The Perelmans' $225 million gift is meant to have Penn educate more physicians.
Perelman School of Medicine
Timothy Rebbeck of the School of Medicine comments on new evidence linking the use of aspirin to fighting cancer.
Raymond and Ruth Perelman Donate $225 Million to the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Medicine
LARGEST SINGLE NAMING GIFT TO A SCHOOL OF MEDICINE IN U.S. HISTORY
Ellen Freeman of the School of Medicine comments on her study of menopause and hot flashes.
At menopause, many women begin to notice a decline in their attention, organization, and short-term memory. These cognitive symptoms can lead to professional and personal challenges and unwarranted fears of early-onset dementia.
WHAT: University of Pennsylvania’s 255th Commencement ceremony
Peter Groeneveld of the School of Medicine leads a study on the decreasing number of Americans receiving bypass surgery.
PHILADELPHIA — Two graduate students from the University of Pennsylvania, along with 13 others from the greater Philadelphia region, have each been awarded an Albert Schweitzer Fellowship.
These students, members of the 2011-12 class of Greater Philadelphia Schweitzer Fellows, will spend the next year addressing health disparities in the region while developing lifelong leadership skills.