Penn in the news

Lead Poisoning in Pa., N.J. May Be Worse Than Flint February 5, 2016 |

Marilyn Howarth of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on lead poisoning in the Pennsylvania and New Jersey region.

Circadian Clock and Aging February 3, 2016 |

Garrett FitzGerald of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about studying the role of the internal clock in human disease.

How Wing Bowl Contestants Eat 20 Pounds of Chicken in 30 Minutes February 4, 2016 |

Marc Levine of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about how speed eaters manage to eat as much as they do and how quickly.

Animal Planet Greenlights Series on Penn Vet School February 3, 2016 |

A new docu-series called Penn Vet on the Animal Planet television network will focus on Ryan Hospital and New Bolton Center.

The U.S. Is Running Out of Nurses February 3, 2016 | Atlantic

Julie Sochalski of the School of Nursing says, “The aging population and chronic disease are creating the perfect storm driving demand for nurses.”