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04/10/24 2:13am
The award provides $5,000 in funding for an undergraduate student working on initiatives to promote health literacy and community outreach. 
03/25/24 12:20am
The CDC released updated COVID-19 recommendations on March 1, eliminating the five-day isolation period for those who test positive.
03/20/24 12:40am
Emily Whitehead — a Penn first year — was the first child to receive the Penn-pioneered cancer treatment, which has since treated more than 20,000 patients worldwide.
03/17/24 10:33pm
Parker, a 2016 Fels School of Government graduate and the city’s first woman mayor, wrote in her proposal that Penn is currently working with the City on public health issues for vulnerable residents. 
03/12/24 11:32pm
Wellness at Penn and MERT officers offered brief Narcan administration directions to interested students, and distributed boxes of two single-dose nasal spray devices of Narcan.
02/27/24 12:58am
The lawsuit alleges that the University conducted itself “more like an illegal monopolist than a research institution.” 
02/26/24 12:49am
Penn's Wellness Coaching service was modeled off of similar programs at universities such as Columbia, Cornell, and Stanford.
02/19/24 11:45pm
The Feb. 11 CPR training event reached 617 people across 14 locations around campus.
02/16/24 12:38am
The conference concluded with a career fair, connecting attendees with top employers in the health care sector.
02/16/24 12:26am
During the Resilience Summit, students learn to juggle the demands of student life, increase well-being, meet academic goals, and launch a career post Penn. 
02/11/24 11:29pm
Levine is the first openly transgender person to hold a Senate-confirmed position at the federal level.
02/08/24 9:10pm
The experiment shows promise for a new approach to treating liver failure and alleviating demand for transplants.
02/06/24 9:50pm
HUP will be pursuing another appeal after their first attempt to reverse a $138 million medical malpractice verdict was struck down.
02/05/24 10:45pm
The bill seeks to overturn a law alleged to limit abortion access in Pennsylvania.
02/02/24 12:20am
The transition to a new Electronic Health Record system, PennChart, will integrate patient care for both clinicians and students.
01/31/24 11:56pm
Nikhil Illa's app aims to make transcription, note-taking, and billing easier for physicians.
01/31/24 11:55pm
Researchers identified multiple gene variants that may contribute to glaucoma and developed a score to measure disease risk based on an individual's genes. 
01/28/24 10:48pm
The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania-Cedar Avenue's behavior health unit was cited for safety violations two times in November.
01/23/24 8:56pm
Penn Medicine set a world record for the most Kidney Paired Donations completed within a year.
01/22/24 10:42pm
Penn Medicine and Wellness at Penn temporarily updated their masking guidelines in response to a recent spike in Philadelphia COVID-19 cases.