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Woman Gets Kidney After Posting Craigslist Ad

December 14, 2011

Arthur Caplan of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on Internet posting for organ donations.

Article Source: NBC News

Facebook 101: New High School and College Social Media Classes Help Train Next Generation of Marketers, According to

December 15, 2011

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School comments on social media as a marketing tool.

Article Source: San Francisco Chronicle

Testimony Can Empower or Stress Abuse Victims

December 13, 2011

Steven Berkowitz of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how abuse victims react to testimonies.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

The Next Roe v. Wade?: Jennie McCormack’s Abortion Battle

December 12, 2011

Arthur Caplan of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on a case about a woman who was arrested for terminating her pregnancy with an abortion pill.

Article Source: Newsweek

It’s the Century of Biology: Are the Candidates Listening?

December 6, 2011

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences shares his views about a disconnect between political rhetoric and the importance of leadership in biotechnology.

Article Source: Huffington Post

Inside Ideas: Why We Give

December 5, 2011

Deborah Small of the Wharton School and the School of Arts and Sciences comments on what motivates people to donate.

Article Source: Boston Globe

City Is Attacking Crime by Removing Grime

December 2, 2011

Charles Branas, Eugenia Garvin and Robert Grossman of the Perelman School of Medicine comment on the effect of the Philadelphia LandCare project.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer
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Media Contact:Jeanne Leong | | 215-573-8151December 2, 2011

Penn's Jason Karlawish: Physician and Novel Writer


Jason Karlawish is a physician, professor and researcher, and now he is also a novelist.

His recently released book, Open Wound: The Tragic Obsession of Dr. William Beaumont, is based on the true story of the 19th-century U.S. Army doctor who discovered that human food digestion is mainly the chemical process of stomach acid breaking down food.

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Media Contact:Jill DiSanto | | 215-898-4820December 2, 2011

Penn Center for High Impact Philanthropy's 10 Effective Holiday Charitable Giving Tips

PHILADELPHIA — Each holiday season, people are moved by the spirit of giving to make a difference in the lives of others.  The Center for High Impact Philanthropy at the University of Pennsylvania School of Social Policy & Practice has developed an online guide that lists high-impact, low-cost charitable-giving opportunities for donors interested in making a difference with “High Impact Holiday Giving.”

How American Airlines Will Use Bankruptcy to Cut Costs

November 30, 2011

David Skeel of the Law School comments on the financial future of American Airlines.

Article Source: Guardian