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NEW YORK, Dec. 24 (UPI) -- The suicide of millionaire philanthropist Robert W. Wilson in New York was prompted by a recent stroke, a friend said.
Tripplehorn named WMF spokeswoman

Tripplehorn named WMF spokeswoman

NEW YORK, Jan. 15 (UPI) -- U.S. actress Jeanne Tripplehorn has agreed to serve as a spokeswoman for the World Monuments Fund, WMF President Bonnie Burnham said.

World's endangered monuments are listed

NEW YORK, June 11 (UPI) -- The 2008 list of the 100 most endangered world monuments has been released by the World Monument Fund.

World Monuments Fund mobilizes Iraq aid

NEW YORK, March 22 (UPI) -- The World Monuments Fund of New York is joining with the Getty Conservation Institute of Los Angeles in an international effort to save Iraqi cultural icons. WMF President Bonnie Burnham said Monday the GCI-WMF Iraq Cultural Heritage Conservation Initiati

Great Wall leads new endangered list

NEW YORK, Oct. 1 (UPI) -- The World Monuments Fund has issued its biennial list of the most endangered historic, artistic and architectural sites headed by two of mankind's greatest engi

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NEW YORK, Oct. 11 (UPI) -- The World Monuments Fund added lower Manhattan to its annual list of most endangered historic, artistic, and architectural sites Thursday as an emergency measur

Rear Admiral Bonnie Burnham Potter was the first female physician in the Navy Medical Corps to be selected for flag rank. She served as the commanding officer of the National Naval Medical Center at Bethesda, Maryland and Chief of the Navy Medical Corps.

A native of Piedmont, California, Rear Admiral Potter graduated from the University of California at Davis in 1968 with a bachelor's degree in Animal Science. Following completion of medical technology training, she attended graduate school at the University of California at Davis in Animal Physiology. She received her Doctor of Medicine degree from St. Louis University School of Medicine in 1975.

Potter completed her internship and residency in internal medicine at the Naval Regional Medical Center (NRMC), Oakland, California, where she was Chief Resident from 1978 to 1979. She remained at NRMC Oakland as a staff internist and Residency Training Officer until 1983.

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