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In the Media

Drexel Professor Discusses Bipolar Disorder and Mental Health

July 23, 2020

Christian Jordal, PhD, associate clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a July 23 WCAU-TV (NBC-10) broadcast about bipolar disorder after Kanye West's family spoke out about his mental health.

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11 Philadelphians on What the Coronavirus Has Taught Them About Letting Go

July 23, 2020

Ebony White, PhD, an assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a July 23 Philadelphia Inquirer story about what the coronavirus has taught 11 Philadelphians about letting go.

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Anger and Frustration Can Jump-Start Creativity. Use These 3 Tricks to Channel It Productively

July 19, 2020

A 2016 study about art-making activating the brain’s reward pathway led by Girjia Kaimal, EdD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was mentioned in a July 19 Fast Company article about methods to channel anger and frustration to jumpstart creativity. 

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Here’s Why You Should Never Wash Chicken Before Cooking It

July 15, 2020

Jennifer Quinlan, PhD, a professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a July 15 Reader’s Digest article about the dangers of washing raw chicken.

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Going Green: COVID-19 Pandemic Has People Drawn to Indoor Gardening, Houseplants

June 22, 2020

Charles Ziccardi, an assistant teaching professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a June 22 Courier-Post (Cherry Hill, New Jersey) article about the increase of gardening indoors during the pandemic and its health benefits.

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COVID-19 Leaves the Future of Buffet Dining in Doubt

June 21, 2020

Michael Traud, JD, an assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a June 21 KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) story on the future of buffet dining.

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George Floyd Shows Black Folks Don't Need More 'Allies.' We Need Active Bystanders.

June 17, 2020

Ebony White, PhD, an assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a June 17 NBC News opinion piece about the Black community wanting allies to become active bystanders in order to dismantle structural racism. 

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Donate to These Organizations Addressing Racism and Mental Health

June 7, 2020

Ebony White, PhD, an assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a June 7 Lifehacker article about organizations addressing mental health and racism.

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