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Pennsylvania School Turning to 'Cyber Snow Days' On Bad Weather Days

Michael Kozak, EdD, an assistant clinical professor in the School of Education, was quoted in a Jan. 17 FOX News story about giving schools the option to use up to five flexible instruction days, known as "cyber snow days," per school year. Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolfe signed Senate Bill 440 into law over the summer, which permits them to do so.

Recognizing Signs of Autism: How a Late Diagnosis Could Delay Crucial Intervention

Diana Robins, PhD, interim director and professor in the the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute, was quoted in an Oct. 30 Fox News article about the effects of a delayed autism diagnosis for children and why parents and physicians might miss early signs of autism.

Philadelphia Preparing for First-in-Nation Supervised Injection Site After Legal Win

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an Oct. 10 FOX News story about safe injection sites in Philadelphia.

Recent Deaths Reignite Debate Over Regulating Kratom

Richard Hamilton, MD, a professor and chair of Emergency Medicine at Drexel College of Medicine, was quoted in a Sept. 28 FOX News segment on the debate over the safety and efficacy of the herbal supplement kratom. The story was picked up by local FOX affiliates nationwide, including WTXF-TV (FOX-29), WBDB-TV (Jackson, Missouri) and WAGA-TV (Atlanta, Georgia).


No Link Between Autism and Measles Vaccine, Even for 'at Risk' Kids, Study Finds

The Live Science story about a new study confirming that there is no link between the MMR vaccine and autism that quoted Kristen Lyall, ScD, an assistant professor in the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute, was picked up by various media outlets including FOX News.

Youth Solitary Confinement Continues Despite Ongoing Criticism 

Aneela Khan, MD, a faculty member in the College of Medicine, was interviewed for a Jan. 16 story on Fox News about the mental health effects of juvenile solitary confinement.

Scientists Find Dozens of Hidden Earthquakes Buried Under Antarctica's Ice

Amanda Lough, PhD, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a June 5 Inquisitr story on her study looking at seismic activity in East Antarctica, proving it isn’t unusually devoid of earthquakes, as was long believed. A previous Live Science story on the study was also picked up on the Fox News website.

Delaware May Let Students ‘Choose’ Their Race, Gender Without Parental Consent

David S. Cohen, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Feb. 20 Fox News article about a proposal in Delaware that would let children decide their own race and gender-identity.

Philadelphia Aims to Become First US City to Legalize Safe Injection Sites

Robert Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and the Kline School of Law, was interviewed for a Feb. 5  Fox News story on Philadelphia's plans to open safe injection sites for opioid users. He was also quoted in a MedPage Today story the same day on the need for global health research funding, in light of the approaching federal budget deadline.  

Is This Artificial Sweetener Too Dangerous to Eat?

A study on the birth control effect that the artificial sweetener behind Trivia has on fruit flies, authored by Sean O'Donnell, PhD, and Daniel Marenda, PhD, both professors in the College of Arts and Sciences, was the focus of a June 1 Food52 article. They were both quoted in a related story on the website of WESH-TV (NBC-2, Orlando, Florida), which was picked up by network affiliates across the country. Fox News' "The Daily Meal" also covered the study on June 12.

Food Stamp Rolls Plummet in States That Restore Work Requirements

Mariana Chilton, PhD, professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities, had her June 4 Hill op-ed quoted in a July 4 Fox News story on work requirements being implemented in order for people to receive federal benefits. 

Doctor: Hillary's Symptoms Could Be 'Much Bigger Medical Problem'

Anita Gupta, DO, PharmD, was featured on the Fox News Insider blog about her Sept. 12 appearance on "The Sean Hannity Show," in which she discussed Hillary Clinton’s health. Gupta was also interviewed about Clinton on a Sept. 12 WTXF-TV (FOX-29) news segment.