Tiffani Johnson of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on black and Hispanic children being less likely to receive pain medication than white children who go to the emergency room with stomach pain.
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Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education is cited for his research on achievement by black males in higher education.
Rick Bayless plans to open a Mexican café in Penn’s ARCH building.
Michael Thase of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the development of a new antidepressant.
Y. Joseph Woo and Eduardo Rame of the Perelman School of Medicine are quoted about heart failure and an LVAD device.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on parenting while on the tenure track.
Robert Hornik of the Annenberg School for Communication is quoted about researching smoking behaviors.
Ian Lustick of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses his New York Times opinion piece on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Dean Eric Furda of Admissions comments on the Ivy in Your Backyard program that offers local students guidance on the college search and application process.
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School is cited for co-authoring a study that helps explains why business leaders are receptive to headhunters.
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School offers suggestions to companies on employee compensation.
Jerry Wind of the Wharton School comments on the integration of design and marketing and the benefits of the new Masters in Integrated Product Design degree.
A study by Ethan Mollick of the Wharton School on crowdfunded ventures is referenced in an article about why the money-raising campaigns fail.
Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication says, “Marketers use the mantra of anonymity to dissuade people of the creepiness of it all.”
Mark Alan Hughes and Elise Harrington of the School of Design write an op-ed about measuring and rewarding smart energy use.
Angela Duckworth of the School of Arts and Sciences is highlighted for being named a MacArthur Fellow.
Edward B. Rock of the provost’s office and Al Filreis of the School of Arts and Sciences are quoted on the effect of MOOCs on higher education.
Ian Lustick of the School of Arts and Sciences is interviewed about his New York Times essay.
John Dilulio of the School of Arts and Sciences shares his views on Philadelphia’s archdiocese.
Cade Massey of the Wharton School is featured for studying the National Football League’s draft system.