Susan Domchek of the School of Medicine and Penn's Cancer Risk Evaluation Program discusses the success of a new breast-cancer drug.
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The Pew Charitable Trusts named Zhaolan (Joe) Zhou, PhD, assistant professor of Genetics at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, as a 2010 Pew Scholar in the Biomedical Sciences. The program enables scientists to take calculated risks, expand their research and explore unanticipated leads.
Marti Camacho of the School of Nursing says "average recreational athletes” account for most heat wave-related ER patients.
David Dinges of the School of Medicine says “the brain becomes less efficient the longer it works on the same task."
Barbara Reale of the School of Nursing leads birth simulation exercises.
Stephen Morse of the Law School and the School of Medicine discusses neurolaw and the criminal mind.