The Raymond and Ruth Perelman School of Medicine receives $10 million to research and provide therapy for orphan diseases.
WHAT: The Agatston Urban Nutrition Initiative, a program of the Netter Center for Community Partnerships at the University of Pennsylvania, will host the 13th annual "Rooted in Community" national food and justice conference this week in Philadelphia.
The Raymond and Ruth Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania announces the launching of a first-of-its-kind interdisciplinary center focused on discovering novel treatments for orphan diseases. The Center will bring together, without institutional walls, all necessary approaches to attacking and treating orphan diseases: establishing dedicated research support facilities, translating findings into therapies, fostering targeted grant awards, and educating physicians and researchers.
Penn is cited for participating in the Philadelphia Home•Buy•Now initiative.
Raymond Perelman is featured for his gift to the School of Medicine.
PHILADELPHIA –- In a new set of collegiate rankings, the first by Newsweek-Kaplan, the University of Pennsylvania was named most diverse and gay-friendliest.
Penn was ranked among the top 25 schools nationally on five other Newsweek-Kaplan lists.
Penn partners with a team from Virginia Tech to build a “Dynamic Anthropomorphic Robot with Intelligence.”