U.S. Preventive Medicine(R) Commends His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum for his Commitment to Human Development

2007-06-04 16:13 645

DALLAS, June 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ --

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."

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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 .

Source: U.S. Preventive Medicine