Penn, Wistar Researchers Thwart HIV Without Antiviral Drugs

March 8, 2012

Penn and Wistar researchers are featured for their work to control HIV without antiviral drugs.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

An Unsung Victory in Healthcare

March 6, 2012

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School shares his thoughts about electronic health records.

Article Source: Reuters

Apple’s Job Creation Data Spurs an Economic Debate

March 4, 2012

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School comments on job creation.

Article Source: New York Times

Succeeding in STEM: Lessons From Black Colleges

March 5, 2012

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education shares her thoughts on what HBCUs can teach others about succeeding in STEM education.

Article Source: Huffington Post

Healthy Labels, Not Stealthy Labels

March 5, 2012

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School contributes his opinion about the need for standardized labels on the front of packaged foods.

Article Source: New York Times

Leadership Gains From Diversity in Education

March 4, 2012

Dean Thomas Robertson of the Wharton School contributes his thoughts about female leadership in education.

Article Source: Financial Times

Startups Seek to Master the Education Market

March 5, 2012

Douglas Lynch of the Graduate School of Education comments on startup companies entering the education market.

Article Source: Education Week
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Media Contact:Holly Auer | holly.auer@uphs.upenn.edu | 215-349-5659March 5, 2012

One in Four U.S. HIV Patients Don't Stay in Care, Penn Study Shows

Only about 75 percent of HIV/AIDS patients in the United States remain in care consistently, according to new research from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania published online this week in AIDS. The study of patients across the United States is the first to provide a comprehensive national estimate of HIV care retention and information about patients who are most likely to continue their treatment over time.

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Media Contact:Jessica Mikulski | jessica.mikulski@uphs.upenn.edu | 215-349-8369March 1, 2012

Defying Expectations: Penn Medicine Study Reveals Americans Report Improved Sleep With Age

Aging does not appear to be a factor in poor sleep, a new study by Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania shows. In fact, subjective sleep quality seems to improve over a lifetime, with the fewest complaints coming from people in their 80s. The new study is published in the journal SLEEP.

How to Excel at Elite Institutions: A Guide for Students of Color

February 28, 2012

Marybeth Gasman and graduate student Ufuoma Abiola of the Graduate School of Education co-author an article about students of color excelling at top institutions.