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In the Media

Why Are We Still Negating Bisexuality in Television?

September 22, 2017

A study on the difference in mental health symptoms among LGBTQ youths, conducted by Guy Diamond, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was referenced in a Sept. 22 Rewire story on bisexual representation on television.

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So Your Kitchen Sponge Is A Bacteria Hotbed. Here's What To Do

September 11, 2017

Jennifer Quinlan, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was interviewed for a Sept. 11 story on NPR’s “Morning Edition” about the bacteria on kitchen sponges and how to eliminate it.

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Doodling Isn't Just Something You Do When You're Bored--Science Says It Helps You Brainstorm

August 30, 2017

A study by Girija Kaimal, EdD, an assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, looking into how making art affects the brain’s reward pathway was covered by Inc. Aug. 30.

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Another Perspective: For Chronic Wound Sufferers, the Forecast is Perhaps not so Grim

August 4, 2017

 Rose Ann DiMaria-Ghalili, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions; Peter A. Lewin, PhD, the Richard B. Beard Distinguished University Professor in the School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems; and Michael S. Weingarten, MD, a professor in the College of Medicine, authored an Aug. 4 opinion piece for The Philadelphia Inquirer about the wound healing technology they are developing at Drexel, and the importance in safeguarding against public cynicism about these efforts.

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Your Weird Doodles Are Good For Your Chill

June 30, 2017

Girija Kaimal, EdD, an assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a June 30 story in Vice's Tonic about her study that showed making art can activate the brain’s reward pathway.

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Your Weird Doodles Are Good For Your Chill

June 30, 2017

Girija Kaimal, EdD, an assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a June 30 story in Vice's Tonic about her study that showed making art can activate the brain’s reward pathway.

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Researchers Find Doodling Could Be Beneficial For Your Brain

June 26, 2017

A study about how art activates the brain’s reward pathway by Girija Kaimal, EdD, an assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was featured in June 26 CBS Local and KYW-Newsradio (1060 AM) stories.

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Good News for Doodlers: Drawing and Colouring Triggers Feelings of Pleasure in the Brain  

June 20, 2017

Girija Kaimal, EdD, an assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a June 19 Daily Mail story about her study into how art-making activates the reward pathways of the brain. She was also quoted in a June 20 Yahoo Style article covering her study, and mentioned in a Spirituality & Health magazine article on it. Additionally, the study was featured in a June 20 KSTU-SLC (FOX 13, Salt Lake City) segment.

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