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Donor Supports Research Addressing Dupuytren’s Disease
Donor Supports Research Addressing Dupuytren’s Disease Learn more
Dr. J. Peter Rubin wins McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine Grant of the Month | April 2015
Dr. J. Peter Rubin wins the Grant of the Month for project titled "Injectable Engineered Tissue for Cancer Reconstruction" Learn more
Massive Weight Loss Surgery Highlighted
The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) Life After Weight Loss program is nationally and internationally recognized for its innovative body contouring surgical techniques following massive weight loss.  Learn more
Dr. Kathju interviewed by Ivanhoe.com
Dr. Sandeep Kathju interviewed with Ivanhoe News about hyperbaric treatments at UPMC Wound Healing Services at UPMC Passavant. The story is published at Ivanhoe.com and starting to appear on news broadcasts and websites around the country.  Learn more
Ross H. Musgrave, MD
It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Ross H. Musgrave, MD on Friday, September 12, 2014.  Learn more
Dr. Losee Interviewed by Today.com
Dr. Losee's expert opinion on helmet thaerapy for deformational plagiocephaly was sought by NBC's Today Show and featured in an article published on their website. Learn more
Dr. Marra selected to be associate editor in the journal Cells Tissues and Organs
Kacey Marra, associate professor at the University of Pittsburgh, was tapped to join the scholarly journal “Cells Tissues Organs” as associate editor for stem cells and tissue engineering. The unpaid selection will give Marra a directive voice in the emerging field of regenerative medicine. Learn more
UPMC and Local Artists Join Forces to Honor Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day
Pitt Plastic Surgery, Assistant Professor Dr. Carolyn De La Cruz is featured in an article in the Western Pennsylvania Healthcare News as she helps to raise awareness for Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day. Learn more
NESPS Basic Science Presentation Awardee, Zoe MacIsaac
Please join me in congratulating Zoe MacIsaac for winning the award for Best Basic Science Presentation at the 2013 Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons annual meeting this weekend.  Learn more
Trib Live | Lifestyles Interview with Dr. J. Peter Rubin
Dr. Rubin discusses the increase in brachioplasty procedures in today's issue of the TribLive | Lifestyles and his patient, Charlene Stewart explains how the procedure made a world of difference. Learn more