Penn in the News

USA Today — April 3, 2007

Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says Phase 1 pharmaceutical studies’ objective is to exclude flagrant dangers.

Associated Press — April 2, 2007

Eileen Sullivan-Marx of the School of Nursing says legislation that affects nurses’ role in medicine is lagging behind in Pennsylvania.

USA Today — March 30, 2007

Kathy Schultz of the Graduate School of Education discusses teacher evaluations.

Philadelphia Business Journal — March 30, 2007

Vice President Anne Papageorge of Facilities and Real Estate Services is profiled.

GDI (Switzerland) — March 29, 2007

Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication writes an article based on his book “Niche Envy.”

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 29, 2007

John Kromer of the School of Arts and Sciences participates in a forum on the revitalization of North Philadelphia.

Financial Times (U.K.) — March 29, 2007

Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions says applicant quality is likely the highest it’s ever been.

ABC News — March 29, 2007

Lawrence Sherman of the School of Arts and Sciences says “don’t snitch” campaigns make solving murders difficult.

USA Today — March 28, 2007

Dennis DeTurck of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses a new grade-deflation policy at Princeton.

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 28, 2007

Mark Pauly of the Wharton School comments on a high-profile health-insurance merger.

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 28, 2007

Mitch Schnall of the School of Medicine says the MRI is a useful tool for diagnosing breast cancer.

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel — March 28, 2007

Allan Pack of the School of Medicine discusses driving fatigue.

McClatchy-Tribune News Service — March 28, 2007

Kathryn Michel of School of Veterinary Medicine comments on the recent pet food recall.

Ed Tech Magazine — March 27, 2007

Vice President Robin Beck of Information Systems and Computing discusses job transition for IT professionals.

Orange County Register — March 27, 2007

Susan Wachter of the Wharton School participates in a Q-and-A about mortgage selection.

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 26, 2007

Actor Kal Penn will be a guest professor at Penn.

Associated Press — March 26, 2007

Grace Kao of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on Kal Penn’s teaching position.

Forbes — March 26, 2007

Daniel Rader of the School of Medicine discusses an experimental heart drug that was deemed unsafe.

Associated Press — March 25, 2007

Mariell Jessup of the School of Medicine comments on a new experimental drug for patients with severe heart problems.

Washington Post — March 25, 2007

Deborah Weinstein of the Wharton School says firings during maternity leave are problematic for employers.