Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine comments on controversy surrounding Veterans Affairs health-planning literature.
Penn in the News
MCT News Service — September 2, 2009
Associated Press — September 1, 2009
Penn’s efforts to make commencement greener are featured.
KYW Radio (Philadelphia) — September 1, 2009
Vice President Marie Witt of Business Services discusses Penn’s use of recycled materials for undergraduate caps and gowns for 2010 graduation.
WABI-TV (Bangor, Me.) — September 1, 2009
Dean Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice is cited for research concerning family violence.
SmartMoney — September 1, 2009
Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts and Sciences says teacher misassignment is widespread.
Psych Central News — September 1, 2009
Scott Rick and Deborah Small of the Wharton School are credited for their research on spousal money attitudes.
Washington Post — September 1, 2009
Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center discusses a health-care-reform advertisement.
Wilmington News-Journal — August 31, 2009
Mary Ersek of the School of Nursing discusses palliative care.
Chronicle of Higher Education — August 31, 2009
Robert Zemsky of the Graduate School of Education and the Learning Alliance for Higher Education is cited for his support of a three-year-baccalaureate option.
New York Times — August 31, 2009
Tom Baker of the Law School is cited for his book, “The Medical Malpractice Myth,” as he discusses medical-malpractice suits and their effect on health-care costs.
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education — August 31, 2009
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education discusses government funding for historically black colleges.
U.S. News & World Report — August 31, 2009
Student Julia Figurelli of the Law School says the job market for new lawyers has declined.
“All Things Considered” (National Public Radio) — August 31, 2009
Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center examines medical-malpractice costs.
KPFK Radio (Los Angeles) — August 30, 2009
Sarah Tishkoff of the School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences discusses her research on the African genome.
Science Progress — August 30, 2009
Jonathan Moreno of the School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences co-authors an op-ed in support of health-care reform.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 30, 2009
President Amy Gutmann; Stephen Gluckman, Harvey Friedman, Robin Canada and student Mosepele Mosepele of the School of Medicine; and Nursing student Don Payette Jr. discuss Penn’s HIV/AIDS-fighting program and other activities in Botswana.
“Weekend Edition Sunday” (National Public Radio) — August 30, 2009
Brooks Jackson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center’s Factcheck.org comments on prior health-care-reform debates.
University World News — August 30, 2009
President Amy Gutmann and Kristin Gilbertson of Investments discuss Penn’s endowment performance.
Boston Globe — August 30, 2009
Jack Guttentag of the Wharton School analyzes mortgage-loan policies.
Chicago Tribune — August 30, 2009
Scott Rick and other Wharton researchers are cited for their examination of financial habits among spouses.