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All In The News tagged "Politico"

Republicans Reject Democratic Attempts to Tighten Vaccine Laws

 Research by Neal D. Goldstein, PhD, is cited in a April 16 Politico article that suggests the issue of vaccine mandates has entered a hyper-partisan landscape. 

Smokers More Likely to Quit When Cigarette Prices Increase

Research by Amy Auchincloss, PhD, an associate professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, that looked into how raising cigarette prices by a dollar can cut into smoking, was picked up on Aug. 18 by UPI and Business Standard, on Aug. 19 in Philly Voice, and on Aug. 21 by Politico New York, NewsMax Health and Money-ish.

Aetna Moves to Chelsea

A study that showed clean hands may not be enough to prevent the spread of MRSA in hospital NICUS by Neal Goldstein, PhD, an assistant research professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was covered in Politico New York June 30. Goldstein was also quoted about the study in a June 30 Becker’s Hospital Review story.

Now We Know

A study that showed clean hands may not be enough to prevent the spread of MRSA in hospital NICUS by Neal Goldstein, PhD, an assistant research professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was covered in Politico New York June 30. Goldstein was also quoted about the study in a June 30 Becker’s Hospital Review story.

Sealed Inside

Michael Waring, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Engineering, was quoted in a May 10 Politico story about indoor air pollutants and how we can create clean-breathing buildings.

Trump's Attack Dog on Climate

Robert Brulle, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was mentioned in a Nov. 15Forbes.com story about public relations in the world of "fake news." Brulle's research revealed the funding sources driving the climate change denial movement. He was also quoted in a Nov. 11Politico story about his research on the financial connection between the fossil fuel industry and conservative think tanks.

Obama Plans New Push for Transgender Rights in Schools

David Cohen, JD, a professor in the Kline school of Law, was quoted in a May 6 Politico story about President Obama’s push for transgender rights in schools.

Hunger Project Launches in D.C.

Mariana Chilton, PhD, associate professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities, was named as a “key hunger activist” Jan. 19 in Politico’s coverage of the opening of a Washington D.C. Witnesses to Hunger site. The Washington Informer also featured Witnesses to Hunger in a Jan. 14 post.

Does TOR Inhibit Online Participation?

Research by Rachel Greenstadt, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Computing & Informatics and director of the Privacy, Security and Automation Laboratory, was mentioned in a May 18 Politico post about Tor users.

Rebuilding the Rust Belt

Drexel was mentioned in a Feb. 19 Politico article about creating university partnerships with neighborhoods and a similar renovation taking place in Cleveland.

Nine in 10 Providers Pursuing Telemedicine, Despite Hurdles

Drexel’s partnership with The Independence Blue Cross Center for Health Care Innovation was mentioned in a Nov. 11 Politico article.

Communication glitches all too common in hospitals

Scot Silverstein, MD, an adjunct professor in the College of Computing & Informatics, was quoted in an Oct. 7 POLITICO story about miscommunications among the medical staff at the Dallas hospital where the first case of ebola in the country is being treated.