July 22, 2016 |
THEODORE J. BERRY, 98, a Main Line physician, author, and educator, died Thursday, July 14, of pneumonia at his home in Naples, Fla. Dr. Berry lived in Villanova and then Bryn Mawr before moving to Naples in 1999. He was a prominent figure at Bryn Mawr Hospital for 45 years, practicing internal medicine and serving for a time as chief of staff. He retired in 1993 as director of medical education. Although Dr. Berry was hard-driving and productive, he also was very genial. Quietly and discreetly, he was physician and friend to the Main Line's elite families.
May 10, 2016 |
Jill Roberts has joined the Healthy Rowhouse Project as executive director. The project began as an initiative of the Design Advocacy Group and is now part of the Center for Architecture. Roberts had been community development project manager and housing operations manager at Project HOME in Philadelphia. Publicly traded water utility Aqua America Inc., Bryn Mawr, has promoted Olivia Hawkins to director of quality for customer operations from business-process analyst.
January 27, 2015
The public relations and crisis communications firm Bellevue Communications Group , Philadelphia and Harrisburg, has promoted Diana Torralvo to senior account executive from account executive. In her new role, Torralvo will be responsible for handling media, public relations, and social-media strategies for clients. NRG Energy , Philadelphia, has hired Keri Murschell as director of business and product innovation, East retail. She founded Keri Golf, a company focused on women's products, and later sold it to a large manufacturer.
December 5, 2014 |
The young man was wasting away in his Philadelphia hospital bed, and the young physician treating him couldn't figure out what was wrong. "He had diarrhea, and he had one pneumonia after another," David V. Condoluci recalls. "I felt so inadequate. Everything I was doing wasn't working. And then, he died. " In the summer of 1981, the first cases of what would come to be called AIDS emerged in America - including at the Hospital of the Pennsylvania College of Osteopathic Medicine. Condoluci, an infectious disease specialist who grew up in Rochester, N.Y., had just launched his career at PCOM.
November 19, 2012
St. Catherine Labouré Medical Clinic , which provides health care for uninsured adults who do not qualify for medical assistance or welfare, has named the following to its board: John Scanlon , chief medical officer and chief of podiatric medicine and surgery at Chestnut Hill Hospital. Ilene Warner-Maron , a practicing nurse and specialist in gerontology who is an assistant professor at St. Joseph's University. Maureen Pié-Bruno , a practicing attorney who is a lecturer in sociology at Thomas Jefferson University.
October 3, 2012
Another dead end in hunt for Hoffa DETROIT - Like many others that came before it, the latest search for former Teamsters boss Jimmy Hoffa has come up empty. Tests on soil samples gathered last week from a backyard in a Detroit suburb showed no traces that Hoffa - or anyone else - was buried there, police in Roseville, Mich., announced Tuesday. "Our department just received the soil sample report from Michigan State University, after a battery of tests; the samples submitted for examination showed no signs of human decomposition," the police statement read.