Penn in the News

CBS News (Philadelphia) — July 16, 2015

Reynold Panettieri of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “We believe the collective exposure to hydraulic fracturing could increase hospitalizations.”

Voice of America — July 16, 2015

Jean Bennett and Manzar Ashtari of the Perelman School of Medicine are cited for studying gene therapy used to restore vision that also strengthens visual processing pathways in the brain.

Economist — July 16, 2015

Arthur Van Benthem of the Wharton School co-authors an article about reducing carbon emissions.

CBS News (Philadelphia) — July 16, 2015

Nicole Wyre of the School of Veterinary Medicine and the Summer Vets summer camp for high school students are highlighted.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — July 16, 2015

Scott Levin of the Perelman School of Medicine reveals one song he listens to while performing surgery.

USA Today — July 14, 2015

Mary Anne Layden of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on pornography as a public health issue.

Business Insider — July 14, 2015

Scott Barry Kaufman of the School of Arts & Sciences is highlighted for his work on how human intelligence is measured.

“Fresh Air,” National Public Radio — July 14, 2015

David Casarett of the Perelman School of Medicine is interviewed about the use of medical marijuana and his new book, Stoned: A Doctor’s Case for Medical Marijuana.

Wall Street Journal — July 14, 2015

Paul Robinson of the Law School pens an op-ed about President Obama’s use of presidential clemency to change federal sentencing policy concerning nonviolent drug offenses.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — July 13, 2015

Annenberg Public Policy Center’s FactCheck.org is highlighted for its work, especially during campaign seasons.

Philly.com — July 13, 2015

Benjamin Abella of the Perelman School of Medicine writes an opinion piece about the importance of high school students learning how to administer CPR.

Huffington Post — July 13, 2015

Mauro Guillén of the Wharton School blogs about a French and German confrontation over the rules that govern European unity.

CBS News (Philadelphia) — July 13, 2015

Anne Norris of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about treating a patient with Lyme disease.

New York Times — July 13, 2015

David Zaring of the Wharton School authors a cost-benefit analysis of the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Kaiser Health News — July 12, 2015

Doctoral candidate Nora Becker of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School comments on the money women are saving via contraceptive coverage.

“On the Money,” CNBC — July 12, 2015

Kenneth Shropshire of the Wharton School suggests how Major League Baseball can attract a youthful audience through technology.

Philly.com — July 12, 2015

Alexander Lin of the Perelman School of Medicine is cited for studying larynx cancer patients and finding that removing the organ is not a treatment that many patients receive.

Economist — July 11, 2015

Steve Arnold of the Perelman School of Medicine reflects on treating a patient suffering from dementia.

New York Times — July 11, 2015

Research about employee ranking from Iwan Barankay of the Wharton School is highlighted.

Washington Post — July 10, 2015

Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School is quoted about gun safety and gun-control laws.