School of Nursing

Audio: Staying Fit Through Life

June 12, 2014

Karen Glanz of the School of Nursing and the Perelman School of Medicine joins a discussion about maintaining a healthy lifestyle.

Well Being: Scientist Embraces Challenges

June 2, 2014

Karen Glanz of the School of Nursing and Perelman School of Medicine is featured for balancing her research and physical activities in her personal life.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer
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Media Contact:Evan Lerner | elerner@upenn.edu | 215-573-6604June 2, 2014

University of Pennsylvania Establishes Penn Center for Innovation

President Amy Gutmann today announced the launch of the Penn Center for Innovation, a new initiative that will provide the infrastructure, leadership and resources needed to transfer promising Penn inventions, know-how and related assets into the marketplace for the public good.   

Mercy Douglass School of Nursing Remembered, Honored

April 28, 2014

Loretta Sweet Jemmott of the School of Nursing talks about her time as a candy striper at the local hospital.

Article Source: Philadelphia Tribune

Visualizing Philadelphia’s Public Health Nurses at Work: A Century of Photos

April 16, 2014

Jean Whelan of the School of Nursing writes about public health nurses in Philadelphia.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Nurse Education Level Affects Death Rates, Study Says

March 30, 2014

Matthew McHugh of the School of Nursing is quoted about researching nurse-education levels.

Article Source: New York Times

U.S. Autism Rates Up 30% Two Years; N.J.’s Highest of States Studied

March 28, 2014

Jennifer Pinto-Martin of the School of Nursing is cited for her thoughts about changing attitudes towards autism.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Type 1 Diabetes on Rise in Phila.’s Youngest

March 9, 2014

Terri Lipman of the School of Nursing discusses the research of diagnoses of Type 1 diabetes in Philadelphia children.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer
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Media Contact:Amanda Mott | ammott@upenn.edu | 215-898-1422February 27, 2014

Antonia Villarruel Named Dean of Penn School of Nursing

Antonia Villarruel has been named dean of the School of Nursing at the University of Pennsylvania, effective July 1. The announcement was made today by Penn President Amy Gutmann and Provost Vincent Price

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Media Contact:Amanda Mott | ammott@upenn.edu | 215-898-1422 February 19, 2014

Penn IUR Hosts Dialogue: Building Scholarship Critical to Building a Sustainable Urban Future

blurb: 
A discussion hosted by the Penn Institute for Urban Research and HUD-sponsored dialogue in advance of the U.S. delegation to the World Urban Forum 7, will cover the role research plays in understanding the present challenges of urban development.
 
WHAT: “Research to Practice: Building Scholarship Critical to Building a Sustainable Urban Future,” a discussion hosted by the Penn Institute for Urban Research and HUD-sponsored dialogue in advance of the U.S.