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When should kids be told they're adopted? Study with Drexel ties challenges norm

Ebony White, PhD, an assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a July 2 Philly Voice article about research she coauthored about when to tell a child that they were adopted.  

What Are 'Battle Royale' Games?

Frank Lee, PhD, a professor in Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was interviewed for a July 5 PhillyVoice Q&A about “battle royale” video games.

Drexel Student Combats Suicide by Pairing People With Online 'Buddies'

Gabby Frost, an undergraduate in Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was featured in a June 18 Philly Voice story about the online peer support nonprofit she founded in high school to help people who are suffering from depression.

Sitting Too Much can Cause Serious Health Problems. So Should Employers be Liable?

Natalie Pedersen, JD, assistant professor of legal studies in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a Nov. 15 Philly Voice story about an analysis she and Lisa Eisenberg, JD, a Kline School of Law alumna, conducted on sedentary workplaces and workers’ compensation claims.Eurasia Review also reported the story.

Drexel Doctor 'Not Familiar With Any Medical Evidence' Behind White House Push for New Abortion Limits

Lamar Ekbladh, MD, a professor in the College of Medicine, was quoted in an Oct. 3 Philly Voice story about the lack of scientific evidence to support a House bill that would ban abortion after 20 weeks.

Study Links Daily Check-ins to Weight Loss, but Does the Scale Tell the Whole Story?

Diane Rosenbaum, PhD, a postdoctoral research fellow in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in an Aug. 6 Philly Voice story about her recent study that found that female college-age students who weigh themselves regularly saw a greater drop in body mass index and body fat. Meghan Butryn, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, and Michael Lowe, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, also contributed to the study.

Philadelphia Establishes Historic Preservation Task Force

Harris Steinberg, executive director of the Lindy Institute For Urban Innovation and distinguished teaching professor in the Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was quoted in April 21 stories that appeared on the Philly Voice, Plan Philly and Curbed Philly websites, about the mayor's task force for historic preservation, for which Steinberg will serve as chair. KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) also ran a story.

Why it's OK to get Away Without Your Toddler

Infrequently Asked Questions: What Are the Origins of the Philly Rowhome?

Rachel Schade, AIA, an associate teaching professor in the Westphal College of Media Art & Design, was quoted in a March 22 Philly Voice “Infrequently Asked Questions” article about the origins of Philadelphia architecture.

Study: Prohibiting Smoking in PHA Properties Drastically Reduced Secondhand Smoke Exposure

Ann Klassen, PhD, a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was mentioned in a Jan. 31 Philly Voice story about her study on secondhand smoke exposure in Philadelphia public housing after a ban was put into place.

Law Professors: Comcast 'Arrogant,' 'Insidious' to Oppose Wage Discrimination Bill via First Amendment

Chapin Cimino, JD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Jan. 12 Philly Voice story regarding Comcast’s opposition to a pending wage gap ordinance that would bar Philadelphia employers from asking job applicants to disclose their salary history.

Community Hospitals Play Key Role in Trauma Care

Edward Siegel, MD, a clinical instructor in the College of Medicine, was quoted in a Sept. 9 Philly Voice story about community hospitals playing a key role in trauma care.