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All In The News tagged "School of Public Health"

How One High-tech Philly Industry May Be the Future of Medicine and Create Lots of Jobs

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and Dornsife School of Public Health, authored a Nov. 23 Philadelphia Inquirer article about the gene therapy sector in Philadelphia, and how it may create new jobs. 

Britney Is Free but More Legal Action Is Ahead

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and Dornsife School of Public Health, was interviewed for a Nov. 20 Bloomberg Law podcast about the lottery that was held to decided which Circuit Court of Appeals will hear the cases challenging the Biden Administration's vaccine mandate for large employers.

Vials Labeled ‘Smallpox’ Found at Merck Facility in Montgomery County, Feds Say

Thersa Sweet, PhD, an associate professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in a Nov. 18 WPVI-TV (6-abc) story about vials labeled 'smallpox' found at a Merck facility in Montgomery County.

Biden Vaccine-or-Test Rule’s Future at Stake in Court Lottery

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in a Nov. 16 Bloomberg Law article about President Biden's vaccine-or-test rule and what's at stake in the Court.

Do Religion and Science Clash or Coexist?

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and Dornsife School of Public Health, authored a "letter to the editor" published in The New York Times on Nov. 15 about religious exemptions for vaccines.

Drexel’s School of Public Health, College of Nursing and Health Professions Receive Grant To Diversify Health Disparities Research Faculty

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 a Nov. 11 Al Día 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.

Why Telling a Cop You Have COVID in New Jersey Could Get You 10 Years in Prison

Nina Sun, JD, an assistant clinical professor and deputy director of global health at the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in a Nov. 5 Guardian article about criminal law being applied to those threatening to spread COVID-19 to law enforcement. 

How Drexel Will Spend $14.4 Million Examining Disparities in Public Health

Ana Diez Roux, MD, PhD, Dana and David Dornsife dean and distinguished university professor of epidemiology at the Dornsife School of Public Health, was interviewed in a Nov. 2 KYW-Newsradio "In Depth" podcast episode about the School of Public Health and College of Nursing and Health Professions recently receiving an NIH grant for $14.4 million dollars for health disparities research.

Philly’s Health Department Is Getting Saucy, but Experts Warn There Could Be a Cost

Esther Chernak, MD, an associate professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and College of Medicine and director of the Center for Public Health Readiness and Communication, was quoted in an Oct. 22 WHYY story about how the Philadelphia’s Department of Public Health’s social media strategy may influence adherence to public health measures. 

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.

A New Book Pays Tribute to Philadelphia Women Whose Tattoos Tell Stories of Trauma, Hope, and Healing

Sandra Bloom, MD, an associate professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an Oct. 13 Philadelphia Inquirer article about a new book about how tattoos can be a way to tell stories of trauma and healing.

He Was Shot by a Stranger but Treated Like a Criminal When He Reached the ER

Ted Corbin, MD, a professor in the College of Medicine and Dornsife School of Public Health, and John Rich, MD, a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, both co-directors of the Center for Nonviolence & Social Justice, were featured in an Oct. 13 TIME article about racial disparities and biases in treatment of patients in emergency room settings.