Perelman School of Medicine

Sex and Singles: Forty Years Later, We’re Still Fighting Eisenstadt v. Baird

March 20, 2012

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and School of Arts and Sciences co-authors an op-ed about contraception.

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U.S. Drug Scarcity Puts Lives in Jeopardy

March 20, 2012

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School comments on pharmaceutical sales.

Article Source: The Patriot-News

The Dark Side of Military-funded Neuroscience

March 21, 2012

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and School of Arts and Sciences shares his thoughts on military-funded neuroscience.

Article Source: ABC News

Doctors’ Life-support Skills Fade After Training

March 18, 2012

Lance Becker of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on physicians’ skills.

Article Source: Chicago Tribune

Komen Relationship With Catholic Church Revealed

March 19, 2012

Arthur Caplan of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the relationship between the Susan G. Komen Foundation and the Catholic Church.

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Media Contact:Katie Delach | Katie.Delach@uphs.upenn.edu | 215-349-5964March 19, 2012

Penn Researchers Find Mentoring Provides Health Benefits for African-American Veterans With Diabetes

Intervention by peer mentors has a statistically significant effect on improving glucose control in African American veterans with diabetes, according to a study by researchers at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and the Philadelphia VA Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion (CHERP).

Families of Kids With Autism Earn Less

March 19, 2012

David Mandell of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on a study that highlights a financial burden faced by families of children with autism.

Article Source: NBC News Health
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Media Contact:Jessica Mikulski | jessica.mikulski@uphs.upenn.edu | 215-349-8369March 19, 2012

New Research From Penn Medicine Reveals Mothers of Kids With Autism Earn Significantly Less

Autism spectrum disorders (ASD) are a lifelong set of developmental disorders that often demand significant resources of time and money from families.

When ICU Beds Are Scarce, Doctors’ Goals Change

March 15, 2012

Scott Halpern of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his thoughts about intensive-care-unit bed scarcity.

Article Source: Chicago Tribune

The Brain on Alcohol: Why Some Drinkers Black Out

March 16, 2012

Reagan Wetherill of the Perelman School of Medicine helps explain what causes some people toblack out after drinking alcohol.

Article Source: Fox News