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In the Media

Cooking Experts Answer Your Spaghetti & Meatball Questions

October 29, 2019

Rosemary Trout, director of the Food and Hospitality Management department in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was featured in an Oct. 29 Epicurious video responding to questions from viewers about spaghetti and meatballs.

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Art Therapy Benefits Cancer Caregivers

October 25, 2019

Girija Kaimal, EdD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in an Oct. 25 Cancer Health article about her recent study on the benefits of art-making for cancer caregivers. Additionally, a 2017 study led by Kaimal was mentioned in an Oct. 25 KPLA-FM (Columbia, Missouri) broadcast and Oxygen magazine article about the benefits of crafts and art-making.

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A Complete Guide to Shin Splints

October 24, 2019

Robert Maschi, DPT, associate clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in an Oct. 24 Shape article about shin splints, what causes them and how to treat and prevent them.

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How to Prevent Job Interview No-Shows

October 17, 2019

Jonathan Deutsch, PhD, a professor in the Food and Hospitality Management department in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, authored an Oct. 17 Restaurant Business story about ways to prevent an interview no-show in the hiring process.

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Study Ranks Most Hydrating Beverages over a Four-Hour Period

October 9, 2019

Nyree Dardarian, an assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a WTXF-TV (FOX-29) broadcast about a study on beverages that are better for hydration.

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 Penn, Drexel Get $22 Million to Study Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, Other Dementias

October 1, 2019

Laura N. Gitlin, PhD, dean of the College of Nursing an Health Professions, was quoted in an Oct. 1 Philadelphia Inquirer article about a grant she recently received to study an online platform to help caregivers of dementia patients cope with their psychological and behavioral symptoms.

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Please! For the Love of Food Safety, Stop Washing Your Chicken

September 27, 2019

A 2013 study led by Jennifer Quinlan, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was mentioned in a Sept. 27 Food Network story about the dangers of washing raw chicken. 

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Keto Dieters Swear by MCT Oil for Weight Loss. Does It Work?

September 23, 2019

Stella Volpe, PhD, a professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Sept. 23 Philadelphia Inquirer article about the use and effects of medium-chain triglyceride oil, a favorite among keto diet adherents.

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