Terri Lipman of the School of Nursing promotes dancing as a way for children to have fun and live an active lifestyle.
School of Nursing
PHILADELPHIA – Autism researchers at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing have found a link between low birth weight and children diagnosed with autism, reporting premature infants are five times more likely to have autism than children born at normal weight.
The study was published in the journal Pediatrics.
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.