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In the News

The FAFSA Mess: Families Suffer, Schools Forced To Go Rogue
Dawn Medley, EdD, senior vice president for Enrollment Management, was a guest on the Feb. 16 episode of KYW-Newsradio’s “In Depth” podcast to discuss delays in the rollout of the Department of Education’s new Free Application for Federal Student Aid form.
Wrong RSV Shots Given to Some Pregnant Women, Young Kids
Sarah Long, MD, a professor in the College of Medicine, was quoted in a Feb. 15 HealthDay article, which also ran on U.S. News & World Report, about a U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report showing that more than two dozen toddlers and at least 128 pregnant women received the wrong RSV vaccine.
Some Pregnant Women and Infants Received the Wrong R.S.V. Shots
Sarah S. Long, MD, a professor in the College of Medicine, was quoted in a Feb. 14 New York Times article about a new warning from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that at least 128 pregnant women, and at least 25 children under age 2, received the wrong vaccination for respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV.
Philly Dermatologists’ Best Tips for Treating Dry Skin in Winter
Erum N. Ilyas, MD, an interim academic chair in the College of Medicine, was quoted in a Feb. 13 Philadelphia Inquirer article about how to keep skin healthy during winter.

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Aghayere studies structural systems and why they fail. He has written extensively about wood, concrete and steel construction and structural failure analysis. And commented in media stories about building collapses, the degradation and testing of infrastructure and the built environment.


Criminology & Justice Studies
D'Ovidio researches the intersection of computer technology, crime and the criminal justice system. He directs Drexel's research program in computer crime and digital forensics. In the past, he has worked with the New York City Police Department and Philadelphia Police Department on research projects involving computer crime. His work with the law enforcement community also includes training investigators on techniques to trace Internet communication and seize electronic evidence and cell phones.
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Kaimal’s research focuses on understanding the way that creative self-expression affects human emotions and other brain processes. Her work particularly focuses on the ways people's experiences influence what they create, and how art-making can be used to reduce stress and stress-related issues.

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