Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School shares his commentary on Medicare.
PHILADELPHIA -- Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine are suggesting that a prophylactic treatment option increasingly offered to breast cancer patients has only a slight benefit, and the modest gains to life expectancy the treatment provides may actually be offset by decreases in quality of life for many patients.
Doctoral candidate Jessica McCrory Calarco of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses her research about middle-class students who ask for more help from teachers than their working-class classmates.
Shiriki Kumanyika of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on obesity amongst African-American women.
Anne Cappola of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how walking faster may be able to delay death.
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is quoted about political-ad strategies.