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In the Media

Weighing the Health of Hot Dogs Without Killing the BBQ

July 7, 2018

A WHYY-FM "The Pulse" story featuring  Nyree Dardarian, an assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, on the health aspects of hot dogs, in light of the Independence Day holiday, was picked up by NPR July 7 and 8.

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Shall We Dance?

July 5, 2018

Christina Devereaux, an associate clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was interviewed for a July 5 story on WNPR (Connecticut Public Radio) about the therapeutic benefits of dance.

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For Service Members with Traumatic Brain Injuries, Art Can be Healing

July 3, 2018

Girija Kaimal, EdD, an assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a July 3 Philadelphia Inquirer story on her work analyzing decorative masks created by military service members recovering from traumatic brain injuries.

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New Study Provides Insights into PTSD Among Military Patients

June 27, 2018

Girija Kaimal, EdD, an assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a June 27 post on the news site of the National Endowment for the Arts on her study examining symbolism in the masks of military service members.

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5 Questions to Ask at Your First Couples Therapy Session

June 4, 2018

Christian Jordal, PhD, an assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a June 4 article in New York magazine's The Cut about the questions people should try to ask in their first couples therapy sessions.

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Chances of Avoiding Dementia on Rise in U.S.

May 24, 2018

A Kaiser Health story that quoted Laura Gitlin, PhD, dean of the College of Nursing and Health Professions, about increasing cognitive life expectancy was picked up May 24 by Scientific American.

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The Romaine Scare is Officially Over — Here's How to Stay Safe in the Future

May 24, 2018

Jennifer Quinlan, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was featured in a May 24 Livestrong story about how and when to wash vegetables and greens.

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Behind Those Before-and-After Instagram Photos: Money, Marketing and Meal Replacements

May 21, 2018

Stella Volpe, PhD, a professor, and Michael Bruneau, Jr., PhD, an assistant teaching professor, both in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, were quoted in a May 21 Philadelphia Inquirer story voicing their doubts about the "multi-level marketing" of exercise and nutrition programs.


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