Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says Phase 1 pharmaceutical studies’ objective is to exclude flagrant dangers.
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Eileen Sullivan-Marx of the School of Nursing says legislation that affects nurses’ role in medicine is lagging behind in Pennsylvania.
Kathy Schultz of the Graduate School of Education discusses teacher evaluations.
Vice President Anne Papageorge of Facilities and Real Estate Services is profiled.
Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication writes an article based on his book “Niche Envy.”
John Kromer of the School of Arts and Sciences participates in a forum on the revitalization of North Philadelphia.
Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions says applicant quality is likely the highest it’s ever been.
Lawrence Sherman of the School of Arts and Sciences says “don’t snitch” campaigns make solving murders difficult.
Dennis DeTurck of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses a new grade-deflation policy at Princeton.
Mark Pauly of the Wharton School comments on a high-profile health-insurance merger.
Mitch Schnall of the School of Medicine says the MRI is a useful tool for diagnosing breast cancer.
Allan Pack of the School of Medicine discusses driving fatigue.
Kathryn Michel of School of Veterinary Medicine comments on the recent pet food recall.
Vice President Robin Beck of Information Systems and Computing discusses job transition for IT professionals.
Susan Wachter of the Wharton School participates in a Q-and-A about mortgage selection.
Actor Kal Penn will be a guest professor at Penn.
Grace Kao of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on Kal Penn’s teaching position.
Daniel Rader of the School of Medicine discusses an experimental heart drug that was deemed unsafe.
Mariell Jessup of the School of Medicine comments on a new experimental drug for patients with severe heart problems.
Deborah Weinstein of the Wharton School says firings during maternity leave are problematic for employers.