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May 18, 2009

Creighton in the News

Creighton doc offers cancer treatment breakthrough
Omaha World-Herald, May 16, 2009
A Creighton University physician appears to be the first in the world to offer a way to guide the treatment of cancer patients by virtually re-creating chromosomes with computer technology.
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The shift to thrift will it be lasting?
Omaha World-Herald, May 16, 2009
"We'll be consuming again," said Creighton University economist Ernie Goss. "Americans have a very short memory when it comes to economics."
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1,440 receive degrees from Creighton
Omaha World-Herald, May 17, 2009
Creighton University presented degrees to more than 1,440 students during two spring commencement ceremonies Saturday at the Qwest Center Omaha.
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Drugs for alcoholics might be new trend
Omaha World-Herald, May 16, 2009
Many doctors are reluctant to prescribe injections and pills for treatment of alcoholism. Dr. S. Pirzada Sattar, a psychiatrist and an addiction expert at Creighton University says, "There's still that bias that the disorders are a moral disorder."
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