University of Pittsburgh

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Name: University of Pittsburgh
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Data on Infectious Diseases Reported by Researchers at University of Pittsburgh [The Regional Healthcare Ecosystem Analyst (RHEA): a simulation...

Data on Infectious Diseases Reported by Researchers at University of Pittsburgh [The Regional Healthcare Ecosystem Analyst (RHEA): a simulation modeling tool to assist infectious disease control in a health system] By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor ... [Published Wall Street Business Network - 5 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Penn State voted most respected university in the Commonwealth

In a statewide poll of Pennsylvania, Harper Polling has released survey results that found Pennsylvania State University to be the most respected school in the state.In its "Our Commonwealth Poll", 24 percent of participants chose Penn State over Bucknell ... [Published The Daily Pennsylvanian - 5 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Gay college student seeks financial assistance after parents...

Kate Koenig via YouTube University of Pittsburgh student Kate Koenig, 19, has set up a GoFundMe site to pay for college after her parents stopped paying her tuition after they found out she was gay.A University of Pittsburgh student who was cut off from ... [Published New York Daily News - 12 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

University Health names administrator

A Washington, D.C.-area health care administrator has been named president of University Health, the privatized LSU Hospital in Shreveport.Roderick “Rod” L. Williams will take over from University Health hospital administrator Joe Miciotto Aug. 1. Miciotto ... [Published Shreveport Times - 15 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Editorials from around Pennsylvania

:---DRONES ARE COMING: PNC PARK'S AERIAL VISITOR A WARNING FOR THE FUTUREDrones are coming: PNC Park's aerial visitor is a warning for the futureOn the night of June 26, Pirates fans saw in the fifth inning their rising star, Gregory Polanco, hit his ... [Published Belleville News Democrat - 17 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Couples sleep in sync when wife is happy

By / July 2014A new study suggests that couples are more likely to sleep in sync when the wife is more satisfied with their marriage.Results show that overall synchrony in sleep-wake schedules among couples was high, as those who slept in the same bed ... [Published Bedtimes Magazine - 19 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

First National Bank names new chief technology officer

First National Bank, a subsidiary of F.N.B. Corporation, has named Mark Shozda as the new chief technology officer of the company. In this position, he will be responsible for the direction of F.N.B.'s technology function, including comprehensive Data ... [Published Individual.com - 21 hours ago]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

Take a walk on the productive side

ONCE, when I was lithe and there was less of me than there is today, I thought walkers were wankers. I was a runner, you see. I ran in the morning and further every evening. Sometimes I even ran to lectures in the middle of the day.These days, less lithe ... [Published BDlive - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 2 reports

Supermarkets Could Soon Control Where You Walk

The grocery store setup has worked this way for years, seemingly eons. Is it time for an update – an effort by stores to not only set up the basic staples on the perimeter but to guide customers through the store like rats through a maze. Today’s technology ... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Pitt gets $3M from alumni to establish dean's chair in School of Education

The University of Pittsburgh announced Tuesday it has received a $3 million gift from alumni Renee K. Goldman and Richard K. Goldman to establish the Renee and Richard Goldman Dean's Chair in the School of Education.Pitt said the gift has an established ... [Published Business First of Buffalo - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Newsmaker: Dennis W. McCurdy

Noteworthy: McCurdy, as president of the Harmony Business Association, will accept the 12th Butler County Chamber of Commerce Community Champion Award on behalf of the group. The award says that the 40-member group has “succeeded in your mission of bringing ... [Published Pittsburgh Tribune Review - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

Financial support needs to come from state for public universities

Last week, the Department of Education released an updated version of the College Affordability and Transparency Center list, which revealed in-state tuition for Penn State University Park as second-highest in the country only to the University of Pi ... [Published Penn State Daily Collegian - Jul 07 2014]

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"Once lung injury is embedded, it often causes death or long-term damage. Our goal is to recognize the onset of ARDS and treat it before it can do serious harm to the lung" Dr. Angus said
According to the news editors, the research concluded: "A decision maker can utilize RHEA to generate a detailed ABM of any healthcare system of interest, which in turn can serve as a virtual laboratory to test different policies and interventions."
..."Anytime you use rank order, people who are indifferent are ranked the same way as those who are extremely passionate," he said. "It might be more interesting to ask about people's positive or negative feelings towards a university."
"John is humble about his gift giving so we had to surprise him with this honor," said Joseph Burt, executive director of the foundation. "He gets greater satisfaction in seeing how his contributions help our patients and hopes that his generosity inspires others to give."

