle, Cummings

Brian Hickox has been named financial adviser at Brown, Lisle/Cummings Inc. His responsibilities include full-service financial planning for individuals and businesses. Hickox previously...
"INSTEAD OF focusing on investing in and growing our business operations, we have to spend time constantly fighting City Hall for our very existence and survival," said John Everson, president of Narragansett Improvement Co. /

Five Questions With: John Everson

John Everson is president of Narragansett Improvement Co., a general contractor and asphalt plant operator located along Allens Avenue in Providence. The City Plan...
"THE MOBILE Web represents a huge opportunity for most organizations, but device fragmentation is a big issue," said Jonathan Stark. /

Five Questions With: Jonathan Stark

Jonathan Stark is an Internet consultant who runs an eponymous Providence-based firm, Jonathan Stark Consulting Inc., and has just published a new book, “Building...
Lisa Carnevale /

Carnevale heads R.I. Citizens for the Arts group

Lisa Carnevale was named executive director of Rhode Island Citizens for the Arts, a grassroots arts-advocacy organization, earlier this year. As the first full-time...
WOMEN & INFANTS chaplains the Revs. Caroline Patterson and Wilson Villamar in the hospital's new chapel. /

Five Questions With: the Rev. Caroline Patterson

Women & Infants Hospital can be a very joyful place, with thousands of births each year and all the celebration that goes with them....
"SINCE OUR services both help businesses reduce operating costs and also enable growth, we concluded that the economic cycle would have a minimal impact on the overall demand for our services," said Ron Sacks, partner in startup ProvDotNet. /

Five Questions With: Ron Sacks

Ron Sacks is a partner at ProvDotNet LLC, a Providence-based startup that provides technology consulting and services. He talked with Providence Business News about...
I wanted to know the LEED-certification process inside and out. /

Engustian first LEED-certified R.I. attorney

Christine J. Engustian, a land-use attorney and member of the Rhode Island Builders Association, has earned the designation of a Leadership in Energy and...

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