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What Is Frontotemporal Dementia, and Is It Inheritable? September 29, 2014 | Boston Globe

Murray Grossman of the Perelman School of Medicine explains frontotemporal dementia.


Health: Vitamin D Shows Promise for Local Patients Battling One of the Deadliest Cancers September 26, 2014 | CBS Philly

Peter O’Dwyer of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about testing vitamin D injections in addition to aggressive chemotherapy.


My Dad, the Psychodramatist September 26, 2014 | Psychology Today

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences writes about his new book about his late father, J.L. Moreno, a psychodrama and group therapy pioneer.


More Women Skip Some Prenatal Tests After Learning About Risks September 23, 2014 | National Public Radio

Debbie Driscoll of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on women who choose prenatal screenings.


Will Cancer-sniffing Dogs Lose Their Jobs to a Machine? September 24, 2014 | PBS Newshour

Cynthia Otto of the School of Veterinary Medicine and A.T. Charlie Johnson of the School of Arts & Sciences are quoted about cancer detection and dogs.