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In the Media

The Importance of Calories

November 22, 2011

Dr. Jennifer Nasser, an assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted throughout a feature on controlling food portions to stay healthy, on EveryDayHealth.com.

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Weight Classes in Wrestling Mean Athletes Push to Stay Competitive

November 22, 2011

Dr. Stella Volpe, professor and chair of the Department of Nutrition Sciences in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in Medill Reports about eating habits of wrestlers.

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11th Street Family Health Services

November 21, 2011

WPVI-TV (6-abc) featured fitness and nutrition programs at Drexel’s 11th Street Family Health Services.

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Even Florence Nightingale Would Need a Higher Degree

November 21, 2011

Philly.com featured a photo of Susan Cooke, an online student in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, and her daughter Tara Cooke, enrolled on campus in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, in a story about the value of a master’s degree in nursing.

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Healthy Harvest Celebration

November 11, 2011

WPVI-TV (6-abc) featured the Healthy Harvest celebration and potential expansion at 11th Street Family Health Services of Drexel’s College of Nursing and Health Professions.

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Chemo, Radiation, and Song

October 24, 2011

Dr. Joke Bradt, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a feature article in the Boston Globe  about research she led showing benefits of music therapy for cancer patients.

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Finding Little Comfort in the Statistics of Survival

October 18, 2011

Dr. Ellen Feld, associate clinical professor in the College of Nursing & Health Professions, authored an article in the New York Times about breast cancer survival statistics and her experience with breast cancer diagnosis and survival.

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Zombies: Be Prepared

October 12, 2011

A simulated zombie uprising staged for educational purposes at the College of Nursing and Health Professions, as part of a certificate program in clinical simulation, was featured in The Philadelphia Inquirer.  Carol Okupniak, an assistant clinical professor and director of the Center for Interdisciplinary Clinical Simulation and Practice, was quoted.

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