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  • A doctor stands by ready to help as paramedics assist a patient on an ambulance.

    Hospitals Helping Violence Victims Could Save Millions

    January 26, 2015

    Drexel researchers have  published the first study to systematically look at the economic outcomes of programs that help victims of violence change their lives with a hospital-based intervention.

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    Teens Abusing Prescription Pills Are A Growing Concern, Drexel Researchers Say

    January 13, 2015

    Parents and physicians still aren’t doing enough to address the rise of “pharming,” or recreational use and abuse of prescription drugs, among teenagers, according to public health researchers at Drexel University.

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  • Joella Adams

    Shaping Two Lives At Once

    January 07, 2015

    Joella Adams, MPH '14, was recently awarded a competitive scholarship for young investigators to present her research and attend the leading U.S. research conference on HIV, the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI). Her work, which started as a Community-Based Masters Project (CBMP) during her second year at Drexel, focuses on improving comprehensive interventions for HIV positive women during and following pregnancy here in Philadelphia.

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