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In the Media

Salmonella outbreak in raw turkey: Experts warn about washing poultry

November 16, 2018

Jennifer Quinlan, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Nov. 16 story on the "TODAY" (NBC) show's website about the dangers of washing uncooked poultry. Quinlan was also quoted in a Nov. 20 U.S. News & World Report story on the same topic.

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Finally Fed Up: Philadelphia Nets Record Voter Turnout for Divisive Midterm Election

November 7, 2018

Megan Schneider, a clinical instructor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Nov. 7 Philadelphia Weekly story about voter turnout across Philadelphia.

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How Creative Arts Can Change the Way People Deal With Mental Illness

November 5, 2018

Girija Kaimal, EdD, an assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Nov. 5 Philadelphia Inquirer story about how the creative arts can change people's perspectives and improve mental health.

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High Vitamin D Levels Are Linked to Better Exercise Capacity

November 1, 2018

Stella Volpe, PhD, a professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Nov. 1 Health online story about how vitamin D levels are linked to better exercise capacity.

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Living With Gun Violence Can Impact Mental Health, Drexel Therapist Says

October 6, 2018

Erica Wilkins, PhD, an assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in an Oct. 6 KYW-Newsradio (1060-AM) story about how living with gun violence can impact mental health.

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One-Third of U.S. Adults Eat Fast Food, Survey Finds

October 3, 2018

Nyree Dardarian , an assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions and director of the Center for Nutrition and Performance, was quoted in an Oct. 4 Philadelphia Inquirer  story about a new survey released by the National Center for Health Statistics that found one third of U.S. adults eat fast food.

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How to Talk to Your Kids About the Kavanaugh Hearing

September 28, 2018

Argie Allen-Wilson, PhD, director of clinical training in the Couples and Family Therapy program in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was a guest on NBC’s “Today Show” on Sept. 28 about how parents can talk to their kids about the Brett Kavanaugh confirmation hearings.

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Penn and Drexel Experts See Hope for Better Lives with Dementia

August 30, 2018

Laura Gitlin, PhD, dean of the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in an Aug. 30 Philadelphia Inquirer article about the potential for better lives for those receiving dementia diagnoses.

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