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Construction of the UPMC Pinnacle Memorial Replacement Hospital Continues

The new replacement facility will meet the growing health care needs of the York community now and for future generations.

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Pitt Public Health anniversary celebration includes all-classes reunion, research showcase and keynote by former Surgeon General.

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UPMC Immune Transplant and Therapy Center

Pitt and UPMC researchers showed how a common virus hijacks a host cell’s protein to help assemble new viruses

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UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute

Researchers have begun a clinical trial of an early palliative care intervention known as SUPPORT for Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

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University of Pittsburgh neurobiologist Dr. Peter Strick received the American Psychosomatic Society’s 2018 Paul D. MacLean Award for Outstanding Neuroscience Research in Psychosomatic Medicine. He was chosen because of recent groundbreaking contributions to the neuroscience of mind-body relationships.

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