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Drexel Doctor: Gender Disparities in Pediatrics Hurt Patients and Physicians

Nancy Spector, MD, a professor and associate dean in the College of Medicine, is featured in a Nov. 14 Philadelphia Inquirer story about leading a recently published study on the myths behind the gender imbalance in pediatrics leadership. 

Houseplants Do Not Improve Indoor Air After All, Drexel Study Finds

Michael Waring, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Engineering, was featured in Nov. 8 Philadelphia Inquirer, Philly VoiceAir Quality News and Medical Daily stories about his research on potted plants. Related stories also appeared on Nov. 7 in the Minnesota Post, Geek.com, Mental Floss and an MSN.com piece and was picked up by a number of television affiliates across the country. 

Who Wants to Hear an Audio Tour About a Disgusting Philly Epidemic? 10,000 Visitors, That's Who

Michael Yudell, PhD, a professor and chair in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an Oct. 27 Philadelphia Inquirer article about giving tours for his students about the history of the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793.

Man Who Turned Himself in Is Convicted of 3 Armed Robberies, Awaits Trial for Double Murder

Kirk Heilbrun, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was mentioned in an Oct. 25Philadelphia Inquirer story as an expert who testified for the prosecution in the trial of a man who confessed to killing three people and robbing three West Philadelphia businesses at gunpoint.

Drexel Professor Says Demand For Cloud Services Is 'Exploding'

Murugan Anandarajan, PhD, a professor in LeBow College of Business, was quoted in an Oct. 24 Philadelphia Inquirer story about the growing demand for cloud computing services.

Protect Mom, Dad, Grandparents, and Yourself During Cyber Security Awareness Month

Robert D'Ovidio, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in an Oct. 21 Philadelphia Inquirer story about his upcoming talk on how to not fall victim to electronic fraud. 

Medical Mystery: What Caused Teen’s Severe Stomach Pain?

Daniel R. Taylor, DO, an associate professor in the College of Medicine, authored an Oct. 18 Philadelphia Inquirer medical mystery column about the cause of a teenage patient’s severe stomach pain.

Probiotics Are Good for Your Gut — But Read This Before Buying Supplements

Neilanjan Nandi, MD, an associate professor in the College of Medicine, was quoted in an Oct. 10 Philadelphia Inquirer article about probiotics and gut health.

Is It Legal to Fire a Person for Being Gay in Pennsylvania? the Supreme Court Will Decide.

Lisa Tucker, JD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in an Oct. 7 Philadelphia Inquirer story about the U.S. Supreme Court considering whether sexual orientation and gender identity are protected from discrimination under the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

With Pentagon Dollars, Drexel Seeks to Revive Philly’s Vanished Garment Business

Genevieve Dion, an associate professor in Westphal College of Media Arts & Design and director of the Center For Functional Fabrics, was featured in a Sept. 25 Philadelphia Inquirer story about the opening of a new space for the Center for Functional Fabrics that will house the Pennsylvania Fabric Discovery Center.

Blame Climate Change — And Maybe Rats — If This Jersey Shorebird Goes Extinct

Nate Rice, PhD, collection manager of Ornithology in the Academy of Natural Sciences, was quoted in a Sept. 23 Philadelphia Inquirer story about the saltmarsh sparrow, a vulnerable species that could vanish from New Jersey in the next 20 years. 

Keto Dieters Swear by MCT Oil for Weight Loss. Does It Work?

Stella Volpe, PhD, a professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Sept. 23 Philadelphia Inquirer article about the use and effects of medium-chain triglyceride oil, a favorite among keto diet adherents.