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Children’s Designated as a Live Well Allegheny Workplace

Children’s has been designated as a Live Well Allegheny Workplace from Allegheny County Health Department.

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Two UPMC doctors and one University of Pittsburgh professor are leading a project to better track patients at risk for suicide through the electronic health record.


A team of researchers at Pitt's Department of Emergency Medicine designed an innovative new process to slow down brain cell loss in stroke patients.
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A team of UPMC surgeons performed the first LIVE procedure to slow heart failure progression.
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Studies at the Delgoffe Lab in the UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Tumor Microenvironment Center suggest that the metabolic makeup of the tumor microenvironment has a critical influence on the immune response to cancer and could provide the basis for why immunotherapy works for some but not all cancer patients.

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