Tucson’s Dr. Farid Gharagozloo is selected for America’s Top Doctors® for Cancer.

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TUCSON, Ariz., Dec. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., America’s trusted source for recognizing Top Doctors, has actually published its 10th annual edition of America’s Top Doctors® for Cancer and Tucson’s Farid Gharagozloo, MD has actually been chosen for inclusion.

The 10th edition of America’s Top Doctors for Cancer involves over 2,600 top cancer care physicians in the United States. chosen physicians, including Dr. Gharagozloo, are among the top 1% of cancer doctors in over 40 specialties and subspecialties for the care and treatment of cancer.

Castle Connolly Top Doctors® for Cancer are chosen each year by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. after being nominated by peers in an online nomination process. Nominations are open to every one of board certified MDs and DOs and each year tens of thousands of physicians cast a lot more compared to 100,000 nominations. Nominated physicians are chosen by the Castle Connolly physician-led research group based on criteria including medical education, training, hospital appointments, disciplinary histories and a lot more.

About Farid Gharagozloo:a short profile by and Regarding the honoree:

Dr. Gharagozloo is the Professor and Chief of Thoracic Surgery, Esophageal Surgery, and Robotic Cardiothoracic Surgery at the University of Arizona Medical Center, and is the Director of the Southwest Thoracic Oncology Regimen at the Arizona Cancer Center. Dr. Gharagozloo is recognized as among the pioneers and leading experts in Robotic Surgery of the Lung, the Esophagus and the Chest. He has actually published over 180 peer reviewed articles and is the Senior Editor of the Textbook of Robotic Surgery.

For a lot more post on this Castle Connolly Top Doctor for Cancer, please visit Farid Gharagozloo‘s profile on www.castleconnolly.com.

Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.’s President and CEO Dr. John Connolly has actually this to say Regarding Dr. Gharagozloo’s recognition: “The 10th edition of America’s Top Doctors for Cancer, published in November 2014, is the the majority of comprehensive guide of its kind and is the result of contributions from doctors and medical experts from across the United States. Dr. Gharagozloo was among a lot more compared to 2,600 cancer doctors nominated by Board Certified peers and chosen by our research group at Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. Selection for the guide is an impressive accomplishment worthy of recognition. The United States is residence to so lots of talented and committed cancer care professionals, yet some stand out. My congratulations to Dr. Gharagozloo.”

To locate out a lot more or to contact Dr. Farid Gharagozloo of Tucson AZ, please call call 520-626-668.  

This press release was written by American Registry, LLC and Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., along with approval by and/or contributions from Farid Gharagozloo and was distributed by PR Newswire, a subsidiary of UBM plc.

Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. identifies top doctors in America and provides consumers along with detailed post Regarding their education, training and special understanding in printed guides and online directories. It is crucial to note that doctors do not and cannot pay to be included in any sort of Castle Connolly guide or online directory. Find out a lot more at http://www.castleconnolly.com.

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Contact Info:
Dr. Farid Gharagozloo

Phone: 520-626-668

Email Address: fgharagozloo@surgery.arizona.edu

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Rent-to-Own Real Estate Key to Individual, Societal Economic Well-Being, According to Kinloch Partners, LLC Founder Bruce W. McNeilage

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Dec. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — The American Dream of homeownership has actually taken a giant step backward, and unless builders, investors and realtors produce Brand-new pathways to ownership, points will certainly only get hold of worse. However, encouraging younger consumers to buy genuine estate through rent-to-own programs will certainly suggestions shore up housing sales and overall genuine estate values, according to investor and developer Bruce W. McNeilage, co-founder of Kinloch Homes LLC.

Speaking here today at the Single Family Rental Forum attended by 800 leading decision makers in the residential genuine estate industry, McNeilage said younger buyers are not investing in genuine estate adore their parents and grandparents did. This could have actually long term negative repercussions for people and the economy as a whole.

