Perelman School of Medicine

Penn Study: Carrying Gun Raises Risk of Getting Shot

October 12, 2009
Charles Branas of the School of Medicine and his gun-violence study are featured.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Scuba Deemed Safe for More People

October 11, 2009
Michael Madsen of the School of Medicine comments on health risks in scuba diving.
Article Source: ABC News

The Trouble With Twin Births

October 11, 2009
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine comments on proposed in vitro fertilization regulatory guidelines.
Article Source: New York Times

Phils Face Rockies and Chilly Weather in Game 3

October 10, 2009
Brian Sennett of the School of Medicine says low temperatures greatly affect athletes’ performance.
Article Source: KYW Radio (Philadelphia)

Jewish Biologist, Vatican View on Embryos: Odd Couple?

October 9, 2009
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine comments on the status of embryos.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

20 Things That You Should Know About Breast Cancer

October 9, 2009
Dahlia Sataloff of the School of Medicine discusses breast-cancer treatment options.
Article Source: Woman’s Day

Her Breast Cancer, His Secret Feelings

October 8, 2009
Susan Domchek of the School of Medicine discusses the impact cancer has on spouses.
Article Source: “The Today Show” (NBC)

A Downside to Carrying a Gun?

October 7, 2009
School of Medicine researchers are cited for research on the risk involved with carrying a personal firearm.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Hospitals Find Way to Make Care Cheaper -- Make It Better

October 6, 2009
P.J. Brennan of the School of Medicine comments on medical-reporting methods.
Article Source: Wall Street Journal

A Step Toward Curing Cancer

October 6, 2009
Robert Vonderheide of the School of Medicine discusses possible cancer vaccines.
Article Source: Baltimore Sun