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In the Media

Researchers say you shouldn't wash your chicken

August 26, 2013

Dr. Jennifer Quinlan, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a FoxNews.com article on August 26 about her “Don’t Wash Your Chicken” food safety campaign.

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Don’t Wash Your Chicken

August 23, 2013

Dr. Jennifer Quinlan, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was interviewed in a Prevention magazine story on August 22 and for NPR’s “The Salt” blog on August 23 about food safety research and the “Don’t Wash Your Chicken” campaign.

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Five Phila.-area schools to begin wellness program

August 22, 2013

Dr. Stella Volpe, a professor and chair of the Department of Nutrition Sciences in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on August 22 about an intensive nutrition and fitness initiative in Philadelphia area schools which she will evaluate through a controlled study.

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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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Excuse-proof your workout

April 29, 2013

A Health magazine article about excuses for not exercising which quoted Dr. Stella Volpe, professor and chair of the department of Nutrition Sciences in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was published on CNN.com on April 29.

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15 cool tech gadgets you can wear

April 26, 2013

An April 26 MSN Money story about wearable technology mentioned Genevieve Dion, a professor in the Westphal College of Media Arts & Design and the director of the Shima Seiki Haute Technology Laboratory in Drexel’s ExCITe Center. Dion is part of a cross-disciplinary group of researchers from Westphal College, the College of Engineering, the College of Nursing and Health Professions and the College of Medicine that is developing a maternity-wear belly band that will be able to monitor uterine contractions.

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