Vice President John Zeller of Development comments on the University’s fundraising pace.
The School of Medicine receives a $225 million gift from Raymond and Ruth Perelman.
Dean Eric Furda of Admissions advises prospective students to take courses that will prepare them for the college curriculum.
PHILADELPHIA — From high-school students to surgeons, anyone who has pulled an all-nighter knows there is a price to be paid the next day: trouble focusing, a fuzzy memory and other cognitive impairments. Now, researchers at Penn have found the part of the brain and the neurochemical basis for sleep deprivation’s effects on memory.
The Perelmans' $225 million gift is meant to have Penn educate more physicians.
Timothy Rebbeck of the School of Medicine comments on new evidence linking the use of aspirin to fighting cancer.
Raymond and Ruth Perelman Donate $225 Million to the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Medicine
LARGEST SINGLE NAMING GIFT TO A SCHOOL OF MEDICINE IN U.S. HISTORY