June 06, 2018
In a pre-clinical study, College of Medicine neuroscientists showed that V2a interneurons contribute to an injured body's ability to self-repair.
June 05, 2018
John McCormick and Ryan Rothman, both second-year medical students in Drexel University’s College of Medicine, share a medical tie — McCormick was saved by a stem cell donation, and Rothman recently donated his stem cells to save someone else.
May 29, 2018
Wei Du, MD, has been appointed chair of the Department of Psychiatry, effective June 1. Dr. Du has served with distinction as interim chair since July of last year.
May 18, 2018
Students in the School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems who take BMES-596 are invited to observe on surgical floors at Hahnemann University Hospital and flex their imaginative muscles through final projects.
May 04, 2018
Earlier this spring a group of high school students got to experience what medical school would be like. Students at Vaux Big Picture High School (Vaux BPHS) visited Drexel University College of Medicine, in a trip organized by Lidyvez Sawyer, MPH, director of the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.
May 03, 2018
Philadelphia magazine recently published its annual list of the region's "Top Doctors." The list of physicians, who were chosen by their peers, can be found in the May issue of the magazine. The issue also features essays by two Drexel University College of Medicine faculty members. Assistant Professor of Medicine Kevin F. D’Mello, MD, writes about the need to be honest about making mistakes, and Assistant Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology Damien Croft, MD, MPH, writes about the need to have empathy for the realities patients are facing.
May 01, 2018
Ignacio Sánchez, MD, president of the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, will address the Drexel University College of Medicine class of 2018 at its commencement ceremony May 18.
April 26, 2018
The Hedwig van Ameringen Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine® (ELAM®) program at Drexel University College of Medicine is pleased to announce the graduation of its 23rd class. This graduating class of 53 fellows from 48 institutions joins a diverse alumnae community of more than 1,000 highly accomplished leaders that represent 259 medical, dental, public health and pharmacy schools from around the world.