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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 ...
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Immunology Research Center Planned For Site Of Old Auto Plant On Baum Boulevard - 90.5 WESA


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"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 ...

Zoologist to speak at The Gunnery on ecology of coral reefs - Litchfield County Times


Litchfield County Times
WASHINGTON — The Gunnery presents Martin Speight, emeritus professor in zoology at the University of Oxford, England, on Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the Ogden D. Miller Memorial Athletic Center lower gym. Speight, who has a bachelor's degree in marine ...

University of Pennsylvania: Center for Bioethics

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - United States

The Department of Medical Ethics & Health Policy is based in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Under the direction of the department chair, Ezekiel Emanuel, MD, PhD, the Department stands as one of the premier institutions of research and education in medical ethics in the world. The Departments distinguished faculty produce and disseminate scholarship and conduct one of the leading bioethics masters programs in the world. In addition to their own projects, faculty members supervise research being carried out by undergraduates, graduate students, medical students, doctoral students and post-doctoral fellows.

The Departments presence in the world of biomedical ethics education is ever-growing. In 2013, the department will launch the Master of Science in Medical Ethics, which is designed to educate the next generation of bioethicists. The University of Pennsylvania and the Department have partnered with Coursera to offer free, online courses taught by our faculty.

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