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In the Media

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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Vaping Isn't Smoking, It's a Disease Prevention Method

March 17, 2017

Stephen Gambescia, PhD, clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, co-authored an op-ed about the use ofgaping as a smoking prevention method. The piece ran on March 17 in The Hill.

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The Most Addicting Foods on the Planet, According to Science

March 16, 2017

A study on the brain’s response to chocolate by Jennifer Nasser, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was referenced in a March 16 Reader’s Digest story on foods that are addictive, according to scientists.

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7 Boys + 9 Girls = One (Huge) Happy Family

February 7, 2017

Stephen Gambescia, PhD, clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was profiled in a Feb. 7 Catholic Philly article about his book detailing growing up in a large family.

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