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All In The News tagged "Philadelphia Business Journal"

Drexel Awarded $14M NIH Grant to Recruit Diverse Faculty for Health Disparities Research

Ana Diez Roux, MD, PhD, Dana and David Dornsife dean and distinguished university professor of epidemiology at the Dornsife School of Public Health, and Laura N. Gitlin, PhD, distinguished university professor, executive director of the AgeWell Collaboratory and dean of the College of Nursing and Health Professions, were quoted in an Oct. 18 Philadelphia Business Journal article that reported that the colleges received a 5-year, $14.4 million “Faculty Institutional Recruitment for Sustainable Transformation” grant from the National Institutes of Health to hire, retain and support diverse, early career researchers with a focus on health disparities research.

Drexel President John Fry Steering University Into New Markets as 'Demographic Cliff' Looms

President John Fry was featured in a June 8 Philadelphia Business Journal story about how the University is strategically preparing for a decline in college-age students in the next few years.

Drexel University Spinout Raises $4M for Voltage-Activated Heart Imaging Drug

Heart imaging technology, called Electrast, developed by researchers from the College of Engineering and College of Medicine, was featured in a May 26 Philadelphia Business Journal story after the company that licensed it received new funding to continue commercializing it.

40 Under 40: Meet the Third Group of 2021 Philadelphia Business Journal Honorees

Jennifer Kebea, executive director of the Lindy Center for Civic Engagement, was featured in an April 15 Philadelphia Business Journal story for being named to the publication's "40 under 40" list.

Drexel University Continues Ascent in Latest U.S. News law school ranking

Drexel's Kline School of Law was mentioned in a March 30 Philadelphia Business Journal story about its steadily improvement in U.S. News & World Report rankings. Dean Dan Filler, JD, was quoted in the piece. 

Best MBA Programs 2022: Wharton Again Shut Out of Top Spot in U.S. News Rankings

LeBow College of Business was mentioned in a March 29 Philadelphia Business Journal story about the best MBA programs as ranked by U.S. News & World Report.

Philadelphia-Area Law Deans Among 157 To Sign Statement Denouncing Capitol Riot, Election Challenge

Daniel Filler, JD, dean of the Kline School of Law was mentioned as one of 157 law school deans who signed a statement condemning the Capitol riot and attempts to challenge election results without evidence, in a Jan. 12 Philadelphia Business Journal story.

New Partnership With Drexel University Could Help Septa Recover From COVID-19 Crisis

Christopher Sales, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Engineering, was quoted in a Dec. 16 Philadelphia Business Journal story about Drexel’s partnership with SEPTA to study and develop measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 on public transit. 

Drexel University Receives $9M Gift To Create New Center on Racism and Health

The Dornsife School of Public Health was featured in a Dec. 2 Philadelphia Business Journal story about a $9 million gift from alumna Dana Dornsife and her husband David that will help establish a Center on Racism and Health, recruit and retain faculty experts on racial inequities in health and endow the deanship for public health. The story was also reported on WTXF-TV (FOX-29).

Philadelphia-Area Companies, Researchers Battling COVID-19 Among Recipients of $10 Million in Grants

The College of Medicine was mentioned in an Aug. 27 Philadelphia Business Journal article about receiving a million dollar grant – the largest grant on the list given to institutions across Pennsylvania – through the commonwealth's COVID-19 Vaccines, Treatments and Therapies program established to support the rapid advancement of ways to prevent and treat infections.

Drexel President John Fry Outlines School's Approach To Fighting Racial Injustice (Video)

President John Fry was quoted in an Aug. 26 Philadelphia Business Journal story that outlined Drexel's approach to fighting racial injustice.

Despite COVID-19 Uncertainties, Drexel's Vision of a Transformed University City Is Coming To Life (Video)

Drexel President John Fry was featured in an Aug. 21 Philadelphia Business Journal story about the University’s partnership with Brandywine Realty Trust and Wexford Science and Technology on development projects in University City.