07/30/2014

PennLive.com: Pennsylvania's best chance

Diverse players, female pitcher take 'city kids' of Taney to Little League regionals: The Little League Pennsylvania state champion Taney Dragons baseball team practices at University of the Sciences field in West Philadelphia. http://www.pennlive.com/little-league-world-series/2014/07/philadelphias_taney_walks_the.html A big battle for Little League champs http://articles.philly.com/2014-07-31/news/52243460_1_little-league-lower-perkiomen-seven-hours#1tC1uszkGmHFHPml.99

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KYW Newsradio: New Oxycodone Pill Designed to Prevent Abuse

The FDA has approved an oxycodone pill designed to deter abuse. Dr. Daniel Hussar, professor of pharmacy at University of the Sciences says the pill attacks pain when swallowed as prescribed, but if the user snorts or injects it, the naloxone will take effect. Listen to the audio clip here....

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07/29/2014

PA Homepage: Dr. David Wood Joins Hamlin Family Health Center

Wayne Memorial Community Health Centers (WMCHC) announces the appointment of board certified family physician David A. Wood, DO, FAAFP to its staff. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy from the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science. http://www.pahomepage.com/story/d/story/dr-david-wood-joins-hamlin-family-health-center/36064/JJ5jbJYU_kKjPa5yyQhjog

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07/28/2014

The Intelligencer: Helping kids learn the game of life

Alumnus Patrick Connaghan PhB’14 has received a scholarship to study for his master's of business degree at the Carlow Institute of Technology in Ireland. In exchange he will be running a Sports Changes Life basketball program for underprivileged Irish youth. http://www.theintell.com/news/local/helping-kids-learn-the-game-of-life/article_fb20df32-6006-5278-aba4-2eefe6b5488e.html

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The Intelligencer: Helping kids learn the game of life

Alumnus Patrick Connaghan PhB’14 has received a scholarship to study for his master's of business degree at the Carlow Institute of Technology in Ireland. In exchange he will be running a Sports Changes Life basketball program for underprivileged Irish youth. http://www.theintell.com/news/local/helping-kids-learn-the-game-of-life/article_fb20df32-6006-5278-aba4-2eefe6b5488e.html

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07/27/2014

Inquirer: New strategies for coping with chronic heart failure

The authors, from Penn's Perelman School of Medicine, used claims data to analyze the health outcomes of 180,000 patients who were prescribed potassium supplements as soon as they started diuretics. The patients were compared with an equal number who did not take supplements. In those who took at least 40...

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07/26/2014

Delaware Online: A place for vets to call home

L.J. "Nick" Callazzo, a business consultant, U.S. Marine, former USciences professor, and fierce advocate for veterans has developed a plan to provide shelter to homeless veterans. http://www.delawareonline.com/story/news/local/2014/07/25/boxwood-manor-refurbished-haven-veterans/13165491/

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07/22/2014

UC Review: USciences Selects Sasaki as its Campus Master Plan Design Firm

University of the Sciences, which has embarked on creating a 10-year campus master plan, has selected Sasaki Associates, Inc., based in Watertown, Mass., as its lead design firm. http://ucreview.com/university-of-the-sciences-selects-sasaki-as-its-campus-master- plan-design-p4996-1.htm

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07/21/2014

Philly Inquirer: Green roofs plant roots in Phila. market

On campuses, Roofmeadow has consulted at the University of Pennsylvania, Temple University, University of the Sciences, and St. Joseph's. http://articles.philly.com/2014-07-20/real_estate/51786320_1_green-roofs-green-city- clean-water-act

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07/15/2014

Press of Atlantic City: A Life Lived

Linwood man, Beach Haven native packed a lot of living into his final year: Pharmacy alumnus BJ Cino P'91, PharmD'98, made a point of getting the most out of life. But from May of last year to June of this year, he paid special attention to that mission, because he...

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