Penn in the News

New York Times — December 15, 2006

Susan Ellenberg of the School of Medicine discusses a statistical study that found a drop in breast cancer.

Philadelphia Inquirer — December 15, 2006

Richard Berk of the School of Arts and Sciences says it is difficult to pinpoint any one reason for increased homicides.

WHYY Radio — December 15, 2006

Camille Charles of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses her book, “Won’t You Be My Neighbor?: Race, Class and Residence in Los Angeles.”

New York Times — December 14, 2006

Vice Provost Valerie Swain-Cade McCoullum of University Life says Penn students are in constant contact with family.

KYW Radio — December 14, 2006

Dean Richardson of the School of Veterinary Medicine says Barbaro may soon be able to leave the hospital.

Bloomberg News — December 14, 2006

President Amy Gutmann pledges $150,000 to Penn to encourage other donors.

USA Today — December 14, 2006

Sean Grady of the School of Medicine provides a guide to arteriovenous malformation.

Philadelphia Daily News — December 14, 2006

Dean Richardson of the School of Veterinary Medicine comments on Barbaro’s condition.

Associated Press — December 13, 2006

Rachel Werner of the School of Medicine and Eric Bradlow of the Wharton School are cited for their research on hospital death rates.

Associated Press — December 13, 2006

Kathryn Schmitz of the School of Medicine discusses how smokers can benefit from exercise.

HealthDay News — December 13, 2006

Penn research is cited in a study concerning Medicare hospital evaluations.

Wall Street Journal — December 13, 2006

Serdar Ural of the School of Medicine says pregnant women with herpes should take anti-viral medicine as a preventive regardless of external symptoms.

New York Times — December 12, 2006

President Amy Gutmann comments on tuition trends and financial aid.

Baltimore Sun — December 12, 2006

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication outlines new Democratic House Speaker Pelosi’s strategy to fight negative political rhetoric.

Baltimore Sun — December 12, 2006

Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences says the firm that will buy U.S. ports from Dubai ownership also has many international ties.

ABC News — December 12, 2006

Ben Musher of the School of Medicine discusses sleep deprivation in medical professions.

Philadelphia Inquirer — December 11, 2006

G. Victor Hallman of the Wharton School discusses pension plans.

Los Angeles Times — December 11, 2006

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication says incoming Democratic House speaker Pelosi is challenging the image Republicans defined for her in the primary.

Philadelphia Inquirer — December 11, 2006

Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine comments on a new gene-therapy treatment used to fight impotence.

KYW Radio — December 11, 2006

Lawrence Sherman of the School of Arts and Sciences says previous Philadelphia police behavior has negatively affected methods current police can use to fight violence.