Reynold Panettieri of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “We believe the collective exposure to hydraulic fracturing could increase hospitalizations.”
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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.
Arthur Van Benthem of the Wharton School co-authors an article about reducing carbon emissions.
Nicole Wyre of the School of Veterinary Medicine and the Summer Vets summer camp for high school students are highlighted.
Scott Levin of the Perelman School of Medicine reveals one song he listens to while performing surgery.
Mary Anne Layden of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on pornography as a public health issue.
Scott Barry Kaufman of the School of Arts & Sciences is highlighted for his work on how human intelligence is measured.
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.
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.
Annenberg Public Policy Center’s FactCheck.org is highlighted for its work, especially during campaign seasons.
Benjamin Abella of the Perelman School of Medicine writes an opinion piece about the importance of high school students learning how to administer CPR.
Mauro Guillén of the Wharton School blogs about a French and German confrontation over the rules that govern European unity.
Anne Norris of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about treating a patient with Lyme disease.
David Zaring of the Wharton School authors a cost-benefit analysis of the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Doctoral candidate Nora Becker of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School comments on the money women are saving via contraceptive coverage.
Kenneth Shropshire of the Wharton School suggests how Major League Baseball can attract a youthful audience through technology.
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.
Steve Arnold of the Perelman School of Medicine reflects on treating a patient suffering from dementia.
Research about employee ranking from Iwan Barankay of the Wharton School is highlighted.
Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School is quoted about gun safety and gun-control laws.