Penn in the News — March 26, 2015

Katherine Nathanson of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about BRCA testing.

CBS News (Philadelphia) — March 26, 2015

Five seniors, Jodi FeinbergMatthew LisleShadrack FrimpongAdrian Lievano, and Katlyn Grasso, are highlighted as the inaugural winners of the President’s Engagement Prize.

Washington Post — March 26, 2015

Elaina Lin of the Perelman School of Medicine shares her perspective on fetal surgery and fetal pain research.

Scientific American — March 26, 2015

President Amy Gutmann, Presidential Bioethics Commission chair, writes about three key areas of ethical concern in neuroscience research and application.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — March 26, 2015

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.

Wall Street Journal — March 25, 2015

A three-question test on financial literacy collaboratively developed by Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School is cited.

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 25, 2015

Five undergraduate students are featured as the winners of the University of Pennsylvania’s President’s Engagement Prizes.

New York Times — March 25, 2015

Joseph Kable of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about how discounting can affect decisions including personal finances.

“The Current with Anna Maria Tremonti,” CBC Radio — March 25, 2015

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School joins a discussion on what it means to go viral.

CNN — March 24, 2015

Mitesh Patel of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “Adopting and maintaining … healthier habits is challenging, and new strategies are needed.”

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 24, 2015

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School comments on viral Web sensations.

New York Times — March 24, 2015

Susan Domchek of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about cancer prevention options and Penn’s Basser Research Center is mentioned.

CNN Money — March 24, 2015

Stewart Friedman of the Wharton School comments on women bearing the primary responsibility for childrearing and how that affects their careers.

U.S. News — March 23, 2015

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School offers advice on how to get hired for employment after the age of 50.

Atlantic — March 23, 2015

Anthony Fabricatore of the Perelman School of Medicine is cited for his 2011 review of various weight-loss methods and symptoms of depression in obese people.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — March 23, 2015

Eugenia South of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about researching how walking by green spaces reduces stress.

New York Times — March 22, 2015

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School comments on physician-assisted dying.

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 22, 2015

J.D. Foster of the School of Veterinary Medicine is highlighted for working with the dialysis center at Penn’s Matthew J. Ryan Veterinary Hospital.

Traffic Medicine — March 21, 2015

Flaura Winston of the Perelman School of Medicine is interviewed about ADHD and driving.

Guardian — March 20, 2015

Adam Grant of the Wharton School is cited for his research on the success of “givers” and “takers” in the workplace.