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March 3, 2015 News Headlines​

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Parents, doctors confounded by reversal of advice on peanut allergies
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
March 3, 2015
Dr. Todd Green
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Placenta Research Attracts $41.5 Million in Federal Funding
Source: Scientific American
March 2, 2015
Dr. Yoel Sadovsky
Magee-Womens Research Institute

'60 Minutes' Is Right To Raise Questions About Lumber Liquidators' Toxic Floors
Source: Forbes
March 2, 2015
Dr. Bernard Goldstein
University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health

A 30-Day Surgical Standard Is Under Scrutiny
Source: New York Times
March 2, 2015
Dr. Douglas White
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Dangerous Bacteria Mysteriously Escapes From Louisiana Monkey Lab
Source: ABCnews.com
March 2, 2015
UPMC Center for Health Security

'Nightmare Bacteria' Require Old and New Weapons
Source: Live Science
March 2, 2015
Dr. Amesh Adalja
UPMC Center for Health Security

Exclusive: Morgan, Lewis appoints new Pittsburgh office managing partner
Source: Pittsburgh Business Times
March 2, 2015
John Ferreira
UPMC
University of Pittsburgh

Local Man Develops Headband To Reduce Head Trauma
Source: KDKA-TV
March 2, 2015
Dr. Micky Collins
UPMC’s Sports Concussion Program

This Woman Flew an F-35 Simulator with Her Mind
Source: Military.com
March 2, 2015
Jan Scheuermann
University of Pittsburgh

Del. home to first U.S. black female transplant surgeon
Source: Delaware Online
March 2, 2015
Dr. Thomas Starzl
University of Pittsburgh

Worker wellness plans called into question, but others defend it
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
March 3, 2015
UPMC My Health

Scope Superbugs Linked to Unreported Deaths
Source: Newsmax 
March 2, 2015
UPMC

Eye teeth: Dental stem cells could be used to treat corneal scarring
Source: BioNews
March 2, 2015
Dr. James Funderburgh
Dr. Fatima Syed-Picard
University of Pittsburgh

Federally funded initiative helping improve care, reduce costs at Friendship Ridge
Source: Beaver County Times
March 2, 2015
UPMC

Methodist Hospitals introduces new CEO
Source: Chicago Tribune
March 3, 2015
University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health

Kittanning Dance-a-Thon to help boy's family
Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review 
March 3, 2015
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Health happenings: March 3, 2015
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
March 3, 2015
Dr. Stanley Marks
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC Cancer Center
UPMC Passavant

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