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UPMC to build invest $200M in immunology center in Pittsburgh (Video) - Pittsburgh Business Times


Pittsburgh Business Times
UPMC and the University of Pittsburgh announced Tuesday a new center for immunology, cancer treatment and aging that will be the vanguard of a new bio-innovation center. The UPMC Immune Transplant and Therapy Center will be part of a redesigned eight ...
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
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Immunology Research Center Planned For Site Of Old Auto Plant On Baum Boulevard - 90.5 WESA


90.5 WESA
"We'll have some academic space around basic immunology, immunotherapy, around cancer biology, around aging science, and organ and rejection, organ transplantation," said Dr. Bob Ferris, an immunologist and director of the UPMC Hillman Cancer Center ...

Children's Hospital Colorado unveils allergy center at Anschutz, one of the nation's largest - Aurora Sentinel


Aurora Sentinel
AURORA | Children's Hospital Colorado this week unveiled a new Allergy and Immunology Center that hospital officials say is one of the biggest in the country. The new space at the hospital on the Anschutz medical Campus is “dedicated to the accurate ...

Center For Practical Bioethics


Kansas City, Missouri - United States

The Center for Practical Bioethics is a nonprofit, free-standing and independent organization nationally recognized for its work in practical bioethics. Since 1984, the Center has helped patients and their families, healthcare professionals, policymakers and corporate leaders grapple with ethically complex issues in medicine and research.

The Center does not wait to be called upon. Its vision and mission requires the Center to be proactive - to call attention to ethical issues and to develop programs, policies and publications that address them.

Through its unique methodology, the Center puts "practical bioethics" into action. The results? Reasoned, real world responses to ethically complex situations and, ultimately, the greatest peace of mind possible for those who must decide.

The Center does it work through four domains, with a staff of talented people representing multiple disciplines and a variety of expertise. The Center is supported by a Board of Directors and individuals and organizations committed to advancing ethical practices and policies on health and healthcare issues.

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Tips from a professional dog trainer. Browse the archives, visit the forum, or ask a question. Includes articles on housebreaking puppies, teaching your puppy to walk on a leash, and getting the right training equipment.

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