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    O’Neill to Discuss Ethics in the Business of Science and Health Care at Duquesne

    Healthcare practitioners, researchers and scientists will explore the vital issue of ethics in health care from 8 to 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 25, in Duquesne University's Power Center Ballroom.

    The event will feature a keynote address by Paul O'Neill, 72nd Secretary of the U.S. Treasury and former chairman and CEO of Alcoa, on Ethics in Health Care: The Leadership Component.

    The day also will include a panel discussion featuring:

    • Scott A. Becker, FACHE, chief executive officer, Conemaugh Health System and Memorial Medical Center
    • Dr. Robert T. Wanovich, vice president, market strategy and delivery, Highmark Inc.
    • Dean Mary Ellen Glasgow, School of Nursing
    • Dean Gregory H. Frazer, Rangos School of Health Sciences.

    The $25 per person cost includes a continental breakfast. Registration is required.

    For more information, contact Dawn Baird at 412.396.5259 or

    The event is sponsored by the Duquesne University Palumbo-Donahue School of Business, Mylan School of Pharmacy, School of Nursing and the John G. Rangos School of Health Sciences.

    Duquesne University

    Founded in 1878, Duquesne is consistently ranked among the nation's top Catholic research universities for its award-winning faculty and tradition of academic excellence. The University is nationally ranked by U.S. News and World Report and the Princeton Review for its rich academic programs in nine schools of study for nearly 10,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and by the Washington Monthly for service and contributing to students' social mobility. Duquesne is a member of the U.S. President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction for its contributions to Pittsburgh and communities around the globe. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Princeton Review's Guide to Green Colleges acknowledge Duquesne's commitment to sustainability.