“Buyers in the so-called Millennial generation are strapped along with student debt, face an uncertain economy overall and are not obtaining married and starting families as early in life as their parents,” McNeilage said. “This is making an entire generation of renters. For most people, their house is their single biggest asset. Just what happens in twenty or 30 years if this group of consumers doesn’t buy? Individually, they will certainly not build wealth and as a nation, our genuine estate values overall will certainly drop. It’s essential that as an industry we look for methods to get hold of younger buyers in to homes.”

Millennials (ages 18-34) have actually seen their student debt jump eightfold compared to consumers of the very same age in 1989. The standard educational debt among millennials is $16,300, compared to merely $1,900 in 1989. This debt is one of the leading factors in placing off house purchases. In the very first quarter of 2014, homeownership for Americans 35 and under declined to 36.2 percent, down from 36.8 percent in 2013, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. It is the lowest on tape because the census’s Housing Vacancy Survey began tabulating homeownership by age in 1982.

However, Zillow.com predicts that millennials want – and will certainly – buy homes.  According to a recent survey by the genuine estate web site, approximately 42 percent of millennials say they wish to buy a house in the next one to 5 years.

McNeilage, through Kinloch Partners and others genuine estate investment partnerships, currently owns 250 pad all set residential lots in Greater Atlanta and an additional 217 under contract in Nashville and Greater Atlanta. Lots of of the homes on these lots will certainly be rental properties built along with the objective of eventually turning the renters in to buyers. He sees this as a great solution for assisting millennials move from renters to buyers.

“If you put a renter in an apartment, there is little opportunity of turning them in to a buyer,” McNeilage said. “But, if you put them in a house and job along with them on making a road to ownership, there is a great opportunity they will certainly wish to make it their own. Giving millenials a opportunity to take a trial run as a renter is a Fantastic means to get hold of them to fall in adore along with the property and the concept of house ownership.” 

About Kinloch Partners, LLC

Kinloch Partners, LLC is a genuine estate investment company formed in 2011 by childhood friends Bruce W. McNeilage and Christopher P. Zachary, that met on the playground at Kinloch Elementary School in Dearborn Heights, Michigan, in the mid-1970s.  The company specializes in providing a road to house ownership for Brand-new homeowners through Brand-new construction, house renovation or investment in financially distressed genuine estate properties.

SOURCE Kinloch Partners, LLC


Brady Campaign Targets Phoenix ‘Bad Apple’ Gun Dealer as Part of National Campaign

PHOENIX, Dec. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Local Phoenix community leaders and activists joined the Brady Campaign to Stay clear of Gun Violence to protest Windy City Pawn Brokers, which sells guns to straw purchasers. Their irresponsible business practices provide criminals straightforward access to guns that regularly end up being used in crimes committed in Phoenix and elsewhere.  Ninety percent of the nation’s guns used in crimes come from merely 5 percent of “inadequate apple” gun dealers, such as Windy City Pawn Brokers in Phoenix.

“‘inadequate Apple’ gun dealers such as Windy City have actually selected profits over people’s safety and are therefore largely responsible for America’s gun violence,” said Dan Gross, President of the Brady Campaign to Stay clear of Gun Violence. “We are working along with our partners in Phoenix and across the nation that are directly impacted by gun violence to reason these ‘inadequate apples’ modification their business practices and sell guns responsibly. We are fed up along with the violence in our communities. This is something we can easily do to make a genuine difference – to maintain guns from the hands of criminals and to maintain our communities and our kids safe.”

Joining the Brady Campaign outside Windy City Pawn Brokers were Daniel Ortega, Phoenix attorney and former Chair of the Board of Directors of National Council of La Raza; Rev. Jose Olagues, the former Associate Executive of the Presbytery of Grand Canyon; Chris Kitaeff, a federal firearms licensee, avid outdoorsman, and a board member of Arizonans for Gun Safety; and Jose Guzman and Lupe Sanchez, whose 17-year-old son was working at Subway as quickly as he was shot and killed throughout a robbery attempt.

