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In the Media

Best of Philly

July 29, 2015

The Parkway Health and Wellness practice in the College of Nursing and Health Professions was selected for Philadelphia magazine’s “Best of Philly” listing in the August issue for providing the best place to fix your running form, with its Center for Running Performance and Research.

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North Philly Farmers' Market Offers Fresh Food, Holistic Wellness, Community

July 23, 2015

Patricia Gerrity, PhD, a professor and associate dean for community programs in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story on July 23 about the variety of health-related and community-focused programming at the Common Ground Market at a North Philadelphia synagogue. The expansion of the Stephen and Sandra Sheller 11th Street Family Health Services Center, which Gerrity directs, was mentioned, as was the center’s use of innovative mental-health screening technology.

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What it's Like to be $16,000-A-Year Addicted to Boutique Fitness

June 23, 2015

Krista L. Rompolski, PhD, an assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a June 23 Elle article about the popularity of boutique fitness. The story was also published in Harper’s Bazaar.

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Is Fructose the Reason You're Not Losing Weight?

June 12, 2015

Nyree Dardarian, an instructor and director of the Center for Integrated Nutrition and Performance in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Shape magazine story on June 12 about the effects of the sugar fructose on weight loss.

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Students Get A Check-Up From The Neck-Up

June 9, 2015

Paul Furtaw, PsyD, associate director of counseling services, Alexandra Kirczow, an undergraduate student in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, and Anna Gibbons, an undergraduate student in the School of Public Health, were interviewed in June 9 KYW-TV (CBS-3) and KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) about Drexel’s mental health screening kiosks.

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It's Graduation Day for Boys Latin in West Philadelphia

June 8, 2015

Drexel was mentioned in a story on WTXF-TV (FOX-29) on June 8 for hiring a student intern from Boys Latin High School to work in the EAT.RIGHT.NOW nutrition education program in the College of Nursing and Health Professions.

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EAT.RIGHT.NOW

June 8, 2015

Drexel was mentioned in a story on WTXF-TV (FOX-29) on June 8 for hiring a student intern from Boys Latin High School to work in the EAT.RIGHT.NOW nutrition education program in the College of Nursing and Health Professions.

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Why Washing Chicken before Cooking Is Unsafe

June 2, 2015

Jennifer Quinlan, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a LiveScience contributed article about the “Don’t Wash Your Chicken” campaign that ran in Scientific American on June 2.

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