Penn in the news

Penn Team Finds a Source for Chemo Nausea in the Brain September 1, 2015 | Philadelphia Inquirer


Bart De Jonghe of the School of Nursing is highlighted for researching the role the brain plays in nausea that follows chemotherapy treatment with cisplatin.

Stroke Prevention Starts Now August 18, 2015 | Self


Brett Cucchiara of the Perelman School of Medicine recommends a Mediterranean-like diet to help prevent strokes.

Does Your Personality Affect Your Dog? Here’s How You Can Find Out August 31, 2015 |


James Serpell of the School of Veterinary Medicine is mentioned for collaborating on a study about how canine behavior could be caused by an owner’s personality and psychological status.

The Science of … Aging (AKA Why My Body’s Breaking Down) July 28, 2015 |


Bradley Johnson of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his thoughts on aging.

F.D.A. Approves Repatha, a Second Drug for Cholesterol in a Potent New Class August 27, 2015 | New York Times


Daniel Rader of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about lowering levels of LDL.