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In the Media

Rinsing raw poultry spreads bacteria

August 21, 2013

Dr. Jennifer Quinlan, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Philadelphia Metro story on August 21 about her “Don’t Wash Your Chicken” food safety campaign.

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Washing Raw Chicken Before Cooking Is An Unnecessary, Dangerous Step

August 21, 2013

Dr. Jennifer Quinlan, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was featured on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) on August 21 in a story about her “Don’t Wash Your Chicken” food safety campaign. The campaign was also covered by PhillyMag.com and a follow-up story on Newsworks.org about how to prepare chicken properly.

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Drexel food safety experts on a mission to stop cooks from washing chicken

August 20, 2013

Dr. Jennifer Quinlan, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was interviewed for a WHYY/Newsworks.org story on August 20 about a food safety campaign she helped develop to inform people that washing raw poultry prior to cooking it is unsafe.

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The Skinny on Juicing

July 31, 2013

Dr. Stella Volpe, a professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a July 31 Stack Fitness article about the facts behind the juicing fad.

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Knox plan: Put health clinics in schools

July 25, 2013

Dr. Gloria Donnelly, dean of the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on July 25 about a proposal to put health clinics in schools.

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Music may help lessen kids' needle stress

July 18, 2013

Dr. Joke Bradt, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Reuters article on July 18 picked up by dozens of outlets including FoxNews.com, about music helping children cope with the stress of medical procedures using needles.

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Philadelphia-Nurses Graduate with Leadership Expertise

July 3, 2013

Dr. Roberta Waite, an assistant dean and associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was mentioned in a July 3 Advance for Nurses article about the first generation of nursing students who graduated from the Macy Undergraduate Leadership Fellows program.

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Forget the Sweet Tooth, Eyes Reveal a Taste for Sweets

June 27, 2013

Dr. Jennifer Nasser, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in stories in National Geographic News and Canada’s CTV News on June 27 about her research demonstrating that the brain’s pleasure response to food can be measured in the eyes.

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