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Penn Physician and Historian Robert Aronowitz Elected to Institute of Medicine

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.

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45,000-year-old Man Reveals Earliest Human Genome October 23, 2014 | United Press International

Sarah Tishkoff of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences comments on scientists who have reconstructed the oldest known human genome.


What to Know About This Year’s Flu Vaccine Options October 9, 2014 | EveryDay Health

Amy Behrman of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “Vaccination is probably the best weapon against influenza and reduces the risk of people transmitting a debilitating disease.”


Human-subjects Research: The Ethics Squad October 21, 2014 | Nature.com

Steven Joffe of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about research ethics.


Audio: Jonathan Moreno’s ‘Impromptu Man: J.L. Moreno and the Origins of Psychodrama, Encounter Culture and the Social Network’ October 21, 2014 | “Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School or Arts & Sciences discusses his new book.


Why We Should All Care About Obamacare October 20, 2014 | Philly.com

Janet Weiner of the Perelman School of Medicine and David Grande of PSOM and the Wharton School write about the Affordable Care Act.


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