Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

(Accident victim Candace Gantt with daughters Morgan and Carter, and husband Russ Gantt, at a HUP conference on traumatic brain injuries.  Photo by Mike Dougherty)

HUP Doctors and Traumatic Brain Injury Patients Compare Notes on Treatment and Recovery

One of the main concerns for patients such as Candace Gantt, third from left, is the gap between “rehabilitation,” when they are functioning but not at 100 percent, and full recovery.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/13/2015

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Temporary Overhead Walkway Will Be One Step in HUP’s Plan For New Construction at 34th St.

The walkway is needed because HUP plans to demolish an old office building and put up a new hospital tower there.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/10/2015

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Man Shot Outside University City Bar

Police are searching for the gunman they say shot a man outside a bar in the University City section of West Philadelphia early Friday morning.

12/05/2014

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. (credit: Jan Carabeo)

2 Philadelphia Hospitals Designated For Ebola Care 

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services included the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia on a list Tuesday of 35 designated hospitals across the country.

12/02/2014

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Police Investigate Fatal Overbrook Stabbing

Police are investigating after a man was fatally stabbed Thanksgiving morning in the Overbrook section of Philadelphia.

11/27/2014

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Driver Injured After Crashing Into Church In Cobbs Creek

It happened around 11:45 p.m. Thursday at the intersection of Osage Avenue and 61st Street.

11/07/2014

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Firefighter Injured, Dozens Displaced In West Philly Apartment Building Fire

The fire was reported around 11:45 p.m. Thursday at the unit block of S. 62nd Street.

10/31/2014

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Congressmembers Briefed About Philadelphia Area’s Readiness For Ebola

“Not only are they trained and are they well-prepared, every single health care institution represented in the room said that they can handle a patient who has this disease,” noted US representative Chaka Fattah.

10/22/2014

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What Happens When You Chew Gum Before Going Under Anesthesia?

Dr. Basavana Goudra, anesthesiologist at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania says not everyone obeys when they’re told to eat and drink nothing before a procedure.

10/22/2014

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Man Shot Dead In West Philadelphia

It happened around midnight Saturday at 38th Street and Girard Avenue.

10/19/2014

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Local Hospital Joins Fight Against Ebola

A statement from the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania says its agreed to be among hospitals to care for U.S. medical workers who contract Ebola while working in Africa.

10/17/2014

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Man Shot Twice In West Philly

Police say a man was shot two times early Sunday morning in West Philadelphia.

10/12/2014

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2 Injured In West Philly Motorcycle Accident

Two people were injured early Friday morning in an accident involving a motorcycle and a car in University City.

10/10/2014

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Man Shot Dead In West Philadelphia

It happened just before midnight on Sunday at 60th Street and Girard Avenue.

10/06/2014

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Three Shot Outside West Philadelphia Club

The shooting happened around 12:00 a.m. Sunday outside of Cousin Danny’s Exotic Club along the 5200 block of Delancey Street in the city’s Cobbs Creek neighborhood.

10/05/2014

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