Annie Korp

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News Manager
Annie Korp is the news manager who covers nursing and health professions. Her beat also includes the Stephen and Sandra Sheller 11th Street Family Health Services Center, the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute, Sport Management and the Center for Food and Hospitality Management. She graduated from La Salle University and has lived in Philadelphia for nearly a decade. Contact Annie at or 215-571-4244.

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Drexel Recognizes Gregory E. Deavens, CPA, CGMA as Business Leader of the Year
Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business has named Gregory E. Deavens, CPA, CGMA, president and chief executive officer of Independence Health Group, as its 2024 Business Leader of the Year.
Man wearing cap with sensors and wires while playing guitar Your Brain in the Zone: A New Neuroimaging Study Reveals How the Brain Achieves a Creative Flow State
A new neuroimaging study from Drexel University’s Creativity Research Lab is the first to reveal how the brain gets to the creative flow state.
A pile of french fries, burgers, donuts, cookies, chips and other high sugar and high fat foods. A Closer Look at Cannabis Use and Binge Eating
New research from Drexel University’s Center for Weight, Eating and Lifestyle Science (WELL Center), examined how often people experiencing binge eating are also using cannabis recreationally, and whether patients who use cannabis experience more severe eating disorder symptoms or symptoms of struggling with mental health.
Paper cut outs of a home and family of three under a Medicaid umbrella Number of At-Risk Youth with Intellectual Disability and Autism in the U.S. Foster Care System is Growing
Recently published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) Pediatrics, researchers at Drexel University’s A.J. Drexel Autism Institute, in collaboration with George Mason University’s Department of Social Work and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s School of Social Work, engaged an intersectional analysis to examine foster care involvement among youth with intellectual and developmental disabilities (including autism) and how it has evolved in the United States using a cross-section of 2016 national Medicaid claims data.
woman in pink shirt with her hands resting on her chest over her heart Can Practicing Self-Compassion Help People Achieve Weight Loss Goals?
A new study from the Center for Weight, Eating and Lifestyle Sciences (WELL Center) in Drexel University’s College of Arts and Sciences explored whether practicing self-compassion – or treating oneself with the same care and kindness that people typically offer to their loved ones – helps people become more resilient to these overeating setbacks.
art supplies scattered on a table Early Study Shows Health Benefits of Creative Arts Therapies and Nutrition Education for Postmenopausal Women
A recent study from Drexel University’s College of Nursing and Health Professions explored a new way to ease the transition with an art therapy intervention to address the health needs of overweight, postmenopausal women.
a person scans a carton of strawberries at a self-checkout in a grocery store Does Self-Checkout Impact Grocery Store Loyalty?
Researchers from Drexel University's LeBow College of Business conducted five studies that showed customers are more likely to remain loyal to the grocery store when using regular checkout service compared to self-checkout systems.
man and woman shaking hands across a desk Job Outlook for College Graduates to Hold Steady in 2024
The job market for college graduates in 2024 will be as dynamic as it is promising, according to the 53rd Annual College Hiring Outlook report from Drexel University and Michigan State University.