Perelman School of Medicine

Diagnosing the ‘Personhood’ Problem: It’s in Your Brain

November 20, 2011

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences contributes an op-ed explaining the “personhood" problem.

Article Source: Huffington Post

Audio: Ezekiel Emanuel on the Health Care Law and Health Care Costs

November 21, 2011

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School is interviewed.

Article Source: WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

Penn Study Finds Less Crime Around ‘Greened’ Vacant Properties

November 21, 2011

A Perelman School of Medicine study shows the correlation of ‘greened’ vacant lots and neighborhood crime.

Penn Researchers Urge More Promotion of Hands-Only CPR

November 21, 2011

Audrey Blewer of the Perelman School of Medicine is highlighted for her research that supports hands-only CPR.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

So You Think You Can Be a Morning Person?

November 18, 2011

David Dinges of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses sleep research.

Article Source: New York Times

Future Wars May be Fought by Synapses

November 11, 2011

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and School of Arts and Sciences comments on boosting brain functions.

Article Source: ScienceNews

The End of AIDS

November 8, 2011

Results of a 2009 HIV clinical trial therapy designed by Carl June and Pablo Tebas of the Perelman School of Medicine are described.

Article Source: Discover

In Battle of Cholesterol Drugs, Lipitor as Good as Crestor

November 15, 2011

Nehal Mehta of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on a cholesterol drugs study.

Article Source: USA Today

New, Less Expensive, Technique May Help Detect – Or Rule Out – Alzheimer’s

November 16, 2011

John Detre of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on a new way to diagnose Alzheimer’s disease.

Article Source: MSNBC.com

Women More Likely to Have ‘Broken Heart Syndrome’

November 16, 2011

Mariell Jessup of the Perelman School of Medicine comments women who suffer from “broken heart syndrome.”

Article Source: Associated Press