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All In The News tagged "College of Medicine"

What Doctors Tell Their Friends About Autoimmune Diseases 

Neil Nandi, MD, an assistant professor in the College of Medicine, was quoted in the September issue of Redbook magazine about inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and tips for relieving symptoms.

Parents in Prison: The Child Health Crisis no One is Talking About

Daniel R. Taylor, DO, an associate professor in the College of Medicine, authored an opinion piece for The Philadelphia Inquirer about how having a parent in prison is a public health crisis for children.

Medical Mystery: Did Abolitionists Poison This President?

Allan B. Schwartz, MD, a professor in the College of Medicine, wrote an Aug. 3 presidential medical mystery piece for The Philadelphia Inquirer about whether abolitionists poisoned James Buchanan.

How Can Emergency Departments Better Care for Sexual Assault Victims?

Ralph Riviello, MD, a professor in the College of Medicine, was featured in a July 27 Philadelphia Inquirer Q&A about how hospital emergency departments can better care for victims of sexual assault.

13 Bizarre Things You Never Knew About Your Own Voice

A study by Robert Sataloff, MD, a professor in the College of Medicine, which found that voice quality can affect your career and earning potential, was mentioned in a July 26 Reader’s Digest story.  

From 1992 to 2018: The Year of the Woman, Redux

Lynn Yeakel, director of the Institute for Women’s Health and Leadership in the College of Medicine, was quoted in a July 14 Philadelphia magazine story about female candidates running for office.

These Healers Want to Ensure Trauma Victims Aren't Treated Like 'Just Another Black Kid in a Hospital'

John Rich, MD, a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted, and Theodore Corbin, MD, an associate professor in the College of Medicine,were quoted in a July 13 Philadelphia Inquirer story on Healing Hurt People, their trauma recovery program. A variety of those training to work in the program, including Terrell Crumpton and Isaiah Jackson, were quoted or mentioned in the story.

Here Are 10 Medical Schools with the Most Students

Drexel College of Medicine was mentioned in a July 9 Becker’s Hospital Review article as one of the top 10 medical schools with the largest enrollment, per U.S. News & World Report.

A Brain Chemical Tied to Narcolepsy May Play a Role in Opioid Addiction

Rodrigo España, PhD, an assistant professor in the College of Medicine, was quoted in a June 27 Science News story about how hypocretin, a brain chemical that regulates wakefulness and arousal, may also be involved in addiction.

Medicaid Expansion Under ACA Aided Low-Income Patients with CKD to Get on Transplant Waitlist

Meera N. Harhay, MD, an assistant professor in the college of Medicine, was quoted in June 21 Healio and HealthDay stories about her study that showed how Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act affected the racial and socioeconomic makeup of the kidney transplant waitlist.

Drexel Medicine Breast Surgeon and her Dog Bond Through Canine Agility Training

Amanda Woodworth, MD, an assistant professor in the College of Medicine, was featured in a June 21 Philly Voice story as part of “The Doctor is Out” series about how she bonds with her dog through canine agility training.

The ‘Irreparable Harm’ of Ripping Immigrant Kids From Their Parents

Judith Cohen, MD, an affiliated faculty member in the College of Medicine, was quoted in June 20 stories in the Daily Beast and Daily Mail about how separating migrant children from their parents can cause long-term trauma and harm. Cohen was also quoted in a May 31 Salon story on the same issue.