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All In The News tagged "WHYY-FM Newsworks"

Think Twice Before Bathing That Thanksgiving Bird

Jennifer Quinlan, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Nov. 18 WHYY-FM/Newsworks.org story about not washing turkeys.

The Science Behind Turkey Brining, Tryptophan and the Perfect Thanksgiving Roll

Jacob Lahne, PhD, an assistant professor in the Center for Hospitality & Sport Management, was quoted in a Nov. 18 WHYY-FM/Newsworks.org story about the science behind Thanksgiving cooking.

Carbon Emission Savings for Philly Could Come Largely From Buildings

Patrick Gurian, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Engineering, was quoted in a Nov. 13 WHYY-Radio/Newsworks.org story about how Philadelphia can reduce its carbon emissions. Gurian was the lead author of a report on reducing greenhouse gas issued by the A.J. Drexel Institute for Energy and the Environment to Philadelphia’s Office of Sustainability.

After Pregnancy, Helping Moms With HIV Continue Health Care

Erika Aaron, an assistant professor in the College of Medicine and coordinator of prenatal clinic for HIV positive mothers at Drexel's Partnership Comprehensive Care Practice and the Partnership Plus clinic and at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, and Florence Momplaisir, MD, MSHP, an assistant professor in the College of Medicine and the Dornsife School of Public Health, were interviewed in a Nov. 5 WHYY-Radio (91-FM) “The Pulse” story about a program that they are spearheading to help new mothers, who are infected with HIV, continue to get treatment after having their baby. 

The Role of Police Officers in Schools

Drexel was mentioned on WHYY’s “Radio Times” on Nov. 3 for the school-to-prison pipeline diversion program evaluated by Naomi Goldstein, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and co-director of the JD/PhD program in law and psychology, in her Juvenile Justice Research and Reform Lab. The Lab was also mentioned in the Philadelphia Public School Notebook on Nov. 3.

The End of Tipping?

Paul O’Neill, director of special projects for the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management, was interviewed on WHYY’s “Radio Times” on Nov. 2 about the “tipping” debate in the restaurant industry.

Shop Around, Experts Advise Health Insurance Consumers

Robert Field, JD, PhD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and the School of Public Health, was quoted in a Newsworks.org story on Nov. 2 about open enrollment for Obamacare.

The Racial Gap in Health Care

Ana E. Núñez, MD, a professor in Drexel’s College of Medicine and associate dean of Urban Health Equity, Education and Research, was a guest on WHYY-radio (91-FM)’s “Radio Times With Marty Moss-Coane” on Oct. 29 for a segment about the racial gap in health care.

Pediatricians Urged to Screen All Children for Hunger

Mariana Chilton, PhD, an associate professor and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was interviewed on WHYY-radio (91-FM) on Oct. 28 about screening children for food insecurity. 

For Philly House Hunters, 'Kensington is The Hot Place to be'

Kevin Gillen, PhD, senior research fellow at Drexel's Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation, was quoted in an Oct. 22 WHYY-FM/Newsworks.org article about the popularity of Kensington for Philadelphia home owners.

Building Philadelphia's Start-Up Generation

Drexel was mentioned in a Sept. 2 WHYY-FM/Newsworks.org story about its high-tech incubator.

Drexel Food Lab Cooks up Solutions to Food Waste Problem

A food waste program piloted by Drexel’s Center for Hospitality and Sport Management was featured on WHYY/Newsworks.org on Aug 28. It also was featured on PhillyVoice.com on Aug 29. Jonathan Deutsch, PhD, director of the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management, was quoted in the PhillyVoice story.