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September 30, 2014 News Headlines​

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University of Michigan Coach Defends Use of Dazed Quarterback
Source: Good Morning America
September 29, 2014
Dr. Kelley Anderson
UPMC

No one way to fix Western Pennsylvania's heroin problem, report says
Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
September 29, 2014
Dr. Antoine Douaihy

Medical history in the palm of your hand
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
September 30, 2014
Dr. Rasu Shrestha
UPMC Technology Development Center
UPMC

5 morning mistakes that ruin the rest of your day
Source: NBC Today
September 29, 2014
Leslie Bonci, RD
UPMC Center for Sports Medicine

Mini Pacemaker Has No Wires
Source: Ivanhoe (via WTVF-TV – Nashville,TN)
September 4, 2014
Dr. Andrew Voigt
UPMC Shadyside

Researchers find health risks lie hidden in the cleft palate gene
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
September 30, 2014
Dr. Mary Marazita
Dr. Seth Weinberg
University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Pitt gets federal funds to build regional public health training center
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
September 30, 2014
Dr. Margaret Potter
University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health

Pitt wins federal grant to train public health workers in food safety, infectious disease control
Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
September 29, 2014
Dr. Maggie Potter
Dr. John Grefenstette
University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health

Pitt Gets Grant For Public Health Training Center
Source: WESA-FM
September 29, 2014
University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health
Dr. Margaret Potter

Pitt gets $3.4M health training grant
Source: Pittsburgh Business Times
September 30, 2014
Dr. Margaret Potter
University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health

Local Dr. Fixes Hearts by Freezing Them
Source: WTAJ-TV
September 29, 2014
Dr. Haitham Hreibe
UPMC Altoona

Inspiring Organ Donation
Source: WTAJ-TV
September 29, 2014
Jerry Murray
UPMC Altoona

UPMC physician designations come into question
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
September 30, 2014
UPMC
UPMC St. Margaret

Employers face unusual market for health insurance
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
September 30, 2014
UPMC
UPMC Health Plan

Business Briefs: UPMC Health Plan chief receives top Athena award
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
September 30, 2014
Diane Holder
UPMC Health Plan

Holder named 2014 Greater Pittsburgh Athena Award winner
Source: Pittsburgh Business Times
September 29, 2014
Diane Holder
UPMC Health Plan

McKeesport educator honored by nomination for Athena Award
Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
September 30, 2014
Diane Holder
UPMC Health Plan

Cranberry-based Prodigo Solutions: Hospitals can reduce high supply costs
Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
September 29, 2014
UPMC

Fundraising under way for Indiana County newborn struck by stray bullet
Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
September 29, 2014
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Strength in numbers
Source: Sharon Herald
September 30, 2014
Dr. Edgardo Lob
UPMC CancerCenter
UPMC Horizon

UPMC Altoona offers support groups, clinics (Subscription required)
Source: UPMC Altoona
September  30, 2014
UPMC Altoona

 

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