Jianghong Liu of the School of Nursing writes, “Young children are particularly vulnerable to the toxic effects of lead, because lead can affect children’s developing nerves and brains.”
School of Nursing
By Christina Cook
Through its Open Learning initiative, the University of Pennsylvania is dramatically transforming the who, what, when and where of learning, making the resources of higher education accessible to millions more people than ever before.
For Ingred Prince, a rising junior at the University of Pennsylvania, some of her most enriching experiences have occurred through opportunities to study and explore abroad.
Karen Glanz of the School of Nursing and the Perelman School of Medicine joins a discussion about maintaining a healthy lifestyle.
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.
Loretta Sweet Jemmott of the School of Nursing talks about her time as a candy striper at the local hospital.
Jean Whelan of the School of Nursing writes about public health nurses in Philadelphia.
Matthew McHugh of the School of Nursing is quoted about researching nurse-education levels.
Jennifer Pinto-Martin of the School of Nursing is cited for her thoughts about changing attitudes towards autism.