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In the Media

Organic Chicken Is Half As Likely to Be Contaminated With Salmonella

November 21, 2019

A Nov. 21 Runner's World article quoting Jennifer Quinlan, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, about ways to avoid Salmonella contamination with poultry was picked up Nov. 27 by Bicycling magazine.

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6 Ways to Boost Your Health in 60 Seconds or Less

November 18, 2019

Art therapy research from the College of Nursing and Health Professions, on the stress-lowering benefits of art making, was mentioned in a Nov. 18 Woman's World post about health-boosting activities that take 60 seconds or less. 

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Art Therapy Using Virtual Reality

November 15, 2019

Girija Kaimal, EdD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Nov. 15 Medgadget article about her recent study on using virtual reality as an expressive tool in creative arts therapies.

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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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