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In the Media

Why Washing Chicken Before Cooking is Unsafe

May 22, 2015

Jennifer Quinlan, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a contributed article on LiveScience.com on May 22 about the “Don’t Wash Your Chicken” food safety campaign she co-developed in 2013.

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Philly Area Ranks 22 on American Fitness Index

May 19, 2015

Stella Volpe, PhD, professor and chair of the Department of Nutrition Sciences in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Philly.com story on May 19 about the new American Fitness Index rankings released by the American College of Sports Medicine.

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The Four Best Ways You Become a Standout Nursing Student

May 17, 2015

Gloria Donnelly, PhD, dean of the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a May 17 Denver Post article about ways to become a standout nursing student.

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At Children's Hospital, ER Visits Offer Opportunity to Check on Teens' Mental Health

April 22, 2015

Guy Diamond, PhD, director of the Center for Family Intervention Science and the doctoral program in Couple and Family Therapy in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a WHYY-FM/Newsworks story on April 22 about a computer-based screening tool he helped develop to identify teens at risk for depression or suicide.

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People in the News

March 23, 2015

The Philadelphia Inquirer’s “People in the News” column on March 23 featured the appointment of Loretta Sweet Jemmott, PhD, as vice president for health and health equity and professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions.

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Incredible RDs Who Are Making a Difference

March 19, 2015

Nyree Dardarian, an instructor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, director of the Center for Integrated Nutrition & Performance and coordinator of the Individualized Supervised Practice Pathway, was included in the March issue of Today’s Dietitian magazine in a showcase of 10 “Incredible RD's Who are Making a Difference.”

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Bring On The Oatmeal: Every Serving Of Whole Grains Helps Lower Your Risk Of Death 5%

March 16, 2015

Nyree Dardarian, director of the Center for Integrated Nutrition and Performance and instructor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a March 16 Prevention article about whole grains.

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Doctors Not Trained to Spot Sex Trafficking Victims

March 16, 2015

Donna Sabella, PhD, an assistant clinical professor and director of global studies and the Office of Human Trafficking in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Reuters story on March 16 about medical professionals’ lack of training to identify potential victims of human trafficking.

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