“Turning a blind eye to straw purchasers, gun traffickers and criminals only contributes to the ongoing and unnecessary violence we see daily in our streets,” said Jose Guzman. “As the father of a gun violence victim, I already know firsthand exactly how crucial it is that we do every little thing we can easily to maintain guns from the hands of dangerous people.”

This fall, in Chicago, the Brady Campaign launched a campaign, “Stop inadequate Apple Gun Dealers” which leverages lawsuits to reason modification in the gun industry. The initiative mobilizes communities to apply local stress directly to “inadequate apple” gun dealers to reason modification in their business practices, which would certainly maintain guns from the hands of dangerous people. The campaign calls for dealers to videotape every one of gun sales, perform criminal background checks on every one of employees as section of a “Code of Conduct” that defines policies and practices gun dealers ought to adopt to Stay clear of the diversion of guns in to the illegal market. Each element of the proposed Code has actually either been suggested by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), imposed as a legal need in certain states, accepted by dealers as section of litigation settlements, or urged as a standard by major gun industry trade associations.

Implementing the Code, in addition to complying with every one of applicable federal, state and local laws concerning gun sales, will certainly dramatically decrease the probability that a dealer will certainly be a source of guns for criminals and others prohibited or dangerous people.

“Most gun dealers are responsible business people, yet the ‘inadequate apple’ gun dealers that go with to profit off the criminal market have to be held accountable for the gun violence they contribute to in our communities,” said Jonathan Lowy, director of the Brady’s Legal Action Project. “We are going to force ‘inadequate apples’ from business, and send a resounding message to the gun industry that it ought to clean up its act.”

“This is regarding protecting our community,” said Daniel Ortega. “For the Latino community – my community – this is a serious concern for us. These ‘inadequate apple’ dealers do not care where these guns end up. I am here to take a stand and make it clear that I do not want these guns on our streets.”

To learn a lot more regarding the “Stop inadequate Apple Gun Dealers” initiative, a list of pending lawsuits versus gun dealers, and the Code of Conduct for responsible gun sales, visit: BradyCampaign.org/StopBadApples

The mission of the Brady organization is to produce a safer America for all us that will certainly lead to a dramatic reduction in gun deaths and injuries. For a lot more suggestions on gun violence prevention, follow us on Facebook and Twitter @BradyBuzz.

SOURCE The Brady Campaign and Focus to Stay clear of Gun Violence


On Q Financial Opens New Branch Office in Olympia, WA

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Dec. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — On Q Financial, Inc. announced today the opening of a new branch office in Olympia, WA  to serve the financing calls for of homebuyers and homeowners in Olympia and surrounding Puget Sound region. The branch opening highlights the swift expansion efforts of the firm in to the residence financing market in the Pacific Northwest. In 2014, On Q  opened branch offices in a few of Washington’s most lucrative markets including Bellevue, Lynnwood (Seattle), Vancouver, Gig Harbor and now Olympia.

“We’ve opened 5 offices in the state of Washington in 2014 and strategy to keep on our expansion in 2015,” said John Bergman, President of On Q Financial, Inc. “On Q is committed to making in markets where we can easily offer the greatest value to borrowers, mortgage consultants, actual estate agents, and builders.”

The On Q Olympia branch is managed by regional residents, and husband and wife team, Peter and Dawn James and they’ve decided on Olympia resident Chris Johns to become their Brand-new Sales Manager as this branch expands. This is the second branch that On Q Financial has actually opened for Peter and Dawn James, the initial branch in Gig Harbor opened merely over a month ago.

“Our group at On Q is really among the most effective in the firm at each position,” said Peter James “Along with our incredibly deep loan product list and marketing tools, we intend to attract and hire the most educated and well respected Mortgage Consultants in the area.  We will certainly diligently job to make On Q a leader as soon as it involves residence financing in Thurston County.”