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Hot Flashes‏ May be Curbed by Weight Loss [Published Medscape Women's Health - 13 hours ago]
Physician Experts Available to Speak to Importa... [Published Newswise - 14 hours ago]
Adelson makes fifth new hire to fight online ga... [Published Politico - 14 hours ago]
University Health names administrator [Published Shreveport Times - 15 hours ago]
No big deal: CDC discovers vials of smallpox in... [Published National Post - Top Stories - 16 hours ago]
Weight loss helped women with obesity reduce ho... [Published Orthopedics Today - 16 hours ago]
Sighs of relief after vials of smallpox found [Published Catholic Online - 17 hours ago]
USA National Masters Track Championships July -2- [Published Scottrade - 17 hours ago]
Editorials from around Pennsylvania [Published Belleville News Democrat - 17 hours ago]
Edelman Japan Hires Takeshi Mori as Advisor [Published Edelman - 18 hours ago]
Couples sleep in sync when wife is happy [Published Bedtimes Magazine - 19 hours ago]
How to Use Your Smartphone to Quit Smoking [Published US News & World Report - 19 hours ago]
James A. (Buddy) Pingatore [Published Starkville Daily News - 20 hours ago]
New Clinical Informatics Curriculum Prepares Fu... [Published A.M. Best - 20 hours ago]
Qualified employees increasingly hard to come b... [Published News Works - 21 hours ago]
First National Bank names new chief technology ... [Published Individual.com - 21 hours ago]
Cancer Institute planning annual celebration [Published Wilkes-Barre Times Leader - Jul 09 2014]
Take a walk on the productive side [Published BDlive - Jul 09 2014]
UV Robots Zap Germs and Disinfect Rooms at UPMC... [Published Reuters - Jul 09 2014]
Molecular Interactions Identified That Block Pr... [Published Biotech Daily - Jul 09 2014]
New blood test could determine onset of Alzheim... [Published Catholic Online - Jul 09 2014]
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No big deal: CDC discovers vials of smallpox in... [Published National Post - Top Stories - 16 hours ago]
ATLANTA — A government scientist cleaning out an old storage room at a research centre near Washington made a startling discovery last week – decades-old vials of smallpox packed away and forgotten in a cardboard box. The six glass vials were intact ...
President Barack Obama Nominates Three Judges t... [Published Burnt Orange Report - Jul 03 2014]
Robert Pitman, who is openly gay, has been nominated to the Western District Judiciary in Texas Last week, President Obama nominated three Texans to join the federal judiciary. He has selected U.S. Attorney Robert Pitman of San Antonio to join ...
PE-backed Cradle Holdings hires CEO [Published PE Hub Blog - Jul 03 2014]
London-based Cradle Holdings , which is backed by private equity firm Fox Paine , has named Lance Patterson as its CEO and to its board of directors. Recently, Patterson served as co-president of Peter Thomas Roth Clinical Skincare . Cradle Holdings ...
GSF Mortgage Brings Customer Service to Pittsburgh [Published PR.com Press Releases - Jul 03 2014]
Pittsburgh, PA, July 03, 2014 --( PR.com )-- GSF Mortgage is proud to welcome Gino Gregory as branch manager in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He comes to GSF with nine years of mortgage industry experience. Gregory graduated from the University of Pittsburgh ...
New way to regrow human corneas [Published Harvard Gazette - Jul 02 2014]
Researchers have identified a way to enhance regrowth of human corneal tissue to restore vision, using a molecule that acts as a marker for hard-to-find limbal stem cells. This work, a collaboration among the Harvard-affiliated Massachusetts Eye ...
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