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  • New Video Uses Art as Tool to Teach Empathy to Medical Students

    October 13, 2008

    Examining a person, not a painting, is how you would normally think medical students and residents learn, but that's not what you'll see in a first-of-its-kind video produced by a professor at Drexel University College of Medicine. "The Heart of Empathy" is an inside look into the unique teaching style of Dr. Florence Gelo, a pastoral psychotherapist and psychoanalyst for over 30 years, and the behavioral science coordinator for Drexel's Family Medicine Residency Program. This video captures Dr. Gelo's technique of using the visual arts to teach medical residents how to emotionally prepare for and deal with death.

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  • Drexel University College of Medicine to Participate in International Alzheimer’s Study

    October 08, 2008

    Drexel University College of Medicine has announced that it is participating in phase 3 clinical trials for a possible Alzheimer's vaccine.

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  • Dr. Stephanie King Honored by Ovarian Cancer Foundation

    October 01, 2008

    Stephanie King, MD, associate professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and chief of the Division of Gynecologic Oncology, was honored Sept. 27, 2008, by the Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer Foundation.

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