This expansion capitalizes on On Q Financial Inc.’s core strengths of providing a wide-range of mortgage selections including FHA, Conventional conforming, VA and Jumbo loans and niche loan products such as financing for manufactured homes, mortgages for foreign nationals and Canadian vacation residence owners, down payment guidance programs and reverse mortgages for Washington’s popularity as a retirement destination.

“We are delighted to offer residence buyers across the state of Washington Along with access to a few of the most competitive loan products available, along Along with On Q’s signature “Mortgages Simplified” approach to customer service, communication and accessibility throughout all of aspects of the lending process,” said Dawn James.

On Q Financial, Inc., recognized for its innovation, quality and customer service is ranked #41 of the Top 100 Mortgage Companies in America, and has actually been named among the top 50 ideal companies to job for by Mortgage Executive Magazine.

About On Q Financial

As a mortgage banker Along with a sought after credibility within the industry, On Q Financial, Inc., ensures clients consistently receive a higher degree of customer service also as a “Mortgages Simplified” residence loan experience. On Q Financial has actually much more compared to 400 employees in 48 offices in  Arizona, 068i0000001KyYz

Media Contact: Elizabeth Hillestad, Vice President, Marketing, OnQ Financial, 480.320.3896,Elizabeth.hillestad@onqfinancial.com

SOURCE On Q Financial, Inc.


U.S. House Vote Could Lead to War with Russia, Warns Physicians for Civil Defense

TUCSON, Ariz., Dec 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — In a resolution passed today in the U.S. Estate of Representatives, by a vote of 411 to 10, the U.S. effectively “declared Cold War on Russia,” according to a statement by Daniel McAdams, executive director at the Ron Paul Institute, to RT [Russia Today].

McAdams said it was likewise a declaration of war for Kiev versus Donetsk and Lugansk, two Brand-new self-proclaimed states in eastern Ukraine. “This is a green light for the [NATO-backed] Poroshenko government to return to military actions versus the “separatists” in Eastern Ukraine.”

H. Res 758, “Strongly condemning the actions of the Russian Federation, under President Vladimir Putin, which has actually carried out a policy of aggression versus neighboring countries aimed at political and economic domination,” is credited to Rep. Adam Kinziger (R-Ill.).

The Resolution demands that Russia reverse its annexation of Crimea and “calls on the President to cooperate along with United States allies and partners in Europe and others countries about the globe to refuse to understand any kind of de jure or de facto sovereignty of the Russian Federation over Crimea, its airspace, or its territorial waters.”

The Resolution likewise calls for military help to Ukraine and a lot more serious economic sanctions versus Russia.

McAdams notes the timing: the South Stream pipeline that was supposed to begin going through Bulgaria was called off this week. “The US probably views that as a excellent victory. As quickly as the Europeans are paying 30 percent a lot more for their fuel they might have actually a various view of it.”

The Resolution was at the top of the news on RT.com, showing that Russians are taking it fairly seriously, specified Jane Orient, M.D., president of Physicians for Civil Defense, though it didn’t make Google News.

The Russians’ just warm-water port is in Crimea, which has actually been in Russian hands, along with one brief interlude, due to the fact that the time of Catherine the Great. It is vital to Russian security, she notes.

The Resolution refers to chapter 5 of the NATO Treaty, which needs every one of NATO members to come to the military guidance of every one of others, though Ukraine is not at present a member of NATO. along with such alliances a small skirmish could promptly come to be a globe war.

“Does Congress already know the dangers of inviting conflict along with nuclear-armed Russia, especially in this vital region not far from Moscow?” Orient asks. “every one of Americans should be asking regarding civil defense.”

Physicians for Civil Defense distributes information to advice to save lives in the event of war or others disaster.

Contact: Jane M. Orient, M.D., (520) 323-3110, janeorientmd@gmail.com

SOURCE Physicians for Civil Defense