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In the Media

How to Prevent Job Interview No-Shows

October 17, 2019

Jonathan Deutsch, PhD, a professor in the Food and Hospitality Management department in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, authored an Oct. 17 Restaurant Business story about ways to prevent an interview no-show in the hiring process.

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Study Ranks Most Hydrating Beverages over a Four-Hour Period

October 9, 2019

Nyree Dardarian, an assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a WTXF-TV (FOX-29) broadcast about a study on beverages that are better for hydration.

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 Penn, Drexel Get $22 Million to Study Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, Other Dementias

October 1, 2019

Laura N. Gitlin, PhD, dean of the College of Nursing an Health Professions, was quoted in an Oct. 1 Philadelphia Inquirer article about a grant she recently received to study an online platform to help caregivers of dementia patients cope with their psychological and behavioral symptoms.

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Please! For the Love of Food Safety, Stop Washing Your Chicken

September 27, 2019

A 2013 study led by Jennifer Quinlan, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was mentioned in a Sept. 27 Food Network story about the dangers of washing raw chicken. 

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Keto Dieters Swear by MCT Oil for Weight Loss. Does It Work?

September 23, 2019

Stella Volpe, PhD, a professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Sept. 23 Philadelphia Inquirer article about the use and effects of medium-chain triglyceride oil, a favorite among keto diet adherents.

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Sally Miller, PhD: The Challenges of Bipolar Depression

September 22, 2019

Sally Miller, PhD, a clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Sept. 22 MD Magazine article about the difficulty of diagnosing patients with bipolar depression. 

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In Search of Upcycled Food That Actually Tastes Good

September 20, 2019

Jonathan Deutsch, PhD, a professor in the Food and Hospitality department in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Sept. 20 Engadget article about successfully "upcycling" food — using food byproducts to create edible alternatives while reducing waste.

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Managing Pain and Opioid Use with Physical Therapy

September 18, 2019

Sarah Wenger, DPT, an associate clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was featured in a Sept. 18 WTMJ-TV (NBC-Milwaukee, Wisconsin) broadcast about using physical therapy as a safer alternative to pain management than opioids.

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