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All In The News tagged "College of Medicine"

Drexel Doctor: Gender Disparities in Pediatrics Hurt Patients and Physicians

Nancy Spector, MD, a professor and associate dean in the College of Medicine, is featured in a Nov. 14 Philadelphia Inquirer story about leading a recently published study on the myths behind the gender imbalance in pediatrics leadership. 

Addressing the Lack of Women in Leadership Positions in Academic Programs

Nancy Spector, MD, a professor and associate dean in the College of Medicine, was featured in a Nov. 13 WIA Report story about leading a recently published study on the lack of women in leadership positions in pediatrics.

They Can Save Lives, Sure. but for the Business Side of Health Care, These Doctors Go Back to School.

The Physician Leadership Academy created by the Drexel Solutions Institute for physicians in the Crozer-Keystone Health System was featured in a Nov. 11 Philadelphia Inquirer story. The program’s goal is to get doctors to think about the business side of health care. David Stein, MD, a professor in the College of Medicine; David Becher, PhD, an associate professor in LeBow College of Business; Lauren D’Innocenzo, PhD, an assistant professor in LeBow College; and Anna Koulas, executive director of the Drexel Solutions Institute, were noted in the story.

A Pediatrician Who Serves Children Of Color Discovered His Implicit Bias. Here’s What He’s Doing About It.

Daniel R. Taylor, DO, an associate professor in the College of Medicine, authored an Nov. 5 Philadelphia Inquirer article about what he is doing to combat unconscious bias in his care for patients and offers advice for his peers.

Medical Mystery: What Caused Teen’s Severe Stomach Pain?

Daniel R. Taylor, DO, an associate professor in the College of Medicine, authored an Oct. 18 Philadelphia Inquirer medical mystery column about the cause of a teenage patient’s severe stomach pain.

Probiotics Are Good for Your Gut — But Read This Before Buying Supplements

Neilanjan Nandi, MD, an associate professor in the College of Medicine, was quoted in an Oct. 10 Philadelphia Inquirer article about probiotics and gut health.

Dr. Ana Nunez Bridges Gaps in Medicine at Drexel

Ana Núñez, MD, associate dean in the College of Medicine, was profiled in an Oct. 8 Al Día story about her leadership as an advocate for diversity, equity and inclusion in health care.

Why Doctors Misdiagnose Autoimmune Diseases

Neilanjan Nandi, MD, an associate professor in Drexel College of Medicine, was quoted in a Sept. 30 Elemental article about the struggle to accurately diagnose slow-moving autoimmune disease.

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).


Smooth Talker

Robert Sataloff, MD, professor and chair of otolaryngology at the College of Medicine, was quoted in a Sept. 27 Slate story about remedies that could help to clear out mucus in the mouth and throat.

St. Christopher's $50M Sale Wins OK from Bankruptcy Court

The approval of the sale of St. Christopher's Hospital for Children by the U.S Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware to Drexel and Tower Health was reported by numerous media outlets on Sept. 23 including WHYY.org, Philadelphia Business Journal and KYW Newsradio (1060-AM). The written court order approving the sale is expected to be issued shortly subject to a few revisions to related documents.

Medical Mystery: A Girl’s Red Ears, a Mother’s Intuition

Daniel Taylor, DO, an associate professor in the College of Medicine, authored a Sept. 13 "Medical Mystery" article for the Philadelphia Inquirer about a 13-year-old reporting redness and pain in her ears, despite nothing turning up in her initial physical exam.