University President

U.S. Bioethics Commission Gives Green Light to Synthetic Biology

December 16, 2010

As chair of the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues, President Amy Gutmann was widely quoted when the Commissions’ synthetic-biology report was issued.

Article Source: New York Times

Going for the Gold

December 1, 2010

President Amy Gutmann is spotlighted for receiving the Philadelphia Public Relations Association’s Gold Medal Award.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Synthetic Biology

November 26, 2010

President Amy Gutmann comments on the potential advantages of a study on synthetic biology.

Article Source: Foreign Policy
facebook twitter google print email
Media Contact: | | November 30, 2010

A Message From President Amy Gutmann

Dear Members of our University Community:

Having just celebrated Thanksgiving, I find myself especially grateful for the privilege of working with all of you to advance Penn this year. As we rapidly approach the end of 2010, I thank every member of our community for making this a most remarkable year of achievement in our classrooms, laboratories, clinical practices, athletic fields, local community, and around the world.

Obama Orders Human-Subject Safety Review

November 25, 2010

President Amy Gutmann is cited for the work she will do as the chair of the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues.

Article Source: Associated Press