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Cash-only doctors are in demand by patients

...collapsing health care system," said Arthur Caplan, chairman of the medical ethics department at the University of Pennsylvania Medical School. "Insurance and managed care were supposed to streamline - instead what they've done is add so much...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/05/fin_411081.shtml
Finance
Tomorrow's doping scandal? It could be genetic enhancement

...There's reason to think that this is going to happen," said physiologist H. Lee Sweeney of the University of Pennsylvania Medical School. To athletes whose careers hinge on eking out a little more strength or shaving off mere hundredths...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/14/liv_425254.shtml
Life & style
Col. Thomas Hanson (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

...Division, , he attended undergraduate school at the University of Minnesota and Graduated from the University of Pennsylvania Medical School in 1952. He was a member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon and Nu Sig Medical Fraternity. After a pediatric residency...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/04/obi_356504.shtml
Obituaries
James S. C. Harris (LANSDALE, Pa.)

LANSDALE, Pa. - James S. C. Harris, M.D., formerly of West Mt. Airy, Pa., died Saturday, April 7, 2007 in Lansdale, Pa. Born in Lincoln, Nebraska in 1914, he graduated from the University of Nebraska in 1936 and the University of Pennsylvania Medical School in 1940. He served as an infantry officer in the U.S. Army during WWII, attaining the rank of Major. In 1946, he studied surgery at the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Medicine. Dr. Harris was Chairman of the Department of Surgery at Germantown Hospital and Chief of Thoracic Surgery at Roxborough Memorial Hospital. After his retirement as a surgeon, he was Medical Director at Roxborough Memorial Hospital through 1994. Dr. Harris was on the medical faculties of Hahnemann Medical College, University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Medicine, and Temple University Medical School. He received numerous teaching awards. Survived by his wife, Doris (Rebel) (nee Lent); daughter, Ann Straw (John); sons, Charles (Linda) and James, Jr. (Dale Blair); 6 grandchildren, John, Emily, Kate, Kiana, Tracey and Lauren (deceased); 3 great-grandchildren, Evan, Miles and Maxine. A memorial service will be held at Brittany Pointe Estates, 1001 Valley Forge Road, Lansdale, Pa. 19446 on Friday, April 13 at 10:30 a.m. Burial will be private. Contributions may be sent to the charity of your choice in his honor. Arrangements by Auer Memorial Home & Cremation Service, Inc. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/11/obi_124246.shtml
Obituaries
Col. Thomas Hanson (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

...Division, , he attended undergraduate school at the University of Minnesota and Graduated from the University of Pennsylvania Medical School in 1952. He was a member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon and Nu Sig Medical Fraternity. After a pediatric residency...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/03/obi_356335.shtml
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