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  1. Obituary: Dr. Robert Pontius / Pioneering heart surgeon at Children's HospitalRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... was remarkable," said Lee Beerman, a cardiologist at Children's and professor of pediatrics at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. In fact, Dr. Pontius made it a point to ask them to come in to see him as adults to check on their ...

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  2. Dateline Pittsburgh: 04/20/14Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Post-gazette.com

    The University of Pittsburgh has appointed Babs Carryer to serve as director of education and outreach for the Innovation Institute.

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  3. Program focuses on the children of HomewoodRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... figures. "The sheer magnitude of the work makes it hard," said John Wallace, a professor at the University of Pittsburgh School of Social Work who helped found the village. "This is not something you're going to solve and address in a three- or ...

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  4. Groups come to the rescue of abandoned rabbitsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | O-R Online

    ... at Easter, because many end up abandoned. Karen Mansfield/Observer-Reporter Rachel DeLong, 22, a University of Pittsburgh student who volunteers at the Animal Rescue League, holds Zsa Zsa in the bunny room. Karen Mansfield/Observer-Reporter During ...

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  5. Pitt Drops 3-0 Contest to No. 20 ClemsonRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Pitt Panthers

    The University of Pittsburgh baseball team fell to the No. 20 Clemson Tigers , 3-0, Saturday afternoon at Charles L. Cost Field at the Peterson Sports Complex.

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  6. Gabriel Garcia Marquez: A LifeRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Book TV

    Gerald Martin, modern language professor emeritus at the University of Pittsburgh, recounts the life of Nobel Prize laureate and social and political activist Gabriel Garcia Marquez, who passed away on April 17, 2014.

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  7. Alaska high court says prisons must protect inmates from violenceRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Jurist

    ... by a team of 30 law student reporters and editors led by law professor Bernard Hibbitts at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. As an educational service, Paper Chase is dedicated to presenting important legal news and materials rapidly, ...

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  8. Obama signs law banning entry for UN ambassadors with terrorist affiliationsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Jurist

    ... by a team of 30 law student reporters and editors led by law professor Bernard Hibbitts at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. As an educational service, Paper Chase is dedicated to presenting important legal news and materials rapidly, ...

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  9. Iowa Supreme Court: Mother needed court approval of vasectomy for mentally disabled sonRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Jurist

    ... by a team of 30 law student reporters and editors led by law professor Bernard Hibbitts at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. As an educational service, Paper Chase is dedicated to presenting important legal news and materials rapidly, ...

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  10. Climate science is faultyRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | SeacoastOnline

    ... t Foundation and a former senior research fellow in the Center for the Philosophy of Science at the University of Pittsburgh. He lives in Kennebunkport.

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  11. West Houston Podiatrists Help Patients Nip Heel Pain In The BudRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | 24-7 Press Release

    ... via the website. About Foot & Ankle Institute: Dr. Samuel S. Mendicino graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a Bachelors of Science (B.S.) in Biological Sciences. In 1983, Dr. Mendicino received his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) ...

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  12. 27K UPMC worker hit by data breach, 788 by fraudRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | News Observer

    - The personal information of 27,000 University of Pittsburgh Medical Center employees might have been put at risk by identity thieves who apparently used the information of 788 workers to file bogus federal tax returns, the hospital network said. ...

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  13. Spratling and Nkanata Claim Top Times on Day Two of ACCRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pitt Panthers

    CHAPEL HILL, N.C. The University of Pittsburgh track and field turned in another solid day of performances at the ACC Championship with a total of 12 Panthers on their way to the Saturday's final day of competition.

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  14. Business Forum: Why private education loans need reformRead the original story

    Yesterday | Post-gazette.com

    ... The George Washington University in Washington, D.C., and serves on the board of directors for the University of Pittsburgh Business Alumni Association. He is co-author of health services research published in Academic Pediatrics, Journal of ...

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  15. Clemson Outlasts Pitt 3-2 in 11 InningsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Pitt Panthers

    ... by Shane Kennedy in the top of the 11th inning lifted No. 20 Clemson (23-14, 11-7 ACC) past the University of Pittsburgh baseball team (16-21, 8-11 ACC), 3-2, Friday evening at Charles L. Cost Field at the Petersen Sports Complex in Pittsburgh, Pa. ...

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  16. A band with a beat: Chagrin Valley ChatterRead the original story

    Yesterday | Cleveland.com

    ... was the only child to parents who had immigrated from Romania. She went to business school at the University of Pittsburgh and eventually made her way to Cleveland in 1958 with her husband, Kenneth, and two children. They lived in Warrensville ...

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  17. Poet shares passionRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | SeacoastOnline

    ... and a Fellowship from the National Endowment of the Arts. She has been a visiting poet at the University of Pittsburgh and Bucknell University. She lives in Portland, and teaches at the University of Southern Maine and in the MFA program of Vermont ...

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  18. Orthodox leader buried at Pittsburgh-area camp he foundedRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Post-gazette.com

    ... "just goes to show how much people were touched by all the things he did," said Jordan Kurzum, a University of Pittsburgh student from New Jersey who has been active in the church's national youth organization. Skip and Janice Loraw of Lancaster ...

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  19. A New Concept to Broaden Access to Molecular TestingRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 20 | The American Journal of Managed Care

    ... should be tested.1 Why the gap? Mark A. Socinski, MD, director of the lung cancer section at the University of Pittsburgh, said that while things are changing, "At the community level there are a number of barriers" to molecular testing. In ...

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  20. Sleep Apnea: Snooze at the Right TimeRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... device that is placed just under the skin of the right upper chest," Ryan Soose, MD, Director, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Division of Sleep Surgery, told Ivanhoe. The Inspire is connected to an electrode that stimulates the nerve of the ...

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