Anne Cappola of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “In light of the high volume of prescriptions and aggressive marketing by testosterone manufacturers, prescribers and patients should be wary.”
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Michael Katz of the School of Arts and Sciences contributes an op-ed about New York mayor Michael Bloomberg and his accomplishments with an antipoverty program.
Mauro Guillen of the Wharton School comments on the future of the World Retail Congress Africa.
Scott Rosner of the Wharton School is quoted about the Mets and minority partner Steven A. Cohen.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education discusses the impact alumni giving could have on the finances of Howard University.
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School co-authors an article about the Affordable Care Act’s new health insurance exchanges.
Lisa Murphy of the School of Veterinary Medicine comments on the FDA studying jerky pet treats.
Marilyn Howarth and Reynold Panettieri of the Perelman School of Medicine comment on how mold can affect health.
Mark Pauly of the Wharton School comments on those eligible for free policies under the Affordable Care Act.
Peter Reese of the Perelman School of Medicine and medical student Matthew Allen are cited for co-authoring an editorial about ethical concerns surrounding the notion of paying for organs.
Damon Centola of the Annenberg School for Communication is featured for creating the “Name Game” that helps determine how people come to agreements.
Joshua Plotkin of the School of Arts and Sciences and the School of Engineering and Applied Science and Alexander Stewart, also of the School of Arts and Sciences are featured for their research on the Prisoner’s Dilemma.
Amy Jordan of the Annenberg Public Policy Center says, “What we really don’t know much about is the impact of interactive media on the developing brain.”
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center shares her thoughts on President Obama’s sinking approval rate.
Julie Wesley of Public Safety talks about her canine partner Socks.
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School comments on including a “grandfather clause” in the Affordable Care Act.
Mauro Guillen of the Wharton School shares his thoughts on mobile banking.
Mathias Basner of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for research noise and sleep quality.
Erwann Michel-Kerjan and Howard Kunreuther of the Wharton School co-author an article about their proposal to states and local governments to begin purchasing insurance contracts to protect infrastructure from natural disasters.
Kevin Gillen of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the effectiveness of the protest in relation to the tax abatement.