Friday, August 28, 2015

UPMC Maintains Strong Financial Performance in the Evolving Market Through Fiscal Year 2015>

UPMC maintained its strong financial results through fiscal year 2015 amidst an evolving market, allowing western Pennsylvania’s leading health care provider to continue meeting the region’s health care needs.

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Can you hear me now? >

A Pitt team identified the cause of resilience to a debilitating noise-induced hearing condition and potential drug therapy.

Thursday, August 27, 2015

UPMC First in the State to Offer New Bariatric Procedure>

Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC is one of the first hospitals in the United States to offer the ORBERA Intragastric Balloon.

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Obesity-Related Causes of Stillbirth Detailed in Pitt Analysis>

Pitt analysis finds out why obese women are twice as likely to have stillborn babies.

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Concussion experts from across U.S. to meet at UPMC>

Leading concussion clinicians will gather in Pittsburgh in October to write a white paper and standardize concussion treatments, care.

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Pitt Gives Sepsis Care Guidance Ahead of National Mandate>

As hospitals brace for rigorous sepsis mandates, Pitt School of Medicine provides research-based guidelines.

Monday, August 17, 2015

In Partnership with Pitt, Nazarbayev University Inducts Inaugural Med School Class>

Pitt was chosen to guide Nazarbayev University's establishment of its own med school

Monday, August 17, 2015

American Statistical Association Presents Prestigious Founders Award to Pitt Public Health Professor>

The American Statistical Association (ASA) presented the association’s prestigious Founders Award to Sally C. Morton, Ph.D., professor and chair of the Department of Biostatistics at the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health.

Monday, August 10, 2015

More Marijuana Dispensaries Linked to More Hospitalizations>

Pitt Public Health research finds a 6.8% increase in marijuana-related hospitalizations for each additional dispensary per sq. mile in Ca.

Thursday, August 6, 2015

UPCI Researcher Kensler Named NCI Outstanding Investigator>

Thomas Kensler, Ph.D., professor of pharmacology and chemical biology and co-leader for the Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention Program at UPCI, was awarded a $6.3 million Outstanding Investigator Award from the National Cancer Institute.