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In the Media

Art Therapy is Finally Being Taken Seriously as a Tool For Boosting Health

November 12, 2019

Girija Kaimal, EdD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Nov. 12 Inverse article about a recently published World Health Organization report that art can be therapeutic, lending international credibility to an already established field.

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Evidence Based Interventions for Dementia Care pt. 1

November 11, 2019

Laura N. Gitlin, PhD, dean of the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was featured in the Nov. 11 episode of How to OT podcast about the role occupational therapy can play in dementia care.

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Vaping Health Risks Raise Alarm About Educating Younger Generations

November 11, 2019

Pamela McGee, an assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Nov. 11 Nurse.com post about the dangers of vaping and e-cigarette use and how nurses and other healthcare professionals can intervene with young patients.

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Brief Art Intervention Benefits Caregivers of Cancer Patients

November 11, 2019

Girija Kaimal, EdD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Nov. 8 Psych Central article about her recent study on the benefits of art-making for cancer caregivers.

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This Philly Restaurant and Food Truck Owner Makes Time for Wellness Despite All Her Meetings

November 7, 2019

Jonathan Deutsch, PhD, a professor in the Food and Hospitality Management department in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was mentioned in a Nov. 7 Philadelphia magazine profile of Philadelphia chef Kiki Aranita that focused on reducing food waste in the city.

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Cooking Experts Answer Your Spaghetti & Meatball Questions

October 29, 2019

Rosemary Trout, director of the Food and Hospitality Management department in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was featured in an Oct. 29 Epicurious video responding to questions from viewers about spaghetti and meatballs.

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Art Therapy Benefits Cancer Caregivers

October 25, 2019

Girija Kaimal, EdD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in an Oct. 25 Cancer Health article about her recent study on the benefits of art-making for cancer caregivers. Additionally, a 2017 study led by Kaimal was mentioned in an Oct. 25 KPLA-FM (Columbia, Missouri) broadcast and Oxygen magazine article about the benefits of crafts and art-making.

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A Complete Guide to Shin Splints

October 24, 2019

Robert Maschi, DPT, associate clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in an Oct. 24 Shape article about shin splints, what causes them and how to treat and prevent them.

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