Pittsburgh, University of

Pittsburgh, University of,

main campus at Pittsburgh; private with some state support; coeducational; chartered and opened as an academy 1787, called Western Univ. of Pennsylvania 1819–1908. It operates campuses at Johnstown (1927), Greensburg (1963), Bradford (1963), and Titusville (1963) as well. There are centers for social and urban research and for international studies, and it has a noted medical center.
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Washington, Feb 1 (ANI): A new study-conducted by researchers at the University of Pittsburgh, University of Illinois, Rice University, and Ohio State University-shows that one year of moderate physical exercise can increase the size of the brain's hippocampus in older adults, leading to an improvement in spatial memory.
Researchers from the University of Pittsburgh, University of Pennsylvania, and University of California, Los Angeles, have developed promising PET tracers for this purpose, Dr.
From the Pittsburgh Poison Center, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa; and the Maryland Poison Center, University of Maryland at Baltimore.
Approximately ten of these libraries are under the direct management of accomplished Chinese American scholar librarians such as those at Harvard University, Princeton University, University of Michigan, University of California at Berkeley and Los Angeles, University, of Illinois, University of Chicago, University of Washington, University of Pittsburgh, University of Colorado, and Hoover Institute (CEAL Membership Directory, 1996).
He has also held positions with KSS Group, Giant Eagle, University of Pittsburgh, University of Waterloo, Pohang University of Science and Technology (South Korea), and Institute of Russian Academy of Sciences (Moscow).
The modern Internet also gained support in 1985 when the National Science Foundation formed the NSFNET, linking five supercomputer centers at Princeton University, Pittsburgh, University of California at San Diego, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and Cornell University.
Louis, University of Maryland, University of Pittsburgh, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, University of Massachusetts, The Ohio State University, Oklahoma State University, University of Cincinnati, Illinois Institute of Technology, Vanderbilt University, Drexel University, Howard University, Colorado State University, American University, University of the Pacific, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Also on hand to present workshops on "Colon Cancer Screening: Best Approaches" and "School Physical Activity and Reproductive Health Programs and their Impact on Adolescent Health," among others, will be physicians from the nation's top research hospitals and educational centers, including the University of Pittsburgh, University of North Carolina and Johns Hopkins Center for Adolescent Health.
Preparedness and Emergency Response Research Centers (PERRCs) from the following institutions: Emory University, Harvard University, Johns Hopkins University, University of California C Los Angeles, University of Minnesota, University of North Carolina C Chapel Hill, University of Pittsburgh, University of Washington
The EECP system is now in use at major medical centers, including those affiliated with Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, University of Pittsburgh, University of California San Diego, University of California San Francisco and the University of Virginia, as well as the Miami Heart Institute and The Mayo Clinic.
The products tested represent 19 national universities including the University of Michigan, University of Pittsburgh, University of Connecticut, Duke University, and Michigan State University.
Over this period, very high field MR systems have been delivered to The National Institutes of Health, The University of Pittsburgh, University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) and University of Florida at Gainesville.
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