Penn in the News
Philip Hanno of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about the FDA being under pressure to approve the drug Addyi.
Penn gets high marks in free speech rights on campus.
Tobias Barrington Wolff of the Law School is quoted on historic civil rights cases relevant today.
David Weiner of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted on efficacies of a vaccine against the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) virus.
Judd Kessler of the Wharton School comments on his study analyzing job program success.
Diana Mutz of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted on campaign spending.
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School talks about the effects of the Affordable Care Act and why many Republicans have stopped talking about it.
Shu Yang of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is highlighted for leading research on inventing a color-changing helmet material to help detect brain trauma.
Brett Cucchiara of the Perelman School of Medicine recommends a Mediterranean-like diet to help prevent strokes.
Cary Coglianese of the Law School says, “Assuming you really want to change the policies, that’s going to be hard to do by changing a regulation.”
Martin Seligman of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about using “well-being” as the top standard for valuing lives.
Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School is featured for his latest book, Allegiance.
President Amy Gutmann commented on the life and activist work of Julian Bond.
Ben Stanger of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the content of Deborah Zoe Laufer’s play “Informed Consent.”
Grace Kao of the School of Arts & Sciences talks about the racial wealth gap and whether higher education is truly an equalizer.
Stewart Friedman of the Wharton School is quoted about the cultural shift among workers regarding work-life issues.
Lawton Burns of the Wharton School is cited for leading a study of cost and quality in 15 major health-care markets.
Vincent Lo Re of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his thoughts on when hepatitis C treatment is considered and administrated.
Undergraduate Allyson Ahlstrom of the Wharton School is featured for opening “Threads for Teens.”