Sarah Tishkoff of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted about a study on what fundamentally distinguishes present-day humans from Neanderthals.
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Zachary Meisel of the Perelman School of Medicine and Austin Kilaru, a recent graduate of the school, are highlighted for researching “narrative medicine.”
Mom always said you need your sleep, and it turns out, she was right.
Neha Vapiwala of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for researching the impact of shared decision-making.
Jean Whelan of the School of Nursing writes about public health nurses in Philadelphia.
Michael Grandner of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his suggestions about foods that interfere with sleep.
Playing an active role in their radiation treatment decisions leaves cancer patients feeling more satisfied with their care, and may even relieve psychological distress around the experience, researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania report in the
Doctoral student Andrew Stokes of the School of Arts and Sciences says, “Illness simultaneously reduces BMI and increases risk for mortality.”