Perelman School of Medicine and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia researchers are cited in studying teen driver safety using a simulator to diagnose driving.
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Carl June of the Perelman School of Medicine is cited for his pioneering work on HIV and gene therapy.
Cade Massey of the Wharton School comments on interviewers who have similarities with interviewees.
Carolyn Marvin of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on Apple removing Civil War games in its App Store that included images of the Confederate flag.
Scott Barry Kaufman of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about different types of introversion.
Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences says, “You don’t have to be a faith-based bioethicist to recognize that there’s some global responsibility for modifying the human germline.”
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on the resiliency of historically black colleges and universities.
Anthony Rostain of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on signs of adult attention-deficient/hyperactivity disorder.
Fernando Ferreira and Joseph Gyourko of the Wharton School are featured for researching the impact of subprime mortgages on the financial crisis.
Postdoctoral researcher Eldin Jašarevi of the School of Veterinary Medicine is quoted about studying the effects of stress during pregnancy.
Susan Wachter of the Wharton School talks about the current status of homeownership in America.
Mitesh Patel of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his thoughts on the effectiveness of wearable fitness trackers.
David Rudovsky of the Law School comments on the reduction in shootings in Philadelphia.
Executive Vice President Craig Carnaroli accepted the 2015 Corporate Advocate of the Year Award on behalf of the University from the African American Chamber of Commerce.
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is cited for using baseball metaphors when discussing political rhetoric.
Dan Romer of the Annenberg Public Policy Center says, “For adolescents who have weak ability to override strong impulses, improvements in working memory may provide a pathway to greater control over risky sexual behavior.”
Students from the Community College of Philadelphia are highlighted for their academic achievements and transferring to Penn. Dean Eric Furda of Admissions is quoted.
Minyuan Zhao of the Wharton School comments on the competition of car services in China.
Camille Charles of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about changing attitudes towards racism and inequality.
Carolyn Marvin of the Annenberg School for Communication talks about the evolution of the meaning of the Confederate flag in the wake of the murders at the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston.