Robert Aronowitz, a physician and historian at the University of Pennsylvania, has been elected to membership in the Institute of Medicine, one of the nation's highest honors in the health-care field.
Blue light can both set the mood and set in motion important biological responses.
Researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine and
Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Florida have identified a drug that can be used to treat pulmonary hypertension, a disease for which few therapy options exist.
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Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences co-authors an op-ed about the military medical system in the wake of the Ebola outbreak.
Research from the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Nursing on the benefits exercising for patients receiving chemotherapy is cited.
Patricia Henwood of the Perelman School of Medicine is mentioned for volunteering to help treat Ebola.
Roderic Eckenhoff of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how older patients can experience “postoperative cognitive decline” after surgery.
Graduate student Manuel Spitschan and David Brainard of the School of Arts & Sciences and Geoffrey Aguirre of the Perelman School of Medicine are quoted about researching the biological effects of blue light.