Craig Alter of the School of Medicine says that, in order for the morning-after pill to be effective, it needs limited restrictions.
Penn in the News
Reuters Health — October 3, 2005
Philadelphia Business Journal — October 2, 2005
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says prohibiting stem-cell research will only lead to researcher migration to the many areas that allow it.
Wilmington News-Journal — October 2, 2005
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine confronts the ethical issues surrounding an exhibit in Philadelphia that displays preserved corpses.
Philadelphia Inquirer — October 1, 2005
Vernon and Shirley Hill donate $10 million to the School of Veterinary Medicine.
Philadelphia Business Journal — September 29, 2005
Penn will participate in a study to measure environmental affects on people from early childhood to adulthood.
USA Today — September 29, 2005
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine discusses the limited power and scope of the President’s Council on Bioethics.
USA Today — September 29, 2005
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine is cited as one of the quintessential voices in bioethics.
HealthDay News — September 29, 2005
Joseph Gallo of the School of Medicine addresses possible fatal repercussions of depression.
Associated Press — September 29, 2005
Penn will play a role in celebrating its founder on the anniversary of his birth.
Associated Press — September 28, 2005
Arthur Caplan of the School or Medicine says the acting head of the FDA must bow out of decisions related to the National Cancer Institute, which he also heads.
ScienceDaily — September 28, 2005
Penn Scientists discover ways of introducing light as a fuel source to smaller electronics.
Atlanta Journal-Constitution — September 27, 2005
Michael Eric Dyson of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on hip-hop stars who use jail time to boost sales.
Seattle Times — September 27, 2005
Janet Pack of Penn’s Wharton School comments on a new economic strategy for the Seattle area.
Slate — September 26, 2005
Joseph Turow of Penn's Annenberg School for Communication discusses earlier network and AMA guidelines for medical dramas.
CBS — September 26, 2005
Britton Chance of the School of Medicine is cited for developing a new technology for breast exams called I-Find.
Baltimore Sun — September 26, 2005
David Rudovsky of the Law School says medical examiners are becoming more high profile.
Cleveland Plain Dealer — September 25, 2005
Mary Frances Berry of the School of Arts and Sciences is spotlighted for her new book, “My Face is Black Is True”.
Philadelphia Inquirer — September 25, 2005
Michael Zuckerman of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses Ben Franklin's numerous contributions and accolades.
Los Angeles Times — September 25, 2005
Don Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences reveals the extent to which the rebuilding of New Orleans will be a political experiment.
Philadelphia Business Journal — September 25, 2005
Georgette Poindexter of the Law School and Penn's Wharton School discusses tax manipulation in regards to real-estate sales.