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Experts Spent Months on a Fair COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plan, Only To Witness ‘a Chaotic Free-for-All’

Ana V. Diez Roux, MD, PHD, dean at the Dornsife School of Public Health, and Sarah Long, MD, a professor in the College of Medicine, were featured in a Feb. 6 Philadelphia Inquirer article about failures in the vaccine response to the pandemic. 

The (Im)Morality of Line-Jumping To Get COVID-19 Vaccines

Usama Bilal, PhD, MD, an assistant professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in a Feb. 5 Philadelphia Inquirer article about line-jumping to get COVID-19 vaccines. The article was also published by MSN Lifestyle.

Philadelphians Experienced Increased Anxiety and Depression During First Wave of COVID-19, Drexel Study Suggests

Igor Burstyn, PhD, an associate professor, and Tran Huynh, PhD, an assistant professor, both at the Dornsife School of Public Health, were quoted in a Feb. 5 Philadelphia Inquirer story about their research finding that Philadelphians experienced increased anxiety and depression during the first wave of COVID-19.

Without Commuters, What Will Happen To Septa Regional Rail?

Mimi Sheller, PhD, a professor and director of the Center for Mobilities Research and Policy in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Jan. 26 Philadelphia Inquirer article about the future of SEPTA regional rail with fewer commuters.

Kenney Had Plans. Then the Pandemic Hit. Can He Avoid Lame-Duck Status and Get Philly ‘Back on Track’?

Richardson Dilworth, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Jan. 26 Philadelphia Inquirer article about Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney’s second term.

President Biden’s Economic Relief Package Could Cut Childhood Poverty in Half — but It’s Only Temporary

Mariana Chilton, PhD, a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities, was quoted in a Jan. 25 Philadelphia Inquirer article about how President Biden's economic relief package may alleviate childhood poverty.

How To Boost Your Wifi Performance When Everyone’s at Home

Kapil Dandekar, PhD, Colehower Chair professor in the College of Engineering, was featured in a Jan. 25 Philadelphia Inquirer story in which he provided tips on how to improve home WiFi performance.

Medical Mystery: What Caused Boy’s Sudden Extreme Muscle Weakness?

Daniel Taylor, DO, an associate professor in the College of Medicine, wrote a Jan. 22 Philadelphia Inquirer medical mystery article about a boy who experienced sudden extreme muscle weakness.

Joe Biden's Philabundance Photo-op Wouldn't Impress Dr. King

Mariana Chilton, PhD, a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities, wrote a Jan. 19 opinion article published in The Philadelphia Inquirer about how best to address poverty in Philadelphia.

This Is Why the Wait Is So Hard Right Now | Elizabeth Wellington

Eric Zillmer, PsyD, the Carl R. Pacifico professor of Neuropsychology in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of Athletics, was quoted in a Jan. 14 Philadelphia Inquirer article about why waiting is difficult and how to cope, especially during the pandemic. 

Why Aren’t Black Protesters Called ‘Great Patriots’? | Elizabeth Wellington

Ebony White, PhD, an assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Jan. 7 Philadelphia Inquirer story about the trauma Black people felt watching the violent unrest at the Capitol and the differing response from police than during protests in summer 2020. 

Delaware County Officials Paid $25,000 in Ransom To Hackers Who Infiltrated the County’s Computer System

Robert D'Ovidio, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Jan. 7 Philadelphia Inquirer article about ransom to hackers who infiltrated Delaware County’s computer system.