People who suffer from sleep disturbances are at major risk for obesity, diabetes, and coronary artery disease, according to new research from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.
Judy Schueler of Perelman School of Medicine comments on Penn Medicine’s new “innovation tournament.”
James McGann of the School of Arts and Sciences is highlighted as the lead author of the Global Go-To Think Tanks Rankings report.
PHILADELPHIA -- Fueled by coffee, Red Bull and lots of free food, 180 students took part in the 2012 PennApps hackathon Jan. 13-15 for nearly 48 sleep-deprived hours of computer coding.
The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania is one of six institutions to be named part of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute’s Lung Repair and Regeneration Consortium (LRRC). Each of the institutions will receive $2.5 million over five years.
WHO: Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program of the International Relations Program at the University of Pennsylvania
Diplomatic Courier Magazine and United Nations University
WHAT: 2011 Global Think Tanks Rankings
Susan Wachter of the Wharton School says, “It’s difficult to get credit now but international investors come with cash.”