US small businesses feel mixed impact from China's economy

...overall may feel little impact from the weakness in China's economy, says Ravi Madhavan, a professor at the University of Pittsburgh's Katz Graduate School of Business who specializes in international business. Unlike big industrial companies...

Doctors save man's burned hand by tucking it into belly

...sounded crazy," Casey Reyes said.Dr. Vijay Gorantla, a plastic surgeon and hand transplant expert at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, said the operation is not novel, but many doctors don't realize it is an option."It...

Racial identity of "Black Lives Matter" activist questioned

...or offer scholarships based on race.Damaging labels have long been applied to high-profile leaders, said University of Pittsburgh historian David Garrow, who has written extensively about the FBI's efforts to label Dr. Martin Luther King...

Brain scans could help spot concussion-related disease, study shows

...results were released Monday by the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.Dr. Joseph Maroon, of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, who was not involved in the study, called the results "a major step forward in detecting CTE...

Stem cells still uncharted territory in sports

...Society. "The market kind of outpaces the research and the validation."Dr. Freddie Fu, head physician for University of Pittsburgh athletics, refuses to use stem cells on humans because of uncertainty over what manipulated cells will do once...

Dorsett watches two players pass him on NFL list

...time he saw the running back suit up for the University of Pittsburgh. Not much has changed since. Dorsett watched...about him from the time I saw him play at the University of Pittsburgh," Dorsett said. "He has the passion, he...

Aric Berning

...Presiden tial Scholar; National Merit finalist; University of Pittsburgh Chancellor's scholarship finalistCOMMUNITY...Kidney benefitCOLLEGE/CAREER PLANS: Attend the University of Pittsburgh and take part in the BS/MD program in conjunction...

2010 Best and Brightest
Ray may be placed on liver donor list

...with $250,000, his lawyer said Tuesday. University of Pittsburgh Medical Center spokeswoman Lisa Rossi said Ray...accepted into the liver transplant program at the University of Pittsburgh" if he raises enough money for the operation...

A second opinion thousands of miles away

...who is chief of transplant pathology at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, simply turns to a computer in...touch with colleagues in Palermo, where the University of Pittsburgh manages a hospital called the Mediterranean Institute...

XXX Technology
Stroke victims clamor for place in study

...permanently disabled. As far as Kondziolka knows, the University of Pittsburgh is the only medical center in the world testing...permanently disabled. As far as Kondziolka knows, the University of Pittsburgh is the only medical center in the world testing...

Things to Do