Dean Afaf Meleis of the School of Nursing is quoted about advanced degrees for nurses.
School of Nursing
Mary Naylor of the School of Nursing is featured for her ideas about elder care.
Anne Teitelman of the School of Nursing comments on her study of HIV prevention.
PHILADELPHIA – Women’s Health and the World’s Cities (Penn Press 2011), an exploration of the relationships between urban environments and women’s health worldwide, was released this month by the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Nursing and Penn Institute for Urban Research.
Therese Richmond of the School of Nursing is cited for her research on predicting post-traumatic stress disorder and depression in injury patients.
PHILADELPHIA – Eileen Sullivan-Marx will receive the Marie Hippensteel Lingeman Award for Excellence in Nursing Practice and Martha Curley will receive the Elizabeth McWilliams Miller Award for Excellence in Research. Both are faculty members in the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing.
PHILADELPHIA -- A University of Pennsylvania study will determine if public transit can convey more than people going from point A to point B. Video displays on public buses in Los Angeles will be used to help determine the efficacy of an innovative soap opera-like video program designed to increase HIV testing among low-income African Americans 14 to 24 years of age.