The Royal Children's Hospital is a major children's hospital in Melbourne, Australia. As a major specialist paediatric hospital in Victoria, the Royal Children's Hospital provides a full range of clinical services, tertiary care, as well as health promotion and prevention programs for children and young people; the hospital is the designated statewide major trauma centre for paediatrics in Victoria and a Nationally Funded Centre for cardiac and liver transplantation. Its campus partners are the Murdoch Children's Research Institute and The University of Melbourne Department of Paediatrics, which are based onsite at the hospital; the hospital is surrounded by the parkland of Royal Park, with views of trees and lots of natural light. The hospital was established in 1870 and moved to its present site in Parkville on the corner of Flemington Road and Gatehouse Street in 1963; the Royal Children's Hospital was founded by Doctors John Singleton and William Smith, in response to their serious concerns about infant mortality in the fledgling city of Melbourne.
The original "Free Hospital for Sick Children" was set up in a small house at 39 Stephen Street and treated more than 1,000 children in its first year of operation. In 2005, the Victorian State Government announced plans to build a brand new 340 bed home for RCH adjacent to the current site; the winning bid of the redevelopment is led by Babcock & Brown with architects Billard Leece Partnership and Bates Smart Architects. HKS Inc. Architects of Dallas, Texas provided Pediatric Design and Planning Services and consulting engineers Norman Disney & Young. Work commenced on the site in late 2007, was complete in late 2011, opened by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on her Royal Tour. Demolition of the old site was complete by December 2012, after the transition to the new facility. Patients were moved into the new hospital in November 2011. After the move, much of the old site was turned back into parkland, creating a new gateway to Royal Park. Landscaping of the park was complete by 2015; the Good Friday Appeal is held annually to raise money for the hospital.
It has been broadcast on the Seven TV network for 52 years. The goal of the Appeal is to ensure that children with life-threatening illnesses receive the best possible medical and clinical care; the 2009 Appeal raised $13,862,734. The 2010 Appeal raised $14,462,000; the 2011 Appeal raised $15,156,000. The 2012 Appeal raised $15,820,640; the 2013 appeal raised $16,405,534.65. The 2016 Appeal, raised $17,445,624; the 2017 Appeal, raised $17,605,662. A new record was set in 2018, with the appeal raising $18,043,25; the RCH Centre for Adolescent Health, Gender Service provides a multidisciplinary approach to the assessment and treatment of Gender Dysphoria for children aged 3 to 17 years. In 2003 it received 1 referral, increasing to 7 referrals in 2007. In 2015 it was expected, with a one-year waiting list; the Andrews government said it will spend an extra $6 million over four years to reduce waiting times. During 2016 the gender clinic is expecting to receive at least 250 referrals. A joint study by the Royal Children's Hospital and the Monash Medical Centre, found that in a cohort of children with gender identity disorder, the condition persisted into adolescence and adulthood in only 16% of cases.
Osip Vasilyevich Aptekman was a Russian revolutionary, member of the Land and Liberty, one of the founders of the Black Repartition. Born in Ukraine, Osip Aptekman studied medicine in Kharkov from 1870.. In 1873, as the start of the'to the people' movement, when idealistic students travelled to the countryside hoping to radicalise the peasants, he and two other students from Kharkov, Constantin Dobrogeanu-Gherea and S. N. Kulasko set up a blacksmith shop in Slavyanka, they had to abandon the project to avoid arrest. He returned to Kharkov to complete his studies. In 1874, a few months after qualifying as a surgeon, he again'went to the people' in the Volga region, was one of the organisers of Land and Liberty; when Zemlya i Volya split in August 1879, with one faction - impatient with the failure to politicise the peasantry - breaking off the form the People's Will and plan the assassination of the Tsar, Aptekman joined the future founder of Russian Marxism, Georgi Plekhanov and in organising Black Partition grouping which insisted that the continued use of propaganda was the best means of achieving social change.
