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In the Media

Mental care: ‘Psychiatric treatment ensures integration in community’

December 10, 2013

Veronica Carey, PhD, an assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in The Express Tribune (Pakistan) about psychiatric rehabilitation on Dec. 10.

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Local work in prosthetic development and amputee rehabilitation

December 9, 2013

Patricia A. Shewokis, PhD, professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions and the School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems, was interviewed Dec. 9 on WHYY’s “Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane” about local work in prosthetic development and amputee rehabilitation.

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Nutritional info on menus leads to healthier choices, Drexel study finds

November 19, 2013

Beth Leonberg, an assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was interviewed in a WHYY-FM/Newsworks story on Nov. 19 about a study of nutritional labeling in chain restaurants. The study was led by Amy Auchincloss, PhD, an assistant professor in the School of Public Health.

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Talk to the hand, Dad: Dealing with your teen when your spouse has cancer

November 11, 2013

Maureen Davey, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Washington Post article on Nov. 11 about teens coping with a parent having cancer.

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The Gingerbread Mansions of Fairmount Park

November 7, 2013

Christine Luby, an undergraduate student in the College of Nursing & Health Professions, and Marie Whitehead, an undergraduate student in the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management, were included in Philadelphia Magazine’s “Foobooz” blog post on Nov. 7 about those who participated in the Third Annual Gingerbread House Display.

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Health: Chicken’s Hidden Danger

November 7, 2013

Jennifer Quinlan, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, and Shauna Henley, a doctoral student in Quinlan’s lab, were featured on KYW-TV (CBS-3) on Nov. 7 in a segment about harmful bacteria on chicken.

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While-you-nosh brain imaging

November 3, 2013

Dr. Banu Onaral, director of the School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems; Dr. Kurtulus Izzetoglu, an assistant professor in the School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems; Dr. Jennifer Nasser, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions; Dr. Michael Green chair of the anesthesiology department in the College of Medicine; Dr. Lucian Panait, an assistant professor in the College of Medicine; and Dr. Terry Heiman-Patterson, a professor in the College of Medicine were quoted in a November 3 Philadelphia Inquirer story about Drexel research that uses functional near-infrared spectroscopy technology. Annie Feng, an undergraduate in the School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems was pictured in the piece.

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Chicken Myths Debunked

October 18, 2013

The “Don’t Wash Your Chicken” food safety campaign co-developed by Dr. Jennifer Quinlan, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was featured on ABC’s “The Chew” and the show’s blog on October 18.

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