Mitchell Lazar of the School of Medicine says that more medical tools are required to win the fight against obesity.
Penn in the News
Dean Michael Delli Carpini of Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication says political webcasts could weigh heavily in future elections.
Jeremy Siegel of Penn’s Wharton School says retirement for baby boomers may be more difficult than expected.
Penn ranks fifth in worldwide biotech research papers.
Marcos Frank of the School of Medicine comments on a study linking sleep and social skills.
Anita Allen of the Law School authors an editorial addressing the debate on mandatory HPV vaccinations.
Lawrence Sherman of the School of Arts and Sciences says violent crime data is skewed to make Philadelphia look bad.
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says gender screening is a troubling new trend in the U.S.
Andrew Metrick of Penn’s Wharton School says stock fraud is potentially the most lucrative.
Harvey Rubin of Penn's Institute for Strategic Threat Analysis and Response and the School of Medicine discusses the new “Ready” plan designed to aid in disaster preparedness.
Lawrence Sherman and David Berk of the School of Arts and Sciences discuss a program to prevent murder by singling out the most likely perpetrators.
Ian Lustick of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses his book, “Trapped in the War on Terror.”
Samuel Preston of the School of Arts and Sciences says population growth is directly related to the success of a collective society.
Aaron Beck of the School of Medicine is honored with the Lasker Award for his research involving cognitive therapy.
Andrew Metrick of Penn’s Wharton School comments on early-admissions programs.
Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions discusses early-admissions programs.
Theodore Ruger of the Law School discusses states’ rights and the federal government.
Kenneth Shropshire of Penn’s Wharton School says Phillie Ryan Howard is more of an everyman than most contenders for home-run records.
Doug Lynch of the Graduate School of Education is cited for his work on Microsoft’s new online schoolroom project.
The University of Pennsylvania is among the top-ranked gay-friendly campuses.