He edited the group's journal. In 1880, he was sentenced to five years exile in Yakutsk, in Siberia; when his term of exile ended, he emigrated to Munich. He returned to Russia in 1889. In 1893 and 1894 Aptekman was one of the primary leaders of the People's Rights Party, an illegal constitutionalist populist organization, but in the same decade, when Marxist ideas began to spread among the young, he broke with the Narodniks and joined what became the Russian Social Democratic Labour Party. When the RSDLP split, in 1903, he sided with the Mensheviks. During the 1905 revolution, he travelled from district to district, organising armed groups of revolutionaries, until he was arrested and imprisoned. Released in May 1906, he emigrated to Switzerland. After the outbreak of war in 1914, he sided with the Menshevik Internationalists, led by Yuri Martov Having returned to Russia after the February Revolution, in 1919, aged 70, he announced that he accepted the legitimacy of the communist government. In his final years, he worked for the Historical and Revolutionary Archives, in St Petersburg
Liverpool Fútbol Club is a Uruguayan football club based in Montevideo. The team was first promoted to the Primera División in 1919 and plays its home games at Estadio Belvedere; the club has its roots in the student team from the Catholic Capuchin school in Nuevo París, which began playing in 1908. The club took on the name Liverpool. A number of clubs took such as league rivals Montevideo Wanderers. For the 2005–06 season, the away kit changed to a new all red one, thus looking like the English Liverpool FC. Liverpool plays home matches in Estadio Belvedere owned by the Montevideo Wanderers. Source: Liverpool Page – BDFA.com.ar Torneo Intermedio: 12019Supercopa Uruguaya: 12020Segunda División Uruguay: 61919, 1937, 1966, 1987, 2002, 2014–15Tercera División Uruguay: 11916 Copa Libertadores: 1 appearance2011: First StageCopa Sudamericana: 2 appearances2009: First stage 2012: Round of 16 As of 22 September 2019Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
Danilo Hodgisi Eugenio "Pato" Galvalisi José Sasía Gerardo Pelusso Julio César Antúnez Julio César Ribas Carlos Barcos Juan Tejera Carlos Manta Eduardo Favaro Diego Demarco Julio César Antúnez José Puente Raúl Moeller Eduardo Favaro Juan Verzeri Mario Saralegui Alejandro Bertoldi??? Paulo Pezzolano Román Cuello Liverpool FC had a basketball team until the 1990s, playing in the stadium that still exists behind the north tribune of Estadio Belvedere; the team never reached first division. Official Liverpool Fútbol Club web site Unofficial Liverpool Fútbol Club web site Website charting Liverpool F. C. in England and Uruguay
Woolley Edge services is a motorway service station on the M1 motorway near Wakefield within the borough of the City of Wakefield, West Yorkshire, England. It lies between junctions 39 close to West Bretton and west of the village of Woolley. Both sites were opened in 1972 by Taverna, it was one of five sites in the UK sold to Granada in March 1973 for £2.5m. The current owner is Moto. In 2006, Moto changed the branding to Costa Coffee; the services is split into two sites, one on the northbound and one on southbound sides of the M1. The two sites are connected by foot via a local road bridge over the motorway. There are local access roads from both sites onto the same bridge albeit but are not signed for the majority of traffic, and, as of 26 September 2009, both access roads were fitted with automatic barriers; the services are close to the Barnsley/South Yorkshire border. Despite the services being in Wakefield they're closer to Barnsley. Woolley Edge is an interchange point for coaches operated by Megabus.
The Hallam Line, a railway between Leeds and Sheffield via Barnsley, passes directly beneath the service area and motorway, but there is no railway station with access to the site. Motorway Services Online - Woolley Edge Services Moto Website - Woolley Edge
Mandarina is a genus of air-breathing land snail, a terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusk in the family Bradybaenidae. Mandarina have been traditionally placed within Camaenidae. Phylogenic study by Chiba have found, that Mandarina is related to Euhadra and that Mandarina have evolved from Euhadra; the genus Mandarina is endemic to Ogasawara Islands. The shell is solid; the width of the shell is 15–80 mm. Species within the genus Mandarina include: Mandarina anijimana Mandarina aureola Mandarina chichijimana Mandarina conus Mandarina exoptata Mandarina hahajimana Mandarina hirasei Mandarina luhuana Mandarina mandarina Mandarina polita Mandarina ponderosa Mandarina suenoae Mandarina trifasciata Mandarina live in various habitats including arboreal, semi-arboreal, ground habitats, wet habitats and dry habitats. Mandarina: A Microcosm of Biodiversity Davison, A.. "The recent history and population structure of five Mandarina snail species from subtropical Ogasawara". Molecular Ecology. 15: 2905–2919.
