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Episode 104, August 2021 - Click to Watch

Pregnancy Recovery Center at UPMC Magee 
Women receive comprehensive care for opioid addiction during pregnancy

Included in This Episode:

  • UPMC announces new leadership
  • Testing new therapies for treating TBI in children
  • New device therapy interventions for patients with COPD
  • Go inside the Pregnancy Recovery Center at UPMC Magee

Episode 103, June 2021 - Click to Watch

Undergoing the robotic Whipple procedure

Included in This Episode:

  • Mastering the robotic Whipple procedure
  • Developing assistive devices to enhance independence
  • Improving synthetic vascular grafts
  • Q & A with Donald Yealy, MD, and Derek Angus, MD

Episode 102, April 2021 - Click to Watch

Undergoing leukapheresis as part of the adoptive cell transfer process

Included in This Episode:

  • Introducing new Health Services leadership team
  • Activating T-cells outside the body for immune therapy
  • Advances in tissue regeneration
  • The Pittsburgh Study follows 25K children to uncover health disparities
  • Q & A with Leslie Davis and Donald Yealy, MD

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Episode 101, February 2021 - Click to Watch

The Ab8 antibody

Included in This Episode:

  • Derek Angus, MD, on REMAP research
  • Douglas White, MD, on allocating resources to treat COVID-19
  • John Mellors, MD, on the discovery of Ab8
  • Q & A with Steven Shapiro, MD, and Joel Nelson, MD

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