Penn in the news
Mary Ersek of the School of Nursing penned an op-ed about making changes to nursing home care.
Frances Jensen of the Perelman School of Medicine writes about the short and long-term effects of potent drugs on young minds.
Martha Farah of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on research that reveals how the stress of growing up poor can affect a child’s brain development.
Mathias Basner of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about a study that developed a test to measure the effects of spaceflight on cognition.
President Amy Gutmann, Presidential Bioethics Commission chair, writes about three key areas of ethical concern in neuroscience research and application.