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S. Louisa Wei is a Chinese filmmaker, film producer and professor. Louisa Wei grew up in Xi'an, her father was from one of the seven prominent families of the early 20th century in Fuzhou City of Fujian Province. The Wei family has one of the earliest overseas students of China, Wei Han, who studied ship building in France from 1875 to 1879 and was the earliest masters of ship building in China; such a tradition of sending children to study overseas has continued over several generations in the Wei families. Wei studied comparative literature and film in Canada from 1992 to 1999, receiving her MA from Carleton University in 1994 and PhD from University of Alberta in 2002. After working in Japan for two years, Wei moved to Hong Kong and has been since teaching in School of Creative Media, City University of Hong Kong. Wei began making documentaries in 2003. In February 2006, she made her first music documentary, Cui Jian: Rocking China, a 35-minute video in retrospection of Cui Jian’s performances from 1986 to 2005.
The video was co-produced by Blue Queen Cultural Communicated Ltd. and EMI Music and broadcast on Channel 13 of Cable TV Hong Kong on 3 and 4 June 2006. She has continued to film Cui Jian to present time and a film titled Red Rock is in post-production. In July 2006, she made her first feature documentary A Piece of Heaven: Primary Documents, a rather personal documentation of her first documentary experience with Professor Situ Zhaodun of Beijing Film Academy; this film follows Situ's teaching of Hong Kong students in 2003 and 2005, but meanwhile constructs a brief biography of Situ through his family history. Shanghai-based director Peng Xiaolian speaks highly of the work, calling it "a lyrical prose of a family history shared by many in China, a work with depth about the concept of documentation through puzzle pieces of documentary history.” Between 2003 and 2009, Wei co-produced, co-wrote and co-directed a documentary with Shanghai-based director Xiaolian Peng titled Storm under the Sun.
The film has both Chinese version with the same running time of 139-minutes. The film focuses on the 1955 national campaign initiated by chairman Mao Zedong and against Hu Feng, a leading literary critic at the time. Storm under the Sun is the first film representation of the case, a direct cause of the Anti-Rightest Movement two years and still has a profound influence on Chinese intellectuals today; the film is a political saga with historical news reel footages, woodcut prints and cartoons, authentic interviews and stylized animations. The film was first premiered at IDFA in Amsterdam in 2007, but its final version was premiered at the 33rd Hong Kong International Film Festival in 2009 attracting critical attention; the film is in the library collections of dozens of universities worldwide. The film was named as one of the best independent documentaries made in Hong Kong by scholars like Ian Aitken and Mike Ingham, discussed in details in their book titled Hong Kong Documentary Film; the film was most exhibited at Documentary Film Series "Turn It On: China on Film, 2000–2017" at Guggenheim Museum for ten weeks from 13 October 2017.
This exhibition is curated by Wang Fen. From early 2009 to 2013, Wei collaborated with veteran Hong Kong filmmaker and critic Law Kar on a feature documentary titled Golden Gate Girls, which made its world premiere at the 37th Hong Kong International Film Festival on 1 April 2013; this work reflects the life and time of Esther Eng, Southern China's first woman director, a San Francisco native. The film received a positive review from The Hollywood Reporter, another report in this trade magazine of Hollywood claims that a film producer is inspired by the documentary and hopes to make a feature film around Esther Eng. Golden Gate Girls traveled to many film festivals and international conferences, Wei is recognized as a pioneer in documenting the once lost history of Esther Eng; as a researcher in Chinese cinema, she contributed entries of Esther Eng and Pu Shuqing—China's first female script writer to Women Film Pioneer Project hosted by Columbia University. Wei made a TV documentary for RTHK in 2016 titled Wang Shiwei: The Buried Writer</ref>, first aired on 25 December 2016.
The book was the winner of Distinguished Publishing Award at The First Hong Kong Publishing Biennial Award and received positive reviews. In 2018, Wei completed another documentary titled Havana Divas, which documents a part of overseas Chinese history. Havana Divas and Golden Gate Girls have several shared characters: Esther Eng, Siu Yin Fei, Franco Yuen, Wu Chin-lee and Danny Li Kei Fung; the film focuses on two Cuban ladies, Caridad Amaran and Georgina Wong, who learned the art of Cantonese opera in Havana in the 1940s and toured around the country to perform. The film has been showing in Hong Kong since 11 February 2018 and is still going around the film festival circuit, it is a rare piece that brings together a Chinese art and two Cuban families, a story shared by many immigrant families in Central and South Americas. Wei has credits as script writer for two feature films released in 2007: Susie Au's Ming Ming and Xiao Feng's Gun of Mercy, she has translated many feature film scripts for films during their productions.