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Research:

Is There a Digital Hood?

A study led by Robin Stevens, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor and Director of the Health Equity & Media Lab, shows that there is an alarming connection between the negative social interactions disadvantaged youth experience in both the neighborhoods they live in and on social media. Read more

People:

Therese S. Richmond
Faculty

Therese S. Richmond

Andrea B. Laporte Professor of Nursing
Sara F. Jacoby
Faculty

Sara F. Jacoby

Assistant Professor of Nursing
Robin C. Stevens
Faculty

Robin C. Stevens

Assistant Professor of Nursing
Lisa M. Lewis
Faculty

Lisa M. Lewis

Associate Professor of Nursing

News:

Penn Interprofessional Forum Addresses Social Determinants of Health

On November 8, the Penn Interprofessional Forum to Address Social Determinants of Health welcomed Dr. Laura Magana Valladares, Executive Senior Advisor, IANPHI Mexico Secretariat, National Institute of Public Health, and Dean Antonia Villarruel, Professor and Margaret Bond Simon Dean of Nursing Senior Fellow, to share the National Academy of Medicine’s report “A Framework for Educating Health Professionals to Address the Social Determinants of Health” (2016) with the Penn community.