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In the Media

How to Talk About Teen Suicide

May 8, 2017

Guy Diamond, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was a guest on the May 8 episode of WHYY-FM’s “Radio Times With Marty Moss-Coane”  for a segment about the impact a Netflix show about suicide, “13 Reasons Why,” might have on vulnerable teenagers.

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How to Get Hidden Sugars Out of Your Child's Diet — From the Start

April 21, 2017

Beth Leonberg, assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in an April 21 Philadelphia Inquirer story on how to avoid sugars being added to food for young children.

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Wellness Center Seeks to Meet Community Needs

April 17, 2017

Loretta Sweet Jemmott, PhD, vice president for health and health equity in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in an April 17 Philadelphia Tribune story about the opening of the Community Wellness HUB at the Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships.

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Women Find Strength and Camaraderie in Rowing as They Age

April 16, 2017

Stella Volpe, PhD, a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an April 16 Washington Post story about the benefits of rowing for women who are older. Volpe, herself, also rows.

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Why it's OK to get Away Without Your Toddler

April 11, 2017

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Virtual Patients Sharpen Skills for Drexel Nurse Practitioner Students

April 9, 2017

Jennifer Olszewski, an assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, and Kevin Nusspickel, a graduate student in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, were featured in an April 9 WPVI-TV (6-abc) news segment about iHuman — a computer patient simulator program the college is using to teach nursing students clinical skills. 

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Drexel University Opens New Wellness Hub

April 8, 2017

Loretta Sweet Jemmott, PhD, vice president of health and health equity in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in an April 8 KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) story about the new Health and Wellness HUB that is opening at the Dornsife Center this week, which was celebrated with a health fair on Saturday.

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Who's Speaking at Philly-Area Commencements in 2017

April 4, 2017

The announcement of computational design guru John Maeda as Drexel's 2017 Commencement speaker was included in an April 4 Philly Voice story about commencement speakers at area colleges.

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